february family-friendly activities in las vegas

February Family-Friendly Activities in Las Vegas Area

Looking for February family-friendly activities in Las Vegas and surrounding areas? Look no further. February is here and love is in the air.

While the events we share are specific to the month of February in Las Vegas, Henderson, and surrounding areas, there are always things to do in our wonderful city.

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The Best List of Boulder City, Henderson, Las Vegas Family Events

Keep scrolling if you’d like to read details on events, however, we do also offer the best list of Boulder City, Henderson, and Las Vegas events in town!

Our calendar is updated as soon as new events are shared and businesses can even submit their own events if they are family-friendly. Click the link above to access the FULL calendar as below is just a preview.

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Boulder City

Boulder City Wine Walks

Date: Feb. 12  from 4pm – 8pm

Location: Historic Boulder City, Boulder City, NV 89005

Stroll the historic downtown Boulder City streets and shops while sampling a variety of wines. The theme for this wine walk is Bubble Walk!

  • February 12 – Sweethearts Walk
  • March 12 – Mardi Crawl
  • April 9 – Luau Walk

18th Annual Dam Short Film Festival

Date: Feb. 10-14

Location: Boulder City Theater; 1225 Arizona St Boulder City, NV 89005

Believing that the short film is a unique and valuable art form, the Dam Short Film Society aims to seek out original, unusual, and entertaining short films from around the world.

The Dam Short Film Festival prides itself on being a festival for filmmakers and about filmmakers. This year’s film festival will be virtual. Visit website for more information.

Nevada State Mountain Bike Racing

Date: Feb. 11-13

Location: Bootleg Canyon Mountain Bike Park; 900 Canyon Road Boulder City, NV 89005

DVO Mob n Mojave is the 2nd of 3 of the DVO Winter Gravity Series.Bootleg Canyon Mountain Bike Park is an extensive network of World Class Downhill and Cross Country mountain bike trails perfect for the serious competitor.

Henderson

Festival of Lanterns

Date: Friday – Sunday through Feb. 13 2022 from 5 – 9pm

Location: Cowabunga Bay; 900 Galleria Drive, Henderson, NV 89011

Come, immerse yourself in the beauty and glow of handcrafted Chinese Lanterns that light up the nights during the Festival of Lanterns at Cowabunga Bay in Henderson. November is Fall Harvest theme and December is the Holiday Celebrations theme.

Park Pals

Date: Every Monday and Wednesday from 3-5pm (Feb. 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28)

Location: Water Street Plaza, 240 S. Water St.

A variety of sports activities and games will be set up each day for your enjoyment. From kickball to tag, each day will be a new activity.

NHL Street Festival

Date: Feb. 4 from 4-8pm

Location: Water Street Plaza; 240 S. Water St. Henderson, Nevada 89015

Guests of all ages can enjoy cuisine from local food trucks and take part in spectatorship. Look for special guests from the local hockey community, and join the watch party for the 2022 NHL All-Star Skills Competition on the Water Street Plaza’s 42-foot-wide digital screen. This event is held in partnership with the City of Henderson.

Gospel Fest 2022

Date: Feb. 5 at Noon

Location: Water Street Plaza Amphitheatre; 240 S. Water St. Henderson, Nevada 89015

In honor of Black History Month, join us for this uplifting concert event at the Water Street Plaza Amphitheater. Local pastors and Gospel artists, including the Sons of Soul and the acclaimed Brent Jones, will move and inspire guests. Authentic soul food served up by local eateries, including Mama Boy’s Cafe, will be available for purchase. Seating in the amphitheater is first come, first served.

Paint & Pizza: Love is in the Air

Date: Feb. 11 from 5:30-9 pm

Location: Black Mountain Recreation Center & Aquatic Complex; 599 Greenway Rd. Henderson, Nevada 89015

A blank canvas awaits your child on this lovely night. Children can let their imaginations run wild and paint what they like or follow the night’s theme using a variety of painting utensils including brushes, glitter, and sponges. Dinner and supplies are included. Register at least one week in advance as space is limited. Ages 5-12

february family-friendly activities in las vegas

Cookies and Love Notes

Date: Feb. 12 from 10-11am

Location: Valley View Recreation Center; 500 Harris St. Henderson, Nevada 89015

For Valentine’s Day, children will participate in card decorating that they can make for someone special. Light refreshments will be provided. All ages

Valentine’s Celebration Craft & Gift Show

Date: Feb. 12 from 10am – 4pm

Location: Green Valley Ranch Resort Spa and Casino; 2300 Paseo Verde Parkway Henderson, NV 89052

68 of the best and most talented artists & vendors will showcase the most unique selection of crafts & gifts – perfect for Valentine’s Day or any other occasion.

Neighborhood Playdate

Date: Feb. 18 from 2 – 4:45 pm

Location: Silver Springs Recreation Center; 1951 Silver Springs Pkwy. Henderson, Nevada 89074

Kids enjoy a fun-filled afternoon meeting new friends in a safe and enjoyable neighborhood playdate hosted by the City of Henderson. Our focus is on having fun, reducing stress, and promoting positive use of leisure time. Adventures await with exciting games, arts and crafts, sports activities, and more.

Cosmic Swim

Date: Feb. 18 from 6:30 – 8:30 pm

Location: Henderson Multigenerational Indoor Pool; 250 S. Green Valley Pkwy. Henderson, Nevada 89012

It’s a virtual galaxy of light and sound. Your interstellar aquatic experience includes music, lights, and glow gear. Enjoy a cosmic-themed night at the pool. Fun for the whole family! All ages

Boots and Belles Daddy/Daughter Dance

Date: Feb. 18 from 6:30 – 8:30pm

Location: Black Mountain Recreation Center & Aquatic Complex; 599 Greenway Rd. Henderson, Nevada 89015

Put your boots on and mosey on over to Black Mountain Corral as our annual Daddy-Daughter Dance heads for a western-themed Hoedown. Each belle (daughter) must be accompanied by a boot (dad, uncle, grandfather).

Enjoy music, games, and refreshments while you square dance the night away. Pictures are available for purchase (cash only). Each person attending must register. Please register early as this popular annual event fills quickly. Walk-ins the night of the event will not be accepted.

Vegas Golden Knights Watch Parties

Date: Feb. 25 at 6:30pm

Location: Water Street Plaza; 240 S. Water St. Henderson, Nevada 89015

Help us cheer on the Vegas Golden Knights as they face divisional rivals and other top-tier competition on the road to the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs. Enjoy a live DJ, souvenir giveaways, food trucks and more! The Water Street Plaza’s spacious outdoor setting, surround sound and jumbotron allow for a comfortable, yet electric atmosphere to catch all of the exciting action on the ice.

  • Saturday, January 29 at 4 p.m. (vs. Tampa Bay Lightning)
  • Friday, February 25 at 6:30 p.m. (vs. Arizona Coyotes)
  • Friday, March 4 at 7 p.m. (vs. Anaheim Ducks)
  • Friday, April 1 at 7 p.m. (vs. Seattle Kraken)
  • Sunday, April 10 at 7 p.m. (vs. San Jose Sharks)

Fashion Show & Art Show

Date: Feb. 26 from 2-6pm

Location: Silver Springs Recreation Center; 1951 Silver Springs Pkwy. Henderson, Nevada 89074

Come experience a live fashion show where the latest fashion trends are presented on our very own runway. There will be an art & craft fair with 20+ vendors showcasing unique items including stylish clothes, shoes, custom art, jewelry and more. Refreshments available at a nominal fee.

Rad Tad’s Froguary Pool Party

Date: Feb. 26 from 3-5pm

Location: Whitney Ranch Indoor Pool; 1575 C Galleria Dr. Henderson, Nevada 89014

Come join Rad Tad for his fun, froggy pool party! We’ll have open swim, games, crafts, prizes, and the Mighty Medley! Even Rad Tad himself will be there to hang out while we have fun and spread the word about water safety. Join us for a hoppy good time! All ages

Las Vegas

february family-friendly activities in las vegas

Lunar New Year Exhibition: Year of the Tiger Reception

Date: Feb. 3 from 5-7pm | Exhibit open through May 5

Location: ​​Clark County Library; 1401 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89119

This is the 12th year of this annual invitational exhibit which unites artists interested in exploring what the Lunar New Year of the Tiger means through their art. Artists are asked to investigate Asian Heritage and what the Tiger year means to Asian culture.

While some artists keep their visual ideas simple and others learn and incorporate complex Asian folk tales or stories in their art, artists also bring a mastery of technique and knowledge of the formal elements and principles of design to their art.

Best of the West Craft Show

Date: Feb. 6 from 10-am – 4pm

Location: Veil Pavilion at The Silverton; 3333 Blue Diamond Road Las Vegas, NV 89139

This event is held with over 70 vendors indoors in the Veil Pavilion and outdoors on the walkway from the casino buffet area doors to Veil and the veranda outside Veil. Masks are required indoors.

Clark County Spring Festival

Date: Feb. 6 from 11am-2pm

Location: Desert Breeze Community Center; 8275 Spring Mountain Road

Desert Breeze Community Center and Commissioner Justin Jones are presenting the 1st Annual Spring Festival, a one-day festival celebrating the Lunar New Year at Desert Breeze Community Center.

Family Valentine’s Day Dance

Date: Feb. 12 from 5-7pm

Location: Greater Las Vegas Academy; 2170 E. Mauli Ave. Las Vegas, Nv

Greater Las Vegas Academy will host our Family Valentine’s Day Dance Party! February 12th, from 5:00 PM-7:00 PM.

Each family will receive 4 heart-shaped cookies to decorate. We will have dance contests and tons of fun for the family. ONLY $20 per family OF 4!

Craft Festival at Tivoli Village

Date: Feb. 20 from 10-am – 4pm

Location: Tivoli Village Las Vegas; 400 South Rampart Blvd Las Vegas, NV 89145

Enjoy an OUTDOOR event with the entire family. Dogs are welcome, too! No masks required! Come on out and see for yourself why LV Craft Shows is a 7-time Best of Las Vegas Winner in 2021!

Bows and Bowties Soiree

Date: Feb. 26 from 6-8pm

Location: Mirabelli Community Center, 6200 Hargrove Ave.

Daddy/Daughter Dance

Pahrump

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Family-Friendly Events

What events and activities are you looking forward to attending with your family this month?

Have travel plans to Reno or Tahoe areas? Check out upcoming events in Northern Nevada for the month of February.

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