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July Family-Friendly Activities in Las Vegas Area

Looking for July family-friendly activities in Las Vegas and surrounding areas? Look no further.

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

If you’re a mom, dad, or caregiver and you’re looking for the ultimate guide to Las Vegas and the surrounding areas, Nevada Moms is the spot.

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Ongoing Activities in Our Area

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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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What’s Happening on the Fourth of July?

Looking for a complete list of events and activities to celebrate the fourth of July? We’ve got you covered.

From parades and fireworks to outdoor BBQs and cookouts, your family will have a blast throughout the Fourth of July weekend. Click the link above to check out what’s going on.

Boulder City

Story Time on the Train (canceled through July for maintenance)

Date: Jul 16 at 10am, 12pm, 2pm, and 4pm

Location: Nevada Southern Railway Museum, 601 Yucca St Boulder City, NV 89005

Story Time on the train on the Nevada Southern Railway. The kids enjoy a coloring page, craft and an age-appropriate story read by one of our docents.

Everyone rides the train from the depot to Railroad Pass and returns while enjoying the activities along with their parents and family. StoryTime is on each of the regular departures for the day.

Dates:

  • August 20, 2022
  • September 17, 2022
  • October 15, 2022
  • November 19, 2022
  • December 17, 2022
  • January 21, 2023

*Currently Story Time Trains run at all times: 10:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm and 4:00pm.

Henderson

City of Henderson Splash Pads Now Open for the Season

Date: Season is April 1 – October 31

Location: various locations throughout the City of Henderson

Visit the link above for a complete list of over 80 splash pads to visit this year.

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Park Pals

Date: Every Monday and Wednesday from 3-5pm (Jul 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27)

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. Ages 5-18.

FIT4MOMS Stroller Strides Classes

Date: Every Tuesday, Thursday, & Saturday at 9am, Thursdays at 7:30pm

Location: The Green Behind Whole Foods

Join FIT4MOM for Stroller Strides every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at 9 a.m. and for Body Boost on Thursdays at 7:30 p.m.

Your first workout is complimentary! Classes meet at The Green behind Whole Foods.

Music in the Courtyard

Date: Every Friday & Saturday from 7-9pm

Location: The Courtyard at The District at GVR

Enjoy music from some of the best local artists in town every. Music in The Courtyard will be held from June through August, on Friday and Saturday nights from 7pm to 9pm.

Schedule has not been released for July and August.

Archery Open Range

Date: Every Saturday (Jul 2, 9, 16, 23, 30) from 8am – 1pm

Location: Whitney Ranch Recreation Center; 1575 Galleria Dr. Henderson, NV 89014

Ages 5-17; $4/day
Ages 18+; $7/day

The range master facilitates safe archery target shooting through coordinated directions to groups wishing to practice their skills. Bring your own equipment (no broad tip arrows allowed) or rent it from us for $10 per hour or $20 per day. Ages 5-18.

Movies on The Green

Date: Every Saturday, May 21 – Jul 9 starting at 7pm

Location: The Green (located behind Whole Foods)

Join us Saturday nights on The Green for May & June Movie Nights. Bring a blanket and some take out from any of your favorite The District restaurants and we’ll bring the movies.

Seating begins at 7 PM and movie starts at 7:30 PM.

Movie Lineup:

FREE and open to the public. *Space is limited! Reserve your spot HERE.

Free Public Skate @ Lifeguard Arena

Date: Jul 6, 15, 18, 30

Location: Lifeguard Arena; 222 S Water St Henderson, NV 89015

Beat the heat, and get on the ice! The City of Henderson and Lifeguard Arena are teaming up to offer free public skate to our community on select dates this summer. Skaters of all ages and experience levels are welcome!

Registration is required in order to participate. Skate rentals are $3 and available for purchase after you check in. Please visit lifeguardarena.com/open-skate for facility rules and regulations.

Upcoming Dates and Times:

  • Wednesday, July 6 Noon to 2pm
  • Friday, July 15 Noon to 2pm
  • Monday, July 18 1pm to 3pm
  • Saturday, July 30 10am to noon
  • Monday, August 1 Noon to 2pm

Sunday FUNDay

Date: Jul 10 from 6-8pm

Location: Black Mountain Activity Pool, Henderson Multigenerational Activity Pool, Whitney Ranch Activity Pool

Bring your towel and come enjoy various board games and lawn games such as Jenga and cornhole in the
activity pool grass area.

Tournament Tuesdays – Kickball

Date: Jul 12, 26 from 3-5pm

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

Bring friends to or make new ones at Tournament Tuesdays. Tournaments include dodgeball, wiffleball, kickball, and volleyball.

Ages 7-15 ◾ Free

Register using activity code 153311.

Cosmic Swim

Date: Jul 13 from 7-9pm

Location: Henderson Multigenerational Activity 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

Open to all ages. Register using activity code 336517

$5 per person

Vintage Market & Craft Sale

Date: Jul 16 from 7am-1pm

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

Whether you craft, upcycle or repurpose, this is the show for you! During the summer we will bring our popular show indoors. As a vendor, this is a great opportunity to display your treasures and talents. All ages are welcome to shop. Admission is free.

Cardboard Boat Regatta

Date: Jul 16 from 4-6pm

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

The Cardboard Boat Regatta challenges amateur boat builders to design, build and navigate boats made entirely of corrugated cardboard and duct tape. The Regatta is open to participation from families, businesses, schools, youth groups, groups of friends, and nonprofit organizations desiring to build a boat and participate.

Awards will be given for the following:
“The Allure of the Seas” – Best Looking
“The Staten Island Ferry” – Carrying the Most People
“The World Is not Enough” – World’s Fastest Yacht
“The Titanic” – Best Sinking Ship
“The Queen Elizabeth” – Best All Around

Open swim and check-in are from noon-4:00 p.m. Boat races will begin at 4:30 p.m.

Ages 8+ ◾ $5 per boat. Daily admission for all others

Register using activity code 336595

Mighty Medley Obstacle Course

Date: Jul 23 from 12:30-2:30pm

Location: Heritage Park Aquatic Complex; 310 S. Racetrack Rd. Henderson, Nevada 89015

Barrel through obstacles, balance your way over a narrow bridge, and finish with a splash on our floating obstacle course that’s sure to be a blast for anyone who loves to get wet. A swim test is required before participants can use the obstacle course. Open swim areas will also be available. Ages 8-14

Register using activity code 336013. $5 per person

HulaDay Luau and Festival

Date: Jul 29 from 7-9pm and Jul 30

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

Aloha! Join us under the night sky for a summer luau to embrace Hawaiian culture. The music, games, and a hula demonstration will have you feeling like you are on the beautiful beaches of the Hawaiian islands.

All ages • $5 per person
Register in advance using activity code 336504

HulaDay continues with an all-day festival embracing Hawaiian culture. Enjoy music, games, and a hula demonstration.

All ages during pool operating hours • Daily pool admission/membership

Escape Room Series: Spiderman

Date: Jul 30 from 9:30am-7:30pm

Location: Downtown Recreation Center; 50 Van Wagenen St. Henderson, Nevada 89015

Join us for an inside out-themed escape room. Families will have one hour to escape the room. Each reservation time slot below holds a maximum of 10 participants from the same household. Cost is per person. Registration ends June 6.

$15 per person per event. Register in advance using activity code 153336

9:30-10:45 am | 11:15 am-12:30 pm | 1:00-2:15 pm | 2:45-4:00 pm | 4:30-5:45 pm | 6:15-7:30 pm

Parents Night Out: S’MORE Summer Fun

Date: Jul 30 from 6-9pm

Location: Whitney Mesa Recreation Area; 1661 Galleria Dr. Henderson, Nevada 89014

Parents enjoy a night out while your children kick off the summer with us. Children will enjoy a night filled with adventure. Including archery, hiking, s’mores, and stories by the campfire. Ages 7-12

$20 per person. Register using activity code 643114.

Las Vegas

City of Las Vegas Splash Pads Now Open for the Season

Date: Season is May 1 – TBD

Location: various locations throughout the City of Las Vegas

Visit the link above for a complete list of over 80 splash pads to visit this year.

Toddler Time

Date: Every Monday and Friday from 11am-12pm

Location: Springs Preserve @ The Garden Center

Toddler Time has returned to the Springs Preserve! Bring your little ones to the Garden Classroom every Friday from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. for kid-friendly activities and stories, with new themes weekly. FREE for members or with paid general admission.

Summerlin Sounds

Date: Every Wednesday, Jun 8 – Jul 13 from 5:30-9pm

Location: The Lawn at Downtown Summerlin

Join Downtown Summerlin every Wednesday evening at 5:30 PM for the return of Summerlin Sounds Summer Concert Series! Enjoy an evening at The Lawn featuring live music, kids activities and more for the perfect way to celebrate the Summer.

Songs on the Square

Date: Every Friday & Saturday, Jun 10 – Jul 30 from 6-8pm

Location: Town Square Las Vegas; 6605 Las Vegas Blvd South

Concerts every Friday & Saturday, Free music performances by local artists in the Square.

  • July 8 – MONK & THE PO’ BOYS BLUES DUO
  • July 9 – NIEVE SOLO VOCALIST BACKING TRACKS
  • July 15 – JOEY VITALE JR. TRIO
  • July 16 – AUSTIN LIGHTFOOT VIOLINIST

Popup Parks & Recreation

Date: Jun 14 – Aug 6, Tuesday – Saturday

Location: Varies by Date

Mark your calendar now to bring your family to a city of Las Vegas park near you for free pop-up fun. There will be sports, field day games, crafts and other fun activities led by Parks and Recreation staff and community partners. Look for the mobile city of Las Vegas Recreation Van and registration table at the days and times listed below.

Events continue Tuesday-Saturday through Aug. 6.

  • Lorenzi Park, 3333 W. Washington Ave. – 8 to 10 a.m. June 14.
  • Woofter Family Park, 1600 Rock Springs Drive – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 15.
  • Polly Gonzalez Memorial Park, 5425 Corbett St. – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 16.
  • Children’s Memorial Park, 6601 W. Gowan Road – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 17 and July 15.
  • First Friday Foundation Farmers Market at First Street and Boulder Avenue – 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. June 18; and 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 2, July 16 and Aug. 6.
  • Floyd Lamb Park at Tule Springs, 9200 Tule Springs Road – 8 to 10 a.m. June 21, July 1, July 5 and July 19.
  • Police Memorial Park, 3250 Metro Academy Way – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 22 and July 27.
  • Raphael Rivera Park, 2850 E. Stewart Ave. – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 23 and July 28.
  • Angel Park, 241 S. Durango Drive – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 24 and July 7.
  • Rotary Park, 901 Hinson St. – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 25.
  • Trigono Hills Park, 3805 Cliff Shadows Parkway – 8 to 10 a.m. June 28 and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 22.
  • Gilcrease Brothers Park, 10011 Gilcrease Ave. – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 29 and July 9.
  • Patriot Community Park, 4050 Thom Blvd. – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 30 and Aug. 3.
  • East Las Vegas Family Park, 4480 E. Washington Ave. – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 1.
  • Baker Park, 1010 E. St. Louis Ave. – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 6.
  • Bill Briare Family Park, 650 N. Tenaya Way – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 8.
  • Kellogg Zaher Sports Complex, 7901 W. Washington Ave. – 8 to 10 a.m. July 12.
  • Heers Park, 6320 Plaza Verde Place – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 13.
  • Wayne Bunker Family Park, 7351 W. Alexander Road – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 14.
  • Bruce Trent Park, 8851 Vegas Drive – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 20.
  • Rainbow Family Park, 7151 W. Oakey Blvd. – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 21.
  • Pop Squires Park, 8480 Orly Ave. – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 23.
  • Justice Myron E. Leavitt & Jaycee Community Park, 2100 E. St. Louis Ave. – 8 to 10 a.m. July 26.
  • Ansan Sister City Park, 7801 Ducharme Ave. – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 29.
  • Charleston Neighborhood Preservation Park, 6508 Hyde Ave. – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 30.
  • Bob Baskin Park, 2801 W. Oakey Blvd. – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 4.
  • Buckskin Basin Park, 7350 Buckskin Ave. – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 5.

This schedule is subject to change. Call 702-229-PLAY for more information

The program will not be available during inclement weather (i.e., extreme heat or cold, high winds and rain.

FIT4MOM Las Vegas

Date: Every Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday

Location: The Lawn at Downtown Summerlin

FIT4MOM is the nation’s leading prenatal and postnatal fitness program, providing fitness classes and a network of moms to support every stage of motherhood. From pregnancy, through postpartum and beyond, FIT4MOM’s fitness and wellness programs help make moms strong in body, mind, and spirit.

Join FIT4Mom every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday at The Lawn at Downtown Summerlin.

Another Hot Tropical Night Pool Party

Date: Jul 17 from 6-9pm

Location: Pavilion Center Pool, 101 S. Pavilion Center Drive

It’s our annual tropical adventure! Dancing, swimming, games, and a DJ playing live music. Hula dancers and fire eaters are a must see this year! All pool rules apply and swimsuits are required. Cost: $4 per person. For more information, please call 702.229.1488.

Ward 4 Car Appreciation Day Show

Date: Jul 20 from 6 – 10:30pm

Location: On Clark Avenue in front of Las Vegas City Hall, 495 S. Main St.

Free and open to the public.

Las Vegas City Hall, outside on Clark Avenue between Main Street and First Street.

In honor of National Collector Car Appreciation Day, Ward 4 is hosting a car show at Las Vegas City Hall. For more information, contact Sally Christensen at 702-229-4906. Those who would like to display their vehicles must pre-register here. There is no entry fee.

Summer Splash Bash

Date: Jul 29 from 6 – 9pm

Location: Garside Pool, 250 S. Torrey Pines Drive.

Bring the family in swimsuits to enjoy a huge party splash-style, with dancing, swimming, games, and a DJ playing live music. All pool rules apply and swimsuits required. Fee: $4 per person

Dive-In Movie Night!

Date: Jul 30 from 6 – 9pm

Location: Garside Pool, 250 S. Torrey Pines Drive.

Bring the family in swimsuits to take a dip in the pool, lounge on a raft, or lounge in a deck chair while watching “”The Secret Life of Pets”” on the big screen. Light refreshments will be available for purchase. All pool rules apply. Contact the facility for more information 702.229.6393

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Pahrump

Movies In the Park

Date: Every Saturday, Jun 11 – Aug 6; Movies start at 8:15pm

Location: Ian Dutch Memorial Park, Field 4; 1600 Honeysuckle St, Pahrump, NV 89048

Spend a night under the stars with your family by watching some of your favorite movies. Grab a blanket or lawn chair, some popcorn, and watch movies fun family-friendly movies all summer long. A complimentary movie that comes with lasting memories for you and your loved ones.

Movies In the Park Schedule

  • June 11 – Clifford The Big Red Dog
  • June 18 – Encanto
  • June 25 – American Underdog
  • July 2 – Paw Patrol
  • July 9 – Dream Horse
  • July 16 – Adventures of Rufus the Fantastic Pet
  • July 23 – Hook
  • July 30 – The Boss Baby Family Business
  • August 6 – The Final Season

June Family-Friendly Activities in Las Vegas

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 June.

Leanna Carson is an expecting mama via IVF and a serial entrepreneur.

Born and raised in Las Vegas, she loves sharing all things family-friendly as well as local spots most don’t even know about! She co-founded Nevada Moms in 2018 and it has become the #1 Family Guide to Nevada experiences, activities, happenings, and more.

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