If you're visiting Vegas in May, you'll find plenty of special events to enhance your trip. Whether you're spending most of your time on the Strip or downtown – or hopping back and forth between the two – the city will keep you entertained, no matter where your interests lie.
The following are just some of the activities Las Vegas has to offer in May:
Well-known as a comedian, actor, producer and writer, Dave Chappelle is appearing at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino's Event Center on May 5 at 9 p.m. He's considered by fans and colleagues to be one of today's best stand-up comedians.
Joel McHale became famous as the host of "The Soup," and on the NBC comedy "Community". He continues his success in the current CBS comedy "The Great Indoors." McHale brings his snarky style of comedy to the Treasure Island theatre on Friday, May 26 at 9 p.m., where he'll riff on popular culture and his role as father of two sons.
Music superstar Cher will bring her incomparable style, iconic outfits and classic hits to Monte Carlo's Park Theater throughout May. Catch her show at 8 nightly on May 3, 5-6, 10, 12-13, 17 and 19-20.
A Flock of Seagulls
Whether you remember '80s music or are discovering it for the first time, A Flock of Seagulls was one of the era's top bands, known for their great music and crazy hairstyles. Songs including "I Ran (So Far Away)" and "Space Age Love Song" have contributed to the group's enduring popularity. Relive their hits at The Golden Nugget on May 5 at 8 p.m.
Las Vegas has celebrated Helldorado Days since 1934 and the fun continues this year from May 11-14 at the Las Vegas Village. This outdoor venue is located directly across Las Vegas Boulevard from the Luxor Hotel & Casino and shuttles will help you get from various hotels to the event. Whether you'd like to attend a beer festival, watch bull riders or enjoy a carnival ride, Helldorado Days has you covered!
Indian Food & Cultural Festival
Check out the Indian Food & Cultural Festival to sample Indian food from local restaurants, enjoy native performances and shop for traditional goods. This annual festival will be held May 6 from 11 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. at the Clark County Amphitheater in downtown Las Vegas.