Welcome, convention enthusiasts! As the summer heat reaches its peak, Las Vegas is about to get even hotter with a line-up of incredible conventions coming to town this August 2023. From the enchanting magic tricks to thrilling roller derby action, to interactive martial arts experiences, the spirit of craft distilling, and the fun-filled Red Hat celebration, there’s something for everyone. Let’s take a closer look at these events, so you can start planning your Vegas adventure.
Running from the 7th to the 9th of August, Magic Fall 2023 will be the centerpiece of the Las Vegas Strip. Fashion enthusiasts from around the world will convene at the Las Vegas Convention Center to get a glimpse into the future of fashion. Magic Fall showcases everything from women’s and men’s apparel to footwear and accessories. Retailers and designers will enjoy networking opportunities, insightful sessions, and of course, the chance to explore upcoming fashion trends. It’s a fashionista’s dream come true, so don’t miss out.
Next on our list, from the 17th to 26th of August, is the Craft Spirits Conference & Expo. Taking place at the Mirage Hotel and Casino, this event is the ultimate gathering of the craft spirits community. Distillers, suppliers, and enthusiasts will unite to explore new trends, innovative distilling techniques, and sample some of the best spirits the industry has to offer. The conference will feature insightful seminars, tastings, and an expo showcasing the latest in craft spirits. For lovers of the distilled arts, this is an event not to be missed.
Fasten your helmets and get ready for Rollercon 2023! From the 23rd to the 27th of August, the Expo at World Market Center will be transformed into a roller derby paradise. This event celebrates all things roller derby, with action-packed bouts, skills clinics, parties, and a vibrant vendor village. Whether you’re a seasoned skater or a curious spectator, Rollercon offers a unique, thrilling experience.
From August 31st to September 2nd, the martial arts world turns its attention to the Las Vegas Convention Center for Jiu-Jitsu CON IBJJF 2023. As one of the premier jiu-jitsu events globally, the convention offers a unique chance to learn from the best, compete against diverse opponents, and connect with the global jiu-jitsu community. Expect a week of intense competition, masterclasses, and showcases that highlight the power, discipline, and beauty of this martial art.
To wrap up the month, we move to a lighter note with the Las Vegas Red Hat Funvention from the 24th to the 27th of August. This event is a celebration of women, creativity, and of course, the signature red hat. Taking place at the Orleans Hotel & Casino, the Funvention includes numerous activities such as a parade, tea parties, and an assortment of workshops on everything from crafting to personal development. It’s a great opportunity to connect, have fun, and celebrate being a woman.
Whether you’re passionate about fashion, the spirit of distilling, the rush of roller derby, the discipline of martial arts, or the joyous celebration of womanhood, August in Las Vegas has you covered. So, mark your calendars and start planning your trip for these exciting conventions. Remember to stay safe, have fun, and embrace the unique energy that each of these events brings to the vibrant city of Las Vegas.