Life Is Beautiful Festival Starts Friday, Traffic Disruptions Expected Downtown
Life is Beautiful returns to downtown Las Vegas this weekend.
The festival runs from 2 p.m. to 1 a.m. Friday through Sunday.
The following street closures are now in effect:
Sept. 20 at 12:01 a.m. to Sept. 23 at 11:59 p.m.
Carson Avenue from 6th Street to 7th Street
7th Street from Bridger Avenue to Carson Avenue
6th Street from Bridger Avenue to Ogden Avenue
Fremont Street from Las Vegas Boulevard to 6th Street (pedestrian access only; no thru traffic)
The festival will also cause rerouting of several bus routes. Check the Regional Transportation Commission website for a list.
However, a community shuttle has been set up for the festival.
The Life is Beautiful Community Shuttle will run continuously from Wednesday, Sept. 18, to Monday, Sept. 23.
Stops will be identified with signage in an area community members can wait.
8th Street & Mesquite Avenue
9th Street & Stewart Avenue
11th Street & Carson Avenue
8th Street & Bridger Avenue
6th Street in front of El Cortez Hotel & Casino
Las Vegas Boulevard & Mesquite Avenue
Please note that the shuttle does not run between the hours of 2 and 7 a.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 18: 9 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 19: 7 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 20: 7 a.m. to 2 a.m. (next day)
Saturday, Sept. 21: 7 a.m. to 2 a.m. (next day)
Sunday, Sept. 22: 7 a.m. to 2 a.m. (next day)
Monday, Sept. 23: 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.