Warm weather is finally here — and we’re not missing a single opportunity to bask in it! From the Vintage Market & Craft Sale to Beauty and the Beast, there are plenty of fun things to do in spring around Henderson. Explore our guide to all the neighborhood happenings to help you find an activity the entire family will enjoy!
St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival
March 15-17 | Henderson Events Plaza | Free Admission
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day the Irish way! Water Street will be transformed into a festival of fun, complete with carnival games and rides (with the purchase of tickets). This event will also include a parade and car show! Every member of your party can find a reason to celebrate at this festive outdoor event!
Beauty and the Beast
March 27-28 | 7-9:30 p.m. | Henderson Pavilion | Tickets Start at $20
Step into the enchanted world of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, complete with all the dazzling costumes and songs written by Alan Menken and the late Howard Ashman. Tickets start at $20 for a magical night you’ll always remember! Can’t make those dates? Don’t worry! Additional performances will be held on April 3-4.
Las Vegas Women’s Half Marathon & 5K
March 29 | 7 a.m. | Henderson Multigenerational Recreation Center | Tickets Start at $1
The City of Henderson will host the inaugural Las Vegas Women’s Half Marathon and 5K to celebrate all the ladies! This event will even offer a Breast Feeding tent for new mothers at the start and finish area as well as a Maturity Mile for expecting mothers to partake in the fun! Celebrate a special Women’s Day with some healthy, outdoor fun!
Vintage Market & Craft Sale
April 11 | 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. | Silver Springs Recreation Center | Free Admission
Do you love antiquing for the perfect bargain on one-of-a-kind items? Whether you craft or upcycle, the Vintage Market & Craft Sale is for you! If you’re interested in selling, you’ll need to reserve a spot for $20. Admission for shoppers is free.
Spring Carnival & Hippity-Hop Egg Hunt
April 11 | 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. | Whitney Ranch Recreation Center | Tickets Start at $5
Celebrate spring with the seventh annual Spring Carnival & Hippity-Hop Egg Hunt. The event will include a variety of carnival games, bounce houses, and refreshments. Your little ones can even participate in an egg hunt! Register for this family-friendly event using activity code 151256-36.
April 11 | 3 p.m. | Henderson Pavilion | Tickets Start at $30.50
Henderson Bluesfest returns with a day full of live entertainment, tasty food, and refreshing beverages. Listen to the sounds of the Robert Cray Band, Mavis Staples, the Dennis Jones Band, and more at an event that’s perfect for the whole family! Tickets start at $30.50 for a day full of rhythm and blues.
Recalling Industrial Days
April 27 | Noon-10 p.m. | Henderson Events Plaza | Free Admission
Honor the City of Henderson’s past and celebrate its future during this special community event. The Henderson Events Plaza will transform into a time machine, highlighting everything from the year of Henderson’s inception to the present. The event will also include a pie-eating contest, line dancing, and barbecue dinner with the Mayor and City Council. Admission for attendees is free.
Henderson Trail Hunt
May 4-June 2 | Henderson Trails | Free Admission
Twenty-five treasure boxes have been hidden on Henderson trails. Be the first person to locate one of these treasure boxes, and you will discover a certificate that can be redeemed for a $25 gift card. If a prize has already been claimed, take a selfie with the box to be entered into a weekly raffle for additional prizes! What better way to get outside and enjoy the amazing weather?
Art Festival of Henderson
May 11-12 | 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. | Free Admission
See Water Street transformed into a stunning arts district during Mother’s Day weekend for the Art Festival of Henderson. Shop fine arts and crafts, watch live demonstrations, and listen to live performances. The event will also feature a chalk art competition, food, and an interactive area for younger visitors.
Last Friday, Just Add Water Street
May 31 | Water Street District | 6-10 p.m. | Free Admission
It’s time to get your feet wet on Water Street. This community celebration is held the last Friday of each month in historic downtown Henderson. Attendees can cool off from the heat and enjoy street-side entertainment, live music, food vendors, and much more. Admission is free to the public.
This is just a sampling of the many things to do in spring around Henderson! Are you still looking for fun activities to add to your family’s schedule? Explore Inspirada’s community calendar to stay up to date on Henderson events year-round.