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Things To Do In Las Vegas In September

Last updated: February 26, 2018 at 2:57 pm. Posted by in Las Vegas Hotels, Las Vegas Shows, Things to Do in Las Vegas. Comments Off on Things To Do In Las Vegas In September.

September is a busy month. It’s time to (unofficially) say goodbye to summer with Labor Day parties. Fall also means it’s time for football. The pro season kicks off on Sept. 7, and Vegas has tons of great places where you can catch the action. Don’t forget this month it’s also time to celebrate Mexican Independence Day.

Las Vegas has entertainment galore lined up in September — everything from the smooth sounds of Richard Marx and Enrique Iglesias to the side-splitting comedy of Jerry Seinfeld and Bob Saget. Check out these things to do in Las Vegas in September.

Sept. 17 – 23

CÉline Dion

Celine Dion's Las Vegas show returns - Things to do in Las Vegas in September

Céline Dion returns to The Colosseum at Caesars Palace Sept. 19 – 20, 22 – 23, 26 – 27 and 29 – 30. Dion has sold almost 250 million records during her 30-year career. The Las Vegas show includes her biggest hits mixed with timeless hits by iconic artists ranging from Elvis to Queen and Prince. Show time is 7:30 p.m. and tickets are priced from $55.

Sip and Savor with Wolfgang Puck

The Wolfgang Puck Las Vegas culinary team presents its 5th annual Sip & Savor event at Spago inside The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace on Sept. 21. Guests will be able to sample a variety of dishes from each of Puck’s Las Vegas restaurants, along with wine, champagne and spirits, all while being treated to the musical stylings of Michael Shulman.

Menu items will include a bruschetta bar, Italian street food, a fish market, a Turkish/Mediterranean-style bazaar and more.

The evening will increase awareness and raise funds for Keep Memory Alive. Early bird tickets are available now and priced at $225 for VIP and $175 for General Admission. VIP ticket holders will receive early entry and access to the food and beverage stations as well as have the opportunity to utilize reserved seating areas. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for VIP and 6:30 p.m. for GA.

Sept. 24 – 30

WOW opens at Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino

WOW new Las Vegas show at the Rio - Things to do in Las Vegas in September

Vegas’ newest show, “WOW,” opens at Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino Sep. 26. The water spectacular features acrobats and dancers in a 180-degree theatrical setting that engages the audience with 3D multimedia projections, water walls, and holograms. The show features more than 30 amazing performing artists, including acrobats, daredevils, dancers, niche acts and musicians. “WOW” will run Tuesday – Thursday at 7 p.m. and Friday – Sunday at 7 and 9 p.m.

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Sept. 1 – 7

Labor Day Specials and Parties

September kicks off with the Labor Day holiday weekend - Find things to do in Vegas in September

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September kicks off with the Labor Day holiday weekend. It’s your chance to say goodbye to summer in style.

Cabo Wabo Cantina, located inside Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino, will ring in Labor Day with a weekend of live music, patio parties and drink specials from Sept. 1 – 4.  The Mexican restaurant will host patio parties featuring live music and drink specials, including Dos Equis beer buckets, priced at $23. Partiers can nurse their hangovers with signature breakfast selections including the croissant French toast priced at $10.95; the CW eggs Benedict for $13.95 and huevos rancheros, a delicious combination of crispy corn tortillas, queso sauce, cheddar cheese, jack cheese, ranchero sauce and two fried eggs, priced at $11.95.

Check out more Labor Day bashes in Vegas.

Drai’s BeachClub and Nightclub

Drai's Nightclub and Beach Club will be in full swing in September

The party will be in full swing over Labor Day at Drai’s Beachclub and Nightclub at The Cromwell. On Friday, Sept. 1, chart-topping hip-hop duo Rae Sremmurd will perform a high-energy set of their biggest hits like “No Type,” “Black Beatles” and “Start a Party.” The party will continue Saturday, Sept. 2 as Wiz Khalifa takes over the Drai’s LIVE stage for a late-night set of favorites. On Sunday, Sept. 3, Labor Day Weekend will culminate with a finale performance by Lil Wayne, bringing the beats with hits like “A Milli,” “No Worries” and more.

OMNIA Nightclub

OMNIA Nightclub at Caesars Palace will host some of the top DJs this Labor Day weekend

OMNIA Nightclub at Caesars Palace will host some of the world’s top DJs over Labor Day weekend. On Sept. 1 Martin Garrix with Justin Mylo will perform. Armin Van Buuren takes over on Sept. 2 and the weekend comes to an end with Steve Aoki on Sept. 3.

Kickstart at The POOL at The LINQ Hotel & Casino

The pool at the LINQ will host KICKSTART Mt Dew - Things to do in Las Vegas in September

The POOL at The LINQ Hotel & Casino hosts the MTN Dew Kickstart Poolside Pregame on Sept. 3. Guests can sample Kickstart energy drink flavors and get special bonuses, upgrades and perks by interacting on social media. There will be a DJ, pool games, corn hole and fun inflatables to splash around with.

Richard Marx

Grammy Award-winning singer, Richard Marx's Las Vegas show at the Flamingo

Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter, and producer Richard Marx is satisfying audiences at Flamingo Las Vegas with his limited engagement, “Satisfied: Only The Hits” Sept. 1-2.  Marx is distinguished for having written a #1 song in four different decades across various charts. Get ready to hear “Right Here Waiting,” “Hold On to the Nights,” “Satisfied” and more in this intimate acoustic show. Show time is 7:30 p.m.

Rod Stewart

Things to do in Las Vegas in September - Rod Stewart Las Vegas show at Caesars Palace

Photo by Penny Lancaster Stewart

Rod Stewart is still rockin’ with his show “Rod Stewart: The Hits” at Caesars Palace. The concert features a set list of the rock and R&B favorites that have defined Stewart’s five-decade-long career like “Maggie May,” “Hot Legs,” and “Some Guys Have All the Luck.” Stewart performs at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace Sept. 2 – 3. Show time is 7:30 p.m.

High Roller Specials

Walk down the LINQ Promenade at any hour, Las Vegas late night activiites

Take a spin on the High Roller, the world’s tallest observation wheel, at The LINQ Promenade. Clark County School District teachers can ride free Sept. 1 – 30. Friends & family of CCSD teachers can receive 50 percent off tickets.

The High Roller also has a Family Special through Sept. 30. Enjoy a family friendly ride with four-pack specials starting at $59. The package includes two adult and two youth tickets.

Jeff Dunham

Jeff Dunham to play The Colosseum at Caesars Palace - Things to do in Las Vegas in September

Jeff Dunham, the popular comic/ventriloquist is bringing his cast of characters to Las Vegas to play The Colosseum at Caesars Palace Sept. 6 and Sept. 13 The chart-topping comedic phenomenon has set sales and TV ratings records and has consistently sold out shows by keeping audiences in stitches. Show time is 7:30 p.m.

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Football Season Opener

September kicks off the football season - Watch the games at Paris Las Vegas' Beer Park

We’re definitely ready for some football in Las Vegas. The professional football season kicks off Sept. 7. Whether you want to watch in a sports book or a sports bar, Vegas has the perfect places to watch the games.

We love BEER PARK at Paris Las Vegas, which is tailgate central with viewing parties all season.

There’s viewing available from every seat in the venue and live betting will is available at the in-house sports book.

Guests can indulge in tailgate-style food options during all the games and BEER PARK will celebrate college football season with viewing parties and a “Pigskin Pig Roast” every Saturday through the end of the season.

Another great place to watch football is Montecristo Cigar Bar at Caesars Palace. In The Library room you’ll find a 208-inch video wall made up of twelve 55-inch television screens, which makes it a premier spot to watch the games. The bar will be offering special football packages all season long. While you’re there, you’ll want to sign up for membership in the Montecristo Social Club. Sign up for a lifetime membership for $100 and you’ll receive 10 percent off drinks every time you visit as well as early access and special rates to monthly cigar and spirit events. (There’s a $65 fee to attend monthly social events.) Members who attend monthly social events will receive a sampling of four spirits and a featured cigar of the month as part of their entry fee.


Sept. 8 – 16

Jennifer Lopez

Things to do in Las Vegas in September - Jennifer Lopez lights up the Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino

Jennifer Lopez lights up the Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino with her residency “JENNIFER LOPEZ: ALL I HAVE.” She’ll be bringing her hit songs including “On The Floor,” “Jenny From The Block,” and “Love Don’t Cost A Thing” to Vegas Sept. 6, 8 – 9, 13, 15 – 16, 20, 22 – 23, 27 and 29 – 30. The show features a five-piece live band and 14 dancers, showcasing extravagant costumes and state-of-the-art technology in sets, lighting, video and special effects.

Jerry Seinfeld

Things to do in Las Vegas in September - Jerry Seinfeld performs at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace

Get ready for some laughs when comedian Jerry Seinfeld takes the stage at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace Sept. 8 – 9. He’s best known for his role on NBC’s “Seinfeld,” the most popular and successful sitcom on American television, and his internet show “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee” has gotten raves. Catch the show at  7:30 p.m.

Special Dinner with Chef Nobu

Exclusive menu featured at Nobu Restaurant - Things to do in Las Vegas in September

Looking for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to indulge in a meal from a celebrity chef? Chef Nobu Matsuhisa & Yuji Aruga from Katsunuma Jozo Winery, are hosting a dinner Sept. 9 featuring Chef Nobu’s extraordinary cuisine paired with exclusive Aruga Branca Japanese wines.

Enjoy cocktails and passed canapés at 5:30 p.m. and the wine dinner at 6 p.m. The exclusive meal is priced at $395 per person ( tax and gratuity not included). For reservations, contact Ilona Legchilina at or (702) 731-7967.

Bebe Rexha at Flamingo GO Pool

Come on out to the GO POOL at Flamingo Las Vegas with Bebe Rexha

Come on out to the GO POOL at Flamingo Las Vegas on September 9 as DJ Eric Forbes, DJ Supa James, and Bebe Rexha take over the party. Rexha is best known as a featured guest vocalist on several hit songs, such as G-Eazy’s “Me, Myself & I,” David Guetta’s “Hey Mama” and Cash Cash’s “Take Me Home.” She also co-wrote the chart-topping Eminem and Rihanna single “The Monster.” General admission tickets are $15.

Pool Party

Flamingo's GO Pool

Head to the GO Pool at Flamingo Las Vegas Sept. 13 for Equality Night. The Beach Club at Night party runs from 7 p.m. – midnight and features drinks specials, a DJ and an appearance by Divas Las Vegas. The event is free for those 21 and older.

Mexican Independence Day

Caesars Palace will ring in Mexican Independence Day weekend- Things to do in Las Vegas in September

The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace will ring in Mexican Independence Day weekend with a special celebration. On Friday, Sept. 15 at 8 p.m., The Forum Shops will host the official opening ceremony to kick off the festivities with a celebratory ringing of the bell by Mexican Consul Alejandro Madrigal along with a Mariachi band and traditional folkloric dancers.

In honor of Mexican Independence Day, stop by Border Grill at The Forum Shops for Patron margaritas, $3 tacos, $7 Baja ceviche tostaditas and more from 11:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Sept. 15.

Special greeters will be on hand as well on Friday at the Fortuna Terrace from 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. and at the reflecting pool from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. and on Saturday, Sept. 16 at the Fortuna Terrace from 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. They will provide El Grito booklets that contain special offerings available throughout The Forum Shops.

Vista Cocktail Lounge at Caesars Palace with throw a five-day Mexican Independence Day party Sept. 13 – 17.

The party will feature DJs, music and mariachis performing on Friday and Saturday nights. There will also be drink specials and giveaways.

Chayo Mexican Kitchen + Tequila Bar at The LINQ Promenade will host a live TV broadcast of the President of Mexico re-enacting the “El Grito” proclamation on Sept. 15. There will also be a live band from 7 – 10 p.m. On Sept. 16 there will be a live band from 1 – 11 p.m. There will be a taco and beer cart near the patio area.

Check out more Mexican Independence Day celebrations.

Alejandra Guzmán and Gloria Trevi

Spanish music artists Gloria Trevi and Alejandra Guzman coming to the Colosseum at Caesars Palace

Alejandra Guzmán and Gloria Trevi are two of the most legendary Spanish music artists. The two will come together for shows at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace Sept. 14 and Sept. 17.

The two artists have sold more than 60 million records, have enjoyed more than 100 international hit songs, and have performed more than 5,000 concerts. Show time is 8 p.m.

Enrique Iglesias

Enrique Iglesias will play The Colosseum at Caesars Palace - Things to do in Las Vegas in September

In celebration of Mexican Independence Day weekend, Latin superstar Enrique Iglesias will play The Colosseum at Caesars Palace Sept. 15 – 16. Iglesias has sold more than 100 million albums worldwide, released 10 studio albums and is a multi-platinum artist in almost every country around the world. Come and hear all of the hits like “Bailando,” “Hero,” “Tonight” and “El Perdedor.” Show time is 8 p.m.

Bob Saget

Bob Saget

Comedian and actor Bob Saget performs Sept. 16 at Brooklyn Bowl at The LINQ Promenade. Many people know Saget from his successful TV shows including “Full House,” “Entourage” and “America’s Funniest Home Videos,” but he has also enjoyed a successful stand-up career. His 2013 one-hour stand-up special, “That’s What I’m Talkin’ About,” was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Comedy Album. His first book, “DIRTY DADDY: The Chronicles of a Family Man Turned Filthy Comedian,” was released in 2014 and is a New York Times Best Seller. Tickets are priced from $35 and show times is 7 p.m.

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