FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 24, 2018
VLV IS THE LONGEST RUNNING MUSIC FESTIVAL IN LAS VEGAS!
VLV #21 STARTS THURSDAY APRIL 19TH, 2018 WITH 4 DAYS OF NONSTOP FESTIVITIES!
VLV ATTRACTS FANS FROM AROUND THE GLOBE & FEATURES
, A HUGE CLASSIC CAR SHOW, TIKI POOL PARTIES, DANCING, BURLESQUE, AND MORE!
Viva Las Vegas Rockabilly Weekend
, now in its 21st year, is a four-day music festival that takes place
Thursday, April 19- Sunday April 22nd. VLV is the longest running music festival in Las Vegas.
VLV has grown to be the
largest event of its type in the world
, featuring bands and fans from all over the globe who come to experience
Rockabilly & Original 50s Music
Classic Car Show
Competition, Vintage Fashion Show, Dance Lessons and
Tiki Pool Parties, swimsuit contests
Pin-Up Beauty Academy, Pin-Up Contest,
and more. VLV attracts the most eye-catching, stylish, head-turning people you will ever see in one place.
This year’s featured acts include:
The Stray Cats
, who are reuniting to perform for the first time in over a decade
, and Rock N Roll Hall of Famers
, “The Killer” Jerry Lee Lewis
, who are all performing at the
Saturday April 21st
The Viva Las Vegas Car Show features 800 –1,000 vintage cars
, all pre-1964, as well as the Annual
VLV Pin-up Contest
. One day
are available for this show.
Stars of Sun Rockabilly
Stars of Rock n Roll
shows are two of the most popular attractions for the fans,
featuring legendary musical acts from the 50s, all in one place. No other festival puts together shows like this!
Bigger and Better this year:
Due to high demand, a few events are moving to the Arena at The Orleans:
The Stars of Sun Rockabilly and The VLV Burlesque Showcase will be able to accommodate more fans than ever before!
Another notable act this year is Germany’s
Hot Boogie Chillun
who are reuniting after a 10 year break. In that time,
has become a household name as a
Judge on The Voice in Germany.
VLV is currently
Guinness Book World Record for "Largest Jive Dance"
in traditional dance and dress! Last year during our 20 year reunion, there were 520 people dancing, beating the previous record of 250.
VLV has sold out in advance for the 4 day festival for over 10 years in a row!
Events are held in
6 different music venues
The Orleans Hotel and Casino
(4500 West Tropicana Avenue). VLV has grown from the first year’s 1,200 people in attendance, to selling out in advance over 10 years in a row, with over
9,000 attending the four-day festival
and up to
20,000 for the Saturday Car Show
Since the event has sold out in advance annually
, attendees are encouraged to purchase
For a full schedule of events:
Media Contact: Alisha Alexander. Alisha@vivalasvegas.net