West Las Vegas Library Anniversary Party

West Las Vegas Library 951 West Lake Mead Boulevard, Las Vegas, NV, United States

Celebrate 50 years of the West Las Vegas Library during a special 1973-themed event featuring live music performed by Vegas Groove. The first library established on the Historic Westside was located in a storefront on โ€œDโ€ Street to serve the families of African American Hoover Dam migrant workers. The women of Operation Life led the […]


Organized Crime in Philadelphia

The Mob Museum 300 Stewart Avenue, Las Vegas, NV, United States

Organized crime in Philadelphia is often overshadowed by underworld intrigues 100 miles up the road in New York, but the City of Brotherly Love has a rich Mob story of its own. In a program dubbed "It's Not Always Sunny in Philadelphia: Organized Crime in the City of Brotherly Love," a panel of authors, journalists, […]


Home + History

Various venues

Home + History Las Vegas organizes four days of events that celebrate Southern Nevadaโ€™s captivating iconic heritage, prominent figures, significant architecture, and built environments. These events share the stories that have shaped Las Vegas into the worldโ€™s most iconic city.   Enjoying The List? Become a member today!

Mr. Freeze Presents 40 Years of Hip Hop

The Arts Factory 107 East Charleston Boulevard, Suite 115, Las Vegas, NV, United States

Mr. Freeze, from the Rock Steady Crew, displays his personal archive and photography collection sharing his experience through 40 Years Of Hip Hop History. Featuring an immersive, interactive, experience through the elements of hip hop. Curated by Shannon Dorn.


Son of the Pioneers

The Mob Museum 300 Stewart Avenue, Las Vegas, NV, United States

Benny Binion. Jackie Gaughan. Ross Miller. Bob Bailey. Legends of gambling and entertainment from the golden age of Las Vegas. Their sons, trailblazers in their own right, will tell stories and reflect on how their fathers helped shape Las Vegas. This conversation will deliver rare insights into how a desert whistle-stop became the worldโ€™s greatest […]


“At the County Fair”

Rotunda Gallery, Clark County Government Center 500 S. Grand Central Parkway, Las Vegas, NV, United States

Itโ€™s time to celebrate the history and art influenced by the Clark County Fair in this exhibit produced in partnership with 4-H Youth Dยญยญevelopment. It includes juror Jesus Solis-Leon, of their University of Nevada, Reno Extension Program. At the County Fair features the following artists: Aileen Manriquez, Cleopatra Sandoval, Daniel Kekipi, Dreams of Thread, Emma […]


Africa Day Festival

Desert Breeze Park 8275 West Spring Mountain Road, Las Vegas, NV, United States

A one-day family friendly event featuring Vendors, Food, Culture, DJ/Music, Drum Circle, Dance, Face Painting, Resources, Storytelling and a Kidz Korner. Taste and experience a wide variety of authentic African as well as African influenced dishes and beverages that are local to the continent, listen and dance to African sounds, buy some African artisan crafts […]


Commerical Center Reimagined Screening and Q&A

The Composers Room 953 East Sahara Avenue E1A, Las Vegas, NV, United States

This is a screening and discussion of a 15-minute documentary about the revitalization of Las Vegasโ€™ historic Commercial Center: built in 1963 as Las Vegasโ€™ first outdoor shopping center, this historical epicenter of Las Vegas culture experienced a downward decline beginning in the 1990s. But now Clark County is embarking on a mission to reclaim […]