Celebrate Mother’s Day in Las Vegas by taking Mom to enjoy some of family-friendly events in 2018. Mother’s Day is best spent enjoying family time, whether by enjoying a meal, going to an art show, taking a walk to enjoy the beauty of nature, or by participating in one of the many entertainment options available in Vegas.
Art Festival of Henderson
May 12 & 13 @ 9 a.m.
Henderson Events Plaza, 200 S. Water St., Henderson, NV 89104
Enjoy a day of fine arts and crafts on Mother’s Day Weekend in Henderson. Water Street will be transformed into an arts district, with live demonstrations, chalk art creations, live entertainment, food, and interactivities for kids. Admission and parking will be free.
Ethel M’s Botanical Cactus Gardens
Ethel M’s Botanical Cactus Gardens, 2 Cactus Garden Dr., Henderson, NV 89104
Take Mom to visit the largest botanical cactus garden in the South West to enjoy the beauty of cactuses and succulent plants. Stroll through the gardens and enjoy the botanical dessert terrain. Admission is free. Take the family for a self-guided tour of the chocolate viewing aisle to see how the fine chocolates are made. While you are there, visit the factory store and purchase some of the famous chocolates for mom to enjoy at home.
Japanese Garden at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Garden
March 10 – June 2
Bellagio Las Vegas, 3600 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas, NV 89109
The Bellagio Conservatory team has transformed the 14,000 square-foot area into a Japanese Garden for the spring season. Take Mom to see the delightful display of flowers and plants as part of the family Mother’s Day celebration. Admission to the Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Garden is free.
Mystic Falls Park
Daily @ 2 p.m., 4 p.m., 6 p.m., 8 p.m. & 10 p.m.
Sam’s Town Hotel & Gambling Hall, 5111 Boulder Hwy., Las Vegas, NV 89122
Mystic Falls Park at Sam’s Town holds a free laser and light show several times a day. In between shows, the park is a serene oasis with a rolling waterfall, live trees, and chirping birds. Mystic Park is a family-friendly attraction and admission is free.
6th Annual Women’s Expo
May 12 & 13 @ 11 a.m.
Galleria at Sunset, Pro Expo., Henderson, NV 89104
The Women’s Expo will feature products and services geared to women and families, including fashion, beauty, health and nutrition, and home products and services. A special Kids Zone will offer kid-friendly activities, including a bounce house, train rides, face painter, and balloon twister. Admission will be free.
Bellagio Hotel & Casino, 3600 S. Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas, NV 89109
The Fountains of Bellagio present romantic music choreographed to the dancing fountains several times a day. The entire family will enjoy the free show at one of the most popular attractions in Las Vegas.
Silverton Hotel & Casino, 223 E. Warm Springs Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89102
The Silverton Aquarium is considered one of the best free attractions in Las Vegas. Take the family to see the colorful tropical fish and the beautiful mermaids in the 117,000-gallon aquarium at the Silverton.