Life is Beautiful Festival is a massive celebration of music, art and food set in the middle of downtown Las Vegas. The energy in the streets during this 3-day festival is unmatched, even by Las Vegas standards. Top DJs, musicians and artists bring together crowds of over 100,000 people through music, live mural paintings and dance.
Here’s your guide to Life Is Beautiful Festival 2017:
Life is Beautiful Dates & Location
Life is Beautiful takes place on September 22-24, 2017 in the streets of Downtown Las Vegas.
The festival extends 18 city blocks from 7th to 11th streets and from Mesquite to Carson Ave. Festival entrance is on Fremont and 7th St. and gates are open from 2 pm to 1 am daily.
Life is Beautiful Lineup
The Life is Beautiful 2017 lineup features the biggest names in the music industry–Chance The Rapper, Lorde, Gorillaz, Wiz Khalifa, The XX, Cage The Elephant, De La Soul and many more.
See the full Life is Beautiful 2017 lineup.
Life is Beautiful Tickets
1-day General Admission – from $198
This pass grants access to all music performances, art and comedy shows and culinary villages for a single day at the festival, either Friday or Saturday.
3-day General Admission – from $449
This pass grants access to all music performances, art and comedy shows and culinary villages for all three festival days. Your non-exchangeable wristband will be mailed to you.
3-day VIP Admission – from $790
VIP admission includes express entry, exclusive viewing, dedicated lounges and special food vendors.
3-day V+VIP Admission – $1,195
Enjoy even more elevated viewing and lounge areas, as well as unlimited beer, wine and cocktails. V+ admissions also includes separate bathrooms stocked with festival survival supplies.
All-In Pass Admission – $2,495
This high-end, premium pass includes tailored service and the best the festival has to offer. No lines, no waiting, stage-side viewing areas, meal vouchers, unlimited drinks and a hospitality lounge.
Getting to and from Life is Beautiful
Park & Ride – Life is Beautiful offers 3-day park and ride passes at the World Market Center at 495 S. Grand Central Parkway for $45/person. The pass includes parking and shuttle rides to and from the festival.
Bike Valet – Complimentary bike parking will be available for festival guests from Crank & Grind Bike Shop at 6th and Carson Streets.
Where to Stay for Life is Beautiful
Las Vegas is known for its lavish hotels. In fact, no trip to Vegas is complete without a hotel stay on the lively Las Vegas strip.
The MGM Grand is one of the most popular hotels on the strip with the well-known Hakkasan Nightclub and Wet Republic Pool Party. Grab your friends and book a suite starting at $266/night.
Bellagio’s elegant decor combined with its upscale atmosphere, makes it a favorite place to stay in Las Vegas. Surprisingly, rooms here start at $288/night and are large enough to share.
What NOT to Bring
Leave these prohibited items at your hotel:
Unsealed water bottles
Large purses or backpacks
Threatening signs or apparel
Life is Beautiful Survival Tips
Don’t count on reliable cell reception, you’re sharing a space with nearly 100,000 others
General Admission guests get three exit and re-entries per day. Choose wisely.
Stay away from the open-toed shoes and forget the heels (you’ll thank us for this later)
You are allowed to bring a 1-Liter, sealed bottle of water- bring one
Lather on the sunscreen – the Las Vegas sun is no joke!
Explore the festival grounds – there is so much more to see than just the bands!
Read more about music festivals in the US on ATR