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Cultural & Civic Events

UNLV is the cultural hub of Southern Nevada with live theater, orchestral and dance performances, museums and galleries, and a variety of renowned speakers.

Expand your horizons or broaden your worldview by attending a cultural or educational event. View our calendar or the links at the right.

Community Events

  • Nov. 27
    For additional semester dates and deadlines visit, the Registrar's Office website.
  • Nov. 27
    UNLV's Nutrition Center invites you to their Thursday Walk and Talk Series workshops. During these workshops, attendees walk to various eateries on and near campus. Healthy menu items will be highlighted at each location for...
  • Nov. 28
    For additional semester dates and deadlines visit, the Registrar's Office website.
  • Nov. 29
    "Yesterday & Today" October 4, 2014 - May 30, 2015 Curated by Aurore Giguet  Please join the Barrick Museum for an opening reception to celebrate the "Yesterday & Today" exhibition.  "Yesterday &...
  • Nov. 29
    The "Skull Biennial" presents the work of over forty artists in the third edition of this exhibition. Their work probes perceptions of the skull be it a reference to folklore, religion, science, science fiction, medicine,...
  • Nov. 29
    Come cheer on the Runnin' Rebels as they take on the Great Danes of UAlbany.
  • Nov. 29
    Your UNLV Rebels take on the Wolf Pack of Nevada Reno in the battle over the Fremont Cannon.
  • Dec. 1
    For additional semester dates and deadlines visit, the Registrar's Office website.
  • Dec. 1
    "Yesterday & Today" October 4, 2014 - May 30, 2015 Curated by Aurore Giguet  Please join the Barrick Museum for an opening reception to celebrate the "Yesterday & Today" exhibition.  "Yesterday &...
  • Dec. 1
    The "Skull Biennial" presents the work of over forty artists in the third edition of this exhibition. Their work probes perceptions of the skull be it a reference to folklore, religion, science, science fiction, medicine,...
  • Dec. 1
    Weight Management Series This series focuses on the proper nutrition needed to maintain a healthy body weight. Topics include nutrition basics, record keeping and portion sizes, common nutrition myths, goal setting,...
  • Dec. 1
    UNLV’s Department of Anthropology Presents: Defend the Ivory Tower! Or Open the Gates? Academia under Scrutiny by the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology Dr. Andrew McCarthy, director, Cyprus American...
  • Dec. 1
    The Barrick Museum and UNLV Galleries offer a variety of opportunities for individuals interested in volunteering. For most volunteer positions the only requirement is an interest in visual arts, a love of learning, and a...
  • Dec. 1
    Healthy Eating on a Budget Series This series addresses nutrition and the cardiovascular system. Attendees will learn to make nutrition choices to combat hypertension, reduce cholesterol, and reduce triglycerides without...
  • Dec. 1
    Werner Becker, a professor at the Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics, will be the featured speaker at a Department of Physics and Astronomy colloquium. His talk is titled, "eROSITA: Status and Scientific...