On Sept. 16, 2015, the city of Las Vegas adopted an amendment to LVMC 11.68 to address the areas where expressive activity could occur while maintaining public safety and well-being on the Fremont Street Pedestrian Mall. The purpose of the registration and lottery program is to manage the time and place where expressive activity can occur using designated performance locations during specified timeframes. The specified timeframes are between 3 p.m. and 1 a.m.
The city of Las Vegas encourages all performers to participate in the program. The program serves street performers including musicians, mimes, magicians, dancers, singers, actors and other forms of expression. It does not include non-licensed merchandise vendors. Uses of the designated locations are subject to the city of Las Vegas Municipal Code. The city of Las Vegas assumes no responsibility for the content of the performances.
Temporary regulations for Street Performers in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic
Proposed Street Performer Ordinance Amendment
The city of Las Vegas held a public workshop on Thursday, October 8, 2020 to obtain feedback regarding a proposed amendment to LVMC 11.68 as it relates to the Pedestrian Mall and Street Performers. View the proposed changes