Mesquite Days 2018

May 3, 2018 12:00 PM
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Mesquite Recreation Center West Field
100 West Old Mill Road, Mesquite, NV 89027

Come join us in celebrating our wonderful town and community with a week of events including a parade, a family fun night, a carnival, lots of food, a parade and so much more.

Add to Calendar May 03, 2018 12:00 PM America/Los_Angeles Mesquite Days 2018 Come join us in celebrating our wonderful town and community with a week of events including a parade, a family fun night, a carnival, lots of food, a parade and so much more. 100 West Old Mill Road, Mesquite, NV 89027

Mesquite Days 2018

Davis Amusement Cascadia is the carnival coming to town for the Mesquite Days 2018 event. The Davis family will bring an exciting lineup of rides, fun, games, and tasty food. There will be something for the entire family. Enjoy the carousel, the 82 foot tall Gondola Ferris Wheel and many more exciting rides. Be sure to see the lights on the Ferris Wheel at night. It is a spectacular event. 

The Mesquite Days carnival will be held from May 3 - May 6, 2018, with some kickoff events happening as early as May 2nd. Nicholas Montoya, organizer of Mesquite Days, announced that the four-day carnival will be held at the Mesquite Recreation Center West Field on 100 West Old Mill Road.

Schedule of Events for the week of May 2 - May 6, 2018:

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

  • An Old Fashioned Family Fun Night (Old Mill Baseball Park) - 5:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Mesquite Days BBQ (sponsored by VVLL & MFD) - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Mud Tug of War - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Thursday, May 3, 2018

  • Historical Walking Tour (meet at the Virgin Valley Museum) - 9:00am - 10:00am

Friday, May 4, 2018

  • Historical Walking Tour (meet at the Virgin Valley Museum) - 9:00am - 10:00am
  • Cupcake Wars (senior center) - 4:30pm - 6:00pm
  • Dance Group representing the Mesquite Recreation Center Lifelong Programs (West Field Stage) - 5:00pm - 5:15pm
  • Roger's Walter Band (stage) - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
  • Dealt A Straight Band (stage) - 8:30pm - 11:00pm

Saturday, May 5, 2018

  • Mayor's Pancake Breakfast (Family Heritage Park - Arrowhead) - 7:00am - 8:30am
  • Mesquite Days Parade - Staging at 8:00am, parade begins at 10:00am
  • Cowboy Poets (Fine Arts classroom) - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Bottom's Up Band (West Field Stage) - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
  • Dealt A Straight Band (stage) - 8:30pm - 11:00pm

Sunday, May 6, 2018

  • Mesquite Days Carnival and Vendor Booth Final Hours - 10:00am - 2:00pm

There is also a map available online to view where these events will be taking place. You can access that by going onto maps.mesquitenv.gov and clicking on "City of Mesquite Special Events".

Vendor booth and parade applications are available through the Mesquite Chamber of Commerce by email [email protected] or by phone at (702) 346-2902. These applications can also be picked up in person at the Recreation Center and at the Chamber of Commerce offices, and are available on the City website as well.

The Department is coordinating other activities and programs with the historical society, City of Mesquite and various communities for the 4 day event and is looking forward to another great celebration.

For more information on this and other programs please contact the Department of Athletics & Leisure Services at (702) 346-8732 or stay connected via social media, our Facebook: www.facebook.com/MesquiteNVRecreation or at the Administrative Offices located at 100 W. Old Mill Road.