Now in its 43rd year, the Silver Dollar Circuit Quarter Horse Show and Western Gift Expo returns to the South Point Arena and Equestrian Center Friday, Feb. 23 through Wednesday, Feb. 28. The amateur, amateur select, and youth class will compete in traditional western-style competitive events, and showmanship. The open class competitions will run from Monday, Feb. 26 to Wednesday, Feb. 28. Along with exciting competition, guests have the option to visit the Western Gift Expo. This event is open and free to the public.
Tuff Hedeman Bull Riding Tour 2018 – Saturday, March 3
The pioneer behind the sport of professional bull riding, Tuff Hedeman, is returning to Las Vegas, and to the South Point Arena, on Saturday, March 3 with his signature event, newly titled “Tuff Hedeman Bull Riding.” Top ranked bull riders and bulls will compete for one night only as four-time World Champion and Pro Rodeo Hall of Famer, Tuff Hedeman, lines up the roster of World Champions and Wrangler National Finals Rodeo athletes to compete for the championship title. Tickets start at $25 and are on sale here.
World Series Super Qualifier Team Roping and Western Gift Show – Friday, March 16 – Sunday, March 18
Coming to the South Point Arena for the second year in a row is the World Series Super Qualifier on Friday, March 16 through Sunday, March 18. The World Series Super Qualifier Team Roping event will bring the top team ropers to Las Vegas as they compete for prizes, cowboy glory and a spot in the 2018 World Series of Team Roping. Guests can also shop inside the Western Gift Expo to find all types of Western lifestyle products. This event is free and open to the public.
National Reining Cow Horse Association “Stallion Stakes” and Western Gift Show – Saturday, March 24 – Saturday, March 31
The National Reining Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) “Stallion Stakes” competition returns to South Point Arena Saturday, March 24 through Saturday, March 31. Throughout the week, fans will enjoy the cultural experience of the largest working cow horse event for four and five-year-old horses competing in snaffle bits and hackamores. In between those competitions, guests are welcome to visit and purchase Western products in the Western Gift Show on the arena concourse. This event is free and open to the public.
“Let It Ride” Team Penning and Ranch Sorting – Thursday, April 5 – Sunday, April 8
The “Let It Ride” Team Penning and Ranch Sorting event returns to take over the Priefert Pavilion from Thursday, April 5 through Sunday, April 8. Fans will witness top team penning and ranch sorting teams compete in high-speed rounds. This event is free and open to the public.
Aloha Las Vegas Cheerleading Competition – Saturday, April 7 and Sunday, April 8—JUST ADDED
South Point Arena welcomes back the Aloha Las Vegas Cheerleading Competition on Saturday, April 7 and Sunday, April 8. This exciting two-day event features all-star cheer, school, recreational and dance team divisions competing on a spring floor for the chance to take home the grand champion title and receive a paid bid with complimentary hotel accommodations to compete in the Cali Finale in Los Angeles. Tickets will be available soon.
Arabian Breeders World Cup and Gift Show – Thursday, April 12 – Sunday, April 15—JUST ADDED
The Arabian Breeders World Cup brings Arabian horses from around the world to the South Point Arena Thursday, April 12 through Sunday, April 15. This horse show is one of the premier stops on the international equestrian calendar. International breeders will travel to Las Vegas to showcase the natural beauty, nobility and unique characteristics of the Arabian horse breed. While guests witness this competition filled with beautiful Arabian horses, they can also visit a gift show located on the arena concourse. Additionally, Wayne Newton will be attending on Sunday, April 15 to sing after the flag ceremony and to help kick off the Sunday finals. This event is free and open to the public.
American Quarter Horse Association Level One Championship and Western Gift Expo – Wednesday, April 18 – Sunday, April 22—JUST ADDED
South Point Arena hosts the five-day American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA) Level One Championship from Wednesday, April 18 through Sunday, April 22. Throughout this championship event, horse enthusiasts can celebrate the best national and state level one quarter horse riders from the equestrian world. In addition, the best place to find Western-themed gifts will be at the Western Gift Expo, located on the arena concourse. This event is free and open to the public.
2018 Open Wrestling Championships – Wednesday, April 25 – Saturday, April 28—JUST ADDED
The South Point Arena welcomes the return of the 2018 Open Wresting Championships from Wednesday, April 25 through Saturday, April 28. Wrestling fans will see various types of wrestling matches as thousands of wrestlers of all ages, levels and styles travel to Las Vegas to compete for championship titles. Tickets will be on sale soon.
West Coast Regional Finals Rodeo & Western Gift Expo – Friday, May 4 and Saturday, May 5—JUST ADDED
The West Coast Regional Finals Rodeo returns to take over the South Point Arena Friday, May 4 and Saturday, May 5. Rodeo fans have the chance to watch the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) Rebel Rodeo Team as they compete against rival colleges and universities to advance to the College National Finals Rodeo. Students will compete in nine different events, including bull riding, steer wrestling, team roping, barrel racing and more. Guests can also browse a large selection of Western themed products at the Western Gift Show on the arena concourse. Tickets will be on sale soon.
About South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa
Featuring more than 2,100 guestrooms, South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa overlooks the famous Las Vegas Strip and the serenity of the surrounding mountainscape. Each oversized guest room features state-of-the-art LED televisions as well as WiFi with high-speed internet connections. Guests visiting South Point Hotel will experience affordable luxury through a casino offering top-of-the-line gaming technology, more than 60 table games and a separate race and sports book area, 11 restaurants, including the award-winning Michael’s Gourmet Room, world-class Costa Del Sur Spa and Salon, a 400-seat showroom featuring headliner entertainment, a 700-seat Bingo room, a 16-screen Cinemark movie complex, a state-of-the-art 64-lane bowling center, a 52,000-square foot Conference Center and an 80,000-square foot Exhibit Hall. South Point Hotel is also home to the Tournament Bowling Plaza, a multi-million dollar professional bowling tournament facility. In addition, South Point Hotel has the finest equestrian event facility in the country. The 240,000 square feet of event space features three climate-controlled arenas, vet clinic, feed store, more than 1,200 climate-controlled stalls and plays host to some of the country’s most unique events. South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa is at 9777 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas, NV 89183.
“Official Hotel and Casino of Las Vegas Motor Speedway” and sponsor of the September 2018 Las Vegas NASCAR Monster Energy cup race, South Point 400. In addition, South Point’s Sports Book is home of Vegas Stats & Information Network” (VSiN), where you can listen to the broadcast on SiriusXM 204 and watch the video livestream on VSiN.com.