Mesquite Annual Events
Mesquite Motor Mania - Jan. 12-14, 2018 - This car show is open to all makes and models of classic cars. More than $15,000 in cash and prizes is awarded over the weekend. Stroll among the more than 700 cars, check out the Car and Parts Corral, watch the exciting burn out and slow drag competitions. Food and beverage concessions are also on hand while you enjoy the mild winter temperatures of Mesquite. For more information go to
Mesquite Hot Air Balloon Festival - Jan. 20-22 - There’s nothing like watching these large, colorful balloons effortlessly ascend into Mesquite’s wide open skies at dawn in a slow motion game of chase. As the sun goes down, the balloon glow offers spectators a breathtaking view of inflated hot air balloons lighted by their burners in the CasaBlanca Parking lot. Chat with the pilots while you stroll among the balloons.
Mesquite’s Music Fest - Feb. 5-7 - This annual event is anchored by three live concert performances by different musical acts each night. Attend one or all three concerts for fun, toe tapping entertainment. During the day there are other activities including a fitness class, dance lessons, and matinee shows with entertainers who are all at least 60 years young. For more information go to
Mayhem In Mesquite - March - This entertainment spectacular features a pair of DJs spinning tunes live, free beer tasting and giveaways along with a fight card full of the nation’s top MMA contenders. There is a pre-party Fight Festival where fans have a chance to meet the contenders. The main event starts at 6 p.m. with 10 to 15 Mixed Martial Arts Amateur fights taking place in the Casablanca Showroom. The official after-party takes place following the fights and is free to all ticket holders over the age of 21.
Las Vegas Super & Sprint Weekend Spartan Race - March 3-4, 2018 - The ultimate competitive sport returns to Mesquite! Participants will choose between two levels of endurance to fit their abilities. The Reebok Spartan Sprint is the shortest distance and perfect for athletes of all levels. The 3- to 5-mile Sprint packs more than 20 signature Spartan obstacles. The Reebok Spartan Super is a longer distance than the Sprint with more obstacles. The Super will test your endurance, perseverance and grit. The 8- to 10-mile Super packs more than 25 signature Spartan obstacles through tougher and more rugged terrain. The Super is the “test en route” to your Spartan TRIFECTA. There’s even a race for the kids so they can get in on the fun.
Sports Leadership Summit - May 2018 (tba) - This three-day conference attracts high school and college athletic directors, and sports industry for professional education, networking, golf, and entertainment. Attendees will learn from world class coaches, experience the newest technologies and improvements to playing surfaces, and see the latest in training equipment and techniques. The host hotel is the sports-centric Rising Star Sports Ranch Resort, the region’s most comprehensive and unique sports facility and hotel.
Mesquite Amateur Golf Tournament - May 2018 (tba) - Entering its 15th year of competition, the Mesquite Amateur is one of the largest handicapped amateur tournaments in the nation. The event consists of a five-day 54-hole, net, stoke play tournament. Participants compete against a field of players with a similar handicap. There is also a practice round held on the first day of the event. Finalist rankings will be determined by comparing the three-day cumulative score. The top four participants from each flight will complete in the 18-hole championship round at the CasaBlanca Golf Club.
Elvis Rocks Mesquite - June 2018 (tba) - Enjoy the best of Elvis from the 1950’s, 60’s and 70’s while Elvis Tribute Artists compete in each music genre over the three-day event. Performers from previous years have come from as far away as Australia and several Midwestern states. The CasaBlanca Showroom is the perfect intimate venue for this competition where the audience is up close and personal with the Elvis performers. You can even join in on the late night karaoke with the tribute artists.
Rockets Over The Red Mesa - July 4, 2018 - The Nevada POPS Orchestra returns for the eighth consecutive year with a full 32-piece orchestra. The event is free and will begin at 6:00 p.m. with a community vendor village and DJ. The celebration continues with a 75-minute live performance from the Nevada POPS Orchestra at 8:00 p.m., followed by fireworks at 9:00 p.m. The orchestra will accompany the fireworks show to celebrate Independence Day in true American style. This event is family friendly and guests are encouraged to bring their own chairs to the viewing area.
Golden Gloves Junior Nationals - July (tba) 2018 - The brightest up and coming athletes of the boxing world converge on Mesquite in a battle of the best. Championship Belts for the Golden Gloves National Champion will be awarded in each weight division and in each weight class.
CasaPoolooza Concert with WolfCreek - September 2, 2017 - Enjoy a warm summer evening poolside rockin’ out to the music of a live band. The root of WolfCreek’s music is country, yet they have developed into one of the hottest Southern Rock n’ Roll bands. Admission is free for this summer concert series. Doors open at 7:00 p.m., concert starts at 8:00 p.m. Party under the starry night at CasaBlanca’s beautiful tropical pool setting.
CasaBlanca BBQ Fest - September 8-10, 2017 - Bring a big appetite get ready for mouth-watering award-winning barbecue from Chicago BBQ Company, Texas Outlaw BBQ and Austin’s Texas Lightning BBQ. Enjoy all the savory barbecue classics alongside a beer garden serving craft beers and specialty liquor. Live entertainment, kid-friendly activities and other surprises are sure to guarantee a flavorful weekend in Mesquite.
Mayhem in Mesquite XII - September 16, 2017 - This entertainment spectacular features a pair of DJs spinning tunes live, free beer tasting and giveaways along with a fight card full of the nation’s top MMA contenders. The official after-party takes place following the fights and is free to all ticket holders over the age of 21. Doors open at 6 p.m., the battle begins at 7 p.m. and after party is at 10 p.m. General admission is $12.00 and VIP Reserved Seating is $50.00.
Super Run - September 22-24, 2017 - This three-day, jam-packed weekend in Mesquite features all your favorite vintage cars, new cars, custom automobiles, and beloved classics – you name it! There will be $15,000 in cash/drawings awarded to car show participants. Show-n-Shine, Slow Drags and Burn Out competitions are just part of the fun. Don’t miss the Open Header Cruise between the sponsor hotel casinos. Be part of the judging and vote for your weekend favorite in the show.
Nevada Open Golf Tournament - November 7-9, 2017 - With nearly 40 years of championship history, the Nevada Open is one of the most respected and anticipated golf tournaments in Nevada. The event now includes a Pro-Am the day prior to the official tournament competition. The Pro-Am will include a round of golf at Palms Golf Club, lunch, a special prize purse for Amateur and Pros. The official competition is scheduled to be played at CasaBlanca Golf Club and Palms Golf Club with free spectator viewing. For more information visit