There is almost always something going on in Vegas. The following are popular weekends and conventions during which you may want to book way ahead of time or pay a premium for staying:
CES or Consumer Electronics Show –
First week in January.
MAGIC or Men’s Apparel Guild – Third week of February.
NASCAR – In March.
ShoWest, a movie theatre convention – Either first or second week of March.
National Association of Broadcasters – First week of April.
Memorial Day Weekend – End of May.
MAGIC again – Usually third week in August.
Labor Day Weekend – The first Monday in September, so the preceding weekend.
Columbus Day Weekend – Second Monday in October, so the preceding weekend.
Veterans Day Weekend – Celebrated on November 11, Vegas will be busier the weekend before if it is during the week.
NFR or National Finals Rodeo – Early December and hugely popular. Many hotels may be filled.