Pride Month in Las Vegas

Pride Month celebrations in Las Vegas are delightful and delicious.

Las Vegas loves Pride Month, and various restaurants and casinos around town have some fantastic celebrations. Venetian Resort Las Vegas and Luxor Hotel & Casino both display the PRIDE flag colors, and there are delicious sweets and cocktails celebrating PRIDE (like the Shake Shack PRIDE Month shake). Here are some of the festivities that can be enjoyed this month!

Las Vegas Celebrates PRIDE Month

Temptation Sundays

It’s officially pool season, and Temptation Sundays, are back at the pool at Luxor Hotel & Casino. Temptation Sundays return on Sunday, June 5, just in time to kick off PRIDE Month and is the longest-running LGBTQ+ pool party in Las Vegas. The event will be marked with MGM Resorts presenting the Human Rights Campaign, Las Vegas PRIDE and The Center with checks to contribute to each foundation’s essential contributions. 

Temptation Sundays at Luxor Hotel & Casino Las Vegas | WhereTraveler
Temptation Sundays at Luxor Hotel & Casino (Courtesy MGM Resorts International)

Love Out Loud Bar Crawl

From June 1-30, guests 21 and over can take part in a PRIDE bar craw with a special passport at any six participating venues, including Level Up at MGM Grand, Rhythm & Riffs at Mandalay Bay, Juniper Cocktail Lounge or Primrose at Park MGM, Aurora at Luxor, The Lounge at Excalibur or Center Bar at New York-New York. Those who purchase a themed drink with the “Love Out Loud” rainbow cup and can show a stamp from all six locations qualify for an exclusive PRIDE swag bag at the Luxor Front Desk. 

The Cocktail Collective

The Dorsey Cocktail BarElectra Cocktail Club and Rosina Cocktail Lounge inside Venetian Resort Las Vegas each offer an exclusive PRIDE Month cocktail for the month of June. The Dorsey has “Love is Love,” featuring vodka with blanc vermouth, simple syrup, strawberries, lemon and egg whites. The cocktail was created by mixologist Evan Hosaka. Electra has “Yasss, Queen” with rum, Aperol, Peychaud bitters, orgeat and lime with a PRIDE flag garnish. The cocktails as created by mixologist Daniel Yang. Rosina has “Show Your True Colors” with gin, simple syrup, lemon and muddled berries and a rainbow sugar rim. The cocktail was created by Lewis Caputo. 

"Show Your True Colors" Cocktail From Rosina Cocktail Lounge Las Vegas | WhereTraveler
"Show Your True Colors" Cocktail From Rosina Cocktail Lounge (Courtesy The Venetian Resort Las Vegas)

Bouchon Bakery 

Exclusively for PRIDE month, Bouchon Bakery’s pastry chef Nicholas Bonamico created the “Rainbow Cake,” and it is back for PRIDE Month at Bouchon Bakery inside Venetian Resort Las Vegas. Enjoy the colorful almond cake by the slice or pre-ordered whole. 

The Beast by Todd English

Located inside AREA15The Beast by Todd English has a special Pride Month offering with its "Pride Sliders." The trio of colorful sliders includes one hotlink slider, one pulled pork slider and one brisket slider. Available from June 13-19, purchases of the slider trio will also benefit The Center LV with $5 from each sale going directly to the foundation. 

Pride Sliders From The Beast by Todd English at AREA15 Las Vegas | WhereTraveler
Pride Sliders From The Beast by Todd English (Courtesy AREA15)

Carlo’s Bakery

If you follow foodies on Instagram, you’ve probably seen the rainbow cake from Carlo’s Bakery by the Cake Boss himself, Buddy Valastro, inside the Grand Canal Shoppes at Venetian Resort Las Vegas. The rainbow cake is a fantastic way to celebrate PRIDE month, and you can get it by the slice or as a six or ten-inch cake. You can also find the slices at Boss Cafe inside The Linq Hotel + Experience and at the various Cake ATMs on and off the Las Vegas Strip. 

Rainbow Cake at Carlo's Bakery Las Vegas | WhereTraveler
Rainbow Cake (Courtesy Carlo's Bakery)

The Mirage Bar Crawl

The Mirage also has its own bar crawl where participants must purchase drinks and get their passports stamped at Rhumbar Tropical Ultra Lounge, Parlor Cocktail Lounge, Center Bar, The Still, Pool Bar, and Race & Sports Book. PRIDE swag bags can be picked up at Rhumbar. 

Black Tap Craft Burgers & Beer

Located inside Venetian Resort Las VegasBlack Tap Craft Burgers & Beer has a unique “Vanilla Rainbow CrazyShake” to celebrate. The vanilla shake includes Nerds garnishing the glass, a rainbow unicorn pop, gummy rope, whipped cream and a rainbow donut from Donut Bar. An exclusive PRIDE-themed cocktail is also available this month, and proceeds will support The Pride Tree—a local non-profit that supports LGBTQ+ youth. 

"Vanilla Rainbow CrazyShake" at Black Tap Craft Burgers & Beer Las Vegas | WhereTraveler
"Vanilla Rainbow CrazyShake" (Courtesy Black Tap Craft Burgers & Beer)

Café Lola & Saint Honoré Doughnuts & Beignets

Café Lola celebrates PRIDE Month with an exclusive “Rainbow Sweet Cream” available to top any drink for all of PRIDE Month. Saint Honoré Doughnuts & Beignets has a special four-pack of doughnuts that comes with a “Queenie,” two logo pieces (with Nutella or raspberry filled) and one sprinkle doughnut.