Life Is Beautiful Music & Art Festival, Las Vegas

Photo: Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic for Life Is Beautiful

When: Friday, September 25 - Sunday, September 27, 2015

Hot Spot: Downtown, Las Vegas, NV


Day One – Friday, September 25:
· The opening night was led by non-other than R&B star Stevie Wonder, who serenated the crowd at the main Downtown Stage performing his top hits including, “Isn’t She Lovely,” and “Superstition”

· The interactive art installation welcomed murals painted by international street artists D*face and also featured Banksy’s New York delivery truck, which made its Las Vegas debut at the festival

· Food Network’s own pastry chef, Duff Goldman participated in the culinary demonstrations offering festivalgoers tip and tricks to his craft

· Bill Nye the Science Guy joined electronic house DJ, Discovery Project, on the Troubadour Stage, the debut tent at this year’s festival

Day Two – Saturday, September 26:
· The city’s own hometown heroes, Imagine Dragons, wrapped an electrifying performance in front of thousands of screaming fans

· Actor and Director, Justin Baldoni surprised a young girl on stage named Claire Wineland, who is diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis, by gifting 15 minutes of his speaking time to allow her to deliver an inspirational speech. It has been Claire's dream to be a public speaker.

· Noted French chef, Hubert Keller offered a full culinary demonstration of his ultimate Fleur hamburger

Day Three – Sunday, September 27:
· The Killers reunited with Brandon Flowers on the main stage

· Emerging new artist, Halsey jumped off stage in the middle of her performance to give one lucky fan her first kiss

· Vampire Diaries actress, Kat Graham performed her new album at The Downtown Container Park

· Actress Rosario Dawson spoke on stage in front of a crowded room about life challenges and obstacles at the Learning Series

· Weezer collaborated with fellow Life is Beautiful performers Best Coast during their set

· Kendrick Lamar closed out the 3-day festival with crowds chanted his name

Spotted: Stevie Wonder, Imagine Dragons, Kendrick Lamar, Duran Duran, Hozier, Snoop Dogg, Weezer, Major Lazer, Death Cab for Cutie, Chance the Rapper, Brandon Flowers, Kygo, Atmosphere, Twenty One Pilots, Porter Robinson, Thievery Corporation, Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, Metric, AWOLNATION, Walk The Moon, Run The Jewels, Rebelution, Madeon, Future Islands, Robin Schulz, SOJA, GRiZ, Royal Blood, Glass Animals, Lindsey Stirling, Clean Bandit, Best Coast, BADBADNOTGOOD & Ghostface Killah, The Green, TCHAMI, Ab-Soul, Against Me!, SZA, Dan Deacon, Meg Myers, New Politics, Two Gallants, Ryn Weaver, Shamir, Cashmere Cat, What So Not, Big Data, The Magician, Elle King, JAUZ, Saint Motel, BØRNS, X Ambassadors, Klingande, Halsey, SALVA, Leikeli47, The London Souls, Mija, Kaleo, Giraffage, Andra Day, Mercer, Night Terrors of 1927, Alessia Cara, Wave Racer, Parade of Lights, Peking Duk, Jared & The Mill, MIICS, Mercy Music, Jill & Julia

Hint For The Average Socialite: You can choose your ticket and purchase here.

Purchase a 3 Day pass via this link before Thursday, August 20, 2015 @ 11:59PM and you'll automatically be entered to win a three night hotel stay during the festival!**
- Cafe Bustelo is offering you a chance to win a trip to Vegas for the festival! (Ends August 21, 2015)
Bid on 2 3-day passes to the festival! (Ends September 22, 2015)
- Enter "Headlines & Heroes" Life is Beautiful sweepstakes for a trip to the festival! (Ends September 8, 2015)
- Get lucky and win a trip for 2 to Life is Beautiful from Milio's Sandwiches! (Ends August 30, 2015)
- Win VIP tickets to the festival from Ticketfly! (Ends September 8, 2015)
- Life Is Beautiful is coming to Downtown Vegas and TicketFly is giving away a free hotel stay. How can you cash in? Buy your tickets before11:59pm on Friday, 7/31 to be automatically entered to win.
- Score two 3-day GA passes to the festival from insomniac! (Ends August 14, 2015)
- Win tickets to Create Nightclub and the Life is Beautiful festival. (Ends August 1, 2015)
- Win tickets from AMP Radio! (Ends September 18, 2015)
- Win 2 3-day passes! (Ends September 21, 2015)
- PHOENIX: Catch a ride with Uber before midnight for a chance to win a trip to Vegas for the festival! (Ends September 20, 2015)

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