Activity Schedule - Wednesday, May 17 through Sunday, May 21

Your lawn chairs and blankets are welcome for your comfort and use. No coolers (outside food/beverage) please.

[PRINTABLE ACTIVITY SCHEDULE and EVENT MAP]

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

 

4PM – 6PM

AVTT Escort – Free BBQ @ Henderson HD

AVTT Escort – Departure from Henderson HD 1010 W. Warm Springs Road, Henderson, NV 89014

Escort is free and open to motorcycles, cars and pickup trucks.


Thursday, May 18, 2017

 

3PM - Open 24/7

American Veterans Traveling Tribute (AVTT)

The AVTT is an 80% scale replica of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington DC. For the first time in a decade, the AVTT will be proudly presented in the Las Vegas Valley, May 18-21, 2017 at American Patriot Fest. The public is invited to view the wall free of charge and make rubbings of the names of their fallen loved ones. It will be open 24 hours a day, from Thursday, May 18th 3 PM to Sunday, May 21st, 3 PM. Details of an escort to the exhibit site and opening ceremonies will be announced soon. Counseling services will be provided courtesy of the Vet Center.


Friday, May 19, 2017

 

Open 24/7

American Veterans Traveling Tribute (AVTT)

4PM – 7PM

Dante - Magician

With Dante Hernandez you can expect his humor to leave his audience laughing endlessly. There's an artistic beauty to his magic through the way he takes you through a journey leaving you speechless at the end.

4PM – 9PM

Kids Activities, Bounce House, Petting Zoo

American Patriot Fest is a family- and kid-friendly event. Most kid’s activities are free. Past events have included bounce houses, petting zoo, face painting, meet and greets with superhero characters, train rides and more. Check back soon for the list of activities scheduled for the upcoming event.

4PM – 10PM

Vendor Opportunities

Are you interested in becoming a vendor and showcasing / selling your products or services? If so, please click here to download the vendor application and information. If you offer a food or beverage product, please email us at info@americanpatriotfest.info to discuss.

5PM

The Black Tapes

The Black Tapes is a group of young rock n’ roll musicians who perform at music venues and charitable events throughout Las Vegas and Southern California. The band has played at several A-list venues in Las Vegas including multiple appearances at Vamp’d, The House of Blues, Vinyl at the Hard Rock Hotel and the Fremont Street Stage. The Black Tapes play everything from Led Zeppelin to David Bowie to Heart to Pearl Jam, and pretty much everything in between.

6PM Location (AVTT)

AVTT Official Opening Ceremonies – American Veterans Traveling Tribute

Honor Guard
National Anthem
Speakers
Presentation of the Wreath

  • Red, White Blue
  • POW/MIA
  • Blue Star Families

Invocation Bag Pipes / Drums
21 Gun Salute
Taps

 

7PM

Sierra Black

No one makes country music quite like Sierra Black, and that’s because the brave young vocalist is carving out her own path to create music that is inspiring and irresistible. With a contemporary country sound that is influenced by both pop and gospel, she is poised to emerge as this generation’s Shania Twain.

 

8PM

Love and Theft

Love And Theft, comprised of Stephen Barker Liles and Eric Gunderson, have built a loyal fan base through their high energy performances, signature vocal harmonies and lyrical storytelling.

Fresh off the heels of the “blistering, emotionally gut-wrenching” (AXS.com) single, “Whiskey On My Breath”, the ACM/CMA/CMT nominated duo, Love And Theft, return with their Curb Records single “Love Wins”.

The pair’s career launched with the #1 country smash “Angel Eyes”, top 10 hit “Runaway” and subsequent charted hits, “Dancing In Circles,” “Runnin’ Out Of Air,” “If You Ever Get Lonely,” and “Night That You’ll Never Forget”.

Love And Theft is currently putting the final touches on the new album which can be expected in the Fall of 2017.


Saturday, May 20, 2017

 

Open 24/7

American Veterans Traveling Tribute (AVTT)

6:30AM                               Red, White & Blue 5K Run/Walk Registration
8AM                                     Red, White & Blue 5K Run Walk Race

5k Run

Where: Craig Ranch Park 628 West Craig Road North Las Vegas, NV 89032
Event Day Registration: 6:30 AM Lagoon Lodge Gazebo
Race and Walk: 8:00 AM

Pre-register online:
Packet Pick Up: https://register.chronotrack.com/r/28752
Early packet Pickup: May 19th from 4 PM to 7PM in front of main stage at festival concert.

Join us after for the festivities all day long at American Patriot Festival. Money raised helps local heroes through the Nellis Support Team.

8AM Ride for Troops Line-Up
Credential Pick Up – Henderson Harley-Davidson

10AM Ride for Troops Motorcycle Ride
Departure – Henderson Harley-Davidson

Motorcycle "Ride for Troops"

Sponsored by Henderson Harley-Davidson, the ride includes a tour of the Threat Training Facility with Soviet era displays and vintage Russian motorcycles. Riders will receive a commemorative pin and lunch at American Patriot Fest.

10AM – 6PM

360 CARSHOW

360 CARSHOW is proud to be part of Patriot Fest on Saturday May 20th at Craig Ranch Park . This celebration is for everyone to enjoy and to give thanks to the men and women of our military past and present, who have made our freedoms possible.

10AM – 7PM

Vendor Opportunities

Are you interested in becoming a vendor and showcasing / selling your products or services? If so, please click here to download the vendor application and information. If you offer a food or beverage product, please email us at info@americanpatriotfest.info to discuss.

10AM – 7PM

Kids Activities, Bounce House, Petting Zoo

American Patriot Fest is a family- and kid-friendly event. Most kid’s activities are free. Past events have included bounce houses, petting zoo, face painting, meet and greets with superhero characters, train rides and more. Check back soon for the list of activities scheduled for the upcoming event.

12:15PM - 1PM and 1:20PM - 2PM

Evil Waze

Ultimate Santana Tribute Experience, Evil Waze, features Mike Torres on guitar. Torres, who lives in Phoenix, Arizona, not only sounds strikingly similar to Santana but is a mirror image of the guitar legend as well. Starting at age 7 Mike learned guitar from his father and has spent the better part of the last five decades mastering it. Mike has played with such big stars as Michael McDonald, Al DiMeola and Spyro Gyra. Based in Las Vegas, Nevada, Evil Waze band members include some of the finest musicians from Mexico, Puerto Rico and Cuba. With lead singer Carlos David, who has performed with stars such as Ricky Martin, Carlos Santana, Jennifer Lopez and Alejandro Sanz, no other Santana tribute bandmatches the realism of Evil Waze.

1:00 PM Main Stage

Welcome Address, Presentation of Colors, National Anthem, Special Guest Speakers

2:30PM - 4PM

Red, White and Blues with Moanin’ Blacksnakes and Special Guests

Founded in 1996, the Moanin' Blacksnakes have been a fixture in the Las Vegas blues scene for more than 20 years. Voted Best Blues Band in Vegas, multiple years the Moanin' Blacksnakes perform more than 100 shows a year. The Moanin' Blacksnakes are a hard-driving blues band that packs every venue they play, week after week.

You never know who will show up to play with them on any given night - luninaries, such as, Rock and RollHall of Famer Dave Mason, two time Grammy award winning singer Dee Dee Bridgewater, guitar great, Jeff Healy, as well as many Las vegas Strip performerws have shared the stage with the Moanin' Blacksnakes.

4PM – 7PM

Dante - Magician

With Dante Hernandez you can expect his humor to leave his audience laughing endlessly. There's an artistic beauty to his magic through the way he takes you through a journey leaving you speechless at the end.

4:30PM

360 CARSHOW AWARDS

360 CARSHOW is proud to be part of Patriot Fest on Saturday May 20th at Craig Ranch Park . This celebration is for everyone to enjoy and to give thanks to the men and women of our military past and present, who have made our freedoms possible.

5PM

The Long Run

Since their debut in 2000 THE LONG RUN - Experience The Eagles has earned its place among the top-drawing tribute acts in North America and is widely regarded as the finest Eagles tribute show working today. Hand picked to perform the music of The Eagles by Mark Cuban’s & Ryan Seacrest’s network AXS-TV, their 90 minute live concert for the hit TV show “The World’s Greatest Tribute Bands” was broadcast to millions of viewers over five countries. The show received the highest ratings in the series’ history resulting in an unprecedented invitation for an encore performance. Marked by lush vocal harmonies and exceptional musical accuracy, every TLR performance delivers a reverence for the beloved, Eagles recordings blended with The Long Run’s own live-concert personality.


Sunday, May 21, 2017

 

Open until 3PM

American Veterans Traveling Tribute (AVTT)

The AVTT is an 80% scale replica of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington DC. For the first time in a decade, the AVTT will be proudly presented in the Las Vegas Valley, May 18-21, 2017 at American Patriot Fest. The public is invited to view the wall free of charge and make rubbings of the names of their fallen loved ones. It will be open 24 hours a day, from Thursday, May 18th 3 PM to Sunday, May 21st, 3 PM. Details of an escort to the exhibit site and opening ceremonies will be announced soon. Counseling services will be provided courtesy of the Vet Center.

Please check back soon for additional events! Information is subject to change.