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With the official start of the fall season just around the corner, the master planned community of Summerlin®, and its dynamic and vibrant urban core of Downtown Summerlin®, are preparing for three annual events that have become seasonal community traditions for residents of all ages and interests.  

The family-friendly Parade of Mischief, presented by Momentum Solar, will fill the streets of Downtown Summerlin with mischievous mayhem every Friday and Saturday night in October at 6 p.m.: Oct. 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, and 28.  The event is free and open to the public and takes place along Park Centre Drive in the heart of the popular shopping, dining and entertainment destination. The parade includes spooktacular floats, dancing zombies, ghosts, witches, wizards, wild creatures, and a rockin’ dead skeleton band. More than 30 local youth have been cast in various roles. Information on Parade of Mischief can be found at

Parade of Mischief returns to Downtown Summerlin every Friday and Saturday in October.

The Summerlin Festival of Arts returns to Downtown Summerlin Oct. 13 – 15 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, expanding from a two- to three-day event for the first time in its 27-year history. This hallmark, outdoor festival sponsored by The Las Vegas Review Journal features more than 100 fine artists and craftsmen from Southern Nevada and surrounding states, each carefully selected by a jury of local art experts. Mediums include oil, watercolor, pottery, sculpture, photography, glass and jewelry – all in a mix of contemporary and classic designs- to offer something for every taste. The Festival features a variety of children’s activities, exhibits by local schools, and cultural presentations from the Southern Paiute, Nuwu Art and friends. New  this year is a special activation featuring artists from downtown Las Vegas’ popular First Friday monthly arts event. Information can be found at

2021 Festival of Arts
Summerlin’s Festival of Arts returns Friday, October 13 – Sunday, October 15.

And finally, the eyes of the golf world once again return to Summerlin with the 2023 Shriners Children’s Open at TPC Summerlin, Oct. 9-15. The event, now in its 41st year in Las Vegas and 31st year in Summerlin, is expected to draw a field of 144 of the world’s top golf professionals to compete for an $8.4 million purse, which includes a championship prize of more than $1.5 million. The winner will take home the Howard Hughes Cup, the championship trophy sponsored by the developer of Summerlin, whose namesake, Howard Hughes, Jr., was an avid golfer with a legacy that also includes his success as a businessman, aviator and visionary in Las Vegas. Past champions include such notables as Greg Norman, Davis Love III, Tiger Woods, Jim Furyk, Webb Simpson, Bryson De Chambeau, Patrick Cantlay, and Kevin Na, to name a few. Tickets are now on sale at Shriners Children’s Open – PGA Tour Golf Tournament – Las Vegas ( Guests can choose between four ticket options, starting at just $35 per day.

Now in its 33rd year of development, Summerlin offers more amenities than any other Southern Nevada community, including 300-plus parks of all sizes; 200-plus miles of interconnected trails; resident-exclusive community centers; ten golf courses; 26 public, private and charter schools; a public library and performing arts center; Summerlin Hospital Medical Center; houses of worship representing a dozen different faiths; office parks; neighborhood shopping centers; and, of course, Downtown Summerlin®, offering fashion, dining, entertainment, Red Rock Resort, Class-A office buildings, City National Arena, home of the Vegas Golden Knights National Hockey League practice facility, and Las Vegas Ballpark®, a world-class Triple-A baseball stadium.  

 In total, Summerlin currently offers 100 floorplans in nearly 20 neighborhoods throughout seven distinct villages and districts. Homes, built by many of the nation’s top homebuilders, are available in a variety of styles – from single-family homes to townhomes, priced from the $400,000s to more than $1 million. For information on all actively selling neighborhoods, visit Before you visit any new Summerlin neighborhood, please call the homebuilder to check on hours of operation. Phone numbers for each neighborhood are on