2018 SPRING collection
Shop Life is Beautiful’s limited-edition Spring Collection available exclusively online, inspired by the landscape of the desert and the blooming florals of the season. Quantities are limited and we won’t be restocking so, if you like what you see, cop them before they’re gone.
2017 life is beautiful RECAP
Every September a community of musicians, artist, thought leaders, and thousands of inspired creators transform 18 city blocks of Downtown Las Vegas and create a world that celebrates the beauty in ourselves and our surroundings. A world in which music and art transform, positivity prevails, imagination overwhelms and creativity thrives.
In 2017, 78 musical acts, 19 artists and muralists, 14 comedians, more than 20 motivational speakers, and thousands of creators from all over the world cemented into our community’s DNA a sense of inspiration, imagination and initiative.
In celebration of the true meaning of Life is Beautiful, All Together is a rallying cry for positivity, unity and creativity in our community. It is an initiative to bring people together and spark conversations that inspire and empower the values of enduring happiness.
Where Are They Now: Catching Up with Lineup Favorites from Past Years
Festivals cover such a wide swath of the music world, it’s easy to miss some really great bands and acts. There are so many names on a lineup poster, after all.Read More
Hotels for Hope
Whether coming from out of town or planning a staycation, now is the time to secure a room. There are many Downtown Las Vegas hotels located within walking distance of the festival or the Strip is just a few minutes drive from DTLV.Read More
The Life is Beautiful Manifesto Narrated by Dan Reynolds and Andra Day
In 2016, Life is Beautiful debuted its manifesto in a video narrated by Dan Reynolds from Imagine Dragons and singer Andra Day.Read More
Six Years of a Beautiful Thing
As the sun set on October 27, 2013, Ezra Koenig, the lead singer and guitarist for New York-based alternative band Vampire Weekend, looked out to an audience of about 30,000 fans at Sixth Street and Stewart Avenue in Downtown Las Vegas and made an observation.Read More
Catching Up With Festival Wish-Granter Life Under the Wheel
Calvin Huang was the first person to receive Life Under the Wheel’s grant that makes it possible for those who have life-threatening illnesses to attend music festivals.Read More
Bill Nye Finds Inspiration and Beauty, Even When It Stings
It’s beautiful to know the artists we admire truly care about what they do and want to find ways to impact the world with their unique talents. It can inspire and fuel our own curiosity and creativity.Read More
Jacob Banks Defines the Role of an Artist
“I feel like my job as an artist is to keep people company,” says “Move With You” vocalist Jacob Banks, offering a heartfelt, humble answer to a complicated question posed to many creators.Read More
Every Day Is Women’s Day (Or, at Least, It Should Be)
International Women’s Day, on March 8, celebrates the incredible power of women. It’s a beautiful opportunity to amplify our diverse voices and stories, recognize our struggles and pay homage to our achievements.Read More
Rachel Platten Fights for Positivity
“Optimism takes incredible work; being happy and positive is hard,” admits singer Rachel Platten. “I wake up nervous just like everyone. I wake up kind of feeling down about myself, and that’s much more normal than waking up, like, ‘I am going to conquer the day.’”Read More
Life is Beautiful Joins FLOOD Magazine for SXSW Showcase
We hear your cries on social media: We’ll share the 2018 festival lineup soon (or sometime before September, at least). In the meantime, we’re taking a brief dip to Austin for SXSW.Read More