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08/22/2016Advance tickets for seventh annual Springs Preserve Grapes & Hops Festival now on sale at

The Springs Preserve is now selling advance tickets for its hugely popular Grapes & Hops Festival, a food and wine- and beer-tasting event scheduled for Saturday, October 1.

08/22/2016Superheroes Assembled and Avenged at Springs Preserve

Springs Preserve and Barrick Gold became a dynamic duo over the past weekend treating more than 7,700 Nevada residents to free admission to celebrate the end of summer.

08/16/2016Escape to the Springs Preserve in September 2016

Join us at the Springs Preserve for the Asian Heritage Festival, Butterfly Habitat Fall Season, Science Fiction, Science Future, Mastering the Mysteries of Light all during the month of September.

08/08/2016Superhero Summer Send-off at Springs Preserve

Get your summer superhero fix at the Springs Preserve! Come in costume as your favorite comic crusader for this free weekend as we vanquish villainy in all its forms.

07/13/2016Escape to the Springs Preserve in August 2016

Join us at the Springs Preserve for Southern Paiute Cultural Sharing, Playing with Light, Mastering the Mysteries of Light art exhibit, and Desert Survivor, all during the month of August.

07/12/2016New exhibit at Springs Preserve explores Mastering the Mysteries of Light

Las Vegas artist Austine Wood Comarow creates remarkable interactive, changing images using thousands of tiny pieces of colorless cellophane, polarized filters and light.

06/30/2016Springs Preserve, Southern Nevada Water Authority Announce Winners of 18th Annual Landscape Awards Competition

The Springs Preserve, in partnership with Southern Nevada Water Authority, Star Nursery and the Nevada Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects (NVASLA), today recognized the winners of the 18th Annual Southern Nevada Landscape Awards.

06/20/2016"Strike back" at summer with free admission to the Springs Preserve June 27 - 30

Summer heat you will beat if you join us as the Springs Preserve transforms into a galaxy (not so) far, far away with free admission for all June 27 - 30. Star Wars-inspired activities will be offered each day.

06/15/2016Escape to the Springs Preserve in July 2016

Join us at the Springs Preserve for Summer Fun Camps, Playing with Light, 4th of July at Divine Cafe and Desert Survivor live animal show all during the month of July.

06/09/2016See our Desert Survivors show daily through the summer at Springs Preserve

Our Mojave animals are some of the toughest around, but who's the toughest of them all? This summer, you decide! Join Springs Preserve zoologists and staff inside the cool confines of the Origen Museum for the live animal show-Desert Survivor!