What is 18b?

The Las Vegas Arts District is a neighborhood originally consisting of 18-blocks (18b) of eclectic galleries, stores, bars and restaurants. Nestled in the south end of Downtown Las Vegas, the arts district is a walkable adventure, offering restaurants, bars, live performance venues, plentiful street art and art galleries, and more than 20 independent antique and vintage stores. On the first Friday of each month, the First Friday Festival draws thousands of visitors who come to enjoy food and drinks, live music, visual performances and dozens of local artists and artisans displaying and their unique creations.