Events

Free Live Jazz in The Underground in September

Multiple Dates from September 5, 2019 to September 28, 2019
Thursday, Fridays and Saturdays in The Underground
Cost: Free entry with weekly password found on Instagram Stories @mobmuseum_underground

  Join us for live jazz in The Underground at The Mob Museum in September. Find the weekly password in…

Garden State Gangland: A Book Signing with Scott Deitche

September 19, 2019
In the retail store from 1 to 4 p.m.
Cost: Free

New Jersey’s organized crime history has been one of the most colorful in the country. Scott M. Deitche, author of…

The Summit: The Mob in Las Vegas

September 21, 2019
7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the Oscar B. Goodman Room
Cost: Regular price $225. Member price $180 (20% off).

Join us for a one-day event that centers on the Mob’s four-decade-long reign in Las Vegas. Engage in conversations with…

Becoming America’s Playground: Las Vegas in the 1950s

September 22, 2019
10 to 11 a.m. in the Oscar B. Goodman Room
Cost: Free for Members or with Museum Admission

Las Vegas hosted 1 million tourists in 1950. It hosted 10 million in 1960. During the 1950s, Las Vegas grew…

The IRS and Organized Crime: 100 Years of Following the Money

September 23, 2019
6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Historic Courtroom

One hundred years ago, Treasury Department official Elmer Irey created a special unit to crack down on tax evaders. Irey’s…

The Purple Gang: The Violent Underworld of Prohibition-era Detroit

October 3, 2019
7:00pm
Cost: Free for Members or with Museum Admission

Paul Kavieff, a renowned organized crime historian, has spent much of his life writing about Detroit’s Purple Gang. His books…

Russia’s Super Mafia: Organized Crime in the Former Soviet Union

October 5, 2019
10 a.m. in Organized Crime Today
Cost: Free for Members or with Museum Admission

It’s impossible to follow the news these days without hearing references to the Russian mafia. But what do we really…

Bootlegger Boogie: Prohibition-era Dance Instruction

October 7, 2019
In The Underground from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Cost: Free entry through speakeasy side-door with password "Hinky"

Join us every month to tap into a different dance of the Prohibition-era. Whether accompanied by a partner or not,…

Before Bugsy: Billy Wilkerson’s Original Vision for the Flamingo Hotel

October 15, 2019
7 p.m. in the Historic Courtroom
Cost: Free for Members or with Museum Admission

Author W.R. Wilkerson III will discuss the life of his father, Billy Wilkerson, the original builder of the Flamingo Hotel…

Joe Batters: The Brutal Reign of Chicago Outfit boss Tony Accardo

October 19, 2019
10 a.m. in the Oscar B. Goodman Room
Cost: Free for Members or with Museum Admission

Author Neil Gordon will tell the story of Chicago Outfit boss Tony Accardo, also known as “Joe Batters.” Accardo got…

Free Community Safety Forum: Sexual Assault Prevention

October 20, 2019
2-3 p.m. in the Historic Courtroom
Cost: Free Admission to The Mob Museum following the event to guests attending Community Safety Forums sponsored by NV Energy. Registration is required.

Each month, The Mob Museum partners with the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department and other local agencies to host Community…

Junior League of Las Vegas Benefit

November 2, 2019
7 p.m.
Cost: Special Entrance Fee

On Saturday, November 2, The Mob Museum will close at 6:30 p.m. to prepare for a unique Junior League of…

Bootlegger Boogie: Prohibition-era Dance Instruction

November 4, 2019
In The Underground from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Cost: Free entry through speakeasy side-door with password "Casino"

Join us every month to tap into a different dance of the Prohibition-era. Whether accompanied by a partner or not,…

November 15: Kefauver Day | Sponsored By Zappos

November 15, 2019
Cost: Free for Nevada residents (w/ID) and buy-one-get-one for non-residents

On November 15, The Mob Museum celebrates Kefauver Day in honor of the Kefauver Committee hearing that took place in…

Free Community Safety Forum: Accident Prevention and Traffic Safety

November 17, 2019
2-3 p.m. in the Historic Courtroom
Cost: Free Admission to The Mob Museum following the event to guests attending Community Safety Forums sponsored by NV Energy. Registration is required.

Each month, The Mob Museum partners with the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department and other local agencies to host Community…

Bootlegger Boogie: Prohibition-era Dance Instruction

December 2, 2019
In The Underground from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Cost: Free entry through speakeasy side-door with password "Bent"

Join us every month to tap into a different dance of the Prohibition-era. Whether accompanied by a partner or not,…

Free Community Safety Forum: Active Shooter Preparedness

December 15, 2019
2-3 p.m. in the Historic Courtroom
Cost: Free Admission to The Mob Museum following the event to guests attending Community Safety Forums sponsored by NV Energy. Registration is required.

Each month, The Mob Museum partners with the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department and other local agencies to host Community…