Helldorado Days return to downtown Las Vegas this weekend, keeping alive the longest-running event in city history.
The rodeo-focused event begins Thursday and runs through Sunday. Started in 1934 by local Elks Lodge No. 1468, Helldorado Days features family events and raises money for charity.
Road closures for the event are under way. Now through May 31, Sixth and Seventh Streets will be closed between Stewart Avenue and Mesquite. Other closures include: