Frequently

asked questions

What is Area 15?
AREA15 is the ultimate playground, a wondrous mash-up of funky bazaar, artisanal food hall, music venue, sculpture garden, immersive experiences, and community (un)commons, all rolled into one vibrant space.
IS AREA15 A MALL?
No. AREA15 is not a mall. But, it could be considered the evolution of the mall for the 21st century. Like a mall, we’re free to enter. Unlike a mall, AREA15 is purpose built and fully committed to being a location-based experience destination.
WHERE IS AREA15 LOCATED?
AREA15 is located at 3215 S. Rancho Drive, Las Vegas, Nevada, only minutes away from the Las Vegas Strip, just off the I-15 and Desert Inn Road.
IS THERE PARKING AT AREA15?
AREA15 has 900-plus free parking spots.
WHEN WILL AREA15 OPEN?
Our doors will open to the public in September 2020. AREA15’s indoor and outdoor event spaces are now open for corporate, private and social events. Our anchor experience, Meow Wolf will open in early 2021.
WHO IS AREA15 FOR?
We’re for anyone who likes cool sh*t. People of every age, every background, and every interest will discover something that sparks their creativity and inspires them to try something new.
WHAT IS THE SPINE?
The backbone tying everything together at AREA15 is the SPINE, an ever-changing corridor filled with eye-catching art installations, engaging brand activations, unique commerce and inspiring food and beverage options.
WHAT IS WILD MUSE?
Wild Muse is the vintage boutique and apparel outlet featuring one-of-a-kind garments, handmade jewelry and accessories, and AREA15 merchandise.
WHAT IS THE PORTAL?
Outfitted with 360-degree 3D projection-mapped walls, luxurious curtain, and turn-key AV, the Portal is a 7,000-square-foot indoor event space ideally suited for corporate events, private parties, after-parties, intimate speaker series, immersive theater experiences and more.
WHAT IS A-LOT?
From food trucks to artisan markets, music festivals, concerts, private celebrations or corporate galas, A-LOT is a lot of customizable outdoor event space. The 32,000-square-foot venue features 10-foot perimeter walls, multiple egress points, professional-grade AV, lighting and sound, and more.
WHAT IS THE SANCTUARY?
Designed by Elora Hardy and her architecture and design firm, IBUKU, Sanctuary is a 1,900 square-foot circular space built with bamboo sourced from the mountains and valleys of Java and Bali. Perfect for intimate events and ceremonies, Sanctuary also doubles as a public gathering space when not being used for events.
WHAT IS ART ISLAND?
For the first time, large-scale festival-inspired art will be for sale and on display at Art Island, an outdoor gallery of dynamic, multi-dimensional artwork by avant-garde artists from around the world and here in Las Vegas.
CAN I BUY ART IN AREA15?
Yes, many of the larger-than-life art pieces in Art Island and throughout AREA15 are for sale. Art lovers and prospective buyers have the opportunity to purchase the works they see at AREA15 or commission a custom piece from the artists on display.
CAN I GAMBLE IN AREA15?
AREA15 is not a gaming establishment. But, you can bet on a good time with the live events, immersive activations, monumental art, extraordinary design, groundbreaking technology, bar, eateries and other offerings at AREA15.
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