The longest standing bar & lounge in the las Vegas arts district, Artifice is home to First Friday, Scarlet Deepest Red Goth Night, Soul State, and many other diverse and inclusive community events.

We are open Tuesday through Saturday, 8pm-2am.

Check our social media or list below for events!


Upcoming Events!

  • Wingtips
    Sat, Aug 13
    Las Vegas
    Wingtips live in concert with Evelyn Scythe. $12 presale tickets. $15 at the door.
  • Scarlet Deepest Red Goth Night
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Aug 13
    Las Vegas
    Weekly goth night
  • Karaoke (Tuesday Night)
    Multiple Dates
    Tue, Aug 16
    Karaoke night at Artifice happens every Tuesday night after Comedy! Hosted by Captain Leo
  • Secret Circus
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, Aug 25
    Las Vegas
    Every other Thursday of the month, a night of variety artist entertainment takes place in Artifice. You need a password to get in the door which will change weekly. Doors open @ 8pm and there is a $10 cover charge.
  • Preview Thursday - Dr. Sketchy's
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, Sep 01
    Las Vegas
    Anti-art school. Enjoy cocktails while drawing, painting, or photographing live models.
  • First Friday - Soul State
    Multiple Dates
    Fri, Sep 02
    Las Vegas
    80's 6pm - 11pm House music 11pm - close
Want to display your art in Artifice?

All events are 21+ only


About Artifice

Pronounced (AR-tuh-fis)

1. a clever trick or stratagem; a cunning, crafty device or expedient; wile


2. trickery; guile; craftiness


3. cunning; ingenuity


4. a skillful or artful contrivance or expedient


5. a 3,400 square foot bar in downtown Las Vegas, featuring three rooms with an eclectic mix of music and entertainment. Artifice is a casual neighborhood lounge with delicious drinks, boutique wines, an eclectic music program and three different rooms to lounge in featuring paintings and photography by artists in the city and around the world.

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Hours and Location

We are currently open Tuesday-Saturday 8pm-2am. Events are posted on our social media as well as on our site.

1025 S 1st St #100,

Las Vegas, NV 89101


Check out our menu
(Currently Being Updated)

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Book a Private Event at Artifice!

From live music, to corporate parties, or just simply having your birthday bash at Artifice, we can accommodate your needs! We can section off half the bar, rent out the stage & room, or take the entire bar!