Local small businesses are invited to “Small Business Support Saturday,” an event that showcases small businesses and the support services and resources they can use. The event is scheduled for Saturday, May 21 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Clark County Government Center amphitheater at 500 S. Grand Central Parkway in downtown Las Vegas.
Small businesses wishing to have a presence at the event are encouraged to call (702) 455-2540 or email [email protected] at their convenience because available slots are fast. to be filled.
In addition to a series of local vendors in attendance, staff from the Purchasing Department were there to explain how local businesses could compete for Clark County contracts, and the Office of Community and Economic Development is there to showcase new online tools to help new, established and future businesses interested in investing, expanding or relocating to Clark County. Business License staff are also available.
The event, organized by Commissioner Marilyn Kirkpatrick’s office, will feature live music, food trucks and raffle prizes for those small entrepreneurs who hand out their business cards.
“Small businesses are a critical part of the local economy and we need to do everything we can to support them,” Commissioner Kirkpatrick said. “The purpose of the event is to help local businesses and increase their opportunities for success.”
Clark County is a dynamic and innovative organization dedicated to providing the highest quality service with integrity, respect and accountability. With jurisdiction over the world-famous Las Vegas Strip and covering an area the size of New Jersey, Clark is 11th in the nation.th-largest province and provides region -wide services to 2.3 million citizens and 45.6 million visitors a year (2019). Including 7 in the countryth-poorest airport, air quality compliance, social services and the state’s largest public hospital, University Medical Center. The County also provides municipal services traditionally provided by municipalities to 1 million residents in the excluded area. That includes fire protection, roads and other public works, parks and recreation, and planning and development.