Family Friendly Fun Things to Do in
Fabulous Las Vegas!
Information is always changing in Las Vegas, so check back for updates!
Located at Circus Circus, various rides and attractions for all family members await! (And there is also a carnival and midway at Circus Circus itself!)
They have been doing fun things with this roller coaster featuring a 180-degree “heartline” twist and dive maneuver – adding virtual reality enhancements! (They also have the Big Apple Arcade for some additional fun!)
They boast over 2,000 animals!
“Visitors step aboard spherical glass-enclosed cabins that slowly rotate at one foot per second to give them a leisurely 30 minute ride to admire the 360-degree views of the city.” There is plenty of room in each cabin to move around and that includes a place to sit if you need – and those views … it’s Vegas at its best.
“At this Las Vegas Attraction, you can delve into the history, science, engineering, genetics, technology and profiles of Captain America, Hulk, Thor and Iron Man. Your goal: To interactively assemble case files on each of the characters and move on to become qualified members of the AVENGERS S.T.A.T.I.O.N.”
Three floors of interactive fun!
“In the middle of Las Vegas, there’s a place with 180 acres of adventure. A place to release your inner child and let your imagination go wild — and it’s yours to explore!”
Container Park (near downtown Las Vegas)
Experience Downtown Container Park, an open-air shopping center filled with boutique retail shops, unique restaurants, and live entertainment for the whole family – located in the heart of Las Vegas!
Having the tallest freestanding observation tower in the U.S. at 1,149 feet, visitors can have a spectacular 360-degree views of Las Vegas. All indoor and climate controlled decks enclosed in floor-to-ceiling glass! Other options include thrill rides and SkyJump … check the website out for information!
Want to see some other Las Vegas sights?
Bellagio Hotel and Casino - Dancing fountains, a conservatory that changes with the seasons and the Guinness Book of Records largest chocolate fountain all in one place? Yes!
M&M’s World - You can get SO MANY kinds of M&M’s there, plus see some fun stuff to buy. (Coca-Cola Store Las Vegas is next door – fun to do a flight of beverages from other countries! https://www.cokestore.com/stores/las-vegas)
Hershey’s World - Attached to New York New York, you can see the Statue of Liberty made of chocolate, and buy some yummy treats!
Flamingo Wildlife Habitat - Home to a flock of Chilean flamingos and other wildlife – and free to the public!
Mirage Dolphin Habitat - (As it’s a secret, need to go to the website to see what it’s all about!)
If you want OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES away from the Strip …
Red Rock Canyon - About 30 minutes from the Strip – such beauty awaits!
Valley of Fire State Park - About 90 minutes from Las Vegas – there are tours available you can book to learn about the history!
The Grand Canyon - About four hours from Las Vegas with various agencies that have tours leaving from Las Vegas daily!
Hoover Dam - About 30 minutes from the Strip. There are tours you can book that take you there – or if you have a car, can do that too! The tours are informational and it is impressive. (Make sure to see the view of Hoover Dam from the Mike O'Callaghan-Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge – look for the signs as you drive toward Hoover Dam!)
Mt. Charleston - Roughly 45-50 minutes from the Strip, Mt. Charleston offers various outdoor activities in a beautiful setting.
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