Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Things to do in and around Las Vegas

Big Elvis, performing by Pete Vallee, inside the Piano Bar, Tuesday thru Friday 3 pm to 6 pm. Pete Vallee stars as Big Elvis in this classic Las Vegas impersonator show. Watch as he performs Suspicious Mind and all the hits, plus other popular tunes spanning six decades. Big Elvis is one of the best free Las Vegas shows on the Strip. Vallee is a multi-time Best of Las Vegas winner who performed more than 7,000 performances on the Strip, making this Las Vegas Elvis show an institution. Harrah's Hotel and Casino. 3475 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109   Phone:(702) 369-5000

Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas
features live concerts, 32 lanes of bowling and food by celebrated restauranteurs, Blue Ribbon. With three levels spanning nearly 80,000 square feet, offers programming throughout the day and late into the night, with concert headliners that include Elvis Costello and The Roots, The Avett Brothers, Jane’s Addiction, Phil Lesh and Friends, The String Cheese Incident, Cake and Primus. Address: 3545 S. Las Vegas Blvd.

Frank The Man The Music
There are many highlights of this show that range from an intimate experience with Sinatra and the audience to the recreation of momentous moments of Sinatra’s career.   Near the middle of the show, the house lights are brought down and Mr. Anderson ties the belt of his London Fog coat, and causally lights his cigarette. Under the stage light, it is just the piano, Mr. Anderson, a glass of scotch, and cigarette. more...

Regency Tropicana Cinemas
No-frills movie theater offering low-priced, 2nd-run films ($1 on Tuesdays) plus concessions.fairly recent movies.  3D movies for $2.50.  3330 E Tropicana Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89121
(702) 438-3456

Chinatown Las Vegas

Located 2 miles west of the Las Vegas Strip, with lots of restaurants, boba tea, gift stores, dessert places, massage parlors, Asian grocery.
4255 Spring Mountain Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89102
9:00 am – 10:00 pm    (702) 221-8448

Las Vegas desert tours provide the chance to see the American Southwest in its most beautiful and primitive state such as sandstone formations, wild horses, big horn sheep, rabbits, bald eagles, and endless variety of wild flowers, trees and cactus. Each desert tour takes a number of stops at unique spots. more...

Primm Outlet Mall    
41 miles from Las Vegas on the California border, this name-brand outlet mall is definitely worth the trip.  Also at this location are three casinos:  Terribles (attached to the mall), Whiskey Pete's and Wild Bill's (both connected to the mall by monorail).  There are shopping shuttle tours available for $15 from several on-Strip locations, including Fashion Show Mall and MGM Grand, with departures beginning around 9 a.m. with return trips ending with a 6 p.m. departure from the mall The shuttles guarantee 3 hours of shopping, but it is possible to arrange a return on a later bus by contacting the Service Center booth at the food court at the mall at 12:30.  32100 S las Vegas Blvd, Primm, NV 89019   (702) 874-1400

Sun Buggy Las Vegas

Provides free shuttles from resort in Las Vegas to take an adventure tour in their custom built dune buggies. Las Vegas Mni Baja Chase,  Mini Baja Chase After Dark,  Vegas Dunes Off Road Tour, among many other driving a buggy desert racer. Prices: from $100 to $1399 1 888 728-4443   Book online at ttp://

First Friday - The Arts District

Once a month the pedestrian-friendly streets of downtown transform into a huge block party. First Friday is a celebration of art, food and music. It's a community event where all are welcome and encouraged to see what the local artists have to offer.
4th Street, Las Vegas, NV

Free Fun in Vegas Group
This meetup set up activities for free or less tha n $5 around Vegas
There are many meetup groups such as Vegas hiking,  for hikers, climbers, mountaineers, ...

Grand Canyon Skywalk

A glass horseshoe-shaped bridge jutting out over the edge of the Grand Canyon 4,000 feet above the floor of the canyon.  The bridge is located at the area more popularly known as Grand Canyon West.  more...

Rehab Pool Party
 at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino

With a live performance by Las Vegas best known DJs.
Female around $10 and male around $20
4455 Paradise Rd, 
Las Vegas, NV 89169
Phone:(702) 693-5500

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 Vegas Indoor Skydiving
 Pole Position Raceway  
 Indoor  wall climbing
 Fighter Pilot Experience 

by Bea Taylor
Location: Las Vegas Las Vegas, NV, USA