Friday, July 11, 2014

Things to do around Vegas

Madame Tussaud Las Vegas, The Mob Museum and Fremont East Entertainment District are some of the most interesting places to visit in Vegas



Smith Center for the Performing Arts
The Smith Center for the Performing Arts is located in Downtown Las Vegas's 61-acre Symphony Park and is a five-acre, world-class performing arts center consisting of three theaters in two buildings. 361 Symphony Park Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89106


Atrium at The Mirage Las Vegas - Free
Indoor tropical rainforest with waterfall, bridge and lagoons.
3400 Las Vegas Blvd South
702- 791-7111


Shark Tank Tours at Golden Nugget Las Vegas  (129 E Fremont St - Las Vegas, NV 89101).  This behind-the-scenes tour conducted by our staff marine biologists shows you the inner workings of our incredible 200,000 gallon Las Vegas shark aquarium. You’ll even go home with a souvenir shark tooth! Tickets are $30 per person and  begin at 3:30 pm Thursday through Saturday.  Reservations: 866.946.5336

Red Rock
Las Vegas natural wonder. More than 1 million people visit the area every year.  Red Rock
Fountain Show at Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino 
Free show.  Lights, fog, music and water welcomes visitors to the Miracle Mile Shops.
Mystic Falls Park at Sam's Town Hotel and Gambling Hall
The atmosphere changes as the rough weather rolls in and the fountains erupts.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jvnyj8p7pSg


Rock n’ Roll Memorabilia at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino
Rock n' roll memorabilia collection throughout the casino. 
Collectibles from Guns N' Roses, Ramones and The Beatles, Madona. Free
Hard Rock

The Mob Museum
The National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement, is located in Downtown Las Vegas. Address: 300 E Stewart Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89101  Hours: Open today · 10:00 am – 7:00 pm  Phone: (702) 229-2734   - Adult (18+) $19.95   Nevada Residents (w/ID) $13.95   Seniors (65+), Military, Law Enforcement, Teachers (w/ID)$15.95


Coyote Ugly
@ New York New York Hotel & Casino.  3790 S. Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas, NV.  Women who come to party at Coyote Ugly are encouraged to join in the fun, get on top of the bar with the bartenders. The walls of the bar are adorned with bras that girls have left behind -- and a few ties from the men.  Monday to Sunday happy hour - $4 drafts - 2 for 1 drinks.  Free entry before 9 pm http://www.coyoteuglysaloon.com/vegas/  -   3790 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas

Madame Tussaud's
There are more than 100 wax celebs. @ the Venetian
3355 Las Vegas Boulevard South 
between Sands Avenue & E Flamingo Road


Fremont East Entertainment District
The Fremont East Entertainment District offers an eclectic mixture of bars, clubs and restaurants along Fremont Street from Las Vegas Boulevard to Eighth Street. Parking: 
http://www.fremonteast.com/fremont-east/parking-map/

Arts District
Las Vegas's downtown 18b Arts District is filled with cultural activities. The Arts Factory is home to many artists' studios and galleries. These are free and open to the public every day from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

+Bea Taylor