DISCOUNT FIREARMS AND AMMO— Offers more handguns in a single showcase than many shops display in their entire store. Hundreds and hundreds of handguns, rifles and shotguns— Nevada’s largest selection. There’s also more than one million rounds of ammo in stock at all times. Store open M-Sa, 9 am-7 pm; Su, 11 am-5 pm. 3084 S. Highland Drive, 702.567.1158. DOLPHIN TRAINER FOR A DAY— Learn how to care for, feed and play with the Mirage’s family of Atlantic bottlenose dolphins. The day starts at 9:45 am and ends at 4 pm; a private poolside lunch is included in the package. Call for availability. Mirage, 702.792.7889. DREAM RACING— Get behind the wheel of a real Ferrari in this all-inclusive experience that shows you what it feels like to be a race car driver. Call for available dates and prices. Las Vegas Motor Speedway, 702.605.3000. ETHEL M CHOCOLATE FACTORY AND BOTANICAL
CACTUS GARDEN TOUR— Watch how this fine chocolate is made, and sample some at the end of the tour. When you’ve finished, discover a 2.5acre, arid landscape with more than 350 species of cactus, succulents and desert plants from the Southwest and other deserts of the world. M-Th, 10 am- 4:30 pm. Free. 2 Cactus Garden Drive, 702.435.2655.
FAST LAP INDOOR KART RACING— The karts, inspired by the 2006 CIK Outdoor World Champions Sodi-Kart, are equipped with Honda 200cc engines, which can reach speeds up to 50 mph. M-Sa, 10 am-11 pm; Su, 10 am-10 pm. Call for price information. 4288 S. Polaris Ave., 702.736.8113. FLIGHTLINEZ— Go for a thrilling flight through Bootleg Canyon, just 30 minutes from Las Vegas, on one of four zip lines. Open daily from 8 am-5 pm. Packages start at $150. 1644 Nevada Highway, 702.293.6885. FLOWRIDER WAVE- IN-A- BOX— Go from body boards to flowriding in the blink of the eye and practice your kickflips, aerials and other tricks. 10 am-7 pm daily. Guests must be 48 inches to ride. Call for prices. Planet Hollywood, 702.785.9106. FLYBOARD LAS VEGAS— Take flight on an insanely cool water jet pack. If you can stand on your own two feet, you can fly! Prices start at $99 for a 15-minute Flyboard demo experience. 702.600.9860. FUN DUNGEON— A medieval-themed midway with carnival-style games, a state-of-the-art arcade and a gift shop. Open daily from 10 am-10 pm. Excalibur, 702.597.7777.
GRAND CANYON WEST— Explore the majesty of the Grand Canyon on a shuttle tour that takes you to three different points in the Hualapai Nation, including the Skywalk. River rafting tours are also available. Call for details. 888.868.9378
INSANITY— This inverted centrifuge spins you 64 feet over the edge of the tower at a force of 3 Gs. Su-Th, 10 am-1 am; F-Sa, 10 am-2 am. $39.95 as part of an all-day ride pass. Stratosphere, 702.383.5210. LAS VEGAS MINI GRAN PRIX FAMILY FUN CENTER— Features rides for all ages including Adult Gran Prix carts, Go Karts, Sprint Kart Speedway, Kiddie Karts, Dragon Roller Coaster, Super Fun Slides, Tornado Twister, Dive Bomber Airplanes, the latest arcade games and a 7,000-square-foot restaurant/ party room with great food. Free admission. Open
year-round. Su-Th, 10 am-10 pm; F-Sa, 10 am-11 pm. 1401 N. Rainbow Blvd., 702.259.7000.
LAS VEGAS SPRINGS PRESERVE— Explore colorful botanical gardens, interactive galleries and trails at this 180-acre “birthplace of Las Vegas.” Open daily from 10 am- 6 pm. $18.95 adults, $10.95 children 5-17. 333 S. Valley View Blvd., 702.822.7700. MARVEL AVENGERS S.T. A.T. I.O. N.— The Scientific Training and Tactical Intelligence Operative Network is an immersive experience that brings visitors of all ages into the world of The Avengers. Operational equipment displays include Captain America’s uniform and shield, Bruce Banner’s laboratory and Ant-Man’s helmet. Guests have the chance to map out the stars to find Asgard, as well as learn how to operate Iron Man’s suit. Open daily from 10 am-10 pm. $34 adults, $24 ages 4-11. Treasure Island, 702.894.7626. MAVERICK HELICOPTER TOURS— Offers VIP-level service from two locations: Las Vegas and the Grand Canyon. Enjoy the comforts of the Eco-Star helicopter, which features individual leather, theater-style seating, extended leg room and outstanding visibility. 888.261.4414. 702.261.0007..
MIDWAY AT CIRCUS CIRCUS— When Circus Circus opened in 1968, it didn’t have any hotel rooms— only a casino, circus tent and carnival midway, which is still popular today. It’s located on the second floor and houses a 200-game arcade and classic carnival-style games. Open daily at 10 am. Circus Circus, 702.734.0410.
MINUS 5 ICE LOUNGE— A 2,000-square-foot ice lounge that takes guests into an icy wonderland of intricately hand-crafted ice sculptures and architecture kept at a constant -5 degrees Celsius or 23 degrees Fahrenheit. Su-Th, 11 am-2 am; F-Sa until 3 am. Packages start at $19, which includes entry fee, one cocktail and everything you need to stay warm inside. Mandalay Place, 702.740.5800; Monte Carlo, 702.643.7800. PAPILLON GRAND CANYON HELICOPTERS— The world’s largest and most experienced helicopter company has been operating since 1965 and offers daily tours of the Grand Canyon. Choose from a variety of helicopter landing tours, airplane tours, bus tours, combos, hotels and more. 275 E. Tropicana Ave., Suite 155, 702.736.7243.
PINK JEEP TOURS— Experience remote areas inaccessible to most with Pink Jeep’s rugged fleet of high-end, all-terrain Tour Trekkers. Complimentary hotel pick-up and drop-off. Choose from Grand Canyon ( West Rim and Toroweap), Eldorado Canyon, Valley of Fire, Red Rock Canyon, Hoover Dam, Mt. Charleston, Death Valley and Zion National Park. Call for reservations. 888.900.4480.
POLE POSITION RACEWAY— Experience the thrills of indoor karting at this facility launched by racers for racers. Among its celebrity investors is Las Vegas native and NASCAR driver Kurt Busch. Su-Th, 11 am-11 pm; F-Sa, ‘til midnight. Call for prices and track availability. 4175 S. Arville St., 702.227.7223. THE RANGE 702— Unleash your inner warrior at this indoor facility with a VIP room, seven private lanes, firearms safety and training and an on-site restaurant. 5999 Dean Martin Drive, 702.485.3232.
SKYDIVE LAS VEGAS— Skydive Las Vegas is Nevada’s premier professional student skydiving facility, dedicated to providing the first-time jumper with the most incredible experience of their lives. Jump out of our perfectly good airplane securely attached to your own personal skydiving instructor, freefall at 120 MPH, then enjoy a peaceful parachute flight while taking in views of Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, Colorado River, the Las Vegas Strip and more! Professional media services available to capture your entire experience and ready same day. No experience necessary. 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Free shuttle available. At the Boulder City Airport. 702.759.3483. SKYJUMP— Plummet off the 108th floor of the Stratosphere Tower at 40 MPH, at this, the world’s highest “controlled freefall.” Su-Th, 10 am-1 pm; F-Sa, 10 am-2 am. $119.99. Stratosphere, 702.380.7777 or 800.998.6937.
SLOTZILLA ZIP LINE— A 12-story, slot machine-inspired zip line that lets visitors cascade 77 feet above the pedestrian promenade. Open Su-Th, 1 pm-1 am; F-Sa, 1 pm-2 am. Lower zip line, $20; upper zip line, $40. Fremont Street Experience, 702.678.5780.
NEW SPEED VEGAS— Get your adrenaline pumping as you guide Porsche, Ferrari, Lamborghini, Audi and Corvette supercars around a 1.5 mile Formula One-inspired track with 12 sweeping