Museums, tours, iconic city sites and attractions with camera-ready scenes.
NEW ADRENALINE RUSH SLINGSHOT RENTALS— Cruise the Strip in comfort or explore the valley’s desert terrain in a vehicle that gives you a different
BIG SHOT— Launch 160 feet to the tallest point in the city, the Stratosphere “needle,” and freefall back to the platform. Su-Th, 10 am-1 am; F-Sa, 10 am-2 am. $39.95 as part of the all-day ride package. Stratosphere, 702.383.5210.
BINION’S $1 MILLION DISPLAY— A modern-day update of the famed attraction, which allows guests to have their pictures taken with a cool million, which is enclosed inside an acrylic box atop a poker table. 9 am-11:30 pm daily. 21+. Binion’s, 800.937.6537.
BONNIE SPRINGS RANCH— Step back into the Old West at the complex that features a petting zoo, restaurant & bar, horseback riding, a Western town with shows and shops and more. Call for times and prices. 16395 Bonnie Springs Rd., 702.875.4191.
CASA DE SHENANDOAH— The iconic estate of Mr. Las Vegas, Wayne Newton. Get a glimpse into the life of the legendary singer during a tour of the property he’s called home for more than four decades. M-Sa; tours begin at 9:30 am and end at 5:30 pm. $35.
COCA- COLA STORE— All things Coca-Cola, from apparel and collectibles to home décor and travel gear. Open daily from 10 am-11 pm. Free entry; products vary in price. 3785 Las Vegas Blvd. S., 702.270.5900.
COMBAT ZONE PAINTBALL— The largest paintball field in Las Vegas is known for its Zombie Apocalypse Experience. Paintball hours: F, 11 am- 4 pm; Sa-Su, 9 am-5 pm. Zombie Apocalypse Experience: F-Sa, 8 & 10:30 pm; reservations required. 13011 Las Vegas Blvd. S., 702.388.9663.
CONEY ISLAND EMPORIUM— This 32,000-squarefoot-facility is modeled after the Coney Island amusement park of the early 1900s. Find midwaystyle carnival games, shooting galleries, bumper cars, coin-operated games and an interactive driving simulator. Open from 8 am-midnight daily. New York-New York, 702.740.6969.
COWABUNGA BAY— Brightly colored water park that’s fun for the entire family; it features eight water slides, a lazy river, wave pool, kid’s cove and much more. Season passes are now available for the 2017 season. 900 Galleria Drive in Henderson, Nevada, 702.850.9000.
CSI: THE EXPERIENCE— Test your inner crime solver at the blockbuster interactive exhibit based on the hit TV show, CSI. Includes state-of-the-art forensic equipment and interactive displays: survey the crime scene, gather the evidence, solve the case! Open 9 am-9 pm daily; last admission at 8 pm. $28 adults, $21 children (4-11). MGM Grand, 702.891.8111.
DESPERADO— One of the valley’s most wicked roller coasters, which lifts through the roof of the casino, drops through a tunnel at speeds of 90 MPH, then goes into a second drop—a 155-foot-tall spiral. Must be at least 48 inches tall. $10, or $30 for an allday wristband. Su-Th, noon-7:30 pm; F-Sa, noon9:30 pm. Buffalo Bill’s in Primm, 702.386.7867.
DIG THIS— Build huge mounds and push gigantic tires in a bulldozer or play “bucket basketball” in an excavator—the choice is yours, you can play on these big toys all day if you wish. Call for more information. 3012 S. Rancho Drive, 702.222.4344.
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 CARS OF LAS VEGAS— Offers one of the most diverse fleet of exotic cars in Las Vegas— Aston Martins, Bentleys, Ferraris, Lamborghinis, Maseratis and McLarens among them. Includes complimentary pick-up and drop-offs to customers anywhere in Las Vegas. 877.707.8342.
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.
EIFFEL TOWER EXPERIENCE— Travel 460 feet above the Strip to the top of this half-scale replica and enjoy a panoramic view. Daytime pricing: M-F, 9:30 am-7:15 pm, adult $14, child $10. Evening pricing: M-F, 7:30 pm-12:30 am & Sa-Su, 7:30 pm-1 am, adult $19, child $14. Paris Las Vegas, 702.946.7000.
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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.
FALL OF ATLANTIS— As King Atlas decides which of his children will succeed him in ruling Atlantis, the gods ultimately take matters into their own hands in this 11-minute fountain show. Every hour on the hour between 11 am-11 pm Su-Th; until midnight F-Sa. In the Forum Shops next to the Cheesecake Factory. Forum Shops at Caesars, 702.731.7110.
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.
GONDOLA RIDES— Glide along the canals of The Venetian while a gondolier serenades you. Indoor and outdoor rides available. Indoor: Su-Th, 10 am11 pm; F-Sa, 10 am-midnight. Outdoor: Daily from 11 am-10 pm. $19.95 (Gondola Seats Four), $79.80 (private two-passenger gondola). The Venetian, 702.414.4300.
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
THE GUN STORE— Try a thrill that few people ever get: Shooting a real machine gun and taking home the target for a souvenir. Pistols available for rent to shoot on site. In addition, check out the VIP range. Open daily, 10 am- 6 pm. 2900 E. Tropicana Ave., 702.454.1110.
HENDERSON BIRD VIEWING PRESERVE— A 140-acre preserve that’s home to thousands of migratory waterfowl, resident desert birds and wildlife. Hours vary by season. Last entry 30 minutes before closing. Free. 350 E. Galleria Drive, 702.267.4180.
HIGH ROLLER—— 28 glass-enclosed cabins offer you unparalleled views of the Strip from the middle of all the action in a 30-minute ride. Open from 11:30 am-2 am daily. Tickets start at $26.95. The Linq, 866.328.1888.
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 GUNFIGHTS— Battle it out in a gun ght that uses real, non-lethal ammunition and get the same elite training members of the military and law enforcement agencies receive. 3068 S. Highland Drive, 702.279.9466. 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.
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HABITAT— The famous duo’s ode to preservation, where white tigers, lions and other big cats live in the lap of luxury. The adjacent 2.5 million-gallon habitat is an observation and research facility with underwater viewing areas. Open daily from 10 am- 6 pm. $22 adults, $17 children 4-12. Mirage, 702.791.7188.
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. 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 machineinspired 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 SPEEDVEGAS— Get your adrenaline pumping as you guide Porsche, Ferrari, Lamborghini, Audi and Corvette supercars around a 1.5 mile Formula Oneinspired track with 12 sweeping turns, 20-degree banked turns and 60 feet of total elevation change. You’ve never had a better excuse to burn some rubber! 14200 S Las Vegas Blvd., 888.979.7236.
STRATOSPHERE TOWER— Features America’s tallest freestanding tower with indoor and outdoor observation decks. The tower houses SkyJump, X-Scream, Insanity, and the Big Shot, all open Su-Th, 10 am-1 am and F-Sa until 2 am. Admission to the tower is $20; or, see it with the all-day rides pass (SkyJump a separate price) for $39.95. Stratosphere, 702.383.5210.
SUN BUGGY FUN RENTALS— The ultimate off-road adventure. Just a few of the myriad offerings, from adrenaline-packed to picturesque, are the Vegas Mini Baja Chase, Vegas Dunes Off-Road Buggy Tour, the Valley of Fire Off-Road Tour and Vegas Family Fun Romp Off-Road Adventure Tour. 6925 Speedway Blvd., 702.786.0141.
TOPGOLF— A four-level food, entertainment and sporting playhouse, this attraction and golfer’s paradise features 108 climate-controlled hitting bays on three levels, five bar experiences, a menu of chef-driven creations, two pools, private cabanas and oh-so much more. Open Su-Th, 8 am-2 am; F-Sa, 8 am- 4 am. 702.933.8458.
NEW TOP SHOT— Learn and train to shoot real guns in a live, realistic, immersive facility complete with moving targets, 360¬environments and an assortment of practice gun ranges, including laser shooting, immersion training rooms and an interactive shoot house. 3084 S. Highland Drive, Suite C, Las Vegas, NV 89109, 702.478.8550.
VEGAS BALLOON RIDES— Go up, up and away on them world’s oldest form of flight—the hot air balloon. Call for information on flight packages and pricing.4390 Polaris Ave., 702.553.3039.
VEGAS INDOOR SKYDIVING— Experience skydiving within a vertical wind tunnel, with air speeds up to 120 mph, simulating the free-fall of skydiving. Must be height/weight proportionate. Open daily from 9:45 am-8 pm. Packages starting at $75. 200 Convention Center Drive, 702.731.4768.
VEGAS LUXURY RIDES— Lamborghinis, Ferraris, McLarens and Porsches available for four to 24hour rentals. No deposit required. A free shuttle is available. 5040 W. Post Rd., Suite 150, 866.751.8777. 702.876.8777.
THE VEGAS MACHINE GUN EXPERIENCE— Select a gun from your favorite movie or video game, throw-down with friends in a three-gun challenge or shoot the weapons the Secret Service do. M-Sa, 9 am- 6:30 pm; Su, 11 am- 4:30 pm. Ask about free shuttle service. 3084 S. Highland Drive, 702.567.1158.
WET ‘N’ WILD— Water park with more than 25 thrilling slides and attractions, such as the Raging Rattler, the only slide of its kind in North America. Season passes now available for the 2017 season. Call for hours. 7055 Fort Apache Rd., 702.979.1600.
X-SCREAM— Travel 30 feet off the edge of the Stratosphere Tower at 30 mph. Su-Th, 10 am-1 am; F-Sa, 10 am-2 am. $39.95 as part of the all-day ride package. Stratosphere, 702.383.5210.