Heading to Las Vegas with the family this summer? Not to worry, here’s a quick list of my Top 5 picks to keep all ages satisfied:
Wet-N-Wild Las Vegas is the place to be this summer. Nevada’s premier water park will offer over 25 slides and attractions. Several of the attractions are named after famous landmarks in the Southern Nevada region. Stay up to date on latest developments at www.WetNWildLasVegas.com.
Discovery Children’s Museum, now located at The Smith Center, boasts an additional 23,000 square feet and three levels full of new and improved exhibits. All ages can enjoy this summer activity for $12 per person. www.DiscoveryKidsLV.org; 702.382-KIDS.
Looking for shows on the Strip to entertain all ages? Try Blue Man Group at Monte Carlo for a blend of visual stimulation, eccentric music and witty humor. Recycled Percussion at The Quad gives each guest a drumstick and instrument to play with the band during the show. The Blue Man Group parades through the Monte Carlo daily at 6:15pm. Get tickets for Blue Man Group at www.MonteCarlo.com; 877.459.0268; Recycled Percussion at www.thequadlv.com.
Siegfried and Roy’s Secret Gardens and Dolphin Habitat at Mirage Las Vegas has an impressive 2.5 million gallon dolphin habitat and Big Cat Conservation area. A sanctuary houses Black Panthers, Golden Lions and White Tigers to reflect a natural habitat. Try Trainer for a Day or Painting with the Dolphins for a memorable experience. 3400 Las Vegas Boulevard South, Las Vegas, NV 89109; www.miragehabitat.com; 702.791.7188.
Spend a hot day inside KISS Monster Mini Golf. Black lighting, neon paint, rocking music, and laser shows will entertain fans of all ages. After a round, head over to the Hard Rock Cafe for a great Kid’s Menu and a secret local’s discount. 4503 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, NV 89101; www.MonsterMiniGolf.com; 702.558.625