You can take out a racing Ferrari , drive a stock car with the Petty Driving Experience just below , or just go through the souvenir shop. A riding track tours is available and is the best way to see this huge complex for a very reasonable price. To verify the availability of tours on the day you'll be there, be sure and call the Gift Shop at You'll find their listing below at the South listings by Shark Reef.
You can choose from a Ride-Along experience, where you're the passenger and a professional driver takes you around the track for some high speed laps, or the full Driving Experience, where you get to experience the thrill of driving a NASCAR race car around the track. Ride-Alongs are offered between 9: You can drive the Chevrolet Camaro ZL1, the Dodge Challenger SRT8 and the Ford Mustang Shelby GT and the Challenge's data acquisition system will measure acceleration, braking efficiency, cornering capability and top speed to let you know how you did in each vehicle.
You can take your choice of vehicle on their 1. They also offer high-speed a ride along if you want to experience the thrill, but not do any of the driving. Find their current listing of vehicles and prices HERE. Stratosphere Tower Thrill Rides Here are attractions that are definitely not for the faint of heart. The Skyjump will drop you from the th floor to the ground. Count's Kustoms S. Highland Drive Use the Presidio Avenue driveway to get to the showroom-follow the signs pointing the way off of Highland Map Page Danny "Count" Koker started as the auto consultant on Pawn Stars, then he branched out into his own show "Counting Cars".
On his website you can view the vehicles that were a part of last season's Counting Cars show and view his current shop projects. The showroom housing his collection is open 9: Monday - Friday and Danny's bar and grill "Vamp'd" features Tuesday night viewings of "Counting Cars". Check the bar's events page HERE to see if one is going on while you're there.
Fantastic Indoor Swap Meet - This is different from the usual Las Vegas fare, but they have been in business for over 27 years, so they're doing something right. They also have 34 vendors that have been on site for years, that's a sign that they must be a reputable place. Who knows, your spouse might be occupied and you need something to do and this will probably be an interesting way to spend an afternoon.
You never know what goodies await, if you don't at least give it a try. They are open Friday, Saturday and Sunday from Located at S. It costs nothing to walk around, but there is a charge for the individual rides. See a list of rides HERE. Battlefield Vegas Industrial Blvd. Battlefield Vegas offers 15 "Experiences" that include the period weapons. Prices for the Experiences are posted on the website.
Be sure and check out the mini-gun that's available for rent rounds in 1. Dig This S. Well, your day has finally arrived. You'll have a 90 minute session inside one of these big "toys" after some in-cab training, safety orientation and a Breathalyzer. You can dig a trench, stack 2, lb. The full explanation can be found here.
Vegas Indoor Skydiving Convention Center Drive If you want to try skydiving, but don't want to go up in a plane and don't trust a parachute, then this is the place for you. Built in , they say they are the first indoor skydiving facility in America.
A DC3 propeller, powered by a hp electric motor is the fan in their 22 foot tall by 12 foot across vertical wind tunnel. The tunnel has a mesh trampoline floor with foam padded walls. Each visitor gets a brief training class, suits up in the necessary flight gear, and then jumps into the tunnel to fly. You can expect the entire experience to take about an hour. Vegas Indoor Skydiving is open from 9: They also have some money-saving coupons on their website.
West Palms, The Orleans: Not an expensive way to enjoy yourself either. Pole Position opens daily at They also offer discounts for members and a racing season pass that is good at all seven of their locations across the U. Springs Preserve S. Rent a bike and ride their 3. There's quite a bit to do here. The pricing matrix can be found at this link. Take a look at the scorecard and layout of the 18 hole course HERE.
Mid Strip Bellagio, Paris, Caesars: Venetian - Madame Tussauds The well-known wax museum is one of the more visited attractions in Las Vegas. It opens at Order your copy using our Amazon click-through. Also, check Tix4Tonite when you get to Las Vegas. Tussauds has recently added a degree "4D" cinema attraction along with a display of Marvel Super Heroes yes, you can take your photo with them, also.
This new attraction is included with your general admission price. Enter this 28, square-foot immersion into the world of The Avengers and give yourself access to an array of intelligence files, classified studies and experiments that explore the history and scientific origins of The Avengers while training to become an agent of S.
Last admission at 9: The tour is expected to take about 50 minutes, unless you're a big fan, then it will surely take longer. The Transformers display will be open on the second floor, while The Avengers will be on the third floor. You'll practice yoga with the dolphins in the underwater viewing area.
The class takes place at 8: Space is limited, so you must make a reservation first and you must make the reservation through the Mirage Spa.
Anchored by the foot-tall High Roller observation wheel, which has finally opened. Each of the 28 cabins in the High Roller can hold as many as 40 people, has seating for 12 on padded benches, video screens and stereo sound. The cabins will travel approximately one foot per second, with a complete revolution taking around 30 minutes. A fact sheet is available HERE. There will be Wheel Weddings available, and you can get your reverend, flowers, portable bar, and hold a reception at the events center at the High Roller.
One Day Flex Pass: You'll also find 30 retail shops in their , square foot retail complex Another entertainment choice at The Linq will be Brooklyn Bowl , which will have 32 lanes of bowling and concerts along with fantastic food and drink. Go to our Concerts page and Brooklyn Bowl concerts will be in the list. He is called Big Elvis because he weighed pounds they would weigh him at the main post office mail scale in and is down to pounds now.
Everyone who sees him is impressed. He has three shows: After you reach the end of the foot run you will be transported -backwards- to the starting line via a motorized pulley system. There will also be a reservation system coming online to reduce wait times. If you enjoy this type of experience, go to the "Downtown" section of this page to see the upcoming Slotzilla zip line, and go to the "Beyond the Strip" page to check out the Bootleg Canyon runs. These beautiful displays are changed with the seasons and holidays.
You can go back every time you return to Vegas and you'll never see the same display twice. The flowers are beautiful and there are intertwined elements fountains, bird houses, dynamic displays to make this one of the most visited parts of the Strip.
The best thing, it's FREE! The schedule of displays is: It's a great relief in the day to stop and watch the show and to take it easy for a few minutes. Monday - Friday 3: A complimentary tour is available at 2: Children 12 and under are FREE. The exhibit is titled: You'll enjoy the brisk temperatures, fire pits, s'mores, warm cocktails, and ice skating with family and friends. Mondays are Date Skate with holiday movies playing on the 65' digital marquee. Wednesdays are Industry Skate Night, and then you can put on your best disco gear for Throwback Thursdays.
New this year is the addition of Snow Days featuring snow showers every 30 minutes at the rink. Snow Days are Thursday - Sunday from 6: Children 17 years old and younger must be accompanied by an adult that is 21 years or older. The Rink is open Monday - Friday from 3: Holiday Hours are December 22 - January 2 with hours from