Las Vegas Kids Activities

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Everybody knows that Vegas is a great place for adults.  With gambling, shows, and lots of bars millions of people flock to this desert oasis for a break from day to day stresses.  What people don’t know is that Vegas is also a great place to bring your kids.  Whether you live here or are just visiting I think you’ll be surprised to find all of the fun family friendly things to do.  In fact, there are so many Las Vegas Kids Activities it’s hard to know where to start. Sure, the strip has a plethora of adult only shows and high end restaurants, but almost every hotels also has a tamer side with g-rated shows, toy stores, and exhibits sure to delight people of any age: Treasure Island – This hotel used to be very family friendly with a pirate ship show, however they have revamped their image and focused more on adult entertainment.  For Las Vegas kids activities, they still have mystere by cirque de soleil.  If your kids likes pirates, they have Siren’s Cove Shoppe which sells pirate themed souvenirs and there is direct access to the Fashion Show Shopping Mall. Circus Circus – For some fast paced fun check out Adventuredome – an indoor theme park.  There is also a midway with all kinds of carnival games and a big tent featuring circus acts including a trapeze act.  Check out their specials, they have all kinds of packages for families including kids eat free. Mandalay Bay – There are over 2000 animals to see in the shark reef aquarium.  An underwater tunnel leads you through the tank providing spectacular views of sharks, jelly fish, turtles and more.  Mandalay also has the Lion King musical, a live version of the beloved Disney classic. Bellagio – Stop by outside to check out the awesome water show, with music, lights and spell binding waterworks.  Also check out O by cirque du soleil. Excalibur – A castle themed hotel is fun for kids of all ages.  Featuring the new Sponge Bob Squarepants ride, Fun Dungeon carnival and arcade games this hotel certainly caters to its younger customers.  The Tournament of Kings is a medieval jousting show, food is served without utensils so playing with your food is a must. MGM Grand – Live on the wild side and check out the Lion Habitat, where decendents of the original MGM lion hang out during the day.  Don’t worry though, they really live on an 8.5 acre ranch outside Vegas.  MGM features KA by cirque de soleil. Take a trip around the world: go up the Eiffel Tower at Paris take a gondola ride next door at the Venetian, and ride the roller coaster at New York New York. Also on the strip – M&M Land, Gameworks, a dolphin habitat, wax museum, and Blue Man Group. One of the best Las Vegas kids activities is the pool at your hotel, this hot desert destination boasts some of the coolest pools you can find.  Oftentimes you can find rates so low that it’s worth getting a room just to use the...