The days of Sin City being a place where all of your inhibitions can melt away and your regrets disappear with the rising sun may not be over for everyone, but the truth is that Las Vegas has developed into much more than just a gambling hotspot over the years. Just a few days ago we shared the news that actually most of the visitors that arrive at Sin City are actually married, which means there is a big they even have a family tagging along.
Today, the city has earned its status as the entertainment capital of the world, because it has something to suit nearly everyone’s tastes. If you want to spend a few days and nights on the casino floor, that’s certainly an option, but Nevada’s oasis in the desert is also a great choice for a family getaway. Want to hear more? Let’s take a look at a few of the best family attractions that Las Vegas has to offer.
Madame Tussaud’s Wax Museum
If you want to take a few photos with celebrities without feeling like the paparazzi, the world’s most famous wax museum brand has a comprehensive collection of your favorite well-known figures. From local legend Evil Knievel to entertainment icons such as Snoop Dogg, Lady Gaga and Michael Jackson, your photo album could benefit from the major boost of star power you’ll receive during a trip to this attraction.
M&M’s World Las Vegas
Appeal to the child inside of you by taking a trip to this magical chocolate attraction. Take photos with some of the brand’s famous advertising characters while learning a little more about how the candies are made. Before you leave, don’t forget to check out the full selection of M&M colors, because this wonderland will give you access to almost every shade you can imagine!
The Adventuredome Theme Park
This five acre park features over 25 rides, an arcade, a rock climbing wall and a virtual reality zone, and it’s all inside the world famous Circus Circus Hotel & Casino. Featuring the best of both worlds to suit the preferences of parents and adults, this destination has remained a favorite since its opening way back in 1968.
Las Vegas Mini Gran Prix
Inject your family outing with a dose of friendly competition at this exciting race track. Compete with your family in a go cart race before trying your luck in the arcade. If you get hungry during your adventures, you’ll have a choice of delicious treats including fresh baked pizza, ribs and chicken wings at the on-site restaurant.
Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park
For something a little different, bounce on over to the ultimate destination for physical activity, games and entertainment for the entire family. Featuring wall-to-wall trampolines that will have the kids jumping for joy, this is a great option to expend some energy before enjoying a night at the casino. If that’s not enough, check out open jump nights, when kids can jump like maniacs until midnight to ensure a successful family outing.
So, now that you know where to go, it’s time to get started on planning your dream family vacation. With a perfect mix of family fun and guilty pleasure, Las Vegas is an ideal destination for your next getaway!