Things To Do In Vegas Besides Gambling

Las Vegas is known for its sparkling hotels, entertaining casinos, and of course gambling. However, there are plenty of other entertainment options besides making bets such as to go on a site seeing tour. Here are some of the other highlights of Vegas entertainment.



Vegas offers a wide variety of shows to stimulate the senses, but none does it better than Cirque du Soleil. They offer nine different options and the two best shows are O at the Bellagio and The Beatles Love at The Mirage. O is a celebration of all things related to the theater and combines this celebration with water, lights, and acrobatic delights. The Beatles Love combine some of the best of the Beatles music, along with lights and sounds to wow the senses. If you go to this show, you will catch yourself singing along while watching the acrobats perform.


If you prefer dancing to singing along, electronic music may be more your style. Fortunately, Vegas has you covered. Many popular DJ’s have regular shows every weekend in Vegas. David Guetta plays at the Wynn in a pool party setting so make sure to bring your swimsuit! Calvin Harris never disappoints in his concert performances. His Vegas scene is at the Hakkasan nightclub. You can even catch him this New Year’s Eve.


If you are not into electronic music, there are plenty of other concert options. Britney Spears has a regular show at Planet Hollywood. Celine Dion has a residency show at Caesar’s Palace.


Pool Parties

In the mood for partying in the sun? Vegas has several fantastic pool party options for drinking and having a good time. Drai’s Beach Club at the Cromwell has a rooftop party scene that lasts all day. Besides offering a party scene with a DJ, the pool also has a great view of the Strip. If you prefer something more European you can go to the Bare Pool Lounge at The Mirage which allows topless bathing. Finally, one of the biggest pool parties is Daylight at Mandalay Bay. This party can host up to 5,000 people and has over 20 VIP cabanas.


Not into gambling, partying, or shows? There are thousands of shops for every type of shopper. Gucci, Prada, Louis Vuitton and countless high fashion brands have locations throughout the city. If you are on a budget or want more of a variety, the Fashion Show Mall has you covered. If you prefer to do some shopping while on a quick gambling break, try going to the Via Bellagio, Forum Shops at Caesars, or the Cosmopolitan Shops.

Whether you are being wowed at a show or concert, partying at a pool, or buying new clothes Las Vegas has plenty of entertainment options.