The Best Things To Do In Las Vegas (That Isn’t Gambling)


When you think of things to do in Vegas, you probably think of casinos and the Las Vegas strip. There’s more to see and do in this energetic city, and with the help of Get Away Today, I have some recommendations.

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Whether you’re looking for indoor or outdoor activities in Vegas, you’ll find a wide variety. You’ll also find discounted rates on hotels when you book with Get Away Today.

The Neon Museum

If you want to experience the sights of the Las Vegas strip in the comfort of an air conditioned building, head to the Neon Museum. It contains a history of Vegas in the form of neon signs, and is also home to special exhibits including stargazing and Lost Vegas: Tim Burton.

Depending on when you visit the Neon Museum, you can experience a variety of different events to complement the collection of more than 200 neon signs on display. You can also explore curated displays of matchbooks, postcards, casino chips and more.

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The LINQ Hotel in Las Vegas features a unique way to see the city: ziplining! Choose to take a seat, fly like superman or zip backwards over the city’s skyline. From 11am – 1am daily, Vegas visitors can strap in to experience four different ways to fly over the LINQ Promenade at 12 stories up. Advance reservations are recommended for Fly LINQ, and groups up to ten in number can fly at the same time.

The Las Vegas Ballpark

Recently named winner of the 2019 MiLB Triple-A Best of the Ballparks, the Las Vegas Ballpark brings big league thrills to minor league games. This venue is home to the Las Vegas Aviators, Nevada’s longest-standing professional sports franchise.

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Located inside Park MGM on the Las Vegas strip, Eataly is a one-stop shop for Italian dining, shopping, tastings and cooking classes. Choose from two restaurants, six quick-service counters, three bars and open-concept dining options in Eataly.

With classes, events, tours and more, Eataly provides no end of things to do in Vegas. Foodies love dining in one of the restaurants, and then shopping the market so they can recreate the dishes at home. Be sure to check Eataly’s calendar of events to see if there’s a festival, wine tasting or chef demonstration.

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Live Entertainment in Las Vegas

One of the highlights of Las Vegas is that it is home to entertainment options for all ages. From magic shows to music, there’s a little bit of everything. Check venue schedules to catch performances including Christina Aguilera, Criss Angel, Cirque du Soleil, Tournament of Kings, Jerry Seinfield and so much more. Some of the best events are hosted at the following Las Vegas hotels:

  • The Mirage
  • Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino
  • Luxor Hotel and Casino
  • Excalibur Hotel and Casino
  • Caeser’s Palace

Las Vegas Vacation Planner

Did you know Get Away Today offers complimentary vacation quotes and travel advice? Their travel experts are happy to help you plan a Vegas vacation and add to your itinerary.

If you have questions about places to stay in Vegas and what attractions you should consider, go online to or give them a call at 855-GET-AWAY. Let them know Mama’s Geeky sent you!

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