Las Vegas is well-known for gambling and nightlife. Besides gambling and late night club visits, you can explore different areas of the strip for attractions that have made the Vegas hotels famous. Just outside the strip, you will find parks to explore and enjoy scenic trails or a picnic.

The Las Vegas Gran Prix has something to do for the entire family. Kids can drive the go karts, kiddie karts and have fun on the dragon roller coaster, tornado twister and the super fun slide. Adults are entertained with the adult gran prix cars, dive bomber and the party room and restaurant. The adult gran prix is two laps around the track and you must have a driver’s license. The sprint kart speedway is a five minute ride and the kiddie karts is a three minute ride.

Las Vegas Mini Gran Prix

1401 N. Rainbow Boulevard

Las Vegas, NV 89108


The Floyd Lamb State Park is open all year long. During May through August, the park is open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and from September to April the park is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for people to enjoy the grounds and attractions. The park has a rich history that includes Tule Springs Ranch, which you can visit and explore. The park has fish in one of the four ponds, play volleyball, walk the scenic trails or have a picnic.

Floyd Lamb State Park

9200 Tule Springs Road

Las Vegas, NV 89131


The thrill of free falling on a zip line from 108 stories high off the Stratosphere will get your blood pumping. You can scream and yell and nobody will hear you. You are attached to a zip line similar to a bungee cord. As you jump off the Stratosphere, you can see the ground coming up to meet you. The SkyJump Las Vegas has different packages that include a DVD and/or a photo of your blood curdling experience. If you don’t feel like going out, you may also try playing online casino games such as This is one of the trusted online casino websites where you can find wide variety of casino games. 

SkyJump Las Vegas

2000 S. Las Vegas Boulevard

Las Vegas, NV 89104



Claire Bennett is a self-taught poker player and is looking for different ways through which she can share her experience and poker tips with other enthusiasts.