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Adventuredome at Circus Circus Las Vegas

Adventuredome at Circus Circus Las Vegas

The Adventuredome is located inside the Circus Circus Hotel in Las Vegas. One of the few hotels that still caters to families in Las Vegas the Circus Circus is a perfect choice to get out of the heat and enjoy some great family fun.

Visitors will be happy to discover that the adventuredome provides a huge assortment of activities from within it cavernous climate controlled dome. The highlight is by far the Canyon Blaster roller coaster which is the only double looped and double corkscrew ride in the U.S. If you’ve been on the Manhattan Express roller coaster at the New York New York hotel, you’ll find the Canyon Blaster to be just as, if not more exciting.

Another great ride at the Adventuredome is the Rim Runner Water Plume ride, or typically called the log ride. This log ride comes to a pretty exciting finale with a four story descent into a big splashdown that’s a real crowd pleaser. There are several other rides that require mention, like the Inventor ride which sends victims, or should I say riders hurdling and spinning into the air. There is also a bumper cars area, a carousel, a ferris wheel and a swinging pirate ship.

Check out Adventuredomes Extreme Zone where you can participate in trampoline bungee jumping or rock climbing. Or you may want to spend some time at the laser tag arena or batting cages. There is also a clown themed Imax experience called the Fun House Express.

Finally the Adventuredome has a wide variety of smaller kids rides and carnival type games where you can try winning one of those six foot tall stuffed bears you’ve always wanted.

The cost of admission is free and ride tickets are $16.95 if you are over 48″ and $12.95 for those who are 35″ to 48″ tall.

To learn more about the the Circus Circus hotel visit: Circus Circus Hotel

Mirage Dolphin Habitat

Mirage Dolphin Habitat Las Vegas

The Mirage Dolphin Habitat gives visitors the opportunity to get up close and personal with dolphins. The habitat has 2.5 million gallons of seawater in three different pools. Dolphins can be watched through underwater viewing windows and above water.

Visitors can take part in interacting with these playful creatures and maybe even catch a glimpse of a baby dolphin. There are helpful employees available to answer questions and you can even watch a dolphin birth from video.

The Dolphin Habitat is next to the Secret Garden For more information about the Mirage hotel visit the Mirage hotel info or call: (702)791-7111 Admission is $10 for adults and children 10 and up, and free for children under ten.

Excalibur Midway Games

Excalibur Midway Games

The Excalibur Midway Games are a family friendly place to visit. There you can try your hand at winning one of those big stuffed giraffes you’ve always wanted play a variety of carnival games or take a ride on their Magic Motion Film Ride. In addition the Excalibur Midway features dozens of the latest arcade games.

You can find the Excalibur Midway Games on the lower level of the Excalibur Hotel directly below the Excalibur casino. Visitors kind find a similar environment to nearby Circus Circus with less crowds. The Midway feature several inexpensive eating options.

For more information about the Excalibur Hotel, visit their official website.

Lied Children’s Museum

Lied discovery Museum

The Lied Discovery Children’s Museum is a great place for kids to go to experience interactive games involving science, nature and life. Kids can participate in many fun activities that relate to everyday life like buying groceries, using an ATM and even learning to put together a healthy meal. Kids can particpate in moving the hands on a clock and even make their own moving cartoon. There are also many fun displays where kids can take part in learning how things work, seeing forces of nature in a smaller scale and view cultural displays.

The Lied Interactive Children’s Museum is fun for children of all ages.

The Lied Museum

833 Las Vegas Boulevard North

Las Vegas, NV 89101

Phone: (702) 382-3445

Fax: (702) 382-0592

contact us:

They are open on Tuesday – Sunday 10AM – 5pm

and most school holidays. the price of Admission is: $7 Adults, $6 Seniors (55 and up), $6 Military & Children (1 thru 17) and free for members & children under 1

For more info visit there website at Lied Museum

Mini Grand Prix, Las Vegas

Mini grand Prix Las Vegas

The Mini Grand Prix is a Las Vegas locals favorite and a great choice for visiting families. Visitors can experience four different race tracks, each one suited to a different age bracket.

Young children from four and up will have a blast on race track 1, the Kiddie Karts. Children and adults can enjoy the longest Go-Kart track in Nevada on race track 2. Get prepared for an adrenaline rush on race track number 3 the Sprint Kart Speedway for kids with a minimum height of 54″ and up. For the fun loving big boys and girls there’s track 4 the Adult Grand Prix Track, drivers license required.

Hours of operation:Sun-Thur – 10am-10pm Fri-Sat – 10am-11pm For more information call:(702)259-7000

Scandia Las Vegas

Las Vegas Scandia

Scandia is fun for the entire family. If you want to race your friends or get them wet, practice your hitting at their batting cages, or play the latest arcade games, Scandia’s the place to go.

The Scandia race track is a wild ride for all people over 54″. Even young ones under 54″, but over the age of 3, can enjoy the ride with an adult (18) for free!

The Bumper Boat Pond has a waterfall and water fountains and is a lot of fun, just remember you will get wet. A height of 46″ or taller will get you your own Bumper Boat, but those under the height and 3 or older can ride around for free with a paying adult (18).

Scandia Las Vegas miniature golfing features three beautifully landscaped 18 hole miniature golf courses. Each course offers exciting and challenging obstacles such as our windmill, wishing well or castle. Children who are 5 and under play free with a paying adult.

The Scandia arcade offers old favorites and many of the latest video and redemption games! Try your hand at batting practise at the Scandia batting cages

The Batting facilities consist of:

11 Fast Pitch cages from 25 to 70 mph!

10 slow pitch softball cages!

One 55 mph fast pitch softball!

In addition to all of the activities at Scandia there is also your favorite foods from Hot Dogs to Pizza! There is group seating available for groups of up to 200 people.



(under 36″)

JUNIOR (under 54″) – $5.95

V.I.P. (54″ and over) – $7.50

ANY RIDE – $5.50


(under 54″)

Unlimited Mini Golf,

Unlimited Rides, and

10 Arcade/Batting Tokens


(54″ and over)

Unlimited Mini Golf,

Unlimited Rides, and

10 Arcade/Batting Tokens


(25 Pitches) 6 Tokens – $1.50

15 Minute Time Sale $8.50

30 Minute Time Sale $15.95

60 Minute Time Sale $24.95



On the West side of I-15, just South of Sahara offramp

2900 Sirius Ave. Las Vegas, NV 89102

Check out the Scandia website.

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