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Trip List by archdent

Cruise the Vegas Strip for "Free"

7 Jun 2006  High roller imagination on a slot machine budget !
4.5 of 5 stars based on 25 votes

Absolutely FREE things to do along the Vegas Strip !

  • Category: Walking tour
  • Traveler type: Culture, Never been before, Repeat visitors
  • Appeals to: Couples/romantics, Families with small children, Families with teenagers, Seniors, Students, Budget travellers
  • Seasons: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall
  • 1. Panoramic View of Las Vegas from Free Standing Tower at Top of Stratosphere
    http://www.stratospherehotel.com/stratosphere_tower.html

    Ride the elevator to the Top of the Stratosphere. Free if you have dinner or cocktails at the Top of the World or ride one of the rides. $9.95 for ride to observation tower, but well worth the price to get yourself oriented to the City.

  • 2. Fremont Street Experience
    http://www.vegasexperience.com/

    Light show and Vegas Vic Sign, as well as original casinos. Free light show daily on the hour from dusk to midnight.

  • 3. Free Circus Acts/Entertainment
    http://www.circuscircus.com/entertainment/circus_acts.aspx

    The World's Largest Permanent Circus. Highlighting the center stage of the carnival midway, Circus Circus presents world renowned live circus acts FREE everyday!

    Different acts perform each half hour from 11 a.m. to midnight.

  • 4. Sirens of T1 at Treasure Island
    http://www.treasureisland.com/pages/ent_sirens.asp

    A 17th century clash between a group of beautiful, tempting sirens and a band of renegade pirates. With their mesmerizing and powerful song the Sirens lure the pirates to their cove, stir up a tempest strong enough to sink a ship, and transform Sirensâ Cove into a 21st century party. Experience music, dance, excitement and seduction - nightly at 7:00 p.m., 8:30 p.m., 10:00 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. in Sirens' Cove at the front entrance of Treasure Island Hotel and Casino.

  • 5. Bellagio Fountains and Conservatory
    http://www.bellagio.com/pages/frameset_flash.asp

    Experience the most ambitious, commanding water feature ever conceived! Bellagio's world-famous fountains will speak to your heart with opera, classical and whimsical music while flirting with your playful nature through their carefully choreographed movements. You'll be swept away by this breathtaking union of water, music and light. Check the website for times and note if winds are too strong the show may be cancelled.

  • 6. Masquerade Show in the Sky at the Rio
    http://www.harrahs.com/our_casinos/rlv/entertainment/entertainment_det...

    Experience the excitement of Brazil's Carnivale Masquerade Show In The Sky, Las Vegas' best FREE show!

    The Masquerade Show in the Sky features state-of-the-art floats that suspend from the ceiling above the casino floor.

    The show evokes the electrifying and colorful atmosphere of Carnivale as performers clad in exotic masks and brilliant costumes entertain with exciting music and dance!

    *Audience members may take part in the parade by riding floats and wearing costumes unique to each parade for $12.95 per person. Tickets available at Rio Box Office. The dancers throw Mardi Gras beads to the audience from the floats, which ride on a track on the ceiling. Best viewing is upstairs on the balcony and children are not allowed on the casino floor.

  • 7. Volcanic Eruption at the Mirage
    http://www.mirage.com/attractions/attractions_volcano.aspx

    t the top of each hour, from 7:00 p.m. to midnight, the earth shakes while flames shoot into the night sky. Smoke and fire spray 100 feet above the waters below, transforming a tranquil waterfall into spectacular streams of molten lava.


    Hours: Every hour from 7:00 p.m. to midnight

  • 8. Lion Habitat at MGM
    http://www.mgmgrand.com/pages/entertainment.asp?link=habitat

    The Lion Habitat at MGM Grand is open daily from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
    Admission is complimentary

  • 9. Bacchus Statutes Show at Caesar's Forum Shops - 1st Rotunda
    http://www.caesars.com/caesars/lasvegas/

    Bacchus Statue Show at the Caesar's Forum Shops - 1st Rotunda - not really that exciting in itself, but catch it daily on the hour while you browse through the wonderful shops at the Forum. Wonderful eateries, good people watching ! Check website for special events.

  • 10. Great Epic Battle of the Magical Empire Underground Show
    http://www.caesars.com/caesars/lasvegas/

    Far end of the Caesar's forum shops - the entrance across the street from the Venetian. Occurs daily on the hour. Lots of stuff to do and see around the rotunda. Forum shops a sight in themself! Go a few minutes early for a good spot, especially for the little ones.

  • 11. Wildlife Habitat at the Flamingo
    http://www.caesars.com/Flamingo/LasVegas/Hotel/AmenitiesServices/Wildl...

    Take a stroll through this famous Vegas landmark and treat yourself to the large number of unusual wildlife guests !

  • 12. Live Street Performers and Living Statutes/St. Mark's Square at the Venetian Shops
    http://www.venetian.com/attractions/entertainment.cfm

    They don't tell you about this one the website! Browse through the Venetian Shops and catch glimpses of the Grand Canal. Shows at St. Mark's Square 10 - 11 pm

  • 13. The Massaging Recliners at the Brookstone Store at the entrance to the Venetian Shops!
    http://www.venetian.com/shoppe/shoppe.cfm?ID=45

    Enter past Madame Tussauds and just on your right will be a BROOKSTONE store. After walking the strip, the store is the the most welcome sight in the world! You can try their foot massagers and recliners with heat and massage. I waited here while my teenagers went to Madame Tussauds! It was just the break that I needed and the clerks were quite tolerant.