The City of Las Vegas, NV
Las Vegas is a popular city in the state of Nevada with a total of 567,641 residents living there. Las Vegas is ranked as the first most populated city in Nevada and the 26th most populated city in the United States, and is located in Clark County. The largest nearby city to Las Vegas is Henderson, approximately 18 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Las Vegas, including Domino's Pizza, Grove Garden Bistro, Buckingham Smokehouse Bar-B-Q, T-Bird Lounge and Bob Taylor's Ranch House. For a larger selection of Las Vegas restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Las Vegas Casinos and/or Golf Courses, including the Desert/Valley Course at SilverStone Golf Club, Aliante Station, Shadow Creek Golf Course, Painted Desert Golf Club and Craig Ranch Golf Course. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Las Vegas please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 3 airports are located in or near Las Vegas:
- Henderson Executive Airport (HSH)
- Las Vegas McCarran Intl. Airport (LAS)
- North Las Vegas Airport (VGT)
Las Vegas, Nevada Climate and WeatherIn the month of September, Las Vegas experiences an average high temperature of 94 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in September are usually about 69 degrees with an average rainfall of 0.31 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Las Vegas with daytime temperatures averaging 100 degrees in the summer, and 59 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Las Vegas to receive an average of 0.56 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 0.4 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 118 degrees in the summer and as low as 8 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Las Vegas should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 79 degrees, and nighttime lows of 55.
Las Vegas, Nevada Attractions
1Adventuredome - Las Vegas,
Adventuredome is a 5-acre indoor amusement park located at Circus Circus in Las Vegas, Nevada on the Las Vegas Strip. The park offers 25 rides and attractions and is connected to the hotel via The Promenade. The amusement park includes the Canyon Blaster roller coaster, rock climbing wall, 18-hole miniature golf course, an arcade, clown shows, Xtreme Zone, Pikes Pass, Virtual Reality Zone, Midway Games, and carnival-type games.
2Aliante Station - North Las Vegas,
Aliante Station Casino and Hotel is a locals casino that is situated in North Las Vegas, Nevada. The Casino is owned by Station Casinos Inc. and The Greenspun Corporation.
3Aria Resort & Casino - , Paradise,
Aria Resort & Casino is a five-star Las Vegas luxury hotel, skyscraper, and central feature to the CityCenter development. Designed by Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects, the 60-story two curvilinear glass towers house 4,004 rooms totaling 4,000,000 sq ft. At its base is a 150,000 sq ft casino and a three-story lobby that uses natural materials including lush foliage, flowers, glass, wood, and stone.
4Arizona Charlie's Boulder - , Paradise,
Arizona Charlie's Boulder Hotel & Casino is a 301 room hotel and a 35,000-square-foot locals casino that is situated in Paradise, Nevada. Owned by American Casino & Entertainment Properties, it is on Boulder Highway between the Boulder Station and the Sam's Town.
5Atomic Testing Museum - Las Vegas,
The Atomic Testing Museum museum in Las Vegas, Nevada, documents the history of nuclear testing at the Nevada Test Site in the desert north of Las Vegas, . The museum opened in March 2005. It is located in Paradise, Nevada, a southern suburb of Las Vegas that is frequented by large numbers of tourists.
6Bali Hai Golf Club - Las Vegas,
The Bali Hai Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Clark County Nevada. Built in 2000, this Las Vegas course designed by Lee E. Schmidt & Brian Curley is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 702-450-8000. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt required.
Address: 5160 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89119
7Bally's - , Paradise,
Bally's Las Vegas, formerly the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, is a hotel and casino that can be found on the Las Vegas Strip. The Las Vegas resort is located within the locale of Paradise, Nevada and is owned and operated by Caesars Entertainment Corp.. The hotel features 2,814 extra-sized guestrooms that are 450 sq ft or larger and over 175,000 sq ft of banquet and meeting space. The casino occupies 67,000 sq ft.
8Bear's Best Las Vegas - Las Vegas,
The Bear's Best Las Vegas is an 18 hole public golf course in Clark County Nevada. Built in 2002, this Las Vegas course designed by Jack Nicklaus is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 866-385-8500. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 11111 W Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89135
9Bellagio - , Paradise,
Bellagio is a luxury, AAA Five Diamond award-winning hotel and casino that can be found on the Las Vegas Strip in the Paradise area of Clark County, Nevada in the US and a member of The Leading Hotels of the World. It is owned by MGM Resorts International and was built on the site of the demolished Dunes hotel and casino. The resort serves as the seat of the corporate headquarters for MGM Resorts International and is considered the main flagship resort of the gaming company.
10Bill's Gamblin' Hall and Saloon - , Paradise,
Bill's Gamblin' Hall and Saloon is a casino and hotel that can be found on the Las Vegas Strip in Paradise, Nevada.
Las Vegas, Nevada Hotels
6Springhill Suites Las Vegas North Speedway
2910 E Craig Rd
North Las Vegas, NV 89030
7Best Western Plus North Las Vegas Inn & Suites
4540 Donovan Way
North Las Vegas, NV 89081
9La Quinta Inn And Suites Las Vegas Summerlin Tech
7101 Cascade Valley Ct
Las Vegas, NV 89128
Las Vegas, Nevada Restaurants
This is a list of Las Vegas Steak & Seafood Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Barbecue Restaurants, Continental Cuisine Restaurants, Pizza Restaurants, Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Shops and Thai Restaurants. Happy Dining!
Las Vegas Articles
Published April 22, 2012
The Hoover Dam and the Hoover Dam Bypass Bridge, also known as the Mike O'Callaghan - Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge, are two highly recommended sites to visit
Published December 12, 2011
With afternoon magic shows that cater to children of all ages, the glitziest Christmas trees and colorful holiday lights, you'll find the Yule time season in Las Vegas
Published November 11, 2011
Located on a once life sustaining spring in Las Vegas, Springs Preserve is now a National Historic place. See the Origen Museum, the Natural Mojave Gallery and more.
Published November 10, 2011
Explore your passions for wide-open spaces in the American Southwest; among them a retreat in Red Rock Canyon with its quiet desert air and brilliant Redstone mountains.
Published September 25, 2011
Las Vegas with all it's glitz and glamour can be a high cost experience. Here are a few tips to stretch your dollars, regardless of what your vacation budget may be.
Published September 23, 2011
Entertaining, intriguing and educational, Bodies: The Exhibition draws in people of all ages and has something for everyone located at the Luxor Hotel in Las Vegas
Published September 21, 2011
The lights, music, colorful costumes and mind-boggling stunts of the The Beatles Love show in Las Vegas combine to create a dazzling and fun experience for all ages.
Published September 19, 2011
The Lied Discovery Children's Museum appeals to all age groups with a variety of interactive exhibits focusing on everything from science & technology to arts & humanities.
Published September 17, 2011
While the Hoover Dam is the main event, the Hoover Dam Tour Company provides much added value, from the Ethel M chocolate factory stop to details about early Las Vegas
Published September 16, 2011
One of the longest and most complete tours in Las Vegas, the well narrated OnBoard Bus Tour stops at many popular hotel shows on the strip, including Downtown Vegas.