hidden gems off the Vegas strip

New foods to try and sites to see. People to meet and places to explore. Whether you’re just passing through, or you call it home, there is a lot to do and see in Las Vegas. Not into the typical Las Vegas scene? There’s so much more to Vegas than what you’ll find on the strip. Here’s a list of hidden gems that prove there’s more to Vegas than just buffets, gambling, and free drinks.

Golden Steer Steakhouse

Still featuring some of the best prime aged beef in Vegas, you’ll feel like you stepped back in time when you enter the Golden Steer Steakhouse, which is located in downtown Vegas. Since it’s opening in 1958, it’s been frequented by Hollywood stars, and famous rock stars. A few of the steakhouse’s most notable diners include Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr., and Frank Sinatra.

Movies in the Square

Every Thursday, from June 4 through August 20, families can enjoy free entertainment starting when the sun goes down. Featuring an 25′ x 35′ screen, The Green at Town Square, showcases an amazing array of newly released movies for patrons of all ages to enjoy. So, if you happen to be in Vegas in the summer months, grab a blanket and head on over.

Red Rock Canyon Conservation Area

Do you like spending time in the great outdoors? Then head out to the Red Rock Canyon Conservation Area, located just 17 miles west of Las Vegas, via Charleston Boulevard. Offering breathtaking views along with more than 30 miles of hiking/walking trails, horseback riding, and picnic areas enveloped within a 195,000 acre park. Other features include historical and geological exhibits.

The Mob Museum

Las Vegas’ ties to the mob are an open book but the most notorious gangsters can be found right downtown at the Mob Museum. Featuring interactive exhibits and artifacts that separates fact from fiction in addition to baring some of Vegas’ best kept secrets. The Mob Museum is open from daily from 10 to 7 Sunday through Thursday and 10 to 9 Friday and Saturday.

Monster Mini Golf Featuring Kiss

Kiss by Monster Mini Golf features 18 custom-designed holes of indoor, glow-in-the-dark, KISS themed mini golf! Open seven days a week from 10:00am to Midnight, there’s fun to be had for the whole family, including arcade games, a KISS gift shop and KISS gallery. KISS themed private rooms can be reserved for that special someone’s birthday.

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