Arts & Culture
Las Vegas may be one of the top spots – other than New York – for fireworks displays on New Year’s Eve. From the vantage point of The Strip to Fremont Street and various casinos, not to mention a few scenic vistas along the way, the colors and spectacle are breathtaking.
It’s the season for joy, spending special time with loved ones and creating holiday memories. Both children and adults can enjoy these celebrations on and off the Las Vegas Strip.
Southern Nevada offers a thriving poetry scene with poets who share their work at home in Las Vegas and across the country. These artists express through words their inner-most thoughts, connecting with fans of this timeless art form.
If you want to know your future, resolve your past, commune with the spirits or simply have fun getting your palm or tarot cards read, have your runes cast, experience the mystique of the crystal ball or visit an astrologist, there certainly are a variety of experts located in Sin City.
College campuses are some of the best places to enjoy live theater and Las Vegas offers a number of venues and productions.
Haunted houses can be lots of fun, but visiting local haunting sights can be even more fun. Be sure to visit these ghostly spots when the sun goes down.
Along with all of the buildings and world-famous entertainment, Las Vegas is also home to innovative pieces of art and attractive murals. This visually striking wall art not only shows the talent within Las Vegas, it also shows an appreciation for art from around the world.
Southern Nevada offers a number of places that feature some great coffee shops while indulging in literary pursuits.
After the summer heat and monsoon season, locals and tourists are ready to enjoy the beautiful fall weather and celebrate with festivals. Whether embracing ethnic diversity, a different era or indulging in art, food or music, Las Vegas features great fall festivities.
Books are still a source of information, inspiration and motivation and the residents of southern Nevada meet in book clubs to trade ideas, thoughts and knowledge.