The third week of May is “Old Friends New Friends Week,” which makes May the perfect month to get out and do something with your best friends and meet new ones. Whether it’s Sunday brunch at your favorite restaurant or a wild night at your favorite after hour’s nightclub, Las Vegas is the perfect destination to create great memories.
The Park
3782 S. Las Vegas Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89119
(702) 693-7275

The Park is the perfect place to meet friends for lunch on a nice breezy day of shopping, gambling or sightseeing in Las Vegas. Sitting in the middle of The Strip between the Monte Carlo Resort and Casino and New York-New York Hotel & Casino, MGM Grand built an outdoor park complete with a 20,000 seat arena, restaurants, bars and a 5,000 flanked PARK Theatre. As the pathway to the new T-Mobile Arena, this respite site for tourists to relax around lots of food and beverages along with some of the most breathtaking shade sculptures, water features, meta-quartzite stones, and marble designs. The Park is filled with acacias, honey mesquite trees and other unique colorful plants to transform a piece of The Strip into a manmade oasis.

Tuff-N-Uff Future Stars Of MMA
6130 W. Las Vegas Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89103
(888) 965-8833

MMA is the perfect opportunity to go out with a group of friends to watch some live action packed fights and have a few drinks.  Every month the world famous Barry Meyer’s Future Stars of MMA Tuff-N-Uff host an impressive show card in Las Vegas and Mesquite, NV, of the best amateur fighters from all over the world. They are best known for promoting the first female MMA event and MMA/Kickboxing card in Nevada. Get a cage side view of champions, Jojo Guillaume, Juancamilo Ronderos, Abraham Nava, Jordan Leavitt, Rocky Cantu, Kevin Crane and Brandon Schneider at the next event.  Tickets start at $10.

3355 S. Las Vegas Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(702) 414-1000

This all female comedy event exclusively at The Venetian Las Vegas is hosted by national headliners like Loni Love, Sarah Colonna, Nicole Byer, Sherri Shepherd, Cameron Esposito, and Shaheer Zamata. The show is back for a fourth season and is known as one of Las Vegas’ premier comedy events on The Strip. This one of a kind show is featured in The Sands Showroom and free tickets are available through VNewz social networks.  Tickets start at $39.50.

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The High Roller
3545 S. Las Vegas Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(866) 328-1888

Take a trip 550 feet above the Las Vegas Strip with a friend for a 360 view of the entire city. 28 pod style glass cabins can carry up to 40 friends on a 30 minute carousel ride, with a perfect view of Las Vegas from north to south. There is a perfect view from the snow topping Mt. Charleston to the McCarran Airport landing fields, not to mention the amazing sunsets and array of flashing neon lights throughout the city. Don’t forget your camera; this hidden gem is located in the heart of the LINQ shopping and entertainment district. Happy Hour features an open bar inside your cabin during the ride and annual passes are available. Hangover Relief Cabins are available with RESQWATER, mimosas, bloody marys and other hangover recovery beverages every Saturday and Sunday afternoons. Local pricing starts at $13 for adults, $7 for youths, and children under 12 are free.

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Vegas Xtreme Paintball
70 W. Craig Rd.
North Las Vegas, NV 89031
(702) 649-4862

If fitness is at the top of your priority list, meet a group of friends for some speedball action. This indoor and outdoor paintball facility was build on an old golf course and is known to best in the west for hang out areas, air ball fields, obstacles and staff that treat each guest like family. Rental gear, air and paintballs are available and special group rates.

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