The holidays are here, and there are so many fun activities to celebrate the season of Christmas in Las Vegas! From ice skating to real snow, Christmas lights and decorations galore, it’s a wonderful time of year to visit.
Traveling with my family is one of my favorite things to do together, and we took some time this holiday season to visit Las Vegas! It was my kids’ first trip, so they were enthralled with all of the lights, fancy buildings, amazing sights, and fun activities. The whole strip is decked out for the holidays, and there are tons of things to do! Here were our favorites:
Top 5 Fun Holiday Activities to Celebrate Christmas In Las Vegas
Test your ice skating skills at the Ice Rink at The Cosmopolitan
The popular, shallow Boulevard Pool is transformed into a winter wonderland just in time for the holidays! The Ice Rink at the Cosmopolitan is has 4,200 square feet of ice to glide on. The whole place is decked out with lights, seasonal food, fire pits, hot cocoa, s’mores, and even falling snow! This was such a fun family activity, my kids had a blast. Get available dates, hours, and more info here.
Enjoy holiday lights and Christmas carols at The LINQ
The LINQ Promenade is home to Winter Parq, a fun holiday show that takes place each night. It is full of performances, Christmas carolers, and falling snow throughout the evening! Also, there is an awesome light show on the High Roller Ferris wheel at The LINQ each night, so much fun to hang out here during Christmas in Las Vegas! Information here.
Watch the spectacular Holiday Bellagio Fountains Water Show
While spending Christmas in Las Vegas, bundle up and take a walk down the strip to the front of the Bellagio Las Vegas hotel where you can catch the amazing Fountains of Bellagio water show. In December, the music is festive and holiday themed. Don’t miss the spectacular spraying water and lights, show times here.
Holiday fun at The Park
The Park is an outdoor entertainment and dining district, and the main walkway to enter the T-Mobile Arena. Located on the Las Vegas Strip between the Monte Carlo and New York, New York hotels, The Park features holiday skating, lighting of the 60-foot tree each night, and visits with Santa! Enjoy hot cocoa and winter treats, more info here.
The Bellagio Conservatory and Botanical Garden
Imagine a giant room full of thousands of carefully chosen and arranged flowers that share a gorgeous, seasonal scene. The Bellagio Conservatory and Botanical Gardens is just that! This 14,000 square foot botanical garden changes seasonally and is one of the most amazing floral displays I have ever seen! We saw the fall display when we were there at the end of November, I can’t wait to see what the holiday garden looks like! More info here.
Las Vegas is beautiful during the holidays!
We love to travel during the holidays, and I definitely recommend that you take your family to enjoy Christmas in Las Vegas! Don;t miss these amazing holiday activities and sights, have a great Christmas!