There’s always something exciting going on in The Greatest Arena on Earth®. From professional football, basketball and hockey to college hoops championships, NASCAR races and minor-league baseball and soccer, the destination’s sports calendar is jam-packed year-round. But what are you doing in Vegas when you’re not cheering your team on?

If you’re looking to keep the game-day adrenaline going, there are more than a few things to do in Vegas that’ll pump up the energy. Only Vegas can offer hotel suites with basketball courts, a raceway to drive supercars on, and an abundance of hiking options.

Whether you’re a sports fanatic or visiting Vegas to take advantage of all the fabulous outdoor recreation, these activities are going to elevate your experience — and likely your heartbeat, too!


Dueling Axes at AREA15

Does axe-throwing sound a little primal? Absolutely. Does it also sound exhilarating? Of course! Unleash your inner caveman at this axe-throwing lounge, complete with 18 throwing lanes, a private VIP room and a full-service bar.


Vegas Indoor Skydiving

Experience the rush of skydiving without a plane or parachute. This unique attraction simulates body flight in its vertical wind tunnel, where visitors suit up, jump in and earn their wings! VEGAS ON gives you an up-close look at this uplifting experience that is sure to get your adrenaline pumping, and it all happens at the first indoor skydiving experience in the U.S.

Hardwood Suite at Palms Casino Resort

Want to shoot hoops with your crew while you’re here? At Palms Casino Resort, you won’t need to leave your room to do just that. Simply push up the mega-sized Murphy beds and get a pickup game going on this 10,000-square-foot suite’s full basketball court! The space also features a professional locker room, poker and pool tables, and 11 TVs.


RedTail at Resorts World Las Vegas

Get your game on at this social gaming lounge at the Strip’s newest resort. RedTail offers interactive gaming, on-site sports betting, and numerous TVs to ensure you don’t miss a minute of the action.


Bali Hai Golf Club

Play 18 holes in a tropical oasis at this beautiful course inspired by its namesake Indonesian land of enchantment. VEGAS ON has you covered from tee to green with a look at what separates Bali Hai Golf Club Las Vegas from other courses, with par mates and beverage carts and the par-3 challenge on the 16th hole.

Red Rock National Conservation Area

Just a half hour from the Strip, Red Rock offers some of the best outdoor recreation in the United States. From hiking and scrambling to rock climbing and mountain biking, there are all kinds of ways to keep your body moving here — all while being surrounded by the spectacular Aztec sandstone formations and the natural beauty of Southern Nevada.


Fulfill a need for speed at this motorsports complex, which offers three separate experiences that’ll get you on the track. Whether you’re driving supercars like Ferraris and Lamborghinis, competing with your crew in a friendly go-kart race, or off-roading in a Ford Race Truck, SPEEDVEGAS is definitely going to keep that adrenaline pumping.

Big League Dreams Las Vegas

If baseball is your game, this sports park should definitely make it on your Vegas itinerary. Not only does Big League Dreams boast MLB-replica fields (including Fenway Park, Wrigley Field and Yankee Stadium), it also offers visitors the chance to hit a few balls in its batting cages. Get a few practice swings in at its four slo-pitch and four baseball cages — bats and helmets are free of charge!

Topgolf Las Vegas

With five bars, two pools and an extensive food menu, this is much more than a driving range. Challenge your friends to Topgolf’s target-oriented practice game and hit a few balls from one of its climate-controlled hitting bays.

Dig This

Have you ever walked past a construction zone and wondered what it would be like to drive a bulldozer? Experience just that at this heavy-equipment playground, where visitors can tear, dig, rip and claw to their heart’s content with its line of excavators, bulldozers and track-type skid steers.


However you spend your time before and after that anticipated game, you know you’re going to have a complete blast in The Greatest Arena on Earth. With so many exhilarating things to do in Vegas, you’re guaranteed a blood-pumping, heart-racing good time. After you’re done planning your thrills, be sure to check out the electrifying entertainment happening while you’re in town — or make some reservations at one of the destination’s world-renowned restaurants. Happy planning!