If you’re planning on spending Mardi Gras in Las Vegas, you can walk the strip, do some gambling, or take a party bus tour. Las Vegas also offers some New Orleans flavor for this exciting celebration, including the 5 suggestions below.
1. Visit the Country Club at Wynn Las Vegas
Dine at the Country Club at Wynn Las Vegas to indulge in Mardi Gras fare in a luxurious setting that offers spectacular views of the city with the restaurant’s floor-to-ceiling windows. You can enjoy fine dining at the hotel when you want to skip the party scene. The menu for the night will include authentic cuisine from New Orleans with gumbo, crispy alligator tenderloins, and shrimp remoulade. For dessert, you can sample the traditional King cake.
2. Take a Ride on The Linq
Perhaps one of the most thrilling attractions in the city, The Linq is the perfect place to enjoy panoramic views of the city while riding in a cabin hundreds of feet in the air. You can feel like you’re celebrating the holiday in New Orleans with a carnival ride that allows you to take in the lights from 520 feet up in the air.
3. Indulge in a Buffet
Attend a lavish buffet by stopping by Rhythm Kitchen where you can eat your heart out with New Orleans cuisine. A few of the menu items will include Louisiana crawfish boil, blackened chicken pasta, Alaskan snow crab legs, jambalaya, and hushpuppies. For dessert, you can sample beignets and bread pudding.
4. Visit Omnia Nightclub
Omnia Nightclub will be hosting a live performance by the American band Cash Cash. You’ll get to listen to the rock band perform their latest hits and dance the night away in one of the most popular nightclubs in the heart of Vegas. The lively environment features plenty of lights, multiple floors, and places to lounge.
5. Participate in the Mardi Gras Masquerade Half Marathon
Hit the ground running at the Mardi Gras Masquerade Half Marathon where you can run a 13.1M, 10K, or a 5K run. The track will follow the River Mountain Loop Trail from Equestrian Park in a race that will feature plenty of beads, feathers, and masks to celebrate Mardi Gras.
If you’re looking to party hard during Mardi Gras, Turnt Up Tours offers a killer party crawl. Las Vegas won’t be half as enjoyable without seeing the best clubs in town, so make sure to book your tour today by calling 702-843-0525.