2022 is finally here, and there are so many fabulous things to do in Las Vegas!
We decided to start the year off right and gather unique and fun events and activities happening around town for you to enjoy. We’ve included fantastic shows only Vegas can bring, beautiful outdoor activities, and thought-provoking art exhibitions! Start your 2022 with a bang and enjoy what the city has to offer.
Adele is back with her heartfelt album 30, and we couldn’t be happier! Not only that, but the star has her own residency in Vegas with performances this month! What better way of kicking off 2022 than with an unforgettable Adele performance?! She will perform at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace on January 21, 22, 28, and 29, so get your tickets before you miss out!
Location: 3570 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas
Go On A Winter Hike
Getting more exercise is a new year’s resolution staple. However, it can be hard to find the motivation after the holidays’ festivities. That’s why we love mixing up our exercise routine with gorgeous winter hikes. This is a fantastic way to get that step count going and take in Nevada’s natural wonders while avoiding our astronomical temperatures! Liberty Bell Arch is closed in the summer due to extreme temperatures, so there’s no better time than now to check it out. This six-mile trail is suitable for hikers of all skill levels and covers some outstanding spots! You’ll make your way past the colossal Liberty Bell Arch, a WWII-era mine, the remains of a mining cable car, and down to the tip of Black Canyon overlooking the 1,000ft-deep Colorado River gorge!
There’s a special magic when attending an intimate musical experience, particularly by flickering candlelight. The Candlelight concerts in Las Vegas are an excellent way to get away from all the bustle of our everyday. There you’ll sit back while enjoying music from some of the county’s finest musicians. This month you can listen to beautiful music from the British band Queen by Candlelight at the Industrial.
Location: 2330 Industrial Road, Las Vegas, NV, 89102
Katy Perry is bringing all her campy glamour to her Vegas residency! The singer will be performing at The Theatre in Resort Las Vegas on January 1, 7, 8, 12, 14, and 15.
Where: The Theatre at Resorts World Las Vegas
The CES is considered the Super Bowl for consumer electronics and all things techy! It is a global gathering for all who thrive in the gigantic world of consumer tech. Thousands of exhibitors are expected to showcase the latest tech innovations on over 2.6 million net square feet of exhibit space. Prepare to see the newest in smartphones, smart cars, smart cities, artificial intelligence, augmented and virtual reality, giant TVs, drones, and more!
Location: 455 Karen Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89109
This picturesque ice skating rink near the Pavilion at The Lawn is the perfect way to skate under the stars until January 17! Not only that, but you’ll get the chance to snap festive winter pictures if you pose in front of the gigantic 40-foot tree overlooking the rink. Enjoy the joyful music and warm drinks from Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf’s truck offering. Skate Rental cost $16, and the Tickets must be reserved in advance.
Location: 1980 Festival Plaza Dr., Las Vegas
What better way of kicking off the new year than with an Eleganza Extravaganza Brunch? Well, this world-famous Drag Brunch has excellent performances by the stars of the iconic RuPaul’s Drag Race and Vegas’s finest drag artists, Shannel, Kahanna Montrese & Yara Sofia! The fabulous bottomless brunch takes place at Señor Frog’s Las Vegas. Let your inner diva party away, and of course, no tea, no shade, no pink lemonade, just a boozy good time!
Location: 3300 Las Vegas Blvd South, 89109
If you’re looking for fun and out-of-the-box activity, then why not try this escape room with a twist? Lockdown Mayan Escape Room in Las Vegas is a thrill as you’ll have to work together with your team to figure out a way to escape within sixty minutes before you’re trapped deep in the hidden chambers of an ancient Mayan Temple.
Location: 4437 W Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas, 89103
This exhibition is definitely in a Barbie world! If you want to have fun while learning about an iconic cultural figure, check out Barbie: A Cultural Icon Exhibit. You’ll learn about how Barbie has reflected our culture over the decades. There are insightful interviews and a look at vintage dolls and their careers, the fashion trends from each era, and how far she has come.
Location: 3720 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89109
If you’re looking to change up your home aesthetic, The Las Vegas Market is a fantastic spot to get inspired! The market will take place from January 23-27 at World Market Center. There you can see the latest in furniture, gift, and home décor!
Location: 475 S Grand Central Pkwy #1615, Las Vegas, NV 89106
A FREE and fun Vegas spot is the Aquarium at Silverton Hotel Casino! The artificial reef holds over 117,000 gallons of water and houses more than 4,000 tropical fish worldwide! Did we mention it’s free? This epic nature spot is also home to three species of stingrays and three species of sharks. They also have live Mermaids swimming, so keep an eye out for Ariel.
Location: 3333 Blue Diamond Rd., Las Vegas 89139
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