Las Vegas is definitely a city of excitement. Chances are if you’re going to Las Vegas you’re surely looking to have a good time. There is no doubt that you will have a variety of casinos to choose from to fulfill your gambling needs. With these casinos you will also have a great variety of dining to choose from and also the one thing that many people also come to Vegas for, the shows. Vegas has a huge assortment of shows to choose from, you definitely won’t be able to see them all in one night. When it comes to the decision making of this, the top 5 shows are a good place to start.
Number 5: Zarkana by Cirque De Soleil
Cirque De Soleil is a huge part of the Vegas show experience. There are a number of different Cirque De Soleil performances you can choose to see while enjoying your visit. The reason that Zarkana by Soleil is a great choice in these varieties of shows is that it is actually like watching all of the Cirque De Soleil performances that Vegas has to offer at the same time. This is the show to pick if you’re a first time Cirque De Soleil attendee. Zarakana will ultimately have you hooked because it is everything wrapped into a neat and nice package.
Zarkana is performed at the theater of Aria. It is very spacious and has the feel of a real theater. Whatever is it that you expect to see during the Zarkana show is in fact what you will see. Once the show starts there is a wide array of things for your eyes to see. You will basically be looking in every direction trying to take in all of the excitement at once. Some of the exciting acts performed at Zarkana by Cirque De Soleil include the popular people flying through the air in all directions, the Ringmaster telling you off the past, present and future of the show and a woman who can juggle very well among many other acts.
Number 4: Circus Acts at Circus Circus
Who doesn’t love a good circus show? The Circus Acts at Circus Circus is a family friendly event. The best thing about this show is that it is free. Circus Circus has been doing their free show for over 2 decades which is one of the reasons it has become so popular and keeps many people coming back.
This show takes place high about the Circus Circus Casino. The performances that take place here will be sure you keep you as well as your children highly entertained. The performers will make you laugh, some perform magic tricks and some also walk on the high wire. What’s great about this show aside from the acts is that they are performed at half hour intervals throughout the entire day from 11:00am to midnight. If you miss a show, no worries, you can catch the next one.
Number 3: Donny and Marie in Las Vegas
With a name that many people have heard and the oh so popular song “ A Little Bit Country/ A Little Bit Rock and Roll” it’s no wonder that the Donny and Marie show is one you don’t want to miss. The siblings Donny and Marie Osmond have been performing together for quite some time it’s no wonder they’d continue to do so in the busy city of Las Vegas. Their show is performed at The Flamingo Hotel and Casino almost nightly.
Dinner and a show ticket packages are available for the Donny and Marie show. Which is a good investment if you were planning to eat before the show anyways. And if you’ve ever wanted to meet the sibling duo you will have your chance. Meet and Greet tickets are available for purchase for most Donny and Marie shows!
Number 2: Michael Jackson ONE
Also a Cirque De Soleil show, Michael Jackson ONE performed at the Mandalay Bay Hotel is definitely a show you don’t want to miss. Lover of the late Michael Jackson or not you will surely love this show and may even find yourself singing along.
This show is basically part Cirque De Soleil and part Michael Jackson concert. Even if you weren’t a Michael Jackson fan this show will have you hooked and wanting to see it again and again. It is very energetic and one of the most entertaining shows that Las Vegas has to offer.
Number 1: Carrot Top
The fans love him. The comedian with the curly red hair is sure to put a smile on your face and have you laughing. Carrot Top performs Wednesday through Monday at 8 p.m. nightly so you will be able to find a show day that works for you. Performing at the Luxor, Carrot Top is considered one of the best stand up male comedians. He will ultimately have you laughing to tears by the end of the night especially with is assortment of wacky props and crazy inventions he unpacks throughout the night while performing his stand-up routine.
Want to meet the one and only Carrot Top? That is not a problem either. He does meet and greet nightly before his shows. With the meet and greet beginning promptly at 7 p.m., therefore guest are expected no later than 6:55 p.m.. Not only do guests get the opportunity to meet Carrot Top, they also get to leave with a special one of a kind gift bag full of all kinds of Carrot Top goodies.