The Smith Center for the Performing Arts – Upcoming Events

BalletAlthough Las Vegas is world famous for the extravagant hotels that line The Strip, there are a dozen other places that you should visit when you’re in the city including the Smith Center for the Performing Arts.

Located in the 61-acre Symphony Park, the Smith Center showcases different musical and dance productions. It is also where the Nevada Ballet Theatre and Las Vegas Philharmonic performs. Apart from these two performers, the Smith Center is also home to many entertaining productions and Broadway shows.

If you’re planning to watch a show anytime soon at the Smith Center, take note of these dates to avoid missing your favorite performances:

  • The Nutcracker, December 14-22, 2013 – Immerse yourself in the mesmerizing production of the Nevada Ballet Theater’s own rendition of a classic favorite.
  • Kristin Chenoweth, December 31, 2013 – Usher in the New Year with laughter and great music together with this loveable Tony and Emmy Award winner.
  • FlashDance the Musical, January 28 – February 2, 2014 – Celebrate the 30th anniversary of Alex Owen’s famous wet and wild dance moves by singing along to its unforgettable hit songs.

Visiting the Smith Center in Style

You’ll have lots of fun dressing to the nines and mingling with people who share the same passion as you at the Smith Center. As with any performing arts production you will want to arrive in style  in a stretch limo from Earth Limos & Buses.

With a well-maintained and very luxurious limo at your disposal, you don’t have to worry about getting lost in the city or grabbing a taxi to/from the Smith Center in your best outfit. You can even request a bottle of champagne or wine to enjoy in the limo before the show starts.

Reduce the hassles in your Las Vegas visit and book a limo from Earth Limos & Buses now.

Top Ten Things to Do in Vegas by Day

Hoover Dam

When most people think about Vegas, they imagine all of the wonderful nightlife and the things they can do and see once the sun goes down. However, the city and the surrounding environs is still quite fun and interesting during the daylight hours as well. Let’s look at ten of the top things you can do in and around the city during the day. Once you see how much Las Vegas has to offer,  you will understand why Vegas is one of the top destinations in the world.

The Hoover Dam
Named one of the Top 10 Construction Achievements of the 20th Century, Hoover Dam continues to be one of the top attractions in the Las Vegas area for more than 70 years. Hoover Dam is only a short distance from Vegas, and you can find some great Hoover Dam Tours that will take you to explore the area and take photos.

The Pahrump Valley Winery Tour
Located only about fifty miles from Vegas is the Pahrump Valley Winery. You can take a tour of the winery, sample some great wine, and even dine at their on-site restaurant. It’s a great excursion, but few people even know about it.

The Titanic Tour
Everyone knows about the Titanic, and now you can see actual artifacts from the ship. They even have a giant piece of ice to give you a sense of just how cold it was for people in the water that fateful night.

BODIES Exhibition
The BODIES exhibit is unlike anything you’ve probably seen before. Learn about the inside of the human body, including the muscles and organs, by looking at real examples.

Visit Red Rock Canyon
Only a short distance outside of Vegas is Red Rock Canyon. It is an interesting place to spend some time exploring the trails and the rock climbing areas.

Ghost Bar Day Club
Ghost Bar Day Club at the Palms known as GBDC. Season three is officially underway and will host some of the biggest names in the industry. GBDC is open every Saturday from October thru mid-January. Doors open at 1 pm.

Madam Tussaud’s at the Venetian
The wax museum is a fun place to spend an hour or so during the day. They have some great statues, many of which do have a lifelike appearance.

Mandalay Bay’s Aquarium
It’s hard to believe, but there is a great aquarium right in the middle of the desert. Head to Mandalay Bay and check out the sharks and other marine life in the aquarium.

Explore the Las Vegas Strip
Exploring the strip is a great experience even during the day. The strip offers incredible shopping, free attractions and world-class restaurants.

Bellagio Fountains
The fountains are a spectacular sight day or night. Make sure you check them out when you are in town.

Wherever you go and whatever you do, make sure you do it in style. Take Earth Limos to all of your destinations so you look great and get there safe.