Family Friendly Vegas Shows
There was a time when Las Vegas was not a family friendly vacation spot, but all that has changed with many family friendly activities being offered up and down the Las Vegas strip. There are a large number and variety of family friendly and extremely entertaining shows at many of the top hotels. The selection includes something for everyone like, magic, musical revues, circus acts, acrobatics, and much more. Listed below is a sampling of some of the best family friendly shows available.
This famous trio of musical performers painted in blue is exceptional entertainment the whole family will enjoy. Through music, comedy, and fun theatrics the Blue Man Group entertains without saying a word. This is a creative group that generates music and fun with the most ordinary objects. Shows are nightly at 7:00 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Gregory Popovich has created fun family entertainment with his Comedy Pet Theater. The show is entertaining with talented jugglers and a distinctive blend of comedy. Popovich’s pets have all been rescued from animal shelters and these adorable pets will showoff for the audience and steal your heart before the show is over. Shows are Thursday – Tuesday at 4:00 p.m.
Cirque du Soleil has been a big name in family entertainment since its start in 1984. The intricate physical acrobatics have amazed audiences of all ages. Their dramatic aerial skills and elaborate dance sequences are fascinating. With spectacular costumes and beautiful music, a lovely story is told. Below are the favorite Cirque du Soleil shows for families.
“O” at Bellagio – Shows are 7:30pm and 10:00pm Wednesday – Sunday.
“KA” at MGM Grand – Shows are Tuesday – Saturday and you must be 5 years or older to attend.
Mystere – Shows are 7:00pm and 9:30pm Saturday – Wednesday.
LOVE at Mirage – Shows are 7:00pm and 9:30pm Thursday – Monday.
The Ultimate Variety Show has laugh out loud comedy, jaw dropping excitement, amazing stunts, and plenty of family entertainment. The acts include dancers, jugglers, musicians, comedians, and much more. It is an interactive show that will keep the whole family amused. Shows are nightly at 7:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
Le Reve is French for the dream and this show is truly a dream that will have you fascinated. The show has elaborate water and aerial acrobatics combined with special effects and mesmerizing performances. The 360 degree aquatic theater allows you to see a spectacular visual performance where the whole family will feel like they are part of the dream. Shows are Friday – Tuesday 7:00 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.
This is the ultimate in interactive family fun. Dinner is served medieval style where you eat with your hands and watch the entertainment of King Arthur and his knights. The knights battle and joust in the huge arena and get the audience cheering for their favorite knight to win the tournament. This is an interactive fun family friendly experience. Shows are Monday, Wednesday: 6:00 p.m.; Thursday – Sunday: 6:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
Dirk Arthur’s Wild Magic at O’Sheas
Magic shows are great entertainment for the whole family and this show is no exception. What sets Dirk Arthur’s show apart from other magic shows are his cats. These are not your typical house pet cats, but big exotic cats that will amaze you. Shows are Monday – Saturday at 7:00 p.m.
Comedy Magic Show Staring Mike Hammer at Four Queens Hotel
Mike Hammer brings amazing tricks and illusions together with a few laughs in this fun entertaining show. This is one of the most audience interactive shows in Las Vegas and has something to please the whole family. Shows are Tuesday – Saturday at 7:00 p.m.
Nathan Burton Comedy Magic Show
The amazing and funny Nathan Burton brings his magic to this great show for the entire family. You may recognize Burton from his appearances on the TV show “America’s Got Talent.” He uses fun props, great music, and stories from his childhood to delight audiences. This show can be enjoyed by all ages and will have you laughing and awe struck with amazement.