You’ve got a sitter, now what?
From thrilling to tasty, these are among the most original date ideas in all of Las Vegas. Read below for our favorite Las Vegas date spots:
Founded by New Zealander Ed Mumm, this truly extraordinary activity will have you and your date thrilled with excitement by the end! Start with an equipment and safety orientation and then grab your hardhat and safety vest (provided) to go play in the dirt! Dig This allows non-industry visitors the opportunity to experience the thrill and rush of playing with colossal hydraulic excavators and bulldozers. Your expert guide (we love Rob!) will communicate with you through your radio headset while walking you through activities from digging a ditch to lifting and stacking enormous tires! Play in the super-sized Las Vegas sandbox and discover “There’s a New Way to Get Dirty in Las Vegas!”
3012 S Rancho Dr.
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Run by Tim Arnold, The Pinball Hall of Fame is a registered 501c3 non-profit and all of its employees are volunteers (Staci T. showed us around). Giving back is an important part of this operation and it relies on visitors stopping by to play and enjoy these games with excess revenues going to non-denominational charities. It’s all pure pinball (and a few arcade novelty games) from a 1932 pinball machine to the latest Start Wars Pro. Entry is free, just bring your roll of quarters (or they have change machines) to enjoy the games!
This one-of-a-kind Pinball Hall of Fame is sure to provide you and your date with some affordable and fun Las Vegas entertainment!
1610 E. Tropicana
Las Vegas, NV 89119
The BLACKOUT experience begins in a pitch black dining room where your friendly server will guide and assist you to your table. During your dining experience, you’ll feel your way through a four to six course prix-fixe mystery menu, one course at a time. Each delicious course has been created to entice the taste buds and awaken the senses through flavors that flow from dish to dish. It’s more than just a meal; it’s a journey of the senses that will make you re-evaluate your perception of taste, smell and touch. On this adventure, you and your date are sure to enjoy a one-of-a-kind dining experience!
3871 S. Valley View Blvd. Ste. 8
Las Vegas, NV 89103
Park here and watch airplanes takeoff and land at one of the busiest airports in the nation, McCarran International Airport. This distinct parking lot is designed strictly for plane viewing and is a perfect opportunity for you and your date to squeeze in some romance. Pack a picnic or snacks and prepare for take off. Once parked, you can tune in to radio station 101.1 to listen to the pilots and the air traffic control tower communicate. There is no charge to park here, so if you’re looking for an affordable date on the “fly” then this is your spot! Located on Sunset Road between Paradise and Eastern. Open from 6am-11pm.