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13 Things To Do This Week In Las Vegas For Jan. 8-14, 2021

Posted at 4:03 PM, Jan 07, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-08 19:25:02-05

The following is a list of 13 Things To Do This Week In Las Vegas.

1. Clark County Wetlands is open from dawn to dusk for locals and visitors to explore nearly 300 acres. The park is an oasis for nearly 300 species of birds and trees that date back to the 1800s. It is the largest park in the Clark County system.

2. KISS by Monster Mini Golf at the Rio hotel-casino is open again. The 13,000-square-foot KISS-themed glow-in-the-dark attraction features a rockin’ 18-hole mini golf course, a mini KISS museum, lots of KISS memorabilia for sale and more. Social distancing and masks are required.

3. Sickie’s Garage Burgers & Brews at Town Square is celebrating National Law Enforcement Day on Jan. 9. Law enforcement personnel can show their law enforcement ID and receive a free Glazed Doughnut Burger (or Garage Burger for those less adventurous!). This deal is good for dine in or takeout. Sickie’s opens at 9 a.m.

4. Las Vegas Mini Grand Prix Family Fun Center is also thanking officers on National Law Enforcement Day. Any officer in uniform is welcome to stop by and claim a free pizza.

5. Park West Gallery has opened a museum and art gallery at the Forum Shops at Caesars Palace. The gallery features some of the greatest artists in history, including Salvador Dali and Pablo Picasso, and original works by many artists. Prices range from a few hundred to over $1 million.

6. The 6th annual Chris Ruby Cup is taking place Jan. 8 through 10. Ruby was 20-year-old snowboarder when he died in 2014 and his organs were donated. To honor his memory, his family and Nevada Donor Network established the Chris Ruby Cup. Races will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. People can also participate virtually.

7. A farmers market is happening Jan. 10 at 9 a.m. in the Southern Highlands neighborhood. Las Vegas Farmers Market will provide fresh, organic producer and other items for purchase.

8. Wine and Canvas is inviting budding artists to “Paint me, you can!” From 3:30 to 6 p.m. Jan. 10. There will also be $10 bottomless mimosas. No previous painting experience required. Seating is limited.

9. Drinks x Bites X Jam is happening Jan. 9 at Park On Fremont. All guests must be age 21 and over. Enjoy a full menu, including bottle service options on their patio. Packages available for up to 4 guests.

10. The Mob Museum will be talking about human trafficking prevention during its next community safety forum on Jan. 10. A Justice Department study identified Las Vegas as one of 17 U.S. cities most likely to be a destination for human trafficking. SEEDS of Hope will participate in the forum. A livestream will also be available.

11. Glittering Lights at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway ends on Jan. 10. Enjoy million of lights and displays. The Sports Alley tribute features Las Vegas Raiders, Vegas Golden Knights, Las Vegas Lights, Las Vegas Aces, Las Vegas Aviators and other teams. A portion of every ticket sold benefits Speedway Children’s Charities.

12. The Front Yard at Ellis Island is hosting a movie night on Jan. 12. The movie will be “Ratatouille.” There are two show times — 5:30 and 7:30 p.m. Free entry. Reservations required.

13. The High Roller Observation Wheel at The LINQ Promenade is offering locals 50% off tickets to soar 550 feet above the center of the Las Vegas Strip on the world’s tallest observation wheel. This offer is only available at the box office, and guests must present a valid Nevada ID.

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