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Living in Las Vegas we know that there are a ton of things to do in the area. If you are planning a vacation and are looking to save a little extra money, why not plan a Las Vegas Staycation. These are mini vacations that only require a short drive. It can be a day trip or even a little over nighter. With the escalating costs of travel and everything else, this can be a great alternative to the traditional vacation. You end up saving a ton of money while still having a ton of fun at the same time. There really is a lot to see and do in Las Vegas that is reasonable for the budget conscience person. Sometimes living in Las Vegas you become oblivious to what is right there. Follow along for some tips on planning your next Las Vegas Staycation. You'll even get some tips on using coupons for even more money on your mini vacation!

The Latest Staycation Ideas

  1. Legends in Concert Las Vegas
  2. Jabbawockeez
  3. Wild West Horseback Adventures
  4. Las Vegas Car Museum
  5. Stratosphere Tower
  6. Penn & Teller
  7. Discovery Children’s Museum
  8. Wet n Wild Las Vegas
  9. MJ Live Las Vegas
  10. Madame Tussauds Las Vegas

The V Card All Access Pass

2014 August 21
Las Vegas Staycation

Las Vegas is obviously known for their abundance of entertainment options, especially the nightlife. Of course one of the drawbacks to all of this is the fact that you often have to wait in long lines to get into the popular clubs. On top of that many of them have a cover charge. There’s a way around all of this though. Just check out the V Card. It gets you all access to over 40 of the best clubs, pools, and lounges in Las Vegas for one great low price. Just check their calendar to see what the upcoming options are for the night that you wish to go out in Las Vegas. So the next time you are planning a night out in Vegas, get the V Card.

Get Over 66% Off the V Card All Access Pass

You can also add a dinner upgrade with the purchase of your V Card. Choose from either Cheeseburger Las Vegas, La Salsa Cantina, Lombardi’s Restaurant, Pampas Brazilian Grille, Spice Market Buffet, and Todai. Now you can purchase this card online which is the easiest thing to do. Just be sure that you check for coupon codes first. You should notice a coupon code box at the bottom left of the checkout page. Just enter your coupon in that box for some additional savings. Try entering VSC50 into the coupon code box. Click apply code and you should get half off the price of your purchase of the V Card All Access Pass. Finally, you can always keep an eye on the daily deal / coupon sites like Groupon where you can often save as much as 50% off the total cost of your V Card All Access Pass. You are already saving about 50% off everything with the V Card All Access Pass so these coupons are giving you an additional discount.

Pampas Brazilian Grill

13th Annual Official STAR TREK Convention

2014 July 10
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Las Vegas Staycation

The Official Star Trek Convention is coming back to Las Vegas for the 13th year. For 2014 the Star Trek Convention will feature William Shatner (Captain Kirk), Karl Urban (Dr. McCoy), Scott Bakula (Captain Archer), Avery Brooks (Captain Sisko), Kate Mulgrew (Captain Janeway), Harlan Ellison (writer for “The City on the Edge of Forever”), and many more! In addition to that there are many planned events (most require their own ticket). The event goes from Thursday, July 31st through Sunday, August 3rd. Tickets are still available and there are many different ticket packages available should you wish to attend.

Get 50% Off Tickets to the 13th Annual Official STAR TREK Convention

Now if you are purchasing your tickets online then be sure to check for coupon codes. You should notice a coupon number box on the payment page. Enter your coupon here and then click continue. You should see your discount appear on the next page. Sometimes the Rio or local coupon books will offer a coupon code that you can use for your additional savings.

Of course you can also check with the daily deal / coupon sites like Groupon where you can save as much as 50% off the total cost of your tickets. Buy your tickets together with your friends as a bundle and you can get your tickets to the 13th Annual Official STAR TREK Convention for as little as $15 per person. Note, that’s the general admission ticket discount price.

Keep in mind that there are several different levels of ticket options available. Finally, if you can make it, get there Wednesday Night for a Vendor Preview. If you want to attend the Vendor Preview you will need to go ahead and pre-register for the Gold, Captain’s Chair, Preferrred Weekend, or General Admission Weekend ticket for the Star Trek Convention.

2014 Monster Jam at Sam Boyd Stadium

2014 February 5
Las Vegas Staycation

The Monster Jam World Finals is coming to Las Vegas and for the first time in 15 years this will be a two day event. It kicks off with the Party in the Pits on Friday, March 21st from 11am – 5pm. The Racing Championship will then commence at 7pm. The next day you can join them for the Party in the Pits from 11am to 5pm as well and then that evening at 7pm will be the Freestyle Championship. Everything takes place at Sam Boyd Stadium. Tickets are already on sale but before you get your tickets, here are some tips, suggestions, and latest coupons that can save you a little extra money off the total cost of your admission to this Monster Jam two day event.

Get 33% Off Tickets to the Monster Jam World Finals in Las Vegas

Tips & Coupons

  1. For the ultimate Monster Jam World Finals experience get the Double Down Package which gets you full access to all of Thursday’s qualifying as well as many other exclusive events and privileges.
  2. If you are buying your tickets online then be sure to check for promotional codes. You should notice a link at the top of the checkout page. Enter the coupon here and then click go and you should see the discount appear on the next page.
  3. Check with the Las Vegas hotels and casinos as many of them are offering packages which include shuttles and everything to see the Monster Jam World Finals. Many of them also offer discounts and other bundles when you book through them.
  4. You can also check with the ticket marketplaces like Vivid Seats where you can sometimes save as much as 60% off tickets for Monster Jam. There are currently some tickets still available there.

There are of course many shows throughout the nation. If you want to attend another event at another venue then be sure to check out the Monster Jam coupons first to make sure that you get the most savings possible on your tickets.

Jeff Civillico at The Showroom at The Quad

2014 January 11
Las Vegas Staycation

Prepare to laugh and be amazed. Jeff Civillico is currently performing at The Showroom at The Quad and is act features juggling with insane stunts and high energy action. Best of all this show is child friendly so it’s perfect for the whole family to enjoy. The show itself is performed every afternoon at 4pm, 5 days a week. It goes dark on Tuesdays and Fridays. You can get your tickets online or at the ticket box office at the Quad. Here’s a few of the latest ticket deals. There are actually a lot of other ways that you can save on your tickets to see Jeff Civillico. Below is a list of some of the other ways that you can save a little extra money off the total cost of your tickets.

Get 60% Off Tickets for Jeff Civillico in Las Vegas

The Latest Coupons for Jeff Civillico

  1. Get your tickets through local ticket discounter Best of Vegas and you will automatically save 60% off the total cost of your admissions.
  2. The Quad does offer a group discount for groups of 10 or more people. You will just need to contact the ticket box office for further details.
  3. You will also want to follow Jeff Civillico on Facebook and Twitter for the latest news, updates, and promotions. They will sometimes even send out coupons that you can use.
  4. Sign up for the Jeff Civillico email newsletter and you could win a free trip to Las Vegas to see Jeff perform!
  5. Keep an eye out for promotional flyers in the Las Vegas hotels nearby. They will often have flyers for the Jeff Civillico show that have a coupon inside good for as much as $20 off each adult ticket.

Note, you can also hire Jeff Civillico. He has performed in front of audiences all over the nation and can be hired to entertain at your own function.

Disney On Ice Rockin’ Ever After at Thomas & Mack Center

2014 January 3
Las Vegas Staycation

This month the Disney on Ice production will be back in town for the presentation of their super popular Rockin’ Ever After show at the Thomas Mack Center on the campus of UNLV. Rockin’ Ever After features performances by Ariel and Sebastian, Rapunzel and Flynn, Belle and the Beast, Merida from Disney Pixar’s Brave, and more. The show will be here from January 15th through the 19th and tickets are already on sale right now. If you want to see the show then here’s a coupon offer for you which should save you a good bit of money on your ticket purchase.

Get Over 40% Off Tickets to see Disney on Ice Rockin’ Ever After

Now if you miss out on this ticket deal then don’t worry. There are still a few other ways that you can save a little extra money off the total cost of your admissions to the show. First off, if you purchase your tickets through the UNLV ticket office you need to check for promotion codes. You should notice a promotion code box at the top right of the checkout page. Enter the coupon here and then click go. You should see the discount appear in the ticket price below. Try entering ROCKIN5 into the promotion code box to get $5 off the cost of your ticket.

Note, any child over the age of 2 years old will be required to have a ticket for the show. There is no discount for kids tickets but there is a price discount for the plaza level seats. Finally, if you want to see any other performance of Disney on Ice in Las Vegas or in any other location then be sure that you first check out the Disney on Ice coupons to make sure that you get yourself the absolute most savings possible.

Rock of Ages Las Vegas

2013 October 19
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Las Vegas Staycation

rock-of-ages-las-vegasGet ready for some insane fun with the Rock of Ages show at the Venetian. This Broadway show, which was recently turned into a movie featuring Tom Cruise, features 28 fantastic musical hits that everyone knows and loves. If you love the hits from the late 80s and early 90s then this is a performance that you will definitely want to see. Tickets are available for purchase online as well as at the ticket box office. Before you get your tickets though, here are just a few tips that might help you to save just a little extra money off the total cost of your admission. You are also going to find a listing of the latest known coupons for the Rock of Ages Broadway musical listed below as well which should help you to save even more money off the total cost of your admission.

Tips & Coupons

  1. Buy your tickets through Best of Vegas and you can save $35 off the cost of each ticket for Rock of Ages at the Venetian. Plus you will get a free upgrade in seating from P4 to P3 level.
  2. If you want to see the show and stay on the strip then check out the Venetian hotel packages. With your stay you will get 2 tickets to Rock of Ages, a $30 credit for the Bourbon Room, 15% off dining at Aquaknox, a $8 off coupons for Madame Tussauds Las Vegas, and free admission to LAVO Nightclub.
  3. Be sure to join the electronic mailing list or follow the Rock of Ages Las Vegas on Facebook and Twitter for the latest news, promotions, and sometimes even exclusive coupons.

There is a group discount that is offered for groups of 10 or more people. You can save as much as $16 per person with the group discount rate. Also, the show is dark on Mondays.

Sin City Comedy at Planet Hollywood

2013 September 26
Las Vegas Staycation

sin-city-comedyBy far, one of the hottest stand up comedy shows in Las Vegas is the Sin City Comedy show at Planet Hollywood. It has actually won the Best of Las Vegas Award. The show always features an incredible lineup of comedic talent with a couple little Burlesque Shows thrown in between the stand up comedy acts. You’ll be laughing the entire evening. Tickets are available through Planet Hollywood but before you get your tickets, take a moment to read over the tips which have been outlined below for you. These will help you to save a little extra money off the total cost of your admission. You should also notice a listing of all of the latest known coupons for the Sin City Comedy and Burlesque show listed below as well to help you save even more money off the total cost of your admission.

Tips & Coupons

  1. Get your tickets through the local ticket discounter Goldstar you can automatically save 50% off the total cost of your admission.
  2. You can also purchase your Sin City Comedy Show tickets through Best of Vegas where you can save 50% off the general admission price.
  3. If you get together a group of 10 or more people you can also get a discount on all tickets to see the Sin City Comedy Show. Just check with Planet Hollywood for more details.
  4. Keep an eye on the daily deal / coupon sites like Groupon. They too offer periodic promotions where you can save as much as 50% off tickets to see the Sin City Comedy show at Planet Hollywood.
  5. Make sure you sign up for the Planet Hollywood newsletter or follow them on Facebook and Twitter for the latest news, promotions, and more. They sometimes even offer discount packages which include discounted pricing on tickets to the Sin City Comedy Show.

House of Blues Las Vegas

2013 August 20
Las Vegas Staycation

house-of-blues-las-vegasThere is definitely no shortage of entertainment in Las Vegas but one thing that can always be counted on is the entertainment at the Crossroads at the House of Blues. Every day there is new live entertainment there. And don’t forget about the world famous Gospel Brunch either at the House of Blues. All you need to do is just check the calendar of events to see what’s coming up. Before you get your tickets or head on over to the House of Blues though, take a moment to read over the tips which are shown below. They should help you to save a little extra money off the total cost of your entertainment at the Crossroads or your dining at the House of Blues. And in addition to all of that you should also find a listing of the latest known coupons for the House of Blues listed below as well for even more savings.

Save 40% Off the Gospel Brunch at the House of Blues

Tips & Coupons

  1. When you buy your House of Blues tickets online be sure to look for special offer codes. You should notice a special offer code box on the left hand side of the checkout page. Enter the coupon here and then just click ok.The discount should then be reflected in the total ticket price.
  2. Check out the local Las Vegas ticket discounters like Goldstar. You can save as much as 50% off select concert tickets and more. In some instances you can even get FREE tickets to certain events at the Crossroads at the House of Blues.
  3. You can actually purchase discount dining gift certificates from Restaurtant.com. With this you pay just $20 to get $50 off your next dining experience at the House of Blues in Anaheim. You just need to spend $100 in order to be able to use the $50 off dining.
  4. Be sure to follow the House of Blues Anaheim on Facebook and Twitter. They will keep you informed of the latest deals, promotions, and sometimes even exclusive coupons.
  5. Keep an eye on the daily deal / coupon sites like Groupon. In the past they have offered savings of up to 50% on certain concerts at the Crossroads at the House of Blues in Las Vegas.

Marc Savard’s Comedy Hypnosis

2013 June 20
Las Vegas Staycation

marc-savard-comedy-hypnosisIf you want laughs and a lot of fun on your Las Vegas staycation then you might want to check out Marc Savard’s Comedy Hypnosis show at Planet Hollywood. It is being performed nightly inside the V Theater. Just be prepared to be asked or “compelled” to volunteer at the show. Now normally tickets for the Comedy Hypnosis show is around $40 to $50 per person. If you get your tickets ahead of time through the local ticket discounter Goldstar you can save OVER 50% OFF your tickets. There are even some days where you can get COMP or free tickets to Marc Savard’s Comedy Hypnosis show.

Now if you miss out on this discount you still might be able to save more money. Just look for promotional codes when purchasing your tickets online through the V Theater site. You will notice a promotional code box towards the bottom of the checkout page. Enter the coupon here and then click apply code. You should then see the discount appear right above.

Disney on Ice Treasure Trove Discount Tickets

2013 April 7
Las Vegas Staycation

disney-on-ice-treasure-troveCatch the Disney on Ice show: Treasure Trove at the end of this month at the Thomas & Mack Center at UNLV. Purchase your tickets early and you can save up to $9 per ticket when you purchase your tickets through Goldstar. The show is from April 25th through the 28th and tickets are selling out pretty quick.

Save up to $9 per ticket for Disney on Ice

Now if you miss out on the ticket deal you may still be able to save a little extra money on your ticket through other means. You can save with promotion codes. You will notice a promotion code on the right hand side of the ticket purchase page. Enter the coupon here and then click go. The ticket prices will reflect the discount. You can try entering FS23 into the promotion code box which, at last check can save you $5 off each ticket.