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Las Vegas Segway Tour: Fremont Street Experience
"Your Las Vegas Segway adventure begins with a 20-minute orientation so that you can learn how to safely operate the mobile machine. Once you get the hang of it which is easy it’s a fun and simple way to explore this captivating city. Get to know your Segway guide who will share fun and insightful facts about Las Vegas’ many sights along the ride. You have two options to choose from: the Fremont Street Experience and the Early Bird Tour.Fremont Street ExperienceEnjoy people-watching as you cruise al a quirky shopping center and collection of galleries built from shipping containers or the Fremont Street Experience a five-block-long entertainment and gaming complex.Early Bird TourGlide through Las Vegas before many locals are even awake
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The Pop Culture Walking Tour of Fremont Street
"On this small-group tour you will discover one of the most famous streets in Las Vegas - Fremont Street. Before there was the Strip Las Vegas centered around this infamous street which in 1905 became the first paved road in Las Vegas. How times have changed!Your tour guide will take you through 10 historic blocks and 12 iconic stops including the famous Neon Cowboy and several historic casinos. You can count on seeing a lively streetsc"""The Pop Culture Walking Tour of Fremont Street celebrates Las Vegas as America’s outdoor museum of popular culture. This small-group tour is the city's most original 90-minute walking tour of downtown filled with history and architecture. Your local savvy guide will share their entertaining stories about historic Glitter Gulch
From $30.00
 
Downtown Las Vegas by Trike including Pawn Stars
"See what Las Vegas has to offer on this 5-hour trike tour of the Las Vegas Strip. After your pickup you'll be taken to the starting point where you'll learn how to operate your trike go over safety instructions and meet your guide.Your tour will first stop at the famous 'Welcome to Las Vegas' sign for a a photo opportunity before stopping at the Shelby American Museum an amazing stop for muscle car enthusiasts. You'll then continue to the locations of popular TV shows such as History Channel;s Pawn Stars andCount's Kustoms from Counting Cars.Next you'll cruise over to Downtown Las Vegas to Fremon home of the Famous Fremont Street Experience the Slotzilla Zip Lines and the Container Park. Please note: price displayed is valid for up to two (2) passengers per trike. If you wish to drive your own trike you must make separate bookings."
From $100.00

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Freemont Street Experience

This is another fantastic light show. The picture I have shown does not do it justice. It is just too hard to get it on a still shot. The canopy of lights above Freemont Street is amazing. The scenes change and are accompanied by music. It is another must see. My only advice is to take a cab if possible. We rode a city bus. It wasn't the most pleasant ride but was economical

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grannygilda
Aug 16, 2003

Freemont Street Experience

Before my recent trip, I was told that Freemont wasn't all it is cracked up to be... I have to say, the most fun I had the entire weekend was enjoying my margarita and watching the light show with friends. Was also cool to see old Vegas, where it all began.

Thousands of tiny lights dance and move to music from Vegas Legends to Country, depending on the time of night and the show schedule for the month during your visit. All of the casinos dim their marquee signs for the show!

Admittedly, there are some seedy elements in the area, but with some common sense and street smarts, you can enjoy one heck of a party down there!

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truesunn
Jul 27, 2003

Get your picture taken in...

Get your picture taken in front of 100 rare $10,000 bills - that's a cool million dollars.
Not only is this photo opportunity a good souvenir from Las Vegas, it's FREE. 4PM to midnight.

I've been informed by another VT member that this is no longer on display as of at least 2 years ago due to a change of owners. Please let me know if you find out that it is redisplayed. Thanks.

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worldtrekker
Jul 27, 2003

the fremont street experience

we walked from our hotel riviera to the fremont street experience. it was a little bit far and to hot to walk. later we took a taxi back to the hotel.
it is a pedestrian promenade in the neon center of downtown.
the four blocks are covered with a canopy containing more than 2 million lights. there are seven different light and sound shows.
i liked the live music and the light and sound show like light my fire from the doors.
see Jim Morrison on the picture.

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dila
Jul 27, 2003
 
 
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Downtown Las Vegas

Go see the Fremont Street Experience, a pedestrian street sheltered by an electric canopy on which a one of a kind sound and light show is performed. The light shows are presented every hour using 2 million lights and 540,000 watts of concert quality sound. On the street you'll also see the iconic Vegas Vic and Vegas Vickie neon signs. Additionally, there are a bunch of commercial outlets and kiosks where you can buy cheap souvenirs. Oh, and don't forget the hotels/casinos that line the street as well!

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Poohgirl_007
Jul 13, 2003

Fremont St

Don't miss the spectacular FREE show offered at every hour in the evening until 11pm. I simply marvelled at the optical effect of brilliantly coloured images created on the inside surface of the curved roof.

It never failed to bring smiles to eveybody's faces. Go watch it!

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Tenzin
Jul 09, 2003

Fremont Street Experience

This "experience" that opened in 1995 is rather strange, but cool. There is a canopy of lights 90 feet above a four-block section of Fremont St. There are 2.1 million lights!!! Also, there are 180 strobes, 40 robotic mirrors, and 218 speakers. Every hour on the hour, the lights light up in a music / movie performance. Each performance lasts 6 minutes. There are 7 performances with different themes, all of which are free to see. Here are a list of starting show times:

Sun. - Thurs. (Dusk - 11pm)
Fri. - Sat. (Dusk - 12am
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Christlike
Jul 06, 2003

Fremont Street Experience

The Fremont Street Experience is an exciting car-free, pedestrian friendly adventure located in downtown Las Vegas. It's surrounded by casino/hotels that is beautifully landscaped and includes a misting system, retail carts, kiosks, and free mall entertainment. Plus to really amaze you, there is a "one-of-a-kind" light and sound show (presented each night at dusk).

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Jun 06, 2003

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Fremont Street Experience

What an amazing transformation the light display has made to downtown Vegas. The light shows are on the hour every hour at night and each one is different. My tip is get there on the hour, watch the show, then pop into Binions for a nice cold beer, then watch the next one, then back into Binions for another nice cold beer, then.....I think you get the idea.

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UK_GUY_LOVES_VEGAS
Jun 01, 2003

Fremont Street

Yes, I know I included this as a tourist trap as well. It is, but that makes it worth seeing in its own right. Plus, there's the light and sound show. "The Fremont Street Experience" is the name given to this nightly series of shows that takes place in the covered "Glitter Gulch" of . . . well, crap . . . and on the ceiling overhead. There are millions of lights in the arched covering of the area, and speakers placed overhead all along the way. This allows for a somewhat overwhelming sound and light show that is a unique Vegas experience.

Otherwise, Fremont street is an area full of every junky tourist shop you've ever seen, and then some. Plus a few of the older hotel/casinos like the Golden Nugget. We did find a tasty restaurant there, Zax (a relatively new arrival in the Golden Nugget). You'll also find kiosk vendors and street performers here.

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soccergrrl
May 30, 2003

The Freemont Street Experience

Although the Strip is the most exciting and colorful part of Las Vegas, the old downtown core has some interesting casinos and attractions. My favorite area is Freemont Street which is host to a large overhead laser light presentation each night.
Part of Freemont has been covered with a high canopy and equipped with a state of the art sound and light show that makes getting a crick in your neck worthwhile. It's a riot of color, sound and images and the street action stops while everyone watches the presentation. There is no charge for the show because the downtown merchants and casino owners are hoping this will entice tourists (and their money) away from the Strip for a little while. The show is presented every half hour and each one of the three shows we stayed to see was different.

The street is blocked to traffic and there are street vendors and outdoor cafes and the whole area takes on a street party atmosphere. If you want to kill time between shows, look for signs for .99 shrimp cocktails or pop into one of the many casinos and tempt Lady Luck. The classiest of the downtown casinos is the Golden Nugget and it is located right on Freemont Street.

This area also has lots of neon signs and looks like the Vegas you see in the 70's movies.

Ivoryhntr
May 21, 2003

More to do than you can shake a stick at!

You can't go anywhere in Vegas without finding something interesting to do or see. It's not really a family place seeing as how it's notorious for gambling facilities, however, there are a lot of shows and little street performers that are fun to watch.

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K.C.
Mar 09, 2003

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