There are not many cities around the world where show business features such a wide variety of performers, the next time you’re planning a trip to Las Vegas, be sure to set aside a little extra money and try to take advantage of the many fabulous shows that are there.

Vegas is one of the few places where you can find such a large selection of shows and performances .Year-round, there are stage performances from some of the best-known professional dancers, singers and theatre artists in the world. Some of these shows have been thrilling audiences for more than two and a half decades. Musicals, theater shows, magic shows, male reviews, topless reviews, burlesque shows, female reviews, impersonators, and of course shows that are great for the children and the whole family. The cost of single tickets for some shows can range anywhere from $35 up to $500. For a major recording artist or performer, tickets are a little pricier. There are also local bands that perform nightly and have their own fan following. The shows generally start in the evening, but many venues present afternoon shows as well. There are also facilities available for special shows and events, as well as exclusive shows for VIPs.

If you have spent a little more than you would have liked to, there are free shows to enjoy. One of the best places to watch free shows in Las Vegas is right in the lounge of your hotel. Although the headliners of these shows are not as famous as the ones in the shows that charge for tickets, you may be surprised to find good talent. TI offers The Sirens of TI on a daily basis for free; Circus Circus also has a big top show that goes on every day from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. There are free clown shows every hour from noon – 6 p.m. Fremont Street is located in the downtown Las Vegas area and hosts the Fremont Street Experience. It is all contained under a lighted canopy that stretches around 5 blocks; it contains more than 12 million LED lamps to light up its existence and is the location of attractions such as the free nightly light and sound shows for your entertainment pleasure. These free shows take place each night at dusk and there is usually a variety of different shows to see.