Do you like sports? Most people think of Las Vegas as a gambling city and show town, but there are also many major sporting events held there every year. This year, there are sporting events ranging from summer baseball to horse shows and everything in between. If you love sports, you won’t want to miss visiting Las Vegas and viewing an exciting sports show.
Las Vegas 51s Baseball
Dates: June 10, 2013 – June 17, 2013
Price: $10-$14 (~£6.50-£9)
If you love classic baseball, then you won’t want to miss Las Vegas’ very own baseball team. The Las Vegas 51’s are ready to take on assailants and take back their city. The large field and spectacular stadium makes this game a must-see for fans of baseball.
Gold Rush Peruvian Horse Classic
South Point Hotel Casino & Spa
Dates: June 21, 2013 – June 23, 2013
Do you love horses? Then you will love this classic horse show held at the South Point Hotel. The horses will strut their stuff and you can expect to see a day full of classic horse riding and training that will enchant long-time horse lovers and those new to the world of horse shows. The best thing about this show is that is it completely free.
Future Stars of Wrestling
Sam’s Town Hotel and Gambling Hall
Dates: June 23, 2013
Price: $22 and up (~£15)
If you love wrestling, then you won’t want to miss this exciting live wrestling event. FSW has a roster full of famous wrestlers from around the world with experience in WWE, Japan, TNA, and more.
NBA Summer League
Thomas & Mack Center
Dates: July 12, 2013 – July 22, 2013
Price: $25 to $150 (~£16-£98)
Nothing is better than classic basketball, and although the summer is not normally when basketball is in session, in Las Vegas, they make an exception. You can have the chance to watch basketball summer league first hand at one of the many games played by the University of Nevada Las Vegas and more. You will enjoy classic basketball fun in a laid-back setting.
Lingerie Football League 2013 Season
Orleans Hotel and Casino
Dates: July 20, 2013
Venue: Orleans Arena
Price: $15 – $82 (~ £10-£55)
Love football and beautiful ladies? Who doesn’t? In this fun sporting event, beautiful ladies dressed in lingerie play football together. But don’t let the skimpy costumes fool you, these ladies are tough and really play to win. You won’t want to miss the up and coming lingerie football league that is sweeping the nation and gaining popularity by the day.
2013 Monster Energy Cup
Sam Boyd Stadium
Dates: October 19, 2013
Price: $50-$70 per person (~£32-£46)
For one day only, you can watch the Monster Energy Cup, featuring the top motocross riders in the world. The riders compete in three different events that mix super cross and motocross in one exciting night. Racing fans won’t want to miss this exciting event! Feeling hungry? Japanese cuisine fan? Swish Japanese Hot Pot should be your Las Vegas stop-off place to spend your (hopeful) winnings at the end of your Vegas trip.
If you are a sports fan, you don’t have to skip Las Vegas. No matter what time of year you visit, there is sure to be a sporting event going on.