4 Things to Do in Vegas in October During the MSOP Championships

The 2018 MSOP Championships are fast approaching this October 23-28 in Las Vegas. If you’re one of the thousands in town for the big event, you will no doubt want to explore the legendary city during your stay.

Fortunately, there are countless activities and attractions to experience while visiting the Entertainment Capital of the World. Check out our recommendations for the 4 best things to do in Vegas in October below.

Elysian Great Pumpkin Road Show

Where: The Park Vegas

When: October 26-28

At the top of our list of things to do in Vegas in October is the Elysian Great Pumpkin Road Show. Hosted at The Park Vegas, this pumpkin-themed beer festival is your chance to savor up to 50 different pumpkin-flavored ales in a grand autumnal celebration.

This seasonal extravaganza will feature a Pumpkin Tapping Ceremony, a costume contest to get you in the Halloween spirit, a pumpkin smashing contest, reps from different breweries, and, of course, many specialty beers from the Elysian Brewing Co. Tickets are $45 for one day or $99 for a 3-day pass.

Zombie Burlesque

Where: V Theater

When: All throughout October

If you like your musicals with a dash of undead flesh-eating creatures, then Zombie Burlesque is the must-see show for you. This critically-acclaimed musical comedy is a throwback to the famous monster movies of the 40s, 50s and 60s and features a stellar cast that will surely having you dying with laughter. Take a break from MSOP’s high stakes tournament to enjoy a wild spectacle you won’t soon forget.

Hallow Reef at the Shark Reef Aquarium

Where: Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino

When: October 26-28

This Halloween season, the popular Shark Reef Aquarium at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino will be undergoing a spooky makeover. Reimagined as a haunted shipwreck, Hallow Reef will feature three days of trick-or-treating fun for the whole family.

Dress up your children under 12 years old in a costume and they will get free admission. You can even donate blood to get in for free too!

Ultimate Hoover Dam Tour

Where: 45 minutes outside of Vegas

When: All throughout October

Perhaps the most famous of all Vegas attractions, the breathtakingly towering Hoover Dam is a must-visit on your trip to Vegas in October. The absolute best way to see this man-made wonder is with the 6-and-a-half-hour Ultimate Hoover Dam Tour.

During your tour, you will get to visit the Hoover Dam powerplant, see numerous educational exhibits and get the most awe-inspiring views of the Dam possible. Did we mention lunch is included?

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On top of our recommendations, there are also countless restaurants, bars and casinos that will help you fill up your time while in town for the MSOP Championships. If you have any questions about joining the biggest putting tournament in history, don’t hesitate to contact us today and we will answer all your questions.


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