Kids love outdoor activities. Now that summer has officially arrived, it is time to look for activities in Henderson to make their summer vacation truly worthwhile and satisfying.
From an afternoon trip to natural preserves to an elaborate summer camp, the activities in Henderson are perfect for summer and outdoor-loving children!
We came up with a list of activities that you can consider doing if you are living in the city or actively looking for Henderson homes for sale!
Visit the Lion Habitat Ranch
Wild animals are a sure hit to children so taking them to the Lion Habitat Ranch might just make their entire summer. Located at 382 Bruner Avenue in Henderson, the Lion Habitat Ranch is home to majestic lions, wild birds, and Ozzie the Giraffe who is famous for artworks that he painted himself.
Open from Fridays to Mondays during the summer season, visitors can go up close and personal on some of the animals to take pictures, feed them, or just observe them. With a Las Vegas Pass, admission to the ranch is free of charge.
Splash around at Henderson Multigenerational Activity Pool
A summer vacation would not be complete without a water escapade! Take your children and the entire family to Henderson Multigenerational Pool at Green Valley Parkway and watch as everyone enjoy the refreshing pools and water rides. Aside from indoor and outdoor pools, the place also has basketball courts, a climbing wall, indoor tracks and even classes for yoga, aerobics, and cooking! It is an all-around center that adults will also find delight in!
Enroll at Las Vegas Kung Fu Academy
Teach your kids to defend themselves while having fun at Las Vegas Kung Fu Academy, a center run by Head Instructor Kevin Kawada that offers martial arts programs for kids ages 3 to 13.
Aside from teaching self-defense techniques that involves kicking, striking, and takedowns, the classes at Las Vegas Kung Fu Academy are designed to train kids develop better motor skills, balance, body coordination. The martial arts lessons can strengthen their mind and body during the long vacation. The center also holds summer camps for kids who love martial arts.
Learn at Seedling Theatre Company
If your child has a knack for the performing arts, sign them up at the Seedling Theatre Company found at American Pacific Drive in Henderson, Nevada. Designed mainly for youngsters, the classes at Seedling Theatre Company will improve the performance prowess of your children in acting, dancing, and singing! They offer courses for kids and teens ages 3 to 18 years, and parents can see what their children had learned during recitals!
Explore the Clark County Heritage Museum
A 30-acre expanse of exhibits that tells the history of Southern Nevada, the Clark County Museum is an educational and enjoyable experience every young Henderson resident should experience. Kids can learn about history at the Anna Robert Parks Exhibit Hall and marvel at the railroad legacy of the Henderson at The Boulder City section. There is also The Ghost Town and the Mining Trail that children will find interesting due to its rich past and added spookiness!
Try Origin Climbing and Fitness
Challenge your kids with the wall-climbing and other exercises at the Origin Climbing and Fitness center situated at 6618, 7585 Commercial Way J, Henderson. Here, instructors will teach children the sports of climbing walls made with holds and grips. And to make things even more exciting, recreational clubs and competitions are held at the fitness center! Their services can also be availed for birthday parties and other types of celebrations.
Join City of Henderson Summer Camps
For kids, camps are the epitome of their summer vacation as it involves everything – fun activities, group camaraderie, and the chance to become independent. For good old summer camping, let your kids experience the offered programs at the City of Henderson. There are many to choose from such as Kids Zone open for ages 5 to 12 and Teen Kamp that is for teens 12 to 15 years old.
One good factor about raising children in Henderson is how exciting and eventful summers can be in the city. If you are not a resident yet, it is time to look for Henderson homes for sale!
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