Voice of Vegas—The Real Shark Tank
Feed the Fish at Mandalay Bay’s Shark Reef Aquarium
Three new experimental programs have been added to Mandalay Bay’s Shark Reef Aquarium, allowing four guests at a time to go behind the scenes of the shark tank and actually assist in feeding the Aquarium’s rare specimens. Get up close and personal with hungry stingrays, green sea turtles and zebra sharks. Feeding time for the 300 pound turtles takes 45 minutes and is available Sun.-Fri. at 12.45 p.m. Shark feedings last about one hour, beginning at 1:15 p.m. Mon., Wed. & Fri. Tickets start at $50. Call 702-632-4555.
Planet Hollywood’s Miracle Mile Shops Giving out Dining Credits for Store Purchases
Spend $200 or more on purchases at more than 28 participating retailers inside the Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood during the “Shop & Eat” It’s Our Treat” promotion this fall and receive a $20 dining certificate. To receive the food voucher, shoppers must present same-day receipts totaling $200 or more from the shops at the Customer Service Desk operated by Tickets & Tours. One certificate per day, per customer is allowed. Also, through Sept. 30, as part of its Caring, Giving, Changing campaign, Miracle Mile Shops is accepting donations in its fountain for the Goodie Two Shoes Foundation, a local non-profit organization that provides up to 10,000 needy children with new shoes and socks.
“Sunday Drive Special” at Richard Petty Driving Experience
Every Sun. through September, racing enthusiasts can enjoy a thrilling, 8-lap “Sunday Drive” at Richard Petty Driving Experience at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway for one low price of $299. Guests will also receive complimentary round-trip transportation to the track. Call 800-237-3889.
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