5 Perfect Summer Activities for Henderson Locals - Elect Trish Nash

5 Perfect Summer Activities for Henderson Locals

Summer Activities for Henderson Locals

Henderson is a vibrant city with great food, local hotspots, history, and beautiful public spaces. Because our community continues to grow, more opportunities and amenities have popped up for locals to enjoy. If you are searching for something to do this summer, take a look at just a few options Henderson has to offer.

Water Street Dining

Water Street Dining

Have you been to Water Street? The revitalization project has reimagined the area to include a wide array of entertainment and dining. Enjoy a bite at Mackenzie River in the new Lifeguard Arena, where you may even catch the Henderson Silver Knights practicing for their next game. Another trendy new restaurant is Chinitas Tapas and Sushi.

Local casinos like Emerald Island Casino and Rainbow Club Casino have award-winning restaurants inside to enjoy delicious food while hitting the slots. Whether you’re looking for a quick family dinner or a romantic sit-down gourmet meal, there is an option for everyone. 

Other delicious options on Water Street include Public Works Coffee Bar, Water Street Pizzeria, Purple Penguin, Kettle Corn, and more. 

City Of Henderson Events

The area also offers various festivals, concerts, viewing parties for sporting events, and cultural programs. Henderson has several community events varying from movie nights and public safety training for kids. You can find a calendar of upcoming events on the City of Henderson website.

Clark County Museum

Clark County Museum

Take the family for a delightful day at Clark County Museum to see the city’s history. One of the most enthralling exhibits is Heritage Street. See firsthand what life would have been like through the decades by strolling through vintage homes decorated for the times. Each home has been carefully restored for visitors to connect with the roots of our city.

Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve

The Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve is a must-visit location for anyone who hasn’t been there. The preserve showcases native bird species in their natural habitat, unfettered and wild. While here, you’ll enjoy the chance to see a wide range of desert and migratory birds.

Henderson City Parks

Henderson City Parks

Henderson has many beautiful parks to visit, and many give you the chance to cool off from the heat with a built-in splash pad and other water features. Take advantage of these amenities for family fun, including playgrounds for the kids and hiking and cycling trails for the adults to explore. Many have sports fields, barbecue facilities, and picnic areas. Some have shelters you can rent for gatherings with family and friends. 

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