activities for toddlers in las vegas

20+ Activities for Toddlers in Las Vegas and Henderson

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Toddlers are busy – speaking from experience I know I always need to have some activity planned at least once a week for my busy little man. We have found lots of things to do – in regards to activities for toddlers in Las Vegas – both free and for a small fee.

Free Activities for Toddlers in Las Vegas and Henderson

We’ve rounded up the ultimate guide to activities for toddlers in Las Vegas and Henderson.

activities for toddlers in las vegas

Zumbini with Mandiey

Address:

  • Green Valley; 2651 Paseo Verde Pkwy
  • Blue Diamond; 4855 S. Blue Diamond
  • Henderson; 102 E. Lake Mead Pkwy

Hours:

  • Green Valley | Tues/Thur @ 9:15am
  • Blue Diamond | Wed/Fri @ 9:30am, Thurs @ 10:45am

Ages: 0-5

Cost: FREE

Enhance your child’s motor and cognitive skills and developmental milestones. Music & movement. It can be overstimulating if that is something you are concerned about! Only 30 Minutes Long.

Gymcats Gymnastics Free Baby Gym

Address: 440 Parkson Rd. Henderson, NV 89011

Hours: Tuesday/Thursday/Saturday @ 8:30am – 9am

Cost: Free

This is the perfect class for babies who are sitting up to taking their first steps and involves interactive play, gross motor development, and socialization with other babies.

activities for toddlers in las vegas

Library Story Times

Location: Various locations around town

Hours: Varies Daily

Ages: 0-5

Cost: FREE

One of the greatest things to do is library story time around Las Vegas, not only is it FREE, but they are offered at multiple locations at different times each day.

Each library has their own schedule as far as to what days are offered for babies, toddlers, or mixed ages.

You can click the link above for the complete list of free story times in Southern Nevada.

Pro Tip: We love the Summerlin Library for their fun children’s area that has a Lego wall, blocks, wooden house, playhouse with kitchen supplies, and a fun matching velcro fruit tree in the back. They really are catering to all ages and make you feel welcomed and want you to come and enjoy the library. We also like the Gibson Library’s Rhythm and Rhyme class!

activities for toddlers in las vegas

Parks and Trails

Location: Various locations around town

Hours: Varies Daily

Ages: All Ages

Cost: FREE

One of our favorite things to do is to go to some of our favorite parks and walking trails together, when the weather cooperates. Being outside is such a break and is definitely helpful in trying to tire out your busy toddler. There are lots of great parks all around Las Vegas and some are geared towards toddlers.

Some of our favorite parks include Trigono Park in the Northwest area, we love Fox Hill, and a new park that is specifically geared towards toddlers is Trails Park located in Summerlin. You can check out all the parks we love in Summerlin by clicking here.

Some great walking/stroller friendly trails that we are frequent visitors to are Lone Mountain Regional Park as well as our new favorite Red Springs Boardwalk, which is located at the base of Calico Basin. It’s a great loop and is entirely made up of boardwalk, it’s nicely shaded and is an easy 30 minute walk.

Splash Pad at Town Square
Splash Pad at Town Square

Splash Pads

Location: Various locations around town

Hours: Varies Daily

Ages: 0-12

Cost: FREE

Did you know there is over 80+ splash pads in Las Vegas and Henderson? This is one of our favorite activities for toddlers in Las Vegas and Henderson because it’s FREE and keeps you cool in the summer heat!

We have the ultimate guide to splash pads that includes videos of splash pads as well as a FREE interactive map to see which ones are closest to you.

Free Mermaid Shows & Bass Pro Shop

Location: Silverton; 3333 Blue Diamond Road Las Vegas, NV 89139 & Bass Pro Shops; 8200 Dean Martin Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89139

Hours: Mermaid Swim Times Vary (see post above)

Ages: All Ages

Cost: FREE

Bass Pro Shops are always an adventure for a toddler and it’s free, which is a bonus for parents! So much fun for a toddler to see – animals, water falls, fish feedings, and an aquarium next door at Silverton with live mermaids to watch. You can easily spend an hour walking around and experiencing all that the store has to offer.

Free Baby Gym

Location:  Vegas Premier Athletics; 6635 S. Tenaya Way Ste 100. Las Vegas, Nevada 89113

Hours: Every Friday from 10-10:45am

Ages: 6 mths – 2yrs

Cost: FREE

This class is FREE! They do ask for a $30 annual fee per family which gives you access to all of their classes.

Spanish movement and story time Las Vegas

Spanish Movement & Storytime

Location: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints; 221 Lorenzi Street Las Vegas

Hours: First & Third Thursday of the Month from 10-11am

Ages: 0-5

Cost: FREE

Spanish Movement and Storytime is a group geared towards kids ages 0-5. A space where children can move around, play, and interact with each other. Not limited to Spanish speakers, we will have both songs and books in spanish for the most part but will also incorporate bilinguals songs and books.

activities for toddlers in las vegas

Gymboree

Location: 1000 S Rampart Blvd #10, Las Vegas, NV 89145

Hours: Class Times Vary

Ages: 0-5

Cost: Memberships $89-$139/mth or $249/class pass (10 classes)

We are big Gymboree fans! Their new location off of Rampart and Charleston is so big and open, we love how much bigger the play area is. The different lessons and themes each week that our teachers put together for us are lots of fun and tons of learning occurs during our 45 minute class each week.

They have classes for all ages – the toddler classes are split into Walkers, Runners and Explorers. Each grouping is a mixed age of any kiddos qualifying for that age range.

We are currently in the Runners class, which is 16 months to 24 months. This class focuses on opposites while learning – our teachers are engaged and understanding in allowing our toddlers to explore what they have set up on their own terms. Every class ends with parachute time as well as every toddlers’ favorite activity – BUBBLES!

Gymboree also offers a music class, art class, open gyms and preschool prep classes. There are set days and times for every age grouping which allows toddlers their own chance to discover and explore safely. Gymboree has many options in regards to memberships – you can always head in and try a class before signing up.

Springs Preserve

Location: 333 S Valley View Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89107

Hours:

  • Toddler Time; Mon/Thurs/Fri from 11am-12pm
  • Thursday-Monday 9 am to 4 pm (during the spring/summer they open on Thursday as well)
  • The Nevada State Museum is closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

Ages: All Ages

Cost:

  • Adults: $9.95
  • Children (ages 3-17): $4.95
  • Children ages 2 and under: Free
  • Free for members with valid ID
  • Visitor/Non-resident: $18.95 adults, $10.95 children (3-17)

Another great option for being outside and exploring, plus they have specific Toddler Time activities on select days. See our calendar here!

During toddler time your little one will get to experience a fun craft and story, and each week provides a new theme. You do not need a reservation, or need to pay extra to participate in toddler time, it is included with your paid general admission, or it is FREE to members. Lots of fun and new things to explore with your toddler here.

An added bonus is one of our favorite coffee shops is located here now, Aspire Coffee and they have a collab called Bronze Cafe. We broke it down here.

Discovery Museum

Location: 360 Promenade Place Las Vegas, NV 89106

Hours:

  • Tuesdays–Saturdays: 10am–5pm
  • Sundays: 12pm–5pm

*Open on Mondays when CCSD schools are closed

Ages: All Ages

Cost:

  • Local Admission: $12.50
  • General Admission: $14.50
  • Museum for All: $3.00
  • Annual Memberships: start at $85.00

A local gem, the DISCOVERY Children’s Museum in Las Vegas is one of our favorite places to visit. This tri-level museum is the perfect mid-morning or afternoon adventure for the family as there is fun to be had for all ages. We recommend for ages 2+, although you can bring 0-1.5, there is not as much for them to do.

Discovery Children’s Museum also has a Toddler Time Early Childhood Literacy Program.

Ninjalair Toddler Time

Location: 4215 S Grand Canyon Drive suite 105, Las Vegas, Nevada 89147

Hours: Tuesdays & Thursday – 9am – 11am

Ages: Walking to 4

Cost: $75 a month or $15 drop in

2 hours 2x a week; 15 spots daily

The first hour will be a guided class with rotating stations, mini fun courses and open gym the 2nd hour!⁣ ALL on the main floor! The whole gym is open for toddlers. Parent participation is recommended!⁣
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$75 monthly or $15 drop in each class!⁣
Spots are limited!

activities for toddlers in las vegas

Toddler Play at Indoor Playgrounds

Location: Various locations around town

Hours: Varies Daily

Ages: Varies

Cost: Vary

There are so many indoor playgrounds around town. You can click the link above the for ultimate guide to indoor playgrounds, but here are your options for toddler play!

  • Kids Town | All Day, recommend for ages 2-6
  • Kids Empire | All Day, toddler specific area
  • Lost Worlds Myth & Magic | All Day, Little Warriors Toddler Play Area (Ages 4 & under)
  • Uptown Jungle | Toddler Time; Mon-Fri from 9am-12pm
  • Fidgets | All day, ages 6 & under
  • Kinderland Cafe | All day, ages 6 & under
  • Wigglin Out | All day, ages 6 & under
  • Wally Wombats | Mon-Fri from 9am-3pm, (Ages 1-4), $9/child, will be $10/child starting July 1, 2023
Toddler TIme Wigglin N Out

Toddler Class

Location: Wigglin’ Out / Kids Time LV; 9890 S Maryland Pkwy #12, Las Vegas, NV 89183

Hours: Mon/Wed from 10-10:45am

Ages: 3-5

Cost: $20 per class

Toddler Tuesday

Location: Town Square; 6623 S Las Vegas Blvd #140, Las Vegas, NV 89119

Hours: Mon/Wed from 10-10:45am

Ages: 0-3

Cost: Free Studio Fees, ceramics sold separately

Fun for the whole family – we have are variety of pieces that are sure to delight your little ones. No studio fees for 3 and under, 1/2 off studio fees for everyone else!

This is a standing offer and happens every single Tuesday. In case you are checking their website’s events page, it is only updated every few weeks in advance, which is why you won’t see it listed forever.

Little Leapers

Location:

  • Henderson | Coming Soon!
  • Las Vegas | 7440 Dean Martin Dr. Ste 201 Las Vegas NV 89139
  • Summerlin | 7350 Prairie Falcon Rd #120, Las Vegas, NV 89128

Hours:

  • Henderson | Coming Soon!
  • Las Vegas | Tues/Thurs from 8:30-10am through August 6, 2023
  • Summerlin | TBA

Ages: 2-6

Cost: $10/toddler, Parents Jump Free

Little Leapers is a fun, high-energy play adventure created for parents and little ones to enjoy together.

One sure fire way to tire out your toddler would be a trampoline jumping place. You will need to be present and sign a waiver for safety. Sky Zone socks are required at all of these types of experiences.

My Gym Summerlin

Location: 4245 S Grand Canyon Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89147

Hours: 9am – 7pm

Ages: 3 months – 3 years

Cost: $149 every 4 weeks

They have the following classes for toddlers:

  • Waddlers
  • Gymsters
  • Terrific Tots
  • Tiny Tykes

Yuzu & Space

Location: 6145 W Sahara Ave Suite 5, Las Vegas, NV 89146

Hours: Tuesday & Thursday from 10am-1pm

Cost: Children – $15, 2nd Child – $10, Monthly memberships $100

Ages 0 – 5 welcome! Come for stories, songs, and movements! Mommy and me time from 10:30am – 11am. Open play after!

Get active and get out there, Southern Nevada Moms!

These are just a few ideas for you to explore and do in regards to activities for toddlers in Las Vegas. As the weather permits we will be adding more to this growing list to ensure you have lots of things to do with a busy toddler!

Thinking of trying one of these activities for toddlers in Las Vegas? Make sure to tag us on your toddler adventures on social media @SouthernNevadaMoms – Instagram and Facebook!

Nicole is a full-time mom and a former teacher of ten years. She has taught first and fourth grades at the elementary level and seventh grade middle school math. She is also a hobby photographer and is looking forward to getting back behind the camera. Creative, energetic, intelligent and loyal are words you can often hear Nicole being described as. As she has quickly discovered, being a mommy is a whole new journey and she's happy to share and find new things to help others through this opportunity. Nicole and her husband are looking forward to all the adventures life has to offer on this new journey of parenthood.

Leanna Carson is an expecting mama via IVF and a serial entrepreneur.

Born and raised in Las Vegas, she loves sharing all things family-friendly as well as local spots most don’t even know about! She co-founded Nevada Moms in 2018 and it has become the #1 Family Guide to Nevada experiences, activities, happenings, and more.

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