Keep your phone handy for a picture. You never know when Elvis will scoot by.
Find Your Community
There are a lot active communities around the Valley. Check out Biking Las Vegas, go for some amazing rides in Red Rock and around lake Mead. Locals support farmers markets and local businesses in Container Park, part of Tony Hsieh’s ambitious Downtown Project.
Drink Water, Lots of Water
Until you’re adjusted to a desert climate you don’t realize how much water you need and how quickly you can dehydrate. You really need to have moisturizer, chapstick and eye drops handy. Getting lost while driving around will be a lot less irritating.