Las Vegas Shows For Seniors

15 Best Shows In Las Vegas For Seniors

By Elle
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Las Vegas isn’t just for the young crowd looking to party—it’s also a haven for travelers of all ages seeking top-notch entertainment.

Whether you’re into high-energy productions or nostalgic tributes, Sin City has something special in store for you. They don’t call it “The Entertainment Capital of the World” for nothin’!

From mesmerizing spectacles like WOW – The Vegas Spectacular and Michael Jackson ONE to heartfelt tributes such as The Rat Pack is Back! and Carpenters Legacy, these shows cater to all your senses and will have you entertained!

Get ready to be amazed by the high production values or transported down memory lane with talented tribute artists — here are the best shows in Vegas for seniors this year.

VEGAS! The Show

Vegas The Show
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Get ready to be transported back in time to the golden era of Las Vegas with VEGAS! THE SHOW.

This high-energy musical experience showcases amazing singing and dancing talent to bring alive the city’s greatest entertainers including the Rat Pack, Elvis, Tom Jones and more.

From the dazzling showgirls to the powerhouse singers and dynamic dancers, this production takes you on a musical journey through the decades, celebrating the legendary performers who defined Las Vegas as the “Entertainment Capital of the World.”

Created by show producer David Saxe, whose own family history is deeply rooted in Vegas entertainment, VEGAS! THE SHOW is a labor of love that preserves the legacy of classic Vegas style and sophistication.

Michael Jackson ONE

Cirque du Soleil Michael Jackson ONE Las Vegas
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Michael Jackson ONE is a Cirque du Soleil production celebrating the music and dance of the legendary Michael Jackson. And if you know anything about Vegas, you’ll know that Cirque shows have great production value.

This immersive show combines acrobatics, dance, and visual effects to create an experience that transports audiences into Jackson’s world of music videos and iconic performances.

Fans of Michael Jackson will enjoy reliving his timeless hits in a vibrant and dynamic theatrical setting, making it a fitting tribute to the King of Pop’s enduring legacy!

WOW – The Vegas Spectacular

Get ready to be blown away by WOW – The Vegas Spectacular, an internationally acclaimed production that’s been seen by over 2.5 million viewers worldwide.

Experience a world of water, wonder, and fantasy as 30 artists take the stage in a display of talent and creativity. Directed by Hanoch Rosenn (known for his extravagant productions), WOW promises to, well, wow audiences of all ages!

Expect 3D multi-media projections, water walls, holograms, and dazzling choreography set to magnificent music. From aerialists and acrobats to stunt performers and dancers, WOW features an incredible lineup of talent.

This award-winning production has rightfully earned its accolades, including Best Production Show, Best New Show, Best Family Friendly Show, and Best Value Show in the Best of Las Vegas awards.

The Rat Pack is Back!

Rat Pack Is Back Las Vegas

Before Elvis Presley made his mark on Las Vegas, the city swayed to the rhythm of four charismatic entertainers whose cool musical flair and charming stage presence captivated the hearts of many people.

In the 1960s, the Rat Pack—comprising Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr., and Dean Martin—ushered in an era of glamour and excitement at the Copa Room in the Sands Hotel, solidifying Las Vegas as a premier entertainment destination.

The Rat Pack Is Back! is your chance to relive the revelry and enjoy the timeless tunes of the Rat Pack.

Frank, Sammy and Dean reunite on stage to perform their old classics like “Volare”, “Luck Be A Lady”, “Lady is a Tramp” and “New York, New York”.

Carpenters Legacy

Carpenters Legacy Las Vegas Show
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Carpenters Legacy is a tribute to the legendary music duo, Karen and Richard Carpenter.

At Planet Hollywood’s V Theater, you’ll enjoy a toe-tapping, head-swaying journey through the timeless hits and memorable moments of The Carpenters’ career.

Enjoy impeccable renditions of classic songs such as ‘Close to You,’ ‘We’ve Only Just Begun,’ ‘Rainy Days and Mondays,’ ‘Yesterday Once More’ and many more, performed by exceptionally-talented singers and musicians.

You’ll also be treated to a unique multimedia production (including archival footage and photos), classical piano features, and drum solos — all of which will take you right back to the heyday of the Carpenters!

Blue Man Group

Blue Man Group Las Vegas Show
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Dare to live in full color. Watch as the guys of Blue Man Group create an explosion of color by unexpectedly combining drumming and painting. This percussion-driven performance uses a drumbone – an instrument that’s half-drum and half-trombone.

The entire performance is non-verbal, which makes it a great activity for visitors from across the globe. Even if English is not their main language!

This is undoubtedly one of Las Vegas most well known shows, drawing numerous visitors annually. I mean, 35+ million people around the world have experienced the Blue Man Group! That should tell you how successful the production is.

PARANORMAL: Mind Reading Magic

Paranormal Las Vegas Show

PARANORMAL showcases the astonishing capabilities of the human mind, led by one of Europe’s most acclaimed mentalists, Frederic Da Silva.

Frederic Da Silva brings a wealth of accolades to the stage, including the prestigious title of Best Mentalist in Europe and a history of mesmerizing audiences on France’s Got Talent.

During the show, Da Silva will delve into the deepest corners of your thoughts, making predictions that defy explanation and demonstrating psychic phenomena that will leave even the most skeptical viewers in awe.

From stopping a watch at a time you silently think of, to revealing the name of someone you’re pondering over, the feats you’ll witness are nothing short of miraculous.

Wayne: Up Close And Personal

Wayne Newton Up Close and Personal
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Mr. Las Vegas presents the legendary entertainer in an intimate setting where he will interact with the audience, perform some favorite songs and share personal career highlights through songs, film clips, anecdotes and audience Q&A.

Mr. Las Vegas, also known as Wayne Newton, leads Wayne: Up Close And Personal. This legendary experience highlights his decades-long career as an entertainer, showcasing his timeless voice and charismatic stage presence.

If you appreciate traditional showmanship and the golden era of Las Vegas entertainment, then you will enjoy Wayne Newton’s show. Don’t miss your chance to witness a true icon of American music!

Donny Osmond

Donny Osmond Residency
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Donny Osmond is a Las Vegas Weekly Best of Vegas 2024 winner! Guess what he won for? Best Headliner.

The artists and performers who are considered “Las Vegas headliners” these days have never been more diverse or star-studded, but no entertainer has constructed a career quite like Donny.

He’s been a Las Vegas favorite since he was seven years old! And his residency at Harrah’s runs through practically every memorable moment of his career.

The show also includes a full Broadway production of his classic Disney hit from Mulan, “I’ll Make A Man Out Of You”, as well as an audience interactive segment where you can request any song he’s ever recorded!

If you’ve followed Donny Osmond’s career since his teen idol days, you will relish the opportunity to hear his music performed live!

All Shook Up

All Shook Up Las Vegas

If you were a fan of Elvis during his heyday, now’s your chance to relive the magic of The King. Experience ALL SHOOK UP, the 2023 TripAdvisor Traveler’s Choice Award-winning tribute to Elvis Presley.

A quick trip to the Alexis Park All Suite Resort will start your night of enjoying this tribute show dedicated to the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll!

Elvis Presley remains an unparalleled cultural icon and a definitive figure in 20th-century music, widely regarded as the top-selling solo artist in recorded history—earning him the title “The King.”

Backed by a dynamic live band, the performance showcases his greatest hits, including classics like “Heartbreak Hotel” and “Suspicious Minds.” This electrifying Las Vegas spectacle promises high-energy entertainment suitable for audiences of all ages!

Soul Of Motown

Soul Of Motown
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Rated the #1 show of its kind for nearly a decade, Soul Of Motown is a tribute to some of America’s most beloved vocal groups and artists, performed with the same passion that made the original Motown groups famous.

From the early years of doo-wop and Motown to the era where Motown branched out from Detroit into Philadelphia and beyond, this show reintroduces audiences to likes of The Temptations, Smokey Robinson and The Miracles, The Jackson 5, Marvin Gaye, The O’Jays, Stevie Wonder, Gladys Knight and the Pips, Aretha Franklin, and other favorites.

Head to the Westgate Las Vegas Resort and Casino to sing, jam, and groove along to all the good vibes of this 90-minute show!

Menopause The Musical

Menopause The Musical

Menopause The Musical at Harrah’s Las Vegas is a hilarious and uplifting production that turns the ‘change of life’ into a musical extravaganza.

This comedy celebrates womanhood through parodies of classic hits from the ’60s, ’70s, and ’80s, while cleverly addressing the universal themes of aging and female friendship.

With over 5,000 performances, Menopause The Musical has delighted audiences for over 15 years – making it the longest-running musical in Las Vegas history. Again, MEN LOVE IT TOO!

Older audiences will appreciate the relatable humor and nostalgia-inducing music, finding joy in a performance that celebrates the shared journey of menopause with wit and warmth!

Frankly Frank

Frankly Frank at Alexis Park Resort Hotel
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Let the melodies of Frankly Frank transport you back to a time when Frank Sinatra’s musical magic defined Las Vegas!

The tribute unfolds the story of Sinatra’s deep connection with Las Vegas, especially at the Sands Hotel and Casino, where he and the Rat Pack left a legendary mark.

If you’re a diehard Frank Sinatra fan, you’re going to get a nice mix of hits and lesser-known songs! The show blends well-known hits like “Luck Be a Lady” and “My Way” with some hidden gems from Sinatra’s repertoire.

The Australian Bee Gees Show

The Australian Bee Gees Show
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Take a trip back to the disco era with The Australian Bee Gees Show, a fun and groovy tribute to the legendary Bee Gees.

With a staggering resemblance and musical skills that mirror the original Gibb brothers, this spectacular 70-minute performance is a journey through five decades of timeless hits!

Having enchanted millions of people across sold-out theaters in 40+ countries (with 22 years of experience and counting!), The Australian Bee Gees Show stands as the world’s premier Bee Gees tribute.

From the disco-fueled energy of “Staying Alive” to the infectious dance vibes of “You Should Be Dancing” and the soulful crooning of “How Deep Is Your Love,” The Australian Bee Gees Show delivers an unforgettable showcase of the band’s most beloved songs.

Purple Rain Tribute Show

Purple Reign Prince Tribute Show Tropicana
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Experience the magic of Prince’s legendary performances with Purple Reign, an award-winning tribute featuring the exceptional talents of Jason Tenner or Donelvan Thigpen as Prince.

No matter who takes on the role of Prince during your show, the talented ensemble will undoubtedly bring his music and legacy to life on stage.

Audiences can expect electrifying performances of Prince’s greatest hits, complete with dazzling costumes and choreography that capture his unique style.

Anyone who grew up with Prince’s music will appreciate the nostalgic journey back to his groundbreaking era of funk, rock, and soul!

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My name is Elle and I'm a travel blogger based in California. I love helping people plan trips and create unique itineraries based on their interests and their budgets. I'm a huge fan of outdoor adventures and doing off-the-beaten-path things in Las Vegas (and around the world too)!