Las Vegas is no stranger to the unconventional and the extraordinary. But even in a city renowned for non-stop entertainment, AREA15 stands out as a truly out-of-this-world destination. This immersive, experimental complex is home to a range of experiences that will transport your senses to another dimension entirely. From the gripping intergalactic adventure of SPACE: A Journey to the Moon & Beyond at Illuminarium to the playful and eclectic atmosphere of Meow Wolf’s Omega Mart, and LIFTOFF’s gravity-defying cocktails, AREA15 is an entertainment space unlike any other. So buckle up, and get ready for a thrilling ride through the cosmos – right here in Las Vegas.
Experience Other Worlds at AREA15
Journey to Space
SPACE: A Journey to the Moon & Beyond is an immersive experience that takes visitors on a journey beyond their imagination of space at AREA15’s Illuminarium Las Vegas. This thrilling experience begins with a comprehensive history lesson about the shuttle launch that resulted in man’s first steps on the moon. Interactive activities enable visitors to learn about the cosmos and the mysteries of outer space from expert instructors who are passionate about their field. Visitors can explore the colorful nebula, wander the moon’s landscape, see Saturn’s rings up close, and kick rocks around through an asteroid belt. This fully immersive adventure guarantees visitors will embark on a giant leap into the unknown.
SPACE After Dark is an exceptional night outing for adults, featuring a full bar that transforms the daytime attraction’s beauty into an escape for those over the age of 21. Visitors can blast off into SPACE for an out-of-this-world night out, immersing themselves in a cinematic experience that transports them through the depths of space. With cosmological cocktails and moon landing martinis, guests can enjoy an adult experience that’s truly in another world. Whether on a date night or a friend outing, visitors can embark on this extraordinary journey across the galaxy in a unique and exhilarating encounter. The event is hosted on Sundays through Fridays from 8:00 PM to 12:00 AM, providing ample time for visitors to embark on their SPACE adventure.
Explore Las Vegas From Above
Adventurers and thrill-seekers visiting Las Vegas can now add an unforgettable experience to their itinerary by visiting LIFTOFF just outside of AREA15, the first bar of its kind in the city. Get ready for an aerial attraction like no other as you ascend 130 feet high into the desert airspace in an open-air balloon ride. With breathtaking panoramic views of the illustrious Las Vegas Strip and its stunning surroundings, LIFTOFF promises to be a must-visit destination for anyone looking to break the barriers between land and sky.
But the exhilarating experience doesn’t end there! Before embarking on this one-of-a-kind adventure, take a moment to relax and indulge in LIFTOFF’s Lounge, where you can enjoy specialty libations and refreshments to ensure a proper toast to your high-altitude journey. The helix is specifically designed to cater to thrill-seekers seeking an adrenaline rush, and LIFTOFF’s guardian, Gilly, is waiting to take you on an unforgettable ride. As the night falls, LIFTOFF amps up the energy with a mesmerizing light spectacle that rivals the glittering sights of the city from the sky. With unparalleled views and high-altitude thrills, LIFTOFF is a bucket list-worthy attraction that is sure to impress both during the day and under the bright lights of Vegas at night. Are you ready to take flight and touch the sky with LIFTOFF? Come and experience a Las Vegas adventure like no other!
Step Into Another Realm
Meow Wolf’s Omega Mart at AREA15 is a truly unique and captivating immersive art experience. The mart is a supermarket that appears to be like any other, but once inside, visitors discover a surreal and magical world filled with hidden rooms, secret passages, and strange curiosities. The mart is a product of the wildly imaginative minds of Meow Wolf, a Santa Fe-based art collective renowned for its interactive exhibits that blur the lines between art and performance.
The Omega Mart is an expansive 52,000-square-foot maze filled with over 300 interactive exhibits. Visitors are encouraged to explore the supermarket’s different sections, including an aisle dedicated to human organs, a frozen food section with a giant yeti, and a room filled with television screens broadcasting eerie infomercials. The experience is enhanced by the smart use of technology, such as AR (augmented reality) and QR codes that lead visitors to hidden secrets and clues to discover. The Omega Mart is also a tribute to the art of storytelling, with each exhibit contributing to a larger story about a multinational corporation with questionable intentions. The Omega Mart is a must-see for anyone looking for a fun and unique art experience that will stimulate all their senses and leave them with lasting memories.
Meow Wolf’s Omega Mart has been described as a twisted funhouse, a surreal dreamscape, and a fantastical journey through time and space. The mart is more than just a supermarket; it’s a portal to a parallel universe where mundane objects come to life, and anything is possible. The immersive art experience is a testament to Meow Wolf’s philosophy of creating art that is accessible, inclusive, and playful. Visitors of all ages and backgrounds will find something to enjoy at the Omega Mart, whether it’s discovering hidden rooms and passages, interacting with strange objects, or simply marveling at the creativity on display. The Omega Mart is a landmark for the Las Vegas art scene and a destination that will leave visitors eager to explore more of Meow Wolf’s imaginative and boundary-breaking exhibits.