Keep your camera handy. You might spot a celebrity.
When you see Elvis glide by on a mobility scooter it's hard not to react.
Find Your Tribe
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.
Keep moisturizer, chapstick and eye drops handy, it'll make getting lost a lot less irritating when you're still trying to track down Sam Rothein's house in Casino.