Day In the Life: Mesquite, Nevada

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Nestled in the picturesque Virgin River Valley, Mesquite, Nevada, offers small-town charm and an array of exciting attractions, such as golf courses, lavish resorts, lively casinos and excellent dining options. Take a look at what it’s like to spend a day in the life of a Mesquite resident.


Indulge in a Nostalgic Breakfast 

Begin your day with a throwback breakfast at Peggy Sue’s 50’s Diner. Don’t be surprised if the retro atmosphere makes you want to do the twist. Even the menu boasts an array of entertaining dishes to enjoy with friends and family, from Hot Rod Hot Cakes to the Jolly Green Giant Veggie Omelet.


Adventure in the Great Outdoors

Make your way to the Golden Butte Monument, where you can explore 300,000 acres of stunning desert landscape. Venture to Little Finland, an otherworldly and sparsely populated area filled with red sandstone eroded into magnificently intricate rock formations. Don’t forget to take a stroll or hike at the Whitney Pocket, where you can discover beautiful views and early-man petroglyphs carved into the rocks.


Get Artsy at the Gallery

Take a break at the Mesquite Fine Arts Center. Its mission is “to promote the power of the arts for all ages and all cultures.” Browse the latest art and craft exhibitions, sign up for a pottery class or participate in a Palette & Pour Party. This charming gallery offers creative amusement for the whole family.


Tee Up on the Green

Savor a sunny afternoon with a relaxing round of golf. Mesquite is home to multiple top-tier golf courses, including the Wolf Creek Golf Club, the Falcon Ridge Golf Club and the Conestoga Golf Club. Each of these courses offers world-class golfing and incredible views that you can appreciate, whether you’re an avid golfer or just looking to have a splendid and sporty afternoon.


Enjoy Dinner with a View

Dine with ambience at the 1880 Grille, inspired by pioneers who settled in the area around the year 1880. The menu boasts a variety of fresh and hearty options and the restaurant offers breathtaking views of the Conestoga Golf Course.


Have a Night on the Town

End your day with a little vibrant nightlife. The Eureka Casino provides a luxurious oasis with slots, table games and a variety of themed events, as well as a large selection of restaurants and bars. Other notable casinos nearby include the Virgin River Hotel Casino and the Casablanca Casino, both with even more options for dining, games and fun.


Ready to find your dream home in Mesquite?

Sorrento at Canyon Crest or Portobello at Canyon Crest could be the perfect community for you. Both neighborhoods start from the $300s and boast hundreds of structural and design options to personalize your dream home exactly to your taste. Plus, Canyon Crest is a golf cart community with no SID fees, and offers close proximity to notable schools, shopping, dining, golf, casinos and more.*


*At this time, Richmond American homes in communities advertised with “No SID fees” or “No LID fees” are not currently located in a Special Improvement District or Limited Improvement District. Notwithstanding the foregoing, a purchaser of a lot remains subject to regular “ad valorem” property taxes and all other charges, fees and special taxes assessments for the property, which amounts may increase from year to year. Richmond American Homes makes no representation and hereby disclaims any liability with regards to the amount of regular “ad valorem” property taxes and all other charges, fees, special taxes, and benefit assessments associated with the property now or in the future. In addition, community development districts could be established in the future and Richmond American Homes makes no representation with regards to any community development district taxes that homeowners may become subject to in the future.