10 Most Fun Cities in US (After the Obvious)

Orlando follows No. 1 Las Vegas
By Newser Editors,  Newser Staff
Posted Sep 17, 2018 7:41 AM CDT
10 Most Fun Cities in US (After the Obvious)
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The US city deemed as the place to have the most fun is ... well, yeah, Vegas. A new ranking by WalletHub takes into account all kinds of factors—nightlife, restaurants, movie theaters, festivals, playgrounds, etc.—and puts Las Vegas as No. 1. Maybe more surprising is that a city in Hawaii (Pearl City) is dead last at No. 182. The top finishers:

  1. Las Vegas
  2. Orlando, Fla.
  3. New York City
  4. Atlanta
  5. Miami
  6. Chicago
  7. Portland, Ore.
  8. San Francisco
  9. New Orleans
  10. San Diego
  11. Denver
Read on for the bottom finishers.

The cities at the bottom of the fun ranking:

  1. Moreno Valley, Calif.
  2. Juneau, Alaska
  3. South Burlington, Vt.
  4. Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.
  5. Yonkers, NY
  6. Fontana, Calif.
  7. Santa Rosa, Calif.
  8. Bridgeport, Conn.
  9. Oxnard, Calif.
  10. Pearl City, Hawaii
Click for the full rankings, along with various category breakdowns. (More lists stories.)

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