Seven Nights

Entertaining options for a week of nonstop fun and excitement.

Thu 23

In preparation for their Sunday night performance at Electric Daisy Carnival, trance transmitters ATB put a spin on Tao’s Worship Thursdays. (In the Venetian, doors 10 p.m., men $20, women $10, local ladies free.) You don’t have to be in a nightclub to hear your favorite popular dance jams; check out Kahsino, an innovative pop-meets-dance-meets-urban-rock group that puts its own twist on hit songs. The band—which marks the return of the Drummer KC to Vegas—plays a high-energy show tonight and next Thursday in the Lounge at the Palms. (Show at midnight, no cover.) Get out the door and down to Revolution Lounge for its weekly soul and old-school hip-hop extravaganza, where you can release your inner James Brown and party, ho, on the Good Foot. (In The Mirage, doors 10 p.m., men $20, women $10, no cover.) 

Fri 24

Rock stars and models frequently end up together, producing more beautiful and talented offspring, like the stunning model and DJ Alexandra Richards (1)—Keith Richards and Patti Hansen’s daughter—who comes to please your ears and your eyes at the Bank. (In Bellagio, doors 10:30 p.m., $30.) You’ve sung along to all of the G.O.O.D. record label rapper’s songs, now experience Mr. Rager (a.k.a. Kid Cudi (2)) live when he brings his musical talents to the Joint. (In the Hard Rock, doors 9 p.m., tickets begin at $35, Bound to be one of Vegas’ most talked about events of the year, the three-day Electric Daisy Carnival relocates to the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, bringing an army of more than 200 DJs, producers and artists alongside headliners Swedish House Mafia, Tiësto and David Guetta. (8 p.m.-7 a.m., visit for full lineup and ticket availability.)

Sat 25

“We No Speak Americano” hit-makers Yolanda Be Cool bring their talents to Encore Beach Club and prove that during the takeover of EDC weekend there are no language barriers between you and the electric madness. (In Encore, doors 11 a.m., men $40, women $30.) Back from filming his Jersey crew’s Italy invasion, the stiff-haired, tanned and talented DJ Pauly D (3) kicks off his monthly Palms residency tonight at Moon. (Doors 9 p.m., $40, local ladies free till 1 a.m.) It’s Britney (4), bitch. The queen of pop performs tonight with Nicki Minaj, Jessie and the Toy Boys, and Vegas resident DJs Nervo. (In the MGM Grand, doors 7:30 p.m., tickets start at $31, If you missed out on tickets, hit Club Nikki’s Grand Opening where she’ll host the official after-party. (In the Tropicana, doors 10:30 p.m., men $50 women $30.)

Sun 26

It may be more than 100 degrees outside, but don’t let that hold you back from having a sunshiny day of electronic love. Feel fabulous at Marquee Dayclub, not just because of the refreshing waterfall, but the engaging sounds of producers Glenn Morrison and Avicii. (In the Cosmopolitan, doors 10 a.m., men $20, women $10, local ladies free.) Dance your ass off to the stylish, sexy and good-time boys LA Riots as they spin funky indie-electro and house mixes at Liquid. (In Aria, doors 11 a.m., men $20, women $10.) Continue on your EDM journey today at Tao Beach, where Beatport throws its weekly parties featuring the mesmerizing Above and Beyond. (In the Venetian, doors 10 a.m., $20 cover, locals free.)

Mon 27

EDC is not over, according to XS. The dazzling dancehall closes out the candy-filled weekend with superhero producer Laidback Luke. (In Encore, doors 10 p.m., men $50, women $20, locals and industry free.) But if you’ve had enough of the mechanical music, drop in to The Joint for some hip-hop by Wiz Khalifa (5). (In the Hard Rock, doors 7:30 p.m., tickets begin at $31 at or feed that aggression at Monday Night Rocks with glam rockers Bang Tango performing at Crown. (In the Rio, doors 9:30 p.m., complimentary tickets available at or $25 at the door.)

Tue 28

Check out the hippest party for locals, Adult Swim Tuesdays at the Royal Resort, with DJs Teen Wolf and Bad Beat. The drinks run cheap here—especially during its 4-8 p.m. happy hour—and the Cloud 9 hookah specials ignite the desert air. (99 Convention Center Drive, doors 5 p.m.-10 a.m., no cover.) If you still haven’t checked out downtown’s new hotspot, Artifice, find yourself across from the Arts Factory, where you can still enjoy art—currently showing Giovanni Morales’ High Drama series—and on Tuesdays chance bumping into Strip performer during Show and Tell, the bar’s reverse happy hour for with DJ Doug de Nada. (1025 First St., Suite A, doors 4 p.m., no cover.)

Wed 29

Vegas may not be near the ocean or have a real beach, but we do have something that many oceanfront cities probably wish they had: Nikki Beach. Check out the sandy club’s industry night Wednesdays with DJ Roman Rosati. (In the Tropicana, doors 10 p.m., men $30, women $20, locals free.) He just wants to party, and you probably do, too. The tatted rapper Yelawolf comes to rock your Wednesday at Gallery Nightclub. (In Planet Hollywood, 10 p.m., men $30, women $20, locals free.)

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