Seven Nights

This week in your city.

Thu 16

Hopefully you can call in sick Friday because Coconuts throws one hell of a beat-heavy, moombahton-mashed bash at Top Tier Thursdays. (At Town Square, 10 p.m., Everyone knows Las Vegas is a great place to network, so get in the middle of it all at Cosmopolitan Connections at Lily, a monthly soiree where business professionals mingle and socialize. (In Bellagio, 7 p.m., Hip, hop and it don’t stop at The Good Foot, Revolution Lounge’s skill showdown, tonight featuring three-on-three all-style battles where teams compete for a $1,000 cash prize. (In The Mirage, 10 p.m.,

Fri 17

Do you believe in a thing called resurrection? Because it’s bringing back The Darkness with rock ’n’ rollers Foxy Shazam and Crown Jewel Defense to perform at House of Blues. (In Mandalay Bay, 7 p.m., Australian DJ who is flooding the DJ’s playlist, Tommy Trash, gets In the House at Haze. (In Aria, 10 p.m., The Royal House throws A Tribute to the Pixies with DJ Rex Dart and featuring Penny Pibbets, Candy Warpop, Same Sex Mary and more. (99 Convention Center Drive, 9 p.m.,

Sat 18

Beat junkies of all flavors can get their party on tonight: God of Satisfaction, Benny Benassi, jumps onstage at Marquee (In the Cosmopolitan, 9 p.m.,, while 19-year-old overnight sensation Porter Robinson kicks off his residency at XS. (In Encore, 10:30 p.m., Or hit the Palms, where Trey Songz and Big Sean will be rocking the Pearl (8 p.m.), and Aly & Fila will be rocketing the night at Moon. (In the Palms, 11 p.m.,

Sun 19

Lenny Kravitz, the iconic sex symbol, guitar strummer and rocker who can seduce women of every age with his sound, performs at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. (In the MGM, 8 p.m., Calling all girls, girls, girls (and guys, too): If you haven’t caught it yet, get over to The Joint for Mötley Crüe’s final residency performance. (At the Hard Rock, 9 p.m.,

Mon 20

Hop on board the Vice Airwaves as sneaker-head DJ Vice turns it up at Marquee Mondays. (In the Cosmopolitan, 10 p.m., Fall into Wanderlust at Dim Mak Mondays at XS, where the maestro himself, Steve Aoki, is set to give a champagne-spray-worthy set. (In Encore, 10 p.m.,

Tue 21

Show off your moves when disco DJ Mord Fustang shows his mettle at Moon’s latest Tuesday weekly, Fancy Sauce. (In the Palms, 9 p.m., Marquee resident Hardwell gives the main room a break and offers fans a more intimate show at All Night/Tuesday at Lavo. (In the Palazzo, 10 p.m., Get in on Tuesday’s weekly video-game tournaments at Glitch Tuesdays, with beats by DJ Aurajin. (516 E. Fremont St., 10 p.m.,

Wed 22

Get your dance on when electro-house duo Lazrtag rocks Snitch at Ghostbar. (In the Palms, 10:30 p.m., Don’t f*** with his money—Penguin Prison’s, that is. The funky DJ who empathizes with the 1 percent spins tonight at Savile Row. (In Luxor, 10 p.m. San Francisco punk band The Lustkillers, perform an acoustic show today at Zia Records (4225 S. Eastern Ave., 6:30 p.m.), and also at midnight at the Griffin. (511 E. Fremont St., 8:30 p.m.-midnight,

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