Seven Nights

Your city after dark

Thursday, May 2

Hype up your night at Hakkasan for another mega party. Dutch house music maestro R3hab spins along with Fergie DJ, the Irish lad who’s always the life of the party and ready to rock the dance floor. (In MGM Grand, 10 p.m.,

Friday, May 3

Get your sick-day excuses ready, because the notorious Ditch Fridays pool party returns today at the Palms, complete with a blowout lineup of performers including Busta Rhymes, Redman, Method Man and Diddy. (11 a.m., Recess Fridays at Encore Beach Club will be “Rockin’ n’ Rollin’” when you put your hands up for Fedde Le Grand. One hundred ladies can also nab BCBG swimsuits while playing ping-pong poolside and water volleyball. (In Encore, 11 a.m., Dust off those costumes for the Halfway 2 Halloween party at the OG place for underground parties, the Candy Factory. Dubstep and violin duo Dysphemic & Miss Eliza from Australia headline, plus Pelussje, Roxanne vs. Miyuki, Jason Blakemore, Jayrod, Starkill, Kevin Shawn and more spin on two stages. Bring a child’s costume for $5 off admission to the 18-and-up event. (1400 Industrial Rd., 9 p.m.,

Saturday, May 4

Armin! Armin! Armin! Yup, the world’s No. 1 DJ and leader of the #TranceFamily, Armin van Buuren, will put pool parties in a State of Trance at Marquee Dayclub. “Who’s afraid of 138?” Not us! (At the Cosmopolitan, 11 a.m., We’re off to the races with ostentatious hats perched high for the Kentucky Derby party at Commonwealth. With proceeds benefiting Susan G. Komen for the Cure, attendees receive a free drink ticket, as well as a bet placed on a random horse, with lucky patrons collecting their winnings at El Cortez, plus the UNLV marching band plays as you sip a Prescription Julep. Visit for tickets. (525 Fremont St., 1 p.m.)

Sunday, May 5

Now that pool-party season is here, Hyde says audios to the final XIV Sessions with a Cinco de Mayo Neon Fiesta bash. DJs Julien Nolan, Zen Freeman, Julian Ingrosso and D4NI3L provide the muy caliente tunes for sexy señors and señioritas in festive neon attire. (In Bellagio, 5 p.m., Bagatelle Beach is finally here and celebrating its grand opening. Enjoy Mediterranean dining and bottle service poolside, or spike it on the sand volleyball courts while DJs spin at the daytime destination. (At the Tropicana, 11 a.m., Another entrant in the poolside brunch game is Bare Brunch, featuring a Bloody Mary bar, breakfast burritos and even waffles. Hmm … we’ll just pretend we never heard that rule about waiting 30 minutes after eating before splashing around. (At The Mirage, 11 a.m.,

Monday, May 6

Yeaaaaaah! Lil Jon is on the decks at XS to make Monday a lil more okaaaaay! Grab a shot of Don Julio 1942 to celebrate. (In Encore, 10 p.m.,

Tuesday, May 7

Go out for All Night Tuesdays at Lavo when Dash Berlin returns for a trance-tastic set. (In the Palazzo, 11 p.m., 1 Oak is looking for Las Vegas’ Industry Top Bartender, with $10,000 in cash and prizes up for grabs, plus Eric D-Lux on the ones and twos. (In The Mirage, 10:30 p.m.,

Wednesday, May 8

This ain’t your grandma’s bingo. Combining the classic game with music and libations, the party known ’round the world as Rebel Bingo invades Las Vegas for the underground phenomenon at the Boulevard Pool. (At the Cosmopolitan, 9 p.m.,