Seven Nights

Your city after dark

Thursday, June 20

EDC Week brings troves of talent and venues packing more and more stars into every show. Dive in, mate! Wet Republic features English radio star Pete Tong and fellow Brit Michael Woods. (At MGM Grand, 11 a.m., Or start at Marquee Dayclub with Sander Van Doorn for a “proggy, techy, energetic house” (his words). If you survive the day then stick around for Avicii at Marquee Nightclub. (At the Cosmopolitan, 10 a.m., For more EDC Week shenanigans (and alternatives), check out our roundup. Or, if escaping the EDM-escapades is your MO—well, good luck! Your best bet is to head Downtown where Jazzy Jeff spins summertime jams at Insert Coin(s). (512 Fremont St., 10 p.m., Squirt beer out of your nose while laughing and drinking with Steve O and Tom Green at Vinyl for the first of their three shows, aptly named The Original Pranksters. (In Hard Rock Hotel, 9 p.m.,

Friday, June 21

The multi-headliner trend continues with a trance-tastic set at Tao Beach by Russian wunderkind Arty and OG trance duo Cosmic Gate, along with up-and-comers Rebecca and Fiona and Helena. (At the Venetian, 10 a.m., Not to be outdone, Hakkasan features some guy named Tiësto in the main room. Plus, Dutch DJ R3hab will be with the recently certified-platinum TJR in the Ling Ling Club. (In MGM Grand, 10 p.m., Wynn’s lineup is epic, with Diplo at Encore Beach Club by day (at Encore, 11 a.m., and Porter Robinson at Surrender by night. (In Encore, 10:30 p.m., If that’s insufficient, influential American house hit-maker Wolfgang Gartner takes over Tryst (In Wynn, 10 p.m.,

Saturday, June 22

Robbie Rivera’s Juicy Beach has gained a solid rep based on his bouncy electro house and solid roster of guest DJs. This installment features indie-house gem Treasure Fingers. (At Hard Rock Hotel, 11 a.m., Encore Beach Club has Swedish mafioso Steve Angello bringin’ his all-world house skills. (At Encore, 11 a.m., He’ll go toe-to-toe with Swedish superstar and Sebastian Ingrosso protégé Alesso, who turns on Daylight and effectively opens for Skrillex’s Saturday edition of the Eclipse moonlit pool party. (At Mandalay Bay, 5:30 p.m.,
As if tonight isn’t bright enough, cruise across Mandalay Bay to see Zedd and Bauuer at Light. And do the Harlem Shake. (In Mandalay Bay, 10 p.m.,

Sunday, June 23

EDC weekend continues with the HARD Pool Party edition of Rehab with a praiseworthy lineup featuring Fatboy Slim, Boys Noize, Destructo with Oliver and Claude VonStroke. (At Hard Rock, 10 a.m., Get funked up with the highly technical, Grammy-nominated Funkagenda at Ditch Saturday. (At the Palms, noon, Then head over to Hakkasan and throw your ears up for Deadmau5. (In MGM Grand, 10 p.m., If all the deceased mice are making you hungry, pop into the Pasties and Pastries sunrise swim at the Artisan. Girls wearing pasties get complimentary entry, pastries and specialty coffee drinks until noon. (1501 W. Sahara Ave., 6 a.m.,

Monday, June 24

Electric Daisy Carnival is officially over, but if you thought the talent level would drop off, think again. XS has Diplo, trap-innovator Carnage and Dutch phenom Afrojack. (In Encore, 10 p.m., That makes this Dutch Monday as Chuckie brings his dirty bleepy house flavor to Marquee. (In the Cosmopolitan, 9:30 p.m., Had enough? You’re killin’ me, Smalls! Float down to the Boulevard Pool for a baseball-themed Dive-In Monday featuring The Sandlot and Moneyball. (At the Cosmopolitan, 7 p.m. and 10 p.m.,

Tuesday, June 25

If you love posting food pics on social media and actually socializing, join hosts Craig and Corey Nyman for Instagrub at N9NE Steakhouse. Sample menu items, then Instagram and tag photos #Instagrub2 for a chance to win a complimentary dinner at N9NE Steakhouse or Nove Italiano. (In the Palms, 7 p.m., Not in a steak-and-seafood mood? Perhaps nickel beers are more your speed. U.K.-based dubstep artist BAR9 gets the bass thumping at Beauty Bar.
(517 Fremont St., 9 p.m.,

Wednesday, June 26

New York-based indie-house stud Penguin Prison is known for synth-heavy productions and rad remixes for the likes of Ellie Goulding, Imagine Dragons and Marina and the Diamonds. See him live on the Commonwealth rooftop. (625 Fremont St., midnight, Bond welcomes Confidential, the sophisticated new weekly LGBT event presented by Eduardo Cordova. (In the Cosmopolitan, 9 p.m., Strike a P.O.S.E. at the Preview of Style event, a trend-preview emceed by Patty Barba of Patty’s Closet at Blue Martini. (In Town Square, 5:30 p.m.,

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