Start Your Weekend With Zombie Prom


Thursday, Oct. 31

All right boos and ghouls, look alive for the Zombie Prom at Ghostbar. The undead couple crowned king and queen wins $7,500, and second place gets $2,500. (In the Palms, 10 p.m., Following an epic summer run at Marquee, Kaskade makes his second appearance at XS. Check out our recent chat with “America’s Best DJ” at (In Encore, 10 p.m., Hyde takes on its alter ego with its Halloween party, Dr. Jekyll at Mr. Hyde Bellagio. There’s also a rumored surprise celebrity treat. (In Bellagio, 10 p.m., Calvin Harris plays Halloween’s hottest party at Hakkasan. The Scottish superstar just released the video to his latest single, “Under Control,” in which he and Alesso host an end-of-the-world party as an asteroid approaches. (In MGM Grand, 10 p.m., The pride of Pittsburgh, Wiz Khalifa, performs at Tao. When he’s not helping Amber Rose raise their baby boy, Wiz is in the studio working on his fifth studio album, Blacc Hollywood, which features collaborations with Miley Cyrus and Adele. (In the Venetian, 10 p.m.,

Friday, Nov. 1

Halloween continues with a bass-heavy set when Skrillex hits Light with The 12th Planet, and the Lightmare continues with a $10,000 costume contest. (In Mandalay Bay, 10 p.m., As if Skrillex won’t bring enough hype, Tiësto is at Hakkasan. The Dutch trance legend recently started living in the MGM Grand during his 20-month Hakkasan residency–it’s the globetrotter’s first “home” in 10 years! (In MGM Grand, 10 p.m.) Keep Halloweekend going late into the night at Body English as Collective Zoo presents Jack N Cake Day of the Dead. That means complimentary alcohol-infused cupcakes and shots of Jack Daniel’s. (In Hard Rock Hotel, 10:30 p.m.,

Saturday, Nov. 2

Get dressed up early—better yet, just touch up from last night—and ascend to GBDC for the Day of the Dead. (In the Palms, 1 p.m.) Even if you’re still wearing last night’s costume, take the dirty up a notch at Marquee with Chuckie, who’s approaching the 10-year anniversary of his Dirty Dutch party. (In the Cosmopolitan, 10 p.m., Light continues the double-headliner trend with two scary-talented youngsters: Sweden’s latest big-room superstar Alesso and British trance/house prodigy Mat Zo—22 and 23, respectively. (In Mandalay Bay, 10 p.m.) R&B heads, the highlight of your weekend is with The Weeknd at Pure. Toronto’s most marketable talent since Drake has the voice of an angel and devilish production skills. MTV’s John Norris called him the “best musical talent since Michael Jackson.” (In Caesars Palace, 10:30 p.m.,

Sunday, Nov. 3

Got that summertime sadness? It’s not too late to enjoy one last bite of the sunny season at Tao Brunch at Tao Beach, where you can cure your winter blues (and your hangover) by feasting on fortune cookie waffles or American wagyu steak and eggs. (At the Venetian, 11 a.m.,

Monday, Nov. 4

Now that you’ve blown your whole wad (of Halloween candy), twerk on over to Mad Decent Mondays at XS for Diplo. He recently went all Jay-Z on us and took to Reddit to answer fan questions (search: “Hi… It’s Diplo. Ask me anything.”). Here’s to more public interviews. (In Encore, 10 p.m.) Monday also means it’s industry night at Marquee. Las Vegas’ favorite DJ/sneakerhead Vice plays the main room, while local favorite Lisa Pittman plays all hip-hop in the Boom Box Room. (In the Cosmopolitan, 10 p.m.)

Tuesday, Nov. 5

All Night Tuesdays at Lavo presents Paul Oakenfold. Las Vegas’ original superstar DJ has an impressive résumé: Beyond his own productions and prolific DJ career (he was DJ Mag’s No. 1 DJ twice), Oakenfold has produced superstars such as Madonna and scored films including Swordfish. (In the Palazzo, 11 p.m.,

Wednesday, Nov. 6

Grammy-winning British electro-pop outfit Nero rolls into the recently winterized Surrender for industry night. The classically trained trio plays a particularly melodic flavor of bass-y music that Americans seem to call “Dubstep,” but to the Brits it’s simply “pop.” (In Encore, 10:30 p.m.,

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