SpyOnVegas' Hot 100 is heating up. Photo by Tony Tran

Sleep Is For Suckers

The sun is up, and the pool parties are poppin’.

There are cities starving for sunshine. Las Vegas isn’t one of them. So take what’s yours.


When you’re at a pool party on a Friday, you might experience some initial hesitation and thoughts about whether you should be at work.

Get over all that. A great pool party at the Palms is back, and there’s a reason they call it Ditch Fridays. All that’s missing is your tanned self. 9 a.m., $15–$25, stationcasinosevents.com

If you’re in a judgmental mood, why not swing by MGM Grand’s Wet Republic for the next round of the Hot 100 bikini battle? More than $100,000 in prizes are up for grabs, and you get a say in the winner! 11 a.m., $20–$30, wetrepublic.com

Or venture up to the roof of The Cromwell and get rowdy early with “Afterhours” artist TroyBoi at Drai’s Beachclub. $20-$30, draisbeachclub.com

If you havenít had your fill of bathing-suit contests, check yourself into the Rehab Beach Club for another round of its Bikini Invitational. 11 a.m., $20-$40, at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, rehablv.com

Over at The Cosmopolitan, DJ/producer Ghastly performs for the Marquee Dayclub crowd. 11 a.m., $23ñ$41, marqueelasvegas.com

DJ Stretch gets exposed at Bare Pool Lounge at The Mirage. 11 a.m., $10-$20, barepoollv.com

And grab your friends for a game of pickleball (and more) at Downtown’s Plaza Hotel & Casino pool deck. 9 a.m., $10, plazahotelcasino.com

Wake up! The weekend’s not over yet. Get to Encore Beach Club and see Dillon Francis. 11 a.m., $20-$30, at Encore at Wynn Las Vegas, encorebeachclub.com

Over at Daylight Beach Club, trap DJ/producer Metro Boomin is behind the booth. Noon, $20-$30, at Mandalay Bay, daylightvegas.com

Or get a sample of what Kaskade is bringing to the 2017 Life Is Beautiful Music & Art Festival during his show at Wet Republic. 11 a.m., $20-$30,wetrepublic.com

Summer Camp is in session at Hooters Casino Hotel’s 18-and-over pool party. Locals get in free to the newly renovated Porch ‘n’ Backyard pool, which features poolside keg service, DJs, games and a celebrity guest. 1 p.m., $20, hooterscasinohotel.com

And if you want to avoid Strip crowds, kick back and enjoy the sunshine at The Pond at Green Valley Ranch. 11 a.m., $20–$30, stationcasinosevents.com