Vegas weekender: The party is poolside in Vegas

From partying poolside to watching the World Cup action, you can do it all this weekend in Vegas. Partiers won’t want to miss the 50th anniversary celebration of the world-famous Playboy Club and iconic Playboy bunny on June 10 at the Playboy Club at the Palms. Reggae fans can spend a whole day grooving to some easygoing beats with the Reggae in the Desert music festival on June 12.

When it comes to headliners, you can laugh the night away with comedians including Ron White, David Spade and Denis Leary or spend the evening listening to iconic rock songs with “Sgt. Pepper Live featuring Cheap Trick.” Whatever you decide to do, this is bound to be another monumental weekend in Vegas.

Playboy Club

Playboy Club


Sway to the sounds of Barrington Levy and other well-known reggae music performers at the annual Reggae in the Desert music festival. Along with live entertainment, the festival features Caribbean food, arts and craft vendors and beer gardens. Reggae in the Desert is June 12 from 2 to 11 p.m. at the Clark County Amphitheater.


Join in the festivities as the  Playboy Club at the Palms helps celebrate the 50th anniversary of the world-famous Playboy Club and iconic Playboy bunny on June 10. The Playboy Club at the Palms will be one of 50 select nightlife venues around the world celebrating this momentous occasion, all on the same night. This glamorous and sexy event will feature special guest and celebrity bunny dealer Holly Madison. Doors open at 10 p.m.

Pool Parties

Guest DJ Havana Brown sets the scene for the Hawaiian Tropic Takeover of Ditch Fridays on June 11 at the Palms Pool & Bungalows.

Special guest DJs Robbie Rivera and DJ Reza spin up some body-shakin’ beats for Daylife Sundays, the weekly pool party at Wet Republic located in MGM Grand.

Spa Mio at M Resort

Spa Mio at M Resort


With the release of “Sex and the City 2” and summer in full swing, what better time to get your girlfriends together and take a spa trip to Vegas? Through Oct. 31, 2010, Spa Mio at M Resort Spa and Casino is offering a “Celebration Package” designed especially for an all-girls getaway. The package is good for up to four guests and includes: a VIP cabana for one day, transportation to and from your hotel, bottle of champagne, bottle of wine, four massages, four pedicures, four manicures and more.


Soccer fans can catch all the World Cup action at the Las Vegas Hilton’s Race and Sports Superbook. Beginning June 11 through July 11, the Superbook is hosting World Soccer Central featuring HD viewing for all the World Cup games, various betting options, food and drink specials and great giveaways.

Head to Lagasse’s Stadium at The Palazzo where you can watch all the World Cup soccer games while enjoying items from celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse’s kicked-up bar food menu beginning June 11. This contemporary yet laid-back race and sports book features stadium-style seating, five luxury boxes, 109 HD televisions and during-the-game betting in the palm of your hand via pocket casino mobile devices.


Legendary Latin singer Julio Iglesias makes fans swoon with his international hit songs at his 8 p.m. show June 10 – 12 at the Las Vegas Hilton.

Master magician David Copperfield wows audiences with larger-than-life illusions in his show at MGM Grand 7:30 and 10 p.m. nightly; plus 4:30 p.m. Sat. June 10 – 16.

Funny guy Paul Rodriguez has starred in more than 29 television shows and multiple movies. Now audiences can see Rodriguez live in his 9 p.m. show June 10 – 12 and 14 – 19 at the Tropicana.

Cheap Trick takes audiences on a musical journey in their show “Sgt. Pepper Live.” Hear Cheap Trick perform “With a Little Help from My Friends” and other hit songs from the legendary “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” album in their 8 p.m. show Tue. – Wed., Fri. – Sat. on June 11 – 30 at Paris Las Vegas.

Comedian Andrew Dice Clay is known for being one of America’s most controversial comics, and audiences love it. Don’t miss his 9 p.m. show June 10 – 13 at the Las Vegas Hilton.

Known as the cigar-smoking, scotch-drinking funny man from “Blue Collar Comedy,” Ron White is sharing his hilarious insights with audiences in Vegas. See him at 10 p.m. June 11 – 12 at theMirage.

David Spade has no problem delighting audiences with his sarcastic, sharp-tongued brand of humor. Watch this “Saturday Night Live” alump erform live in his 9 p.m. show June 10 – 12 at the Venetian.

Denis Leary brings his trademark cynical humor to the stage for the Rescue Me Comedy Tour at 8 p.m. June 12 at the Hard Rock Hotel.

Party poolside with reggae rock band Pepper at their 9 p.m. show on June 11 at the pool at the Hard Rock Hotel.