Nightlife

Don’t be salty… celebrate National Margarita Day in Vegas

Who loves margaritas? Trick question, everyone does. Feb. 22 is National Margarita Day, which means a lineup of Vegas bars and restaurants are putting on some great specials for this classic cocktail. Cabo Wabo Cantina in the Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood celebrates National Margarita Day and National Chip…

DJ88 beats genre expectations

Not content with sticking to one genre or style, Bree Cohen — aka DJ88, is all about the music. DJ88 got her start in the music biz working in the soundtrack division of Atlantic Records. She’s been DJing for nine years, including six in Vegas, with residencies including a stint…

Single for Valentine’s Day? Plenty to do in Vegas.

If you’re single*, Valentine’s Day can feel like anything from just another regular day to an annoying reminder of being single. Worry not, as there’s plenty going on for single people in Las Vegas. Regardless of which category you fall into, there will be something to motivate you to get…

Vegas knows best when it comes to Super Sunday

Super Bowl Sunday, how we love thee. Sure, you could be in Indianapolis on Feb. 5. Or you could be where the party really starts and head to Vegas to catch the Super Bowl at one of these amazing game day celebrations. The weekend is the biggest of the year…

Palms gets a ‘fancy’ new industry night

How does a club night named after a random line from the movie “Step Brothers” stack up? Very well, if last night is anything to go by. Moon Nightclub at the Palms debuted their new Industry Night format, Fancy Sauce, last night with deadmau5 protégé Moguai spinning his brand of…

These Vegas venues rock for music lovers

In the  days of the Rat Pack and Elvis, Vegas was known for its connection to the era’s best musicians. Although a lot has changed since then in the realm of popular music, Vegas’ music tradition stays strong in these excellent music venues: Cosmopolitan: The Cosmopolitan may be a relative…

Our favorite bar and club lounges in Vegas

When you don’t want to go to a mere bar and you do want to be able to hear your friends over  the music, a classy Las Vegas lounge is your best bet for drinks, revelry and a laid-back good time with friends. Downtown Cocktail Room (Downtown Las Vegas) 111…

Get “In the Booth” with XS resident Tiësto

It’s a good time to be an electronic dance music fan in Vegas. Star DJ and producer Tiësto hit the stage at XS for a private set on Jan. 11, putting on the first show to ever be streamed live on Twitter.  Tiësto’s 90-minute set can be watched over the next two…

Celebrate the new year at three new clubs

RPM at The Tropicana (in the former Club Nikki space), 1OAK at The Mirage (previously JET) and Hyde Bellagio (which was once Fontana Bar at The Bellagio) are making their grand debuts during New Year’s weekend. Each venue aims to provide a distinct nightlife experience and a grand bash to…

Zen Freeman and the Art of DJing

Zen Freeman is a British producer, remixer and DJ that has played high-profile Hollywood parties  for celebrities such as Elton John and Harvey Weinstein, in addition to clients such as Vogue, Vanity Fair, Prada, GAP, ESPN and Apple. Freeman has DJed worldwide and is a resident DJ at both Ghostbar…

Viva Las Vino: Wine in Vegas

Good wine isn’t hard to find in Vegas. Comme Ça at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas Comme Ça is a modern French Brasserie from celebrity chef David Myers, located on the third floor of the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Comme Ça has an extensive wine list—and the best place to…

Cheers to a romantic New Year’s Eve in Vegas

New Year’s Eve can be quite the party in Vegas. From celebrity-hosted parties to deafening music and a seemingly endless flow of Champagne, Vegas is known for over-the-top celebrations. Fortunately, there are also a few restaurants perfect for just you and your date. If you’re looking for a romantic getaway…

Vegas Weekender: Cowboys, Santa and everything in between

Catch all the rodeo fun as well as holiday shows this weekend in Vegas. Rodeo, we go! The Wrangler National Finals Rodeo at Thomas & Mack Center runs through Saturday, Dec. 10 so you still have a time to enjoy the festivities. Mandalay Bay Hotel hosts the Cowboy Marketplace Gift…

Holiday cocktails in Vegas

While in Vegas this season, you might indulge in an alcoholic beverage with dinner or at a nightclub. But, not just any cocktail will do. Creative infusions, syrups and garnishes have replaced much of the dull vodka cranberry drinks in Vegas. Even lobby bars, center bars and casual-dining restaurants are…

Vegas Weekender: Saddle up with this weekend’s major events

Yee-haw! Whether you’re here for all the rodeo events or just looking forward to galloping away from your city, Las Vegas has more than enough events to get you moving. The Wrangler National Finals Rodeo comes into town Thursday, Dec. 1 through Saturday, Dec. 10,  at UNLV’s Thomas & Mack…

Vegas Weekender: Vegas gets set for the holidays

Thanksgiving’s already here: From stellar performers and savory dinners to fabulous shopping deals and winter-inspired attractions, Las Vegas features plenty of events to get you in the holiday spirit. Headliners If you’ve come to Las Vegas to see a stellar show (or two), this holiday weekend is a perfect time to…