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Must dos this weekend in Vegas: May 21 – 25, 2015

Are you ready? Memorial Day weekend, one of the most exciting three-day weekends of the year, is almost here. Expect some unabashed revelry in Vegas. Since the holiday officially honors men and women who’ve passed away while serving in the U.S. military, be sure to raise a toast to them…

Las Vegas nightlife for your style: EDM Freak

Sin City has something for everyone. To prove it, we’re breaking down the nightlife and giving each style its own spotlight. Tonight we’re dropping the bass on the EDM Freak. You come alive at 2 a.m. You’d take neon over pastels any early morning of the week. And your heartbeat…

Nine outrageously expensive drinks in Las Vegas

Vegas loves to test your limits. If you think a $15 to $20 cocktail is overpriced, think again. There are some decadent drinks in Sin City that can literally empty your bank account. We’ve recently scoured the bars, nightclubs and restaurants in this epicenter of excess and found nine luxury…

Halloween takes over Las Vegas’ nightlife scene

This is a fear-tabulous year for Halloween partiers. Oct. 31, the day that’s set aside for commemorating the spook-tacular holiday, falls on a Thursday. However, the day most Las Vegans will begin celebrating is the preceding Friday, Oct. 25. This is because although Nevada became a state on Oct. 31,…

Where to party in Vegas during Labor Day weekend

In Las Vegas, the last days of summer feature some of the best daylife and nightlife action of the year. So what’s in store for visitors this Labor Day weekend (Aug. 29 – Sept. 2)? From early afternoon until the wee hours of the morning, big-name DJs will be spinning…

10 of the hottest nightclubs in Vegas

Forget the triple-digit torridness of a desert summer afternoon. In Vegas, things really heat up after the sun sets. From megaclubs to ultra lounges, here are 10 of the most sizzling nightspots Sin City has to offer. 1.) Hakkasan at MGM Grand Since its debut in April, this megaclub in…

Vegas Weekender: Another opening, another show!

Get ready for another big opening in Vegas. “Zarkana” by Cirque du Soleil is set to unleash its fantastically bizarre world on the Strip this weekend. And that’s not the only new show in town. Fans of the “Fifty Shades” trilogy can check out a sexy yet hilarious parody of…

Go for a Night Swim at Las Vegas’ XS Nightclub

Though you can do plenty of each in this town, partying by day and partying by night tend to be very different experiences. The whole daylife pool club scene is an entirely different experience than your typical nightclub. Even when a nightclub opens up its pool patio, the general rule…

Vegas’ hottest nightclubs sign top DJs

Las Vegas has always been a prime destination for music, but the electronic music scene in particular has taken a liking to the city in the past few years. It should come as no surprise that the big nightclubs in the city are courting famous, internationally-recognized artists and DJs to…

Weekender: This is the right time for concerts in Vegas!

Don’t miss a weekend full of big ticket events in Vegas – from major concert tours including Trey Songz and Lenny Kravitz to an exciting Superior Cage Combat fight. Plus, the showrooms on the Strip are packed with entertainment. And Vegas’ clubbing scene is always worth traveling for. Concerts Any…

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…

Electronic music finds its new home in Vegas

Las Vegas isn’t just the Entertainment Capital of the World. It’s the reinvention capital of the world. The city has remade itself time and time again. What started out as a dusty railroad stop became a gaming mecca where the biggest entertainers in Hollywood hung out. Las Vegas then bucked…

Vegas Weekender: Entertainment options heat up with weather

The weekend before Memorial Day is normally subdued in Las Vegas, but with the Billboard Music Awards returning to Las Vegas, an invasion of Gleeks, appearances by Jerry Seinfeld, Cee Lo Green and the celebration of one of the most seductive shows on the Las Vegas Strip, this weekend is…

Big-name DJs storm Las Vegas nightlife scene

Las Vegas is a distribution hub. Not in the usual sense that involves UPS and warehousing, but in the thought that this city is the one place that exposes people from every corner of the world to new ideas, names and movements. The alcohol-drinking and women-loving antics of the Rat…

Vegas is ghoulish about Halloween

It doesn’t need to be Halloween to wear a costume in Vegas, but it’s certainly more fun to don your crazy attire when there’s money and prizes involved. If you pack accordingly, you could enter several costume parties over the course of the weekend without ever wearing the same outfit…