Celebrated every year on the final Monday of May, Memorial Day is a day to remember the men and woman who died while serving our country. It also typically marks the start of the summer season and this Memorial Day weekend you can honor the brave and get a jump on summer with the following events and parties at some of the city’s hottest clubs and pools.
Memorial Day partygoers will be able to enjoy a new kind of nightclub in The Entertainment Capital of the World when Drai’s Beach Club & Nightclub opens at the new boutique hotel over the holiday weekend. The new daytime beach club and nightclub will offer the only rooftop party scene in Vegas and will be open for 24 hour partying, making your Memorial Day weekend a memorable one!
Hard Rock Hotel:
Nothing signifies the start of summer like a pool party and concert and this Memorial Day Weekend you’ll get both at the Hard Rock Hotel. Kicking off the sizzling summer pool-party fun will be singer J. Cole at Rehab on Saturday, May 24 at 10:00 a.m. The pool will heat up on Sunday when Diddy makes an appearance with special guest DJ Whoo Kid on Sunday, May 25. Meanwhile at The Join in the Hard Rock Hotel, rock band Guns N’ Roses will entertain all weekend long with “An Evening of Destruction. No Trickery!” Then on Sunday, comedian Katt Williams will bring his hilarious stand-up to The Joint.
Wynn Las Vegas:
XS and Encore Beach Club at the Wynn will continue the pool party and concert fun with a special Night Swim with Avicii and Warren Peace. Diplo will be at Encore Beach Club on Friday, May 23 while Steve Angello heats up XS the same night. On Saturday, Steve Angello heads to Encore Beach Club and David Guetta spins at XS. On Sunday, Guetta is at Encore and Avicii is at Encore. Avicii returns to Encore on Monday as well. Zedd takes over the fun at XS on Monday.
You can celebrate the start of summer with a good laugh as legendary actor and comedian Bill Cosby takes the stage at Treasure Island for one night of non-stop laughter Friday, May 23.
Marquee in the Cosmopolitan Las Vegas will sizzle with entertainment this Memorial Day Weekend as EDM stars take over the pool and nightclub. It all starts on Friday, May 23 with Cedric Gervais at Marquee Dayclub. Benny Benassi will hit the turntables at Marquee Nightclub that same night. On Saturday, Kaskade pulls double duty when he performs at both Marquee Dayclub and Marquee. Sunday brings in Dash Berlin at Marquee and Monday Cash Cash is at Marquee Dayclub with Carnage at Marquee Nightclub. Bruno Mars will also light up the Cosmopolitan over Memorial Day Weekend with a performance at The Chelsea on Friday, May 23 and Saturday, May 24.
Cher will bring her “Dressed to Kill” tour with Cyndi Lauper to MGM Grand for one-night only on Sunday, May 25.
The wet fun continues all weekend at Wet Republic inside MGM Grand with Steve Aoki and Nervo on Friday, May 23. Tiesto spins his hits on Saturday and Afrojack brings the beats to the Las Vegas pool on Sunday. Calvin Harris and R3hab close out the pool party fun on Sunday.
Stay tuned for more details on Memorial Day Weekend in Las Vegas.
By Jena Pugh
Las Vegas, NV - 04/29/14