Hot Spots: Dev at Ditch, a beer tweet up at Ri Ra and more
Wed, Aug 3, 2011 (10 a.m.)
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Summer Sizzler at Liquid Sizzle under the sun with summery fun Thursday at the Aria pool lounge. The seasonal celebration includes cherry-pie-eating and bikini contests, as well as a dunk tank and a beer bong battle between the club’s VIP hosts. August 4, doors at 11 a.m., $20 men, $10 women, locals free.
Gay Nights Las Vegas Take part in four fabulous days and nights of LGBT social events, as MGM Resorts presents a weekend chock full of nightlife and entertainment happenings. Enjoy half-off drinks Friday through Sunday at the “Fabulous Hour” at Mandalay Bay’s Eyecandy Lounge from 7 to 8 p.m. For the rest of the weekend’s events and details, visit gaynights.com. August 4-7, times vary, free, accepting donations to HRC, SNAPI and the Gay & Lesbian Center of Southern Nevada.
Duck Sauce at Surrender Two words: Barbra Streisand. No, the Broadway great will not be at the Encore nightspot on Friday, but DJ duo Duck Sauce will! Here’s hoping A-Trak and Armand Van Helden treat the clubgoers to their international dance hit, bearing the name of the iconic Funny Girl. August 5, doors at 10:30 p.m., $40 men, $30 women, local ladies free.
Dev at Ditch Fridays Dev won’t be “In the Dark” on Friday, as the electro-pop artist is scheduled to perform poolside at the Palms. Her debut album, The Night the Sun Came Up, is out in September, so she may treat the crowd to some new material. If you like your beats fast and the bass down low, “ditch” your day job and get your “Booty Bounce” on! August 5, doors at noon, $25.
Tweet Up at Ri Ra Las Vegas Celebrate International Beer Day social media-style this Friday at Mandalay Place’s authentic Irish pub. Ri Ra offers a free pint of Guinness, complimentary appetizers and the opportunity to score some sweet prizes to all attendees in commemoration of the hoppy holiday. Be one of the first 15 tweeters and enjoy a beer flight on the house! August 5, 6 p.m., free entry, RSVP at twtvite.com/riralasvegas.
Asher Roth at Studio 54 He loves college, drinkin’ and women—and two of the three will be present when he takes the stage at Studio 54 on Saturday. Catch the hit rapper’s rhymes and then dance the night away to DJ Homicide’s beats. August 6, doors at 10 p.m., $40 men, $20 women, local ladies free.
Chris Willis at Club Nikki The dance music vocalist has worked with some of the most notable names in the EDM industry (David Guetta, Sebastian Ingrosso and Steve Angello) and his solo track “Louder (Put Your Hands Up)” even reached No. 1 on the U.S. dance chart. Check him out live at the Tropicana venue Saturday night. August 6, doors at 10:30 p.m., $30 men, $20 women.
Rev Run at Lavo The legendary Rev Run (of Run-D.M.C. fame) will take over the tables at the Palazzo venue’s Old School Wednesdays party. Sounds will also be supplied by DJs Ruckus and Crooked. August 10, doors at 11 p.m., $20 women, $10 men, local ladies free.