Hot Spots: Yolanda Be Cool, a beer fest at Big Dog’s and more
Wed, Jan 26, 2011 (midnight)
Boxers N Bustiers at Haze Leave the flannels at home, ladies—this isn’t your ordinary pajama party. Wearing lingerie buys you free drinks until midnight and a shot at $5K for being the sexiest lady in nighties. Miami’s DJ Irie will be layin’ the beats, so get ready to jam in your jammies! Footies and butt flaps may not take home the cash, but they will win you our undying admiration. January 27, doors open 10:30 p.m., $30 cover.
The Red Party at Downtown Cocktail Room Insurgo Theater presents its second annual Red Party, a fundraiser for the 2011 season performances. Sip on DCR’s craft cocktails while you indulge in an evening of avant-garde theater or participate in the fundraising auctions. Don’t miss this opportunity to party for the performing arts. January 27, 8 p.m., $20 cover.
Winterfest at Big Dog’s Draft House Need a reason to get your drink on? How about 30? More than 30 beers (including the debut of three Big Dog seasonals) will be available to taste at the Draft House’s beer fest. Buy a $3 Winterfest glass and sample each brew for just a buck. Three live bands will supply the entertainment. Plus, participate in a raffle, with an opportunity to score a customized Epiphone guitar. January 29, 2 p.m., free admission.
Masquerade Motel at Artisan There’s nothing mysterious and intriguing about grinding on the dance floor with some tourist you’ve known since the beginning of the song. The Artisan knows this, so the retro-inspired hotel has infused intrigue and mystery into the nightlife experience with its Masquerade Motel. Don a mask and dance the night away to the sounds of Donald Glaude, M!KEATTACK and Stellar. January 29, 10 p.m., no cover.
Yolanda Be Cool at Surrender The single “We No Speak Americano” has topped the charts all over Europe and is climbing those in the U.S. Check out the Australian house-music sensation when it hits the Encore ultra club on Saturday. January 29, doors open 10 p.m., $40 men, $30 women.
Melody at Revolution “Don’t Cha” miss the Pussycat Dolls? Although the group hasn’t performed since 2009, Vegas is experiencing a pussycat parade of solo acts. Two months after Jessica Sutta hosted Closet Sundays, fellow PCD Melody Thornton takes the helm of the LGBT party. Enjoy $5 beers and cocktails while she performs PCD’s greatest hits. January 30, doors open 10 p.m., $20 cover, locals free.
Party Rock Mondays at Marquee “If you ain’t come to party, get the F@*% out the club!” Take note, party people: LMFAO’s DJ Redfoo now rocks the party monthly at the Cosmo club. Joining him on the tables for the evening are DJs Jason Lema, Jordan Stevens, Mike Remedy, Justin Baule, Tina T and Lisa Pittman. January 31, doors open 10 p.m., $20 cover, locals free.
Kid Sister at Ghostbar Kanye’s protégé returns to the Palms to perform at Snitch, the club’s industry night. Sip on some “stiff drinks” while you groove to the “dope beats” of resident DJs 88, M!KEATTACK and Dave Fogg. February 2, 10 p.m., $20 cover.