Memorial Day Weekend not only kicks off the summer season, but in Las Vegas that means it is the weekend that is loaded with parties from sunup do sundown and then some. Splash Magazines Worldwide has put together a list of some of the best parties to hit while you are in Sin City, including our personal choice of the one event you can’t miss, ECLIPSE on Sunday night at Mandalay Bay.
DAYLIGHT Beach Club at Mandalay Bay
Friday, May 23rd – DJ Set by GTA (Doors open at 11 a.m.) Kick off Memorial Day Weekend
Saturday, May 24th –GRAMMY Award-nominee Alesso – one of the biggest acts in dance music – will return to DAYLIGHT Beach Club May 24 for a live performance guests will not want to miss!
Sunday, May 25th – Daylight Beach Club Celebrates Memorial Day Weekend with Kendrick Lamar (Doors open at 11 a.m.)
ECLIPSE at Night at DAYLIGHT Beach Club
Sunday, May 25th – DJ Set by Nicky Romero (Doors open at 10 p.m.) Nicky Romero, one of the most exciting acts in all of dance music will play an explosive set at ECLIPSE, Vegas’ premier nighttime pool party.
LIGHT at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino
Friday, May 23rd – DJ Set by Krewella (Doors open at 10 p.m.) The electrifying trio returns to LIGHT for another night of madness.
Saturday, May 24th – DJ Set by Alesso (Doors open at 10 p.m.) Make sure to catch the young Swede when he takes over LIGHT’s DJ booth May 24.
Sunday, May 25th – DJ Sets by Sultan + Ned Shepard and Carl Cox (Doors open at 11 p.m.) The funky Canadian duo Sultan + Ned Shepard will perform at LIGHT May 25. Then, the legendary Carl Cox will debut with a special after-hours set beginning at 3 a.m.
LIQUID Pool Lounge at ARIA
Thursday, May 22nd – Be the first to kickoff Memorial Day Weekend early on Thursday with DJ Risk One (11 a.m.). DJ Que rounds out an amazing afternoon of music poolside at LIQUID.
Saturday, May 24th – Memorial Day Weekend Celebration with Nicki Minaj (Doors open at 11 a.m.) LIQUID will celebrate Memorial Day Weekend with the one and only Nicki Minaj, as she treats guests to an exclusive poolside experience.
Sunday, May 25th – DJ Set by Clockwork (Doors open at 11 a.m.) LIQUID has a spectacular Sunday planned for Memorial Day Weekend featuring the bass-heavy mixes of Clockwork.
The Bank at Bellagio Resort & Casino
Saturday, May 24th – Power 106’s DJ E-Man Birthday Celebration. DJ E-Man celebrates his birthday Saturday night at The Bank with special performances by Iggy Azalea, Mike Posner and Far East Movement. (Doors open at 10:30 p.m.)
Sunday, May 25th – Pusha T Performs Live (Doors open at 10:30 p.m.) The Bank’s Sunday night Industry Party will celebrate Memorial Day Weekend with a special live performance from rap superstar Pusha T.
HAZE Nightclub at ARIA Resort & Casino
Saturday, May 24th – Memorial Day Weekend Celebration with Kendrick Lamar (Doors open at 10 p.m.) HAZE Nightclub celebrates Memorial Day Weekend with hip-hop superstar Kendrick Lamar.
Sunday, May 25th – Big Sean Performs Live (Doors open at 10 p.m.) HAZE will open for a special Sunday night celebration over Memorial Day Weekend with a performance by rap superstar Big Sean.
1 OAK at The Mirage Hotel & Casino
Friday, May 23rd – Memorial Day Weekend Kick-Off with Nicki Minaj (Doors open at 10:30 p.m.) 1 OAK will kick off another exciting Memorial Day Weekend with superstar Nicki Minaj.
Saturday, May 24th – Nas Performs Live (Doors open at 10:30 p.m.) 1 OAK will present a stunning Saturday night during Memorial Day Weekend with an exclusive performance from hip-hop legend Nas!
Sunday, May 25th – Nick Cannon Guest DJ Set (Doors open at 10:30 p.m.) Sunday night of Memorial Day Weekend will gear up late-night when superstar Nick Cannon returns for an exclusive guest DJ set at 1 OAK.
The Light Group 2014 Memorial Day Weekend: #96hours, 4 days, 5 Venues
The Light Group is offering a special #96hours wristband that allows guests to get into multiple Light Group properties for one easy price. Featuring exclusive performances from artists like Iggy Azalea, Mike Posner, Clockwork, and Nick Cannon. Live it up day and night for all four days for just $300. Only 100 of these will be made available, so get in on this deal before they are gone. Take the worry out of enjoying Memorial Day Weekend with 96 hours of premium entertainment from The Light Group. Call 702.693.8300 for more information and visit Light Group
TAO Beach & TAO Nightclub: Memorial Day Weekend
Thursday, May 22nd
TAO Nightclub: Worship Thursdays with Special Set by Carnage Ticket Prices: $30 (m), $20 (f)
Friday, May 23rd
TAO Beach: Jerzy Ticket Prices: $20 (m), $10 (f)
TAO Nightclub: Busta Rhymes Hosts Birthday Celebration w/ sounds by DJ Politik Ticket Prices: $40 (m), $20 (f)
Saturday, May 24th
TAO Beach: Eric D-Lux Ticket Prices: $30 (m), $20 (f)
TAO Nightclub: Vice Saturdays Ticket Prices: $30 (m), $20 (f)
Sunday, May 25
TAO Beach: DJ AcE Ticket Prices: $30 (m), $20 (f)
TAO Nightclub: Snoop Dogg Presents The Snoopadelic Cabaret Ticket Prices: $50 (m), $20 (f)
TAO Beach opens at 11 a.m. and TAO Nightclub opens at 10 p.m.
For ticket information or table/cabana reservations, please call 702.388.8588 or visit Tao Las Vegas
Partida Tequila, an authentic, ultra-premium Tequila made from 100% blue agave in the heart of Mexico's historic Tequila Valley, has provided some great cocktail recipes to get your Memorial Day weekend going with ’Start the Party/Start the Partida.’
PARTIDA RASPBERRY COLLINS
1 3/4 oz Partida Blanco Tequila
3/4 oz Fresh Lemon Juice
3/4 oz Partida Organic Agave Nectar (Cut 50/50 with water)
8 to 10 Raspberries
Shake all ingredients with ice and strain over fresh ice into a highball glass. Top with sparkling water or club soda.
Garnish: Lemon twist and 3 Raspberries on a pick
1 ½ oz Partida Reposado
¾ oz Yellow Chartreuse
¼ oz fresh lemon juice
Fever Tree Bitter lemon
Build ingredients with ice in a highball glass.
Garnish: Sliced cucumbers
For more information visit Partida Tequila