Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino at Chateau It’s a Shore thing—the gorilla juicehead plays host at Chateau to celebrate the fourth season of MTV’s pop culture phenomenon. The club will be packed with smoosh-able ladies and gents, so be sure to get that GTL in before the fist-pumping action begins Saturday night. August 13, doors at 10 p.m., $30 women, $20 men.
’20s Prohibition Party at McFadden’s Commemorate the 13 years our country went dry in true Prohibition style. Original Moonshine cocktails will be served for just $4 all night long, and an Al Capone look-alike and flapper girls will be on hand for photos. The Dixie Land band goes on at 9 p.m. If you dress in Roaring ’20s garb (or if you give the speakeasy password from the Rio Saloon’s Facebook page), you’ll enjoy a discounted bar. August 13, 8 p.m., free entry.
DaCaV5 at Blush From Hollywood to Jersey, they start the party early. They’re Randy Jackson’s new music group, and Saturday night they’re partying at the Wynn’s boutique nightclub. The self-proclaimed “most popular group you never heard of” takes the stage to perform recent hits “Dirty Style” and “Tetris.” August 13, doors at 9 p.m., $30 men, $20 women, local ladies free.
Joe Jonas at Haze The Disney kid hosts the Aria nightclub two days shy of his 22nd birthday. Not a fan of Camp Rock or Hannah Montana? You might be a fan of his more recent work: a collabo track with Chris Brown and guest-hosting the American Top 40 With Ryan Seacrest last month. August 13, doors at 10:30 p.m., $40 men, $30 women.
BT & Dash Berlin at Tao Beach Catch a super-legit EDM double-header at the Venetian venue on Sunday. The two celebrated DJs play sets under the sun at the dayclub’s weekly Beatport pool party. August 14, doors at 10 a.m., $20, local ladies free.
ElectroClub at Vanity Didn’t make it to EDC this year? Settle for this installment of Vanity’s Sin on Sunday bash. Attendees are encouraged to dress in rave-wear, so don’t forget those kandi cuffs or fuzzy leg warmers at home. And no rave would be complete without ’em, so Vanity will be giving out a limited supply of glow sticks and necklaces for the electro extravaganza. August 14, doors at 10 p.m., $30 men, $20 women.
Avicii at XS The Swedish house DJ played to a full Kinetic Field at EDC this year, scored No. 39 on DJ Mag’s 2010 Top 100 list and, more recently, produced a collabo track with David Guetta. Catch him and local DJ Chris Garcia Monday at the Encore club’s INdustry night. August 15, doors at 10 p.m., $30 men, $20 women, local ladies & industry professionals free.
Hair Wars: Jerseylicious Edition at Moon With blow-outs and Bump-its, Jersey Shore ’dos have become a staple among the club crowd. Moon celebrates the East Coast styles with a special edition of the club’s Hair Wars contests. And who better to judge than a Jersey girl—Style Network’s Jerseylicious star Olivia Blois Sharpe guest judges and hosts. August 16, doors at 11 p.m., $40, local ladies free, includes Playboy Club entry.