Infected Mushroom at Cosmopolitan’s Boulevard Pool The psychedelic trance duo takes its FungusAmongUS tour poolside at the Cosmo Thursday night, an event that will double as EDC’s accompanying EDMbiz convention closing party. Lucky for trance-heads, admission isn’t restricted to EDMbiz attendees. Trippy 3D visuals and psychedelic sounds for all! June 20, 8 p.m., $20.
Hardwell at Hakkasan In an interview in this very issue, Tiësto called Hardwell one of the next “mega superstars, and Hardwell’s No. 6 rating on DJ Mag’s Top 100 list tells us Tiësto (No. 2) might be onto something. The Netherlands-based DJ brings fellow Dutch beatmeisters (and EDC headliners) Dannic and Dyro to the new MGM club Thursday night for his very own Revealed Recordings label party. June 20, doors at 10 p.m., $50+ men, $30+ women, local ladies free.
Dirty South at Surrender The Australian-based house DJ and producer is also in town for the big party at the Speedway, and he’s making the most out of his time in Las Vegas. Grab your swimsuit, skip the sunscreen and catch his beats during Surrender’s nighttime Splash Dance pool party Thursday night. June 20, doors at 10:30 p.m., $62 men, $32 women, locals free.
Jazzy Jeff at Palms Pool Not into electronic music? While EDM DJs will dominate the marquees this weekend, the Palms is kickin’ it old-school for hip-hop heads during its Ditch Friday bash. Catch the Fresh Prince alum’s fresh beats poolside. June 21, noon, $25 men, $20 women.
Sean Paul at 1 Oak The reggae artist might be best known for his hit 2005 singles “We Be Burnin’” and “Temperature.” He just dropped a new track (“Other Side of Love”) this month; check it out before experiencing him live at the Mirage nightclub Friday night. June 21, doors at 10:30 p.m., $40 men, $30 women.
Wolfgang Gartner at Tryst The electro house producer is spinning at the Speedway Friday night. Didn’t score a ticket? He’s hitting the Wynn club right after, taking some of his own “Forever” advice: “Let’s party all night long/Let’s make it last forever.” We like your integrity, Mr. Gartner. June 21, doors at 10 p.m., $35 men, $25 women.
Carl Cox at Lavo All Roads Lead to the Dancefloor at the Venetian venue Friday night, when the veteran house and techno DJ takes the tables during its techno afterhours bash. We’re talking dance-music royalty here, kandi kids! June 21, doors at 10 p.m., $30 men, $20 women.
SNAPI Saturday at Charlie’s While Las Vegas Pride doesn’t occur until September, the Southern Nevada Association of Pride, Inc. will celebrate LGBT Pride Month with a special True Colors edition of its monthly party at the country-western gay bar. SNAPI celebrates the 35th anniversary of the rainbow flag with drag performances, a raffle and $1 Jell-O shots (score!). June 22, doors at 9 p.m., free entry.