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We don't know who's playing Jewel on its first Friday night, but we do know Anderson .Paak is coming to the House of Blues.

Nightlife News & Notes: More music pops up, more fun for locals is coming

May 6th, 2016

We don't know who's playing Jewel on its first Friday night, but we do know Anderson .Paak is coming to the House of Blues.

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    Tequila, North America’s first distilled spirit, was created during the 16th century in the Mexican state now known as Jalisco. Today, Jalisco remains the single ...

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    More swanky cocktail party, less pool-side barbecue—this drink is perfect for the transition between summertime and autumn

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    Crisp and refreshing, while still being indulgently rich, “Light & Stormy” is the perfect name for this cocktail.

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    Move over, piña coladas and Mai Tais. In the realm of festively elaborate tropical cocktails, the Caribbean Kiss is now reigning supreme.

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    The Horse’s Neck is a long-revered classic cocktail that boasts as many recipe variations as it does accolades — making it an ideal drink for ...

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    Light, dreamy, nearly ethereal—this cocktail has absolutely earned its celestial name. The cucumber flavor of the sake balances the rich botanicals of the gin and ...

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    Negroni Week kicks off June 6th, so this year we’re serving up a lesser-known but equally delicious variation of the classic.

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    Complex, aromatic and completely unique—this cocktail is truly in a league of its own. Unexpected in all the right ways, the Double Time balances notes ...

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    What’s better than a big batch of refreshing, white wine sangria on a hot day? Whip this up for your next BBQ or pool party, ...

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    This cocktail — an Italian mixologist’s take on the classic Old Fashioned — is strong, gently herbal and complete with both bitter and sweet citrus ...

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    The traditional Mint Julep has been the official drink of the Kentucky Derby since the early years of the race. This recipe isn’t the same ...

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    This margarita was created nearly 20 years ago by Julio Bermejo, a world-renown tequila expert and owner of Tommy’s Mexican Restaurant in San Francisco.

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    In just three ounces, this rich, nectar-like cocktail packs a flavorful punch — smooth and warm from the brandy, with notes of cinnamon and vanilla; ...

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    The Moscow Mule, a classic, beloved bar favorite, is getting a tropical makeover. Enter: the Bangkok Mule.

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    A strong rye whiskey tends to evoke mixed responses: There are passionate rye devotees, and there are people less enthused by the strong spirit. This ...

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    This Asian-inspired take on a gin and tonic, featured at District One Kitchen & Bar, is a melody of sweet, tart and softly acidic flavors. ...

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    Feb. 8 is Chinese New Year, welcoming in the Year of the Monkey, which is associated with curiosity, adventure, innovation and resolve. This cocktail is ...

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    Amaro Lucano, a bittersweet Italian liqueur made up of over 30 different herbs, has stood the test of time—its anniversary edition bottle, used here, marks ...

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    Stir up this cocktail and get ready for an authentic taste of Southern Italy.

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    The Gimli is made for the true cocktail aficionado, both active and aspiring.

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    This drink is sweet and crisp like freshly picked apples, and simultaneously rich and warming like bourbon on a winter’s day. The vanilla liqueur and ...

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    If there was ever a cocktail made to be sipped while sitting fireside in a log cabin on a brisk winter’s day, it’s this one. ...

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    Few things are as essential to New Year’s Eve as Champagne.

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    Reminiscent of a classic vodka cranberry, this version really does have all the bells and whistles. Ideal for any holiday party, this cocktail is festive, ...

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    While it may look festive, don’t let the ribbons fool you; beneath the adornment this cocktail is masterfully rich, dark and smoky.

  • The Swedish superstar is calling it quits but will wrap up his XS and Encore Beach Club shows.

  • Plus, get the lowdown on the Barrymore's new industry nights and Steve Aoki's upcoming documentary.

  • Tiësto and Steve Aoki are among the headliners at Hakkasan's weekend-long anniversary affair.

  • Also: Mark Shunock is named creative director of Wynn's anticipated Intrigue Nightclub.

  • Plus: Tao Group returns to Sundance and LAX reveals its next Throwback Thursday headliners.

  • The Marquee Dayclub Dome will host the fourth annual pre-EDC party.

  • Also, Chateau hosts not one but two AVN parties, plus job fair info for Jewel and Drai's.

  • Also: Now called Crimson, the space formerly known as Cherry at Red Rock Resort comes to life for a NYE party.

  • Plus: What you'll find at Mirage's new Center Bar and Parlor Lounge.

  • Also, a new opening date for LGBT dance spot Rendezvous.

  • Also: The Strip's only gay NYE party is back at the Havana Room to ring in 2016.

  • The monthly, confetti-strewn party is back at the Bellagio nightclub.

  • Plus: Whip and Nae Nae at Tao with Silento.

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    Former state lawmakers who now sit on the Clark County Commission led an exhaustive examination of the stadium proposal, poking holes in the recommendation forwarded ...

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    Las Vegas Weekly magazine, published by Greenspun Media Group, has partnered with Wynn Las Vegas and Intrigue Nightclub to create the first-ever Women of Intrigue ...

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    Mariah Carey is wrapping up her two-year stint in Las Vegas with nine shows. Caesars Palace announced Monday that Carey's final shows at The Colosseum ...

  • Noise

    "I don’t enjoy feeling like a hamster in a cage, going around and doing the same thing."

  • Reviews

    Another Mexican restaurant in the neighborhood? Try it out and compare it to the rest.

  • A&E

    BSB joins Britney with a new show at the Axis theater.

  • Screen

    Indie flick "Max Rose" is the first of four film projects for the Las Vegas-residing comedy legend.

  • A&E

    The show will not be moving to the Cosmoplitan's Rose. Rabbit. Lie. ballroom as announced last month.

  • Intersection

    Southern Nevada's transit agency has been really, really busy.

  • Taste

    New environments and fresh menus abound in the local steakhouse scene.

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    Plus Solo Strips at Spiegeltent and Soul Rebels featuring Talib Kweli at Brooklyn Bowl.

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    Some are always onstage and some are behind the scenes, but there’s one thing all of these women have in common—we need to know more ...

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    Las Vegas was the first city to be beGlammed, but the company has expanded to 23 markets in the U.S. and Canada.

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    A Las Vegan for several years, Sure is ready to bring the music and style to LAX this week.

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    Amato has music in her blood. Her musician dad came to Vegas in ’68 and worked in all the big showrooms with all the big ...

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    Before she was winning awards for her stunning transformations, she was a crucial element within Wynn’s nightlife group.

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    She decided to give Vegas a shot and found a warm, resourceful world ready to nurture her artistic dreams.

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    As the founder of Ava Rose Agency, Bell-Holland has made human connection into an art.

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    She's one of the city's favorite DJs. She's a singer famous for her turn on American Idol.