The Chainsmokers took a break from their Wynn Nightlife residency on May 31 to visit the Fremont Street Experience for the premiere of their new Viva Vision light and sound show. Fans gathered around the Third Street Stage to catch a glimpse of the DJ/producer duo and catch the six-minute montage of hits set to the dazzling imagery of the FSE canopy, undergoing a massive $32 million renovation that should be finished by New Year’s Eve. This week, Steve Aoki will debut his own Viva Vision light show experience, kicking off June 13 at 8 p.m.
In other Wynn Nightlife news, Romain Pavee recently joined the team as executive director of international marketing. The French transplant previously served as manager of luxury development at Pernod Ricard and has held positions with Daniel Boulud and Bagatelle. Also, Encore Beach Club launched its Wednesday-night pool party June 5 with the venue’s nine-year anniversary Nightswim shindig starring Alesso. The return of Wednesday-night programming fills the void left by the recently closed Intrigue Nightclub. Upcoming EBC acts include Galantis, June 19 and Dillon Francis, June 26.
Dubai’s Cove Beach hosted its first U.S. takeover at Venus Pool & Lounge at Caesars Palace over Memorial Day weekend, and the sexy and sophisticated vibes created by LIVIT Hospitality continue with four weekly parties. Thursdays are for the Rosé Soirée, with unlimited rosé wine and music by DJ Colione; Little Havana takes over on Friday with a Latin theme; FRSH brings a day-to-night party on Saturday with DJ Dany Neville; and Sunday features the tropical JMRCK party with DJ Crown Prince and Caribbean beats.
And JEMAA–the NoMad Pool Party at Park MGM now offers a Tropical Brunch Poolside menu for table service, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sundays. Items include house-baked croissants, hamachi ceviche and avocado toast.
Apex Social Club has expanded its rooftop hours at the Palms. Guests can now take in the panoramic Vegas views from 7 to 10 p.m. with no cover charge at the Clique Hospitality hot spot. One of the company’s other venues, Clique Bar & Lounge at the Cosmopolitan, presents the In the Mix live DJ competition every Wednesday. Fifteen to 20 DJs will play five-minute sets judged by industry leaders from Blueprint Sound, Blackout Artists and Clubkillers, along with other local figures, with winners advancing to the next rounds in the coming weeks.