Hightail it over to Encore Beach Club August 27 at 8 p.m., when the second annual Block Party precedes the EBC at Night Pool Party with Yellow Claw. Shop, eat, drink, dance and swim your way through samples from Bikini.com, Fantasy Ink, Glo Cone, Gold Sin Jewels, GrassRoots, Sprinkles, Makers & Finders, Look Style Society, Lifetime Fitness and many more.
A Labor Day Weekend substitution at Tao: DJ Khaled’s gig on September 4 is canceled; Busta Rhymes and DJ Drama will fill in.
XS Nightclub at Wynn is set to become a freakshow-themed vintage American carnival for Halloween weekend, with staff costumed as clowns and mimes and clubgoers encouraged to wear sexy circus attire. The Halloween DJ lineup features Avicii (October 30), Kaskade (October 31), Skrillex (November 1) and Diplo (November 2).
Tour time: Marquee resident Cedric Gervais is launching a 28-date US run on Labor Day Weekend that will include Vegas gigs at the Cosmo club September 25, October 5 and 10, and November 14. –Brock Radke
For one night, Lucky Foo’s will revive Red Dragon, the beloved Wednesday night party at former Mandalay Bay eatery China Grill that ran from the late ’90s well into the 2000s, and bring back both its house-music soundtrack and suggested dress code (“neo-Asian funk,” which is clearly open to interpretation). The exclusive, one-off event (for now) takes place September 19. Those interested in attending are advised to email [email protected] –Mike Prevatt