Wednesday, June 20, 2012 | 1 p.m.
Queen of Clubs with Nervo at Surrender The twin Australian DJs have collaborated with some of EDM’s finest. For this special edition of Splash Dance, they take over the Encore nightspot with the 2012 Queen of Clubs, the annual list of ladies who “run the show” in Vegas (including the Weekly’s own Sarah Feldberg!). In keeping with the girl-power party, all women wearing swim attire receive an open bar from 11 p.m. to midnight. June 21, doors at 10:30 p.m., $40 men, $30 women, locals & industry free.
Topshop/Topman at Palms Pool & Bungalows The Palms wants you to ditch the cubicle for something a bit more stylish this week, when the British retailer brings a special fashion show to the hotel’s Ditch Fridays pool party. Jam to DJ Jazzy Jeff’s tunes while you attempt to score some free fashion from Topshop and Topman. June 22, noon, $40+.
Kendra Wilkinson at Pure The busty blonde beauty has returned to reality television with her new WE TV series Kendra on Top. Maybe the camera crew will be following her to the Caesars nightclub on Friday as she celebrates her 27th birthday. Good luck making a cameo! June 22, doors at 10 p.m., $30 men, $20 women.
Felix Cartal at Liquid The Canadian DJ released his first album in April 2009, and a little over a year later he was among EDM greats playing EDC’s final LA edition. He brings his beats to the Aria dayclub’s pool deck this Saturday, with resident DJ Ikon also in the booth. June 23, doors at 11 a.m., $40 men, $20 women.
Japanese June at Beauty Bar Industry Supporting Industry presents its monthly tattoo art party Saturday night, featuring Japanese-inspired work to celebrate the Year of the Dragon. Partygoers can also munch on food-truck fare (local newcomer Just Rollin’ will be on-hand) and rock out to live music courtesy of The Bloody Villains and Tinglerz. June 23, 9 p.m., free entry.
Dirty Pop at Piranha From popular gay nightclubs to pride celebrations, LA-based DJ Drew G is bringing his Dirty Pop tour to dozens of LGBT party hot spots across the country. Catch his signature Top 40-heavy mashup style at the off-Strip club Saturday night. Bonus: Check into the club on Facebook to receive an open bar from 11 p.m. to midnight. June 23, doors at 10 p.m., $20, $5 locals, no cover for locals before 1:30 a.m.
Nicole Scherzinger at Tao “Don’t Cha” want to party with a Pussycat Doll? Well, you have the chance to do just that on Saturday, when the Dancing With the Stars champ and former X Factor judge celebrates her 34th birthday with a Tao doubleheader (she’ll hit Tao Beach during the day). Resident DJ Vice mans the decks. June 23, doors at 10 p.m., $30 men, $20 women, local ladies free.
Wyclef at Vanity The former Fugee performs for the venue’s Sin on Sunday industry night party, with resident DJ Wellman also spinning. Have an early Monday meeting? Opt for the artist’s poolside performance earlier that day at the hotel’s infamous Rehab bash. June 24, doors at 10 p.m., $30 men, $20 women, locals free.