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Your Guide to Vegas Pool Concerts and Parties

Last updated: July 3, 2017 at 2:12 pm. Posted by in Las Vegas Hotels, Nightlife, Things to Do in Las Vegas. No Comments on Your Guide to Vegas Pool Concerts and Parties.

The Vegas pool party scene is unlike any other. Want to party like Hakeem from “Empire”? Then head to GO POOL for a concert by rapper and actor Yazz the Greatest. Need a massage by the pool? Masseuses at the Garden of the Gods Pool Oasis at Caesars Palace have you covered, literally, with massage oils. Want to get Wild ‘N Out with Nick Cannon? The Planet Hollywood Pleasure Pool makes that happen. Vegas pool parties are the stuff of Instagram glory so find your ideal party situation and make all your friends jealous this summer.

The POOL at The LINQ Hotel & Casino

Your Las Vegas pool party guide at the LINQ poolKICKSTART your summer for real with the MTN DEW KICKSTART Poolside Pre-Game Parties on select Saturdays and Sundays featuring live music, guest appearances and unique poolside services. Grab a sample of MTN DEW KICKSTART to get the party going, along with tunes from DJs and champagne specials. Party dates include July 2, July 15, Aug.5, Aug. 19 and Sept. 3.

Everyone 21 and older can join in the fun of Tropical Saturdays, the high-energy tropical pool party with sounds by local favorite DJ Mike Attack. Let your competitive side shine and hit the pool tables as you show your crew who’s boss. Grab 2-for-1 Patron shots. Hey, it might actually improve your aim; you never know.

Sundays were meant for classy sips by the pool. Get fancy at Champagne Sundays, the ultimate Sunday funday. Listen to the sounds of DJ Josh Bliss while you enjoy a bottle of Veuve Cliquot champagne, free with any regular bottle purchase. There’s no cover charge so keep your pinkies out and sip in style this summer.

The POOL at The LINQ is truly a locals’ paradise on Two For Tuesdays where those with a valid local or industry ID can scoop up 2-for-1 drink specials on cocktails, beer and bottles. There’s no cover for this industry appreciation pool party which also features sounds by DJ Enrie.

Pleasure Pool at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino

Your Las Vegas pool party guide for the Planet Hollywood pool

Beginning July 9, comedian Nick Cannon brings the Wild ‘N Out Pool Party to Planet Hollywood’s Pleasure Pool on Sundays. Enjoy cocktail deals and specials on buckets of ice-cold Corona beer while Nick Cannon hosts a party inspired by the sketch comedy show Wild ‘N Out. Expect it to be anything but tame! Doors open at 10 a.m. Upcoming dates include July 9, 23, 30; Aug. 6, 13, 20, 27 and Sept. 10.

Catch a wave at Planet Hollywood’s rooftop pool - Las Vegas pool guide

Catch a wave at Planet Hollywood’s rooftop pool where you can show off your skills on The FlowRider. This fun attraction utilizes all of your board-sport skills like surfing, snowboarding, wakeboarding, skimboarding and skateboarding, allowing you to transition from novice to trick master in no time. If you’re already feeling confident, enter the FlowRider competitions.

If your confidence is in your strut, enter the weekly bikini contest to win prizes every Saturday at 3 p.m. Remember, there are a bunch of places to buy a cute new suit nearby in the Miracle Mile Shops attached to Planet Hollywood.

GO POOL at Flamingo Las Vegas

If you’re an early riser or perhaps you never went to bed last night, hit the GO POOL at Flamingo Las Vegas for Day Beats. This poolside party starts at 9 a.m. Bloody Marys and mimosas by the pool, anyone? Day Beats offers the best Vegas DJs all summer long, spinning while you sip drinks, dance or just relax and enjoy the music. Here’s the summer lineup at this upbeat pool party:

Go Tuesdays

GO Tuesdays feature DJ Greg Lopez and special guest DJ Rick Gee on the last Tuesday of every month.  GO Tuesdays drink specials include $5 off Heineken, Heineken Light and Dos Equis Buckets, along with $5 off pitchers of all Lemonade Stands flavors plus $150 bottles of Absolut Vodka from 9 a.m.– 1 p.m., if your pool posse wants bottle service.

Swimdustry Wednesdays

Las Vegas pool party guide for the Flamingo Go Pool

This one’s for the locals – nightlife and daylife industry types and locals who are looking for a sweet mid-week pool party. Hit GO POOL for tunes by DJ J-Nice. Doors open at 9 a.m. and DJ J-Nice hits the decks by noon. There’s no cover for locals, free cabana rentals with the purchase of a bottle of Belvedere vodka (based upon availability), $100 bottles of Belvedere vodka and half off all champagnes all day for locals. Other drink specials everyone can also enjoy include $5 off Belvedere Peachy Spritz Pitchers and $5 off Coors Light buckets.

Go Thursdays

GO Thursdays feature music by DJ Jenna Palmer. Score $5 off Coors Light buckets, as well as, $5 off Bacardi pitchers of Mango Tangos and Banana Boats, along with $150 bottles of any Bacardi Rum flavor from 9 a.m. –  2 p.m. Bacardi will host a VIP cabana experience giveaway each week so you could score your own poolside crash pad where you can spread out and relax in style.

GO Fridays

It’s Friday and you need to get the weekend started right so hit the pool for GO Fridays featuring DJ JD Live.  Enjoy $5 off Miller Lite Buckets, Patron Magnums for $500 and $5 off pitchers of the pool’s Primo Margarita from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. The last Friday of every month takes it back to the ’80s and ’90s with “Flashback Fridays” featuring a live performance by an artist from the best musical eras ever. (**cough, cough** This writer is SO not biased in any way here. **cough, cough**)

Saturdays at GO POOL

Saturdays at the Flamingo's GO Pool - Las Vegas Pool Party GuideSaturdays were meant for lounging by the pool, and when you’re in Vegas, this also means you might want a cold cocktail in your hand while you dance to DJ music all day. Saturdays at GO POOL feature specials on Grey Goose Magnum bottles along with Coors Light bucket deals until 11 a.m. The early bird catches the Coors! DJ Eric Forbes spins all day and host Brian Thomas will be on the mic, conducting the Vegas Famous Booty Shakin’ Contest later in the afternoon. Don your hottest bathing suit and prove you’ve got the best moves. To help you get in the mood to dance, performers will be joining DJ Eric Forbes throughout the summer. Here’s the lineup of special events:

  • July 15: Platinum Recording artists The YING YANG TWINS will take to the stage to perform all of their hits like “Whistle While you Twurk,” “Salt Shaker,” “What’s Happenin’,” “Wait” and “Shake” aka, the perfect soundtrack for your Vegas Famous Booty Shakin’ Contest victory!
  • July 22: S.K.A.M. Artists DJs From Mars have headlined all over the world. These international travelers are Italian-born EDM lovers who specialize in mashups so expect all types of music genres as you fall in love with your next fave remix.
  • July 29: You know him as Hakeem from Fox’s hit TV show “Empire.” Singer, actor and all around cool kid, Yazz the Greatest, hosts at GO POOL.
  • August 5: If you don’t know Montell Jordan’s ’90s anthem, “This is How We Do It,” then you’re literally doing IT wrong. Come on out to the GO POOL and relive the ’90s when Montell Jordan takes over the party.

Night Jams

Drink, swim and party by the pool at GO POOL’s Night Jams concert series. The lineup is a who’s who of ’90s rock faves. Grab your MTV shirts you know you still have and relive your adolescence, only this time you can have a cocktail in your hand. GA tickets vary but they begin at $19-$25 which is a pretty great deal when your concert includes a beautiful Vegas pool backdrop. Here’s the lineup:

  • Sunday, July 16: Everclear
  • Sunday, August 6: Lit & Alien Ant Farm
  • Sunday, August 27: Smash Mouth

Flamingo Beach Club

Flamingo Beach Club Night Swim- Las Vegas Pool Party Guide

Located right next to GO POOL, Flamingo Beach Club offers a fun pool experience by day and keeps the party going after the sun goes down. Check out Beach Club at Night on Wednesdays where you can hang out before you go out and pregame by the pool with no cover, drink specials, fun games like beer pong and DJ music to get your evening started right.

The Garden of the Gods Pool Oasis at Caesars Palace

Las Vegas Pool Party Guide - Venus Pool at Caesars Palace

Venus Pool awaits those 21 and up.

Venus European Pool Lounge at The Garden of the Gods Pool Oasis at Caesars Palace welcomes the weekend with a European-style pool party Friday-Sunday, which means you can lose the tan lines as you find the fun. The energy level will be high with DJs spinning, go-go dancers shaking it and the Party Patrol getting the party started with games and prizes. Get there before 1 p.m. for the chance to win a free cabana so you and your crew can party like a celeb. The newly renovated Venus European Pool Lounge boasts cabanas, daybeds and poolside spa services from nearby Qua Baths and Spa if chillaxing is more your speed.

Pool packages at Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino

Las Vegas pool party packages - VooDoo Beach at the Rio Las Vegas

Chill by the pool at VooDoo Beach.

If your pool style is to settle in and stay for the long haul, the pool at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino is the place for you. Book the Pool Package using offer code PKGRPPK to get a $50 food and beverage credit with room purchase, good for use at the pool. Make sure your piña coladas get refilled and there’s always a cold beer within reach with the open bar package for $100.

Drai’s Beach Club at The Cromwell

Poolside at Drai's Beachclub is the hottest pool on The Strip

Drai’s perfected the Vegas pool party, combining a gorgeous pool deck (The view of the Las Vegas Strip is amazeballs!) with a fun live concert experience. Drai’s Beach Club has an impressive lineup of stars to keep you dancing all summer. Check out who you can groove to when you visit The Cromwell this summer:

  • Friday, July 7: Grandtheft
  • Saturday, July 8: Adventure Club with Young Bombs
  • Sunday, July 9: DJ Esco
  • Friday, July 14: Boombox Cartel
  • Friday, July 21: Sak Noel
  • Saturday, July 22: Dirty South
  • Sunday, July 23: Scremm Life Sundays with Uncle JXM
  • Friday, July 28: 4B & Henry Fong
  • Saturday, July 29: Zeds Dead
  • Sunday, July 30: Destructo
  • Friday, August 4: Grandtheft
  • Saturday, August 5: Dirty South
  • Sunday, August 6: DJ Franzen
Come party at Drai's Beachclub - Las Vegas Pool Party Guide

Come party at Drai’s Beachclub.

It’s definitely warm enough to keep the pool party going once the sun goes down. Drai’s keeps the energy pumping under the stars at Swim Night on Tuesday evenings. Choose to show off your favorite swimsuit or nightlife attire, or combine these and use your party dress as a bikini cover up for the freedom to hop in the pool when the music moves you. Enjoy all the amenities of cabana service if that’s your scene or chill in the pool while you enjoy music from DJs while overlooking the sparkling lights of the Las Vegas Strip.

Harrah’s Las Vegas Pool

Sinful Saturdays heat up the Strip at the Harrah’s Las Vegas Pool. The sexy ladies from the X-Country show hold a meet-and-greet the first Saturday of every month from noon – 4 p.m. Enjoy drink specials while you mingle with the performers and don’t forget to grab tickets to come back and see their sultry show.

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Allison came to Las Vegas over a decade ago and fell in love with the city and all its dining and entertainment options. A live music junkie and tequila enthusiast, she has written for Las Vegas Weekly, Las Vegas Sun, Vegas Magazine and Conde Nast's VegasChatter.

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