Wednesday, May 9, 2012 | 2:32 p.m.
Rock ’N Brew at Hard Rock Hotel If there are two things we dig at the Weekly, they’re beer and music. You’ll find both at Breathe Pool Lounge Friday night, as we partner with Nevada Beverage Group to present a beer fest benefiting UNLV’s Beverage Management Club. Brew enthusiasts can sample more than 100 varieties while enjoying music by American Cream, Summit Grove and DJs Sousay and Mike Uriarte. May 11, 6:30 p.m., $25 presale, $30 at the door.
Zombie Prom at Bunkhouse Head to the Downtown watering hole for “A Night Six Feet Under the Stars” on Friday, as the Hoover Damned roller derby team presents a ghoulish party benefiting the Fabulous Sin City Rollergirls league. Like in high school, prom photos will be available, and attendees can vote for the evening’s zombie prom queen. Except this time there’s no need to spike the punch bowl ... May 11, 8 p.m., $7, $5 for those in zombie wear.
Bikini Throwdown at Beauty Bar The Fremont East hangout puts on its first “pool party” Friday night and, well, color us intrigued. Despite the lack of a deep end, swimwear is encouraged, and ladies in bikinis score a free vodka cocktail and can compete in the evening’s bikini contest for $250. DJs Biz:E! Mnstr! and RH Factor bring the noise for the beachy bash. May 11, doors at 9 p.m., $3.
Sean Paul at Tao Beach & Tao The Jamaican pop and reggae artist stops by both Venetian venues on Saturday. That’s two opportunities for him to steal the mic—and here’s hoping he does so. DJ Lema brings his beats to Tao Beach, with DJ Vice in the nightclub’s booth. Tao Beach: May 12, doors at 10 a.m., $30 men, $20 women, local ladies free. Tao: May 12, doors at 10 p.m., $30 men, $20 women, local ladies free.
Audrina Patridge at Wet Republic Who could forget the token brunette on The Hills? Stop by the MGM ultra pool Saturday for a glimpse of the prolific beauty and some under-the-sun debauchery. May 12, doors at 11 a.m., $50 men, $30 women.
Sunrise Sessions Launch at Hyde The Bellagio nightclub kicks off its latest event concept Saturday, a house music party called Sunrise Sessions. French DJ Tristan Garner and resident DJ Jace One spin for the inaugural soiree. May 12, doors at 10 p.m., $30.
Cabanas for a Cause at Palms Pool & Bungalows Each Monday the Palms Pool & Bungalows donates the proceeds from its cabanas to a worthy charity. This week, the hot poolside commodities benefit Miracle Flights for Kids, a nonprofit organization that helps needy and sick children get to life-saving care far away from home. May 14, 10 a.m., free pool entry.
The Wanted at 1 Oak Boy bands are back—and so is the rivalry! Although the One Direction kids are winning the hearts of 12-year-old girls everywhere with “What Makes You Beautiful,” Weekly is decidedly Team Wanted. The group performs for the Mirage nightspot’s One of a Kind Tuesdays, with DJs Karma and Ikon also supplying their sounds. May 15, doors at 10:30 p.m., $40 men, $30 women, locals free.