Take in the nightlife scene this New Year's Eve
Young Money recording artist and hip-hop heavyweight Tyga gives clubgoers a “Taste” this New Year’s Eve as he hosts the end-of-the-year festivities at Jewel nightclub at Aria. Fans of the “Rack City” rapper might just be privy to not only his hosting duties but a special performance of hits off 2018 album Kyoto. Doors open at 9 p.m. with an open bar till 11 p.m.
Other MGM Resorts options for ringing in 2019 include a behemoth of a nightclub, the multilevel Hakkasan at MGM Grand. Superstar DJ Tiësto leads the party Dec. 30 along with Justin Caruso, and DJ Gusto spins inside the Ling Ling Club. New Year’s Eve welcomes a performance from hip-hop and R&B star J. Cole, and DJ Dash spins in the Ling Ling Club.
1 OAK nightclub at The Mirage is still going strong after more than six years, and this New Year’s Eve one of Las Vegas’ favorite locals and hip-hop notable Lil Jon will host the Dec. 31 party, featuring an open bar from 9 to 11 p.m.
Dress it up and live it up at Hyde Bellagio for the nightclub’s lakeside masquerade-themed party. It’s a front-row seat to the fountain show and the Strip’s midnight fireworks display, and DJ Hollywood spins into the wee hours.
For even more front-row action to the Strip’s fireworks display, purchase a ticket to New York-New York hotel’s annual Bridge Bash on the Brooklyn Bridge with an open bar and DJ set. A few feet away from the bridge, the Stripside hot spot Tom’s Urban hosts its New Year’s Eve Unicorn Partyland bash from 8 p.m. to midnight with DJs, open bar, midnight toast and buffet.
Have a diamond New Year’s Eve—Neil Diamond, that is. House of Blues at Mandalay Bay welcomes the Super Diamond tribute band, performing his biggest hits. Also at Mandalay Bay, rapper Rick Ross kicks of NYE weekend Dec. 30 with a performance at Light Nightclub, with rapper and actor Ludacris hosting Dec. 31.
The newest kid on the Strip, On the Record at Park MGM, officially opens its doors Dec. 31 with a special performance by Lil Dicky. The new speakeasy-meets-lounge-meets-record store-meets-nightclub is a two-story house of fun with a double-decker bus DJ booth, craft cocktails and hidden karaoke suites.