If you’ve never tried the nighttime pool parties in Las Vegas, you’re missing out on one of the best experiences in the city. During the summer, spending your days poolside seems like a no-brainer, but the nights still get steamy, and there is no better way to party and play than at one of the night swims offered by some of the most excellent clubs around. From Hip Hop to EDM and everything in between, these spots let you drink and dip into the temperate waters while you listen to the best performers and DJs in the music business. Pack those extra swimsuits, because the less clothing the better at these five Las Vegas night swim parties.
XS can boast some of the best lineups in the city, but nothing can beat their top-tier artist list combined with their night swim setup. The venue was designed to bring to mind a sensual, extravagant interior and exterior that mimics the shape of a body, allowing you to follow the curves as you explore the lavish decor. The pool parties’ outdoor area is filled with cozy booths, cabanas, and VIP sections that allow patrons to enjoy their evening with friends in or away from the crowds, depending on preference. Every Sunday night, XS opens its 40,000 sq ft to clubbers who still want to cool off and experience the Vegas dance scene. You can opt to partake in or out of the pool, and everyone from Diplo to Marshmello and The Chainsmokers make regular appearances for fans. If you’re looking for a decadent experience with an unforgettable performer, XS is the place to be every Sunday during the summer.
Encore Beach Club is one of the top daytime pool parties in Sin City, but one of the best parts about this venue is its night swims which take place on Friday and Saturday nights in the summer. The mild desert climate cools down slightly, but the water still feels oh-so-good when you hop in with a drink in hand. The layout is nothing short of luxurious, with palm trees that sway in the breeze under an inky Vegas sky and numerous daybeds, cabanas, and bungalows to choose from if you’re in the mood to feel like a VIP. The club hosts artists like RL Grime, Dillon Francis, and Gryffin, each providing music lovers with the ultimate show while they sip and swim. With 40,000 sq ft to dance and play in, you can spend your entire evening enjoying all that EBC at Night has to offer.
Daylight Beach at the Mandalay Bay Hotel has built a reputation for providing visitors with an epic daytime party that offers amazing lineups and an impressive venue. While the sunshine hours are definitely worth checking out, it’s when the sun goes down that Daylight really shines. The official name for this night swim is Neon Vibra, and it takes place during the summer on Saturday evenings. If you’re looking to spice things up, this Latin-infused festivity is filled with good music and even better vibes. There are multiple pools scattered throughout the venue, and lounge chairs, cabanas, or daybeds all offer a respite from the dance floor if you need it. The main pool is positioned so you can enjoy the DJs from inside, but the entire club was built to give great views of the main stage from wherever you are. There is 50,000 sq ft to choose from, meaning you can set up anywhere that suits your fancy, or indulge in bottle service for a truly memorable experience. Don’t forget to don some neon clothing or swimwear to really fit the bill!
Marquee Nightclub inside the Cosmopolitan Hotel is surely on your list of “to-do’s” while visiting, but did you know they have one of the best nighttime pool parties in Las Vegas? Sunday’s don’t qualify as R&R days in Sin City, and some of the best events take place by the cover of moonlight, including this epic event that takes place every Sunday evening during the summer. The 60,000 sq ft venue turns into a hedonistic celebration filled with anyone who loves good music and minimal clothing. The giant pool turns into a water-filled dancefloor, and you can choose from bottle service or guest list, both of which allow you to drink and play while top-tier DJs spin on the main stage. The night sky is lit up with flashing LED screens and spotlights that turn the whole venue into a kaleidoscope of noise and color. This is one party you don’t want to miss- and will surely be how you prefer to spend your summer Sundays from here on out.
TAO Beach has been a staple of the Las Vegas pool scene for over a decade, and with a recent revamp it has aged like a fine wine. While they cater to the daytime crowd throughout the summer Thursdays – Sundays, they also offer an exclusive night swim every Sunday evening known as Evening Tide. The venue is set up to transport patrons to an Asian-infused oasis, and everything from the plunge pools to the vibrant decor is there to make you forget your worries and cares. Once the sun goes down, the 47,000 sq ft club allows clubbers to explore, swim, and play among the lush backdrop, all while enjoying some of the best performers around- like the infamous Illenium. You can opt for a VIP section or just dip into the mild waters that are sure to cool you down after hours in the desert heat. Once your core temperature has leveled out, get up to the main stage to dance the night away under the stars.