Photos: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Celebrated the Long Presidents’ Day Weekend with Fun Parties, Celebrities and Concerts, Feb. 14-17

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino celebrated the long Presidents’ Day weekend with fun parties, celebrities and concerts (Feb. 14-17).

On Thursday, Body English Nightclub & Afterhours presented BASSment with DJs MiM0SA, Brillz and ETC!ETC!. The artists mesmerized the crowd with their extreme bass heavy dance music as they partied it up.

Members of Papa Roach including drummer Tony Palermo and bass player Tobin Esperance were spotted dining at the property’s popular Mexican cantina Pink Taco prior to their rock star performance at The Joint on Friday, Feb. 15. Then, the band hit the stage for a co-headlining night of greatness. Following, Stone Sour played an incredible set to a rocking and moshing crowd. Between songs, Las Vegas resident and front man of Slipknot and Stone Sour, Corey Taylor, exclaimed, “It’s good to be home.” Spotted among the audience was actor and comedian Jim Florentine, Guns N’ Roses guitarist DJ Ashba and Pantera drummer Vinnie Paul. Across the casino, Body English was turning up the noise with resident DJ Richard Beynon and MICS.

On Saturday, Body English was popping yet again with an unforgettable line up including Destructo, Oliver and Claude VonStroke. Among the crowd was Founder and CEO of Insomniac Pasquale Rotella. As afterhours kicked in, world-renowned DJ Avicii was also spotted hanging at the nightclub.

The next day, Body English ended the weekend on a high note during its industry night. The audience enjoyed the music stylings of alternative hip hop group The Pharcyde as they danced the night away.

Stone Sour and Papa Roach Photo Credits: Scott Harrison
Richard Beynon, DJ Ashba, Pasquale Rotella and Claude VonStroke Photo Credits: © Carlos Larios
The Pharcyde Photo Credit: Hew Burney

About Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is Las Vegas’ off-strip playground, just minutes and less than three miles from McCarran International Airport.  The premier destination entertainment resort is owned by Brookfield Real Estate Finance Fund II, a division of Brookfield Asset Management (NYSE: BAM) and managed by WG-Harmon, LLC, a subsidiary of Warner Gaming, LLC.  Built in 1995, the property completed a $750 million expansion in 2010. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino offers an energetic entertainment and gaming experience with the services and amenities associated with a boutique luxury resort hotel. The property is known for its innovative nightlife and music scene where acts such as The Rolling Stones, Bon Jovi, Paul McCartney, Incubus, Foo Fighters, Carlos Santana, Mötley Crüe and Guns N’ Roses have all performed.  Features of the property include an 11-story Casino Tower with 640 guest rooms, 17-story Paradise Tower with 490 rooms and suites and the all-suite HRH Tower with 359 suites, eight spa villas and seven penthouse suites; 72,000 square feet of casino space featuring Peacock High-Limit gaming and Asian gaming amenities; 80,000 square feet of flexible meeting and convention space; more than $4 million in rare music memorabilia; Body English Nightclub & Afterhours; Reliquary Water Sanctuary, Spa & Salon; 4.5 acres of tropical pool paradise housing world-famous pool parties REHAB Sunday and RELAX Monday; live music/entertainment venues The Joint  and Vinyl; Hart & Huntington Tattoo Co.; restaurants Culinary Dropout, Nobu, The Ainsworth, 35 Steaks + Martinis, Mexican cantina Pink Taco, ‘round the clock diner Mr. Lucky’s Café and 福Fú Asian restaurant; a state-of-the-art fitness center and trendsetting retailers John Varvatos, Affliction, Love Jones and Rocks The Jewelers.  For room availability and additional information, call 800.HRD.ROCK (800.473.7625) or visit

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