WET REPUBLIC AT MGM GRAND KICKS OFF 2015 POOL SEASON WITH SENSATIONAL TALENT
Vegas’ Premier Summertime Party Returns Friday, March 13
Bikini season begins Friday, March 13 when WET REPUBLIC Ultra Pool at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino welcomes guests from around the world for another unrivaled summer. This year the tantalizing daytime party will host an impressive talent lineup perfect for sun seekers and partygoers alike.
The daytime destination will heat things up with a two-day Grand Opening affair Saturday, April 11 with resident DJ Calvin Harris and Sunday, April 12 with cake slinging DJ Steve Aoki. Additional highlighted turntable stars including Tiësto, Dada Life, Hardwell and Showtek, among others will take over the decks throughout April making for an unforgettable summertime kick off. With this mixture of new and returning artists, Vegas’ ‘It’ daytime destination will have something for every party patron who enters its gates.
Tickets for March and April events are now available and can be purchased by visiting wetrepublic.com. Guests must be 21 years of age or older. Cover charges, bungalow and cabana costs vary.
March and April DJ Lineup:
- Saturday, March 28 – Special Guest
- Sunday, March 29 – Showtek
- Saturday, April 4 – Dada Life
- Sunday, April 5 – Eva Shaw
- Saturday, April 11 – Calvin Harris | Grand Opening
- Sunday, April 12 – Steve Aoki | Grand Opening
- Saturday, April 18 – Steve Aoki
- Sunday, April 19 – Hardwell
- Saturday, April 25 – Calvin Harris
- Sunday, April 26 – Tiësto
ABOUT WET REPUBLIC
WET REPUBLIC is an alluring 54,500-square-foot venue comprised of large saltwater pools, intimate dipping pools, daybeds, banquets, tricked-out Bungalows and Party Cabanas. The adult pool destination features an open-air covered lounge serving as a place to mix, mingle, dance and dine. Unique culinary offerings, signature cocktails, premium bottle and pitcher service can be enjoyed in the lounge or ordered poolside. The venue also offers a dedicated valet for guests. Guests can find WET REPUBLIC on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
ABOUT HAKKASAN GROUP
Hakkasan Group is a worldwide entertainment, dining, nightlife, and hospitality company with establishments currently located across the United States, Europe, Middle East, and Asia. Its namesake is taken from its Michelin-star restaurant that set the high-level standard for the group’s collection of diverse brands. Its ‘brand-first’ philosophy builds dining, nightlife, day life, and soon-to-be hotel concepts into world-class lifestyle hospitality brands, all with a focus on service, design, innovation, and the experience.
Its restaurant portfolio includes the flagship Hakkasan Restaurant with 12 locations worldwide, as well as Yauatcha, HKK, Sake no Hana, Herringbone, Searsucker, and Social House. Under the nightlife/daylife umbrella of brands are Hakkasan Nightclub, Wet Republic, HQ Nightclub, HQ Beach Club, Bootsy Bellows, Hooray Henry’s, THE NICE GUY SHOREbar and Omnia (opening at Caesars Palace and in San Diego, Spring 2015). In 2014, Hakkasan Group and MGM Resorts International announced the formation of a joint venture hotel management company named MGM Hakkasan Hospitality with a series of hotel and resort projects already under development including MGM projects in the Americas, the Middle East, and Asia along with Hakkasan projects in Abu Dhabi and Dubai. Hakkasan Group is owned by Tasameem Real Estate LLC, an Abu Dhabi-based investment company. For more information, visit www.hakkasangroup.com.
ABOUT MGM GRAND
MGM Grand is “The Entertainment Authority,” creating the ultimate Las Vegas experience. The AAA Four Diamond hotel features the astonishing KÀ by Cirque du Soleil; Brad Garrett’s Comedy Club; master illusionist David Copperfield; the vaudeville-inspired Beacher’s Madhouse and world-class entertainment at the Grand Garden Arena and David Copperfield Theater. MGM Grand offers signature restaurants by celebrity chefs including Tom Colicchio’s Craftsteak, Michael Mina’s PUB 1842, Emeril Lagasse’s New Orleans Fish House, Wolfgang Puck’s Bar & Grill and Michelin three star and Forbes Five Star restaurant, Joël Robuchon. The resort recently remodeled all rooms and suites in its main tower and launched the industry’s first-ever STAY WELL Collection. MGM Grand is home to many of today’s hottest DJs including Tiësto, Calvin Harris and Steve Aoki who share residencies between the brand new Hakkasan Las Vegas Restaurant and Nightclub and WET REPUBLIC, The Strip’s hottest day life destination. The hotel also features a state-of-the-art, non-smoking Five Green Key conference center, the Grand Spa, Cristophe Salon, CSI: The Experience and an inviting six-acre pool complex. Upscale accommodations include SKYLOFTS at MGM Grand, an exclusive boutique luxury hotel within the hotel and The Signature at MGM Grand, a luxury all-suite, non-gaming hotel located adjacent to the main resort. MGM Grand is a wholly owned subsidiary of MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM). For more information and reservations, visit www.mgmgrand.com or call toll free at (877) 880-0880 or find us on Facebook and Twitter or follow our blog.