Downtown Las Vegas Events Center and Collective Zoo Announce Return of Block Party, August 31



Downtown Las Vegas party to feature dynamic performances by
Big Gigantic, Keys N Krates, Chet Porter, Olan and more


Downtown Las Vegas Events Center and Collective Zoo will kick off Labor Day weekend with the return of Collective Zoo’s Block Party, Saturday, August 31. Combining incredible performances with poolside activities, music fans can dance the night away in the heart of Downtown Las Vegas to hits from Big Gigantic, Keys N Krates, Chet Porter and more.


Tickets will go on sale Wednesday, July 10 at noon PDT. General admission tickets can be purchased at and starting from $35, and VIP tickets start at $60. Doors will open at 4 p.m. and the festivities will continue until 1 a.m.


The event will feature sets from performers such as Olan, Crykit, JDHD, Cormac and Yeisukee.

Guests can dive into a custom 2,200-square-foot pool with a multi-level cabana deck for cooling off and sample various bites from the city’s best food trucks, curated by local Las Vegas entertainment experts, UNLOKT. Additionally, partygoers can grab a drink in a craft beer garden offering refreshing beverages from more than 30 different breweries; soak in aesthetic art displays throughout the venue; and compete in a variety of games.


The party is open to guests 18 and over. Guests 21 and over can enjoy an extensive variety of drinks at the venue with a valid photo ID.


After performing in major music festivals such as Coachella, Bonnaroo, Lollapalooza and Ultra Music Festival, headliner Big Gigantic has proven that their shows are not the typical live performance, but

rather a full audio-sensory experience. Created by the duo Dominic Lalli and Jeremy Salken, Big Gigantic constantly evolves their stage setup and lighting tricks to excite audiences and set the energetic tone for shows. Kicking off their career in 2009 with three albums in the span of three years, Big Gigantic has continued to create music and play live shows all over the world.


Canadian electronic and hip-hop music group Keys N Krates formed in 2008 and have since put out six EPs and one album. The trio has made their mark in the music industry with their bass-centric tunes and energetic sets. Their debut album, Cura, consists of nine songs and features Grammy Award nominee Tory Lanez, Ambré Perkins and up and coming 070 Shake. This year, the group embarked on their third major headlining tour “Cura World Tour” spanning across the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany and more.


For updates on upcoming shows, please visit


About Downtown Las Vegas Events Center:

Located at the corner of Third St. and Carson Ave. in Downtown Las Vegas, Downtown Las Vegas Events Center is the ultimate entertainment destination. The 120,000-foot multipurpose space offers carefully designed layouts to create a unique and memorable experience for every curated event. Merging Vegas nostalgia with a modern touch, Downtown Las Vegas Events Center is inviting to both tourists and locals and embraces the spirit of the city with an eclectic line-up, ranging from music festivals, sport viewing parties and more. The venue features a state-of-the-art stage, sound and lighting design equipment and can accommodate up to 11,000 guests. For more information, visit or follow on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter at @DLVEC.


About Collective Zoo:

COLLECTIVE ZOO is an event & lifestyle media company based in Las Vegas, Nevada. Our team creates experiences to feed our city’s hunger for quality music, art & entertainment featuring artists from all over the world. Las Vegas has much deeper roots than the bright lights on the strip and it’s our mission to heighten the awareness of that movement while shaping the city’s true culture and identity. Together we work as a “Collective” inside our wild city commonly characterized as “a Zoo.” Let’s move together. Local touch. Global reach.

Empire of the Sun Joins The 2016 Life is Beautiful Music & Art Festival Lineup





Limited number of tickets are available at



Adding to the impressive 2016 artist lineup, Life is Beautiful Music and Art Festival has revealed electronic dance music artist Empire of the Sun will perform during the three-day festival, scheduled to return to Downtown Las Vegas Sept. 23 – 25.


The electronic pioneers have been taking the world by storm with performances in multiple countries and more than 80 cities since 2014. Empire of the Sun reached Multi-Platinum with global singles Alive, We Are The People and Walking On A Dream in addition to selling more than two million copies of Walking On A Dream and Ice On The Dune.


The Full 2016 Lineup Includes:

Mumford & Sons, J. Cole, Major Lazer, The Lumineers, G-Eazy, The Shins, Flume, Empire of the Sun, Bassnectar, Jane’s Addiction, Leon Bridges, Chromeo, Young The Giant, Jimmy Eat World, Die Antwoord, Tegan and Sara, ZHU, Third Eye Blind, Duke Dumont, Dirty Heads, Bloc Party, Galantis, The Temper Trap, Crystal Castles, Kehlani, KONGOS, Excision, City and Colour, Snakeships, AlunaGeorge, The Naked & Famous, Gramatik, Banks and Steelz, Bob Moses, Seven Lions, Atlas Genius, Keys N Krates, Warpaint, Band of Skulls, Kaytranada, Catfish and The Bottlemen, Snails, Iration, Kamasi Washington, Raury, Oh Wonder, The Wombats, Pete Yorn, The Strumbellas, Bomba Estéreo, The Heavy, Nothing But Thieves, Jess Glynne, Jack Garratt, Ghastly, Bishop Briggs, Mr. Carmack, Highly Suspect, LANY, Gryffin, Finish Ticket, Autograf, NF, Mija, Hey Marseilles, Lewis Del Mar, Rezz, Sir The Baptist, CID, The Shelters, Spag Heddy, Aazar, Coast Modern, Anevo, Durante, Aaron Jackson, Brumby, The Lique.


Tickets for the fourth installment of Life is Beautiful Music & Art Festival are currently available at Regular General Admission 3-day tickets are available for $285; and Regular VIP 3-day tickets are available for $655.


For highlights from last year’s festival, check out the Life is Beautiful 2015 Recap video. For more information on Life is Beautiful Music & Arts Festival, please visit




About Life is Beautiful:

Life is Beautiful Music & Art Festival is an annual celebration where people from all walks of life (generations, orientation, race, religion, and nationality) come together and create an experience centered in music, art, taste and ideas. That gathering of people, by very nature, becomes a platform in which positivity prevails, culture and creativity thrive and transformation occurs.


Life is Beautiful launched in October 2013 featuring marquee musicians, chefs, artists and speakers. Held in the heart of Downtown Las Vegas, Life is Beautiful attracted more than 100,000 attendees in 2015. For more information on the company’s projects and the latest festival news, visit, or connect with Life is Beautiful socially at Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.

REHAB Beach Club’s Sizzling Spring Break Bash Returns to Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, March 11-April 10




REHAB Beach Club’s unforgettable spring break celebration returns to Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas with action-packed pool parties and explosive performances every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from Friday, March 11 through Sunday, April 10.


The legendary beach club will be party headquarters for the 2016 spring break season with performances by DJ Loczi, DJ Pauly D, Keys N Krates and Wooden Wisdom: Elijah Wood and Zach Cowie in partnership with Meltdown Comics. Reality stars Lala Kent and James Kennedy of “Vanderpump Rules” will also take over Las Vegas’ original dayclub. Spring breakers will enjoy endless sun, sandy beaches, handcrafted cocktails and swim-up blackjack as they dance the day away.


Current Spring Break Entertainment Lineup:

  • Saturday, March 19 – DJ set by Wooden Wisdom: Elijah Wood and Zach Cowie in partnership with Meltdown Comics
  • Sunday, March 20 – DJ set by Keys N Krates and DJ Loczi
  • Saturday, March 26 – Lala Kent and James Kennedy of “Vanderpump Rules” (DJ set by James Kennedy)
  • Sunday, March 27 – DJ set by DJ Loczi
  • Saturday, April 2 – DJ set by DJ Loczi
  • Sunday, April 3 – DJ set by DJ Pauly D
  • Saturday, April 9 – DJ set by DJ Loczi
  • Sunday, April 10 – DJ set by  DJ Loczi


For a more relaxed experience, the ever-popular Nirvana Pool provides hotel guests the ultimate escape with its blissful scenery; personal food, beverage and towel service; plush lounge chairs; and more. Nirvana Pool is open daily from 9 a.m. to dusk beginning Friday, March 11.


Tickets to REHAB Spring Break start at $10 for females and $20 for males. Prices are subject to change per event. The beach club is open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Guests must be 21 years of age or older with a valid form of identification to attend.


For more information or to make a reservation, please visit or call 702.693.5505.


About REHAB Beach Club
REHAB Beach Club has been called “the original and yet still the best party” in Sin City by the Las Vegas Review-Journal and “still sizzling at 10 years” by Las Vegas Weekly. It was featured on Travel Channel’s “21 Sexiest Beach Bars” calling it “the must-see place on a Sunday afternoon;” deemed the “best known, biggest and craziest pool party” by the Los Angeles Times; and said to be “legendarily raucous” by Travel + Leisure. In 2013, it won the “(DAY) Lifetime Achievement Award” in Vegas Seven’s Daylife Awards.


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 and managed by WG-Harmon, LLC, a subsidiary of Warner Gaming, LLC. Built in 1995, the property completed a $700 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, Guns N’ Roses and KISS have all performed. Features of the property include an 11-story Casino Tower with 640 rooms and suites, 17-story Paradise Tower with 490 rooms and suites; the 15-story HRH All-Suite Tower with 359 suites, eight spa villas and seven penthouse suites; 60,000 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; Reliquary Water Sanctuary, Spa & Salon; 4.8 acres of tropical pool paradise, which was voted as the No. 1 “Best Hotel Pool” in the 2015 USA Today 10Best Readers Choice contest; the world-famous pool party REHAB Beach Club; live music/entertainment venues The Joint and Vinyl; Hart & Huntington Tattoo Co.; restaurants Culinary Dropout, Nobu, The Ainsworth, 35 Steaks + Martinis, Pink Taco, Mr. Lucky’s Café and 福Fú; a fitness center; and trendsetting retailers John Varvatos, Affliction and Rocks The Jewelers. For room availability and additional information call 800.HRD.ROCK (800.473.7625) or visit Follow Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for the latest news and updates.