Around the Scene: March 3, 2011

XS Nightclub at Wynn Las Vegas just celebrated its 2-year anniversary featuring performances by electronica DJ Deadmau5 and with an appearance by reality star Holly Madison. XS has garnered a lot of accolades since it opened two years ago -- the club occupies the top spot on the NCB Top 100 list for the second year -- and to show its appreciation, the XS team presented Managing Partner Jesse Waits with an anniversary cake, lauding him for his achievement.

It seems XS Nightclub has a lot to celebrate lately. After The Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 13, XS Nightclub’s Resident DJ Afrojack walked away with the Grammy for his collaboration with David Guetta on Madonna’s song “Revolver.” XS Managing Partner Jesse Waits threw a party for Afrojack, presenting him with a cake replica of The Grammy.

Jesse Waits and Afrojack

Eva LongoriaThings just keep getting worse for Eva Longoria’s Beso restaurant and Eve Nightclub located in Crystals at CityCenter on the Las Vegas Strip. Apparently both venues are in very bad financial shape and face eviction if things can’t get straightened out. CityCenter and Beso are hoping to resolve the rent issues in bankruptcy court, even though CityCenter has already initiated eviction proceedings.

Tru Hospitality Group opened Tru Hollywood in Hollywood on Feb. 25. The club transports you to glamorous old Hollywood with a room that features sparkling diamond walls, long ebony bars and crystals raining down from the ceiling. Plush couches and silver cocktail tables are showcased in the VIP area. Beneath Tru Hollywood is the underground space called 1 Below, a private lounge decorated in a classic and intimate style, offering such exclusivities as the signature drink Tru Serum.

Tru Hollywood

Spring Break is nearly upon us, and all the college co-eds will be flocking to The Palms Casino Resort is pulling out all the steps by hosting MTV’s official Spring Break 2011 from March 6 – March 9. “Jersey Shore’s” DJ Pauly D, Wiz Khalifa, Pitbull, Lupe Fiasco and Jason Derulo will all be on hand to get the party started and to keep it going.

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