TAO Beach at The Venetian will celebrate the 2012 season with a grand opening celebration on May 5 with DJs QTip and Samantha Ronson and celebrity guests including Stacy Keibler, Krysten Ritter, Jessica Szohr and others.
Erick Morillo will headline at TAO Beach for the first time on May 6 for the opening weekend festivities.
TAO Beach and Maxim, the largest young men’s lifestyle brand in America, have teamed up to present Maxim Fridays for the 2012 pool season. Beginning on Friday, May 11 with a party hosted by model Jessica White, Maxim Fridays will feature a rotating schedule of cover model appearances, model searches, and contests to kick off each weekend with the perfect summertime party, and winners of the events may be featured in Maxim or Maxim.com.
TAO Beach Saturdays will feature events, DJs and celebrity hosts, including Sean Paul on May 12, DJ Benny Benassi on May 19 and Gretchen Rossi hosting Bling Beach on June 2, with a $5000 award to the girl with the bikini with the most bling.
Sundays will round out the weekend with a high energy electronic dance music party featuring DJs including BT, Cedric Gervais, Cosmic Gate, Dash Berlin, EC Twins, EDX, Gareth Emery, Markus Schulz, Nickey Romero, Paul Van Dyk, Sander Van Doorn and Zedd.
TAO Beach transports visitors to an exotic Balinese escape. Exclusive cabanas, day beds for lounging and lush horticulture, including forty foot tall bamboo trees highlight the day to night venue, while world renowned talent commands the center stage DJ booth.
TAO Beach is open seven days a week from 10 a.m. until sunset offering the hottest daytime experience in Las Vegas. By day, guests can secure a reservation to lounge poolside in one of twelve luxury cabanas that feature such amenities as air-conditioning, high definition plasma screen televisions with gaming consoles, a DVD library, WiFi, and customized mini bars. Other amenities include sunglass cleaning, a staff of masseuses, and personal body misters who will cool you down upon request. Asian-inspired day beds are scattered throughout the 18,000 square foot oasis, which also includes a 30-foot bar where guests can sip on TAO-tinis and TAO-jitos made with fresh exotic ingredients. An extensive appetizer, sushi and grill menu from the kitchen of TAO Asian Bistro is available 11am-6pm daily.
Each weekend TAO Beach serves as an extension of the famed nightclub with cabanas and tables for VIP bottle service. As night falls, guests will find themselves in an open-air nightclub featuring 14-foot fire columns, high-energy music from resident and international guest DJs, and strategically-placed beds, perfect for lounging with friends while taking in the action.
TAO Beach daytime cover charges are as follows: Friday men $20, ladies $20; Saturday men $30, ladies $20; Sunday men $20, ladies $20; no cover Monday-Thursday; local ladies complimentary. Cover charges subject to change for events and holiday weekends. European sunbathing permitted Monday-Thursday. To reserve a cabana or day bed, call 702.388.8588.