Here’s a quick look ahead at some of the DJ-producers performing throughout the month of December and on New Year’s Eve weekend. (Celebrities who will not be DJing are in parentheses.)
■ Today: Steve Aoki at Surrender at Encore. Porter Robinson at Marquee at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Zedd at Haze at Aria. (“Twilight” actor Alex Meraz at Vanity at Hard Rock.)
■ Saturday: Robbie Rivera at Surrender. Erick Morillo at Marquee. Ace Hood at Vanity.
■ Monday: Aoki at XS at Encore.
■ Wednesday: Nervo at Surrender. Them Jeans at ghostbar at Palms.
■ Thursday: Hardwell at The Venetian’s Tao white party.
■ Dec. 9: Skrillex at Surrender. Gareth Emery and Blake Jarell at Marquee. (Jenny McCarthy at Chateau at Paris.)
■ Dec. 10: Kaskade at Marquee. (Actor Jesse Metcalfe at Vanity.) Chris Lake Saturday at XS.
■ Dec. 11: Funkagenda at XS.
■ Dec. 12: Vice at Marquee, with free admission with local ID. Alesso at XS.
■ Dec. 13: Morgan Page at Moon at Palms.
■ Dec. 16: Wolfgang Gartner at Surrender.
■ Dec. 18: Manufactured Superstars at XS.
■ Dec. 19: Redfoo of LMFAO for Party Rock promotion at Marquee. Free admission with local ID.
■ Dec. 23: Markus Schulz with EC Twins at Marquee.
■ Dec. 24: Chuckie at Marquee. Sharam at Surrender.
■ Dec. 28: Afrojack at Surrender.
■ Dec. 29: Benny Benassi at Tao.
■ Dec. 30: Dirty South at Tao. Lil Jon and Sidney Samson at Surrender. Sebastian Ingross at XS.
■ Dec. 31: Singer Fergie launches debut of 1 Oak at The Mirage. Will.i.am. at Surrender. Singer Bruno Mars at the Bank at Bellagio. Kaskade at Marquee. Singer Chris Brown at Pure at Caesars. LMFAO at Haze. Singer John Legend at Moon. Singer B.o.B. at LAX at Luxor. Steve Angello at XS. (Kim Kardashian at Tao. Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick at Chateau.)
■ Jan. 1: Afrojack at XS.
■ Jan. 2: Deadmau5 starts year residency at XS.
Contact Doug Elfman at firstname.lastname@example.org. He blogs at reviewjournal.com/elfman.