Between Valentine’s Day, Mardi Gras and a three-day weekend (thanks President’s Day!), this week is filled with reasons to celebrate. Whether you are looking to get lit or dance ’til dawn, you know Loop has a pulse on what’s going down.
From fabulous Fat Tuesday celebrations to poppin’ Prez Day parties, check out what’s happening on the LA nightlife scene the week of Feb. 12-18.
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Paris at Night is Bootsy Bellows‘ hottest weekly party featuring the best house, EDM and tech-house music in West Hollywood. This Tuesday, the line up includes OCHOK +Friends, along with a rowdy Mardi Gras theme.
When: Tuesday, Feb. 13 at 11 p.m.
Where: Bootsy Bellows, 9229 Sunset Boulevard, West Hollywood
If you can’t make it down to New Orleans for Mardi Gras, no sweat. Sassafras Saloon is throwing an epic Fat Tuesday party, the bar will have an old fashioned crawfish boil, burlesque performers, tarot card readings and music by Top Shelf Brass Band. It’s gonna be a Big Fat Party!
When: Tuesday, Feb. 13 at 6 p.m.
Where: Sassafras Saloon, 1233 Vine Street, Los Angeles
This Thursday, immerse yourself in the romance of Dystopia Love Story as HYDE brings together rebellious elegance, reggaeton beats, and epic surprises for an unforgettable Valentine’s themed extravaganza. Vandari will headline the DJ lineup and Dystopia will be handing out special colored gifts at the door to indicate relationship status..
When: Thursday, Feb. 15 at 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Where: HYDE Sunset Kitchen + Cocktails, 8117 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles
Buy tickets HERE
Welcome to My Emx Prom Night, an immersive journey into a night where you are free to be your teenage self, where the dark beauty of melancholy takes center stage. Prepare yourself for a night of live music, expression, spiked punch and raw emotion as you delve into the heart of the one night we all anticipated: the prom night.
Let the music transport you to a realm of intense emotion. Experience live performances by cutting-edge pop-punk and emo bands, each with a unique sound that echoes the sentiments of the emo prom night. From heart-wrenching ballads to explosive anthems, our lineup promises an unforgettable musical experience. The night will also feature an Emo Fashion Showcase themed drinks and more.
When: Friday, Feb. 16 from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Where: Sayers Club, 1645 Wilcox Avenue, Los Angeles
Get tickets HERE
Single the V Day? Head to Harlowe where you can party will a bunch of chaotic singles. With an Emo Night vibe, expect emo themed games, cocktails, beats and more.
When: Friday, Feb.16 at 8 p.m.
Where: Harlowe, 7321 Santa Monica Boulevard, West Hollywood
Dre Day LA is back for its 9th Annual celebration of the king of the west, Dr. Dre. Presented by DJ Expo & Boombox at Echoplex, the event will also bring out West Coast icon BATTLECAT and the legendary J.ROCC.Plus upstairs inside The Echo they’ve got MONALISA + DJ LOSER + HYDROE and GEENEE dropping lowrider classics & Dre influences. If all that wasn’t enough, of course they’ll have “The Chronic” photobooth in effect and multiple pieces of exclusive merch.
When: Friday, Feb. 16 at 9 p.m.
Where: Echoplex, 1154 Glendale Boulevard, Los Angeles
Buy Tickets HERE
This Saturday, Benny Boy Brewing is bringing NOLA to NELA! The garden will transform with a five-piece live jazz band, a puppy parade, dancing, crawfish, king cake, beignets and much more! It’s free to join & there will be prizes for best float.
When: Saturday, Feb. 17 at 5 p.m.
Where: Benny Boy Brewing, 1821 Daly St., Los Angeles,
Register Your Pop HERE
DJ Dave Paul from San Francisco returns to Los Angeles to break down the ’80s and reconstruct the decade at Resident. Come by and relive the decade and if you weren’t around in the ’80s, come experience what you missed. Except to hear the music of Depeche Mode, The Cure, Duran Duran, David Bowie, Madonna, Prince, Michael Jackson, Blondie and many more.
When: Saturday, Feb. 17 at 9 p.m.
Where: Resident DTLA, 428 South Hewitt Street, Los Angeles
Get Tickets HERE
A lit President’s Day Weekend day party awaits! Going down at Melrose House, the bash will feature cuts by DJ Wizz Kidd and friends playing your favorite hip hop, R&B, Afro Beats and throwbacks all day. Best part? No school/work the next day.
When: Sunday, Feb. 18 at 4 p.m.
Where: Melrose House, 4216 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles
Get ready for a night of enchantment at the Endless Night: Los Angeles Vampire Ball 2024, taking the place at the historic Mayan Theatre for an unforgettable evening. The event is described as a “Venetian Masquerade meets a Vampire Court, with the energy of a rock concert and the elegance of Burlesque Cabaret.”
Indulge your inner vampire and dress to impress in your most alluring gothic victorian attire. Expect a mesmerizing atmosphere with hauntingly beautiful decorations and eerie music that will make your blood run cold. Immerse yourself in the vampire culture as you mingle with fellow creatures of the night. Sip on deliciously wicked Bloodbath and Absinthe cocktails and savor tantalizing bites that will awaken your vampiric senses.
Throughout the night, indulge in captivating performances by talented artists who will leave you spellbound. Dance the night away to haunting melodies and lose yourself in the enchantment of the night.
When: Saturday, Feb. 18 from 9:30 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Where: The Mayan Theatre, 1038 S Hill Street, Los Angeles
Step into the epitome of glamour this Presidents Day at the Red Carpet Presidents Day Party hosted at Skybar at Mondrian. Experience the allure of Hollywood at the red carpet showcase, where celebrities, influencers, and more will strut their stuff and capture the spotlight with dazzling photos.
Get ready to groove to the beats of the night with a curated mix of hip/hop and a special surprise guest DJ—an act that might just blow you away and elevate the party atmosphere.
When: Sunday, Feb. 18 at 9 p.m.
Where: Skybar at Mondrian, 8440 Sunset Boulevard, West Hollywood
The ultimate Benito vs Drake tribute party in Los Angeles is going down at The Reserve on Sunday, hosted by Noche de Benito. Take advantage of no work or school the next day and be prepared to dance all night to the music of Bad Bunny, Drake, Karol G, J Balvin, El Alfa and more.
When: Sunday, Feb. 18 at 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Where: The Reserve, 650 South Spring Street, Los Angeles
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