Downtown welcomes 80s mashups and the return of the best party on wheels
Every Wednesday, Downtown dwellers are invited to turn back time at Gold Spike during PYT #RetroWednesdays, the ultimate 80s party. Kicking off on March 11, each week will feature various DJs and special programming starting at 9 p.m.
Featuring different weekly 80s activations, PYT #RetroWednesdays will entertain throwback enthusiasts with remixes, roller-derby and more.
Hektor Rawkerz / 80s' Flashback
The first Wednesday of the month, DJ Hektor RawKerz of the imfamous RawKerz parties will set the mood by spinning retro hits.
A Plus D, the DJ duo and creators of popular Bootie Mashup parties, will perform bootleg mashups of 80s favorites the second Wednesday of every month.
Down & Derby
Making its return to sin city, Down & Derby, a “discotacular” roller-derby party, invites four-wheeled revelers to strap on their skates and roll through Gold Spike’s backyard every third Wednesday of the month. While cruising to music provided by DJ SHR3D and SUPRA, skaters can enjoy cocktails served in sippy cups to ensure a safe skating and drinking combination. Attendees can bring their own roller skates or use a pair provided by Down & Derby.
Taking over on the fourth Wednesday of every month, Lisa Pittman and Friends, a well known local DJ and cofounder of Shedonism, will present Time CapSoul featuring mixes of classic 80s and 90s hits created specifically for PYT #RetroWednesdays.
During the event attendees can imbibe $9 “PB&Js” - a Pabst Blue Ribbon draft served alongside a shot of Jameson Irish Whiskey. Partygoers are also encouraged to don their best 80s attire including anything from neon spandex and legwarmers to headbands and acid wash jeans. Additionally, weekly dodge ball tournaments will return to Gold Spike’s backyard starting March 25.
About Gold Spike:
Gold Spike is a co-working space with bar and restaurant by day, and a giant party by night. Located in the heart of downtown Las Vegas, Gold Spike boasts a bar and cafe, as well as “The Living Room,” and “The Backyard,” all operating 24 hours a day. The Living Room and Backyard both feature free WiFi and traditional board games as well as giant corn hole, giant Jenga, giant beer pong, and more. Both The Living Room and The Backyard also feature live music every weekend. Gold Spike is located at 217 Las Vegas Blvd. North, Las Vegas, NV 89101. For more information, visit goldspike.com.
About Down & Derby:
A hot set of wheels is the only essential at Down & Derby – the coolest roller skating party since roller skating was cool. Set to a backbeat of progressive disco-inspired party anthems, complete with skate rentals and sippy cup cocktails, Down & Derby is poised to bring out the kid in just about anyone. For more information, please visit sk8party.com.