NYC's Memorial Day Weekend 2013 Hip-Hop Party Guide

Honor the troops by watching Rev Run DJ in Atlantic City this weekend
Honor the troops by watching Rev Run DJ in Atlantic City this weekend

Your long-awaited three-day weekend is finally here! When you're not booking it out of the city to go perfect your summer tan, check out these poppin' parties that have some hip-hop/dance flavor this weekend.

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Free Style Fever Memorial Day Bash Copacabana, 268 W. 47th Street Sunday, 10pm, $20 Presented by Fever Records and Clubkillas, this party will feature R&B/freestyle legend Lisa Lisa of Cult Jam alongside other local heroes Rob Base, Lisette Melendez, TKA, and more.

Sky Room Memorial Day Weekend Party 2013 Skyroom, 330 West 40th Street Sunday, free until 12am on Velvet List RSVP for this Sunday night rooftop lounge party that boasts beautiful views of the city and special guest DJ Kastone of Hot 97.

Hip-Hop Time Capsule with DJ Nitemare at Inner Circle Inner Circle, 23-02 31st Street, Astoria Saturday, 10pm, $10 Sure it's a monthly party, but there may be no better excuse than this weekend to go relive some '90s hip hop nostalgia in Queens with DJ Nitemare.

Jermaine Dupri and Leah LaBelle mur.mur, 1 Borgata Way, Atlantic City Friday, 10pm Itching to get out of NYC for the weekend? Head to Atlantic City to catch Jermaine Dupri spin and former American Idol contestant Leah LaBelle perform at mur.mur in the Borgata.

Rev Run & DJ Ruckus MIXX, 1 Borgata Way, Atlantic City Saturday, 10pm Stay another night at the Borgata and catch DJ sets by Rev Run and DJ Ruckus at MIXX, also in the Borgata.

Upcoming Events

4th Anniversary party for I Love Vinyl w/ DJ Scribe, The Twilite Tone, Jon Oliver, Amir, and Ge-Ology Le Poisson Rouge, 158 Bleecker Street Saturday, 10pm, $5/$10 Celebrating its fourth anniversary over the weekend, I Love Vinyl will feature some premium DJs at its party like DJ Scribe and the Twilite Tone, who will spin hip-hop, house and soul.

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