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


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.

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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