Stay cool by the pool all summer long

Pool season is under way and no place compares to Las Vegas when it comes to poolside concerts and outrageously fun pool parties.

The Boulevard Pool at The CosmopolitanThe Concert Series at The Cosmopolitan's Boulevard Pool features top musical acts all season. Upcoming performances include Band of Horses, Aloe Blacc, Yellowcard and Weezer. If you're hungry for some poolside barbecue, on Sunday nights you can enjoy music and good food with BBQ at the Boulevard. 

You can also stick your toes in the sand and enjoy great music at Mandalay Bay Beach. Country star Gary Allan kicks off ths year's Beach Concert Series on May 11.

Mandalay Bay BeachOf course, there's plenty of fun in the sun to be had at legendary pool parties such as Ditch Weekends at The Palms or Rehab at the Hard Rock Hotel.

For more unparalleled pool excitement, check out the Wet Republic ultrapool at MGM Grand, an alluring 53,000-square-foot complex combining a nightlife vibe with poolside pampering and relaxation. Or you can swim with the sharks, literally, at Golden Nugget's Shark Tank.

Other unique Vegas pool experiences include Bare Pool at Mirage, the Garden of the Gods pool complex at Caesars Palace, Liquid at ARIA and Go Pool at Flamingo.

Grab your suntan lotion, your sexiest swimwear and head to Vegas this summer and experience the biggest and best pool season on the planet!