Let the dancing queen of Las Vegas show you how to spend your extra day off

By Emily Kirkpatrick
Updated May 30, 2016 01:59 PM

Judging from your Instagram feed, Memorial Day’s long weekend has meant backyard cookouts, pool parties and dancing until the wee hours of the morning for many of your friends. Or, if you’re Jennifer Lopez, you’ve combined all of the above into one massive blowout.

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To celebrate the occasion, the dancing queen of Las Vegas took her first ever Carnival Del Sol party to Drai’s Beach Club and Nightclub at The Cromwell Hotel, inviting a few thousand guests to enjoy the pool, sounds and sunny weather alongside her. Lopez’s look for the occasion perfectly walked the line between club and swim, as she paired a multi-colored printed bikini top with a matching jacket, white short-shorts, nude heeled-sandals, Traci Lynn jewelry, Fendi sunglasses and an oversized straw hat, finishing things off with a swipe of sizzling orange lipstick.

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judge also showed off a few of her finer dance moves for the crowds of people below her VIP balcony, grooving along to the tunes with her boyfriend Casper Smart, and even dabbing with the best of them. (She’s been practicing for this moment for a while.)

All of which is really just a roundabout way of saying that there ain’t no party like a J.Lo pool party, ‘cuz a J.Lo pool party requires a very specific and delightful dress code.

What do you think of Jennifer’s Memorial Day weekend look? How are you spending the holiday?

–Emily Kirkpatrick