Washington, DC has some great nightlife including several large dance clubs in the liveliest neighborhoods from Adams Morgan, to the U Street corridor, to Penn Quarter, to New York Avenue. Check out these top Washington, DC dance clubs.
1. 9:30 Club
U Street Corridor. 815 V St, NW. Washington, DC. (202) 393-0930. The 9:30 Club features local, national and international performances. Tickets are required and can be purchased in advance. This club has four bars and the largest dance floor in DC.
H Street. 1353 H St NE (between N 14th St & N Linden Ct) Washington, DC (202) 388-7625. The dance club features hotel themed rooms with DJ and live music.
U Street Corridor. 1115A U Street NW Washington, DC (202) 588-1880. The live music and dance club features a state-of-the-art sound systems, a 1200 square foot dance floor, and two fully stocked bars.
5. UltrabarPenn Quarter. 911 F Street NW, Washington DC (202) 638-4663. The nightclub boasts five distinctive floors, each with its own event options, state of the art lighting and sound systems, projection screens for large-scale video productions.
K Street. 1008 Vermont Ave NW. Washington, DC. (202) 347-8601. The premier nightclub, located in the heart of downtown DC, has several dance floors and plays a wide selection of lively music.
7. Lux LoungePenn Quarter. 649 New York Ave NW, Washington, DC (202) 347-8100. This 19th-century lumber warehouse was remodeled into a hip and trendy dance club. Three floors offer a variety of music including hip-hop, reggae, '80s classics, international and jazz.
9. Cafe CitronDupont Circle. 1343 Connecticut Ave., Washington, DC (202) 530-8844. The restaurant and nightclub has a lively two-level Latin lounge and is known for great mojitos, happy hour specials and salsa dancing. On Monday nights, flamenco dancers perform on a small stage.
10. Dirty Bar
Dupont Circle. 1223 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC (202) 681-5224. One of Washington's newest dance clubs offers a lively setting with DJ booths, dance floors, and an outdoor patio (open in summer).
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