You’ve got to find a way to let loose when you’re not working hard during the day. It’s a fact of life — you need a release, and for some people, a little dancing, a little flirting, and a lot of booze does the trick. Where can you find a place like that in the Valley? We recommend checking out the nightlife, keeping our eye on nightclubs that stand out as the hottest spots for singles to commingle and for the thirsty to find a quality cocktail. Are you interested yet? If so, read on to learn about the best nightclubs in The Valley!
130 E Washington St, Phoenix, AZ 85004
What’s better than a nightclub dance floor? How about two of them? That’s right! Bar Smith is a bi-level nightclub with an open-air top floor — and the club features Top 40 hits and other hip-hop stuff on the lower level, while the top-level boasts the “10/10” house music, the stuff that really gets you jumping. The vibe here is friendly and bustling, which is exactly what people in the Valley are looking for when they let loose. Check out Bar Smith and work your way to the top floor for that friendly atmosphere and amazing house music!
1724 E McDowell Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85006
This hot spot for anyone looking to dance among the best people and good music is the place to be on any given night of the week. Karamba is a gay dance bar with Latin DJ tunes blasting, so if you’re a fan of drag shows, high-energy environments, and affordable drinks, you should definitely be spending some time at Karamba. No matter what you do during the day, Karamba is where you should let loose at night!
702 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004
Three rooms, three ways to enjoy music and drinks. Dwntwn in Phoenix is a lively club where you can enjoy hip-hop on one dance floor and bachata on another — and for something in between, another room features regional and Latin pop rock to keep you dancing no matter where in Dwntwn you are. And the best part? If you’re looking for variety in drinks, too, this place caters to that need in each different room!
Cottontail Lounge (and WET Deck)
W Scottsdale, 7277 E Camelback Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251
Inside Marriott’s W Scottsdale is a cocktail lounge experience that can only be described as “elevated nightlife”, with the Cottontail Lounge serving up libations with a flirty, upscale environment as people get social adjacent to the famous “WET Deck”, Arizona’s only chilled pool. Whether you choose to get served on Rabbit Hole Thursday, get your party on in a WET private cabana, or you soak up tunes in the pool, this adult environment is one of the best places for you to come out of your shell, commingle, and get your cocktail on.
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