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The real Atlanta starts after the sun goes down! From the top dance clubs in the country to the best sports bars in the neighborhood, Atlanta nightlife is sure to keep you busy after dark. This southern capitol offers a vibrant scene with an array of nighttime happenings, including smooth jazz clubs, modern martini bars and the hottest dance clubs. The dynamic nightlife in Atlanta is bursting with rich culture and good times!
Blake's on the Park
227 10th Street NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 | (404) 892-5786
This neighborhood bar is a great place to find boys before heading out to the clubs for the night. There's no dance floor here, but it's a great place to see (and be seen by) the younger twenty and thirty-something crowd. Be sure to check out the fun drag shows on many nights of the week.
817 West Peachtree Street
Atlanta, GA (404) 962-7333
Known for its awarding-winning service, signature drinks, and music-driven atmosphere, since 2001 HALO has been regarded as one of the premier nightlife destinations in Atlanta. With a modern speakeasy feel, guests arrive at HALO's nondescript steel door entrance located on 6th street, beneath the historic Biltmore Hotel, in Midtown Atlanta.
HALO is open Monday through Saturday from 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. There is no cover charge before 10 p.m. Front door valet parking and affordable covered parking is located at the Biltmore Parking Garage by Cypress Street and 6th Street. HALO's dress code: Business Casual, Fashionable. Please no athletic gear or ultra-casual wear.
893 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 | (404) 872-3025
An established institution since 1978, Bulldogs has always reinvented itself in a way that keeps it fresh and popular. Drawing crowds that are both mature and young, largely from Atlanta's African-American community, Bulldogs booms with the joys of hip hop beats. Expect it to get crowded later in the night.
1150 Crescent Ave
Atlanta, GA | (404) 874-3006
The Venue: Opera is Atlanta's #1 Nightclub. Come experience one of the most beautiful nightclubs in the country. Styled after a historic opera house, Opera features high vaulted ceilings and beautiful chandeliers that provide an atmosphere unmatched.
Dress Code: When attending Opera Nightclub, please comply with our Dress Code. Your cooperation is appreciated.
• No Tennis Shoes
• No Flip Flops
• No Timberland boots or work boots of any
• No Striped Polos
• No Athletic Gear
• No Excessively Baggy Clothes
• No Baseball Caps
• No Shorts
• No White Tee Shirts
1008 Brady Ave West
Atlanta, GA | (404) 898-1702
Compound is Atlanta's hottest and largest destination featuring 3 experiences in 1 club. Every Saturday enjoy multiple dance floors, full bars, and VIP areas as the DJs spin top 40 hits, reggae, and more. Known as Atlanta's celebrity hangout, come see your favorite celebrity as they party at Compound.
1136 Crescent Ave
Atlanta, GA | (404) 607-1160
Sutra Lounge is a beautiful, underground nightclub that lies in the heart of Midtown Atlanta on the corner of 13th St. and Crescent Ave. Since opening its doors in 2004, this venue has become a staple in Atlanta nightlife and was voted one of the top 100 nightclubs in the country by Nightclub and Bar Magazine. It has also received rave reviews on user sites such as Yelp.com, Citysearch.com, and iDine.com.
Just like its clientele Sutra Lounge is sexy, stylish, and sophisticated and boasts three bars, an outdoor patio, hookah service, a variety of DJs, and wonderful cocktails served by the best bar staff in the city! But Sutra Lounge isn't just a nightclub; it has also played host for many types of events such as charity fundraisers, corporate functions, holiday parties, fashion shows, and product launches.
Previous clients include: SafeHouse Outreach, Microsoft UK, Mystikal Solutions, the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America, and organizations within Emory University and Georgia State University. So whether it's a night out with friends or a special event please don't miss out on maximizing your Atlanta nightclub experience with Sutra Lounge's unmatched customer service, exciting events, and unique atmosphere!