Since the days of the Rat Pack, revelers have been drawn to the bright lights of the Atlantic City nightlife scene. From beach bars to million-dollar sound systems and extravagant floor shows, Atlantic City’s nightclubs have something for everyone. So whether you’re into chart hits, EDM, hip hop or Latin dance – or even live music or comedy – you’re sure to find a great night out with our guide to the best clubs in Atlantic City.
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Looking for more information on Atlantic City nightclubs? Check out our club guides below.
Don’t forget – we also have a free mobile app that you can download here. Use the app to see who’s spinning, sign up for guestlists, buy tickets, and book bottle service!
Atlantic City Nightlife FAQ
What are the hottest clubs in Atlantic City?
The best clubs in Atlantic City include: HQ2 Nightclub, Daer Nightclub, Kiss Kiss, The Pool After Dark, and Premier.
What are the best EDM clubs in Atlantic City?
The best clubs in Atlantic City that play electronic music are: Daer Nightclub, HQ2, and Premier.
What are the best hip hop clubs in Atlantic City?
The best hip hop clubs in AC include Kiss Kiss, Premier, and Pool After Dark.
What are the best pool parties in Atlantic City?
The best pool parties in Atlantic City include Pool After Dark and HQ2 Beach Club.
What are the best day drinking spots / dayparties in Atlantic City?
The best bars / day drinking spots in Atlantic City include:
- Hard Rock Beach Bar
- Wet Willies
- Bally’s Bikini Beach Bar
- H2O Pool & Bar
- The Biergarten Atlantic City
- Little Water Distillery
- The Playground
What part of Atlantic City has the best nightlife?
The clubs are typically located in the hotels, which are located on the Atlantic City boardwalk.
What are the best gay clubs/bars in Atlantic City?
There’s not much of a gayborhood in Atlantic City. The only real LGBTQ focused bar is the Rainbow Room.
What time is last call in Atlantic City?
Atlantic City serves alcohol 24 hours a day.
What time do clubs close in Atlantic City?
Clubs in Atlantic City typically close around 3-4 AM.
What are the best music festivals in Atlantic City?
The best annual music festivals in Atlantic City New Jersey include: Fakefest, Angelsea Blues Festival, BRT Weekend – Carribeean Music Festival, Beardfest, High Caliber Festival 2019, Medford Oktoberfest & Music Festival, and Boots at the Beach.
Is weed legal in Atlantic City?
Marijuana is illegal in Atlantic City, and is punishable by different penalties depending on the amount of marijuana an offender possesses.
Can you drink in public in Atlantic City?
You cannot drink in public in Atlantic City.