Unique, High Energy Dance Clubs in Portland

Meagan Shamy

By , Local Expert, Portland
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Portland, Oregon is a truly unique city and the city’s sensational nightlife is no different. In Portland you will find a true mix of nightlife including a variety of dance clubs. Portland has dance clubs playing all genres of music and for all ages. 10Best has selected the best dance clubs in town keeping the uniqueness of the city in mind. We have included Portland’s Old Town area, also referred to as Chinatown, because it is home to numerous night clubs, bars and a great place to go dancing. In Old Town you will find Jones a diner that turns one of the most popular dance clubs in town at night and Embers Avenue the hottest...  Read more »

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    Jones is a great place to hang out, dance, and play old school video games.

    Local Expert Tip: "Wednesdays they have $1 draft beers."

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    With two dance floors and great DJ's it's a great place to go dancing in Portland.

    Local Expert Tip: "By pass long drink lines by heading to the cash only bar in the back."

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    Lola's Room at the Crystal Ballroom

    Lola's room has the only floating dance floor in Portland.

    Local Expert Tip: "Go on 80's night and be sure to dress up."

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    Barrel Room

    The Barrel Room is a unique place to go dancing with its indoor and outdoor dance areas.

    Local Expert Tip: "If you are planning on dancing out on the patio rethink the high heels the floor is uneven. "

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    The Crown Room

    Their Tuesday night DUBSTEP with aspiring DJ's is not to be missed.

    Local Expert Tip: "On Tuesday nights there's no cover. "

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    Embers Avenue

    A fun place to dance and they have fun shows.

    Local Expert Tip: "Go on Sunday night to enjoy karaoke night."

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    Dixie Tavern

    The only country dance club with a mechanical bull in Portland.

    Local Expert Tip: "Try the food, it's really good for bar food."

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    Splash Bar

    Splash is a great place to hangout, dance, and play pool.

    Local Expert Tip: "Arrive early to avoid paying a cover charge. "

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    Conga Club

    The Conga Club is the hottest and newest salsa club in Portland.

    Local Expert Tip: "Get there before 10 PM to get a table."

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    Couture Ultra Lounge

    The only dance club in Portland featuring DJ's from around the country.

    Local Expert Tip: "Go on a Thursday when there is no cover charge. "



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