DJs, light displays, mixed drinks, and the whole shebang - and a mixed bag of others
If you're looking for dance clubs in Salt Lake City, your best bet is to open your mind a little and be generous with your search parameters. While the city indeed claims a few prototypical dance clubs, most of its venues fall outside of the strict definition.
If you won't be satisfied by anything but a pure dance club – with DJs, light displays, mixed drinks, and the whole shebang – look no farther than The Hotel – Elevate. This quintessential club has five separate rooms, all gussied up to match your hot pants.
Local Expert Tip: "This is a 21+ venue only; come prepared with an ID."
Local Expert Tip: "Look online to check the evening's particular theme, and dress accordingly; it's fun!"
Local Expert Tip: "If you're coming for an early show, arrive on time; Club Sound often books two events per evening, and requires a prompt exodus after the first show."
Local Expert Tip: "If you're in the area around the time of the Sundance Film Festival, be sure to check out the reliably awesome schedule at Park City Live."
Local Expert Tip: "Check the calendar for this week's events and special evenings."
Local Expert Tip: "This is a great place to meet up after a day of skiing or hiking."
Local Expert Tip: "Though it offers much more than just dancing, this is nevertheless one of the best, most reliable places for people in their young 20's to cut loose."
Local Expert Tip: "Not a typical dance club by any means, this is nevertheless one of the best places to cut loose in Salt Lake City."
Local Expert Tip: "Because Urban Lounge hosts so many musicians, you should generally expect to pay a cover charge."
- Type: Dance Club
- Neighborhood: West Valley City
Local Expert Tip: "This West Valley establishment is one of the most unique in the entire Salt Lake Valley."