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Some nights you just want to dance. And when you have the urge to cut loose in the club, Nice and it's French Riviera neighbors like Cannes and Monte Carlo more than indulge. Nightlife in this region, especially during the summer season, is in abundance and offers options for all types of after dark enthusiast. If you're just looking for a low key place to dance between shots at the bar, then check out one of the town's excellent British pubs like Wayne's or Big Ben, which offer live music but also spots to just chill out should dancing not be everyone in your party's mission. And then there are true A-list clubs like L'Ambassade and Les Trois Diables, which attract the city's social set and don't get going until nearly midnight. For something in between, try long-lived mainstay bars like Akathor Pub and Bar des Oiseaux, which have a mix of dancing and seating and a great local vibe. While most of our picks are in Nice, we've also included two options in Cannes. The city, famous for its celebrity guests and film-festival, has some of the hottest exclusive nightclubs on the French Riviera, and should you want to party with royalty, billionaires and movie stars, it's imperative to at least try to gain entry at La Baoli in Cannes.