10 Spots To Get Down with a DJ

343 Bookmarks and 2K Views

10 Spots To Get Down with a DJ

343 Bookmarks and 2K Views
Posted on 06/20/2016

It's no secret that Nashville's known for its live music scene and happening honky tonks, but if you're a local who wants to go beyond two-stepping and get down with live DJ sets, I've got the destination for you! Whether it's a monthly themed dance party, throwback session or all-night affair, you'll find it all here.

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Rooftop Dance Parties at Acme Feed & Seed

Acme Feed & Seed

Acme's rooftop is an open air weekly dance party with the best DJs in town. A wall-to-wall mix of locals and tourists, you'll get a mashup of throwback jams and trendy hits. Arrive early to skip lines!

This experience has 133 Bookmarks and 981 Views

Schwing at No. 308

No 308

Schwing is a monthly 90s themed experience that draws a major crowd! DJs will be spinning throwback tunes, while classic movies and TV shows play on the walls.

This experience has 37 Bookmarks and 580 Views

Rage with a DJ at SOUTH

Today , 11:00p - 3:00a
Weekly on Fridays and Saturdays

South is a staple on Demonbreun attracting all types for a good old fashioned dance party. Put hundreds of people in a big open room and you'll get some great people watching.

This experience has 46 Bookmarks and 693 Views

Get Movin' at Motown Mondays at The 5 Spot

The 5 Spot
Next Monday , 9:30p - 3:00a
Weekly on Mondays

Get out on a school night for this dance party featuring classic Motown tunes and some seriously awesome dancers. It's so worth the struggle on Tuesday!

This experience has 79 Bookmarks and 642 Views
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Party & Play at Two Bits

Two Bits

You can find DJ AyDamn on the ones and twos all over town, but on Sundays from 3–6p, you'll find him at Two Bits. Spend Sunday Funday playing Cards Against Humanity, sipping Bloodys and getting down on the dance floor.

This experience has 148 Bookmarks and 956 Views
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Have a Play Date on the Patio at Rebar


During the summer months, Rebar's patio stays tightly packed. Throw in a DJ and their signature disco ball and you've got a recipe for patio success.

This experience has 23 Bookmarks and 447 Views
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Head to a Hip Hop Party at The Boom Bap

The Basement East
Today , 9:00p
Monthly on the 4th Saturday

This monthly event features local and guest DJs that'll bring down the house with hip hop and more. Get there early because the line gets crazy!

This experience has 43 Bookmarks and 537 Views

Dance All Night at Play

Play Dance Bar

The constant rotation of amazing themed parties, drag shows and music video montages will ensure that you dance all night at Play. Go next door to Tribe too!

This experience has 33 Bookmarks and 459 Views
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Dig the DJ or Listen to Live Music at Tin Roof

Tin Roof
Today , 10:30p
Weekly on Fridays and Saturdays

Doubling as a live music venue and DJ dance party, Tin Roof gives you the option to pick your poison. Head for The Green Room for enough room to get down with the DJ and hang out at the bar.

This experience has 29 Bookmarks and 535 Views
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Get Low at Friends in Lo Places at The Sutler's 90s Night

The Sutler Saloon
Next Thursday , 9:00p
Weekly on Thursdays

Enjoy a wide range of 90s music in the cellar of The Sutler every Thursday night or stop in on Friday for their resident DJ series!

This experience has 74 Bookmarks and 850 Views

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