Top Best Electronic Nightclubs in Near North Side, Chicago, IL [2021 GUIDE]
With over 61 venues in Chicago, there are many places to choose from whether you're looking for a crazy night out or a lounge atmosphere. Don't worry! We're going to list out the best clubs in Near North Side, Chicago that you should definitely check out.
Prysm is located in the Lincoln Park neighborhood just minutes outside downtown Chicago. The club is known as one of Chicago’s top-rated hybrid venues and allows its guests to experience live music acts, private special events, and nightclub performances. The massive venue is 10,000 square feet and consists of three distinct spaces: the Main Room, the Mezzanine, and the Champagne Lounge which is also known as No.9 to its more regular patrons. Guests are able to enjoy EDM music in the first two places while the Champagne Lounge has a DJ putting on Hip-Hop tracks, so there is always something for everyone to enjoy.
- 1543 N Kingsbury St Chicago, IL 60642 United States
- Near North Side
- Dress Code: Strict
Nestled above the Old Crow Smokehouse in River North, Chicago’s newest premier lounge, Tunnel, opened its doors in 2015. As the name suggests, the nondescript entrance on Kinzie Street opens to a hidden covered staircase inspired by London’s infamous urban tunnels. Blending the allure of a high-energy nightlife experience with VIP treatment, Tunnel aims to transform its venue on a nightly basis into a unique scene. The club has a regular roster of DJs who play a variety of music including current top hits in pop, hip-hop, and EDM as well as many beloved 2000s classic club songs on its superior sound system. The interior of the club is exquisite with beautiful design and lighting which all add on to the atmosphere and mystery created by the Tunnel.
- 151 West Kinzie St. Chicago, IL 60654 United States
- Near North Side
- Dress Code: Strict
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Chicago Nightclubs FAQ
What time does the headlining DJ usually start performing in Chicago clubs?
The headlining DJ will usually start performing around 12:00 AM.
How long do DJs play in Chicago?
The headlining DJ or artist usually plays a 1 to 2 hour set.
What is the dress code like at Chicago Electronic nightclubs?
Guys can wear nice jeans and a form fitting plain t-shirt or a nice button down shirt. Girls can wear jeans or a comfortable but stylish dress if they prefer. Of course guys and girls can never go wrong with dressing up even more – there is no such thing as overdressing when it comes to clubs.
How can I get into Chicago Electronic nightclubs for free?
Some Chicago Electronic nightclubs have a free ladies guest list, and have a free even ratio guest list – free if you have the same number of girls (or more) in your party.
Keep in mind that many Chicago Electronic nightclubs are more exclusive and require bottle service to get in. You can sign up for the guest list on our events page.
How can I book bottle service for Chicago Electronic nightclubs?
You can book bottle service directly on Discotech by visiting the Chicago page.
How much is bottle service at Chicago clubs?
Bottle service and table minimums at Electronic nightclubs can get pretty expensive in Chicago, but every nightclub is different.
The best way to find out is to visit the events page and choose the event you're thinking of going.
Should I buy tickets to get into Chicago Electronic nightclubs?
If the nightclub has tickets, we recommend buying tickets during holiday weekends and for big name artists. The ticket line is generally faster and shorter than the guest list.
Many Electronic nightclubs in Chicago are bottle service only – meaning you must book a table reservation in order to get inside.
Which Chicago nightclubs play EDM and electronic music?
Check out the full list on our guide to the best EDM nightclubs in Chicago.
Which Chicago nightclubs play hip-hop?
Check out the full list on our guide to the best hip hop nightclubs in Chicago.