Top 3 Best Rap / Hip-Hop Nightclubs in Austin, TX [2020 GUIDE]

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Here's the list of the best clubs in Austin that you should definitely check out.

Barcelona

Best Rap / Hip-Hop nightclub in Austin!
Barcelona

Barcelona is a huge part of Austin’s nightlife. Highly favored by Austin’s substantial hipster crowd, Barcelona hosts some of the greatest dance parties on a weekly basis in its trendy underground location. Bringing in performances by world-renown DJs while also serving as home to local talented spinners has placed Barcelona at the top of the 6th Street must-stop list.

  • 209 E 6th St Austin, TX 78701 United States
  • Downtown
  • 10 PM – 2 AM Wed – Sun
  • Dress Code: Casual
  • $

Lit Lounge

Lit Lounge

Lit Lounge offers a premiere destination for Austin's elite crowd while integrating the diverse local culture of downtown 6th Street. Presenting a quality party atmosphere based on the improvements of the location, Lit Lounge provides a unique club culture. The embodiment of Austin Nightlife has faded recently, and Lit Lounge strives to be the newest business community asset that will successfully renew and revitalize Austin's beloved 6th Street District.

  • 215 E 6th St Austin, TX 78701 United States
  • Downtown
  • 9 PM - 2 AM Thu - Sat
  • Dress Code: Casual
  • $$

Summit

Summit

Summit is Austin's premier rooftop lounge. Summit boasts some of the nation's hottest DJs in an unrivaled setting in the heart of downtown Austin. With a high-energy atmosphere, state-of-the-art sound, lighting and LED wall system, Summit is sure to provide you with an unmatched Austin nightlife experience.

  • 120 W 5th St Austin, TX 78701 United States
  • Warehouse District
  • 9 PM - 2 AM Fri - Sat
  • Dress Code: Casual
  • $$

Check out the venues section for the full list of Rap / Hip-Hop nightclubs.

Austin Nightclubs FAQ

What time does the headlining DJ usually start performing in Austin clubs?

The headlining DJ will usually start performing around 12:00 AM.

How long do DJs play in Austin?

The headlining DJ or artist usually plays a 1 to 2 hour set.

What is the dress code like at Austin Rap / Hip-Hop 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 Austin Rap / Hip-Hop nightclubs for free?

Some Austin Rap / Hip-Hop 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 Austin Rap / Hip-Hop 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 Austin Rap / Hip-Hop nightclubs?

You can book bottle service directly on Discotech by visiting the Austin page.

How much is bottle service at Austin clubs?

Bottle service and table minimums at Rap / Hip-Hop nightclubs can get pretty expensive in Austin, 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 Austin Rap / Hip-Hop 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 Rap / Hip-Hop nightclubs in Austin are bottle service only – meaning you must book a table reservation in order to get inside.

Which Austin nightclubs play EDM and electronic music?

Check out the full list on our guide to the best EDM nightclubs in Austin.

Which Austin nightclubs play hip-hop?

Check out the full list on our guide to the best hip hop nightclubs in Austin.

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