Top 3 Best Nightclubs in Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ [2020 GUIDE]

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Here's the list of the best clubs in Boardwalk, Atlantic City that you should definitely check out.

Daer Nightclub

Best nightclub in Boardwalk, Atlantic City!
Daer Nightclub

Opened in Summer of 2018, DAER Nightclub is an intimate Vegas-style nightclub in Atlantic City. Featuring cutting-edge production, which includes an 110,000-watt Funktion One sound system as well as a 30-foot state-of-the-art LED centerpiece, the mega club boasts an unparalleled audio/visual experience for clubgoers to enjoy top musical talent. With globally renowned DJs and artists, like Zedd and Alessio, taking the stage on a nightly basis, DAER is the pinnacle of Atlantic City’s vibrant nightlife circuit, and a necessary experience for anyone visiting the famous boardwalk. The venue is open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.

  • 1000 Boardwalk Atlantic City, NJ 08401 United States
  • Boardwalk
  • Dress Code: Strict
  • $$$

HQ2 Nightclub

HQ2 Nightclub

HQ2 Nightclub and Beachclub at Ocean Casino Resort is located directly on the world-famous Jersey Shore in the heart of Atlantic City. The beautiful nightclub which is Atlantic City Weekly’s 2019 “Nightclub of the Year” and one of International Nightlife Congress’ 100 World’s Best Nightclubs in the world, features some of the most sought-after global DJs, performers and artists at the venue. With luck and a little bit of planning, you might be able to see Steve Aoki DJ at the venue or even hear Rascal Flatts singing, as the club strives to be well rounded when it comes to their nightly entertainment. The venue also features amazing food, great beer, and some of the best dance and pool parties in the city. When the heat of the summer becomes unbearable, check out HQ2’s beachclub for a cool and fun time.

  • 500 Boardwalk Atlantic City, NJ 08401 United States
  • Boardwalk
  • 10PM - 4AM Fri, Sat
  • Dress Code: Strict
  • $$$

Kiss Kiss

Kiss Kiss

Kiss Kiss nightclub creates a neon burlesque take on Alice in Wonderland with their rabbit hole entrance and bright LED sets. With go-go dancers and lessons offered before the nightclub opened up in the afternoon, they really were attempting to create the rich atmosphere of former burlesque hotspots. Now, the club wants to shake things up a little by having world renowned DJs play top 40, house, and hip-hop music on an open format in the club, attempting to make it share the same vibe as current popular nightclubs in Miami and Vegas. If you love comedy, Kiss Kiss also has a relationship with the Atlantic City Comedy Club, which will put on shows at the venue earlier in the night. With affordable drinks and food, a variety of entertainment, and music that never stops, Kiss Kiss in Atlantic City offers everything needed to have a wild night of fun.

  • 2801 Pacific Ave Atlantic City, NJ 08401 United States
  • Boardwalk
  • Thur-Sat, Mon 10PM-4AM
  • Dress Code: Casual
  • $

Check out the venues section for the full list of nightclubs.

Atlantic City Nightclubs FAQ

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

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

How long do DJs play in Atlantic City?

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

What is the dress code like at Atlantic City 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 Atlantic City nightclubs for free?

Some Atlantic City 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 Atlantic City 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 Atlantic City nightclubs?

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

How much is bottle service at Atlantic City clubs?

Bottle service and table minimums at nightclubs can get pretty expensive in Atlantic City, 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 Atlantic City 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 nightclubs in Atlantic City are bottle service only – meaning you must book a table reservation in order to get inside.

Which Atlantic City nightclubs play EDM and electronic music?

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

Which Atlantic City nightclubs play hip-hop?

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