Miami, Florida is known as one of the wildest cities in the United States thanks to its world-famous nightlife scene and year-round parties on the beach. Miami might be a dream destination for college students on spring break looking to have a little fun by the ocean, but it’s the city’s nightclubs that bring the party 24/7. With performances by the biggest DJs in the world, bottle service, and all-night hours, Miami is the place to be for clubbing. If you’re planning a trip to Miami, it’s good to prepare. Expect to spend some serious cash and splurge on a few new outfits (many clubs have strict dress codes). Stock up on coffees or energy drinks, and maybe schedule an appointment with The Institute of Natural Health for when you arrive home because you’re gonna be dealing with some serious undereye bags after partying all night. If you’re overwhelmed by the seemingly endless options of the Miami nightlife scene, don’t panic. Keep reading for 5 of the city’s best clubs that are definitely worth a visit.
This mega-club is located in the heart of downtown Miami and is one of the city’s most popular spots for those looking to get wild. The club has a rooftop bar and features almost nightly performances from some of the biggest names in hip-hop. Open each night from 11 PM to 5 AM, this after-party destination is one of the best spots Miami has to offer.
2. LIV Miami
If you’re up to date on reality TV, you’ve likely heard of LIV, Miami’s most popular club, from your favorite celebrities. Located at the famed Fontainebleau Hotel, this is the perfect spot to see celebrities in the wild, especially in the VIP section (in which you can reserve a table for just $15,000).
This slightly more lowkey club features neon bowling lanes and an electric skating rink, for clubgoers who want to enjoy more than just a sweaty dance floor or crowded rooftop bar. With 2 conveniently located bars inside and performances from nationally known DJs, Basement is a Miami staple that any visitor is sure to love.
A necessary destination for hip-hop and rap fans, Miami’s Story nightclub has hosted shows from the biggest artists in the world, like Travis Scott, and is a hot spot for celebrities who are slightly lesser known than the A-list crowd at LIV.
5. Club Space
Miami’s most infamous club is Club Space, known for its all-night party that takes place primarily on a crowded dance floor before moving to the club’s jam-packed patio. This is a must for visitors who want to experience a true Miami nightclub, although this should definitely be the final stop of the night.