In New Orleans, we know how to party and have a good time. New Orleanians love life and know how to celebrate it every single day. Luckily, there's a day coming up for locals to enjoy themselves and dance the night away. So for World Techno Day on December 9, here are five NOLA nightclubs to visit.
Republic NOLA is close by the world-famous Mississippi River in the Warehouse District. Converted from a historic warehouse, the space provides an enjoyable balance of old and new. For most of the shows on their calendar, Republic NOLA offers Bottle Service Reservations, which includes reserved seating, waitress service for your table, and more. You can also rent out the space! 828 S. Peters St., 504-528-8282, republicnola.com
Located inside Barcadia, Ohm Lounge provides a unique and very Zen-like atmosphere. The inside is completely decorated in Chinese and Japanese décor and influences, and even has furniture that were imported from Japan and Singapore. The lounge offers a large variety of events and live music shows. Visit their website to inquire about private events. 601 Tchoupitoulas St., 504-335-1760, ohmlounge.com
The Metropolitan is one of New Orleans' premiere event venues. This two-story warehouse turned nightclub has 11 bar stations located inside of it. They also have three spacious rooms that have smoke machines, intelligent lighting, and strobes, which are perfect for a fun night. Their 14 VIP sections are spacious and very accommodating. 310 Andrew Higgins Blvd., 504-568-1702, themetronola.com
If you're looking for a place to jam out to some beats, then Après Lounge is just the place to be. You can see some of the best DJs in the city providing the soundtrack to your fun-filled night. Not only that, the lounge is a great place to host any holiday parties that you might have planned for this season. Get yourself a glass of Champagne with your friends and enjoy Après Lounge! 608 Fulton St., 985-630-7838, theapreslounge.com
Bourbon Heat is a great place to party and unwind in the French Quarter. Located in the historic Tricou House, this three-in-one event venue offers plenty for locals and tourists to enjoy. They have a large Bourbon Street balcony, a beautiful New Orleans courtyard, a late-night dance club, and a really upscale bar. Some of the best DJs and Video DJs in the city perform at Bourbon Heat! 711 Bourbon St., 504-324-4669, 711bourbonheat.com