Alchemy Nightclub, 223 College St., 203-777-9400. Dance club seven nights a week, with theme nights, bachelorette parties and more.
BAR, 254 Crown St., 203-495-8924, barnightclub.com. Unusually good draft beer brewed on premises and some tempting pizza, too. Dance parties in the post-industrial-chic back room, including a lively alternative night on Tuesdays.
Club Van Dome, 102 Hamilton St., 203-789-2066, clubvandome.com. Two rooms full of Latin and hip-hop beats.
Elevate Lounge & Event Space, 239 Crown St. Upscale lounge with a state-of-the-art sound and LED lighting system. Performances by international House DJs. Theme nights, bottle service.
Gotham Citi Café, 130 Crown St., 203-498-2484, gothamciticafe.com. Huge dance club featuring popular gay nights and college nights. Two stories of throbbing beats.
Partners Café, 365 Crown St., 203-776-1014, partnerscafe.com. Gay bar with a variety of entertainment, including male dancers, Latin nights, drag shows, leather nights and karaoke.
Terminal 110, 240 Sargent Dr., 203-624-6200, terminal110.com. New entertainment complex that is the new home of Keys to the City, formerly downtown, as well as Sargent Pepper’s Nightclub and the Country Club.
Toad’s Place, 300 York St., 203-624-TOAD, toadsplace.com. Don’t forget those infamous Saturday night dance parties, a big hit with the college crowd.
Wicked Wolf Tavern, 144 Temple St., 203-752-0450, wickedwolfnh.com. Dance club and bar where The Playwright was. Saturday dance parties and Tuesday karaoke.