Downtown Nightlife, Victoria

Victoria's nightlife is diverse and bursting with vitality. We propose that you take a walk through some of the most interesting nightclubs in Victoria and choose the one that suits your taste the best.
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Downtown Nightlife Map

Guide Name: Downtown Nightlife
Guide Location: Canada » Victoria (See other walking tours in Victoria)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 7
Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.0 km
Author: alice
Clive's Classic Lounge

1) Clive's Classic Lounge

First opening its doors in 2008, Clive’s Classic Lounge can be found in the Chateau Victoria Hotel and Suites. Named after hotel owner Clive Piercy, guests to this swank lounge come for its extensive selection of expertly-crafted cocktails, including both classic drinks and original concoctions. The décor is that of an upscale living room space where guests can relax in both comfort and style, decked out in Swarovski crystal lighting, hand-crafted glass and mirrors, comfortable leather...   view more
Hermann's Jazz Club

2) Hermann's Jazz Club

The oldest live jazz club in Victoria, Hermann’s Jazz club has been running under the auspices of Hermann Nieweler since 1986. The space includes a bar, full service restaurant, and small dance floor. Hermann’s Jazz Club host some of the best live jazz performances in the city, with a variety of local and touring bands playing throughout the week. Regular Thursday night performances by the Esquimalt High School Jazz band contribute support for young and promising talent. Regular artists...   view more
Sugar Nightclub

3) Sugar Nightclub

One of Victoria’s most popular club and live music venues, Sugar Nightclub features live music performances throughout the week, as well as fantastic DJ nights where guests get down on the dance floor into the wee hours. Sugar Nightclub hosts an assortment of terrific drink specials on various nights, including the popular three dollar drinks on Thursday evenings, with no cover for ladies all night long as well. Artists performing here include local and national talent, as well as big name...   view more
The Mint

4) The Mint

A stylishly-appointed establishment serving a bevy of dishes with an international flair, the Mint specializes in authentic Nepalese and Tibetan cuisine though includes an assortment of menu choices from other parts of the world as well. Its host of delicious menu items includes such unique taste sensations as the Chorizo Naan Pizza, Tibetan Momos, Choyela, Butter Chicken Curry Poutine, and more. In addition to the regular menu, weekly special dishes are available as well. Evenings at the Mint...   view more
Paparazzi Nightclub

5) Paparazzi Nightclub

One of the premier nightlife establishments catering to Victoria’s gay community, Paparazzi Nightclub offers its guests a lavish evening of partying to some of the city’s best DJs spinning terrific dance tunes all night long. With an upscale environment and keen attention to servicing each customer fully, in addition to the great music served up here, Paparazzi features an assortment of other entertainment to entertain its guests, including fabulous drag shows, karaoke nights, and Friday...   view more
Lucky Bar

6) Lucky Bar

A longstanding entry on Victoria’s hopping nightlife scene, Lucky Bar regularly packs the house for fantastic DJ sets, as well as live bands, throughout the week. On any given night guests here can partake in a number of themed parties, including 90210 on Monday evenings where resident DJs spin memorable tunes from the nineties. On Thursday evenings Lucky Bar sets up projection screens and large comfy sofas on which guests can recline to a more relaxed DJ set with plenty of visual stimulation...   view more
Upstairs Cabaret

7) Upstairs Cabaret

Located in the happening Bastion Square, the Upstairs Cabaret saw great success as a Victoria nightlife establishment starting under its former name, Harpo’s. Friday and Saturday evenings host some of the city’s best club night, with DJ sets heating up the dance floor with the sounds of house, electro, hip hop, and top 40 favorites. Upstairs Cabaret also hosts a bevy of touring international acts, including some heavy hitters in the music industry. Its esteemed list of past artists and DJs...   view more

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