International Dance Day – Best Places to Dance in Houston

May 29th is International Dance Day, and we know of a lot of great places to dance in Houston! When it comes to Houston’s nightlife, we have thumping dance clubs, Texas honky tonks and everything in between. So if you’re ready to get your groove on, two step, salsa or just jump around with reckless abandon, here are the top places to shake it out.

Barbarella Houston
2404 San Jacinto Street
This vibrant club never has an empty dance floor, and has great theme nights like 80s night.

Big Texas Spring
19959 Holzwarth Road in Spring
Come early for dance lessons at this country saloon.

Club Tropicana
3222 Fondren Road
You won’t find a lack of partners at this fashionable salsa and merengue club, which plays live Latin music and has great DJs.

Etro Lounge
1424 Westheimer Road
This premier 80s music club has a chill vibe.

Fox Hollow
4617 Nett Street
Come hear some of the city’s best Latin music, take a salsa lessons, and watch hot couples take over the dance floor.

Gloria’s Latin Cuisine
2616 Louisiana Street
When dinner ends, the party begins. Dress to impress as a DJ spins tunes until 2 a.m.

House of Blues
1204 Caroline Street
This chain is still a great venue for rock music and other live entertainment.

Last Concert Cafe
1403 Nance Street
This speakeasy has a great vibe and plays all genres of weekly live music.

Lumen Lounge
5020 Kirby Drive
This small space still offers a great dance party.

Neon Boots Dancehall & Saloon
11410 Hempstead Road
This cowboy-themed gay bar has a great dance floor made for two-stepping.

The Nightingale Room
308 Main Street
This bar serves up calm, vinyl music on the weekdays and cranks house music on the weekends.

Stampede Houston
11925 Eastex Fwy A
A massive dance floor, a mechanical bull and karaoke — what more could you ask for?

Wild West Houston
6101 Richmond Avenue
Enjoy a great mix of country and pop music, plus line dances and hip-hip crowd-pleasers.

Visit Houston also includes these venues as the best places for live music:

  • Anderson Fair
  • Boondocks
  • The Big Easy
  • Big Top Lounge
  • Cactus Music
  • Dosey Doe
  • Dan Electro’s
  • Firehouse Saloon
  • Continental Club
  • Fitzgerald’s
  • Goode’s Armadillo Palace
  • McGonigel’s Mucky Duck
  • Numbers
  • Revention Music Center
  • Rudyard’s
  • Walters
  • Warehouse Live
  • White Oak Music Hall

Jocelyn Sexton is a marketing and corporate communications professional with more than 15 years of writing experience. She is a passionate storyteller and has worked in a variety of industries, including a stint in state government where she worked to promote Texas food with the Department of Agriculture. She earned an Executive MBA from the University of Texas at Austin, and has an undergraduate degree in Journalism-Public Relations from the University of North Texas.

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