19608 Liverpool Parkway
Cornelius, NC 28031
Phone: (704) 896-0660
Fax: (704) 896-8633
The Milestone Club has been a mecca for rock, punk, new wave, metal and other underground music scenes since it opened in 1969. It specializes in showcasing local and regional artists, alongside the more prominent national bands. Recently it came under new youthful management and has since reappeared on the Charlotte music scene by revamping the interior and experimenting with new genres. By creating an interactive website with nightly photo exchanges and merchandise information, the club has expanded its reach and boasts a very loyal fan member base. Be sure to stop by for a wild night out!
If you can't afford to spend that extra cash, but still looking for a great place that offers you both excellent music as well as a good-enough drinks menu, then The Prevue Music Hall is where you need to head to. Located in North Charlotte the Prevue offers its visitors a superb dance space with some snazzy DJ tunes, as well as live music performances to groove to. With its high ceilings, candle-lit ambiance, and vibrant atmosphere, this place is sure to put you at ease the moment you step in. Call for event timings and additional information.
This Music Factory churns out more than just music and can be rightly called entertainment factory. Boasting of multi-purpose venues, this establishment offers a great mix of entertainment and food. Outdoor amphitheater, on-site restaurants & bars, nightclubs, office spaces, rehearsal studios and much more is nestled within this sprawling factory. Everyday, it features interesting events and shows like DJ Nights, live music concerts, theme parties, dance performances and stand-up comedy gigs. Slowly and steadily, the Music Factory has gained popularity as one of the leading nightspots for one and all. For gig guide and venue hire, call ahead.
Label is one of Charlotte's most popular nightclubs, featuring local and international DJs and some of the city's most entertaining bartenders. The Ivory Lounge is a secluded space away from the main dancefloor that boasts a fireplace, making it a uniquely intimate area amid the hustle and bustle of the world below. There is also a patio that offers day beds and hookah for a supremely relaxed vibe.
Scorpio is one of Charlotte's best gay bars, but it welcomes every who walks through the doors. This spot is perfect for a night of dancing and drinking with a fun crowd in a casual atmosphere. Scorpio hosts a number of drag shows throughout the year and the affordable drinks keep the party going all night long.
You can expect a truly eventful night when it comes to Tempo, as fun and tempo go together. Apart from bars that would impress you serving a number of drinks, you can even lounge in the private lounges available here. There's a large patio that stages outdoor events and concerts that, as a rule, electrifies one and all with the tuneful notes in the whole atmosphere. No wonder, the name is Tempo! The club even has an art gallery that displays beauty captured on canvases. Do visit Tempo to get a hint of tempo of city life.
This popular, members-only concert venue hosts bands like Out of the Blue in addition to its in-house rockers who perform on the stage. Several country music concerts also take place here. Free dance classes are offered on ladies nights when women patrons can enter free of charge. Keep your ID on hand —you can enter only if you are 18 or above, while drinks are offered only to those over 21 years of age.
Serving up everything an Irish pub should: Guinness, Guinness and Guinness. The Ri Ra Irish Pub does not disappoint its patrons; alongside the traditional Irish stout you can get some tasty traditional pub food such as nachos, wings and burgers. Every Tuesday is “Pub Quiz Night”, and there is live music just about every night of the week.
Extremely popular among youngsters, this local bar has won the hearts of many. Town Tavern is situated in the heart of uptown Charlotte and it is a favorite destination for the college crowd to catch up on a game or meet up with friends. The tavern also doubles up as a good party destination and hosts lots of events including private parties. The DJ spins up some good numbers and the bar has won various awards and accolades from local magazines.
TILT on Trade is a unique spot in Charlotte's nightclub scene. A Charlotte landmark, the building has remained much the same as it was in 1906. Once a cafe, then a cleaners and now a local bar, TILT is a neighborhood institution. Daily specials range from the standard whiskey Wednesday's to boozing bingo night and Thursday mug night. A small dance floor and DJ's get the dancing started, while the quality drinks and friendly bartenders keep the locals coming back for more.
Phoenix is a nightclub in the First Ward that hosts international acts and local DJs to create some of Charlotte's most popular dance parties. There are special theme night on Thursdays and Saturdays to spice up your weekend and a rooftop patio provides a great space for you to get away from the crowds and grab some fresh air.
Suite is one of the most exclusive nightclubs in Charlotte. It is a swanky and upscale club that draws the stylish, young and hip crowd. Enjoy the specialty drinks in the modern ambiance of the lounge, or settle on one of the plush sofas on the edge of the dance floor. Suite hosts an array of events including exclusive DJ parties. It is one of the premier nightlife destinations in Charlotte.