Sleep Inn & Suites Austin - Northeast
8410 Highway 290 East
Austin, TX 78724
Phone: (512) 524-5400
Fax: (512) 524-5401
Not all of the finer dance spots are located on or near Sixth Street. This Tejano-style nightclub features a cavernous dance floor and longneck beers on most nights and reasonably priced margaritas, to lubricate a good mood before and after the workout you will get amongst the dancers. The bucking bronco on the logo outside pretty much tells you what to expect. Leave your tuxedo at home, dress casually and show up expecting to have a laid-back good time.
Tejano Ranch, is a nightclub known for its country/tejano type of music. Mainly known for the events on every Friday and Saturday, this club can really make you experience an eventful evening. The club has a slight touch of Texas atmosphere, not to mention the cowboy hats worn by many men out there. Drink at great prices with the DJ doing his bit. Live bands and more to add to this unusual club in Austin.
Dallas Nite Club, known for their Ladies' Night on every Saturday, is a gem of a nightclub. People go bizarre dancing to the sounds of the DJ at this old establishment. And if you're looking out for good country dance partners, this is the place to be at. Drinks at great prices is one of the reasons why people drop by here so often. If you're interested in finding some younger female crowd and good-looking cowboys, you have to step into this club.
Nasty's may not personify its name but it's surely one awesome bar. It's like a house of happiness where everything possibly could make you smile. The atmosphere here is pretty casual while the ambiance has an evening feel to it thanks to the dim lights but not dark as such. The bartenders and the staff are quite up to the mark, while the drinks are available at reasonable prices. Besides the awesome music provided by the DJ, live music being performed by Austin's local artists. There are pool tables, dart boards and video games to enhance the entertainment factor. And thanks to the above, a good crowd shows up every time. Over all it's quite a decent place to hang out at.
With its little stage having played host to some big names over the decades, Hole in the Wall has long been regarded as one of the city's most storied venues. Today, it mostly serves as a launching pad for local up-and-comers ranging in size and genre from 9-piece bluegrass bands to individual singer-songwriters. And although the nature of the crowd itself is subject to similarly sudden shifts (this often being a function of the performing schedule), the bar's proximity to UT brings in a steady flow of students and associated youngsters, most of whom come in for pitchers of Shiner and Lone Star.
Located on the UT campus, this small dark cavern is a singer/songwriter paradise. The venue attracts local artists as well as nationally recognized ones. Acoustic combos also play here. The Cafe is rather small, so the acoustics are great and the audience is filled with both devoted music fans and the university crowd. It can be difficult to find; call ahead for walking directions on campus.
Gypsy Lounge hosts a variety of events, including afternoon art shows and evening dance parties! Check out the website or contact the venue for more information on the event schedule.
Mohawk is a unique nightclub in Austin. It's aim is to bring independent and upcoming acts — local and otherwise — through its doors. Fostering an inclusive community of artists, Mohawk welcomes musicians from a wide variety of genres and styles. It's hard to stand out in a town so inundated with music clubs as Austin, but with its fresh acts, tasty drinks and friendly crowd vibe, Mohawk shows how it's done.
An amazing hangout for those in the neighborhood, The White Horse is known for their eclectic choice of music and amazing drinks. Located at Comal Street, the club lies to the East of downtown. With a divey ambiance, The White Horse has a rustic appeal to it. Serving whiskey on tap, The White Horse hosts an array of live music shows and gigs. Drop by on a weekend, to witness the crowd grooving to country music and reasonably-priced alcohol.
Looking for a decent crowd, awesome music and refreshing drinks? Well, this is the place to drop in. Charlie's Nightclub and Grill is a hip establishment, offering the above wants for many years now. Known for their daily events like Super Sunday Show and more, this gay nightclub is also mainly talked about because of the great crowd that show up daily.
Scoot Inn, one of the oldest bars in Texas, is still going strong till date. And rightly so, as the amount of history that this bar has to offer with its interiors is inevitable. Apart from the classic decor, this beer garden serves beer and other drinks at great prices. Music is the core product of this dive bar, as people move to the sounds of Rock & Pop, Blues, Alternative Rock, Funk and lots more. A jukebox too to add to this musical atmosphere. One of the most visited and the best dive bars in Austin, is the place to go to at least once.
Austin takes its music seriously, and one of the establishments championing rock is Headhunters Bar. Enter and you'll have as many Tiki masks make eye contact with you as people. A premier venue for the heaviest rock bands around, the Headhunters Bar promotes live acts seven days a week, on both their stages (one indoors and one out). It can get a bit chaotic when two bands play simultaneously, but it happens infrequently. There's no cover to enter, except on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. So find your place between the fluorescent heads and head-bang away!