The Club Life: Where to go to get the most out of the San Juan Nightlife

san juan nightlifeOn any day of the week, the San Juan nightlife is teeming with action, and ready to fulfill all your clubbing desires!

You can find a club at virtually any location on the island and dance all night long, with the newest sounds of local DJ’s and find something for all types of audiences, styles and tastes. 

To talk about clubs in Puerto Rico is to talk about Club Brava.  A long trajectory of over 10 consecutive years as the ultimate nightlife and entertainment venue in Puerto Rico has made it the first mention when it’s time to recommend for an unforgettable night out at a club.

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At Brava, you can enjoy recurring weekly events, as well as exclusive seasonal parties.  Each week, the club’s resident DJs pump out a wide variety of sonic goodness, including EDM, House, Hip-Hop, R&B, and Top 40. (Sometimes different musical styles play simultaneously, since one will be blasting on the main floor while another DJ plays in the exclusive Ultra Lounge on the second floor.

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Thursdays are “Bijou Thursday”, the young college crowd scene at Club Brava.  Every Thursday you can find a cool-themed party.  Minimum entry age is 18+.

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On Fridays, girls have a date at the disco with Girl Crush Fridays. Saturdays at Brava are “Soundbar Saturdays”, for girls 21+ and guys 23+.


San Juan NightlifeOther clubs in the Santurce, Condado and Old San Juan areas also offer parties with renown DJ’s, cocktails and fun.  Here is a complete week of actual activities in clubs:

  • Monday night party with Velcro – La Respuesta becomes a club of the hip hop and R&B scene, and every Monday you can find a place to dance.
  • Circo – The only club for the LGBTT community with entertainment and music from Wednesdays on in Santurce.
  • Bar El Rubí, La Placita, Santurce – a fun disco bar hang-out open from Wednesdays on.

If nightclubs are not your thing, you can always check out other awesome locations for nighttime activities, such as the wide variety of specialized cocktail bars spread out all over San Juan.

Whatever your nightlife needs are, with a little research you will certainly be able to find your ideal hang out spot in Puerto Rico.