Solas is a luxurious dance club and lounge bar on three levels. Visitors can enjoy classic cocktails and small plates on a first-floor open-air patio or the rooftop deck, which has a motorized awning and offers fine views of Glenwood South downtown district. The lounges and bar rooms are secondary to the second floor’s glass-bottom dance floor, however, which is usually crowded with revelers on weekends. Solas has private rooms and first-rate VIP service, and caters to corporate events, weddings and private parties.
Noir is an upscale lounge bar and dance club near downtown Raleigh boasting sultry lighting, crystal chandeliers, exposed brick and plush velvet seating. The club has a vintage, ornate feel, and bills itself as an old-school European venue. The bar itself is a large room with a dance floor between lounge-seating and a beautiful black counter. In between cocktails and dancing at Noir, you can enjoy the club's front patio, which is a great vantage point for people watching.
Contrary to it’s name, Still Life is one of the liveliest nightlife joints in town. The resident and guest DJs spin some popular tricks that are sure to get your feet dancing. Though the place looks tiny initially, the young crowd, strong concoctions and the loud music will make you forget all your complaints. The VIP private booths and bottle service also makes this a great place to treat your partner in style. The venue also doubles up as an event space for private parties and celebrations. If you are wondering where to kick off the weekend, then Still Life is where you should be headed for a fun-filled night.
Sharp Nine Gallery is the right place to go to if you are interested in jazz. Located in Durham, NC, the venue organizes various music programs and classes and aims to educate the crowd on jazz culture. They are also available for concerts and other music events.
It's not uncommon to overhear a group of Chapel Hill students buzzing about the great time they had at the Library. Of course, they aren't describing a late night study session, but a wild outing at one of the University's most popular bars. The Library is the place to go for fabulous music - alternating between live bands and DJs throughout the week. Get your nose out of those books and hit up The Library tonight!