Melbourne's essential night-time events
From hidden laneway markets to winter wonderlands, Melbourne gets lit once the lights go out.
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The Drunken Poet
With live Irish music, the Drunken Poet is a real locals' pub - cute, cosy and friendly.
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Multilevel karaoke venue with private rooms, open mic karaoke bar and rooftop bar.
Kono Coin Karaoke
Enjoy a karaoke experience at a singing booth.
Marche Board Game Cafe
A wonderland for board gamers and karaoke superstars.
B Lucky & Sons
Cocktails, pizzas and video games make for a pretty entertaining night in this city bar.
A rooftop bar, performance space and late night social club.
Piano bar with world-class performers and a large selection of premium vodkas.
Stars KTV and Lounge
Over 200,000 songs in a number of languages and elegantly designed private karaoke rooms.
The Third Day
A hidden gem in the heart of North Melbourne hosting DJ and dance nights, live music and more.
A multi-level dining and entertainment venue, featuring regular club nights and a whisky boutique.
Party World Karaoke Bar
Conveniently located in the centre of Melbourne with 44 rooms to sing the night away.
Angel Music Bar
A late night music and dance room at the top end of the city.
Karaoke in loads of languages with over 300,000 songs, clean rooms and delicious whisky and soju.
Marrakech Cocktail & Shisha Bar
A seductive cocktail and shisha bar with club nights on weekends.
A nightclub with great DJs taking over every Friday and Saturday night.
Hip 24-hour nightspot with eclectic live dance acts and four individual rooms for clubbing.
Japanese-style karaoke with songs in various languages and Japanese hot dogs.
House of Maximon
An afterlife-themed bar featuring late-night Latin dancing, tequila, and cocktails.
Holey Moley Golf Club
Holey Moley offers a mini golf course and bar with 27 themed holes plus a karaoke room.
An art gallery, music venue and bar in the heart of Chinatown.
A weekend nightlife destination, with DJs spinning until the early morning.
One of the city's premier underground nightclubs.
Holey Moley Golf Club
Holey Moley at Crown offers a mini golf course and bar with 18 themed holes.
Juke's has 10 themed rooms to suit karaoke crews of any size.
This basement live music venue has hosted some of rock music's biggest acts.
Lavish bar and nightclub inspired by the ancient spice routes.
The Elephant and Wheelbarrow
Lively British pub serving up traditional favourites, cold beer, and live music.
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Nightclub at Crown Melbourne with state-of-the-art lighting and sound.
An iconic laneway bar hosting a lineup of local and international rock'n'roll acts.
Witches in Britches
A lively musical-theatre restaurant with a kitsch Halloween atmosphere.
ATET is a floating, open-air oasis in the heart of Docklands.
Late-night music venue and dance club, open Friday and Saturday nights.
A late night hip hop club where punters can let it all out on the dance floor.
KBox Karaoke Private Room
A karaoke institution and the scene of many a hilarious performance.
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