Quality Inn Conference Center at Citrus Hills
350 E. Norvell Bryant Highway
Hernando, FL 34442
Phone: (352) 527-0015
Fax: (352) 527-2360
Bourbon Street Nightclub features a 10,000-square-foot concert venue with excellent views of the stage from any seat in the house. The atmosphere is electric as the sounds of live local and regional musical entertainment pound from the heavy-duty sound system. Two full bars and a daily happy hour will keep your thirst quenched and your head rocking into the early morning hours. Sports enthusiasts can enjoy the football season as Bourbon Street features NFL action along with racing and baseball events on the extra-large projection TV. Ticket prices and cover charge vary for each live event. -Vickie Ferguson
If you are a country music fan, looking for those familiar tunes amid all the Rock, R&B, House, or Latin music that is found abundantly throughout most clubs Gainesville, then head to :08, or Eight Seconds, Gainesville. This nightclub prides itself on being a popular hot-spot for country music, and, perhaps, locals will back up these claims. Located in the heart of the city, along the ever-bustling University Avenue, this club features bands from all over the country on its stage. If you come for the music, then you might stay for the drink specials on beers, cocktails, and more. The club also offers entertaining club nights from Thursday to Saturday, and the venue cal be hired for private events from Monday to Wednesday.
One of the popular nightclubs in the city, Plasma Lounge has been around for several years. Their House night is especially popular, and is known to be one of the hottest party scenes in the city. Head here on a Friday night, and let Simon, who owns this club, take you away on a journey through the wonders churned out on the disc. The club also hosts live bands now and then, so do stop by on your night out on the town.
The University Avenue of Gainesville, FL, is home to a fine melange of bars, restaurant, and clubs, each full with a promise of a great night out. The Vault Nightclub is one of these venues along that busy avenue. But, this club does stand out from the crowd of clubs surrounding it. Spread over two floors, excluding the mezzanine level, with The Loft Lounge located on the second floor, The Vault is your quintessential venue for some nightly wanderings. On offer are live performances by popular artists and bands, entertaining theme nights, and scintillating drinks. See the website or call to know more.
One of the popular venues for live music and great drinks in downtown Gainesville, The Atlantic beckons all seeking a great night out. A tastefully decorated venue, The Atlantic offers the comfort of a lounge, the liveliness of a nightclub, and the friendliness of a neighborhood bar to its customers, and the patrons here will confirm it. Open Wednesdays to Saturdays, the venue features theme nights like Motown Showdown on Wednesdays and DANG!! on Thursdays, which have come to be quite popular. Live music graces the stage on Saturdays. See the website or call to know more.
Like its sister bar, the University Area Hangout, the Lutz Area Hangout features entertainment and events every night of the week. In addition to Karaoke, Trivia Nights and Beer Pong tournaments, the LA Hangout frequently hosts live bands such as local favorite Phoenix, offers Thursday Bike Night specials and features a Friday evening Pig Roast. The Hangout is open all afternoon, so arrive early to grab a bite and a pint, or take advantage of the pool tables, dart boards and video games. Happy Hour is every day until 7 pm and smoking is allowed. For locals who don't care to venture all the way to Ybor, the LA Hangout is a hands-down favorite.
Located centrally at Northdale Plaze, Mango Biche attracts you with its Latin, hip hop flavor. This club regularly runs ladies nights. It also features merengue and salsa in typical Colombian style, and occasionally, hip hop tunes are sprinkled to get you into the groove. The place can get a big claustrophic when crowded but you can always sneak out outdoors to get some fresh air before you hit the dance floor.
Party in two bars for the price of one! Peabody's and The Palms can deliver a good time any day of the week. On the bar side of things you'll find several pool tables for the crowd that's looking to chill and take advantage of the fantastic drink specials, while the connecting Palms Lounge houses a dance floor for college students looking to get down. Events include 2-for-1 Tuesdays, with DJs playing 80s classics in the Palms, and Thursday pitcher night, when liquor pitchers go for as low as $6. If you're in the USF area, Peabody's is by far the best place to “Eat, Drink, and Get Racked.”
It is always late night party time in Tampa at Whisky North. Open until late there is plenty of time to shoot a game of pool or watch your favorite football game on TVs. And if you feel to have a late night snack, order for one. There is still plenty of time to enjoy live music and show off your dance moves. Casual but upscale atmosphere is the rule so dress appropriately and leave your sneakers and ball caps at home.
This dazzling nightclub will sweep you off your feet as soon as you walk through the door. With two levels, sophisticated lighting, and adirondack decor, (think plaid sofas and reclaimed wood accents), this club is unlike any you've ever seen. Best of all free cab rides home deter bad decisions.
Let the sound of island music and the aroma of tantalizing Caribbean and Latin cooking set the mood for a fine dining experience. Select from delectable entrees such as Blackened Grouper, Guava Salmon, Jamaican Jerk Pork Tenderloin, New York Strip Steak, Cuban Style Back Pork Ribs and Paella created by award winning chef Will Greenwood. Dine inside or on the outside patio. A separate bar and lounge area is available for food, drinks, televised sporting events and happy hour Monday through Friday from 4p-7p. Enjoy live Jazz on Friday night from 7p-10p. Casual yet upscale atmosphere; dress accordingly.
Borderline is a club like any other and is best on a weekend with good company. Guzzle some beer and savory snacks, chat with the women, dance to the beat—drunken or not—and just generally have a great time. From Waters Avenue head East and find the club on the right-hand side. Although if you had a bit too much to drink your best bet would be to catch a cab back home.