The Best Nightlife in South Jersey
Posted by Long & Foster | Friday, July 16, 2021

After a day on the beach, hit the town in South Jersey! Avalon and Sea Isle City are both hotspots for lively nightlife and entertainment including live music and DJs. Enjoy a night of dancing with friends at a nightclub or opt for a cozy tavern environment with acoustic music. Plus, many of these spots also offer tasty bites to eat if you get hungry during your night out on the town!  

Nightlife in Avalon, NJ

A man serves a cocktail

The Windrift 

The Signature Lounge at the Windrift Resort is home to a charming piano bar with live entertainment 5 nights a week. Grab a cocktail to enjoy while you enjoy live music and chat with friends. Also at the Windrift is an outdoor Tiki Bar that features stunning views. Choose a cocktail from a wide array of house-made cocktails, beers, and wines and munch on delicious food while you enjoy the breeze at this outdoor bar. 

The Princeton 

The Princeton is a hotspot for entertainment in Avalon, NJ. With a tasty food menu ranging from salads, burgers, seafood, and more, there’s no better place to grab a bite to eat and enjoy a night out with friends and family. Entertainment can be enjoyed nearly every night with bands and DJs and a dog-friendly patio means the entire family can tag along! 

The Whitebriar's Mermaid Café 

The Whitebriar’s Mermaid Café is a prime destination for dancing and sushi! The bar is full of beachy flair with a playlist that will get you out of your chair and on the dance floor. Order a special roll or one of the chef’s signature roll and pair it with a signature cocktail or beer. Get ready to dance the night away at this beachy bar! 

Sea Isle City Nightlife

Friends dance together on a night out

Ocean Drive Beach Club 

With live music and DJs virtually every night, you can always have a night out on the town at the Ocean Drive Beach Club! Grab a bite to eat at the Sandbar and Grill or enjoy a happy hour for a beachy cocktail. Some of the nightlife you can expect are DJ performances and even nights with dueling pianos! 


With 6 different, unique bars all in one location, KIX is a perfect destination for a night out in Sea Isle City. Take your pick of a night club, indoor and outdoor lounge, a patio with frozen drinks, the intimate Kit-Kat Club, and a to-go bar. Find your new favorite drink and toast to a great night with friends and family. 

Dead Dog Saloon  

This cozy two-story tavern is a quaint spot for good brews and live music. Select from an ever-changing rotation of draft beers or red and white wines while sitting back and enjoying the music from local artists. Hungry? You can also dig into some shareable snacks like pretzel bites, chicken wings, cheesesteak minis, and more!  

Enjoy Nightlife on Jersey’s Coast 

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Explore these nightlife spots and so much more when you book a stay in an Avalon or Sea Isle City vacation rental. From hitting the beach, shopping in local boutiques, and enjoying delicious seafood and more, there is so much to explore when you book a stay in South Jersey! 

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