5 Party Cities That Know How to Get Down

Everyone needs to get out and unwind after a busy school or workweek, but that’s sometimes hard to do in your hometown. That’s when a vacation to a fun city is in order. Are you looking for a destination that knows how to throw a great party? Take a look at these five party cities that won’t disappoint.

Miami, Florida

Miami is one of the best places to go if you’re looking for a wild party. South Beach and Miami Beach offer clubs and bars in plenty, so you don’t have to look far to get to the nightlife. Plus, there are exciting parties and festivals during the day on the beaches, especially during the summer.

New Orleans, Louisiana

With some of the coolest boutique hotels and restaurants in the US, no list of party cities would be complete without New Orleans. It’s known for its happening nightlife, particularly on Bourbon Street. It’s also world-famous for its Mardi Gras celebrations. If you want to hop along a fantastic bar scene, head to New Orleans.

Las Vegas, Nevada

Another great party city is Las Vegas. People have been going here to have fun for decades. On the infamous Strip you can see a show, hop around from bar to bar, try your luck at a casino, or visit any of the other fun attractions. Most of the action takes place on the Strip and it’s easy to walk to your hotel or grab a taxi so you don’t have to worry about driving yourself after a fun night of partying. Plus, the city never sleeps, so you can have fun all hours of the day and night.

Austin, Texas

In general, Austin is pretty mellow and one of the best places to live in terms of attractions, school, and jobs. It also has an amazing live music scene that makes for a fun night out on the town. Head over to Sixth Street or South Congress for a wild weekend full of dancing and fun. You can go dancing at the Broken Spoke, take part in the festivities of the First Thursday street party, or hang out with friends as you watch the sunset over Lake Travis.

New York City, New York

In a recent AFC survey, New York City ranked as the least relaxing city in the US. That’s because there is always something to do or see, even if it’s the middle of the night. Bar hopping is popular in the East Village and Manhattan is full of nightlife attractions that will leave your wallet empty. If you’re looking for a good time in New York City, head to Birdland, the Comedy Cellar, or Terra Blues. There truly is something for everyone.

These are just some of the best-known party cities in the US. There are lots of other places that can help you have a good time when you need to unwind. Where do you recommend people go if they’re in the mood for a party? Leave a comment below.

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