While far and few between, nightclubs for the under 18 crowd do exist in New Jersey. Some clubs are strictly for kids and offer music, dancing, events and private parties. Other New Jersey nightclubs that cater to adults, sometimes promote teen nights, in which clubs close down bars and open doors to kids.
Creative Experience in Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey combines a nightclub atmosphere with art activities for kids. Parents can rent out the tropical nightclub for between $375 and $475 for up to 100 people. These packages include catering, cotton candy, face painting and a live DJ and MC. Creative Experience also displays a big screen video show on the dance floor. This nightclub typically caters to younger children and is mostly used for events such birthdays, graduations and art parties.
Creative Experience 528 Rear Arnold Avenue Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742 732-892-3700 nightclubforkids.com
Confetti:The Ultimate Teen Nightclub Experience in Randoph, New Jersey offers teens a place for sweet 16 parties, bar and bat mitzvahs and other special events. In addition to private parties, Confetti holds a teen dance party every Friday evening featuring DJ's, dancing and glow in the dark foam parties.
Confetti 1380 Sussex Turnpike Randolph, NJ 07869 973-895-3278 confettiteen.com
Joey Harrison's Surf Club
In Ortley Beach, New Jersey, sits Joey Harrison's Surf Club. The Club holds a variety of events on their private beach including Teen Scene. As part of Teen Scene, the nightclub hosts teen nights and birthday parties. Teen nights include a DJ and dancing. Admission is between $15 and $20 and the club has a strict dress code.
1900 Ocean Ave. Ortley Beach, NJ 08751 732-793-6625 thesurfclubnj.com
You may also want to contact over 18 or over 21 nightclubs. Sometimes these clubs set aside nights specifically for teens in which clubs close bars and open doors to kids. Other venues, such as Harrahs's Resort in Atlantic City, New Jersey open up teen centers for kids to play arcade games and listen to island music while parents experience casinos and nightclubs.
Harrah's Resort Atlantic City 777 Harrah's Blvd Atlantic City, NJ 08401 609-441-5000 harrahsresort.com
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