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Circus Disco

6655 Santa Monica Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90038
Circus Disco

www.circusdisco.com Plenty of space to have a ball -or two.


  • Sat 9 p.m. - 4 a.m.
  • Coat Check, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Private Party
Pumping music styles ranging from techno to Latin to pop to, of course, disco for more than decades, Gene La Pietra's spacious dance club compound (the lot also includes a separate danceteria, Arena) remains a go-to for gay grindin', conjunto concerts and occasional electronic rave-type events. It boasts a big and breezy outdoor patio (with BBQ offerings) and a multitude of distinct music areas, not to mention revamped sound, lighting and bounteous disco balls. Full bar; over 21; valet parking.

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