Although Lancaster is situated around an hour's drive from Manchester there are still plenty of bars and locations scattered around Lancaster to make you think twice about getting a train to Manchester for a night out.
Elements Lancaster is one of Lancaster's main nightclubs and is located in a decent part of the city. Not far from the Grand theatre and Lancaster train station you can find many wild nights in Elements.
In Elements, Wednesdays are known as Monopoly Wednesdays and host a whole range of games and prizes that can be won. There are also many other offers such as DID dollars that get you double the amount of value when you spend within the club.
The Sugarhouse is the official Lancaster university students' union nightclub venue is a serious place to get down and dirty with the beats. There is a capacity of over 1,300 which is spread over two rooms and which caters to many various tastes of music.
The Water Witch
Located on the beautiful Lancaster canal, The Water Witch pub and restaurant is a great choice if you are looking for somewhere to relax, unwind and enjoy a drink. They also host quiz nights every Thursday if you are in the mood to test your knowledge.