This tri- level, 80,000-squarefoot, day-and-night, 6,200- person- capacity venue consists of a warehouse-style, climate- controlled indoor space with high ceilings, sofas, chandeliers and a stateof-the-art sound system, an outdoor space with towering palm trees and a roof deck offering views of the Empire State Building, and an indoor space with hand- carved, wood-paneled walls and 15-foot ceilings. 140 Stewart Ave., btw Meserole & Randolph sts., Williamsburg, Brooklyn, avant- gardner.com. No phone.
The name of this mega- club is an acronym for “one of a kind.” Patrons sit, dance and frolic under a ceiling made of raw oak slats, while an outdoor lounge accommodates smokers. 453 W. 17th St., btw Ninth & 10th aves., 212.242.1111.
A suggested dress code of “Brooklyn is the New Black” and prohibited use of photography and recording devices set the tone for this Brooklyn deep-house and techno club. 74 Wythe Ave., btw N. 11th & N. 12th sts., Greenpoint, Brooklyn, 212.555.1212.