But with so many venues setting the benchmark through the decades, we have one question – what is the best nightclub ever?
In a bid to answer that we took to Facebook to ask the people who know best, our readers, and we got tonnes of responses - and here they are.
A firm favourite was Kiko's. One reader said: "Kiko's hands down at its peak when I was in my late teens and 20s so that would be from 1979 onwards. We had many many nights of fun good times in there."
Legends nightclub and Harleys Bar, which opened in 1991. Remember the Harley Davison hung from the ceiling?
This was on Sykes Street in Castleford, closed late 80s to make way for Carlton Lanes shopping centre.
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A cellar bar in the North Eastern Hotel on Station Road, It's also been called Trax Upstairs was the Tartan Bar, the bikers’ and rockers’ hangout.