Last chance to dance: ten huge events happening this weekend

Here are the best last-minute events that you can attend this weekend.

Skiddle Staff

Last updated: 15th Dec 2023

We must bid you farewell for the year with this being the final Last Chance To Dance of the year. We're leaving you with a brilliant selection of amazing events to see out the rest of the year. So, if you're looking for one more final club night or rave before Christmas, take a look below.


Hold Tight - Alternative Dance Music - YES


When: Friday 15th December

Where: YES Pink Room, Manchester

This is the monthly alternative dance event at YES, where the Hold Tight DJs will be playing tunes from the best in contemporary dance. Expect to hear the likes of Overmono, Nia Archives, Mall Grab, Fred Again.. and more.  


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Hit & Run's Big Camp Mad Friday


When: Friday 15th December

Where: Secret Location, Manchester

This party is all about inclusivity and exemplifying that the dancefloor is a safe space for everyone. Switching between Jungle, Drum and Bass and dubstep, DJs performing will include Nathan X, Metrodome, Private Joy and more. A third of the profits will go to Islington Mill foundation. 


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Puddles Christmas Party W/Mother Earth


When: Friday 15th December

Where: Stage and Radio, Manchester

Puddles are throwing a Christmas party that will feature the might duo Mother Earth. It'll be their first-ever headline show in the region and they're going to bring some absolutely electric energy to the event. This will be one of the hottest tickets in Manchester this weekend.


This event has been cancelled
Mother Earth couldn't make this event so we made it free



Heartless Crew In The Manor Christmas Party


When: Friday 15th December

Where: XOYO, London

Heartless Crew return to The Manor with a crazy line-up that will get you buzzing just before Christmas. Head down to Old Street's XOYO to experience names such as DJ Pioneer, Charlotte Devaney and Martin Larner in action.


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Platform 11 Presents Alan Fitzpatrick


When: Saturday 16th December

Where: Platform 11, Pontypridd

A legend who needs little introduction, Alan Fitzpatrick will be turning the heat up in Wales this weekend at Platform 11. His sets are truly hedonistic experiences, where you can allow yourself to be fully captured by the grooves that will keep you moving all night long.


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The Craig Charles Funk and Soul House Party - Bristol


When: Saturday 16th December

Where: O2 Academy, Bristol

The latest stop of for Craig Charles' Funk and Soul club will be Bristol and this variation will see him embrace a house party vibe. Get ready to be transported to a world of rhythm and soul, where grooves will be flying around the venue and the whole thing will feel like one communal party.


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Binary 2023 Closing Party Riley + Youniverse


When: Friday 15th December

Where: 24 Kitchen Street, Liverpool

Binary are saying goodbye for 2023 and are putting one one final big party to end the year in style. Riley will be playing an extended set through until the morning and he'll be supported by YOUniverse for what should be an electric night of Tech House. 


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The Arch Nightclub's Christmas Party With Wayne Lineker


When: Friday 15th December

Where: The Arch Nightclub, Neath

Wayne Lineker will be the special guest at The Arch Nightclub this weekend. Grab some friends and get yourself down for what should be a night of festive cheer. Expect to hear hard-hitting techno and club classics all night long.


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Serotone - Taxman, Syran, Hadley, Melinki


When: Saturday 16th December

Where: The Volks Nightclub, Brighton

Serotone Recordings are celebrating the end of 2023 by returning home to one of Brighton's best underground venues in The Volks Nightclub. They are bringing down some of the best names from DNB including Taxman, Syran, Hadley and many more.


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Our House Christmas Shindig


When: Saturday 16th December

Where: The Warehouse, Leeds

It's Christmaaas and Our House are spreading festive cheer and they are going to be doing it at one of Leeds' biggest venues The Warehouse. Across two rooms, they will be playing Old Skool tunes as well as trance and Ibiza classics. This is one way to end the year on a high.


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Check out our What's On Guide to discover even more rowdy raves and sweaty gigs taking place over the coming weeks and months. For festivals, lifestyle events and more, head on over to our Things To Do page or be inspired by the event selections on our Inspire Me page.