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Spooktacular parties to go to in Jakarta for Halloween (Oct 25-Nov 1)

Spooktacular parties to go to in Jakarta for Halloween (Oct 25-Nov 1)

Prepare your costumes, as we round up some of the most happening Halloween parties in Jakarta

It’s wines-day next Wednesday: Come celebrate Coconuts Jakarta’s 5th anniversary party with free-flow vino (Oct. 16)

It’s wines-day next Wednesday: Come celebrate Coconuts Jakarta’s 5th anniversary party with free-flow vino (Oct. 16)

Red and white are the colors of the Indonesian flag, and they also represent the colors of all the wine we’ll be imbibing at Coconuts Jakarta’s fifth anniversary party next...

Take a walk down memory lane with Coconuts Jakarta’s greatest hits at our 5th anniversary party (Oct. 16)

Take a walk down memory lane with Coconuts Jakarta’s greatest hits at our 5th anniversary party (Oct. 16)

It’s been five fun-filled years since Coconuts Jakarta launched in 2014. We have had a blast bringing you the funniest/weirdest/most frustrating/most wondrous stories out of...

Coconuts Hot Spot: Bar Gina, Jakarta’s first feminist bar

Coconuts Hot Spot: Bar Gina, Jakarta’s first feminist bar

Bar Gina aims to be a safe space where everyone — especially women — can get their drink on wearing whatever they like. Respeck.

Skyeve | Razzle Dazzle | Boogie to the Future | Our Picks for the Best New Year’s Eve Parties in Jakarta

Skyeve | Razzle Dazzle | Boogie to the Future | Our Picks for the Best New Year’s Eve Parties in Jakarta

Check out our picks for special promos and parties in Jakarta on New Year's Eve!

The Coconuts Guide To The Best Halloween Parties in Jakarta (2018)

The Coconuts Guide To The Best Halloween Parties in Jakarta (2018)

Places where you can unleash your inner party monster.

The Coconuts Guide to free-flow deals in Jakarta: Where to find all-you-can-drink wine, cocktails or beer promos any day of the week

The Coconuts Guide to free-flow deals in Jakarta: Where to find all-you-can-drink wine, cocktails or beer promos any day of the week

Please drink responsibly! (We have to say that)

Rumors of Jakarta’s infamous Stadium reopening disproven, police sign off on renamed ‘Illigals’ club

Rumors of Jakarta’s infamous Stadium reopening disproven, police sign off on renamed ‘Illigals’ club

Over the weekend, rumors emerged on social media that Stadium — the now-shuttered Jakarta nightclub that was once infamous throughout the region as a ecstasy-fueled den of...

The Best Bars in Jakarta: Where to find the friendliest crowds, the cheapest beer and the coolest cocktails

The Best Bars in Jakarta: Where to find the friendliest crowds, the cheapest beer and the coolest cocktails

From cheap and cheerful to posh and glam, Jakarta's got all of its bar bases covered. Here's our curated collection of the Indonesian capital's best places for trendy tipplers and...


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Coconuts Jakarta Bars & Nightlife

Some people would say that Jakarta’s nightlife is the city’s best kept secret. For the capital of the most-populous Muslim majority country in the world, Jakarta’s nightlife can be surprisingly wild. At one end of the spectrum there are increasingly sophisticated nightclubs and bars featuring international DJs and mixologists. At the other end of the spectrum there are shady, semi-underground clubs that offer all sorts of illicit pleasures late into the night and, in some cases, past the break of dawn. Much of Jakarta’s upscale nightlife these days is centered around SCBD (the Sudirman Central Business District) Senopati, Senayan and Mega Kuningan. Posh new clubs and cocktail-centric restaurant/bars are opening in those areas all the time. Among those that have stood the test of time are X2, Lucy in the Sky, Fable and Emporium, all regularly packed on the weekends with the capital’s see-and-be-seen crowd. Nightclubs like Dragonfly, Blowfish and Colosseum up north and Jenja to the south regularly bring in top international DJs to spin the decks for discerning Jakarta EDM fans. A plethora of rooftop bars are a relatively recent addition to the nightlife scene, with Skye and Cloud Lounge being among the most impressive, with settings atop massive skyscrapers offering views unlike anywhere else in Jakarta. The dark side of Jakarta’s nightlife scene is slowly getting cleaned up, with the closures of the infamous Stadium and more recently Milles a sign that the government is getting serious about putting an end to such shady establishments. But for those willing to risk it, there are still venues out there where you can party all night long and walk out of the club to face the harsh light of day.

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