The Venue

Located in Victoria’s famous Bastion Square with an unparalleled view of the Inner Harbour, Upstairs has been a local nightlife institution for decades. Previously known as Harpo’s, Upstairs has played host to countless talented artists over the years including: The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Pearl Jam, Sound Garden, Morgan Page, Conway the Machine, and Wolfgang Gartner. In addition to our regular rotation of weekly club nights, Upstairs is always striving to bring you new and exciting shows. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Instagram so you don’t miss a beat.

The VIP Experience

Upstairs is pleased to offer Victoria’s premier VIP Experience. Our VIP host and server provide expedited entry and table service in a private section complete with security. For more information email us at

Dress Code & Entry Requirements

At Upstairs we require that our patrons are clean and dressed appropriately when entering our venue. Upstairs does not permit patrons to attend the venue in athletic attire, fight or gang related apparel, or in clothing displaying any offensive or derogatory wording/imagery.
For the safety of our staff and patrons, the contents of all bags must be checked prior to entry. Additionally any large bags must be stored in our coat check at the owner’s expense.
All patrons must have two pieces of valid pieces of identification (including one government issued photo ID) proving that they are of legal age. Upstairs is a member of the BarWatch program and identification will be scanned prior to entry to ensure that prospective patrons have not been placed on a ban.
If you have any questions about our entry requirements please contact us via email at
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