Nightlife & the Arts in Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tempe

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Name Category Location
 
Actors Theatre of Phoenix
The resident theater troupe at the Herberger...
Theater Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tempe
 
Ak-Chin Pavilion
This outdoor amphitheater books major live...
Arts Centers, Concerts Downtown Phoenix
 
Arizona Opera
This company stages an opera season in both...
Music Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tempe
 
Arizona Theatre Company
Based in Tuscon, the Arizona Theatre Company also...
Theater Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tempe
 
AZ88
This spot is great for feasting on huge...
Bars Scottsdale
 
B.S. West
Tucked behind a shopping center on Scottsdale's...
Bars Scottsdale
 
Ballet Arizona
The state's professional ballet company...
Dance Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tempe
 
The Black Theatre Troupe
This troupe presents original and contemporary...
Theater Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tempe
 
Buffalo Chip Saloon
Watch real cowboys and cowgirls two-step to live...
Bars Cave Creek and Carefree
 
Casey Moore's Oyster House
A laid-back institution where students, hippies,...
Bars Tempe and Around
 
Cash Inn Country
This bar has an eclectic clientele of women and...
Bars Greater Phoenix
 
Casino Arizona at Salt River
This is the largest casino in the area, with five...
Casinos Scottsdale
 
Casino Arizona at Talking Stick Resort
Locals come here for blackjack, poker, keno, more...
Casinos Scottsdale
 
Celebrity Theatre
This 2,600-seat theater-in-the-round hosts...
Arts Centers, Concerts Downtown Phoenix
 
Char's Has the Blues
This is one of the Valley's top blues clubs, with...
Music Clubs Greater Phoenix
 
Charlie's
A longtime favorite of local gay men, Charlie's...
Bars Greater Phoenix
 
Childsplay
The state's theater company for young audiences...
Theater Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tempe
 
The Comedy Spot
Catch local and national stand-up talent at this...
Comedy Clubs Scottsdale
 
Comerica Theatre
Phoenix's high-tech, state-of-the-art...
Arts Centers, Concerts, Theater Downtown Phoenix
 
Crescent Ballroom
This small music venue only accommodates 350...
Music Tempe and Around
 
Dos Gringos
A kitschy indoor-outdoor cantina, Dos Gringos...
Bars Scottsdale
 
FEZ on Central
This place is a stylish restaurant by day and a...
Bars Greater Phoenix
 
Fort McDowell Casino
This casino is popular with the resort crowd. In...
Casinos Greater Phoenix
 
Four Peaks Brewing Company
This beer spot is the former redbrick home of...
Brewpubs / Beer Gardens Tempe and Around
 
Gila River Casino Wild Horse Pass
Part of the Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino, this...
Casinos Tempe and Around
 
Greasewood Flat
It's not fancy; in fact, it's downright...
Bars Scottsdale
 
Great Arizona Puppet Theater
With performances in a historic building...
Theater Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tempe
 
Handlebar-J
This is a lively restaurant and bar with a...
Dance Clubs Scottsdale
 
Harold's Cave Creek Corral
Harold's has two full bars, a huge dance floor...
Bars Cave Creek and Carefree
 
Herberger Theater Center
The home of the Arizona Theatre Company and other...
Arts Centers Downtown Phoenix
 
Jade Bar
This spot has spectacular views of Paradise...
Bars Greater Phoenix
 
Jester'Z Improv Comedy
The improv troupe performs family-friendly comedy...
Comedy Clubs Scottsdale
 
Kazimierz World Wine Bar
Enter this bar through a door marked "The...
Wine Bars Scottsdale
 
Lux Central
Decorated with local art and retro furniture,...
Cafes Downtown Phoenix
 
Majerle's Sports Grill
Operated by former Phoenix Suns basketball player...
Bars Downtown Phoenix
 
Marquee Theatre
This venue hosts mainly headlining rock-and-roll...
Music Clubs Tempe and Around
 
The Monastery
You grill your own burgers and nosh on picnic...
Bars Tempe and Around
 
Phoenix Symphony Orchestra
The resident company at Symphony Hall, the...
Music Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tempe
 
Phoenix Theatre
Across the courtyard from the Phoenix Art Museum,...
Theater Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tempe
 
Postino Wine Cafe
Postino has grown from a small neighborhood haunt...
Bars Greater Phoenix
 
Rancher Bar
Real live wranglers and cowboys meet up at this...
Bars Wickenburg
 
Rawhide Western Town and Steakhouse at Wild Horse Pass
A Valley favorite for more than four decades,...
Theater Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tempe
 
Rhythm Room
Excellent local and national rock and blues...
Music Clubs Greater Phoenix
 
Rock Bottom Brewery
The beer here is brewed on the premises and...
Brewpubs / Beer Gardens Scottsdale
 
Rockin' R Ranch
This ranch includes a petting zoo, a...
Theater Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tempe
 
The Rose & Crown
Next to two of the Valley's major sports...
Bars Downtown Phoenix
 
Salty Senorita
This spot is known more for its extensive...
Bars Scottsdale
 
SanTan Brewing Company
Come here for good food with great beer and an...
Brewpubs / Beer Gardens Tempe and Around
 
School of Rock
A favorite for Arizona State University students,...
Dance Clubs Tempe and Around
 
Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts
Performances at this cultural and entertainment...
Arts Centers, Theater Scottsdale
 
Seamus McCaffrey's Irish Pub
Enjoy one of the dozen European brews on draft at...
Bars Downtown Phoenix
 
Stand Up Live
This downtown comedy club features national...
Comedy Clubs Downtown Phoenix
 
The Tempe Improv
Part of a national chain, The Tempe Improv...
Comedy Clubs Tempe and Around
 
Ticketmaster
You can buy tickets for nearly every event in the...
Tickets Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tempe

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