Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tempe

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  • 1. Char's Has the Blues

    North Central Phoenix | Music Clubs

    This is one of the Valley's top blues clubs, featuring a calendar of nightly blues, funk, and jazz artists. ...Read More

  • 2. Jade Bar

    Bars/Pubs

    This spot has spectacular views of Paradise Valley and Camelback Mountain; an upscale, modern bar lined with windows; and a relaxing fireplace...Read More

  • 3. AZ88

    Old Town | Bars/Pubs

    This spot is great for feasting on huge portions of food and lavish quantities of liquor, but also for feasting your eyes on the fabulous people...Read More

  • 4. B.S. West

    Old Town | Bars/Pubs

    Tucked behind a shopping center on Scottsdale's main shopping drag, B.S. West draws a stylish, well-heeled gay crowd. ...Read More

  • 5. Buffalo Chip Saloon

    Bars/Pubs

    Watch real cowboys and cowgirls two-step to live music at this saloon, where you can also gorge on mesquite-grilled chicken and buffalo chips...Read More

  • 6. Casey Moore's Oyster House

    Bars/Pubs

    A laid-back institution where students, hippies, and families come together, Casey Moore's occupies a 1910 house rumored to be haunted by ghosts...Read More

  • 7. Cash Inn Country

    North Central Phoenix | Bars/Pubs

    This bar has an eclectic clientele of women and features music just as diverse, from country to Latin. ...Read More

  • 8. Casino Arizona

    Casinos

    You'll get a full entertainment experience here with a steakhouse and buffet, concerts and other live performances, and plenty of gaming including...Read More

  • 9. Casino Arizona at Talking Stick Resort

    Casinos

    Locals come here for blackjack, poker, keno, more than 200 slot machines, and a dash of Las Vegas–like nightlife. ...Read More

  • 10. Charlie's

    North Central Phoenix | Bars/Pubs

    A longtime favorite of local gay men, Charlie's has a country-western look (cowboy hats are the accessory of choice) and friendly staff. ...Read More

  • 11. CityScape

    Downtown Phoenix | Gathering Places

    The best place to take part in Downtown Phoenix's thriving nightlife offers a mix of clubs, entertainment, restaurants, and shopping, all within...Read More

  • 12. Dos Gringos

    Old Town | Bars/Pubs

    A kitschy indoor-outdoor cantina, Dos Gringos will remind you of trips over the Mexican border, or at least spring break. Crowds (mostly college...Read More

  • 13. FEZ on Central

    Downtown Phoenix | Bars/Pubs

    This place is a stylish restaurant by day and a gay-friendly hot spot by night. The sleek interior and fancy drinks make you feel uptown, while...Read More

  • 14. Fort McDowell Casino

    Casinos

    This casino is popular with the resort crowd and poker players. In addition to 150,000 square feet of slot machines, bingo, and keno games,...Read More

  • 15. Four Peaks Brewing Company

    Brewpubs/Beer Gardens

    This beer spot is the former redbrick home of Bordens Creamery. Wash down pub grub—pizza, wings, and burgers—with an ample supply of house-made...Read More

  • 16. Gila River Casino Wild Horse Pass

    Casinos

    Part of the Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino, this place includes 500 slots, live poker, blackjack, and keno. ...Read More

  • 17. Handlebar-J

    Dance Clubs

    This is a lively restaurant and bar with a Western line-dancing, 10-gallon-hat-wearing crowd. ...Read More

  • 18. Harold's Cave Creek Corral

    Bars/Pubs

    Harold's has two full bars, a huge dance floor with live bands on weekends, a game room, TVs, and a restaurant serving some of the best ribs...Read More

  • 19. Jester'Z Improv Comedy

    Comedy Clubs

    The improv troupe performs family-friendly comedy shows on Friday and Saturday nights. ...Read More

  • 20. Kazimierz World Wine Bar

    Old Town | Wine Bars–Nightlife

    Enter this bar through a door marked "The Truth Is Inside," beyond which lies a dark, cavelike wine bar with comfy chairs and good music. ...Read More

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