The South Shore downtown area is streaming with nightlife. With the casinos on the Nevada state line and the Shops at the Heavenly Village nearby, there are ample nightlife spots for the travelers looking to be in the heart of the action. Here are our top 5 favorite picks for places to spend an energetic night out on the town:
Located inside the MontBleu Casino & Spa, Opal Ultra Lounge (pictured above) is open on Fridays and Saturdays from 10pm ‘til dawn. A popular destination for both tourists and locals, Opal offers regional and national deejays to get the blood pumping on the dance floor. With some of the best prices in town for VIP table and bottle service, Opal is a very popular bachelor and bachelorette party destination. The club comes complete with go-go dancers, heart-pumping music, and free admission for ladies!
HQ Center Bar
Also located inside the MontBleu, you will find HQ in the center of the casino floor. Offering a lively atmosphere, this circular bar has a large central “fire and ice” fire pit, craft cocktails, karaoke with Dreu Murin every Thursday from 10pm to 1am, comfortable lounge area with views of the casino floor and lobby, and live entertainment every Friday and Saturday from 8pm to 12am. Or begin your evening here for a beverage before heading into Opal for a night full of dancing!
As the South Shore’s largest nightclub, located inside Harrah’s, PEEK Nightclub offers 6,700 square feet of space, several bars, and spacious dancefloor, so you’ll be sure to have an unforgettable night of dancing, music and adventures! PEEK has become one of the nation’s best-known nightclubs featuring big-named Las Vegas, New York, Miami and L.A. DJ’s. PEEK is open on Fridays and Saturdays from 10:30pm to 4am, and be sure to dress to impress; the dress code is strictly enforced.
Dance the night away at Sammy Hagar’s legendary Cabo Wabo Cantina with live music and a nightclub atmosphere. With friendly bartenders, excellent crafted cocktails, and open floorplan, Cabo Wabo is a great spot to start an evening out with friends, or settle in for the night and rock out to some great music. During the day, the restaurant serves some authentic Mexican and southwestern cuisine, then the music begins around 9:30pm to 10:30pm nightly!
Located in the Shops at Heavenly Village, The Loft is a unique combination of a restaurant, lounge, and theatre, with “Magic Fusion” performances nightly. Enjoy a show, exquisite hand-crafted Italian cuisine in the restaurant, or the bar and lounge area, separately or together to create an experience tailored to your preferences. The Loft also offers late-nights in the lounge with live DJs, as well as serving food and beverages until 2am. Be sure to check their nightly specials!