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A good thing about being on vacation is that every day can be a weekend day. Wanting to hit the coolest spots in the area is only natural. That’s why we wanted to showcase this area’s vibrant nightlife.

Below you’ll find a list of the most trendy and interesting places to check out while you’re in town. Whether you’re new to the area, looking for something different to do, or just visiting, we’re sure you’ll find something you’ll love.

Bonham Exchange

411 Bonham St
San Antonio, TX 78205   Directions

(210) 224-9219

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Make every effort to party through the halls of the Bonham Exchange and you'll discover that you’re not just walking into one of the hottest night clubs in San Antonio, you’re literally traveling back in time. With seriously awesome DJs, drag shows and drink specials, you will find a mixed crowd occupying a three-story dance club in a historic venue close to the Alamo. 

The Bonham Exchange has been known as San Antonio’s premier downtown hot spot for over 30 years hosting the likes of Tina Turner, the Ramones, the Bangles, Iggy Pop, Simple Minds along with astounding cast parties, celebrity events and sightings. With a recently massive renovation you'll understand why the Exchange is a must stop and memory-maker for you.

Burnhouse Rooftop

4553 N Loop 1604 W
San Antonio, TX 78249   Directions

(210) 810-5090

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Catch the spreading nightlife fire at Burnhouse Rooftop, one of the finest examples of the rooftop bar trend currently winding its way through the Alamo City. Located near Topgolf and offering splendid views of the sprawling city and a fabulous mix of relaxation, cocktails, and clubbing, this bar will completely amaze and astound you.

Aiming to be a place where you can escape the stresses of life's routine, this terrace serves as the epicenter of the fun during the night with a near tropical feel in the air as people gather to toast the sun as it sinks behind the city. With its climate-controlled 800 square foot main roof, you'll enjoy an expansive bar and creative roster of DJs and themed nights to keep it fresh and real. 

Franky Diablos

1301 Roosevelt Ave
San Antonio, TX 78210   Directions

(210) 577-5900

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Gleaming south from Downtown, Franky Diabolos stands ready to greet you with pure San Antonio flavor and mystique in a small bar themed with sugar skulls and urban legend history served one shot at a time. Here you can take cool-sounding shots and drink beer with the great satisfaction that you made the right stop for the evening. 

With its dive-bar motif and eclectic mix of live music in a small space, they invite you to try their signature shots including the Flying Chancla, the Donkey Lady, and for those aficionados of South Texas folklore, La Lechuza. This cool little spot is perfect to show up with some friends and just hang out, have a good time with some cold drinks and maybe play some pool.

Garden Bistro Bar

18360 Blanco Rd Ste 100
San Antonio, TX 78258   Directions

(210) 290-8484

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After the sun sets on your full and amazing day, drop by the Garden Bistro Bar for an impressive taste of San Antonio nightlife. Whether it's for an evening of Karaoke, a gathering of A-list celebrities, Latin Salsa or the finest DJs the city has to offer, the dance floor comes alive and First Class Bottle Service awaits your party. 

Make your reservations now for a classic night to remember and experience the finest in the up-market nature of a growing number of clubs in the area. Here, first hand, you'll recognize familiar guests and celebrities amid the flashy lounge digs.

Howl At The Moon - San Antonio

111 W Crockett St #201
San Antonio, TX 78205   Directions

(210) 212-4770

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Get ready for Howl at the Moon, the most unique nightlife experience in the country where you can sing, dance and howl as the most versatile and talented musicians perform your favorite songs from 80s rock, 90s pop and today’s dance hits on dueling pianos, guitars and more in a high-energy show located on the San Antonio River. 

Whether you are celebrating a birthday, bachelorette or bachelor party, seasonal holidays, private meetings, corporate events or just want a fun night out, Howl at the Moon is the perfect spot for you. Also superb for networking, fundraisers, team building, and memorable graduation celebrations, the owners and staff are ready to help you rock it. 

Improv Comedy Club - San Antonio Rivercenter

849 E Commerce St
San Antonio, TX 78205   Directions

(210) 229-1420

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Roar your way into the beautifully remodeled Improv Comedy Club at the mega-center of action and fun times, the San Antonio Rivercenter. Located in downtown near the Alamo, the Improv is easily accessible on the third floor where they have been making San Antonio laugh since 1993 with A-list comedians including George Lopez, Drew Carey, Jeff Dunham and many more. 

Try your hand at comedic crack-ups with their free open-mic shows every Saturday afternoons or schedule your private parties, raise funds for your charity event or just create another fun-filled weekend extravaganza of laughter. Their friendly waitstaff will assist you with food and drink selections to enhance the bursts of roars and radiating grins. You'll be going back for more. 



8021 Pinebrook Dr
San Antonio, TX 78230   Directions

(210) 366-3229


Blast the night away at your party destination known to all as the Industry where they provide themed nights and a non-stop blow out atmosphere from 80s to 90s throwbacks to a 2000 dance extravaganza with a DJ that'll get you movin' & shakin' with great dance areas, a VIP section, plenty of seating, friendly staff and a full bar. 

Find out why the Industry is a favorite with lots of people nightly with plenty of space to move around and mix with a great crowd just looking to leave their work and worry behind and let loose on the dance floor. This place has what it takes to turn your days into memorable nights.

Ivory Lounge & Nightclub

5152 Fredericksburg Rd
San Antonio, TX 78229   Directions

(210) 340-4879

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Come by and find out why USA Today voted Ivory Lounge & Night Club the #1 Nightclub in San Antonio on Fredericksburg Road with an all-white decor backdrop to music, dancing, incredible lighting effects and great cocktails with great service. Their well-trained staff provides excellent service as you enjoy the evening surrounded by a wonderful crowd of your peers in classic context.

While San Antonio is a city full of casual hangouts, it's nice to find an alternative to cheap beer at a local hole-in-the-wall and enter a modern atmosphere replete with VIP bottle service, a full bar with signature martinis, drinks, shots and some of the aras top DJs spinning a variety of today's most popular music along with stimulating pearly-white and heavenly visual elements.

Jazz TX

312 Pearl Pkwy Bldg 6 Ste 6001
San Antonio, TX 78215   Directions

(210) 332-9386

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Bebop and dig the cool rhythms of Jazz, TX located in the cellar of the Bottling House at the historic Pearl Brewery where you and your nightly crew will double-time across San Antonio’s newest hot spot for live music, dancing and a cozy atmosphere. Here you will be pleasantly surprised by the combo of an upscale Jazz club with the grit of a Texas dance hall.

Your fusion experience will be nourished with a full kitchen featuring South Texas cuisine, as well as craft cocktails, wine and a variety of Texas beers on tap. Jazz, TX celebrates the broad spectrum of South Texas music, including Jazz, Blues, Texas Swing, and Salsa, featuring performances from many of the area's greatest musicians. It's time for you to get your groove on.

John T. Floore's Country Store

14492 Old Bandera Rd
Helotes, TX 78023   Directions

(210) 695-8827

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Hurry on over to John T. Floore’s Country Store in Helotes, TX on Old Bandera Road and enter Texas Music and Dance Hall History to see things you've never thought you would. Find out for yourself why this Texas Honky Tonk is known as the musical “birthplace” of Willie Nelson and why Texas Monthly listed the Country Store as one of the “50 Things Every Texan Should Do.”

Fans will remember that Willie immortalized John T. Floore in his hit recording “Shotgun Willie” while describing this iconic locale as not a store at all, but a unique Texas Dance Hall and Cafe, long renowned for its world famous tamales and homemade bread. They still offer a full menu of great “Texas Cafe” style food, ice cold beer and and truly unique “Texccentric” atmosphere.


Picks Bar

4553 N Loop 1604 W #1101
San Antonio, TX 78249   Directions

(210) 253-9220

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Pick up steam and run over to Picks Bar off of Loop 1604 and find your favorite buzzing hotspot with nightly local bands, draft beer, pub grub, flatscreen TVs and a nightly happy hour buffet for all fans of live music, great food, and sports entertainment. Take your pick during a week of Live Bands Karaoke, Rock, Tribute Bands and '80s, '90s and Top 40s to finish on a high note.

With a spacious patio, state of the art audio and video, Picks offers everyone a premium happy hour, late night experiences, and shows that you do not want to miss with performances by cover bands from Austin, San Antonio and Dallas. Call ahead to reserve your spot and remember, they offer dog-friendly patio seating.

Southtown 101

101 Pereida St
San Antonio, TX 78210   Directions

(210) 263-3753

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With the iconic Tower of the Americas looming in the not-so-distance, Southtown 101 on Pereida Street offers fun atmosphere to enjoy food, drinks, live music and more. Their restaurant and grill has indoor and outdoor seeting where they are sure to have something fun happening any day of the week. Whether you want to enjoy a drink special, a fun DJ and lively times, come on over.

Southtown 101 is perfect for small and large groups of all kinds. See the latest game up at the bar, invite friends to celebrate that new job or even pop the question to creat a wonderful memory. You can also take part in some house shots with your friends while their bartenders and waiters go all out to make you feel welcome. 

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