After a long day spent in the great outdoors, what could be better than an ice-cold beer, a glass of wine, or a strong cocktail? Bend Oregon nightlife has a bustling bar, brewery, and nightclub scene, making it the hub of Central Oregon’s nightlife. Read on below to find out more about Bend nightlife’s best partying spots!
The Capitol is a hip underground bar and live music venue tucked underneath the streets of downtown Bend. Named for the historic Capitol Theatre, this unique club seeks to continue its namesake’s tradition of drawing in people from all over for fun and live entertainment. Enjoy heavy-handed cocktails, a playful atmosphere with bar games and videogames, and a lively dance floor setting all night long.
An Icon of Bend Nightlife: The Astro Lounge
An award-winning bar and lounge voted Best Bar and Lounge in the Bend nightlife scene, the Astro Lounge has faithfully catered to fun-loving clientele for over a decade in the heart of downtown Bend. Enjoy daily happy hour specials in the three- to six-dollar range, on top of specialty cocktails like Italian Stallion, Wall Street, Strawberries Crushed, Sex & Tequila, and Mirrorball. You can also enjoy live music, open mic nights, trivia nights, and DJ nights here.
Another club in downtown Bend, Seven is known in the Bend nightlife for its wild party atmosphere. Between deals like $15.00 for twenty Jell-O shots and a cage for dancing above the dance floor, Seven definitely caters to young and party-loving crowds. They also host comedy shows, karaoke, open mic nights, Latin dance nights, pool tournaments, and trivia contests, as well as UFC events.
Velvet is a classy cocktail lounge where you can rest assured that when they say craft cocktails, they mean craft cocktails. Enjoy an impressive cocktail menu of yerba mate palliatives made from leaves from the South American rainforest holly tree, vinegar tipples, speakeasy-style concoctions, and classic cocktails with a twist. Try the Blue Velvet, Hibiscus Mate Sour, Oregonic, Oregon Julep, Kombucha Knock Back, Sour Oregon Cherry Old Fashioned, and the Campari Down for a touch of something different.
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