7353 East Indian School Road Scottsdale, AZ 85251 +1 480 444 0549
As you walk into Red Bar, a giant, red apple will catch your eye, which is the center of attraction here at Scottsdale Mondrian. Rich scarlet interiors and candles make up for the ambiance, which is perfect for a casual date. Sip on the spirits or simply lounge about. Red Bar certainly takes your blues away.
6850 East Main Street Valley Ho Scottsdale, AZ 85251 +1 480 248 2000
Named after the Polynesian classic, Trader Vic's in Hotel Valley Ho is a delightful spot for an evening meal. Start with a 'Jumbo Crab Cake' served with Cellophane Noodle Salad. There's more to come before you finish off with the 'Crab Cake'. Ask for a 'Kung Pao Chicken' prepared with cashews and celery, or 'Szechwan Prawns' made in fresh chillies and garlic. A 'Crispy Duck' in Hoisin Sauce is just too filling. Did you say 'Dessert'? There's Trader Vic's Dessert sampler for you! The 'Scottsdale Cactus Bloom', 'Trader Vic's Passion Punch', 'Pogo Stick' to name a few, are the signature drinks on offer. There are discounts on the bar menu during special events. Visit their website to know more about the seasonal brunch this eatery offers.
2610 West Baseline Road Mesa, AZ 85202 +1 480 820 7117
For clean entertainment walk down to Hollywood alley. From concerts to comedy nights, this place has it all. For a place full of youth and energy, the 'Alley' fits the bill and how! Music lovers would fall in love with this place, for it has an impressive list of concerts that have happened and will continue in near future. A night filled with fun, entertainment and lots of drinks is what Hollywood Alley offers.
1954 East University Drive Tempe, AZ 85281 +1 480 449 3474
One of the most happening venues of the area, Big Fish Pub has seen many local artists turn into rockstars. Located only a few moments away from Arizona State University and the Sun Devils Stadium, this pub is buzzing with energy and life throughout the day. The ever changing owners of Big Fish Pub have brought their own ideas and funk to the place over the years and the current scene reflects an underlying grunge theme. Mondays see Karaoke, Wednesdays have Open-Mic nights and live bands enthrall the pub-goers on other nights. With its regular pub fare, great beer and extraordinary music, Big Fish Pub is the place to be if you want to a part of the 'it' crowd!
40 East Gammage Parkway @ Mill Avenue Music Building, Herberger College Tempe, AZ 85282 +1 480 965 6447
Evelyn Smith Music Theatre looks like the Wagner Theatre in Germany. It is five stories high and can seat 500 people. The theatre has been the venue for many operas and musical productions presented by the ASU Herberger College School of Music. The theatre is named after the philanthropist Evelyn Smith.
4224 North Craftsman Court Scottsdale, AZ 85251 +1 480 941 9333
The Blitz is Scottsdale's premier Sports Bar and Grill. During the American football season, this is the place to be, with its large plasma screens and crowd. This bar shows all the major games of N.F.L, N.B.A, N.H.L and M.L.B packages. The best of sumptuous American dishes are served here from tasty burgers to wraps, salads, juices and sandwiches. The combination of watching a live game with a cheering crowd and eating your tasty grub by the side really makes for some memorable sporting moments. The bar is also available for private parties and hosts a weekly poker tournament.
51 East 10th Street Nelson Fine Arts Center, Arizona University Campus Tempe, AZ 85287 +1 480 965 5337
The Paul G. Galvin Playhouse is a proscenium theater with a capacity of 485 seats in a continental seating arrangement. Located in the southeast part of the Nelson Fine Arts Center in the Arizona University campus, plays, operas and musical group performances are staged here. With an intimate air about it, the theater is the abode of upcoming artists, directors and producers. So call and check the schedule or log onto their website and be a part of Arizona's theatrical movement.
250 North Arizona Avenue Chandler, AZ 85225 +1 480 782 2683/+1 480 782 2680
A not for profit organization, jointly owned by the City of Chandler and the Chandler Unified School District, Chandler Center for Arts, is the venue for cultural art shows. The place is close to local attractions, like the Comedy Spot and Chandler Library and more. This center can accommodate various concerts, theater performances, workshops and dance classes. School and other local and regional performers can rent the hall for rehearsals. Recipient of many awards, the organization is really focusing on advancing arts and culture in the greater Chandler area.
410 South MIlls Avenue Hayden Square Tempe, AZ 85280 +1 480 968 3301
Margarita Rocks Beach Club is very close to the Arizona State University. This beach club is a regular haunt of students from the university and is regarded as the hottest beach club. It has three levels of which two are dance floors, where a thousand people can party all night. They also have held contests like sexy contests, crazy drink specials and non-stop parties.
8005 East Roosevelt Road Scottsdale, AZ 85250 +1 480 945 4985
Running out of ways to spice up your nightlife? Then head to Pub Rock Nightclub for a new level of clubbing and entertainment experience. With hip live music buzzing from hi-tech sound systems, this place creates the perfect mood to socialize and lounge around. While your friends are busy with the rock jukebox, you can try your hands at pool, dart boards, foosball table, shuffleboard or NTN Trivia. And if you think you or your band can play better music, head on for the mic on a Monday for "Open Mic Night"!