When you are looking for the best bars in Denver, you do not have to venture much farther than the LoDo bars. LoDo is the lower downtown neighborhood of Denver, located right between Coors Field and the Pepsi Center. On any night of the week, locals and visitors alike can be found seeking out LoDo Denver nightlife. LoDo is packed with the best nightlife in Denver. From dance clubs to sports bars to wine bars to live music bars, there is something for everyone at the LoDo bars.
If you have never experienced Lodo nightlife, it might seem a bit overwhelming. With so many great LoDo bars, clubs, restaurants and attractions, even if you have parties in LoDo before you might find yourself struggling to plan the perfect night out in Denver. We have taken the liberty of creating a LoDo nightlife guide for people like you! Whether you have never been to a single LoDo club or if you have been hitting the LoDo bars your whole life, this combination of LoDo hotspots is sure to make for the best nightlife experience of all time.
First Stop – The 1UP Arcade
The 1up Arcade features over 45 classic Arcade Games, 15 Pinball Machines, 3 lanes of classic Skee-Ball, and multiple sets of Giant Jenga. The best part? All arcade games are 25 cents. The folks over at The 1UP Arcade are way into 40’s and have quite the collection to select from while setting the high score on Pac-Man. So head out to LoDo arcade, get in a few rounds of your favorite arcade games, and brace yourself: your night out exploring the best LoDo nightlife is just getting started!
Dinner Time – Avanti Food and Beverage
No matter which your favorite food is, you are bound to find it at Avanti. With 2 levels, you find restaurants such as American Grind, Chow Morso, Kaya Kitchen, QuickFish, Quiero Arepas (fine Venezuelan food) and so much more. There are bars on each level, and group sitting is available on the second level. They are located right near downtown at 3200 Pecos Street.
Your Favorite Downtown Denver Bar – Howl at the Moon
If you have glanced at the header of the page, you probably saw where this was going. Howl at the Moon is the best LoDo bar for a night of dancing, singing, and drinking. We put two pianos, drums, guitars, bass, horns and more on the stage; add in some talented musicians, and magic is made. Our live music show kicks the party in LoDo up a notch. Our live music is fueled 100% by requests. Whether you like to listen to pop, hip hop, classic rock, pop punk, whatever. You name it, we will rock it!
On any given night you can hear our musicians rockin’ anything from Macklemore to Alanis Morrisette. Howl rocks LoDo every Thursday-Saturday. Grab your friends and be prepared for a night full of dancing! This LoDo bar is bursting with energy and excitement. Go ahead and try not to dance and sing like a rock star, we dare you. Howl also offers a tasty drink menu. Enjoy a bucket of booze, craft beers, wine and so much more.
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