Beyond the incredible scenery and laid-back atmosphere that Alice Springs brings, there are still numerous options when it comes to nightlife. Whether you’re looking for a pub, club or even casino, the choice is yours. There are also a few sports bars that broadcast international events along with music festivals throughout the year. However, the best way to keep up to date with events and festivals is through the local newspaper.
While you’re staying in Alice Springs check the below choice of pubs, but if you decide to continue the party, keep in mind that Alice Springs is considered a ‘dry’ city which means no drinking in public and only on private premises like bars and restaurants.
If you’re looking for a mix of pubs all in walking distance of each other start on Todd Street. Here you’ll find a diverse range of bars like The Rock Bar, Bojangles Saloon & Restaurant and Monte’s Lounge. Monte’s Lounge has the only beer in town and its fair share of beers on tap. The decor is circus inspired, and the bar dishes up both drinks and pub fare for you to make a night of. Here you can meet with both locals and backpackers combined.
Take your night up a notch with a visit to the casino. Just a five-minute drive from Todd Street and you’ll reach the Lasseters Casino. For a late night feed, choose from one of four restaurants, another four bars, a sports theatre, night club and TAB facilities. As it gets late in the casino, the Juicy Rump starts to light up. Here you'll be set for the night with R&B music after dark or watch live sporting events with the largest plasma screen in town. Later on, you won’t even have to go home if you opt to stay at one of the hotel rooms on site too.
Whatever your style is, whether it's a quiet drink and dinner, or dancing until late, Alice Springs choice of nightlife options for you to explore. Start your night on Todd Street and continue to explore from there.