The Best Places to Enjoy Nightlife in South Denver 

All work and no play is for the birds.  Find out where to meet up with friends, shake it on a hoppin’ dancefloor, or just relax with a nice glass of wine. Nightlife in South Denver has something for everyone.


SPORTS BARS

It’s no secret Denverites love their sports teams.  What do they love more?  Being able to watch those sports teams while enjoying friends, drinks and food.  Here are some of the hot spots in South Denver to catch the next big game.

McCarthy’s Aurora
15350 E Smoky Hill Road, Aurora CO – https://www.mccarthysaurora.com/ 

Best described as the quintessential sports bar and grill, The New McCarthy’s Bar and Grill in Aurora is a casual, comfortable bar providing beer, mixed drinks, delectable American food and most importantly exceptional service.  Furthermore, the food menu includes burgers, wraps, wings, sliders and beyond! There’s a digital jukebox, plenty of large flat-screen TV’s, live poker, and bingo every week. In addition, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights feature live music on most weeks; check the website for a list of upcoming events.  

The Boardroom Sports Bar and Steakhouse
51 W Dry Creek Ct, Littleton, CO 80120  

Located at the intersection of East Dry Creek Road and South Broadway corporate workers enjoy nightlife in South Denver at The Boardroom.  Known for the place to go for an authentic Colorado bar experience and of course a juicy steak.   The popular radio station 104.4 The Fan hosts live broadcasts while giving away free sports memorabilia and event tickets!  For this reason, the Boardroom is a favorite during prime sports seasons.

Lodo’s Bar and Grill
8545 S Quebec St, Highlands Ranch, CO –
https://lodosbarandgrill.com/ 

First of all, Lodo’s Bar and Grill is “where Denver plays!”.  There’s no shortage of good times to be had at this Denver staple for nightlife in South Denver.  Known for their mixed drinks and lively atmosphere and above all the outdoor patio, Lodo’s Bar and Grill in Highlands Ranch provides nightlife in South Denver a breathtaking view of the Rocky Mountains. 

The Mirage Sports Bar and Grill
8340 W Coal Mine Ave, Littleton, CO – https://themiragesportsbar.com/ 

The Mirage Sports Bar and Grill have it all.  Whether you are looking for karaoke, off-track betting, pool, darts, and live music?  Seems like this South Denver bar can deliver.  It’s just ‘good, old-fashioned fun’ with plenty of ways to entertain groups of any size. 

ViewHouse
7101 S. Clinton, Centennial, CO 80112 or 2680 W. Main Street, Littleton, CO 80120 – https://www.viewhouse.com/ 

Inspired by Colorado’s love of sports and the outdoors, the ViewHouse offer patrons rooftop dining, a second to none sports bar and some of the largest TV’s screens in Denver.  With views of the Rocky Mountains, the ViewHouse is the perfect place to gather and watch one of Denver’s beloved sports teams or just relax and enjoy summer in Colorado. 

MOVIE NIGHT & DINNER

Interested in watcing a movie and enjoying a good meal that you don’t have to cook, the Alamo Drafthouse is for you.

The Alamo Drafthouse and Cinema
7301 S Santa Fe Dr. Unit #850, Littleton, CO – https://drafthouse.com/denver/theater/littleton 

Where can you get a fantastic draft beer, a world-class meal, and a cinematic experience all in one? Alamo Drafthouse serves up made-from-scratch fare to enjoy as you’re entertained

DANCING

Who doesn’t like a night of dancing?  Nightlife in South Denver will not disappoint.  Whether your into line dancing or hip hop, South Denver offers something for everyone.

Proof Niteclub
7800 E Hampden Ave, Denver, CO – https://www.proofniteclub.com/ 

It’s ‘where Denver comes to Dance’! Proof Niteclub bills itself as a video dance club that plays modern dance music as well as 80’s and 90’s hits. The lights and visual stimulation at Proof is astounding, and there’s no shortage of fantastic mixed drinks to enjoy alongside the great music

Stampede
2430 S Havana St, Aurora, CO – https://www.stampedeclub.net 

From country music boot-scootin’ to Hispanic dance celebrations, nightlife in South Denver would not be the same with the Stampede.   A local go-to for south Denver dancing.  Most noteworthy, the Stampede hosts the best ladies night in South Denver every Wednesday!  After enjoying the circular dance floor, patrons can give there inner cowboy a try on the mechanical bull.  Corporate events and party planning are a specialty at Stampede as well. 

HOOKAH

For those that just want to listen to music and enjoy a selection of hookah, the VIP Hookah lounge is for you.

VIP Hookah Lounge
 2787 S Parker Rd, Aurora, CO  

Just across South Parker Road from Stampede is the VIP Hookah Lounge, a premier hookah smoking destination for those seeking the quite side of nightlife in South Denver.  Offering water-chambered hookahs for public use and a extraordinary shisha selection can’t be beat.  The VIP Hookah Lounge has a sultry, dark environment that calms as much as it intrigues.  Because VIP Hookah Lounge serves the evening crowd, doors open at 7pm daily.

FAMILY DINING

South Denver is home to many families.  With several options to enjoy a family night out – we picked the Breckenridge Brewery and the ViewHouse as the places to go.

Breckenridge Brewery
 2990 Brewery Lane, Littleton, CO – https://www.breckbrew.com/ 

Born in 1990 in Breckenridge, Colorado – the Breckenridge Brewery is the third oldest craft brewery in the state.  Located on a 12 acre site on Brewery Lane, the farm inspired campus features a 100 barrel brewhouse and barrel aging room that is adjacent to the farm house restaurant.  Tours area available five days a week, or just enjoy a pure Colorado beer around a fire pit and get to know the people around you. 

ViewHouse
7101 S. Clinton, Centennial, CO 80112 or 2680 W. Main Street, Littleton, CO 80120 – https://www.viewhouse.com/ 

Inspired by Colorado’s love of sports and the outdoors, the ViewHouse offer patrons rooftop dining, an amazing sports bar and some of the largest TV’s screens in Denver.  With views of the Rocky Mountains, the ViewHouse is the perfect place to gather and watch one of Denver’s beloved sports teams or just relax and enjoy summer in Colorado. 

Halfpenny Brewing Company
5150 E. Arapahoe Rd, Centennial, CO – https://www.halfpennybrewing.com/ 

Nightlife in South Denver should always include an experience with craft beer.  Offering the English Snug, the German Beerhall and the American Tasting Room, the Halfpenny taproom is the perfect place to enjoy a beer with friends or while watching one of the three 55′ TV’s or 12 foot projectors.  With sandwiches and snacks, this taproom is the perfect place to unwind.   

Have fun exploring all that the nightlife in south Denver, there is certainly something for everyone!