These establishments offer more than just your average beer and a burger. You can still enjoy your favorite food and some excellent beverages in addition to a little something extra. Dance, gamble, laugh, play and sing as you venture outside your standard weekend night out.
Bobby Mackey’s Music World
44 Licking Pike, Wilder, 859-431-5588
A classic Honky Tonk with country music, cowboys and a mechanical bull. Or maybe you’re just a thrill-seeker looking for a little scare — we hear the place is haunted.
777 Hollywood Blvd., Lawrenceburg, Ind., 888-274-6797 (dance club inside Hollywood Casino)
A place for boogiers of all type to break loose before or after hitting the slots.
Funny Bone Comedy Club
Newport on the Levee, Newport, 859-957-2000
Northern Kentucky’s favorite spot for live comedy. Enjoy an evening on the levee by starting or finishing the night with some high-quality entertainment.
Go Bananas Comedy Club
8410 Market Place Lane, Montgomery, 513-984-9288
One of Cincinnati’s premiere comedy clubs. See the up and comers on Wednesday Pro-Am Nights or come and see your favorites as the laughs will be a plenty.
4625 Kellogg Ave. (at the Four Seasons Marina),
East End, 513-533-3810
It’s a day at the beach, with seven volleyball courts and a view of the river. After digging in the sand enjoy a beer at the cabana bar or take a dip in the pool.
Tap & Go
950 Pavilion St., Mount Adams, 513-381-3584
Cincinnati’s bar for rugby enthusiasts also showcases international soccer. If you’re not up for the rugby match you can shoot pool or enjoy the view from the back patio.