1. Fun Hog Ranch, East of the Strip
Known for its rustic and homey atmosphere, Fun Hog Ranch has been a feature of Las Vegas gay bar scene for ages. Many flock here for a more laid-back and relaxed evening amid the club s comfortable booths and cozy decor. The club also offers frequent drink specials, as well as a daily happy hour that draws in tons of patrons, all of whom are vying to take advantage of beers at $2 a bottle, as well as 16-ounce draft beers.
Fun Hog Ranch also plays host to several beloved events; Gummy Bear Shots and a $7 domestic beer bust are offered every second Friday of the month with all proceeds donated to the Bears Las Vegas Charity Fund.
Perfect For: Those looking for a relaxed atmosphere with plenty of great drinks
2. Flex Cocktail Lounge, Westside
Launched more than 20 years ago, Flex Cocktail Lounge is a beloved Las Vegas spot, famous for their inexpensive drinks and non-stop entertainment. Within the lounge lies a game room and several loose slots, all of which add to the club s chill and easy-going atmosphere. Nights are filled with drag show performances, patrons showing off their singing chops at karaoke, and more.
A favorite among locals, Flex Cocktail Lounge has a friendly and welcoming vibe to it. Their dance floor is a must-try too!
Perfect For: Those looking to catch incredible performances
3. The Las Vegas Lounge, East Sahara
This casual and laid-back bar is the only trans bar in the state of Nevada, often hosting drag shows and speed-dating events that draw in hundreds from the community. Drag queens also give it their all on the club s main stage, putting on show-stopping performances and hilarious comedy sketches. Flowing mouthwatering cocktails have also cemented the Las Vegas Lounge s place as one of the best bars in Sin City.
Perfect For: Transgender people and those looking to watch a drag show
4. Bastille on 3rd, Downtown Las Vegas
If you re in the mood to explore the city s LGBTQ+ history, then head downtown to Bastille on 3rd, which many consider to be the first gay bar in Las Vegas. Formerly called Snick s Place, this hard-to-spot club feels like a dive bar with a bit of British pub thrown in. Partying at Bastille on 3rd is definitely a must, both for allies and those part of the community!
Perfect For: Those looking to party in the oldest gay club in Las Vegas
5. Piranha Nightclub, East of the Strip
This high-energy gay club is a Las Vegas favorite, featuring go-go boys, a lavish VIP area where many a celebrity can oftentimes be seen, skyboxes with a bird s eye view of the entire club, and over two-levels of non-stop dancing. Those who want to take a break from the writhing dance floor can take a breather in the club’s outdoor patio where fireplaces, plush seating, and a walk-through aquarium home to several piranhas, of course can be seen.
This luxurious and modern club is a Sin City favorite, well known among those who wish for a night out with tons of energy and excitement.
Perfect For: Those looking to dance the night away