Nightlife in Kamloops, British Columbia
When the sun goes down, Kamloops' night life activities just get started. Check out our variety of night clubs, go see some live music, head out with some friends to a neighbourhood pub or sports bar, win some cash at the casino or grab some friends and go shoot some pool. Kamloops nightlife has the perfect option to suit your mood. Check out our events listing to find out what's going in Kamloops right now!
Night Clubs & Live Music
>Cactus Jacks - Website
>The Blue Grotto - Website
>Commodore Grand Cafe - Website
>Duchess on Tranquille Exotic Nightclub - Website
Other Live Music Venues
>The Art We Are - 250-828-7998
>The Downtown Grind - 250-828-6155
>The Dirty Jersey - Website
>Pogue Mahone Irish Alehouse -Website
>Chances Barside Lounge - Website
Check out our events page for dates and time of live music in Kamloops.
As Canada's Tournament Capital, Kamloops is naturally home to many sports bars where patrons enjoy the big fight, pay per view hockey games and general entertainment. Check out the downtown sports bars after at Kamloops Blazers game, or head to a neighbourhood pub to hang out with the locals. Sample a few different places with a Self Guided Walking Brew Tour.
Listing of Kamloops Pubs by Area
Central Station Pub
Commodore Grand Cafe & Lounge *
Carlos O'Bryan's Neighbourhood Pub *
The Noble Pig Brewhouse *
Chances Barside Lounge
Dirty Jersey's Sports Bar & Grill
Halston Pub *
Pogue Mahone Irish Alehouse *
Rock'n Firkin Pub
Westsyder Neighbourhood Pub
Aberdeen / Sahali / Dufferin
Duffy's Neighbourhood Pub *
Fox'n Hounds Pub
Ramada Rooftop Lounge
On the Rocks Pub *
Prestons Restaurant & Lounge *
Sports Central Lounge
>Valleyview / Dallas / Barnhartvale
McCracken Station Pub
Tumbleweed's Neighbourhood Pub
Lake City Casino might add a bit of luck to any night out. The casino is 14,000 square feet, featuring eight game tables and 300 slot machines. On premises is Blue. Dining + Lounge and the Five540Forty Downtown Hotel. The Kamloops Casino reflects the excitement and energy of Mardi Gras with brightly coloured masks, beads, confetti and streamers. Get ready to have fun and possibly win some cash!
Chances Gaming Entertainment, located at 1250 Halston Avenue on the North Shore is another great place to go and have some fun in the 700 seat, state of the art Community Gaming Centre for bingo and slots. Players have a variety of comfortable seating options in the climate controlelled environment. Check out the 312 electronic touch screen bingo terminals that feature a new gaming system.
Lake City Casino - Website
Chances Gaming Entertainment - Website
Many sports pubs have billiards tables for those of you looking to have a couple drinks and shoot some pool. Executive Billiards Club is another great place to go with friends to have a few games. With ten tables for 8 or 9 ball and 2 snooker tables your odds are good for getting your own table. For more information on where to play pool in Kamloops give the Kamloops Visitor Centre a call and they will point you in the right direction. 1-800-662-1994.
Executive Billiards Club - 1-250-372-7665
You can also check out the pool room at The Dirty Jersey. For more information, click here
The Dirty Jersey - 1-250-376-3786
Parents Night Out
Parent Survival Nights takes place twice a month on Fridays from 6pm-10pm. This 4 hour event gives kids endless access to gymnastics, open gym sports, games and fun... while mom and dad get a night out. Children must be 4 years + (or 3 years if accompanied by a close friend or sibling). $15 for the first child, $7 for additional. Max $30. Call in advance to secure your child's spot. Please bring a water bottle, healthy snack and comfortable clothes.
Safe Ride Home
Getting home safe is the most important part of a night out and British Columbia has a zero tolerance policy for drinking and driving. Please plan ahead to ensure your night ends safely for you and others.
Zero Tolerance DD's
Need a safe and non-judgemental ride home? Don't want to leave your car overnight? Zero Tolerance DD's offers a unique option for a safe ride home. 2 staff members will come to your location - one member will drive you vehicle home (any licensed vehicle including motorcycles) and the other will follow in the business vehicle.
Available for pre-booking and private engagements
Hours: nightly from 4:00pm-4:00am