A trip to Davao is never complete without having to experience the nightlife and entertainment. The city has a vibrant nightlife scene that sees the whole of it coming alive when the sun sets. Here are a few places you should check out when visiting Davao:
Matina Town Square – Several bars and cafes are lined up at the town square where you can get a drink and enjoy the live entertainment by locals artists, stand-up comedians and live band performances. Most of the restaurants and bars are closed during the day but then become very energetic at night. This area is located in an open-air venue in the southern part of the city.
The Venue – Located along the Jacinto Extension at the center of Davao, The Venue is the trendiest and most popular party place in all of Davao. It is home to an array of bars, discos, restaurants and coffee shops. The spacious dance floor and a gigantic wall screen allures visitors into partying the night away. International DJs are known to have visited this place for an exclusive night of spinning in the club. For a more laid-back night, visitors can play billiards or just enjoy their drinks while they watch live bands perform every night.
Jack’s Ridge Resort and Restaurant – In the historical place of the Matina Hills, a wonderful entertainment spot provides a majestic view of the Davao Gulf and the city. This resort has three venues to choose from: The Kai’s Bar and Grill, BMW KTV and Piano Bar and Karlo’s Gourmet and Coffee. It seems as if Jack’s Ridge has something unique for everybody to enjoy the night.
Cats and Dogs – If singing your heart out is your kind of entertainment, then Cats and Dogs Bar is the perfect place for you. This family-friendly bar offers a wide selection of drinks with eight videoke rooms to choose from. These rooms provide a cozy and nice get-together with your friends and family. Even better, you can bring in your own food by buying some from the many food stations outside the establishment!
Chinos – If you’re a person who enjoys Samba and Jazz music, head on towards to Chinos during the evenings. The combination of two different styles of music provides a great ambiance to let loose. Make sure to put your dancing shoes on as the music is simply addicting. The food here is exceptionally delicious too, which makes it an ideal romantic night out.
The Rizal Promenade – Located right across Cats and Dogs, the Rizal Promenade is an arcade flanked with bars that will definitely make you dance the night way. Their music is simply addicting coupled with great booze and lots of friendly people.
Now that we’ve told you where to go and what to enjoy, it’s up to you to experience the nightlife and entertainment in Davao for yourself. Choose which fits perfectly into your kind of entertainment and before you know it, the sun has risen on another day in the vibrant city of Davao.