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Pittsburgh Nightlife, Pennsylvania

Party and groove in the excellent nightlife of Pittsburgh

Once known as the ‘Iron City’, Pittsburgh is now the popular city of beauty and culture, exceptional natural wonders and marvels of technology. The tourists will not only discover the fantastic recreational activities and attractions of this city, they will surely enjoy the events and nightlife that Pittsburgh offers. Nightlife in this city offers everything that one can ever dream of. With marvelous bars, dance clubs, nightclubs, pubs, lounges, sports bars and comedy clubs, you will definitely find great ways to spend the evening in full carousing mood.

For the cultural lovers as well, the city has a vast range of options to offer such as the operas, symphony, Broadway shows, world class theatres and ballet. Nightlife in Pittsburgh offers something or the other for every stamina, budget, taste and speed.

Two of the most visited and hottest spots to check out in Pittsburgh are the Carson Street and the Golden Triangle. While clubs, music venues and bars abound on the very South Side of the city, the cultural events can be found downtown.

The highly appreciated nightlife venues worth visiting include:

Matrix Night Club: opened in the year 2002, this was the very first club of its kind in the city of Pittsburgh and boasts 4 clubs under the same roof. Ideally located in the Station Square, the club offers different music types such as Latin Salsa, Trance and Techno, Top-40 and 80’s Hits. The club is also famous for providing 9 complete size bars. It is the hottest destination for all those people who love to tap their feet or enjoy the evening in the loudest and most diverse atmosphere.

Sports Rock Café: this is the number 1 sports bar in the entire Pittsburgh and is located at Smallman St. in the Strip District. The bar offers the great facility of a grand and sumptuous menu that will surely make you satiated. With the feature of personal television in each booth, televisions behind each bar and with numerous big screens, the Spots Rock Café is definitely the ideal place to be if you are a true sports lover. Local live bands play at the bar on Fridays and Saturdays so that guests can enjoy their evenings with the large range of tempting drinks.

The Tiki bar and Krobar Club and extra lounge are the other nightlife spots in Pittsburgh that cannot be missed at any cost.

 So, make you evening a special one with the great nightlife options the city of Pittsburgh offers.

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