Dunedin’s nightspots are up there with the best. Inch Bar is the smallest and quirkiest; Vault 21, Carousel, Bew Bar, and Dunedin Social Club are popular; while Pequeno, Indigo Room, Albar, Woof! and Mr. Fox offer cosy sophistication.
Try the Speight’s Ale House, the Craic, or the Duke of Wellington for a true pint. Sample Dunedin's world class craft beer offerings at Emerson's, Noisy Brewery and Steamer Basin.
Dunedin Casino offers a premier experience unrivalled in the entire city for casino entertainment, refreshments and dining. The Casino runs though to Cafe D'oro and the Scenic Hotel Southern Cross which offers guests a truly high-class experience during their trip to Dunedin.
Dunedin has a calendar of events to fill you evenings with. From stage productions and ballets to stadium concerts, carnivals and festivals the city always has something entertaining going on.
Dunedin has a vibrant independent music scene which rose to international prominence through the 1980s and 1990s. Dunedin Sound bands including The Clean, The Chills, The Verlaines, Straitjacket Fits, Sneaky Feelings and the 3Ds rocked local, national and international airwaves across America and Europe, all affiliated with the Flying Nun record label. The University of Otago's Radio One station provides information about local nightlife entertainment and events.