Nightlife / Bars
Explore Missoula, Montana during the nighttime and discover a world of exciting entertainment venues including theaters, clubs, sports bars, casinos and featuring live music, dancing, gaming and so much more.
Head into Missoula after hours and discover one or more of the following venues and activities featured below:
Theater and Performing Arts
Between the selection of University of Montana performing arts events and shows hosted by other well-known venues in Missoula, such as the Historic Wilma Theater, visitors have plenty of places to go to see great dramatic performances. Catch a play, Broadway musical, or children's performance.
Whether you prefer to relax during a classical music concert or rock out with a local punk band, the choice is yours in Missoula. Hear an instrumental performance at the U of M campus or put on by the Missoula Symphony Orchestra. Head to clubs and bars for jam sessions with local and well-known bands playing everything from rock to country, hip-hop, reggae and even Celtic music.
Taste local tipples at some of Missoula, Montana’s bars and brew pubs, saloons and lounges. Select from seasonal ales, IPAs, and stouts. Wine bars and cocktail lounges also feature here and most establishments combine great cocktails with equally fine foods and entertainment.
For those who love to dance into the wee hours of the morning, get your kicks at one of Missoula’s night clubs. DJs spin tunes all night long to keep the party going. Gentlemen’s clubs are also located in Missoula and feature dancing, gaming, billiard rooms and poker matches.
Grab a bucket of popcorn and settle in for a Hollywood blockbuster at local cina-plexes or try one of the small theaters for an award-winning independent film including cutting edge documentaries and foreign films. Whatever your movie tastes, Missoula has the perfect silver screen experience waiting for you.
Blackjack, roulette, poker, and slot machines equal an exciting night out at Missoula casinos. While you try your luck at one of the tables, enjoy additional entertainment including food and drinks, shows, and music.
- Missoula Outdoor Cinema
The Missoula Outdoor Cinema is an ongoing summer event for the Missoula community.