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The Best Wisconsin Dells Bars & Nightlife Spots



Even though Wisconsin Dells is best known for its waterparks and family attractions, there’s plenty of fun for all ages in the Dells! And when the sunsets, the Wisconsin Dells nightlife scene comes alive with the sounds of live music outpouring from our local bars and clubs. Unwind at the end of the day at one of the best bars in Wisconsin Dells, whether you are looking for something laidback or a place where you can dance the night away. Choose Sand County Vacation Rentals to host your Wisconsin getaway and discover your perfect home away from home!

Showboat Saloon

The Showboat Saloon has everything you could want in a nightlife spot, offering cocktails, food, and entertainment. There are 24 taps to choose from that are half-price during happy hour Monday-Friday. They also are home to Mama’s Garage, a beautiful outdoor patio where you can listen to the sounds of live music under the stars.

The Keg & The Patio

The Keg & The Patio is one of the best bars in Wisconsin Dells, offering a wonderful place to eat, drink, and relax. They have an expansive drink menu serving specialty cocktails, bottled beer, and wine. Just walk up to the bartender and say, “pour me a vacation,” before heading outside to the patio. The outdoor bar area offers a large stage and dance area where you can listen to live entertainment.

B-Lux Grill & Bar

If you are looking for a Wisconsin bar with an excellent happy hour selection, we recommend B-Lux Grill. From Sunday-Friday, you can expect wine by the glass and well drinks for $5 and domestic beers for only $4. You must try one of their hard shakes, like the horchata made with cinnamon whiskey, rumchata, and orange zest.

The Reef Night Club

Yes, you read that right; Wisconsin Dells has a nightclub! The Reef offers a 4000-square-foot main level area with two inside bars, an outdoor bar, and a VIP lounge. They host events and live music nightly, such as Latin Night, where you can listen to different music and enjoy unique drink specials. Dance the night away during your Wisconsin Dells getaway!

Riverfront Terrace

Riverfront Terrace is the best place to listen to live music with beautiful river views. Order a cocktail or wine by the glass as you listen to the sounds of live music every night of the week. They also offer light fare to pair with your meal, like charcuterie boards, loaded waffle fries, and bavarian pretzels.

Sarento’s Italian Restaurant

Sarento’s Italian Restaurant offers fantastic food, drinks, and live music in a family-friendly atmosphere. Visit during happy hour to enjoy 20% off cocktails, beer, and glasses of wine. You can also enjoy live music from talented local musicians while dining on Thursdays and Saturdays. 

Wisconsin Dells Vacation Rentals

End the day at one of the best bars in Wisconsin Dells and enjoy fantastic drinks, views, and music. Are you looking for more restaurant suggestions? Read our blog on how to Start the Day with Breakfast in Wisconsin Dells or consult our helpful Brewery Guide. At the end of the day, return to your private cottage with Sand County Vacation Rentals. Browse our collection of Wisconsin Dells vacation rentals and start planning your getaway today!