Capitol Hill Nightlife 2, Seattle (Self Guided)

Seattle is packed with all kinds of tourist attractions. You can spend a whole day in the town admiring its amazing sites. But this city also offers a wide variety of options for a night in town. Take this walking tour for a unique nightlife experience in Seattle.
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Capitol Hill Nightlife 2 Map

Guide Name: Capitol Hill Nightlife 2
Guide Location: USA » Seattle (See other walking tours in Seattle)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 5
Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.9 km
Author: doris
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Neighbours Nightclub

1) Neighbours Nightclub

Opening its doors back in 1983, Neighbours Nightclub has been a fixture on the Seattle nightlife scene for a long time with an emphasis on catering to the city’s gay community. During its extensive run, this hot nightspot has hosted live performances and public appearances from a notable roster of big names in show business, including Lady Gaga, Eartha Kitt, Lance Bass, Carol Channing, and more, as well as cast members from several popular Broadway shows. Neigbours Nightclub is equipped with state-of-the-art sound and lighting equipment to ensure that every performance held in its space is absolutely top-notch.

Operation Hours: Tuesday – Thursday: 9 pm – 2 am; Friday - Saturday: 10 pm – 4 am; Sunday: 10 pm – 2 am.
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Neumos

2) Neumos

A multi-space venue encompassing a restaurant, bar, private event space, and concert hall, Neumos hosts a smorgasbord of sounds which include indie, rock, country, punk, metal, or just about anything else under the sun. The live event space includes three full service bars, a mezzanine level, and a balcony overlooking the stage and main floor. Opening its doors as a Moe’s Bar back in 1994, since 2003’s addition of the concert hall, Neumos has seen a wide assortment of talent grace its stage, including such esteemed acts as Band of Horses, MGMT, the Breeders, Radiohead, Seattle’s own the Presidents of the Unites States of America, and many more.

Operation Hours: Daily: 4 pm – 2 am
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Barca Nightclub

3) Barca Nightclub

A tastefully-appointed space serving high-end cocktails, including the state’s widest selection of vodkas, Barca can be found in Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood. Its interior design includes rich wood elements and large open windows. Entertainment can include live music performances by local and house bands, as well as poetry readings, and more. Its friendly bar staff is knowledgeable and helpful, and Barca also features over two dozen different beers from around the globe, world class liquors, and an extensive wine list. Barca’s mezzanine level is also available for private parties on Friday and Saturday evenings.

Operation Hours: Daily: 5 pm – 2 am
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The Cuff

4) The Cuff

One of Seattle’s most popular and longstanding cruise bars, the Cuff can be found in the city’s Capitol Hill neighborhood. Offering several rooms throughout the space, this bar caters to Seattle’s gay community, with specific attention to those with a fondness for leather. The upstairs space contains two bars, parlor games such as darts, pool, and pinball, and also includes Doghouse Leathers, which specializes in leather apparel and adult toys. The Cuff also feature’s the city’s largest outdoor patio which is perfect for a drink and conversation under the stars, and also includes a canopy and heating to mitigate changes in climate and weather throughout the year.

Operation Hours: Saturday- Wednesday: 2 pm - 2 am; Thursday - Friday: 2 pm - 3 am.
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Chop Suey

5) Chop Suey

A popular dance club and live music venue that can be found in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Seattle, Chop Suey hosts some of the city’s broadest range of musical styles on its modest performance stage. The interior décor includes a kitschy Chinatown theme, with blazing reds, paper lanterns over the bar, and a large Chinese dragon hanging from the ceiling. The small size of the club creates an intimate atmosphere where guests can get up close and personal with the bevy of live bands and DJs performing on various evenings throughout the week. Special events, including karaoke and Bootie Seattle with its clever mash-ups and energetic dance beats, keep the party going at Chop Suey when bands are not performing onstage.

Operation Hours: Daily: 4 pm – 2 am

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Taking Care of Your Feet


To ensure ultimate satisfaction from a day of walking around the city as big as Seattle, it is imperative to take good care of your feet so as to avoid unpleasant things like blisters, cold or overheated soles, itchy, irritated or otherwise damaged (cracked) skin, etc. Luckily, these days there is no shortage of remedies to address (and, ideally, to prevent) these and other potential problems with feet. Among them: Compression Socks, Rechargeable Battery-Powered Thermo Socks for Cold Weather, Foot Repair Cream, Deodorant Powder, Shoes UV Sterilizer, and many more that you may wish to find a place in your travel kit for.

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Your mobile phone or tablet will be your work horse on a self-guided walk. They offer tour map, guide you from one attraction to another, and provide informative background for the sights you wish to visit. Therefore it is absolutely essential to plan against unexpected power outages in the wrong place at the wrong time, much as to ensure the safety of your device.

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