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The Iron Bear is a lively bar and club in downtown Austin that is geared towards the gay community. Here is a great example of a fun-loving establishment that is genuinely friendly and open to all. At least, so long as you're 21 years of age or older. The drinks are inexpensive and the bartenders are friendly. There's a DJ that plays the latest music and there is room enough to dance on the dance floor.
Oilcan Harry's is a gay bar which has been in business for many years. The ambiance is very relaxing, with high chairs, comfy couches and more. The staff is one of the best aspects of this night spot. OUT Magazine has named Oilcan Harry's one of the "50 Greatest Gay Bars in the World." They have great music with a huge dance floor, where all the people have fun dancing to the sounds churned by the DJ.
Get ready to dance at this upscale gay bar and nightclub. With exposed brick walls and contemporary decor, the club has a trendy yet sophisticated charm and a welcoming and vibrant atmosphere. The dance floor is always crowded so join the fun and start dancing. Rain on 4th also has great theme nights and hosts entertaining events.
The gay-friendly Cheer Up Charlie's is a friendly neighborhood bar that serves only vegan food and a delicious range of wines and beer to match. Live music is the real draw at this intimate venue which beckons to all sorts who assemble here to enjoy music's universal language. Concerts are free and theme parties abound in plenty so make sure to check on those.
'Bout Time II is a gay-friendly bar located on the northern side of Austin. It has earned quite a few regular customers thanks to its friendly service and reasonable prices. They have a variety of DJs spinning tunes throughout the week (there's plenty of space to dance) and special events occurring regularly, including drag shows, pool tournaments and karaoke.