Palm Springs Gay Bars

Palm Springs Gay Bars

Palm Springs has a legendary gay scene. Here's our guide to the best gay bars in town. Most of the bars can be found on E. Arenas Road.

Popular gay bar in Palm Springs with a relaxed, laid-back vibe (as the name suggests). Chill Bar offers an extensive drinks menu, contemporary decor and welcoming bartenders.

There’s a spacious lounge area, a  full-service bar and a non-smoking outdoor patio. Enjoy the positive atmosphere and get to know the locals as one of the friendly bartenders fixes you a tasty drink.

Features

bar, music

Updated: 19-Jul-2022

217 E Arenas, Palm Springs

Weekday: 12:00-02:00
Weekend: 12:00-02:00

4.0
Audience Rating

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This lively, cosy gay bar in Palm Springs offers a fun atmosphere, with reasonably priced drinks. served by super friendly staff.

You can enjoy a martini (or two) as you watch a live show inside, or participate in karaoke on one of Streetbar’s themed nights. Open 7 days a week.

Features

bar, music, live music, karaoke

Updated: 19-Jul-2022

224 E Arenas Rd, Palm Springs

Weekday: 10:00-02:00
Weekend: 10:00-02:00

2.2
Audience Rating

From 3 votes Vote

QUADZ is an energetic Palm Springs gay bar, with VJ’s showcasing music videos all night long. The bar is known for its inviting atmosphere, an extensive cocktail list, and friendly staff.

Welcoming diverse crowds of twinks, bears, gym bunnies and ladies, QUADZ hosts regular themed events, karaoke nights, and show tune sing-alongs.

Features

bar, music, dancing, karaoke, live music

Updated: 19-Jul-2022

200 S Indian Canyon Dr, Palm Springs

Weekday: 14:00-02:00
Weekend: 12:00-02:00

3.2
Audience Rating

From 6 votes Vote

Tomorrow:  Karaoke

Gay bar RetroRoom Lounge with retro-styled, Hollywood-inspired interior is known for its relaxed atmosphere, friendly customers and excellent staff.

The bar serves specialty cocktails with weekly happy hours and hosts regular karaoke nights and drag shows. A ideal spot for a fun gay night out in Palm Springs.

Features

bar, music, live music, karaoke, dancing, drag shows

Updated: 19-Jul-2022

125 E Tahquitz Canyon Way #102, Palm Springs

Weekday: 14:00-02:00
Weekend: 11:00-02:00

4.0
Audience Rating

From 1 votes Vote

OneEleven Bar is a gay cocktail bar located in Cathedral City, Palm Springs.

The bar has plenty of entertainment including live music performances, karaoke, and cabaret. Check out their website for more information.

Updated: 19-Jul-2022

67555 E Palm Canyon Dr A103, Cathedral City, Palm Springs

Weekday: Mon-Thurs - 2pm - 10pm
Weekend: Fri,Sat - 2pm - 12 am Sun -2pm - 10pm

Bongo Johnny’s Patio Bar & Grill is a gay-friendly restaurant and bar, located right on the gay strip.

This is a great place to grab some lunch, as they serve an extensive menu, so there is something for everyone. Bongo Johnny’s also serves a great range of cocktails, ideal for pre-drinking. Check out their website for more information.

Updated: 19-Jul-2022

301 N Palm Canyon Dr Suite 200, Palm Springs

Weekday: 7:30am - 8pm
Weekend: 7:30am - 8pm

Today:  Drag NightTomorrow:  Babes and Bears

One of Palm Springs’ most popular gay bars. Toucans Tiki Lounge has a Hawaiian tiki-theme and draws crowds of gay locals and tourists week after week.

Enjoy speciality cocktails, drag queen performances, and good music. Some of the best queens in town perform here. There are often late-night dance parties with various DJ’s.

Definitely worth checking out – especially on Sunday for the Sunday Revue. Located in downtown Palm Springs, not far from the city’s best nightlife.

Features

bar, music, dancing, live music, drag shows

Updated: 19-Jul-2022

2100 N Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs

Weekday: 13:00-02:00 exc. Wed
Weekend: 13:00-02:00

4.0
Audience Rating

From 1 votes Vote

Eagle 501 is a gay bar that welcomes lovers of leather, kink, Levi and more.

This bar is a popular cruising spot, as there is a varied and welcoming crowd. There are various events that happen regularly, check out their website for more information on this.

Updated: 19-Jul-2022

301 E Arenas Rd, Palm Springs

Weekday: 11am - 12 am
Weekend: Fri: 11am - 2am Sat: 6am - 2am Sun: 6am - 12am

Blackbook is an award-winning Bar & Grill for a mostly gay clientele who love a relaxing hangout. In the middle of an array of LGBTQIA+ spaces in Palm Springs, Blackbook has vegan-friendly food, quintessential cocktails, and an outstanding view of the beginnings of the Indian Canyons, a must-see nature reserve.

Features

bar, grill, restaurant, cocktails, sun terrace

Updated: 19-Jul-2022

315 E Arenas Rd, Palm Springs, CA


July 2022: This venue is temporarily closed.

Art-deco themed gay bar in the heart of the Palm Springs gay strip. If you’re looking for a classy and cheerful evening with friends, then Stacy’s @ Palm Springs is perfect for you.

Specialising in cocktails with pianists often playing through the night, Stacy’s brings the best of the East Coast to the sunny West, so make sure to spend an evening here.

Features

bar, music, live music

Updated: 19-Jul-2022

220 E Arenas Rd, Palm Springs

Weekday: 10:00-02:00
Weekend: 10:00-02:00

4.5
Audience Rating

From 2 votes Vote

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