December 06, 2018

20 Actually Fun, Late-night Things to Do in San Antonio

We've all been in the spot, especially during this time of year, where it's suddenly nighttime and yet we're still not tired. But maybe you just don't feel like doing the whole bar scene. Don't worry – we've got you covered. Here are twenty local spots you and your buds can have a blast after hours.
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Laser Legend
7505 N Loop 1604 East #101, (210) 444-9025, laserlegend.com
Has anyone ever been to Laser Legend and not had fun? We didn’t think so. Since they’re open until 9 p.m. on weeknights and midnight on weekends, there’s time for every night owl to play a round or two of laser tag, glow golf, arcade games, and even an escape room - coming soon.
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Laser Legend
7505 N Loop 1604 East #101, (210) 444-9025, laserlegend.com
Has anyone ever been to Laser Legend and not had fun? We didn’t think so. Since they’re open until 9 p.m. on weeknights and midnight on weekends, there’s time for every night owl to play a round or two of laser tag, glow golf, arcade games, and even an escape room - coming soon.
Photo via Instagram / laserlegend
Brunswick Zone Thousand Oaks Bowl
4330 Thousand Oaks, (210) 654-0031, bowlbrunswick.com
Fully equipped with bowling and billiards, Brunswick Zone Thousand Oaks Bowl is a pretty hip joint, even boasting their own signature cocktails, for those of you looking to engage in imbibement. 
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Brunswick Zone Thousand Oaks Bowl
4330 Thousand Oaks, (210) 654-0031, bowlbrunswick.com
Fully equipped with bowling and billiards, Brunswick Zone Thousand Oaks Bowl is a pretty hip joint, even boasting their own signature cocktails, for those of you looking to engage in imbibement.
Photo via Instagram / bowlbrunswick
Main Event Entertainment
1911 N Loop 1604 East, (210) 305-5999, mainevent.com
With bowling, laser tag, arcade games, billiards, gravity ropes, karaoke, minigolf, rock climbing, and virtual reality, what doesn’t Main Event have? The only thing we can think of is an early closing time: they stay open until midnight on weekdays, and 2 a.m. on weekends.
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Main Event Entertainment
1911 N Loop 1604 East, (210) 305-5999, mainevent.com
With bowling, laser tag, arcade games, billiards, gravity ropes, karaoke, minigolf, rock climbing, and virtual reality, what doesn’t Main Event have? The only thing we can think of is an early closing time: they stay open until midnight on weekdays, and 2 a.m. on weekends.
Photo via Instagram / through_jassys_lens
Bandera Late Night Bingo
5810 Bandera Rd, (210) 682-6000, goldenbingofamily.com
Open from 8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. and even later on the weekends, Bandera Late Night Bingo has to be one of the coolest bingo joints in town. While you’re there, feel free to binge out on concessions like cheese-covered Hot Cheetos. 
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Bandera Late Night Bingo
5810 Bandera Rd, (210) 682-6000, goldenbingofamily.com
Open from 8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. and even later on the weekends, Bandera Late Night Bingo has to be one of the coolest bingo joints in town. While you’re there, feel free to binge out on concessions like cheese-covered Hot Cheetos.
Photo via Instagram / john__concepcion
Blind Tiger Comedy Club
902 NE Interstate 410 Loop, (210) 828-1470, blindtigercomedyclub.com
Boasting as San Antonio’s only underground comedy club, the Blind Tiger opens on on the weekends at 8 p.m. The secret show, however, doesn’t start until about midnight. Can you handle having to wait to find out who the secret guests are? 
Photo via Instagram / blindtigercomedy
Blind Tiger Comedy Club
902 NE Interstate 410 Loop, (210) 828-1470, blindtigercomedyclub.com
Boasting as San Antonio’s only underground comedy club, the Blind Tiger opens on on the weekends at 8 p.m. The secret show, however, doesn’t start until about midnight. Can you handle having to wait to find out who the secret guests are?
Photo via Instagram / blindtigercomedy
Hotel Emma
136 E Grayson St, (210) 448-8300, thehotelemma.com
Located in the Pearl and built in 1894, Hotel Emma houses not only the in-house tavern, Sternewirth, but also the Hiatus Spa. While Sternewirth, of course, is open until midnight during the week (and later on the weekends), the Hiatus Spa stays open until 9. Remember – it’s never too late to get a pedicure. Need we say more to make this gorgeous staycation more tempting?
Photo via Instagram / thehotelemma
Hotel Emma
136 E Grayson St, (210) 448-8300, thehotelemma.com
Located in the Pearl and built in 1894, Hotel Emma houses not only the in-house tavern, Sternewirth, but also the Hiatus Spa. While Sternewirth, of course, is open until midnight during the week (and later on the weekends), the Hiatus Spa stays open until 9. Remember – it’s never too late to get a pedicure. Need we say more to make this gorgeous staycation more tempting?
Photo via Instagram / thehotelemma
Diversions Game Room
9900 San Pedro Ave, (210) 341-2561, facebook.com/diversionsgameroom
What fans of the joint call a “real arcade,” Diversions Game Room has about 75 games, such as air hockey, Tetris, and other classics. Open until 2 a.m. daily, you’ll be sure to have a good time - especially since $20 can buy you 100 tokens.
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Diversions Game Room
9900 San Pedro Ave, (210) 341-2561, facebook.com/diversionsgameroom
What fans of the joint call a “real arcade,” Diversions Game Room has about 75 games, such as air hockey, Tetris, and other classics. Open until 2 a.m. daily, you’ll be sure to have a good time - especially since $20 can buy you 100 tokens.
Photo via Instagram / cellothegreat
Topgolf
5539 N Loop 1604 West, (210) 202-2694, topgolf.com
Open until 11 p.m. on weeknights and even later on weekends, you don’t have to know how to play golf to reserve a bay at Topgolf (though it helps to have some familiarity with the game). Even if you don’t know how to play and embarrass yourself in front of your friends, you can still enjoy the full-service restaurant and bar on location. 
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Topgolf
5539 N Loop 1604 West, (210) 202-2694, topgolf.com
Open until 11 p.m. on weeknights and even later on weekends, you don’t have to know how to play golf to reserve a bay at Topgolf (though it helps to have some familiarity with the game). Even if you don’t know how to play and embarrass yourself in front of your friends, you can still enjoy the full-service restaurant and bar on location.
Photo via Instagram / txtroublemaker
Bowlero
13307 San Pedro Ave, (210) 496-3811, bowlero.com
Though their hours are all over the place, Bowlero is always open until at least 11 p.m. no matter which day you go. Of course, you go for the bowling, and you stay because you got hooked on their appetizers and drinks. Don’t blame us.
Photo via Instagram / bowlerobowl
Bowlero
13307 San Pedro Ave, (210) 496-3811, bowlero.com
Though their hours are all over the place, Bowlero is always open until at least 11 p.m. no matter which day you go. Of course, you go for the bowling, and you stay because you got hooked on their appetizers and drinks. Don’t blame us.
Photo via Instagram / bowlerobowl
Lock'em Up Escape Rooms
Inside of University Bowl, 12332 I-10 Frontage Rd, (210) 300-0003, lockemupescaperooms.com
Located inside of the University Bowl, Lock’em Up Escape Room has several themes, each with their own difficulties. Beginners may want to start off with the Quest for the Throne, the easiest of their rooms. If you decide to stay for a second round, they’re open until midnight on weeknights and 2 a.m. on the weekends.
Photo via Instagram / lockemupescaperooms
Lock'em Up Escape Rooms
Inside of University Bowl, 12332 I-10 Frontage Rd, (210) 300-0003, lockemupescaperooms.com
Located inside of the University Bowl, Lock’em Up Escape Room has several themes, each with their own difficulties. Beginners may want to start off with the Quest for the Throne, the easiest of their rooms. If you decide to stay for a second round, they’re open until midnight on weeknights and 2 a.m. on the weekends.
Photo via Instagram / lockemupescaperooms