Nightlife & Entertainment in Richmond, BC
Get out there and paint the town red.
Those in the know party in Richmond, where the craft beer flows and the local food is served up at a fraction of the cost of a night out in Vancouver. Along with bars and lounges, Richmond’s nightlife stars a 24-hour casino, a summer night market, and a bunch of late-night eateries.
Summer Night Market
Busy weekends often see thousands gathering at the Richmond Night Market to eat, shop, listen to live music, and have a great time with friends in a festive atmosphere under the stars.
People travel from all over the world to try their luck at the four-diamond River Rock Casino, open 24 hours a day. This state-of-the-art casino features slot machines, table games, and high-limit VIP rooms along with an endless stream of A-list entertainers performing at the River Rock Show Theatre.
Grab a Bite
No late-night list would be complete without good food, and Richmond is home to one of Canada’s most diverse and authentic culinary scenes. Not only can you savour world-renowned Chinese cuisine, you can hit Food Street and sample late-night fare from all over Asia.
Take all the adventure and excitement of an immersive videogame and bring it to life in a series of themed rooms, and you have escape games. What started as a trend in East Asia has caught on here, and now eager sleuths team up to collect clues, solve puzzles, and try to get out before time’s up. Many of Richmond’s famed escape rooms are open late, like Xcape (open until midnight on weekends) and EXIT Canada (open until just before 2am on Fridays and Saturdays).
Sing your heart and your voice out at one of Richmond’s karaoke bars, perfect for a fun night out with your friends. Many serve food and drinks, and offer private booths for groups of all sizes.