Entertainment in Costa Rica is quite diverse: from adventurous tours up to fun lovely and yet wild nights, there is absolutely no way to get bored in this country. Most of the Costa Rican people at night, would probably prefer to go dancing, mainly for its tropical location, most dance clubs are always fun and a great choice for adult entertainment. In Costa Rica you can find everything from fashionably nightclubs to small pubs to sit and chat for hours. These places are a great way to interact with locals and get to know our detailed culture, get some dancing lessons from really avid dancers if you feel in the mood. Some trendy bars have cultural activities like concerts and performers, one of them is the Jazz Café, Costa Rica and its many talented artists are showcased every week in this bar among many others in the area. From Costa Rican and international authors plays to traditional and classical music performances, ballet or modern dance groups, the list of choices for a good show to enjoy is quite long and very colorful. We Ticos have created our culture from an interesting combination of Indigenous, European, African and Asian traditions altogether and that is why it is so diverse and different.
Many areas, in and out of San Jose have quite an enjoyable nightlife, definitely worth to experience during your trip. In Costa Rica, adult entertainment could be everything from mellow and peaceful to wild and unexpected. There are a lot of casinos, some of them open almost all day long (mostly located in hotels), nightclubs, international restaurants (you will find food from all over the world easily), art galleries, theatres and shows. Make sure to ask about local festivals such as Fiestas de Palmares (January), Fiestas de Zapote (December), Carnavales de Limon (October) and the other traditional parties during your stay: you might be lucky and get a great taste of the typical food and experience true Costa Rican culture. We enjoy life at its maximum and we like it even better when we can share it with the rest of the world, so we do love it when foreigners join us on our celebrations, be prepare for anything and everything. If you get really interested in history and culture, there are also many museums to choose from: Numismatic museum Museo de Arte Costarricense and Museo Nacional could be really great choices among the many historic and cultural facilities available all throughout Costa Rica, there you can get more in touch with the country’s history and traditions.
In Costa Rica, entertainment is not only partying and clubbing. A lot of exciting things to do and its warm culture is brought to us by our amazing nature: whitewater rafting, horseback ridings, hikes, canopy, bungee jumping, ATV tours and many more fun and adventurous activities are available almost anywhere in the country. The selection of activities is so wide and different one from another, you can be sure that you will always find something fun and incredible to do while visiting Costa Rica. No matter if it’s day or night, rainy or dry there is always something exciting and interesting going on. Please check out our available tours on the area you are visiting so we can find the best choice for you and take a look at our safety guide so you can enjoy everything Costa Rica’s paradise has to offer without worrying about anything, and remember your camera! Taking lots of pictures it’s a must: the country’s amazing sights, whether you are on the beach, the rainforests, the mountains or the city are worth to keep forever.