A woman tweeted a picture of bartender Max Gutierrez, who later identified himself, holding the discreet note that she says helped her and a friend.
Some venue owners told Insider they intended to open without COVID-19 safety measures such as social distancing - and experts fear a rise in cases.
When Kelsi Kitchener, 28, and Celeste Durve, 24, launched VIPER in 2016, they couldn't get a credit card. By year-end, they had worked Coachella.
After seeing a spike in new COVID-19 cases, Paris has closed its bars. Restaurants that serve food primarily will be allowed to remain open. The city also implemented a new wave of bans, including on student parties, as well as limitations on outdoor gatherings. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. […]
Around the world, bar and nightclub owners are implementing unconventional ways to promote social distancing between customers. Some owners are betting on robot bartenders and sit-down dance clubs becoming the new normal. Here are ways bars and nightclubs around the world have decided to implement social distancing. Visit Insider’s homepage […]
Cubbyhole is one of three predominantly lesbian bars left in New York City. On a recent Thursday night, we ventured out to capture the scene and get a feel for its history. We met newcomers, longtime customers, queer activists, and even an astrologer. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. […]
The St. Regis New York, New York City’s top-rated hotel, is home to an iconic cocktail bar: the King Cole Bar. It claims to have invented the Bloody Mary in 1934. Over the years, the bar has attracted businesspeople and celebrities including Marilyn Monroe, John Lennon, Salvador Dali, and Joe […]
I got into an exclusive Super Bowl party the night before the big game where Black Eyed Peas, Marshmello, and DaBaby performed, and the CEO of Goldman Sachs was a DJ. Celebrities, athletes, and musicians, from rapper Lil Jon to Yankees player Aaron Judge and baseball legend Sammy Sosa, attended […]
https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php New York City is home to “booze-free bars” that charge as much as $US13 for craft nonalcoholic cocktails. Americans’ thirst for nonalcoholic drinks is growing, and the trend is extending beyond Dry January. Business Insider Today spoke to two New York bar owners who are carving a niche in […]
More and more people – particularly millennials – are choosing to drink less alcohol. A “sober curious” movement is on the rise for those who want to drink less or stop drinking alcohol even if they don’t consider themselves to have a drinking problem, Becky Hughes recently reported for The […]
The joint select committee on Sydney’s night-time economy has handed down its report, recommending the NSW Government “take proactive steps” to revitalise the city’s ailing nightlife, and backing the move to scrap the lockout laws in the CBD. The long-anticipated review, chaired by MLC Natalie Ward, found that NSW was […]
Ian Schrager, the cofounder of legendary nightclub Studio 54, says the club could be recreated today with a few adjustments. Studio 54 was a New York City club known for its wild parties in the early 1970s and ’80s and for attracting high-profile guests like David Bowie and Andy Warhol. […]
A new Playboy Club has opened in New York City, 30 years after the last club closed down. It includes swanky lounges, a super-exclusive subterranean speakeasy, and, of course, Playboy Bunnies who serve drinks in updated versions of the iconic costumes and bunny ears. Memberships for the club start at […]
Sydney council is proposing a bid to let shops and businesses in central Sydney open for 24-hour trading in an attempt to liven Sydney’s atmosphere after dark. Shops, bars and businesses in a large area of the CBD would be allowed to open for 24-hours under the draft development control […]
The biggest trend in nightlife and bars over the last decade is the rise of the “speakeasy” bar – cocktail bars that mimic the illicit, hidden bars that arose during the 1920s Prohibition Era in the US. The speakeasy trend started in 1999 with the opening of Milk & Honey […]
Not all nights out are born equal. Data from UBS reveals which cities in the world will hurt your wallets the most – and the least. Scroll down to see who made the list. There are many variables that can make or break the bank when you hit the town: […]
How much it costs to go out depends on what city you’re in. HomeToGo released a report on the best cities for nightlife around the world. Warsaw, Poland, has the most affordable nightlife in Europe, while Perth is the most affordable city in Australia to go out. Visit Business Insider’s […]