The first of its kind, Play is the result of combining your favorite neighborhood bar with the fun of your youth – The arcade.  From the second floor of 16 South Palafox in Downtown Pensacola, Play is located in the heart of Pensacola’s Entertainment District.  21 and over.

Pensacola’s Hottest Nightlife

The sun has gone down. While most go home, you go out! After-dinner drinks and fun can be had at any number of unique businesses in Pensacola. Experience the wealth of nighttime bars, clubs, and entertainment available to fit even the most eccentric of tastes. From high-end alcohol sampling establishments to punk rock late-night venues, you’ll find everything you need to have the time of your life in Pensacola, Florida.


World of Beer and Blend Lounge

World of Beer is the perfect hot spot for the avid beer drinker to duck in for a wide variety of draft beers. With a rotating tap serving out classic brews and unique craft beers alike, World of Beer offers something different every time you visit. Cocktail lovers can enjoy mixed beverages of all kinds, from the beloved Moscow Mule to house-made cocktails you can’t find anywhere else at World of Beer’s sister liquor bar, Blend Lounge.

The Wine Bar on Palafox

The wine aficionado will thrive at The Wine Bar on Palafox, a rustic and urban nighttime hideaway with an extensive list of red, white and sparkling wines from which to choose. Come in for happy hour or for any of their exciting events, all within the historic downtown district.

Seville Quarter

The Seville Quarter is a nineteenth-century warehouse that has been Pensacola’s ultimate entertainment destination since 1967. Featuring seven amazing restaurants and bars, you’ll never be without plans when the sun goes down. Fast Eddie’s Billiard Parlor offers old-time saloon excitement while End O’ the Alley Bar provides that Irish pub charm. Experience events, shows and unique specials like you’ve never seen. Feel free to bar-hop your way through the Seville Quarter.


Looking for something more eclectic and light-hearted? Cabaret is the go-to meet-up bar and club for locals and members of the LGBTQ community. Start your happy hour here and enjoy karaoke, live music, game nights and comedy shows to keep you laughing and dancing all night long.

5 ½ Bar and Vinyl Music Hall

Sip high-end spirits in the urban and classy 5 ½ Bar. This local haunt has been a Pensacola establishment since the 1800s and has been serving up delicious cocktails since 2010. The hip and artsy bar gives guests an intimate night out where they can enjoy a hand-crafted beverage before heading next door to the Vinyl Music Hall for live music and shows. From burlesque to hip hop, Vinyl Music Hall features local groups and popular artists alike.


Experience the hottest trend in late-night entertainment at Play, Pensacola’s only full arcade and 21+ full service bar. Play features arcade favorites originating from 1980 to 2015 like Skee Ball, Arcade Basketball, Galaga, Mortal Kombat and more! The bar offers the greatest in microbrews and mixed drinks to sip while you challenge your friends to air hockey or pool. Stop by during one of Play’s awesome events featuring live DJs, trivia competitions and game tournaments.

Experience Pensacola Playtime

After soaking up that Florida sunshine, bring the fun indoors with the greatest bars and clubs Pensacola has to offer. To book a private event or learn more, contact Play or call us at (850) 466-3080.

16 S. Palafox Place, Pensacola, FL 32502