Entertainment

Top Choice Cinema in Santo Domingo

Colonial Gate 4D Cinema

Tucked away in the deep southeastern corner of the Zona Colonial, this hidden treasure is the country's first '4D' movie theater. The first three dimensions are what you'd expect, but fourth brings in the elements –…
Spectator Sport in Santo Domingo

Estadio Quisqueya

One of the best places to experience Dominican baseball is at the home field of two of the DR’s six professional teams, Licey and Escogido. You can get tickets to most games by arriving shortly before the first inni…
Music in Santo Domingo

Monastery Sundays

Every Sunday night, the 16th-century ruins of the Monasterio de San Francisco come to life for a raging dance party. Beloved band Grupo Bonye plays a mix of salsa, bachata, merengue and Caribbean rhythms, and hundre…
Cultural Center in Santo Domingo

Casa de Teatro

Housed in a renovated colonial building, this fantastic arts complex features a gallery with rotating exhibits by Dominican artists, an open-air bar, and a performance space and theater that regularly host dance and…
Theater in Santo Domingo

El Teatro Nacional Eduardo Brito

Hosts opera, ballet and musical performances, from classical to Latin pop stars. Tickets for performances at this grandly ornate 1700-seat theater can be purchased in advance at the box office from 9:30am to 12:30pm…
Cultural Center in Santo Domingo

Centro Cultural Español

A cultural space run by the Spanish embassy, this institute regularly hosts art exhibits, film festivals and musical concerts, all with a Spanish bent. It also has 15,000 items in its lending library.
Cultural Center in Santo Domingo

Casa de Italia

Hosts art exhibits in its 1st-floor gallery; also doubles as an Italian-language institute.
Casino in Santo Domingo

Hispaniola Hotel

This large hotel on the Malecón has a casino that is open 24 hours. Bets may be placed in Dominican pesos or US dollars. Las Vegas odds and rules generally apply, though there are some variations; it doesn’t hurt to…
Cinema in Santo Domingo

Caribbean Cinemas

A movie theater at the Acropolis Mall.
Cinema in Santo Domingo

Palacio del Cine

A movie theater in the Blue Mall.