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El Patio de Mi Casa

Escape from the raucous nightclubs and take in a refreshingly calm jazz and blues scene at this open-air patio decked out with vintage furnishings. The bar pours raicilla (a mezcal-like agave drink) and you can orde…
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Hipster central Loot does a little bit of everything, including brunch in its downstairs cafe, art exhibits upstairs, and dinner and drinks on its open-air rooftop bar at night. It also happens to host some of the b…
Jazz in Puerto Vallarta

Jazz Foundation

This appealing upstairs venue might be constructed out of breeze blocks, bricks and planks of wood, but it provides plenty of class with regular live music ranging from jazz and blues to funk and soul. The ocean vie…
Live Performance in Puerto Vallarta

Los Arcos Amphitheater

This outdoor amphitheater, a Vallarta landmark, is backed by Los Arcos, a row of arches that has become a symbol of the city. It's regularly used as an open-air theater for cultural performances and festivals on wee…
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Forum Mundo Imperial

At the airport junction in the Diamante area, this huge, striking venue attracts big-name acts for anything from dance performances to rock. It's best reached by car or taxi.
Live Music in Puerto Vallarta

Roxy Rock House

In the heart of the Zona Romántica, this place draws an enthusiastic mixed crowd with its nightly rock cover bands and no admission charge.
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Cinemas Gaviotas

Screens recent releases, including some original version Hollywood films with subtitles.
Cinema in Zihuatanejo

Cinema Paraíso

Screens three films nightly, usually dubbed in Spanish.