What to Do at a Bar

What do People Usually Do at Bars?

Bars are a great place to do a lot of different things. Though they may primarily be known as a place to drink, you’ll be surprised to find that bars hold tons of excitement beyond what is expected. 

What exactly do people usually do at bars?


Obviously, one major draw of a bar is the drinks. It’s true that you can make your own drinks at home, but bars offer an experience. You can have a professional make you a drink that you might never have known about before or might have never tried until they recommended it to you. Bars can also offer signature drinks that you can only get when you visit, so it’s worthwhile to make an outing of it and head to the bar to treat yourself to a drink.

Meet New People

Bars are a great place to socialize with people you may not normally get a chance to talk to. The bar environment offers lots of opportunities to talk to strangers and possibly make new friends. Just sitting at the bar with the bartender, you may find someone sitting next to you that you can chat or have something in common. Because everyone around you is chatting and having a great time, you can feel more at ease reaching out to people and stepping out of your comfort zone.


Work can be stressful and draining. Heading a bar offers you the opportunity to unwind in an environment that’s lively and fun to energize you after a difficult workday. It may even afford you some time to yourself to spend some time at a bar, enjoying your favorite drink and simply listening to the things happening around you. 

Get Together

Bars are a great place to meet up with your friends for a night out. They allow everyone to socialize with one another while getting to drink somewhere where they can let loose and have fun. Memorable nights with your friends can be had at the right bar where you can feel comfortable and have well-made drinks while listening to fun music. 

Host an Event

Hosting an event at a bar can be a lot of fun. After all, there is endless potential for an event that takes place at a bar. You could host a bachelor or a bachelorette party or even a birthday party and reserve a special space for you and your guests. Some bars even offer event services to make your party a truly VIP experience, including exclusive drinks, food, and servers reserved just for your group. 

An Exciting Bar in Miami, Orlando, and New Orleans

SHOTS Bar is more than just a bar. We are a bar that cares about making your night memorable and incredible. That is why we offer event services, so you can host your party at a spot that will cater to your needs and give you a special VIP experience. Visit us in Miami, Orlando, or New Orleans to see for yourself what we have to offer.