When visiting Iowa or even living in the state there are many Iowa gay bars like the 604 Video Lounge at Studio Cafe, Steve’s Place, The Alley Cat, Club Basix, Liquid, Blazing Saddles and The Garden Dance Club and Show Bar.
The 604 Video Lounge at Studio Cafe is located at 604 East Lincolnway in Ames, where outside seating is available for coffee during the day or drinks at night and conversation, before heading out for a night of fun.
Club Basix is located in Cedar Rapids at 3916 1st Avenue NE, They offer patrons a large dance floor and a state of the art light show, they have drink specials and live entertainment. They also have DJ’s and karaoke, with a friendly staff and great atmosphere for a night of fun.
The Alleycat is located in Iowa City on Linn Street in the Alley, there is live entertainment and drink specials for their patrons. The staff is friendly and the atmosphere is lively.
Blazing Saddles is located in Des Moines and can be found on 416 E. 5th Street, this is a club filled with action. There is live entertainment including drag shows, drink specials and weekly events like the Saddle Salsa Night or the Tear it up Tuesday.
The Garden Dance Club and Show Bar is also in Des Moines and located at 112 SE 4th Street. Wednesdays is two for one night and patrons can play Wii on the big screen, Thursdays is girls night out with karaoke, and Friday is dancing with a DJ. Saturday is the Garden Showcast, there is dancing with a DJ and the patio is open. This is a great atmosphere for a fun night out in an Iowa gay bar.