A club in Walsall with small coloured lights shining onto a crowd of dancing patrons in the dark

Nightlife and Bars

An exciting range of pubs, bars and evening activities await you in Walsall.

Enjoy a laid-back pint alongside relaxed vibes at The Waterfront, The Registry and historic watering-hole The Pretty Bricks. Looking for something a more extravagant? Sip on carefully crafted cocktails at Makoto Bar and The Plough & Harrow. If activities are more your thing, catch a film at the Light Cinema or compete with friends to become the next champion at the Ninja Warrior Adventure.

Two students at a table in The Waterfront pub restaurant, one drinking a glass through a paper straw
Ninja Warrior UK equipment: swinging red platforms, sandbags, climbing frames and other obstacles
A ten-pin bowling alley: a row of lanes under dark blue lights with the pins illuminated in brighter blues and reds
Exterior of the Light cinema in Walsall, with posters for films including Barbie and Oppenheimer.

Top 5 places for the best nights out and evening activities in Walsall.

Makoto Bar is an oriental-style cocktail bar conveniently located in the heart of Walsall town centre. Serving up an array of Japanese-inspired cocktails as well as regularly hosting themed music nights, this spot is great for a fun night out with friends.

Located on the Crown Wharf Retail Park, Ninja Warrior Adventure offers an exhilarating experience for thrill-seekers and fitness enthusiasts. With its challenging obstacle courses inspired by the hit ITV television show, participants can test their agility, strength, and determination in a dynamic and engaging environment.

Tenpin, conveniently located on the Crown Wharf Retail Park, offers a lively and entertaining destination for bowling enthusiasts. With over 20 state-of-the-art bowling lanes, tenpin also offers a laser tag arena, private karaoke rooms, escape rooms, an immersive golf experience, as well as additional arcade games: perfect for an afternoon or evening out with friends.

The Alvar Karting and Laser Centre, just a brief bus ride from the city, provides year-round karting excitement. This demanding concrete track features an exhilarating 80-metre straightaway and thrilling hairpin turns, and the centre also boasts a laser tag arena for some competitive and enjoyable moments with friends.

The Light Cinema provides a contemporary and engaging movie-watching experience, with its eight screens showcasing the newest blockbusters, independent films, live theatre, opera, and concerts.

The cinema also features 'The Diner' where you can indulge in a variety of delicious wood-fired pizzas, exceptional coffee, locally brewed beers, and signature cocktails, whether dining in or enjoying from the comfort of your seat.