There are so many faces and dimensions to the Pattaya nightlife scene. Most people naturally assume that nights out in Pattaya revolve around beers, bars and babes, but that is just a fallacy. There is something for everyone on the Pattaya nightlife scene, so if you are looking for something different or are on holiday in the city with your other half or kids, there is a cool choice of shows and cabarets that can fulfill all your desires, while also introducing you to Thai culture and history at the same time.
Alcazar Cabaret Show
Located on Pattaya 2nd Road, and with more than 1,200 seats, this stunning air-conditioned theater is famous for its breathtaking stage shows, special light and sound effects, and is home to some of the most extravagant ladyboy shows in Thailand. These are not seedy shows by the way, and are more akin to a spectacular Las Vegas show with over 400 performers, artists and entertainers who will deliver fun-filled performances including comedic and dramatic numbers in typical opulent outfits.
This glamorous show is like a big Broadway production, such as Lido or Moulin Rouge shows.
Absorb the glittering performances by artists in glowing evening dresses, which inspire large nightly visitors. At the end of the show there is even the possibility to take pictures with the stars of the night. The show timesare 5:00 pm, 6:30 pm, 8:00 pm and 9:30 pm. All shows will run for about 70 min.
Alangkran Theater is located on Sukhumvit Road, between Na Jomtien and Huay Yai and is one of the most famous places in the city to see stunning cultural shows 6 nights of the week. This is a great place if you are a group of friends, a family or a couple. The theater itself is a true marvel, boasting a state-of-the-art hexa-theater design that can comfortably sit 2000 guests. The production takes full advantage of the theater’s unique multimedia capabilities, including two 11×15-meter screens and a 50-meter water screen.
The costumes and production values of the shows are world-class in every way. The show’s seven scenes are spread over three breathtaking acts, starting with an exploration of the beliefs of Thailand before moving on to the country’s arts and culture. The shows take you through the history of Thailand with elaborate costumes and performances. The show takes place every night of the week, except for Wednesdays, from 7 pm.
Tiffany Ladyboy Cabaret Show
Everyone loves a good show, and that’s what you get at Tiffany’s, with a twist of course! The vast majority of cabaret shows in not just Pattaya, but across Thailand use transgender performers, with Tiffany’s being the first ever ladyboy cabaret show in Southeast Asia with over 28 years stage experience. The show is tasteful, fun and spectacular at all times in equal amounts. The costumes and performances come together to create an extravaganza the likes of which is unparalleled in the city. It’s not seedy at all, and is more akin to a London stage show than anything else. It’s a great night of fun, so don’t miss out. This famous venue is located on Pattaya 2nd Road and you can book tickets with any tour kiosk in the city.