Riga has a varied nightlife, mostly centred round the Old Town, where many clubs, bars, casinos, and live music venues can be found. Riga is also famous for its classical entertainment, with symphonies and operas taking place throughout the year.
A detailed and monthly updated guide to all Riga's nightlife can be found in the Riga In Your Pocket booklet, available free throughout the city. Close proximity makes walking between nightlife venues a viable option.
Visitors should be cautious late at night as muggings are often reported. The larger clubs attract stag groups from the UK and Scandinavian duty-free tourists. Rather stick to the smaller bars if you want a less rowdy experience.
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