The balcony at this high-energy gay dance club is among the best people-watching spots on Bourbon Street. There's karaoke on Thursday and drag shows on Sunday. The bar is dog-friendly during the day, and bartenders keep treats on hand for canine guests. Open daily. No food. Happy hour 5 a.m.-
French doors open onto Bourbon and St. Ann streets at Bourbon Pub, a good place to observe passersby, drink and watch music videos on TV. Dance, sing karaoke and watch burlesque and drag shows at Parade upstairs. Open daily. No food. Happy hour 5 a.m.-1 p.m. daily.