Polynesian dance shows take place almost nightly: Monday at the Crusher Bar and Pacific Resort Aitutaki, Tuesday at the Samade on the Beach, Wednesday at the Blue Nun and the Aitutaki Lagoon Resort, Thursday at the Crusher Bar, Friday at the Pacific Resort Aitutaki, and Saturday at the Blue Nun and Aitutaki Lagoon Resort. In addition, the Pacific Resort Aitutaki has fire dancing on Wednesday. Call ahead to confirm this schedule. Most of these venues provide round-trip transfers.
The Aitutaki Game Fishing Club (VHF channel 16; open Wed.-Sat. from 1600), in a container behind the Ports Authority on the way to the harbor, has cheap beer and is a good place to meet people at happy hour.