Live Music Venues in Huntsville, Alabama - The Rocket City

Huntsville the "Rocket City" features an incredible number of restaurants, bars and outside venues for live music. Maybe it's because we have some of the most talented bands and musicians around. And maybe it's because we who live in or near Huntsville love our music.

No matter what kind of live music venue you are looking for - from a beautiful sit down restaurant to a rowdy beer driven smoke filled country bar - we have it all.

  • A.M. Booth's Lumberyard - 'The Patio' (Outdoor area) Expanded bar menu with meals prepared in their own restaurant | partially covered outside area
  • A.M. Booth's Lumberyard - The Kiln Expanded bar menu with meals prepared in their own restaurant | music inside and sometimes on their outdoor patio | large fanciful raised music stage
  • Bishop's 53 Pub & Grill Bar & Grill | Sports Bar | Pub |
  • Bishop's Eastside Pub & Grill Bar menu | pool tables | smoker's heaven | dance area
  • Brickhouse Sports Cafe Sports bar | bar & grill | American restaurant | expanded bar menu | kids menu
  • Casual Pint Serves lunch, dinner and drinks | craft beer market and bar | opened July 2018 | 32 beers on tap, 300+ beers, wine & ciders | food
  • Copper Top Bar and Grill Classic community 'dive bar' | bar food menu | smoking
  • Diamonds Sports Bar Large sports bar | pool tables | games | high energy place
  • Jefferson Street Pub full bar | bar food
  • Lone Goose Saloon Full bar | plenty of seating | large patio | easily visit neighboring establishments
  • Maggie Meyers Irish Pub Irish pub | expanded bar food menu | dance area | smoking | game room | 'dart players heaven' | pool tables
  • Meridian Crossing Tavern & Eatery American (traditional) and barbeque | Upscale bar serves whiskey, wine and beer | patio and indoor/outdoor stage for live music | Rustic decor with exposed brick, wood walls, multiple TV’s | game room
  • SideTracks Music Hall Opened March 2017 | Focus is live music | large inside stage area acoustically treated | outside patio with stage | bar and menu | serves food until 1am | pool tables
  • Sports Page Lounge & Deli Community bar & grill | ample space | large raised stage easily visible from most tables | excellent support of live music with performances most nights | yummy, quality food (based on our first visit and sampling) | large 5 lane dart room and two pool tables | smoking allowed.
  • The Bar at 805 Bar | Campus 805, next door to Yellowhammer Brewery | 16 tap bar, with craft beer rotating out weekly, wine | We have a 16 tap bar, with craft beer rotating out weekly, wine, nightly music/events, as well as our huge wall of juice."
  • Voodoo Lounge Bar & Grill Gritty, smaller and intimate live music venue | full bar | bar food
  • Wish You Were Beer Campus 805 Location New location Taproom and bottle shop featuring 30 taps of beer | tasting room
  • Green Bus Brewing Craft beers | 'nano brewery' (small batches of beer) | in 150 year old building | convenient downtown location
  • Mad Malts Brewing Smaller live music brewery | sit at floor level or in loft | larger patio area | games for kids and adults
  • Salty Nut Brewery Indoor and outdoor live music depending on weather| craft beers in a comfortable, laid-back environment with couches and plenty of tables | family friendly | Dog friendly | loaner table games | food truck may be available
  • Yellowhammer Brewing / Earth & Stone Wood Fired Pizza Tasting room features a rotating series of seasonal ales (up to 20) AND Earth & Stone pizza collocated in same facility
  • Angel's Island Coffee Expresso to ice cream drinks | Sandwiches served all day as well as wraps and salads.
  • University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) Music Department Sponsors various student, faculty and guest artists events, from solo performers to large bands and orchestras. There are several on-campus locations for performances and occasionally performances are held at the Von Braun Center - so check the details of a scheduled event.
  • Hobbs Island Music Park & Pit Stop Community meeting place and convenience store with outside music venue | Two pool tables - Enjoy informal pool tournaments most nights | BBQ and sandwiches made fresh on premises | Commercial and local beers served | Music most Friday night
  • Burritt on the Mountain Outside location | 167-acre site overlooking the city on Round Top Mountain | Home to Dr. William Henry Burritt’s unique 1938 mansion | "mission is to enhance lives and build community through educational, artistic, and recreational experiences while preserving our heritage, land and historic structures"
  • Downtown Huntsville Outdoor Music Events Free Outdoor Concerts
  • Beauregard's "Huntsville's Buffalo Wings" according to their website | Beer & Wine | "Multi-Cuisine"
  • Cajun Steamer Bar & Grill "Cajun classics and original creations" | Beer | mixed drinks | inside & outside seating
  • Cyn Shea's Cafe Restaurant | live jazz music for Saturday brunch | very family friendly
  • DJ's Pizza Thin crust pizza using dough and pizza sauce made fresh, in-house, daily | pasta dishes and meatballs are also made in-house | take-out, as well as a take and bake | specials on certain nights click on food menu link.
  • Furniture Factory Bar and Grill Full menu restaurant | inside & outside seating | large patio/stage outside | dance area outside | small stage inside | live music often inside and out at same time
  • Humphrey's Bar & Grill Full menu restaurant | bar | music on the New Orleans style patio nightly (weather permitting) or inside if weather is adverse
  • Keigan's Public House of Huntsville
  • Luciano Italian Restaurant Fine Italian dining | bar for appetizers and cocktails | baby grand piano for live music | lounge singing for conversation and enjoyment
  • Mezza Luna Italian Restaurant "Hand Crafted, Italian Influenced Cuisine" | "offers fresh gulf seafood, naturally raised meats and locally grown organic poultry, lettuces, and vegetables. The wood-fired brick oven crisps the flatbreads and pizzas perfectly, gives the roasts and braises their signature hickory seasoning" | breakfast, lunch, dinner, drinks and coffee | blend of Mediterranean/Italian cuisine with a Southern influence | Inside and Patio
  • Moe's Original BBQ Bama-style BBQ offerings | southern sides prepared fresh daily | full bar | sports on the HDTVs | "designed with a rustic feel" | Inside/outside seating
  • Nick's Ristorante Italian restaurant | fine dining | live music may be in lounge or dining area | steak seafood | northern Italian cuisine | bar | smoke free dining (in lounge area smoking is ok)
  • Schnitzel Ranch (German Restaurant) Family owned and operated German restaurant. | German food and beer | Police, Firefighters, Military (inc Retirees) receive a discount.
  • Tim's Cajun Kitchen Cajun/creole specialty | serves lunch and dinner | beer & wine | Festival "Mardi Gras" bar area | Comedy/Private event room | Non-smoking restaurant and ok-to-smoke bar room
  • Huntsville String Shop Retail seller of guitars, banjos, mandolins, and ukuleles that sometimes features live music in a smaller intimate setting | may require tickets depending on event
  • Listen Local Huntsville Sponsors special local singer-songwriter events, aiming to promote the Huntsville live music scene. Tickets required. All performers on the stage at once in "round-robbin" fashion. Fun!
  • Stand Up Live Huntsville Comedy club with stand-up artists improv performers & musicians | bar food menu
  • U.S. Space and Rocket Center Everyone knows what the Rocket Center has to offer, but sometimes they also offer live music
  • Blue Pants Brewery 'Cheers-like' bar on the inside | large 'backyard-style' smoke-free patio on the outside | country-like setting yet near I-565 | Food trucks may be available | Craft beers
  • Old Black Bear Brewing Company Expanded food menu | craft beers | Large patio with raised stage for music | outside Tiki-like bar and full bar inside | spacious dining area(s) | you'll feel relaxed inside a building with character | couches
  • Rocket Republic Brewing Company Uniquely styled taproom open to the general public | smoke free | large dance area | good acoustics for such a large facility | ping pong | darts | cornhole bean bag games | beer, beer & more beer | food truck often available | drink in or purchase to take home