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 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 |
  • 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
  • Hoppers Bar & Grill (Holiday Inn) Focusing on soft acoustic music | expanded bar menu
  • 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
  • Shagnasty's Grubbery and Pour House (Bar & Grill) Large patio for rocking out, fenced in for privacy | inside ample space | smoking | plenty of dart boards
  • 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
  • Green Bus Brewing Craft beers | 'nano brewery' (small batches of beer) | in 150 year old building | convenient downtown location
  • InnerSpace Brewing Company "Family owned and operated local nano-brewery" | "Brewing small batch, low gravity beers with a focus on farmhouse ales" | "Featuring space-themed decor and games for the kids" | "1700 sq ft seating area adorned with a variety of space and sci-fi artifacts and decorations"
  • Mad Malts Brewing Smaller live music brewery | sit at floor level or in loft | larger patio area | games for kids and adults
  • Rocket Republic Downtown (617 Meridian Street) food available from two sources | music inside and outside (weather permitting)| beer, beer and more beer
  • 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.
  • Graves Grocery (restaurant) "A Community Rest Stop" | A classic small country store with restaurant & deli serving breakfast and lunch | Fresh deli sandwiches, homemade salads and locally made deserts | 15 min south of Huntsville (worth the trip)
  • 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
  • Boot Pizzeria Italian restaurant family dining with pizza, subs, baked pasta, desserts and a full bar | large TV's
  • El Herradura Mexican Restaurant "Authentic Mexican cuisine, served at prices a family can afford" | "menu spans the gamut from traditional Mexican favorites, to our popular original creations" | Mexican buffet during the week (check website for hours)
  • 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
  • Luciano Italian Restaurant Fine Italian dining | bar for appetizers and cocktails | baby grand piano for live music | lounge singing for conversation and enjoyment
  • Mario's Five Points Located in the old Mullins building | "American (new), pizza and sandwiches" | beer | free arcade games, live entertainment | Dine-in, carry-out, delivery, and catering
  • Moe's Original BBQ (127 Holmes Ave NW) Southern Soul Food | House-smoked meats and fresh sides
  • 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)
  • 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
  • Toybox Bistro Serves lunch, dinner and drinks | celebrate all things nerdy | nerd toys on walls |
  • Huntsville Traditional Music Association Normally holds events at the Coffeehouse in the historic country church at Burritt Museum | "Our purpose and objective is to preserve and perpetuate traditional music, instruments, and styles of rendition. This includes, but is not necessarily limited to, what is commonly referred to as folk, traditional, and old-time music. We strive to provide wholesome and informative family entertainment in each and every event we sponsor or participate in."
  • Madison Music Lessons Madison Music Lessons offer piano, guitar, voice and songwriting instruction | Lessons by Billy Pettinger
  • Stovehouse (Performance & Event Venue) "focus primarily on roots music such as blues, bluegrass, ragtime, old time, folk, jazz, Celtic and instrumental" | "a village of eclectic restaurants, gourmet cocktail & coffee bars, event & entertainment spaces, boutique shopping, offices and more"
  • Von Braun Center ('VBC') Civic center in downtown Huntsville AL | venues for cultural, educational, entertainment, sporting & social events
  • Bishops Westside Pub & Grill Bar menu | pool tables | smoker's heaven
  • Madison Station Bar & Grill Live music with dance floor | raised stage colorfully lit | full bar | expanded bar food menu | separate karaoke room | billiards in two areas | huge TV's | security personnel | smoking
  • Reflections Lounge & Entertainment Non-Smoking | "Reflections Lounge & Entertainment brings you the very best in food, music and entertainment all in a 'Grown & Sexy' environment." | "For the comfort and consideration of all guests - please dress appropriately (no athletic attire, sagging pants, soiled/dirty clothing or other inappropriate distracted attire)"
  • Rocket City Craft Beer
  • Stem and Stein Wine Cellar and Bar Food, beer, craft beer and wine | 250+ beers and 800+wines | expanded menu | patio outside or sit in | wine sommelier
  • The Brass Tap "an upscale beer bar with 60 craft beers on tap, & 200+ imports, local craft beers, and a large selection of Wine, liquor, and great food." | "From salty to tangy to sweet, you're sure to find a flavor to complement your beer and appease your appetite on our food menu."
  • Open Bottle (Madison) Specialty package store and bar | craft beer, wine, and fine spirits | "Spacious patio, occasional live music & food trucks"
  • Rocket Republic Brewing Company (289 Production Ave) 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