San Antonio has a ton of local hot spots to grab a drink and listen to some great music. If you’re new to town, you’ll want to visit each and every one of these hangouts.
Paper Tiger | 2410 N St Mary’s St, 78212
Formerly known as The White Rabbit, Paper Tiger is one of San Antonio’s newest venues that brings a mix of different genres to the Alamo city. There’s usually a new show every other day so check out their calendar for updates.
Alamo City Music Hall & Club | 1305 E Houston St, 78205
Alamo City Music Hall is another popular venue where local and national acts gather on stage.
Cowboys Dance Hall | 3030 NE Interstate 410 Loop, 78218
Country music fans flock to Cowboys Dance Hall every weekend. Head over early because the entrance lines can extend around the building. Don’t forget to wear your dancing shoes!
Jazz, TX | 312 Pearl Pkwy #6001, 78215
Tucked in the Pearl, Jazz, TX is that one cool place you take everyone you know. It has that speakeasy vibe and big top personality that’ll have you feeling like you traveled back in time.
Sam’s Burger Joint | 330 E Grayson St, 78215
Music, great atmosphere; oh yeah, the burgers are pretty great too. Stop by Sam’s to hear some local musicians and get your grub on.
LUNA | 6740 San Pedro Ave, 78216
Fans of salsa, reggae, blues, jazz and everything in between will fall in love with LUNA. Check out your favorite genre or expand your horizons to something new. Either way, you’re bound to have a great time.
The Squeezebox | 2806 N St Mary’s St, 78212
Known for their infamous happy hour specials, The Squeezebox is a great dive bar to go for a drink and enjoy some tunes. DJs spin oldies on vinyl every Sunday and host themed music nights throughout the month.
Tobin Center for the Performing Arts | 100 Auditorium Cir, 78205
Tobin features everything from classical music to indie rock and much more. Located near the heart of downtown, the Tobin Center always something going on. Visit their website for more information.
There’s definitely no lack of LIVE music venues in the city. If you know a place that didn’t make the list, but think your neighbors might be interested, be sure to share that on Facebook so that we all get a chance to explore more of this great city!