Live music is happening around the clock in Las Vegas — this is the Entertainment Capital of the World, after all! If you’re looking for some quality live tunes in the destination, there are more than enough venues fitting that bill.
With so much sound seeking a stage, you’ll be in good musical company wherever you land in Las Vegas. Here are some of the best places to catch live music in Las Vegas, where you can sit back, relax, and soak up some Vegas entertainment next time you’re in town.
With actual saddle seats lining its polished bar top and one can’t-miss mechanical bull, it’s no surprise that country music is king at Gilley’s Saloon, Dance Hall & Bar-B-Que. Enjoy Strip views and cold brews while watching the live entertainment on Friday and Saturday nights at this honky-tonk, located right on Las Vegas Boulevard at Treasure Island – TI Hotel & Casino. Get an insider’s tour from VEGAS ON below.
The beers are cold, and the stage is hot at Losers Bar, where musicians perform for the no-frills, honky-tonk crowd daily. With tallboys of American brews on the menu, plush banquettes lining the walls, and an easygoing atmosphere, this saloon at MGM Grand Hotel and Casino is one solid place to throw back a few and take in some top-notch tunes.
Some of country music’s hottest recording artists make their way to Stoney’s Rockin’ Country, a high-energy nightclub offering a boot-scootin' good time. Catch the Town Square Las Vegas nightspot’s live shows in between line dancing, some friendly beer pong competitions, and a ride on the mechanical bull.
A grand piano is the star of Piano Bar at Harrah’s Las Vegas, where daily interactive live music shows have the audience singing (and playing) along. Whether you’re watching dueling pianists, karaoke backed by keys, or an Elvis impersonator tickling the ivories, it’s always an entertaining time at the Strip-side space.
A swank speakeasy lies beyond the unassuming janitor’s door at The Barbershop Cuts & Cocktails inside The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, where musicians regularly take the stage at the Prohibition-inspired space every Monday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday night. Get comfortable on a tufted couch, whiskey in hand, while enjoying the live entertainment at this intimate hideaway.
Offering something for everyone, Rockhouse blends live music with billiards, sports fandom, great food and fun, and frozen drinks at Grand Canal Shoppes inside The Venetian Resort Las Vegas. With so much to experience, it’s easy to make a night out of a live show at this multifaceted adult playground.
An offshoot of the New York City borough musical mainstay, Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas routinely has the hottest concert tickets in Las Vegas. The venue is conveniently located at The LINQ Promenade, where you can grab a bite to eat—from fast-food offerings to celebrity chef-created dishes. Even better? Free shows happen regularly, with audiences rocking out in the space that also features bowling lanes and a restaurant with one fabulous menu.
Many now-iconic performers have graced the stages of Downtown Las Vegas. Find great music, tasty cocktails, and a fabulous Las Vegas vibe at Rush Lounge. With past performers such as Mach 5 and Indie Florentino Band, the Golden Nugget nightspot keeps the party going all night long!
Looking for a background track that sets the tone for a fantastic meal? Search no further than Green Valley Ranch Resort & Spa, where Hank’s Fine Steaks & Martinis serves up some sippers with a side of nightly tunes from the local scene’s very best performers.
There is more than enough to experience at Mayfair Supper Club, where the iconic Fountains of Bellagio serve as an amazing backdrop. A cast of singers and dancers only add to the entertainment in this intimate yet playful lounge. On Sundays, enjoy dinner while the band and singers perform classic Jazz songs.
The live band at Delilah provides one fabulous backing track for a night out that’s laced with vintage vibes. Art Deco embellishments surround the servers, wearing flapper dresses and white tuxedo jackets, giving the space inside Wynn Las Vegas a decidedly Great Gatsby feel.
Alexxa’s Bar inside Paris Las Vegas offers live music with a stunning backdrop of the Las Vegas Strip, Eiffel Tour, and Bellagio Fountains. Enjoy live entertainment on the open-air patio while sipping on delicious, handcrafted cocktails every Thursday to Saturday night. Then Sundays also feature a Jazz Brunch with live DJs.
Never miss a chance to enjoy live music at the Lounge. This relaxed yet upbeat venue inside Excalibur Hotel and Casino features live shows every Friday to Sunday. With bands such as HNLV, San Fernando Band, and Status, you’re sure to get your dance on.
The Viva Vision canopy already provides enough to experience in Downtown Las Vegas. Looking for more? Fremont Street Experience routinely puts on live shows such as the Downtown Rocks Free Concert Series that captures the crowd.
Whether or not these mainstays of live music in Las Vegas make it on your next itinerary, there’s no doubt you’ll find some great tunes next time you’re in the Entertainment Capital of the World.
While you’re here, don’t forget to explore everything else the destination has to offer. From thrilling attractions to world-class restaurants, there’s a lot to do after that last encore! Book your trip and start making some reservations now.