Live Music in Hays County

Where to find Live Music in Hays County

There are plenty of places to listen to live music in Hays County. There is no need to fight Austin traffic to catch a show. Get ready to dance, relax, and enjoy everything there is to offer today.

Live music in Hays County

Hays Happenings has your entire guide to live music in Hays County!

Buda Live Music Venues

Buda live music in Hays CountyWillie’s Joint & BBQ 

Located in uptown Buda just before the historic downtown Willie’s Joint offers live entertainment and authentic Texas BBQ. Keep up with their Facebook page to learn more.

Tavern on the Main

Nestled in the historic downtown Buda Tavern on Main offers a full bar, an excellent menu, and live music on the weekends. Check out their calendar to keep up to date.


In the Old Mill & Grain, Nate’s offers cocktails, coffee, and a plenty of live music in Hays County! See what they have on their calendar today.

Pinballz Kingdom

Pinballz Kingdom is in the old 221 truck stop. They offer arcade games, a full bar, and live music. Check out the Biergarten to see when the next concert night is.

Buck’s Backyard

Buck’s Backyard is Buda’s newest live music venue! They offer live music inside on Friday and Saturday evenings and will offer large outdoor concerts starting in the Spring 2017. Check out their website to keep up to date on concert listings.

Driftwood Live Music Venues

Driftwood is known for their beautiful views of the hill country. Driftwood has a couple of live music venues to offer (they both happen to have delicious eats, too).

Salt Lick

Featured on Man vs. Food Salt Lick offers authentic Texas BBQ with a helping of live music. Keep up to date with the latest happenings by following their Facebook page.

Hays City Store

This classy yet unpretentious diner is far from ordinary offering a world class menu and great views. Every weekend there is live music in Hays County at the Hays City Store.

Dripping Springs Live Music Venues

Dripping Springs Live Music in Hays CountyDripping Springs offers a unique sampling of wineries, diners, and live music in Hays County. From small standing room only bars to full-service restaurants there is no shortage of venues.

Hudson’s on Mercer

Hudson’s often hosts local, regional, and national acts at their location in historic district of Dripping Springs. They also have a karaoke night! They serve beer and wine, and also have a food truck on site. Check out their event calendar.

Mercer Street Dance Hall

Dripping Spring’s only dance hall offers some of the best live music in Hays County. Great music for dancing or listening. Click here to see the Mercer Street Dance Hall’s calendar.

The Barber Shop

Located in downtown Dripping Springs, this quaint bar is a unique fixture. Offering live music and various events throughout the week, there is always something to see. Follow their event calendar here.

Side Car Tasting Room

This prohibition wine bar is in the heart of Dripping Springs. With great wine and live music on the weekends, this is the place to be.

Kyle Live Music Venues

Central Texas Speedway

Just off of I35 Central Texas Speedway offers not only stock car racing but live music and The Car Bar. See what is happening in 2017 on their Facebook page.

San Marcos Live Music Venues

San Marcos is known for the river, university, and busy downtown square. This fun college town offers plenty of live music in Hays County.

Texas Music Theatre

Right on the downtown square in San Marcos this venue offers shows on the weekends (Thurs-Friday). Check out their calendar today.

Cheatham Street Warehouse

This crown jewel of live music in Hays County is in the heart of San Marcos. Known for its traditional country tunes, Cheatham Street Warehouse is popular with everyone. See what new and exciting events they have planned by checking out their event calendar.

Tantra Coffee House

Enjoy a cup of great coffee while listening to live music at Tantra Coffee House. Near the “little HEB” in San Marcos, this venue is small and intimate. Check out the calendar here.

Railyard Bar & GrillSan Marcos Live Music in Hays County

Located in the heart of San Marcos this full-service restaurant & bar offers live music on the weekends. Follow them on Facebook to keep up with the latest news.

Stonewall Warehouse

This is San Marcos’s first & only LGBT bar but everyone is welcome to this inclusive club. Keep up to date by following their Facebook.

Riley’s Tavern

Riley’s Tavern is Texas’s first bar after prohibition. Riley’s is a down home good time music venue and bar. See their events calendar for more information.


Come visit The MARC for award-winning live-music from popular artists. They are located in the heart of downtown San Marcos and also double as a nightclub. Click here for their calendar.

Wimberley Live Music Venues

Wimberley is a quaint little town just outside of Austin. With a motto like “Keep Wimberley Weirder, you are sure to find some interesting and fun places to listen to live music in Wimberley.


Open seven days a week Inoz Brew & Chew offers a great menu and excellent beer selection. Check out their happenings calendar for details on live music.

Cypress Creek Cafe

Located in the historical Wimberley square this venue has a covered patio with a comfortable environment year round. You can catch live music a few times a week.

Blue Rock StudiosWimberley Live Music in Hays County

With Blue Rock Studios you can catch the intimacy of live music in the comfort of your own living room. Check out the event calendar to learn more now.

There are plenty of venues to catch live music in Hays County. Whether you are looking for country, blues, rock, or more there is something for every kind of music lover.