Bilbao entertainment

Top Choice Live Music in New Town

Kafe Antzokia

This is the vibrant heart of contemporary Basque Bilbao, featuring international rock, blues and reggae, as well as the cream of Basque rock-pop. Weekend concerts run from 10pm to 1am, followed by DJs until 5am. Dur…
Live Music in New Town

Euskalduna Palace

About 600m downriver from the Museo Guggenheim Bilbao is this modernist gem, built on the riverbank in a style that echoes the great shipbuilding works of the 19th century. The Euskalduna is home to the Bilbao Symph…
Live Music in New Town


Set in a former 17th-century church – La Merced – this multipurpose venue is best known for its rock, metal and pop-rock concerts. Bilborock also has film screenings, plays, poetry readings and workshops. Stop in or…
Theatre in Old Town

Teatro Arriaga

The baroque facade of this venue commands the open spaces of El Arenal between the Casco Viejo and the river. It stages theatrical performances and classical music concerts.