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Top Choice Live Music in South Austin

Broken Spoke

George Strait once hung from the wagon-wheel chandeliers at the wooden-floored Broken Spoke, a true Texas honky-tonk. Not sure of your dance moves? Take a lesson. They're offered from 8pm to 9pm Wednesday through Sa…
Top Choice Live Music in South Austin

Continental Club

No passive toe-tapping here; this 1950s-era lounge has a dance floor that's always swinging with some of the city's best local acts. On most Monday nights you can catch local legend Dale Watson and his Lone Stars (1…
Top Choice Baseball in Arlington

Rangers Ballpark in Arlington

From April to October the Texas Rangers play at this vintage-ballpark-inspired stadium, which features replicas of the Fenway Park scoreboard and the right-field home-run porch from Tiger Stadium. Guided tours are b…
Top Choice Live Music in Fort Worth

Pearls Dance Hall

On the edge of the stockyards, this raucous old brothel once owned by Buffalo Bill Cody is an atmospheric place to hear traditional country music with an edge. Texas luminaries such as Dale Watson are known to rock …
Top Choice Live Music in Dallas

Granada Theater

This converted movie theater, often praised as the best live music venue in town, books popular rock and country bands. It's the anchor of Lower Greenwood. Check the website for what's on.
Top Choice Live Music in Lubbock

Blue Light

This legendary club has plenty of live Texas country and rock. Watch for hall-of-famer Gary P Nunn.
Live Music in Downtown

Stubb's Bar-B-Q

Stubb's has live music almost every night, with a great mix of premier local and touring acts from across the musical spectrum. Many warm-weather shows are held out back along Waller Creek. There are two stages, a s…
Performing Arts in South Austin

Long Center for the Performing Arts

This state-of-the-art theater opened in late 2008 as part of a waterfront redevelopment along Lady Bird Lake. The multistage venue hosts drama, dance, concerts and comedians. Also known for its gorgeous view of the …
Cinema in Downtown

Alamo Drafthouse Cinema

Easily the most fun you can have at the movies: sing along with Grease, quote along with Princess Bride, or just enjoy food and drink delivered right to your seat during first-run films. Check the website for other …
Live Music in South Austin

Saxon Pub

The super-chill Saxon Pub, presided over by 'Rusty,' a huge knight who sits out the front, has music every night, mostly Texas performers in the blues-rock vein. A great place to kick back, drink a beer and discover…