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Discovery Bar

A down-to-earth, genuine alt-rock dive, catering to an alternative crowd who come for the alternative rock, reggae and cumbia music. One of the few surviving vaguely counter-cultural places in Caracas.
Live Music in Caracas

Trasnocho Lounge

The Trasnocho cultural center's minimalist bar is a place to pull up a beanbag chair, sip a martini and chill out with friends as guest DJs work their magic.
Live Music in Caracas

Moulin Rouge

Behind the flamboyant windmill facade is Caracas’ leading venue for live alternative rock, with two environments: the performance hall and an adjacent lounge for drum and bass, trance and techno sessions by resident…
Live Music in Caracas

El Puto Bar

Red velvet curtains and a text-plastered bar festoon this cave-like hipster venue, and DJs and live bands play salsa, rock, reggae and house. Try the house craft beer, Los Miaos de Dios (the Meows of God) and look f…
World Music in Caracas


Bodies are pressed together here on the small dance floor like a Mumbai passenger train at rush hour. Salsa, merengue and reggaetón fuel the sweat-soaked atmosphere, only relieved by a mild-by-comparison outdoor pat…
Live Music in Caracas

Maroma Roots

The Rasta bar. The upstairs lounge is where the real skanking goes on – a dim, smoky environment where a DJ works from the front section of an old bus, pumping out a righteous blend of dub, dancehall and more commer…
Live Music in Caracas

El Maní es Así

One of the city's longest-running salsa spots, where everything revolves around the dance floor and the live salsa bands. Take a taxi.
Classical Music in Caracas

Centro de Acción Social por la Música

Hear top-notch classical recitals for free at the Sala Simón Bolívar, one of the venues for El Sistema, Venezuela's world-renowned youth orchestra program.