Live Music Venues

Around the clock, every day, every week, every month—Denton is a hub for live music

The beating heart of Denton revolves around our music scene. Music is part of Denton's DNA. While our musical roots are in jazz, every genre has a place here. With a world-class music scene and some of the coolest venues in Texas, Denton is known for having live music almost every night.

Check out these locations or scroll down to see a calendar of live music events.

Andy's Bar

Andy’s resides in one of the oldest buildings (1877) on the historic downtown Denton, TX square. The building encompasses 3 levels of unique experiences under one roof: Cocktail Lounge, Concert Venue, and Underground Kitchen.

Armadillo Ale Works

Every drop of Armadillo Ale Works beer is brewed on-site, housed in an old railway grain warehouse constructed in the early 1900s. Our taproom and coffee shop offers an enormous spectrum of our creations in a relaxed environment with an indoor beer garden vibe. In addition to our...

Dan's Silverleaf

A true Texas Music icon in itself, Dan’s Silverleaf (formerly Dan’s Bar) has put Denton on the map for almost a decade with a refreshingly super-mellow atmosphere, star studded rock, jazz, blues and country acts from around the state and the world, and a sound system equation to...

Golden Boy Coffee Co.

Golden Boy Coffee Co. is a barista-owned coffee shop that serves craft coffee, specialty cocktails, and fresh food that is locally and ethically sourced and prepared in house. Located in Denton, Texas near Texas Woman's University.

Harvest House

No matter what you’re looking for, we have something for everyone. Our beer garden teems with plant life and natural features to inspire a relaxing environment. Enjoy a cold beer in the sun or under the shade, or a hot coffee for those cold, rainy days. Get excited to watch some...

Howling Mutt Brewing Co

Denton Brewpub serving craft beer, cider, wine, liquor infused ice cream/popsicles & food from 940s Kitchen and Cocktails.

J&J's Pizza

J&J's Pizza, a Denton staple, offers loaded pizzas, calzones, salads & wings and various specials with a basement for live music. They also offer vegan and gluten free options.

Jack's Tavern

Denton's Newest Sports Bar and Night Spot with a Country Flare. Jack's Tavern offers great drink specials, signature drinks and ice cold draft beer. Watch your favorite sporting event on one of our 10 HDTV's or enjoy one of our signature cocktails on the patio. We also offer pool...

Red's Yard

Red's Yard is a place to drink and chill. We’ve got a big ol’ yard chock full of games, picnic tables, comfy chairs, and plenty of shade. 20 beers are on tap and we’re serving up comfort food straight out of our kitchen.

Rubber Gloves Rehearsal Studios

Rubber Gloves Rehearsal Studios is an iconic Denton live music venue. The space features both outdoor and indoor stages and bars as well as rehearsal room facilities available for rental.

Steve's Wine Bar

When you walk into Steve’s Wine Bar you will be welcomed into a casual and relaxed place where you can enjoy a great glass (or bottle) of wine, a few local craft beers, and good conversation. The location in Denton provides a unique opportunity for our guests to enjoy several...

The Bartonville Store & Jeter’s Meat Shop

We’ve revamped Bartonville’s old Store as a community watering hole. We’ve got all your country favorites and some new twists on classics, too. And, we’ll be bringing in lots of live local musicians so you can tap your feet while you wet your whistle! So plan on coming out to...

The Dive

Comfy, cool, casual restaurant and bar serving classic Texas dishes on a lake setting