The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Richmond
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The National is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Richmond.

1. The National

9.0
708 E Broad St (btwn N 7th St and N 8th St), Richmond, VA
Music Venue · Capitol District · 74 tips and reviews

RenaRena: Great place to see concerts. Awesome in Summer since they have AC.

Brian B.Brian Bassett: One of the cities best live music venues. During training camp the National will host various acts like The Dropkick Murphys, Steve Earle & The Dukes and "Uncle Ted" -- the one and only Ted Nugent.

Peter P.Peter Pate: Great music venue, cold beer.

Hardywood Park Craft Brewery is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Richmond.

2. Hardywood Park Craft Brewery

9.0
2408 Ownby Ln, Richmond, VA
Brewery · Carytown - Museum District · 65 tips and reviews

Visit Richmond VAVisit Richmond VAHardywood Park Craft Brewery is a production brewery, which features a tasting room and offers frequent food trucks, live music, special beer releases, cask ale and exciting gourmet flavor infusions.

Meghan B.Meghan Beardsley: Concerts sound great here on Fridays! Free entry and good beer!

Elle B.Elle Breezee: Always an event!! Live bands, food trucks, good for couples and families! Plenty of green space to run around as well

Brown's Island is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Richmond.

3. Brown's Island

9.3
500 Tredegar St (btwn 5th st. and Tredegar st.), Richmond, VA
Park · Downtown Richmond · 28 tips and reviews

RVA BadgeRVA Badge: Richmond loves outdoor music and festivals and many take places here. From the Folk Festival to Friday Cheers this is a hot spot to see Richmond from the river while enjoying some live music.

RVA BadgeRVA Badge: Richmond loves outdoor music and festivals and many take place here. From the Folk Festival to Friday Cheers this is a hot spot to see Richmond from the river while enjoying some live music.

Joe A.Joe A 🌴: Great concert location

Altria Theater is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Richmond.

4. Altria Theater

8.4
6 N Laurel St (W Main St.), Richmond, VA
Theater · VCU · 26 tips and reviews

Hbomb S.Hbomb Safley: Saw Brian McKnight, Michael Buble', and Lady Gaga in concert at the Landmark

RVA BadgeRVA Badge: Host to a variety of events including Broadway, The Richmond Forum, concerts, comedians, children’s theater, lectures, school commencements and fashion shows.

Thomas N.Thomas Nelson: Wicked and a bunch of really famous Broadway productions have come here, along with nationwide touring acts like Heart (one of the more recent concerts), undergoing a beautifying renovation.

Crossroads Coffee & Ice Cream is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Richmond.

5. Crossroads Coffee & Ice Cream

8.2
3600 Forest Hill Ave (at Semmes Ave), Richmond, VA
Coffee Shop · Westover Hills - Forest Hill Park · 53 tips and reviews

Richard H.Richard Hayes: Go here for locally roasted coffee by Blanchards, locally churned ice cream by Bev's, over 12 taps of great beer, and live music most weekends. Great reward after that hard hike or bike ride.

RVA BadgeRVA Badge: Go here for locally roasted coffee by Blanchards, locally churned ice cream by Bev's, over 12 taps of great beer, and live music most weekends. Great reward after that hard hike or bike ride.

pookieface m.pookieface mcsnickens: Live music. Great microbrew. Delicious coffee. Friendly staff.

The Camel is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Richmond.

6. The Camel

7.4
1621 W Broad St (btw Lombardy & Allen), Richmond, VA
Music Venue · Fan - Oregon Hill - Carver · 46 tips and reviews

S R.S R: Love that I can walk or bike to all the best music venues in #rva.

chris w.chris welch: Try the live music !

Alina M.Alina M.: Divey local bar with a surprising beer list! Live music, great service and of course great beer made for a great time! Try the beer flights!

Honey Whyte's is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Richmond.

7. Honey Whyte's

8.8
2116 E Main St (at N 22nd St), Richmond, VA
Bar · Shockoe Bottom · 21 tips and reviews

Grant M.Grant Mizell: Great hole-in-the-wall for live music.

Amy F.Amy Farmer: Great live music!! Burgers are awesome!

Burke F.Burke Farley: Without a doubt, one of the best burgers in Richmond. Go for the breakfast burger.

The Broadberry is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Richmond.

8. The Broadberry

8.1
2729 W Broad St (Mulberry), Richmond, VA
Music Venue · The Fan · 6 tips and reviews

Lauren B.Lauren Bacon: Local music venues are always the best

Mighty C.Mighty Casey: One of the best small music venues in Virginia.

Ben B.Ben Bannister: It was sick!!!

Barrel Thief Wine Shop and Cafe is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Richmond.

9. Barrel Thief Wine Shop and Cafe

8.5
5805 Patterson Ave (Libbie), Richmond, VA
Wine Shop · Three Chopt · 16 tips and reviews

BoothBooth: Live music tonight, and Philippe Faury 2005 Condrieu is our by-the-glass special, only $15! Normal retail of this Northern Rhone Viognier is $65. Read more.

Chris R.Chris Reed: Great wine selection and awesome, helpful staff. Come for the wine, stay for the pimento cheese and live jazz on Saturday evenings.

Jessica N.Jessica Nickolas: Awesome wines, all hand picked! Pick a bottle, grab a table and relax. Best part, no corking fee! Friendly and very helpful staff as well.

Cary Street Café is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Richmond.

10. Cary Street Café

7.2
2631 W Cary St (at S Mulberry St), Richmond, VA
American Restaurant · The Fan · 24 tips and reviews

Julie B.Julie Brown: Very laid back bar with good food and live bands featuring jam bands, rock, bluegrass, alt-country & reggae. Saw Jerry Garcia Band sans Jerry here years ago. Was a sad day here when he passed 8/9/95 Read more.

J-MallJ-Mall: Great live music...... Decent atmosphere.... Need more drink specials....

Robyn C.Robyn Chandler: Great patio - perfect for people watching and playing scrabble. And drinking lots of jager.

O'Tooles Restaurant & Pub is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Richmond.

11. O'Tooles Restaurant & Pub

8.5
4800 Forest Hill Ave (at W 48th St.), Richmond, VA
Irish Pub · Westover Hills - Forest Hill Park · 38 tips and reviews

Beth M.Beth Marrs: Great burgers and fries, especially on Tuesday which is half-priced burger night! Also has the best chicken salad there is. Friendly atmosphere. Great live music on weekends.

Richard H.Richard Hayes: A locals joint but don't be scared. The requisite Guinness is on tap and they make a fine burger, personal favorite is the English burger. If you plan to go for St. Patty's day go early.

Sarah T.Sarah Thamm: Coldest draft beer in Richmond!

Carpenter Theatre is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Richmond.

12. Carpenter Theatre

9.0
600 E Grace St (N 6th St), Richmond, VA
General Entertainment · City Center · 4 tips and reviews

Joza J.Joza Juarez: Amazing place the deco worth a visit!

Lauren B.Lauren Bird: Fabulous! !!

Dave W.Dave W: Nice place will come again.

Modlin Center for the Arts is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Richmond.

13. Modlin Center for the Arts

8.2
28 Westhampton Way, Richmond, VA
Concert Hall · University of Richmond · 1 tip

MacMac: Try the Performances!!!!!

First Fridays Art Walk is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Richmond.

14. First Fridays Art Walk

8.1
Downtown RVA Broad St (btwn N Belvidere & N 8th St), Richmond, VA
Art Gallery · Jackson Ward · 10 tips and reviews

shineshineshineshineshineshine: Hidden interior courtyard, often has live music.

RVA BadgeRVA Badge: Richmond's First Fridays Art Walk showcases over 40 diverse creative venues in Downtown's growing arts and cultural district.

Lucas H.Lucas Hall: http://www.firstfridaysrichmond.com/ Read more.

W.E. Singleton Center for the Performing Arts is one of The 15 Best Places with Live Music in Richmond.

15. W.E. Singleton Center for the Performing Arts

8.1
922 Park Ave (Grove Ave), Richmond, VA
College Theater · VCU · 3 tips and reviews

CeeJay L.CeeJay Louis: Come to a wind ensemble show. You won't regret it.

MacMac: Try the performances!!!!!

Will F.Will Fisher: If your hands are dirty or especially greasy, please wash them before playing the pianos. Grease is the absolute last thing we want to feel when we place our fingers on the keys.