Breweries with Live Music

Why choose between entertainment and the next taproom on your list when you can have both? Spice up your next night out by trying a new brewery with a side of live music. Celebrate and support local artists while indulging in local beers and taproom nosh. Here are some breweries with live music to check off your list.

*Due to COVID-19 and rising cases of the Delta variant, many events have been cancelled or postponed. Please check the brewery's website for the most up to date information.

56 Brewing

Head to this Northeast Brewery a stone's throw from the Mississippi for riverside beers, pinball, and music! Enjoy live jazz from the MN Hard Bop Collective, as well as frequent concerts, comedy shows, and trivia nights. For more events, refer to their event calendar.


612Brew hosts a live show every Saturday night in the summer. Every Friday night, year round, the taproom hosts Music Mayhem—where you can put your love of music knowledge and trivia to the test. For future dates, refer to their event calendar.

Bauhaus Brew Labs

A lively and artistic space, Bauhaus Brew Labs features live music pop-ups and festival-style events like the annual Schwandtoberfest with live music, art, and the food and beer hallmarks of any good Oktoberfest celebration.

Day Block Brewing Company

Day Block’s Tap Room hosts live music several nights a week, featuring many different local bands. To find out who will be performing, check out their events calendar.

La Doña Cervecería

La Doña's event space hosts salsa and bachata nights on a weekly basis with live bands and DJs, where patrons can experience the vibrancy of Latinx culture that is thriving here in the Twin Cities. A $10 cover includes a lesson from experienced salsa teachers. The taproom also has hosts or creates events to celebrate various Latin American holidays and festivals such as Dia de Los Muertos, Carnaval, and others.

Inbound BrewCo.

Inbound Brew Co. hosts regular live shows on Friday and Saturday nights at their North Loop tap room. Times are subject to change, and more information can be found on Inbound’s event calendar.