British Columbia Live Music Venue


Must-Visit Clubs for Live Shows in Vancouver

By clubZone

What's better than tearing up the dance floor with your friends? Not much. Here are some awesome live music venues in Vancouver to help jump start those unbelievable nights with an unbelievable show.

  • Venue

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    Venue is starting to attract more and more artists, especially from the electronic dance music and hip-hop genres. Spacious, with access to a bunch of different bars, it's awesome for live music.

  • Electric Owl Social Club

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    A hipster spot for indie music, the Electric Owl places a huge emphasis on showcasing both international and local talent. That's why you will never suspect what sound you will hear next!

  • Funky Winker Beans

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    "Vancouver's #1 Dive Bar," this bar holds a ton of live music nights, including live punk and metal shows on Friday's and Saturday's, and live blues on Sunday's.

  • Fortune Sound Club

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    Fortune offers state-of-the-art sound system, with some of the most notable DJ's spinning on a regular basis. You can literally walk into an amazing party. What's not to love about Fortune?

  • Biltmore Cabaret

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    With an assortment of up-and-coming bands, The Biltmore has built a reputation as one of the most underrated venues for live music in the city. A fantastic atmosphere as well!

  • Celebrities Nightclub

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    Perhaps the best sound system of all the clubs in Vancouver, Celebrities has stepped it up even higher with an amazing renovation. A live DJ event is a must if you're an electronic dance music fan.

  • Commodore Ballroom

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    With a capacity of 1000 party-goers, the Commodore Ballroom has become the Mecca of live music for Vancouver clubbing. Nirvana, Bob Marley, and Adele are just some of the greats who have played here.

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FIVESIXTY

560 Seymour Street, Vancouver BC Canada

604-678-6322

FIVESIXTY is one of the most unique night clubs in the city of Vancouver, featuring 5 different themed rooms to offer you a completely different night out! There are plenty of drinks and food available to keep you fueled all night. The venue is known for hosting some of the best names in live music as well. Come see what all the buzz is about! [more]

The Belmont

1006 Granville Street, Vancouver BC Canada

604-605-4344

The Belmont Bar offers a lot more than awesome drink specials and craft beers. It offers an exceptional menu with great prices, and all the live music you can handle. It's the perfect party spot, with a spacious dance floor and the hottest DJs on the tables most nights of the week. It's the perfect space for any type of event, so come check it o [more]

Distrikt Nightclub

919 Douglas St, Victoria BC Canada

250-383-7137

Next time you need a night out with friends, look no further than Distrikt! The nightclub is Victoria's newest hot spot, and it already has quite the reputation as one of the city's best venues! Featuring an awesome sound system, the best DJs, and LED lights and a laser light show, there's plenty to keep you entertained! Come check it out! [more]

Rain Ultraclub

66 Water Street, Vancouver BC Canada

Welcome to RAIN, Vancouver’s newest and most upscale nightclub! Inspired by the artistic designs found in top nightclubs in Las Vegas, New York, and China, RAIN seeks to bring Vancouver the ultimate luxury experience in nightlife entertainment. With a state of the art LED lighting ceiling, decorative bars, luxurious second floor lounge and [more]

At the Waldorf

1489 East Hastings Street, Vancouver BC Canada

This 29 room hotel is perfect for a spontaneous, last minute overnight stays, an ideal crashpad after a night in the city, or for the budget conscious traveler. The hotel has a quirky, artistic, and casual feeling throughout and no 2 guestrooms are alike. The Hotel at the Waldorf is an affordable alternative to staying in the hustle and bustle of [more]

Venue

881 Granville Street, Vancouver BC Canada

With a huge dance floor, the world's best DJs and other live acts, and a bar serving up delicious cocktails all night, Venue is quickly becoming one of the hottest nightlife spots in Vancouver! Come enjoy a show or an all night DJ set complemented by our state of the art sound and lighting systems! Venue is the perfect spot for any sort of event [more]

Red Room Ultra Bar

398 Richards Street, Vancouver BC Canada

Located on Richards up the street from Gastown, Red Room Ultra Bar is a large party venue that can accommodate hundreds of guests. Benefiting from some of the finest minds and equipment in sound, lighting, and effects, the venue is ideal for a variety of performances and party events, and has been noted recurrently as one of the best places in [more]

The Roxy Cabaret

932 Granville Street, Vancouver BC Canada

604-331-7999

The Roxy Cabaret has been throwing Vancouver's best parties for over 25 years! With decades of experience crafting the best cocktails and nights featuring all of the best DJs and other live acts, there's something to keep everyone busy! Come through, grab a drink, and see why the Roxy is one of Vancouver's favorite places for a great night out! [more]

Bar None Nightclub

1222 Hamilton Street between Davie and Drake, Vancouver BC Canada

604.689.7000

Bar None is quickly becoming Vancouver's premier nightlife spot for the city's younger crowds who prefer to try something a bit more on par with the nightlife in New York City. Come through after dinner to enjoy a delicious handcrafted cocktail. We feature the best DJs in town to keep you dancing all night! Come see us on your next night out! [more]

Garfinkel’s Whistler

#1-4308 Main Street, Whistler BC Canada

604-932-2323

Garfinkel's, Whistlers Legendary Party Bar. Established in 1990 and is "A Whistler Tradition". We at Garfinkel's pride ourselves on providing a fun, clean and safe party environment. Whistler owned and operated, boasting the largest and wildest dance floor in town. World class DJs, live bands and performance artists have all graced the massive [more]

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