Canada Live Music Venue


Best Places to Catch a Live Show in Toronto

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Toronto is home to a variety of trendy clubs that regularly feature live music and represent the diversity of this bustling city. Take a look at our favourite hottest clubs for live music!

  • CUBE Nightclub

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    Though there's a $20 cover charge on Friday and drinks are pricey, CUBE is the best. With gorgeous views of downtown from their large patio, great music, tasty food, good company—you can't go wrong.

  • Kool Haus

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    Within walking distance of Union Station, this venue has great acoustics and is designed perfect enough for every concert goer to get a close up view of the stage regardless of where you stand.

  • Lee's Palace

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    With a solid, consistent sound and ease of moving closer to the stage, music lovers flock to Lee's quite often. The Dance Cave upstairs is great to mingle with others after hours of live music.

  • The Hoxton

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    Regarded as one of the best clubs for EDM, The Hoxton is full of chic 20-somethings. It's super laid back and lineups move pretty quickly. Though it gets crowded, the ambiance and mood make up for it.

  • El Mocambo Tavern

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    El Mocambo is one of city's oldest music venues, serving Toronto's music scene for over 100 years. Known for hosting The Rolling Stones in '77, El Mo is an essential destination for music lovers.

  • Wrongbar

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    Wrongbar is swanky and very intimate with dark interiors. Though it's got a rowdy atmosphere, the sound system is spot on and is one of the best spots in the city for indie and cutting edge music.

  • Lula Lounge

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    Take a trip around the world! While you enjoy delicious food and drinks, the lounge hosts live salsa, jazz, Brazilian and world music. Lula also once hosted Grammy darlings Norah Jones and Feist. 

  • Bovine Sex Club

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    Bovine has been a neighbourhood institution since the 90s, with rock, punk and metal bands. The club has been consistent with great music, drinks, atmosphere, and the right amount of grunge!

Looking for the Top Live Music Venue in Canada?

Check out our listing of the hottest clubs in Canada, read reviews, view upcoming events and more.

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]

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]

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]

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]

Union Hall

6240 - 99 Street, Edmonton Alberta Canada

Union Hall is has been at the center of Edmonton's scene for years on end. this iconic venues provides a unique atmosphere where everyone is welcome and guaranteed to have a great time out! Providing great drink specials and awesome DJ lineups, this is definitely the place to be in Edmonton! Check out our upcoming events and see you there! [more]

Barrymores Music Hall

323 Bank Street, Ottawa Ontario Canada

613-565-9999

Welcome to Ottawa's ultimate destination for live music, dancing and fun Thursday through Sunday. Over the years, it has gained a reputation for drawing new talent in addition to local and international talent. Dating back to the early 1900's, the music hall is housed in an old theatre filled with character. Today, the club draws music of all [more]