Ontario 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!

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Check out our listing of the hottest clubs in Ontario, read reviews, view upcoming events and 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]

REHAB NIGHTCLUB

224 RICHMOND STREET AT DUNCAN ST, Toronto,ON, , Toronto Ontario Canada

REHAB CLUB ( FORMALLY 7 LOUNGE) [more]

Muzik

15 Saskatchewan Road, Toronto Ontario Canada

416-595-9998

With 41,000 square feet party possibility, Muzik is one of Toronto's most unique party and event venues. A chameleon-like entertainment space undefined by convention; Muzik is a whole new way to experience Toronto nightlife This is MUZIK. MUZIK is located in the former Horticulture Building at Exhibition Place. It has undergone a complete [more]

Product

364 Richmond St. W, Toronto Ontario Canada

Product is quickly becoming one of Toronto's hottest nightlife spots! With a bar cranking out all your favorite drinks, the hottest DJs spinning the best dance hits, and lavish decor to bring sophistication to any occasion, it's the perfect place for your next night out or special event! Next time you're looking for a fun night out, come see us! [more]

Guvernment

132 Queens Quay East, Toronto Ontario Canada

416-869-0045

The Guvernment Entertainment Complex covers 22,000 square feet of party space, boasts 20' high ceilings, and hosts thousands of Toronto's partying public, weekend after weekend. The Guvernment Entertainment Complex has been voted EYE Magazine's "Best Dance Club" in 2000 and 2001, while the city flocks to this party mecca every week to experience [more]

Sound Academy

11 Polson Street, Toronto Ontario Canada

416-469-5655

The Sound Academy is Toronto’s premier live entertainment and party destination. The newly-renovated space features some of the world’s most technologically advanced sound and lighting systems, unobstructed sightlines and fresh finishes – all combined to create an unrivaled concert experience. With 7500 sq ft of space, the room easily [more]

Wrongbar

1279 Queen St. West, Toronto Ontario Canada

An incredible addition to the Queen-West party, event, and nightclub scene, WRONGBAR is Toronto's hottest place to party, drink, dance, and more! Run by to of the city's top DJs, Wrongbar displays a rugged attention to detail - from the vintage pinball machine to the eclecticly-stocked jukebox. The sweet front bar is the perfect spot to drink, [more]

The Mod Club

722 College Street, Toronto Ontario Canada

416-588-4663

Virgin Mobile Mod Club The nightclub lives up to its name with "Mod" themed artwork splashed on the walls and all the latest Brit-indie, pop, rock and electronic music pumping through the speakers. The Mod Club also moonlights as an intimate concert and party venue with bands like: Yellowcard Keane Wilco The Killers [more]

The Hoxton

69 Bathurst Street, Toronto Ontario Canada

416-456-7321

Welcome to The Hoxton, previously "Sixty-9 Bathurst". One of the newest clubs to hit the Toronto nightlife scene. With seductive velvet curtains, antique-esque mirrors and stripper pole your night of parties, drinks, dancing, and more is sure to satisfy. With some of the best music spinning from top, local and international DJs, the 8,000 [more]

Lees Palace and The Dance Cave

529 Bloor Street West, Toronto Ontario Canada

416-532-1598

Lee's palace has been one of Toronto's best and well known nightlife venues in the city's history. Home to amazing live shows and the best music around, Lee's is always a good time. Whether you're heading out to dance to your favourite live band or looking to see the fresh new talent on the scene, Lee's Palace is the ultimate event, party, and [more]

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