I’m With the Band – Local Live Music Venues


The Bar at Mallery Street/Mallery Street Cafe – 408 Mallery Street – live music on weekend nights

Barrier Island Brewing, 1226 Ocean Blvd. – Sunday 12-3pm live music, occasional week night pop-ups

Beachcomber BBQ – 319 Arnold St – live music Sundays 5-8pm & other occasional pop-ups

Bennie’s Red Barn, The TreeBar – 5514 Frederica Road – live music Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights   

Brogen’s North, 3600 Frederica Rd. – new outdoor stage & live music on select evenings

Brogen’s South, 200 Pier Alley (overlooking the SSI Pier parking lot) – Friday & Saturday nights seasonally 

Bubba Garcia’s/Bubba’s Up – 200 Redfern Village – music Sunday afternoons seasonally

Catch 228, 228 Redfern Village – Wednesday night music, occasional weekends (outdoor)

Certified Burgers & Beverage – 44 Midway Square – music Friday nights seasonally 

Cilantro’s – 20 Market Street – weekly live music seasonally

Coastal Kitchen, 102 Marina Drive (Morningstar Marina) – occasional Sunday brunch live music

Ember – MAS Lounge, 70 Retreat Village (across the parking lot from Winn Dixie, near Chick-fil-a)

Gascoigne Park – site for community concerts and events – Arthur J. Moore Drive

Georgia Sea Grill – restaurant/wine bar with nightly piano music – 407 Mallery Street

Gnat’s Landing, 310 Redfern Village – live music Friday & Saturday nights, some Sunday evenings

Golden Isles Olive Oil Culinary Center, 1609 Frederica Road, – Tuesday evenings, Saturday & Sunday afternoons

Halyards/Tramici – 55 Cinema Lane – weekend live music outside in the courtyard seasonally

The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort, 101 Downing Street – ECHO Restaurant – Wednesday & Thursday evenings 6-9pm

Mullet Bay – 512 Ocean Blvd – live music Fri & Sat nights seasonally

Murphy’s Tavern, 415 Mallery Street – occasional weekend night live music

Neptune Park – site of Golden Isles Arts & Humanities concerts – 550 Beachview Drive (lawn behind the Casino Building/bandstand)

Palm Coast Coffee Café & Pub, 318 Mallery Street – Monday Open Mic Night – it’s a tradition 

Porch, 549 Ocean Blvd. – Wednesday evenings 6-8pm seasonally 

Rainbow Island – Sea Island – this intimate outdoor concert and event venue is owned by Sea Island and is located just off Sea Island Road, near the gates – only ticketed concert events are open to the public.

Sago at Sea Palms, 515 N. Windward Drive – music outside on the patio (weather permitting) Friday nights

St. Simons Lighthouse Lawn – site of Little Light Music concerts – 610 Beachview Drive

Village Creek Landing – 526 Harrington Road – private outdoor pavilion and indoor event venue with frequent happy hours featuring live music and other concert events open to the public

Village Inn and Pub, 500 Mallery Street – music Wednesday-Saturday & occasional Sundays

Wine Alley at Wine, Body & Soul – 208 Redfern Village – Wednesday night open mic (seasonally) – plus live music Friday-Saturday nights

Wolf Island Oyster Co – Redfern Village – music 6-9pm Thursday nights

Ziggy’s, 206 Retreat Village (near Winn-Dixie) – occasional weekend live music 


Beach House Restaurant & Tap Room, 715 Beachview Drive N.

Eighty Ocean – Jekyll Ocean Club, 80 Ocean Way – Beach Walk Brunch with live music on weekends

Holiday Inn – Anchor Bar – 701 N. Beachview Drive

Jekyll Island Club Resort, 371 Riverview Drive, Historic District (music in lobby or Grand Dining Room)

Residence Inn/Shore Restaurant – 178 Beachview Drive – restaurant has music Friday evenings

Sunrise Grille, 21 Main St., Suite 109 (Beach Village) 

Tortuga Jack’s, 201 Beachview Drive, N. (at Shell Rd) – live music nightly Mon-Thurs – with variations on the weekend times/days 

Tribuzio’s Grille at the Jekyll Golf Club, 322 Captain Wylly Rd. – weekend live music

Wee Pub Beach, 20 Main Street, Beach Village – live music Monday & Thursday nights

The Westin – Salty’s Pool Bar & The Courtyard, 110 Ocean Way, Beach Village

The Wharf, Riverview Drive, Historic District – live music Thursday-Saturday nights

Village Green – lawn in Jekyll’s Beach Village (in front of the Westin) – site of Beach Village Music Series concerts & other special events


The Blue Door, 1706 2nd Street – live blues concerts – plus new all-ages rock venue: The Hinge

Brunswick High School – site of Coastal Symphony of Georgia concerts – 3885 Altama Ave.

Bubba’s at Mary Ross Park – bands outside for First Fridays

Cilantro’s – weekly live music seasonally 

Emerald Princess II Casino (1 Gisco Point) – live music on board in the Calypso Bar & Club on weekends 

Glynn Academy Auditorium – site of Golden Isles Live concerts – 1001 Mansfield St.

Heritage Oaks Golf Club, Oak Grove Island – live music for select Saturday nights & weekend brunch 

Hootenanny’s BBQ – 1708 Ellis Street – music Saturday nights seasonally 

Jerk Shack, 4420 Altama Rd. – Open Mic night with full band set-up Wednesday nights

Mary Ross Waterfront Park – site of Rhythm on the River concerts and other community events – 1327 Union Street 

Moondoggy’s Pizza & Pub, 36 Canal Road Plaza  

Moonshiners/Locals Only 911, 108 Harrison Lane

SchroGlo Community Restaurant & Bar, 1305 Gloucester St. – open mic night on Tuesdays, Jazz Night on Wednesdays, weekend live music – follow their Instagram & FB pages for updates

Side Pokkets, Glynn Place Mall 

Silver Bluff Brewing Company – 1325 Newcastle St. 

The Study at Reid’s Apothecary -1618 Newcastle St. – This speakeasy is hidden inside the walls of the restaurant/bar and is open 8pm – midnight Thursday through Saturday with live music Friday and Saturday nights. For access, call 912.289.2679 for the password.

Tabby House Oyster Bar – (former Zachry’s location) – 415 Palisade Drive

Tipsy McSway’s Neighborhood Bar & Grill, 1414 Newcastle – music in the park (weather permitting) for First Fridays – music Thursday-Saturday unless other special events scheduled

Toucans Ale House, 2450 Perry Lane Rd. 

Wee Pub Brunswick, 267 Village at Glynn Place


Alec’s Sports Bar & Grill – 129 W. Walnut St., Jesup – live music on Friday evenings

Blackbeard’s Shellman, 7506 Shellman Bluff Rd NE, Townsend

The Boat Shed, 7451 Shellman Bluff Rd, Townsend

The Fish Dock Bar & Grill, 1398 Sapelo Ave, NE, Townsend – music Friday & Saturday nights

Knotty’s at Shellmans Bluff – 1013 Ford Blvd NE, Townsend

The Strand Bistro/Chophouse – 167 W. Cherry St., Jesup – Ladies Night on Thursday, music most Fridays

Union Station Brewing Company/Trax – 106 SW Broad St., Jesup


Captain Stan’s Smokehouse -700 Bedell Ave, Woodbine -live music Wednesday night Steak Nights, Fridays and Saturdays

Down Under Restaurant, 96106 Wades Pl, Fernandina Beach, FL

Sanctuary Golf Club, 2050 Sanctuary Wynd, Waverly – live music for select Friday nights & weekend brunch 

Sliders Seaside Grill,1998 S. Fletcher Ave, Fernandina Beach, FL 

Wee Pub South, 2503 Osborne Rd, Suite P, St. Marys 

I'm With the Band - Local Live Music Venues originally posted on by Elegant Island Living magazine.

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