LIVE Music in the Lowcountry

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A night out is always augmented by the entertainment of live music. The Lowcountry is packed with spots that liven up the night. Here is a look at some of the top places to enjoy music.


Aunt Chilada’s

Aunt Chilada's, located on Hilton Head Island since 1988, serves something for everyone. Enjoy live entertainment on the patio (weather permitting) most nights through August. View its schedule at or call 843-785-7700.

Big Bamboo Café

Just steps from Coligny beach on Hilton Head, head over to the South Pacific-themed Big Bamboo Cafe for live music with dinner nightly. 843-686-3443 or

Brother Shucker's Bar & Grill

Their kitchen is open every night until midnight. The bar is open until 2 a.m. Live music seven nights a week. 843-785-7000 or

Captain Woody’s

Grab a seat at the outside deck, inside, or just belly up to the bar and enjoy a casual awesome meal. Live music seasonally. 843-785-2400 or

Carolina Crab Company

Located in Palmetto Bay Marina, Carolina Crab Company offers excellent seafood in one of the original fishing marinas of Hilton Head. Seasonal live entertainment on the outdoor patio. Visit

The Crazy Crab Jarvis Creek

Waterfront dining experience overlooking Jarvis Creek with seasonal live entertainment. Call for the schedule. 843-681-5021.

Fish Casual Coastal Seafood

This popular Coligny Plaza restaurant has several different dining and lounging areas all in one location. Three bars, a live music venue, a raw bar, and restaurant. Live music seven nights a week. Visit its Facebook page for the most current lineup: 843-342-3474.


Kick back, listen to local musicians dine, and relax with one of their crafty cocktails. Their pet-friendly patio overlooks Broad Creek. Live music weather permitting. Seasonal live entertainment. Call for schedule. 843-842-2267.

Hurricane Bar

The Black Marlin Hurricane Bar is located waterside at Palmetto Bay been serving up sizzling steaks, fresh seafood and pub sandwiches on Hilton Head Island for over 38 years. With a sophisticated warm ambiance, Reilley's is reminiscent of a true Boston pub. Live music several days a week. Call 843-842-4414, or visit

Rooftop Bar at Poseidon

Sunset views, live entertainment, dancing, a great bar and in-house DJ make the Rooftop Bar a favorite place to be after dark. Live entertainment includes tribute bands. 843-341-3838 or

Salty Dog Cafe

The Salty Dog and South Beach Marina are the home to three outstanding restaurants, unique shops, all sorts of fun activities and fantastic waterfront live music nightly. 843-671-2233 or visit

Skull Creek Boathouse

Located on the banks of Skull Creek, The Boathouse offers breathtaking views and fabulous food and drinks. Live music seasonally. 843-681-3663 or

The Old Oyster Factory

Voted one of the "Top 100 Scenic View Restaurants" and "Top 50 Kid-Friendly Restaurants in America" by OpenTable. Overlooking Broad Creek, The Old Oyster Factory is a waterfront Hilton Head restaurant for families and children of all ages. Seasonal live entertainment. Call for schedule. 843-681-6040.

The Jazz Corner

Acclaimed as one of the top "100 Great Jazz Rooms" in the world by Downbeat Magazine, The Jazz Corner offers award-winning entertainment nightly. Reservations highly recommended. 843-842-8620 or

The Sandbar Beach Eats

The Sandbar believes that hospitality is a key ingredient in creating a memorable food and drink experience for its guests. Live music is seven nights a week. 843-342-SAND (7263) or

The North End Pour House

A pub-style restaurant that is known for their live music on the North End. No cover. Call them at 843-681-4153 or visit online at

Tiki Hut

With a slogan of "Beach-Bar-Bands" you know you are in the right place for some entertainment. A place to jam 365 days a year. Text 843-353-6514 or


Bluffton Trading Post

Live music three nights a week. Wednesdays are open-mic jam nights 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. with the house band. Guest musicians always welcome. 843-837-2739 or

Calhoun Street Tavern

A proper Southern tavern. Come hungry and leave happy. Live music on the Patio Bar. 843-757-4334 or

Captain Woody’s

Grab a seat at the rooftop deck, inside, or just belly up to the bar and enjoy a casual awesome meal. Live music seasonally. 843-757-6222 or

Cheap Seats Tavern

Good times with good friends. Karaoke Wednesday night, live music Thursday-Saturdays. Call 843-837-3287 or visit

Old Town Dispensary

In in the heart of historic, downtown Bluffton, head to the Old Town Dispensary for good friends, cold drinks and delicious food. Live music, cornhole and firepits make this a popular location. Outdoor seating. 843-837-1893 or

Roasting Room

A live music venue that features local and national touring acts. Visit them online for event schedule and ticketing. 843-368-4464 or

Stormy’s At Riverwalk Restaurant and Bar

Live music, trivia, karaoke, great food, amazing drinks and a fun atmosphere. 843-645-5544 or

While we strive to ensure accuracy, information is subject to change without notice. Please call the establishment directly to verify entertainment, menus, days and hours.