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Top music venue recommendations from locals

Basketball Stadium
“Located in downtown Houston, the arena is home to the Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association. Go enjoy a game! 36 minute drive.”
  • 96 locals recommend
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“Sound quality is great. It's also easy to navigate through crowds to the merchandise, restrooms, bars, and food area. Usually shows are well staffed and lines for concessions move quickly. I know that cash is always appreciated and helps speed things along!”
  • 46 locals recommend
Concert Hall
“Always something new. Indie and mainstream acts alike. Cool space. Checkout the raven tower next door for a pre-drink.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Concert Hall
“None other than David Byrne of Talking Heads blogged about the austere exterior and dramatic interior when I saw him play here in 2009. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Theater
“The Wortham Center is home to Houston Ballet and Houston Grand Opera. Since its opening in 1987, Wortham has entertained more than 8 million people. Bold and beautiful, the Wortham is a facility like no other. It is a masterful, creative playground for performing artists and offers an array of public spaces, both monumental and intimate.”
  • 21 locals recommend
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“The Continental Club is a live music venue that has great atmosphere, good cocktails, and a great mix of bands performing. There is also a back garden and a Tiki hut. I love it!!”
  • 21 locals recommend
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“Great live music! Fitzgerald's is one of the oldest and widely recognized live music venues in the Greater Houston area. The club has been at the top of the live music scene in Houston since it opened in 1977.”
  • 26 locals recommend
Piano Bar
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“This bar is very cool, cheap and you can bring your own food and snacks if you want. They offer a Piano Fight! which is really good! must see it ”
  • 17 locals recommend
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“Cozy performing arts center featuring nationally known musicians & comedians since 1997.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Concert Hall
“One of the best opera houses in the nation .... and my "home" company. Let me know if you have any questions about what is playing!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Concert Hall
“Walkable, great beer list, great patio, often has the MACRO food truck which makes great street tacos. Has corn-hole if you are into that. Right next to the music venue – White oak music hall.”
  • 12 locals recommend
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“All the great concerts and shows - one exit away! Fabulous upscale place to see your favorites!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Basketball Stadium
“Home of the Houston Rockets and the 2013 NBA All-Star Game. Additionally there numerous concerts and events like WWE Raw held here through out the year. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
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“This is an awesome comedy club and it's pretty cheap to see a show (often donations or pay what you can)!”
  • 7 locals recommend
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“Great Gulf Coast and Tex-Mex food, margaritas and live music with charming, covered outdoor patio.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Concert Hall
  • 4 locals recommend