If you’re searching for some good company and good tunes, look no further! Conway has a variety of live music venues to choose from and Conway Scene is about to give you the lowdown on some of the most popular spots.
Kings Live Music
Starting off strong in Downtown, we have Kings Live Music. Whether it be live music, karaoke or an open mic, there’s something for everyone! Live music Wednesday-Saturday means the weekend warriors and 9-5 workers have equal opportunities to check out this pub space. For a full calendar of events, check their website.
Looking for some tasty eats and live music? JJ’s Grill has you covered! With live music Monday-Thursday 6-8 pm and Friday-Saturday 8-10 pm, JJ’s is a proud promoter of local Arkansas’ bands, on the cost friendly budget of zero dollars. To view their live musicians for August, clickhere.
With one of three locations being in Conway, Skinny J’s allows for an immersive live music scene. The venue hosts all genres of music ranging from Americana, classic rock, pop to rock. Skinny J’s. Dinner and a show? Say less! Check out their calendar of performers and menu here.
Taylor’s Made Cafe
An Arkansas home cooked meal and live music couldn’t make for a better Friday night. Taylor’s Made Cafe hosts artists from across the state. The cafe also offers outdoor seating for the refreshing spring evenings, balmy summer nights and crisp southern falls. Scope out their Facebook page to see who’s playing and when!
Almost Famous Smoke House & Grill
Smoked meats and good beats. What more could you ask for? Whether you’re looking to hear Arkansas locals croon or bask in the southern atmosphere, Almost Famous is the spot for you! Check their Facebook page on updates about performances or give them a call at (501) 450-3036.
The RAB Conway
“RAB” standing for “Relax and Be” is the best for a Saturday night on the town, karaoke and live music. If you’re looking to listen and chill, then this is the venue for you! With all updates of who’s performing and when, they keep their Facebook page ready to go.
TC’s Midtown Grill
Whether you’re looking for a drink, shooting some shots at the pool table or looking for live jams, TC’s Midtown Grill is the place to be. They offer fun all week long but the live music happens on Friday’s and Saturdays! Check out their Facebook page for details on who will be playing and when.
Round Mountain Coffee Friday Night Jams
If you’re a coffee enthusiast and you want to listen to some good music, check out Round Mountain Coffee and their Friday Night Jams! Every summer Friday they offer the music styling of local musicians or artists from 6-7 pm. If you want to know who’s playing, check their Instagram or Facebook pages.
If you know of any other live music venues in Central Arkansas, be sure to let us know! Highlighting local businesses is the goal and we don’t want to leave anyone out. You can contact us through the website or leave a comment.
Raven Nobles is the Assistant Art Walk Coordinator at The Studio Downtown. After transferring from Hendrix to the University of Central Arkansas, then a pandemic hitting, Raven has truly learned what it means to pivot and thrive in the midst of chaos. As a senior Public Relations student, her passion is cultivating lasting relationships through effective communication with those around her. In her free time, she enjoys running, writing, reading, and the more than occasional thrifting trip. – Raven is UCA chapter president of Public Relations Student Society of America – She is a member of BearsServe Leader at UCA – Connect with Raven on Instagram and LinkedIn providing public service through BearsServe Leaders and Public Relations Student Society of America.