Where to Catch Live Music on Siesta Key

Where to Catch Live Music on Siesta Key

Nothing caps off the perfect day in Siesta Key like drinking a cold beverage and listening to live music as the sun sets on the horizon.  When the sun goes down and the music starts, Siesta Key transforms into a laid-back beach community that is like no other.  If you are looking for the best places to catch live music on Siesta Key, look no further than this list.

The Beach Club


5151 Ocean Blvd, Siesta Key, FL 34242

Ph. (941) 349-6311

The Beach Club is Sarasota’s hottest nightclub with a mix of DJs and local bands.  There are two bars and a drink cart so you never have far to go to get your favorite beverage.  The Beach Club features a large dance floor so you can dance the night away.  They also pride themselves on being Sarasota’s safest and most varied dance venue.

Siesta Key Oyster Bar


5238 Ocean Blvd., Siesta Key, FL 34242

Ph. (941) 346-5443

One of the premier hotspots in Siesta Key Village, this beach bar serves up great food, craft beers, island-inspired cocktails, and live music that will have you moving to the groove.  They are famous for their fresh oysters but they also have a large menu that is a notch above pub fare.  Their nightly live music features some of the best local bands in Florida. 

Gilligan’s Island Bar and Grill


5253 Ocean Blvd, Siesta Key, FL 34242

Ph. (941) 346-8122

Perhaps no other place on our list captures the old Florida charm like Gilligan’s.  It features the biggest tiki bar in Sarasota – possibly Florida.  Live bands perform on their front deck from 6-10 pm daily and on weekends from 2-10 pm.  Check out the tiki torches at night while a cool Gulf breeze cools you down.  They have a great selection of island food, cocktails, atmosphere, and local entertainment to please anyone’s taste.

The Hub Baja Grill


5148 Ocean Blvd, Siesta Key, FL 34242

Ph. (941) 349-6800

Offering live music both day and Night, the Hub has been a great place to eat grouper fish tacos, drink tropical-inspired creations and enjoy top-notch entertainment since 2008.  Their indoor dining and covered outdoor patio are great places to hang out and meet new friends.

Captain Curt's Crab & Oyster Bar


1200 Old Stickney Point Rd, Siesta Key, FL 34242

Ph. (941) 349-3885

This is a great beachy restaurant with an outdoor tiki bar that plays awesome music.  The food, cocktails, and service are all highly rated.  Get there early as it does fill up fast, especially on the weekends.  Also, try their award-winning clam chowder.

Siesta Key may have one of the best beaches in the world, but its nightlife is also world-class, with an old Florida feel that makes you feel like you are thousands of miles from the hustle and bustle of a city.  The live music ties everything together for a night you will never forget.  So, after a day at the beach, check out one of these great places to sit back and listen to live music.

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