Music & Nightlife

Photo By Lynne Graves

Northampton’s music and nightlife scene is always vibrant and exciting. Whether you’re in the mood for a tribute concert, burlesque show, poetry slam, or a night of karaoke and dancing, you’ll always find a good time in Western Massachusetts. Check out what’s happening below.

Upcoming Events

Photo By Lynne Graves

Brew Practitioners Monstah' Football!

36 Main Street, Florence, MA. 01062 (36 Main St, Florence MA 01062)

Every Sunday - Get a Monstah' Flight of beer for $20 (order Wings from our Food Phone) and watch the …

Entertainment + Food/Drink + Music + Nightlife

Brew Practitioners Open Mic Night

Brew Practitioners (36 Main Street, Florence, MA 01062)

Open Mic Night with Gundy every Wednesday from 6:30 til 10 PM. Come early to sign up the roster …

Entertainment + Food/Drink + Music + Nightlife

Brew Practitioners $10 - "2 Tasters 2 Cans and a Band" every Thursday!

Brew Practitioners (36 Main Street, Florence)

Every Thursday - Get 2 - 5oz Tasters of Beer to enjoy while listening to live music then choose 2 - …

Entertainment + Food/Drink + Music + Nightlife + Other

Fall Sessions of HooteNanny

Studio Helix, 3rd Floor Thornes Market (150 Main Street, Northampton, MA 01035)

The fall session of HooteNanny will begin September 18/19, 2019 and will run for 10 weeks through …

Entertainment + Music

Soul Saturdays Vinyl Dance Party: Motown, Funk, Garage, Soul

The Basement (21 Center St, Northampton MA 01060-3004)

Wooly Bully is DJ Cashman & Snack Attack spinning Soul, Funk, R&B, Girl Groups, Garage, Motown …

Art + Entertainment + Music

Hip Hop Tuesdays

The Basement (21 Center St, Northampton MA 01060-3004)

Old and New School Hip Hop with some Dancehall and Reggaeton mixed in featuring DJ Trends and Snack …

Art + Entertainment + Music

Northampton Winter Farmers Market

Northampton Senior Center (67 Conz St, Northampton, MA 01060)

Indoor Farmers Market with over 20 vendors weekly! Specialty items, food--locally made products and …

Entertainment + Music

Latin Night Hosted by DJ Alexavier & DJ Chico (21+)

Iron Horse Music Hall (20 Center Street, Northampton MA 01060)

Latin Dance Night

Music

January at Oxbow Gallery: BZ Reily, Cyndy Sperry & Joanna Dunn

The Oxbow Gallery (275 Pleasant Street, Northampton MA 01060)

WHAT: January at Oxbow Gallery: BZ Reily, Cyndy Sperry & Joanna Dunn WHERE: Oxbow Gallery 273 …

Art + Entertainment + Music

Little Roots Music Class

Little Roots Studio (46 Maple St., Florence, MA 01027)

Join Maggie Thursdays 4:30-5:!5pm at Little Roots Studio in Florence. Little Roots is a hands-on …

Entertainment + Music

Get The Led Out at the Calvin Theatre in Northampton

Calvin Theatre (19 King St, Northampton MA 01060)

ON SALE FRIDAY 9/20. Presale 9/18 Get The Led Out Friday, January 24th, 2020 8PM Calvin Theatre 19 …

Art + Entertainment + Music

Concert with Pan Morigan, Andrea Hairston, Steve Gores: Incantations for the Times we're Livin' in

Hallie Flanagan Studio Theater, Mendenhall Center for the Performing Arts (Smith College, 122 Green St., Northampton, MA 01063)

Incantations for the Times We're Livin' in! Vocalist/songwriter Pan Morigan, Author/Performer, …

Entertainment + Music

Free Range Cats and Lisa Palumbo

Progression Brewing Company (9 Pearl Street, Northampton MA 01060)

Lisa Palumbo Solo-ish. Some old tunes and a bunch of new stuff soon to be recorded.FRC will be …

Food/Drink + Music + Nightlife

The Barber of Seville

Academy of Music Theatre (274 Main Street, Northampton MA 01060)

Certain operas will forever be associated with certain artists: Tosca with Maria Callas, Aida with …

Music

Shokazoba's 15th Anniversary Bash at the Bish!

Bishop's Lounge (41 Strong Avenue, Northampton, MA 01060)

That's right friends! Shokazoba turns 15 this year so we figured y'all wouldn't mind a little …

Entertainment + Music

Courtney Barnett

Iron Horse Music Hall (20 Center Street, Northampton MA 01060)

Courtney Barnett, in a very special run of intimate shows, will embark on first ever solo tour of …

Music

The Misty Blues Band

Iron Horse Music Hall (20 Center Street, Northampton MA 01060)

Gina Coleman and her band pay homage to the older blues made popular by the bold and brassy women of …

Music

Cellist Stephen Katz performs Angels In The Engine Room

STUDIO4 (25 Main Street, 4th Floor, Northampton, MA 01060)

Seemingly unrelated acts become inextricably linked when Stephen welcomes a juggling ball into his …

Entertainment + Music

Weege & Wondertwins

Progression Brewing Company (9 Pearl Street, Northampton MA 01060)

Join us as we welcome these Valley gems back to the Progression stage! Weege & The Wondertwins …

Food/Drink + Music + Nightlife

Tango - Traditional milonga "La Pituca"

School for Contemporary Dance and Thought (25 Main Street, 3rd floor, Northampton, MA 01060)

We are thrilled to announce that we'll be opening Milonga "La Pituca" on Saturday, January 25th, …

Entertainment + Nightlife + Other

Get The Led Out at the Calvin Theatre in Northampton

Calvin Theatre (19 King St, Northampton MA 01060)

From the bombastic and epic, to the folky and mystical,  Get The Led Out  (GTLO) have …

Music

The Barber of Seville

Academy of Music Theatre (274 Main Street, Northampton MA 01060)

Certain operas will forever be associated with certain artists: Tosca with Maria Callas, Aida with …

Music

Ronald Gorevic performing The Complete Bach Cello Suites arranged for Viola

Northampton Community Music Center (139 South St, Northampton, MA 01060)

**Ronald Gorevic performing The Complete Bach Cello Suites Arranged for Viola** ___ **WHAT: **Ronald …

Entertainment + Music

Beat Stress, Build Community: Drumming with Ellen Clegg

St. John's Episcopal Rt. 9 (48 North Elm St., Northampton, MA 01060)

Time to come together to find ease in the pulse that unites us and strength in our unique …

Entertainment + Music

Local Venues & Clubs

Sweeney Concert Hall

Sweeney Concert Hall is one of the most sought–after concert halls in the northeast. This beautiful performance space seats more than 600, and its broad stage can readily accommodate the needs of a …

Art + Entertainment + Music

The Pines Theater

The Pines Theater is an outdoor amphitheater located within the park. The theater holds the annual "Transperformance" concert, a music festival hosted by The Northampton Arts Council and the Parent …

Entertainment + Music

The Deuce (WWII Club)

The Deuce is far from just a Veteran’s Club, offering catering services, banquet hall rentals, pool leagues, trivia night, special events and our awesome Friday and Saturday night Karaoke/Dance …

Entertainment + Food/Drink + Nightlife

Pearl Street Nightclub

Pearl Street is a live music venue with two performance rooms, the Ballroom and the Clubroom. Once a Polish Dance Hall in the mid-20th century, it reopened in 1985.

Music

Ye Ol' Watering Hole

In 1975, former owner and collector Al Drew decided to  put on display his sizeable beer can collection within the bar, and his original setup of the can shelves, (especially the ones suspended …

Entertainment + Food/Drink + Nightlife

Fiddle Orchestra of Western Massachusetts

The Fiddle Orchestra of Western Massachusetts is an amateur orchestra made up mostly of fiddle players but also players of other instruments. The orchestra gives fiddlers and others the opportunity to …

Music

Iconica Social Club

Plenty of space for reading, meeting with friends or playing board games, the cafe offers coffee, tea and house-made pastries and cold-pressed juice.

Entertainment + Food/Drink + Music

WEIB-106.3 Smooth FM, Cutting Edge Broadcasting, Inc.

We are the only locally owned commercial FM radio station in the Greater Springfield, MA Metro Market. Broadcasting for more than sixteen years, we have built a reputation as a station that is …

Entertainment + Music

Calvin Theatre

The historic Calvin Theatre in downtown Northampton, Mass. operates as a concert venue hosting national acts from all genres including Jackson Browne, Loretta Lynn, Alice Cooper, Mavis Staples, Ani …

Entertainment + Music

The Majestic Saloon

A craft beer & wine bar in downtown Northampton. Gluten free and non-alcoholic options. Offering live music & entertainment. Home of the pop-up gay bar.

Food/Drink + Nightlife

Spare Time Northampton and City Sports Grille

Spare Time Entertainment is the Northeast’s largest private, family-owned bowling enterprise. We pride ourselves on customer service and on providing our bowlers with the latest state-of-the-art …

Entertainment + Food/Drink + Music

13th Floor Music Lounge

Intimate, laid-back atmosphere. Full bar. Full PA. Stage/lights/walk-out deck. Hosting music, arts, theater, comedy, and more. Local music nightly!

Entertainment + Food/Drink + Music

Brew Practitioners

Brew Practitioners is the stuff of the American dream. It is a majority women-owned entity and all of the practitioners come from diverse walks of life, culturally and geographically. We are a group …

Entertainment + Food/Drink + Music + Nightlife

Academy of Music Theatre

In the late 19th century, Edward H.R. Lyman, a philanthropist and Northampton native, had a vision for a new venue for culture and theater in his hometown.  On May 23, 1891, the then 1000-seat …

Art + Entertainment + Music + Nightlife

The Tunnel Bar

A classic martini bar located in the heart of Northampton.

Food/Drink + Nightlife

The Parlor Room at Signature Sounds

The Parlor Room is right in downtown Northampton at 32 Masonic Street, next door to the Woodstar Cafe. You can’t miss it; it looks like an old brick one-room schoolhouse, but, like a clown car, holds …

Entertainment + Music

Iron Horse Music Hall

The Iron Horse Music Hall is the longest running music club in Northampton, founded in 1979, the club has hosted everyone from Shawn Colvin to the Smashing Pumpkins to Wynton Marsalis.

Music

Veterans of Foreign Wars, Florence

Our primary mission is serving Veterans and their families. The local community is our family as well.  We assist and sponsor many community fundraisers and events; Post Children's Christmas …

Food/Drink + Music + Nightlife

Northampton Jazz Festival

The Northampton Jazz Festival is thrilled to present The Kurt Elling Quintet at the Academy of Music Theatre on Saturday, October 5!  A Grammy Award-winner, Kurt Elling has secured his place …

Music

John M. Greene Hall

John M. Greene Hall is an event venue located at Smith College in Northampton. It has hosted many prominent performers such as Bob Weir, Indigo Girls, The Pixies, Ani DiFranco, Bob Dylan, and more.

Entertainment + Music

Bishop's Lounge

Bishop’s Lounge offers nightly music with a relaxed atmosphere. Music genres range from reggae to dance, and rock to funk; with open mic takeover and DJ on site you will not be disappointed. Bishop’s …

Entertainment + Music + Nightlife

Toasted Owl Tavern

Local tavern with extensive beer menu and delicious food.

Food/Drink + Nightlife

Click Workspace

CLICK Workspace offers a comfortable office environment in which creative professionals can work, create, collaborate, and share resources. We provide an atmosphere that values diversity and growth. …

Art + Entertainment + Music + Nightlife + Other + Places to Stay

The Basement

Across from the Iron Horse between the police station parking garage and the First Church in Northampton. Live music. Dance nights. See schedule.

Entertainment + Music + Nightlife

Progression Brewing Co.

Progression Brewing Company, located on Pearl street in downtown Northampton, features a full kitchen and offers great IPA's, Ale's, Saison, and Stouts. All brewed in-house and featuring four New …

Art + Entertainment + Food/Drink + Music + Nightlife

Northampton Arts Council

The Northampton Arts Council works to support and nurture the arts in the city of Northampton. The Council awards grants twice (as well as other grants on a rolling basis) each year to artists and …

Art + Entertainment + Music

Electric Eye Records

Specializing in Used Vinyl LPs. New and used records, bought, sold, traded. Closed Mondays

Music + Shopping

Look Park

Come play at Look Park! With over 150 acres of land you're sure to find something to do. Take a walk, stop by the grill or sweet shoppe for a snack or go for a ride on our steamer train. Look Park is …

Entertainment + Music

The Dirty Truth

Craft beer bar focusing on responsibly sourced, ingredient driven food. 40 drafts and 50+ bottles of beer, wine, and cider. Open at 4PM Daily.

Food/Drink + Nightlife

A.P.E. Gallery

Available Potential Enterprises, Ltd. supports contemporary artists working in all disciplines, by preserving and supporting the spaces in which they create, perform and exhibit their work.

Art + Entertainment + Music

Three County Fairgrounds

Location for the yearly fair as well as other cultural and music events.

Entertainment + Music + Nightlife

Downtown Sounds Workers Co-op

Downtown Sounds Workers Co-op is a musical instrument retail store + music school + repair shop in the heart of Northampton, MA.  Founded in 1976 / Worker-owned since May 2019. We're here to …

Music + Shopping

Northampton Community Music Center

The mission of the Northampton Community Music Center is to foster the love and pursuit of music through quality education, performances and activities that are accessible to all. NCMC was founded in …

Music

A.P.E. Flex Space

A.P.E. AT HAWLEY STREET continues its core mission to support contemporary artists working in all disciplines, by preserving and supporting the spaces in which they create, perform and exhibit their …

Art + Entertainment + Music