Backyards and Brews
There’s no shortage of places you can combine live music with locally-brewed beer around southwest Missouri. Tie & Timber hosts Hump Day Music on Wednesdays along with festivals celebrating local music year-round. From folk to tributes to Prince, you’re bound to find something you can pair with freshly brewed beer. Another go-to brewery for live music is Mother’s Brewing Company, especially Mother’s Backyard. With gigs, parties and festivals happening year-round, Mother’s Brew Co. is definitely a place to keep your eye on if you love a laid-back, live music vibe.
For a truly intimate vibe, The Royal is a perfect place to catch small gigs from a wide variety of artists. The Royal is all about the art of live performance, so shows tend to happen on an irregular schedule, so keep an eye on the calendar for what’s coming up. The Royal doesn’t just offer live music—you can also grab small bites and unique cocktails. Take a look at our review of The Royal here.
These are just a few of the local breweries that regularly host live music and open mic nights. Take a look at our feature about southwest Missouri's craft beer scene to find out more about them.