Experience local talent front and centre in Prince Edward County through live music. The County is bursting with musicians and you can enjoy them all almost every single night of the week at a different venue. Here is our list of top spots to indulge in live music around The County:
Stache on Main
Check out this laid-back atmosphere in Wellington during the evening for an intimate yet relaxed live music experience. You can enjoy a variety of music Thursday through Saturday each week after 8 PM. This space also doubles as an art gallery during the day, which features beautiful exhibits of different artworks. Stay up to date on all performers and gallery exhibitions by visiting their Facebook page!
The perfect blend of beats and beer is what you’ll find at the Acoustic Grill in Picton. Not only is a cool spot to experience live music, but they also run a record label called Acoustic Jam Records! If you’re looking for great food and music, you can’t go wrong with a stop at Acoustic Grill. Keep an eye on their live music calendar for more details about nightly performances!
Kick off your weekend with live music on Friday and Saturday nights at County Canteen. Picton’s first brewpub hosts weekly events to provide you with the perfect live entertainment, and if you want to perform yourself, they even have karaoke nights on Wednesdays! Check out their facebook page to stay up to date with all upcoming performers!
An old barn has been transformed into a venue that does live music, DJ nights, weddings and events of all kinds. This venue is only open from May to October, so liven up your summer nights with a jam-packed calendar filled with talented musicians. Each performance night, they also feature a local food truck for the perfect late night eats! Check out their calendar for more information about the performances this summer.
The Barley Room Pub
Prince Edward County’s gastropub hosts 5 nights of live music each week for all to enjoy. They have performers of many genres perform each week, catering to the diverse local taste and to tourists visiting The County. Do you have some musical talent? Check out their bi-weekly open mic called Kitchen Party, where you can have the opportunity to sing your heart out for a crowded room! For more information on upcoming performances, check out their Live Music page.