The Salt Yard’s motto of Come, Sit, Stay & Play extends to our local and visiting bands, DJs and musicians.

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You know and love The Salt Yard for its delicious draft beer, creative craft cocktails and the best margaritas in the city. You love that you never need a reservation and the games are always on, whether you are playing ping pong or watching the big match on one of 50+ giant screens. But did you also know that The Salt Yard is the one of the hottest destinations for live music in Albuquerque?

The Salt Yard’s motto of Come, Sit, Stay & Play extends to our local and visiting bands, DJs and musicians. We know there is nothing better after a long day than kicking back with a slice of hand crafted pizza or sweet BBQ wings from one of our food trucks, drinking a beer and listening to live music in Albuquerque with your friends. We bring in top talent like rising country star Austin Van, party starter DJ Bliss, retro shakers Raven Hills, and more. There is no need to hit Google looking for “live band restaurants near me.” The Salt Yard brings in the best live music in Albuquerque for both relaxing nights out and for our rocking themed parties.

The Salt Yard brings in the best live music in Albuquerque for both relaxing nights out and for our rocking themed parties.

Been looking for a place with live bands and music? Look no further!

We cater to a wide variety of tastes. Enjoy sports on our massive big screens and enjoy games like cornhole and foosball – but also stay tuned to our social media for our special events.

Even more great reasons to love our live music tonight in Albuquerque

The Salt Yard is more than your neighborhood sports bar (ahem, three year consecutive winner of ABQ Magazine’s Best Sports Bar award). We cater to a wide variety of tastes. Enjoy sports on our massive big screens and enjoy games like cornhole and foosball – but also stay tuned to our social media for our special events. Trivia nights, holiday bashes, naughty or nice hustles, 90s nights, onesie nights – we have fun for everyone. Many of our themed nights include live music, be it a DJ rocking the main yard or a special guest inside the venue. You get to choose how to enjoy live music in Albuquerque – outside busting a move or inside sipping a margarita and swaying to the beat.

We have the live bands you’ve been looking for

Endless options, award winning service, great food, friends and always a good time – this is what The Salt Yard is known for. Add in the fact that we offer the best variety of live music in Albuquerque and you have to ask yourself… why go anywhere else? With us, you’re right at home every time. So, come on down. Come, Sit, Stay & Play. We can’t wait to see you.

Endless options, award winning service, great food, friends and always a good time – this is what The Salt Yard is known for.