Music Venues

Local Brews:

Brothers Craft Brewing
800 N. Main St. | 540-421-6599
Enjoy a variety of locally-brewed beers. Inside a renovated Coca-Cola bottling plant, this brewery is dedicated to producing quality and unique craft beer utilizing the support of the local community.


Friendly Fermenter
20 S. Mason St., Suite B10 | 540-271-2614
Friendly Fermenter is cranking out new homebrew inspired beers weekly, only availalbe in their tasting room. This small cozy taproom brings local artists in weekly. Shows are free and the music is quite diverse, ranging from country to bluegrass to classic rock.


Pale Fire Brewing Co.
217 S. Liberty St. | 540-217-5452
Enjoy a variety of locally-brewed beers and an intimate tasting room in downtown Harrisonburg. The tasting room lends itself to be a space where people can come together and do more than just drink craft beer. Come listen to good people who are passionate about making music here.


Restless Moons Brewing Co.
120 W. Wolfe St. | 540-217-0366
Restless Moons is bringing together the things that make Harrisonburg great, Restless Moons Brewing stands by great beer, great music, and most importantly great people. Come in and hang with us.


Three Notch’d Valley Collab House
241 East Market St. | 540-217-5939
This Harrisonburg facility has a 4 barrel brewing system, where they are testing out new recipes by brewing small batches of unique beers. Every Friday the brewery releases a new beer brewed in the ‘burg by their resident brewer Mary!


Idiosyncratic Venues:

Clementine Cafe
153 S. Main St. | 540-801-8881
Located in the culinary district of downtown Harrisonburg, Clementine serves weekday lunch, weekend brunch and dinner. After dinner they host trivia , Open Mic, salsa and award-winning music on Friday and Saturday nights.


The Golden Pony
181 N. Main St. | 540-901-2628
The Golden Pony serves brunch, lunch and dinner. Make sure to check out all of their events that happen downstairs. They provide a professional sound stage for live music Sunday-Thursday and DJs on the weekends. The Pony was voted BEST MUSIC VENUE in the Shenandoah Valley by Virginia Living Magazine.


Jimmy Madison’s Southern Kitchen & Whiskey Bar
121 S. Main St. | 540-432-1000
Jimmy Madison’s is a full service restaurant located in downtown of Harrisonburg, Virginia. Along with delicious southern cuisine, premium whiskies & a great atmosphere, we provide a limited amount of entertainment from local and touring artists with no cover charge to our guests.

Music Theaters:

Court Square Theater
41-F Court Square | 540-433-9189
Located in Harrisonburg, Virginia in the former Rockingham County Motor Company building, Court Square Theaters is Harrisonburg’s downtown art house, featuring: Film, Live Theater, Music, Dance, and Private Rentals.


Forbes Center for the Performing Arts
147 Warsaw Ave. | 540-568-7000
Experience the excitement of the Forbes Center for the Performing Arts at James Madison University, featuring five remarkable venues, each unique and acoustically designed to perfection. The Forbes Center will captivate your spirit with its soaring floor-to-ceiling glass lobbies, comfortable seating with ample legroom and upgraded audience amenities. enjoy extraordinary dance, theatre and music performances by critically acclaimed guest artists and JMU’s award-winning faculty members, students and alumni.