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Byron Open Mic Nights
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Check out some local talent or show off your skills at one of the many open mic nights Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays around Byron. Be sure to check full details with the venue.
Beach Hotel – Tuesdays at 7.30pm
With stunning views over Main Beach, the Beach Hotel is an iconic pub, restaurant, and music venue in Byron Bay. The Beach Hotel is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, which can be enjoyed in the sunlit beer garden or cosy interior.
The pub plays host to live entertainment every night of the week, with Tuesday dedicated to showcasing up-and-coming talent at the open mic night. The Beach Hotel’s open mic night starts every Tuesday at 7.30pm, and goes until late. Visit www.beachhotel.com.au.
Byron Bay Brewery – Wednesdays at 7.30pm
Since opening in the 1980’s as the Piggery, the Byron Bay Brewery has remained one of the most unique venues in Byron Bay. The recently refurbished bar and restaurant is a fantastic place for no-frills pub food and boutique beers.
Every Wednesday night at 7.30pm, the Byron Bay Brewery hosts an open mic night offering free entry, cash prizes, and future gig opportunities. Visit www.byronbaybrewery.com.au.
The Ginger Pig – Wednesdays at 8.00pm
Opened by two childhood friends from the UK, the Ginger Pig restaurant and bar offers quality tapas, delicious cakes, and an excellent wine and cocktail menu. Located on the corner of Marvell St and Jonson St, the Ginger Pig is a great place to sample the best locally grown produce.
The Ginger Pigs hosts live entertainment almost every night of the week. Open mic nights are held every Wednesday beginning at 8.00pm. The mic is open to all creatives – from musicians to poets! Visit www.gingerpig.com.au.
The Middle Pub – 1st and 3rd Thursdays at 7.30pm
The Middle Pub is located in Mullumbimby, which is about a 15 minute drive from Byron Bay. Full of character, Mullum’s Middle Pub offers a relaxing atmosphere, friendly staff, and quality entertainment.
Jam nights are held on the first and third Thursday of the month at 7.30pm, and are known to be some of the best in the Shire. Visit www.themiddlepub.com.au.
The Bangalow Hotel – Tuesdays at 7.30pm
The historic Bangalow Hotel (about a 15 minute drive from Byron Bay) is home to an impressive a la carte restaurant, a great drink selection, and top-quality entertainment. With an intimate indoor dining area and a large outdoor deck, this pub is the perfect place to experience Bangalow’s hospitality.
The Bangalow Hotel’s well-established open mic night is frequented by many talented local singer/songwriters, and is held every Tuesday night at 7.30pm. Visit www.bangalowhotel.com.au.