If you are looking for live South Padre Island entertainment, there is no shortage of locations serving the best food and drinks on the beach with live music. Here are some of the best spots to catch live music on the island.
Wanna Wanna Beach Bar and Grill
Enjoy the best live music South Padre has to offer when you visit Wanna Wanna Beach Bar and Grill, known as the best seafood dive on South Padre Island. This friendly beachfront bar is open daily, and you can order cold drinks, margaritas, or their famous Turbo Pina Colada and bring it down to the beach with you to enjoy in the sand under an umbrella. If you get hungry, their grill serves snacks, seafood, and some of the best burgers on the island. On the weekends, the beachfront bar and grill hosts live music. They bring in some of the best local acts on Saturday and Sunday afternoons all year and on Friday and Saturday evenings April – Saturday. For information on their updated band list, visit their Facebook page.
Laguna Bar on the Bay
Laguna Bar on the Bay is located on the bayside of South Padre Island. The bar serves seafood, cocktails, and is a great location to catch the sunset in the evenings. The restaurant also has live music daily with no cover. Laguna Bar is known for their shrimp cocktails, fish sandwiches, and daily happy hour. They have an updated list of live music on their Facebook page.
The Painted Marlin Grille
The Painted Marlin Grille is one of South Padre Island’s newest restaurants. The bayside restaurant serves po’boys, seafood plates, and a fish catch of the day. The Mako Bar, part of the Painted Marlin, has daily drink specials and serves craft beach-themed cocktails. On Sunday nights they also have live music. The restaurant has plenty of seating and great views of the ocean. They also have several vegan and vegetarian food options.
After a Day Filled with South Padre Island Entertainment…
Retreat to one of our island vacation homes. We offer some of the nicest beachfront homes on the island. Many of our homes have patios with stunning views of the ocean and the bay. Our rentals have large seating areas with plush furniture and full-sized kitchens so you can cook meals for you and your family. Many of our homes also have resort-style features, including jacuzzi tubs, and all of our bedrooms have high-quality mattresses and linens. For more information on our vacation rentals, please contact us and we will help you find the perfect home for your relaxing beach vacation.