Live Music


Catch a show by one of your favorite artists at The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion. One of the nation's top-ranked outdoor amphitheaters, The Pavilion hosts an impressive annual lineup of concerts from April through October, and performing arts season from April through December. You can also enjoy free live music throughout the year at Waterway Nights, Rock the Row, Concerts in the Park and many restaurants and bars around town. Read on to learn more.

Waterway Nights at Waterway Square


Enjoy live music on Saturdays from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. during the spring and summer at Waterway Nights. Put on by The Woodlands Township Parks and Recreation Department, this free concert series takes place at Waterway Square and showcases the talents of local artists. Make it a family night and have a picnic! Many restaurants are located in or near Waterway Square. Lawn chairs, coolers and blankets are also welcome.

Rock the Row at Hughes Landing



Rock the Row at the Hughes Landing Band Shell takes place on Thursdays from spring through fall from 7 to 9 p.m. Featuring local and regional bands playing classic rock and pop to Motown favorites, the free concert series is a favorite among visitors and locals alike. Before the concert, we recommend grabbing a bite or enjoying happy hour at Restaurant Row.

Live Music at Northshore Park


Experience Concerts in the Park at Northshore Park on Sundays from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. during the spring and fall. With plenty of space to spread out and relax, Northshore Park is one of the most popular and scenic parks you’ll find in The Woodlands. Concerts in the Park are free and family-friendly. Picnic baskets, coolers, blankets, and lawn chairs are welcome.

Concerts in the Park at Market Street

Concerts in the Park at Market Street


Market Street Concert Series is a popular choice for live music with free concerts during the spring and fall from 6 to 8 p.m. Featuring artists performing Top 40, jazz, Latin, country and cover favorites, plan to bring the family for shopping and dining before the show. Blankets and lawn chairs are welcome.

Live Music at Mahoney's


Many restaurants and bars around The Woodlands also offer live music. Como Social Club hosts live music on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights and is always a crowd-pleaser. Local Pour has live music Thursday through Sunday. Hang out at Mahoney’s Texish Bar & Restaurant for delicious food and drinks and live music all week long. You can count on live music at The Refuge Bar & Bistro every Friday and Saturday. For a complete list of live music events in The Woodlands, check out our events calendar below.

Concerts at The Pavilion

The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion offers a variety of concerts. Learn Insider Tips and purchase tickets.
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Waterway Fountain Songs

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