Fayetteville, WV: Top Live Music Venues Ranked
1. The Outpost New River Gorge Campground
We're totally biased when it comes to the BEST live music venues in Fayetteville, WV and we believe we're the best because our outdoor venue features regular performances by local and regional acts, and the natural surroundings of the New River Gorge make for a truly unique concert experience. Whether you're camping on-site, staying in one of our cabins, vintage campers, RV sites or just coming for the show, the Outpost is a must-visit for any music lover. The outdoor stage makes for a beautiful setting to listen to music under the stars.
Join us on Saturday nights to hear the regions best artists fill the gorge with vibrations of sound that will fill your soul with that perfect vibe. Family friendly and fun communal atmosphere down in the heartbeat of the gorge.... How else would you want to finish your Saturday's adventure?
Please note that some of our shows are ticketed events. These affordable shows are called The Groove in the Gorge Music Series. Bottom line, there's always something happening at The Outpost! Keep an eye on our schedule for upcoming events!
2. The Burrito Bar At Breeze Hill
This is an honorable mention. While technically it's not a Fayetteville, W.V. live music venue, it's just over the bridge in Lansing, WV. The Burrito Bar at Breeze Hill is worth the short trip for live music fans. With a great outdoor dining space and multi-level decks, this venue offers a stunning view of the surrounding area, making it a great place to enjoy the sunset while listening to some great tunes. Their extensive beer selection and gluten-free menu options make it a perfect spot for a night out with friends. Don't miss out on the live music that they offer – it's the perfect way to end a day spent exploring the area.
3. Charlie's Pub
Charlie's Pub is an iconic bar that's been around since 1988. All kinds of people are welcome as long as they're 21 or older with a valid ID. The bar offers happy hour Monday-Friday from 4-8 PM, 2 pool tables, free pool all day every day, a free jukebox, outdoor patio and picnic tables, 3 big TV’s for sports, and a non-smoking indoor atmosphere. It's the perfect spot to grab a beer and play some pool. If you're lucky...you might even catch a local band playing!
4. Southside Junction Tap House
Southside Junction Tap House is a hidden gem in downtown Fayetteville. They offer a great craft beer selection and inventive pub food. It's a small space but has a fun and friendly atmosphere. They have some great food and apps for bar fun. Make sure to stop by for a drink and some delicious bites.
5. Freefolk Brewery Taproom
The Freefolk Brewery Taproom is a unique venue with an outdoor stage. They specialize in crafting free-spirited beer for free-spirited people. This brewery is all about crafting wild, free, and folk things, and they've got the beer to prove it. Their outdoor stage provides the perfect setting for live music while enjoying a cold one. Check out their website or Facebook page to see what events they've got lined up. If you're looking for a fun and unique experience, Freefolk Brewery Taproom is the place to be.
6. Pub N' Play at The Gaines Estate
The Gaines Estate is a beautiful property that serves as a full-service wedding and event venue located in downtown Fayetteville. It's a private yet convenient location that is just minutes from America’s newest National Park. Multiple venue options are available for both indoor and outdoor events, including the historic Gaines Estate house, the pavilion, the 10-acre lawn, and the 50-acre pasture field. They also have a pub on site where local bands frequently play. If you're looking for a stunning backdrop for live music, this is the perfect venue.
7. Love & Hope Arts
Love & Hope Arts is an art gallery that occasionally hosts live music events. They are dedicated to supporting and promoting artists of all kinds. Keep an eye on their website for upcoming events.