live-music at the jersey shore



The Jersey Shore towns aren’t just cute and Hallmark-like! We have clubs and venues for live music and DJs just about every night of the week. Winter, spring, summer, or fall, you can rock them all… in Belmar and its neighboring towns. Our coastal Jersey Shore towns have a long history of live music and boast an eclectic mix of venues and clubs that cater to every musical taste.

Whether you’re a rock aficionado, yacht-rocker or a lover of acoustic tunes, the nightlife and live music scene promises to be an unforgettable soundtrack to your time with us at Tandem Bike Inn. Check out the places below, and be sure to look at the website calendars. And make sure to skip over to the restaurant’s page!

bar anticipation in belmar nj

Bar Anticipation

Cover bands, solo acoustic artists, and DJs perform almost every night at Bar Anticipation in Lake Como, next door to Belmar. Happy hours, cabana rentals, and live music all year. For you Jersey country folks, they have line dancing every Wednesday night.

703 16th Ave, Lake Como, NJ 07719
(732) 681-7422 |

salty's beach bar in belmar nj

Salty’s Beach Bar

Salty’s has live entertainment and DJs every night of the week. Located right on Main Street, it is a 5-minute walk from Tandem Bike Inn. Try a rum bucket at the outdoor patio bar. Check out Salty’s Karaoke night every Monday.

1705 Main St, Lake Como, NJ 07719
(732) 556-6690 |

jacks by the tracks in belmar nj

Jacks By The Tracks

Jack’s is a popular neighborhood bar with live music almost 7 days a week. Jack’s is located by the train station, and only a 2-minute walk from the Tandem Bike Inn. Lots of beers, food, TVs, and an outdoor porch to hang out when the sun is shining.

703 10th Ave, Belmar, NJ 07719
(732) 681-3922 |

the stone pony club

The Stone Pony

One of the most famous live venues on the East Coast, The Stone Pony, has been around along time. National touring bands come from all over to rock this historic music club known for launching Springsteen & Bon Jovi. There is an indoor and outdoor stage for concerts.

913 Ocean Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712
(732) 502-0600 |

marina grill in belmar

Marina Grill

Located just moments from the Tandem Bike Inn, Marina Grille is a year-round hotspot renowned for its atmosphere and live music. Enjoy waterfront views while listening to some groovy music. Savor delicious cuisine, vibrant tunes, and the added charm of a tiki bar and mini-golf.

905 NJ-35, Belmar, NJ 07719
(732) 894-3211 |

beach haus brewery in belmar nj

Beach Haus Brewery

Walking distance from the Tandem Bike Inn, Beach Haus Brewery is a great Belmar brewery to try out craft ales, beers and food. We love their fruit beers! Sing along to your favorite hits from acoustic artists on various nights as you check out the views of Belmar’s Main Street.

801 Main St, Belmar, NJ 07719
(732) 449-2626 |

wonder bar asbury park

Wonder Bar

Renowned for its live music scene, the Wonder Bar has an eclectic mix of bands, a lively tiki bar atmosphere, and the famous Yappy Hour. The iconic Wonder Bar is located steps away from the beaches and the bustling Asbury Park Boardwalk.

1213 Ocean Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712
(732) 455-3767 |

St Stephens Green Publick House

St. Stephen’s Green
Publick House

Housed in a charming old house, St. Stephen’s Green Publick House offers a warm atmosphere, delicious pub fare, and a wide selection of beers. Enjoy live music while savoring traditional Irish dishes or American favorites.

2031 Route 71, Spring Lake, NJ 07762
(732) 449-2626 |

the columns restaurant

The Columns

Step into a stately old mansion right on Ocean Avenue. The Columns combines elegance with live music and a night club, creating an experience you won’t soon forget. Sip your favorite cocktail as the waves serenade you and dance to live music all night long.

601 Ocean Ave, Avon-By-The-Sea, NJ
(732) 988-3213 |

asbury lanes

Asbury Lanes

Super cool, super hip, super trendy. Asbury Lanes is a great place to see a live show. It’s also a historic landmark, vintage bowling alley, and diner. Both national acts and local bands perform at Asbury Lanes. 

209 4th Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712
(732) 361-6659 |

mccanns in belmar tavern

McCann’s Tavern

Acoustic artists and local bands are the staple at McCann’s Tavern in Belmar’s neighbor, Lake Como. Grab some cocktails and food at this laid-back, local longstanding Belmar NJ Irish bar.

1704 Main St, Lake Como, NJ 07719
(732) 556-6210 |

heights 27 bar

Heights 27 Bar and Grill

Quality food, drinks (showcasing NJ based beers), and a lot of live, local entertainment including bands and acoustic artists. They also have a music bingo night and trivia night for all you smarty pants. 

2407 NJ-71, Spring Lake Heights, NJ
(732) 449-7449 |

the break asbury park

The Break

The Break is right on the boardwalk in Asbury Park, New Jersey. Catch a band, grab a bite, drink a few libations, people watch, feel the sunshine on your face, and look at the east-coast golden sand and waves. Does it get much better than this?

1000 Ocean Ave. Asbury Park, NJ
(732) 361-3639 |

boathouse bar grill in belmar

Boathouse Bar & Grill

The Boathouse is a bar and grill that has live music. Check the calendar on their website to see if anyone is playing. It’s been a mainstay in the Jersey Shore community for decades and it caters to all walks of life, family, sports, and blue-collar folks.

1309 Main Street, Belmar, NJ, 07719
(732) 681-5221 |

d'jais club in belmar


The original Jersey Shore dance club, D’Jais, is for the young at heart who like to party. They are mostly known for bringing in the hottest DJs and younger crowds. Expect long lines in the heart of summer. It is right across from Belmar Beach.

1801 Ocean Ave, Belmar, NJ 07719
(732) 681-5055 |