The power of live music to make folks feel good is on full display at a host of Kauai night clubs. If listening to bands and vocalists show off their skills is how you like to spend an evening, you'll find that Kauai does things right. Multiple options let you tap into the venues that 10Best readers favor like Tahiti Nui, a tried and true nightlife spot for locals. Or you can get a taste of the city's offerings by visiting places like Stevenson's Library, which is known for its Jazz music, class, and high end fun.
While many venues on the local music scene are clustered in the Hanalei area, know that terrific places to hear live music can be found throughout Kauai. Over on the south side in sunny Poipu, Keoki's Paradise offers live music on weekends. The local scene flocks here to a bar where everybody knows each other's name for great food and good times. On the beach on the east side is Duke's Barefoot Bar, and after dark spot where locals and visitors gather to dance and eat with live music many nights of the week.
So no matter where you are you will be able to find after dark fun dancing and socializing with live music to set the mood. Our guide to the 10 best places for live music on Kauai is sure to satisfy.