Please note, tickets are nonrefundable. Online Tickets are not available 1 hour before the show, and Eventbrite may show that it is "Sold Out", but there are usually still tickets at the door.

Upcoming Shows

Mar  01, 2024

8:30 PM

Sakoyana - INSIDE

Sakoyana is an experimental-jazz-freak-funk band from Sonoma County

Mar  02, 2024

8:30 PM

Solidarity Records presents Fully Baked - INSIDE

Bay Area Hip-Hop, Independent Hip-Hop, Rap/R&B

Mar  08, 2024

8:30 PM

Ethan J. Perry - INSIDE

Americana Indie Technicolor Jazz

Mar  09, 2024

8:30 PM


Don't miss the feel-good sounds of Love, DEAN! Singer-songwriters, Rachael and Luke Price, deliver warm indie-soul with Americana roots.

Mar  15, 2024

8:30 PM

Andy Crosby - INSIDE

Embark on a soul-stirring journey as this Idaho-born artist intertwines his Rock roots with Americana and Country influences.

Mar  16, 2024

8:30 PM

Thrown Out Bones - INSIDE

Thrown-Out Bones melds swanky rock, jazzy funk, and psychedelic jams into an explosive show experience driven by lead singer/drummer Liliana

Mar  17, 2024

3:00 PM

Pinkham's MaxPower Jazzers - INSIDE

Explosive instrumental jazz

Mar  22, 2024

8:30 PM

Jenerator - INSIDE

Jenerator lights up every stage with a compelling and delightful mix of Americana, blues, and rock.

Mar  23, 2024

8:30 PM

Honey Plant - INSIDE

Honey Plant is a dynamic and vibrant entity that embodies the essence of funk and positive vibes.

Mar  25, 2024

9:00 PM

Trevor's Japan Launch Benefit and Birthday - DJ Zzpsi - INSIDE

Benefit for Trevor's launch to Japan! Art Sale, Good Times! Zzpsi drops in to shake Smiley's with a 100% vinyl DJ set!

Mar  28, 2024

7:00 PM

Open Mic hosted by So~Sé

Open Mic hosted by So~Sé (FREE-Donations for the host accepted)

Mar  29, 2024

8:30 PM

The Jason Daniels Band - INSIDE

From another realm, w/ their own inimitable blend of American Roots Music, blurring the lines between psychedelic rock, funk, Latin & blues.

Mar  30, 2024

8:30 PM

Mark Hummel Blues Band- INSIDE

Mark Hummel brings the blues to move your shoes! ($12 adv/$15 door)

Apr  13, 2024

8:30 PM

Greg Volker and The River - INSIDE

Greg Volker and The River have a combination of influences in the Americana realm (Neil Young, Son Volt, Steve Earle, Gillian Welch, etc.)

May  18, 2024

5:00 PM

Sam Shackleton - OUTSIDE

Sam is a Scottish singer-songwriter and folk artist. His unique sound is a mix of country, old-time, folk, & blues, with a Scottish spirit.

May  26, 2024

8:30 PM

Spooky Mansion - INSIDE

Spooky Mansion combines garage & psychedelic rock with high energy, breezy surf vibes to create an easygoing West Coast melodic marriage.

Smiley's Saloon from the front Smiley's Saloon from the front

Past Events

Just a few of the many good times we've had


Come join us

If you are a musician or booking agent interested in booking a performance at Smiley’s please email all of the following to

○ Electronic press kit with audio samples that best represent your music.
○ Links to social media feeds.
○ A concise description of your music (genre, influences, etc).
○ A list of previous performance history in the Bay Area, including draw.
○ Any relevant references from talent buyers, promoters etc.
○ Press reviews or mentions.
○ Contact email and phone number.
○ Date range of interest.

Please do not call the bar or send follow-up emails. We’ll contact you if we have an opportunity available.