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

May  17, 2024

8:30 PM

Marty O'Reilly (solo residency day 1) + Andrew Duhon (trio) - INSIDE

Day one of Marty's two-show residency at Smiley's! Cathartic, genre-bending Folk ($18adv/$22Door)

May  18, 2024

5:00 PM

Marty O'Reilly (solo residency day 2) - OUTSIDE

Day two of Marty's two-show residency at Smiley's! Cathartic, genre-bending Folk ($18adv/$22Door)

May  19, 2024

3:00 PM

Pinkham's MaxPower Jazzers - INSIDE

Explosive instrumental jazz

May  23, 2024

8:00 PM

Open Mic Hosted By Ezco

NEW START TIME 8PM --FREE-- Donations for the host accepted. Please feel free to pre-donate through the Get tickets button on Eventbrite!

May  24, 2024

8:30 PM

May Be Fern- INSIDE

Though there is no way to fully define their genre, they cover everything from new pop to old funk.

May  25, 2024

8:30 PM

Paddy on the Binge - INSIDE

Paddy on the Binge (from County Yolo) plays trad music from Ireland and Scotland -- come out for an evening of tunes, dancing, and craic!

May  26, 2024

8:30 PM

Spooky Mansion + Jerome Porter - INSIDE

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

May  27, 2024

3:00 PM

The Cody Sisters Band - OUTSIDE

The Cody Sisters Band is a grassroots trio from Colorado. They play captivating original songs along with upbeat bluegrass covers.

May  31, 2024

8:30 PM

Press On Randy - INSIDE

One-man retro synth-pop with looping guitars, percussion, vocals, synthesizers, and electronics that will be irresistible not to dance to.

Jun  01, 2024

8:30 PM

Deep Basement Shakers - INSIDE

AWESOME JUG BAND playing stompin’ barrelhouse blues & roots music! Unique sound featuring piano, washboard, washtub bass and DIY percussion.

Jun  02, 2024

5:00 PM

Chris Peck Trio - OUTSIDE

Earthy rock n' roll with influences like Elvis Costello, Joe Jackson and Neil Young

Jun  07, 2024

8:30 PM

Surf Monster - INSIDE

Surf Monster is an instrumental trio that performs ’60s surf tunes, surfed-up ’80s hits and original songs from our Sharawaji Records album.

Jun  08, 2024

8:30 PM

The Coffis Brothers - INSIDE

Honest, heartfelt roots-rock with an emphasis on the roots. ($12adv/$15door)

Jun  09, 2024

5:00 PM

R. Moon e - OUTSIDE

The New Improved R. Moon E, Pronounced Harmony: playing rock, pop, country and of course the blues

Jun  15, 2024

5:00 PM

Sakoyana - OUTSIDE

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

Jun  16, 2024

3:00 PM

Wild Metanoia - OUTSIDE

Come rock out and enjoy the sunny outdoors with Bay Area rock group Wild Metanoia. (Note: no Pinkham Jazz this month, so sorry!)

Jun  21, 2024

8:30 PM

Amy LaVere and Will Sexton - INSIDE

Amy LaVere and Will Sexton play a career spanning set covering their full discography from the decades long career. ($10adv/$12door)

Jun  23, 2024

5:00 PM

LoWatters - OUTSIDE

A celebration of Americana, or more accurately, West Marinicana. From the high lonesome to the low down dirty roots. ($10adv/$15door)

Jun  27, 2024

8:00 PM

Open Mic Hosted By Ezco

NEW START TIME 8PM --FREE-- Donations for the host accepted. Please feel free to pre-donate through the Get tickets button on Eventbrite!

Jun  28, 2024

8:30 PM

¿Qiensave? - INSIDE

Amazing cumbia! ($10adv/$12door)

Jun  29, 2024

5:00 PM

RedEyeGypsy - OUTSIDE

Come feel the Santana Vibes and get your dancing shoes on for an evening of Latin percussion-driven rock, r&b, salsa, reggae, and more!

Jul  05, 2024

8:30 PM

Richard Turgeon and The Afterglow - INSIDE

Acclaimed alternative-indie rock singer/songwriter Richard Turgeon and his band The Afterglow. Originals with a few familiar covers, too.

Jul  07, 2024

3:00 PM

Clay Hawkins - OUTSIDE

Boot stompin' road music from the heart... One note in the endless jam!

Aug  09, 2024

8:30 PM

Reed Turchi - INSIDE

Kudzu Desert Blues ($12adv/$15door)

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.