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

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.)

Apr  19, 2024

9:00 PM


Heavy psychedelic rock with a transcendental bent. What better way to celebrate Bicycle Day? Come get weird with us. ($15adv/$20door)

Apr  20, 2024

9:00 PM

Epicenter Sound 4/20 Party! - INSIDE

Epicenter brings the Reggae/Dancehall/Hip-Hop vibe on 4/20, feat. DJs Omatic, Zoro, and Zelus! ($5 adv/$10 Door)

Apr  21, 2024

2:00 PM

Pinkham's MaxPower Jazzers - INSIDE

Explosive instrumental jazz

Apr  25, 2024

7:00 PM

Open Mic hosted by So~Sé

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

Apr  26, 2024

8:30 PM

Kelly McFarling + Big Dog - INSIDE

Beloved West Marin artists Kelly McFarling and Big Dog play Smiley's for a night of folk, rock, alt-country and more! ($15adv/$20door)

Apr  27, 2024

8:30 PM

Annabelle’s Slime Hammock - INSIDE

Tasty blend of west coast bass, hip hop, trap, dubstep, dancehall & bass house. Music for booty bouncing!

May  03, 2024

8:30 PM

George-Ish Jones-Like - INSIDE

George-ish Jones-like is a rockin' tribute band to the golden age of honky tonk, two step, classic country and the king, George Jones

May  04, 2024

8:30 PM

Go By Ocean - INSIDE

Coastal dream rock

May  05, 2024

3:00 PM

The Dale Polissar Trio - OUTSIDE - FREE!

The Dale Polissar Trio plays classic jazz standards, featuring Dale on clarinet.

May  10, 2024

8:30 PM

Sam Blasucci - INSIDE

California Roots-Rock ($15adv/$20door)

May  11, 2024

8:30 PM

Minor Birds - INSIDE

From the bay and now the mountains, Minor Birds is symphonic rock with doom undertones spun by Chelsea Wilde and backed by Casey Chisholm.

May  12, 2024

3:00 PM

Mae Powell + Queentide + Serafima (solo)- OUTSIDE

Timeless and warm songs of vulnerability, heartbreak, healing, and friendship. folk/singer/songwriter/rock & roll/psychedelia

May  17, 2024

8:30 PM

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

Cathartic, genre-bending Folk

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  19, 2024

3:00 PM

Pinkham's MaxPower Jazzers - INSIDE

Explosive instrumental jazz

May  23, 2024

7:00 PM

Open Mic hosted by So~Sé

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

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.

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.