Open mic : Music Venues

Benny T's Open Mic Posse
Various locations
Benny T hosts open-mic events in various venues in the area. Join the Facebook group, or email (bennybat@yahoo.com) for more info.
Brewer's Cafe & Taproom
1384 Dryden Rd, Ithaca, NY
A locally owned cafe and taproom, serving the most unique craft beers we can get our hands on, ever changing food menu, daily specials, and a friendly and knowledgeable staff. Open-mic events on Saturdays, hosted by Benny T.
Brews & Brats at Autumn View
Route 96, just north of Trumansburg
Brews and Brats has brought together the area's most prominent locally brewed beer, wine, cider, bratwurst, and fine cheeses. And now, live music on Friday evenings!
The Canaan Institute
Brooktondale, NY
Instrumental acoustic folk jam on Wednesday nights every week
The Dock
415 Taughannock Blvd, Ithaca, NY
The Dock is a music venue once again! Including Tuesday Bluesday, jazz nights, open mic nights, live band bookings, and other events.
Lounge DeLuca
222 W Main St. Montour Falls
A cozy, intimate venue with live music every Friday from 6pm-8pm, open-mic the 1st and 3rd Thursday of every month from 5:30pm-8:00pm, and lounge piano every other Thursday.
Railhouse Restaurant and Taproom
366 Broad St, Waverly, NY
Waverly NY #1 restaurant and bar. 14 beers on tap with a full menu. Lots of live bands, and open mic on Mondays at 7 p.m.
Sacred Root Kava Lounge and Tea Bar
139 West State Street
Music, Art, Community, Rooted in Love, Sacred in Spirit. Ithaca's NightLife Alternative. Live music, drumming, dancing, spirituality, and good vibes. There is a Tuesday night inter-generational Irish Session jam, and a Thursday night jam hosted by Spirit Speaks.
The Upstairs
106 S. Cayuga Street, Ithaca, NY
Ithaca's newest music venue, in the space formerly known as LOT 10. Let's get funky. Open mic nights on Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. Hosted by Jeremy Bussmann