Mac’s Place is located in the oldest building on the National Historic Register in Silverton and is well-known in the region for its live music and eclectic menu that features dishes like whole trout, elk burgers and southern fried frog legs. This local hangout also boasts a year-round, outdoor seating area overlooking Silver Creek.
The Fireside Lounge at the Oregon Garden Resort
Located inside the Oregon Garden Resort, the Fireside Lounge is a cozy gathering place featuring live music every weekend and happy hour specials every evening from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. The Lounge’s focal point is a central fireplace surrounded by couches, where guests enjoy wine, beer, seasonal cocktails and a special lounge menu.
Spirit Mountain Casino
Located just 25 miles west of Salem, Spirit Mountain is a Las-Vegas style casino offering five distinct dining options, slot machines and table games, along with world-class entertainers on the main stage and live music almost every night inside the Mountain View Sports Bar. The Casino is open 24 hours.
Studio 154 @ Independence Grill & Bar
Studio 154, located in downtown Independence, offers live music on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday evenings. Wednesday is open mic night, giving locals a chance to showcase their talents, while Friday and Saturdays feature regional acts. Pair your evening fun with a late-night snack - we recommend the hand cut tater tots served with housemade dipping sauces.
For more ideas of what to see and do in the Salem area, check out our events calendar.