Petra’s Bar, at 1919 Commonwealth Avenue in Plaza Midwood, is a friendly neighborhood bar that includes a main bar with a stage, a taproom, an art gallery and a patio. It frequently hosts excellent live music, pop-up vendor and art markets, dance parties, film screenings and much more. The events are always low-priced, usually under $10.
It’s a 21+ venue (unless otherwise noted for an event.)
You can see all of the upcoming events on Petra’s Facebook page. That’s where you’ll see the full calendar of live music, generally with a cover of $7 or $8 for three bands.
Here are some of the upcoming free and almost free events:
Drag Trivia with Onya
The 2nd Tuesday of every month
Doors at 7 p.m. Registration at 8 p.m.
Great prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners, along great drink specials. Hosted by your favorite Trivia Vixen, Onya. Doors open at 7 p.m. Team registration starts at 8 p.m.. Check out @dragtrivia on Instagram at noon the day of for your hint of the day!
Karaoke Night at Petra’s
Lost Cargo: A Back Patio Tiki Party
4th Tuesday of every month
Be transported to a time and space far away, every 4th Tuesday. Our taproom transforms into a Tiki destination, Exotica sounds provided by Bo White with a special menu of handcrafted tropical drinks to sip and unwind to.