Nightlife

The nightlife in Howard County is always fun and exciting. Between live music acts performing in dive bars, mini golf action, and karaoke bars with top-notch Korean food, there’s plenty to explore here when the sun goes down.

Bars with Live Music & Concert Venues

The Columbia, Maryland, nightlife scene pulses with delicious drinks, good vibes, and catchy music. Check out Frisco and the Reckless Shepherd, a popular brewpub with live music, open-air concert venue Merriweather Post Pavilion, and The Collective Encore, which hosts diverse music performances every week. You’ll also find plenty of nightlife across Ellicott City bars, including the White Oak Tavern and Phoenix Upper Main. Those are just some of the many bars, breweries, and distilleries across Howard County. 

Sing Karaoke in Koreatown, Maryland

Hit up karaoke and late-night food and drink spots in Koreatown for the ultimate night out. Sing and eat your heart out across popular karaoke bars, including Honey Plus Karaoke, Micky's Soju House, Family Karaoke, and K Pocha Karaoke.

Perfect Your Golf Swing

Howard County is home to many unique recreational nightlife options that you can’t get just anywhere. Eagle 5 Golf is an indoor golf simulation center with more than 190 courses, open driving ranges, teaching professionals to help up your game, along with a full-service bar. If you’re not looking to master your swing, Monster Mini Golf might be more your thing. This indoor backlight venue is fun for the whole family and has other games to try.

Howard County's nightlife scene has so much to offer, so get out there and enjoy it!