Voted best entertainment in the city

3 year running

We feature top performers each week

Wednesday - Sunday 

Wednesday Night

The Kaktus Kats Jazz Jam 


Very popular night out.

Hosted by: John Funkhouser, Mickey Patten, and a line up of talented guests from all over Albuquerque and the greater area. 

Thursday Night

Got Soul  


Got Soul is a Jazz/R&B/Blues band in Placitas NM performing every Thurs at the Kaktus Brewery in Bernalillo NM. JD Davis, Jim Casey, Robert Muller, Alex Murzyn and Milo Jaramillo feature a different vocalist every Thursday night.

Every 1st & 3rd Friday

The Desert Darlings


Still the best dance performance in New Mexico. 

The Desert Darlings are filled with talent, theatrical performance and personality to engage any size crowd. Join us for a free show featuring the Desert Darlings Belly Dance group.

Every 2nd & 4th Friday

Flamenco d'Aki


Keeping culture alive and well. You will not want to miss a consistent crowd pleaser "Flamenco show".  Featuring professional Flamenco Guitarist, Singers and Dancers


Blues and Brews Happy Hours

Joe Daddy Warner and Friends


Join us for discounted pints, upbeat blues for the best way to kick off you weekend


Home of the Barn Dance

Dust Devils


Dance away the week with Western Swing and Honky Tonk Classic Country.

Hank Williams Sr., Bob Wills, & Ernest Tubb!


Kaktus Kats Blues Band


This is the community favorite! A day filled with talent, love, community, dance, high energy, great beer, pizza and friends. It is like a weekly festival that never disappoints. Invoking the magic of Kaktus Brewing Company the Kaktus Kats are sure to make your visit memorable. Come here the BEST Blues in the state of New Mexico. 

Featuring:  Steve Whitman,Lloyd Wood & Larry Freedman along with rotating top performers and guests. 

For updates on rotating guests visit our Facebook page...