Explore, relax, meditate, hang out with friends, or just soothe your weary soul. Ride the gondola, commune with Buddha, discover the secret Mermaid grotto, and hug a tree or two at the SL Botanical Gardens, one of the oldest full-region public gardens in Second Life.
Second Life continues to grow thanks to its Residents, and this monument recognizes the early "beta pioneers" who helped make the baby steps possible and pushed SL into the public eye (in hand — get it?). Head north to find a public sandbox that's still used to create content, and farther north to check out what an old Welcome Area used to look like.
"The Man" statue is one of the only surviving objects from the original "Linden Town" area that was developed in Second Life during the earliest Alpha stage of its development back in 2002. At times, The Man has served as a shrine where miscellaneous offerings were left, and a celebration of the creativity SL was founded upon.
Climb on top of a giant wasp and take a guided tour of this tropical island, which first opened in 2006. Explore the library inside the central tower, relax near the spring fountain, or start an impromptu jam session with some peculiar elven instruments inside the playhouse.
These cuddly behemoths have welcomed travelers from all walks of Second Life to old Stillman, whether they were flying as avatars or arriving via zeppelin tours. Behind the bears, you can tour the legendary Ivory Tower of Primitives, where many generations of Residents have learned to build, and the freebie Bazaar and The Man statue are also worth sightseeing.
Once a remote site where applicants for the first Linden Liaison team were interviewed, curious events caused the island to transform into a rather big foot. This isn't the only cultural spot in the area: head north to see what an early Orientation Island looked like, and eastward are stages that were used for early town hall chats.
One of the first examples of detailed texturing dating back to the cusp of 2004, this cathedral proved hugely influential to successive generations of Second Life creators focused on realistic "brick and mortar" builds. Residents still use the prayer candles in memory of loved ones today.
Home to the mythical Governor who's as elusive as Bigfoot, this Second Life heritage home hasn't changed much since its inception in 2002. It remains one of the few preserved examples of what inworld architecture was like back in the day. Come visit and find out how early pioneers survived before sculpted prims, then stroll to the basement for a time capsule of vintage goods.
Established in 2008, Builder's Brewery is one of Second Life's oldest destinations for learning. Visit and take a free training class and learn all about building, textures, scripting, mesh, animations, and more. Join their 3x award-winning group, and there is even a Sandbox for builders. Check their website for their schedule of educational events. More info at buildersbrewery.com
Before Linden Homes, there was Boardman, an early experiment of a themed community in a gentle suburban style. Don't be surprised that the zoning guidelines date back to January 2003, and should you run across any of the locals, they're mighty friendly, so ask if they'll share their stories.
This island has seen many significant events, from its time as a welcoming spot for teen Residents "graduating" to adulthood to the hills used in Linden Lab ad promos for the then-new WindLight graphics. An abandoned library-turned-coffee shop is at the heart of it all, reminding us of how virtual connections can transform into real-life friendships.
Fluffin Fluff is an LGBTQ+ and Furries-friendly chill zone with many activities. Visit and hang out or explore the club, lounge, bar, beach, sauna, and more. You can go fishing or ride jet skis. There is also an Art Gallery where talented artists showcase their work. Join the party every Friday from 12pm to 5pm PT with Live DJs play EDM.
Feed your senses and sensuality at Collide. Live artists and DJs are featured from around the grid to bring a variety of entertainment. There are also light shows to accompany DJs and a beautiful lounge for live artists. Use advanced lighting and shared environment for the best experience!
Discover love at Terminal Club, the ultimate romantic and global venue! Immerse yourself in a blissful ambiance as international performers play enchanting melodies from around the world. Find love on the dance floor and let the music unite souls from different corners of the globe.
The Music of the World (MOW) Event is a monthly shopping event that opens every 15th of the month and runs until the 10th of the next month. It has exclusive, new, and discounted items on male and female clothing as well as skins, tattoos, accessories, hair, and more! Visit and enjoy discounted shopping while taking in the beautiful scenery and good music at parties with live DJs.
Overgrown and dripping with Souther Charm, the Greenhouse at Tilheyra is home for those residing on both sides of the veil. Creaking floorboards and live music echo throughout this once bustling depot. Home to the Sunday Soiree, one can find music livening the space on Sundays and special occasions. Stop in for a drink, the music, or a dark corner to hide your secrets in. There is always adventure in the bayou.
Find your refuge at Refuge. The term 'refuge' is used to refer to something that provides shelter or protection from danger or distress, a place that provides shelter or protection, and something or somewhere to which one has recourse in difficulty. Refuge is a minimally styled, void-like immersive space that presents live DJ events every Friday starting at 10am SLT. Feel free to visit anytime to enjoy the ambient vibe.
Welcome to Sparta Music Space, a place where you can gather, sing, read poetry, and play musical instruments. This is the place where you can sing for the first time. They will help you set up your equipment and prompt you with the settings to get high-quality sound. Their stream works 24/7.
OMG! Outlander Music Group and Club is a newcomer-friendly hangout for everyone! Their DJs perform Tuesdays and Thursdays and you can also join the outspoken but partying mermaid Outlander Annie at her home aquarium within the club. Check the schedule at outlandermusicgroup.com
Tudors Dance Club is an open mic venue welcoming DJs who want to do their set in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere set in a lush tropical environment. With its many photogenic spots, beach, cuddle corners, gaming room as well as a luxury ballroom it is the ideal spot to consider for both fun and business. Visit them today and you won't be disappointed!
Fusion is a multi-genre club established in January 2022, covering all music genres from Live DJs. Fusion has 5 stages, a beautiful beach, a 50s Diner with a bowling alley, an arcade games area, Ferris wheel, bumper cars, and stunning nature trails. Grab a horse from a rezzer and explore. In the main club, there is a games room with all the top games in Second Life.
The 7th House is a live DJ music venue open from 4-9p SLT Tuesday thru Saturday and every other Monday for Musical Monday - with themed musical events and prizes. They host monthly events and parties that give their patrons a reason to use the epic costumes in their inventory. Be sure to watch for the monthly karaoke nights. You'll come for the music but stay for the positive vibes and amazing people!
The ReMiXX Club & Hangout is a Multi-Genre adult club with live DJs every day from 12pm SLT until 10pm SLT. They also have Saturday night bonfires and games with voice-enabled and optional. There are other hangout areas and events that include an arcade and bowling alley with themed events twice each month. Come be part of the fun at ReMiXX!
The Love Garden is a German club and romantic garden that offers you live music, shows, and romantic evenings in a wonderful environment that is divided into two regions. On different stages and locations that have been lovingly built, you will be offered exactly what many places are missing. A feeling of coming home. Live concerts usually take place on weekends.
Music Island Concerts was established in 2007 as an artist collective for the presentation of live “art” music within Second Life. The series has collaborated in the presentation of projects and series with some of Second Life’s most well-known musicians, artists, and educators. The venue moved to its current location in 2018.
Night Blossom Lounge is a Japanese-inspired nightclub with a romantic atmosphere. Enjoy the nightlife at this beautifully landscaped location and find the perfect spot to take photos in the Garden of Dark Delights. There are also many lounging areas and a game area on top of the club's roof. With many new and inspiring DJs, the genre is always changing to fit the needs of the community.
Following the growing success of Never Ending Fire, NEF Live want to extend the chance for other artists to bring their gift to Second Life. They are offering an opportunity for those that want to break out into the Live Music scene to perform here for free. If you feel you would like to get involved, please contact Andee Tophat or Apple Whipple.
Alley Catz Live Music and Dance Club is what its title suggests. Their motto is “Traverse the lensing effect of music, dance, and light.” They run the venue on a single or dual performance model providing performers and patrons with a unique setting to experience live music in a warm and friendly setting. When the venue is not used for performances it is an ideal place to come with that someone special and dance the night away.
Expect an evolving electronic music community in a natural environment. This open-air stage is available to all electronic music artists. Whether you are starting or experienced as a live DJ/Producer, just play some and grow with live feedback at the freely accessible stage. The magical realism venue has grown to become a social hub. Play games, take freebies, and discover interactive experiences. Make new friendships while listening to the best live EDM artists on the grid.
Branagh's is a multi-venue jazz club that features live music on weekends. The main venues are in an elegant penthouse overlooking midtown Manhattan where you find two stages and the Stardust Restaurant. An outdoor music venue is located in a romantic seaside park with an old mansion on the main level of the region, a somewhat fanciful recreation of West Egg and East Egg in the Great Gatsby.
A pulse-pounding, hip-moving, great time awaits at Skyline. This dance club features international live deejays and diverse music tastes such as R&B, electro, trance, house, urban, top 40, and more. Join the exciting nightlife and explore the adjacent sunset beaches and shops.
The Merry Prankster supports live music by hosting new and veteran Second Life performers and has done so for many years. At the high-tech, high-times Merry Prankster venues, you can expect great music, great friends, and good fun. Feel free to join the party with the Pranksters!
Established in 2012, Vipera is Second Life's premier dance and social hang-out. Live DJs play every night from 6pm - 10pm SLT. A huge variety of musical genres including pop, rock, 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s, disco, and country along with a variety of parties, contests, venues, and themed events makes Vipera fresh and new every day. More info at viperaradio.com
Club End of Days was established in 2008, boasting a rich history and dedicated following. Recently acquired by the renowned DJAphrodite and Llayla, this gothic vampire dark-themed club has undergone a transformative revitalization. With its captivating aesthetics and atmospheric vibe, visitors are immersed in a world of dark allure. The club pulses to the rhythms of live DJs who expertly blend future pop, synthpop, darkwave, industrial, and goth, creating an unforgettable auditory experience for its patrons.
Hangar '39 is a large concert hall offering a regular schedule of bands and DJs. Come join the fun at this venue, which features a large stage, dance orbs and effects make for an exciting and realistic experience you won't want to miss. Check the marquee outside the front door for schedules.
Established in 2007, Blackhearts is a blast from the past with the energy of the present. A longstanding place to rockout in Second Life, Blackhearts has some of the best live DJs playing music from the 1970s through today and some of the most energetic hosts around. Come enjoy this fun and friendly atmosphere!
Since 2009, Club Zero has been the home on the grid for dark deviants with a love for gothic, industrial, electro, punk, and more underground genres. It was created out of love and runs on love and acceptance for all. It is well known for its friendly, diverse, relaxed atmosphere and world-class DJs.
Any musician with a dream of hitting it big on the Grid should start at TRAX. You'll find information on everything an aspiring musician needs to get heard, from setting up live streams to booking gigs. The owners also sponsor contests and live events, spotlighting the best new music in SL.
Ambrosia Dance Club is one of the longest continuously running clubs in Second Life. They have been bringing you Live Mix DJs and Live Entertainers since 2006. Their VIPS are like family and you are always warmly welcomed back. One of the only clubs where decade old landmarks still work!
The Drip Dance Club is an EDM, Techno, House, Progressive House, Tribal, Freestyle, and Hip Hop club that opens from Thursday to Saturday from 2PM SLT to 10PM SLT. Their DJs are life mixers dedicated to the music community wanting to offer a unique experience. Have fun, build a community, create a bond and enjoy the music!
Big Daddy's has been bringing music to Second Life for over 13 years as one of the top clubs. Rock is the main focus, but they play many varieties of music along with requests and dedications. They are PG and new-player-friendly. Stop by and make Big Daddy's your new home away from home!
Established in July of 2020, Pitch Perfect is a music venue for live singers, based on the beautiful sunny shores of Australia with orcas diving through the water as a backdrop. Everyone is welcome for virtual fishing, lots of games, backdrops for photography, rentals, and also an option for elopement. Come along and enjoy!
Established in 2020, the Delfina Club is one of the friendliest clubs on the grid! Their awesome staff will quickly make you feel at home while you will enjoy the wide range of music from their DJs. Their special themed events make The Delfina Club a unique place to hang out where everyone is welcome without any discrimination. Be you, be real, and enjoy yourself.
Zue Nightlife is a women's only club. A place for women from all over the world to network, make friends and develop a comfortable support system. They strive to provide a safe and fun environment regardless of sexual preference. Their DJs spin every day, seven days a week, from 4PM to Midnight SLT.
Above or below there is always something to discover around the next corner at Unison - whether it is dancing at one of the venues, taking photos around the scenic areas, just relaxing on the beach, or exploring the hidden depths of Unison's underwater worlds. From hippy to cyber, from high in the sky to deep in the ocean, Unison doesn't try to be different, it just is.
The Sapphire Beach Club is a renowned live music venue in Second Life. This destination has multiple highly detailed beautiful venues of which 7 are permanent. Other venues are updated with seasonal and special events throughout the year. There are over 60 live music shows every month!
Angel Manor Estate is a 12-region Palace of the Arts, housing The Rose Theatre. The premier live music venue since 2007, The Rose Theatre is famous for its staging, light displays, and live musicians. The entire estate of twelve connected regions is open for all to explore and find a place to relax their soul.
The Music Factory a multi-genre live music venue. Owned and operated by veteran SL'er Wilson "Bluesdaddy" Camino, it delivers the best live performers and DJs on the grid! Set in an abandoned custom-built factory, the vibe of the club is precisely detailed to suit multi-genre music offerings. Join their group to stay up to date on upcoming events.
The Marquee Club in Nina is a Second Life tribute to the legendary real-life London music venue, once defined as “The most important venue in the history of pop music.” The club witnessed the birth and rise of some of the most important musical artists in history, including The Yardbirds, Eric Clapton, David Bowie, Rod Stewart, The Who, The Rolling Stones, Manfred Mann, The Move, Led Zeppelin, Fleetwood Mac, U2, Dire Straits, Roxy Music, The Police, The Jam, The Cure and many many more. Enjoy the realism and atmosphere of this famous location with 24/7 vintage music from the last six decades.
The Grand Strand Music Venues have been designed to bring you some of the best live music in Second Life since 2010. This destination has been the home of many great venues; the GSpot Club, The Pier, The SoundBar, the Grand Strand Ballroom, Bushwhackers, and currently the Block Party and The Warehouse Venue. The Grand Strand continues to be the home of SL's premier music venues featuring some of the best live performers on the grid. For more info, visit: facebook.com/TheGrandStrand
The GlastonBelli Pyramid Stage is a Second Life celebration of the 50th Anniversary of The Glastonbury Festival, and includes a representation of Stonehenge from which hippies would form a pilgrimage to the Festival. This version is surrounded in a redwood and pine forest.
The Blues Junction & River Bend Beach Club is filled with over 10 great themed venues for your enjoyment. The Blues Club, Beach Club, The Swamp Bayou, The Roller Derby/Skating, Under the Sea, The Diner, Ice Skating, Bowling, The Barn, The Disco, and the Jungle. Live experienced long-time Second Life DJs perform every Tuesday, Friday, and Saturday nights.
The Black Pearl Lounge is hidden in the streets of Japan. Featuring headliners from the best live mix DJs on the grid. You might even fall in love with the Black Pearl for chat, romance, or a photograph of this fun atmosphere. Black Pearl staff are simply the most friendly and entertaining people in Second Life.
Sunshine Daydream started in 2007 and every Saturday they choose peace and kindness. It is the home to one of Second Life's longest-running events, The Whiskey Go Round. Musicians from all over come to play every Saturday night starting at 8pm SLT. When they aren't playing live, they are streaming The Grateful Dead all day and night. All are welcome to come anytime and dance and enjoy the music. Their 16th anniversary is June 3rd, 2023 starting at 7pm SLT with live music all night long!
Sky Music Park is an international live music venue built in a natural outdoor setting. Showcasing many of the top SL musical entertainers, the professional staff go to great lengths to ensure a comfortable, safe, and positive experience for SL residents. Pop, Rock, Country, Blues, and Jazz are the main musical genres. Dress code is casual, all members of the community are encouraged to visit.
ShenaniganS is a unique experience that everyone is more than welcome to enjoy. The venue plays popular music from the 1940s up to modern-day hits and has live musicians perform on a regular basis. It also boasts a diverse shopping experience. There's plenty to explore, including photography opportunities and cozy cuddle spots.
Down on the waterfront is an old fish shed that long ago fell into disuse. It’s been cleared out and tidied up a tad ready to be used as a new performance space at ShenaniganS Music Cafe. Guests can dance to pop, rock, Top40, 80s, blues, indie, or simply play games in this voice-enabled area or just hang out with friends on the boardwalk.
With unrestricted access to the Blake Sea, swaying palms and a salty breeze welcome you to Schooner's Pub, a place to enjoy all music genres played by their LIVE 24/7 DJs! Sail in on your boat. You can also fly in on your seaplane or helicopter! However you visit, there's something for everyone at Schooner's Pub!
Rockin' Robin at The PureLife Lodge is a premier club featuring music from the 1950s to current, with some of the best DJs and live singers on the grid! With a low-lag design, friendly staff, and fun events and themes, Rockin' Robin welcomes everyone! The music is always rockin' at Rockin' Robin and, if exploration is your thing, there's lots to see and do on the professionally designed, national park-themed region!
A pyramid dance club lost in time and space since 2009. Discover an open stage to your own event, live DJ (electro, punk, industrial, techno, trance, house music), and game tables will be there to entertain you, and liven up your evenings as well as several events that come to life in music. Mutual aid and respect are of the principles in rigor in this place.
Established in 2017, Mountain Lion is a full region amusement park and club featuring Live DJs and singers. There is a shopping mall with lucky chairs, ten roller coasters to enjoy, a ferris wheel, and many fun rides! You will also be able to bowl, mini-golf, play games and so much more! Come explore the ever-changing landscape. It is family-friendly and all avatars are welcome.
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