Sauf Haus Music

Sauf Haus Bier Hall and Garten is not only the premier location in Washington, D.C. to enjoy an authentic German draft bier, or cocktail. We are also a prime music venue, offering the BEST of local and touring artists every Thursday, Friday and Saturday night.
All shows are 21+
Free admission on all shows is our Biergarten on
Thursdays | Showtime 7:30pm for our Acoustic Showcase
Fridays and Saturdays | Showtime 10pm for our Covers and Party anthems shows

In a band? Want to perform at Sauf Haus? Reach out to our Music Manager to find out how!

Touring with your band, and interested in branching off to play in a more intimate setting? Our “Sauf Haus Live! Presents” Music series may be a perfect fit for you to expose your brand to a new crowd!

Learn More Here

Some of the bands who have performed at Sauf Haus Bier Hall & Garten

The Perfectionists 





Jonny Grave and the Tombstones 

Lenny Burridge

La Unica

  • Mr. Blonde
  • Sub-Radio Standard
  • The Jeffersonians
  • LATO
  • Take Cover
  • The Muddy Crows
  • The Duskwhales
  • Soultet
  • The Harvey Sometimes
  • Ashley Chevalier Band
  • Kyle Lacy Trio
  • Lady and the Tramps
  • Squid Inc
  • Jason Ager and the C.O.P.O.
  • Station 1201
  • The Pocket Band
  • Higher Hands
  • The Mike Scoglio Band
  • Nick Ian and the Machine
  • The Capitol Heights
  • Vim & Vigor
  • Throwing Plates
  • Broken Ground
  • FeelFree
  • Billy T. Wilde
  • The Alan Scott Band
  • Fellowcraft
  • DarcyDawn & Company
  • Reality TV
  • Brent & Co.
  • Honey Extractor
  • The Gunners Perry
  • Caz
  • The 19th Street Band


and more…



Apr 30

SH BierBus: Nats vs. Mets

Baseball season is upon us

Sauf Haus Bier Hall and Garten is DuPont Circle’s official Washington Nationals meetup point!
Join us as we head to watch our hometown team, The Washington Nationals! Hitch a ride with us to watch the Nationals get a “curly W” against division rivals, the New York Mets.

Your $20 BierBus ticket price includes:

  • Safe transportation to the game at Nationals Park in Southeast, D.C.
  • A complimentary order of Pretzel Bites
  • All-You-Can-Drink Paulaner draft biers on the ride to the park

Here’s how it works:

  1. Meet at Sauf Haus (1216b 18th Street NW Washington, D.C.) at 11am.
  2. Check in and get your complimentary pretzel bites.
  3. Board the Sauf Haus BierBus which leaves promptly at 12:00pm.
  4. DRINK SOME BIER! All-You-Can-Drink Paulaner on the ride to the park.(Helllo! Beers are $10 a pop at the park!) 
  5. Game time is 1:05 pm
  6. Our BierBus will transport BierBussers to the stadium and allow guests to stay on the enjoy bier until the beginning of the game.

Join us after the game at Sauf Haus to enjoy Sunday Funday in our rooftop Biergarten!

BierBus>Car Share …duh!

Space is limited. This will sell out. Buy your tickets ASAP. BierBussers must purchase their own ticket to the game.

This is a 21+ event.


Additional Bier Bus Dates

Battle of the Beltway | 5/10 vs. Baltimore Orioles | departs 6pm
World Series Champs | 6/26 vs. Chicago Cubs | departs 6pm


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