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Kafe Antzokia is a café-theater that promotes work in Euskara (the Basque language) and Basque culture in general, although lots of musicians from all over Spain play here regularly. The ground floor is a café-restaurant during the day and turns into a music bar later on at night. The stage is used for all sorts of cultural activities including film shows, theater and concerts. On Thursdays and Fridays there are always live concerts featuring different musical styles as diverse as classical, jazz, folk and pop-rock. There's a regular programs throughout the month of various conferences, discussions, theater, dance and children's activities as well as special events for World Theater Day once a year. Check website for more details.
Kiosko Del Arenal is one of the most iconic structures of Bilbao. Built by the talented architect Pedro Ispizua in old Bilbao, this circular shell shaped structure is an example of innovative and beautiful architecture. Presently, various events like concerts, weddings, parties, DJ sessions are held beneath the Kiosko Del Arenal.
Bilbao Arena is a world-class basketball arena and is renowned for its unique architecture as well. Perched on a hilly side, the stadium's facade is inspired by a tree on a rock. Its metal form is covered with decorative panels that is reminiscent of leaves in varying seasons. This state-of-the-art stadium opened its doors to fans in 2010 and also houses a gymnasium and swimming pool. Besides regular matches and competitions, it is used for concerts and other cultural events. Even if you aren't a basketball fan, a visit to this place will surely pique your interest due to its architectural beauty.
When it comes to a music haunt, Sonora is one humdinger of a live music venue that offers not just one, but three separate spaces, each catering to people with distinctive musical leanings. So whether you are in mood to listen to the classic tunes by established rock bands, or want to hop to the beats of electronic music, or are ready to open up to revolutionary sounds in music like funk, soul and dubstep, this eclectic space has everything covered inside its Room 808, Room 909 and the Bar. A unique party house that is bound to impress one and all. Call ahead or visit their website to know more.