Uptown Drive | Event & Wedding Band

Your New Favorite Dance Band

Variety band perfect for weddings and events in Austin, Houston, San Antonio, Dallas and beyond. We feature non-stop dance medleys from Motown to Top 40 and everything in between!

Austin variety band plays wedding at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Bride & groom highlight of Briana & Dave’s wedding at Austin’s breathtaking  Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center! We can’t get over how much fun this crew was!

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Highest Rated Wedding Band with most unique 5-STAR reviews in Texas

So grateful for this amazing review from a lovely Mother of the Bride! This is our 93rd review, making us the highest rated wedding band boasting the most unique 5-STAR reviews in Texas on Wedding Wire! Wow!! Check out the link below.

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Uptown Drive perform South Austin Music Venue TONIGHT

Making some noise at our hometown show in Austin tonight! Bring all your friends out to dance the night away with us at Baker Street Pub & Grill - South Austin starting at 9PM-1AM!

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How to beat the Texas heat when planning an outdoor wedding

Celebrating your wedding in the hot months of summer can be a scorcher. Temperatures easily soaring up to one hundred degrees make an outdoor wedding in the state of Texas a force to be reckoned with. As your top Austin wedding band & variety band we have a few summer Texas wedding tips to help beat the heat in order to pull off the outdoor wedding of your dreams. 


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San Antonio River Walk Wedding with Austin Variety Band

An effortless place to host special events, meetings & receptions is none other than the Briscoe’s Museum’s Jack Guenther Pavilion. Located in the heart of the downtown San Antonio this picturesque contemporary venue is nestled right on San Antonio’s renowned River Walk. Jack Guenther Pavilion offers an indoor & outdoor event space making it an ideal location for a fancy sit-down dinner, cocktails & dancing & an upscale elegant wedding. 

Out of Austin we would travel to bring our high energy variety band to Jack Guenther Pavilion of historic San Antonio for bride & groom, Brooke & Robin. With us, we’d bring our meticulously selected & proven setlist of Top 40, RnB, Country, Motown & Rock Anthem’s that is crafted into smooth transitioning dance medley’s that flow effortlessly from one song to the next. 

Such a pleasure it was for our Austin wedding band to work along side such fantastic, top of the line wedding vendors from all over the great state of Texas. Each wedding vendors keen attention to detail helped make this day a a magical one. See for yourself in the links below of all the great wedding vendors Brooke & Robin selected to help make their wedding day a memorable one. 

Thanks to this happen couple for inviting us to be your variety wedding band. It was such a pleasure bringing the live entertainment to an already magical night. 

If you are looking to hire a local variety band, wedding band & live entertainment in Austin, San Antonio, Dallas, Houston & surrounding areas. We can achieve your live entertainment needs! Please contact gregwilliams10@gmail.com

 Photo by Rachel L'Antigua

Photo by Rachel L'Antigua

Corporate Variety Band featured at Cowboy Dancehall for 2018 TASN Conference

Cowboys Dance Hall of San Antonio is the premiere honky tonk experience in Texas. It was at this 70,000 square foot entertainment venue that our variety band, top 40 band or wedding band provided the live entertainment for the 2018 TASN conference & corporate party.

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Fort Worth Zoo Wedding with Austin's Top Variety Band

Love, live music, celebration, drinks & zoo animals! Nothing makes a more memorable wedding than that combination. Our Austin wedding band & variety band provided the live entertainment for a wedding to remember at the Fort Worth Zoo.

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Live Entertainment for South Austin Wedding Venue

Live entertainment is a key ingredient to adding charisma, energy & lasting memories for you & your guests to hold onto. Recently our Texas wedding band was booked as the live entertainment for the love of Crystal & Reid’s wedding reception. Our professional team of Austin Texas musicians and pro sound engineer set up camp at the undeniably gorgeous Green Pastures of Austin.

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Sunday Funday Residency with Austin Variety Band in Downtown Austin

Sunday Funday is here to stay! Our Texas wedding band & top-rated variety band is ready to party with you at our Sunday residencies at Dogwood West 6th for the remainder of April & select Sunday's in May. We are thrilled to continue providing the best live entertainment to fulfill your Sunday dancing needs in the live music capital of Austin, Texas. 

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Umlauf Sculpture Garden Reception w/ Your Austin Wedding Band

Uptown Drive was honored to play a beautiful wedding recently at a local Austin oasis called Umlauf Sculpture Garden. The Umlauf Sculpture Garden is a museum & outdoor sculpture garden centered on the artistic work of American sculptor Charles Umlauf.

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2018 Promo Reel for Austin's Top Wedding Band Recently Released

It is with great pleasure we announce the release of our newly revamped 2018 Promo Reel just in time for spring & summer wedding season. Our variety band was pleased to work alongside the likes of Ladybird Studios, one of Austin’s premiere wedding videographers & vendors who brought their professional eye & creative direction to showcase the many dynamics of our Austin wedding band.

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Wedding Showcase with Texas Variety Band in beautiful Hill Country

We love bringing our Austin Texas Variety Band past the Austin’s city lights & into the scenic landscapes of Texas Hill country. Our Austin Texas Wedding band provides a fantastic high energy dance show for the public as well as potential wedding clientele. Find out more about why Crossroads Saloon is the perfect place to pick your wedding band! 

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Behind The Scenes 2018 Wedding Reel Shoot with Lady Bird Studios

It’s not every Monday night you get to hang out in Austin’s 3Ten ACL Theatre filming promo reel for your wedding band. A Monday such as this is a rarity for our Austin Wedding Band, but it proved to be a productive & enjoyable night for all involved.

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Public Local Variety Band Show This Friday Night

Our Austin Texas variety band is set to play our first public live band show of 2018! We are ready to unleash our party band to the public this coming Friday night, January 26th 2018 at none other than Austin’s own Baker St. Pub! 

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How An Interactive Band Can Bring A Corporate Event To New Heights

Whatever your special occasion may be, our Interactive Show is your live entertainment answer for an unrivaled experience! Uptown Drive Interactive is the perfect addition to holiday parties, corporate events, conferences, award shows & more. We unleashed our Austin Interactive show recently to the good people of T3, by helping provide a wild night with our Interactive band. 

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Why Wedding Entertainment Is The Key Ingredient To A Perfect Wedding

Wedding entertainment is one of the key ingredients to a perfect wedding day. Not only is it a fundamental element to your nights recipe, but it is the missing puzzle piece that helps your day flow smoothly & come off with out a hitch.

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Couples First Dance Performed By Your Austin Local Wedding Band

As your Austin Wedding Band it has been an honor to be asked by so many newlyweds to play their first dance song with our live wedding band. We know how important this dance as a newly married couple is & our team takes great pride in sharing such a beautiful moment with you.

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A New Year With Texas Based Variety Band

The year 2017 brought our Texas wedding band so many show opportunities, experiences & beautiful people into our Austin, Texas music making family! Our team at Uptown Drive could not be more grateful for the friendships made & the chance to play music for such monumental events in our clients lives. Our Texas Wedding Band is elated to welcome 2018 & continue to provide a top notch high energy show that caters to our clients overall vision & needs.

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Austin Wedding Band Travels To New Mexico To Play Corporate Event

Austin Texas wedding band, Uptown Drive closed out the year 2017 by riding like certified rockstars in a full blown tour bus to a private holiday corporate event in New Mexico. Uptown Drive would provide live entertainment to help celebrate the holiday season for a corporate banking firm & all their special guests.

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35th Annual Lighting Of The Doves Festival & Holiday Parties w/ Your Wedding Band

Our Texas Wedding Band was happy to be apart of the Lighting Of The Doves Festival, our first Holiday event of the season in Woodlands Texas. We are excited to play many corporate holiday parties over the month of December. Learn more on how our Texas Wedding Band can be the perfect fit for your company Christmas event! 

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