About Us

Bar XIII is The Home of Delaware’s Live Music Scene

Whether you come to enjoy live music, dance, sing, or just spend time with awesome people, we have what you need.Looking for selection? Our craft beer and drink menu will give you plenty of options to choose from and our spacious bar makes for a great place to relax at the end of the day. Our dance floor hosts weekly dance parties, themed dance parties, and is a great space to host special events. Pick your poison, chances are, we have it!

Where You Can Find Us

1706 Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington, DE 19809
Sundays: 6pm-12pm
Mon-Sat: 4pm-1am

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Types of Events

Live shows (Friday/Saturday) – Friday and Saturday nights will typically bring live music to Bar XIII. Local and regional bands featuring metal, punk, industrial, and even country music can be found on stage for your listening pleasure. Bar XIII prides itself in offering live music for reasonable cover. No other small venue in Delaware regularly features as many lives shows as Bar XIII.

Special Events – Whether it’s a metal fashion show, themed dance party, charity event, Pir-8 BBQ, Comedy, Burlesque or Mini-Con, special events love Bar XIII! Our spacious dance floor works great for bingo, gaming, fashion shows, and more. The Bar XIII team will help you plan your special event to accommodate your needs.

Asylum 13 (Thursdays) – Asylum 13 is a weekly celebration of Dark beats, Dark fashion and Dark fun. Come experience Delaware’s most original, kink friendly, dance party. Our DJs come from all over to bring you a beat you can get lost in, whether you want the gear grinding pulse of industrial or your favorite top 40 song drenched in the blood of a dark remix, they are here to meet your need for awesome, keeping your hearts pounding, your feet stomping, and the adrenaline high.

Open Mic (Tuesdays) – Looking to build live performance experience? The search is over! Bar XIII prides itself in being open to all kinds of people and music and our open mic reflects that. Music of any kind, comedy, spoken word, dance; whatever your talent is, we’ve got the stage for you to showcase it. Sign-ups start at 8pm, with performances starting at 9pm.