Best Place to Listen to Live Music: Billy Bob's Texas

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Billy Bob's Texas

Claim to Fame: The building now known as Billy Bob's Texas was built in 1910 and was once an open-air barn used to house prize cattle for the Fort Worth Stock Show. Since opening on April 1, 1981, Billy Bob's has become famous as the world's largest honky-tonk, and is known for hosting the biggest stars in country music.

Where to find us: 2520 Rodeo PlazaFort Worth, TX 76164-8208

Website: billybobstexas.com

Secret of success: Named Country Music Club of the Year nine times by the Academy of Country Music and three times by the Country Music Association.

Runner Up: Bass Performance Hall

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