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Free Summer Music Concerts

Entertainment for music lovers along Lake Superior

Northern Wisconsin is home to an incredible variety of musicians and Bayfield is proud to host many of these artists throughout the year.

Visitors can enjoy two free weekly concert series during the summer months – Concerts by the Lake and Summer (Mostly) Thursday.

As part of Concerts by the Lake, 12 concerts will be held in Bayfield’s lakeside Memorial Park Tuesday evenings starting at 7pm between June 21 and September 6.

June 21 – Barefoot Wonder (Acoustic Roots, Rock)
               Sponsored by Sweet Sailing
June 28 – Hand Picked Bluegrass Band (Bluegrass)
               Sponsored by Legendary Waters Resort & Casino
July 5 – Foreign Object (80’s, Dance)
              Sponsored by The Music Center
July 12 – Hoff Stevens (Acoustic Country, Rock)
               Sponsored by Captain’s Spirits
July 19 – Conga Se Menne (Finnish Reggae, Island Beat)
               Sponsored by Morty’s Pub
July 26 – Molly & the Danger Band (Rock with an Irish Twist)
               Sponsored by Pinehurst Inn Bed & Breakfast
August 2 – Alpha City (Classic/Modern Rock)
               Sponsored by Apostle Islands Cruises
August 9 – Sasha Mercedes (Folk Rock, Americana)
               Sponsored by Living Adventure
August 16 – Randy Sabien (Americana)
               Sponsored by Captain’s Spirits
August 23 – Sean & Ian Okamoto (Guitar, Piano, Dual Vocals)
               Sponsored by Apostle Islands Booksellers
August 30 – Warren Nelson & Jack Gunderson (Folk, Americana)
               Sponsored by Dan Skenderian
September 6 – Room 2 Groove (Dance, Rhythm)
               Sponsored by Howl Clothing & Adventure

Seating in the park is limited. Blankets or lawn chairs are recommended. In case of rain, concerts will take place at the Madeline Island Ferry Terminal on Washington Ave. This is a free event, so gather friends and enjoy an evening of music alongside Lake Superior.

The Summer (Mostly) Thursdays concert series offers a broad range of music in a variety of venues, performed by musicians from the Chequamegon Bay area and beyond. These performances feature a combination of vocal and instrumental talents in picturesque settings like Le Chateau Boutin and Christ Episcopal Church. There is no admission charge, but donations are encouraged and gratefully accepted. Suggested donation is $10 per person.

Summer (Mostly) Thursdays Concerts

Live entertainment can also be found at a number of Bayfield restaurants and pubs. Enjoy!


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