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Live music

For week of May 24-30; bands perform from 9 p.m. to close with no cover unless otherwise noted.


American Legion

Near Highways 371 and 87

Frankie Lamb, 2-6 p.m. Sunday


The Lakes Grill and Bar

18071 Hwy. 371 N.

Cuyuna Rhythm, Saturday


Blue Ox

608 Laurel St.

Captain May I, Friday-Saturday

Coco Moon

601 Laurel St.

Thursday Bluegrass, first, third and fifth Thursday of the month

Eagles Club

124 Front St.

Grave Dancers, 7:30-11:30 p.m. Friday

Sunshine Kitchen & Moonshine

724 Mill Ave.

The Beatkeepers, 8 p.m. Friday, $3 cover

The Last Turn Saloon

214 S. Eighth St.

Open Mic Night, first Wednesday of the month from 7-10 p.m.

Yesterday’s Gone

219 South Ninth St.

Free Jams in the Blue Room, third Wednesday of the month beginning in June


Commander Bar

30279 Airport Rd.

Jonah & the Whales, Friday-Saturday; Dirty World, Sunday; Karaoke, Monday

JJ’s Pub

downstairs of the Commander

Joel Edwin, 5-9 p.m. Thursday; Tony Price, Saturday

Prime Time Food and Spirits

8548 Ski Chalet Dr.

Karaoke, 8 p.m. to midnight Thursdays; Kentucky Headhunters, Friday-Sunday


The Bridge Tavern

26929 Highway 6

Live music every Friday; Classic Country Dinner Theater, 4-8 p.m. Sunday


Manhattan’s at Manhattan Beach Lodge

County Road 66 N.

GB Leighton, 1 p.m. and 9 p.m. Saturday

Moonlight Bay

County Roads 66 and 16

DJ J.P. and DJ Chad, every Friday-Saturday; Shane Martin, 3-7 p.m. Saturday on the deck

Ox Lake Tavern

38136 County Road 66

Tommy B, 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Saturday-Sunday

The Wharf

County Roads 66 and 16

DJ Number II, 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday


Bar Harbor

8164 Interlachen Road

Daybreak, 7-11 p.m. Saturday-Sunday


Ten Hi

133 Highway 10

Whiskey Tango, Saturday


West Side Bar

115 West Broadway

Class Act, Saturday

If you would like your event listed in the entertainment guide, e-mail Jennifer at, call 855-5851, fax 829-0211 or mail to Jennifer Stockinger, Brainerd Dispatch, P.O. Box 974, Brainerd, MN 56401. Please include time, date, place, admission price and contact information. Deadline is Monday for Thursday publication.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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