The Sounds Of Saugatuck | Live Music | Wickwood Inn
Posted on: June 28, 2018 | Posted in: Things To Do In Saugatuck
If it’s summer in Saugatuck, it means there’s live music in the air … everywhere. From large outdoor venues to intimate indoor studios, we love the music scene that’s happening all over town. We want to make sure you don’t miss out. As a result, here’s our guide to some of the sounds of Saugatuck this summer. Reserve your stay at Wickwood Inn today so you can enjoy the sounds of summer in Saugatuck. Our knowledgeable staff will happily help you find just the right music for the mood you’re in at the moment.
“Live music is better.”
~ Neil Young
Music In the Park | Now in its 22nd season, Music In The Park features popular bands playing at Wicks Park Gazebo in Saugatuck from 7 – 9 p.m. Sounds range from reggae, classic rock, 80’s pop, and beyond. Join the crowds for this free night of live music entertainment along the Kalamazoo River.
Fenn Valley Music In The Vineyard | Surrounded by the vines, you can sip specials on handcrafted wine or cider and delight in snacks while listening to free live music on Thursday nights at Fenn Valley. Jazz, Blues, Country, Tex-Mex, Reggae, Folk … it’s all happening here from 5:30 – 7:30.
Live Music At The Farm, Virtue Cider | Every event here feels like a party. With an expansive lawn, trails, sheep, pigs and chickens, this farm knows how to host an event. Live music and creative markets are not to be missed.
Thursday At The Felt Summer Concert Series | Enjoy the natural beauty at the Felt Estate and take in the variety of bands from six different genres. Doors open at 5, Food vendors start service at 6, and music begins at 7.
Saugatuck Center For The Arts | Concerts on the main stage and in the studio. Whether it’s Mamma Mia, Aaron Neville, The Capitol Steps, or Well Strung on the main stage … or any of the acts lined up for the intimate studio space, you’re going to love the sound and energy at the SCA.
Chamber Music Festival Of Saugatuck | Happily presenting “Art For Your Ears” … offering both traditional and contemporary chamber music performed by the area’s finest musicians, as well as special guest artists. All performances are held at the historic 125-seat Saugatuck Woman’s Club … an intimate setting ideal for the appreciation of chamber music.
Saugatuck Brewing Company | Saugatuck’s own craft brewery continues its tradition of live music every Friday and Saturday night. There’s no cover charge for these events, and you may want to pack your dancing shoes!
Salt of the Earth | We love the premier listening room in this downtown Fennville restaurant. Touring musicians from the roots tradition entertain while you dine on farm fresh food.
Red Dock | Sit right on the water, enjoy a rum punch, and take in the sights and sounds all around you. Boats come and go. The crowd continues to grow. The volume goes up another level as the live music echoes over Kalamazoo Lake.
The Dunes | It seems there’s always live entertainment, and a great party, at the Dunes … one of the largest LGBTQ resorts in the country. Music, Comedy, Drag – it all happens here. Must be 21 or older for entrance here. Get ready to let loose and have some fun!
The What Not Inn | Now this is small town Americana entertainment at its finest. Open mic, jazz night, local musicians … all with a steak, burger, basket of fries, and a piece of legendary homemade pie on the side. Why not The What Not?
Of course, many other bars feature live music inside, on the patio, outdoors, so be sure and ask our innkeepers for recommendations during your stay at Wickwood Inn.
“Live music is the cure for what ails ya.”
~ Henry Rollins