Music & Entertainment

Thursdays just got a little more fun!

Grab a bite to eat from your favorite food vendor or downtown White Bear Lake restaurant, and join us for some fantastic live music! Limited seating available, or you are welcome to bring your own chairs/blankets while you enjoy the best outdoor entertainment summer has to offer!

Special Thanks to:

Gazebo Stage Sponsor

3rd Street Stage Sponsor

Thursday, June 13, 2024

The Castaways

No Limits B Side

6:00 – 9:00 pm

Gazebo Stage
7:00 pm Intermission – White Bear Dance Center

No Limits B Side—No Limits the B-Side band has been jamming in the Twin Cities area since 2008. It features the best of yesterday’s and today’s music that awakens the soul. Band Leader Duane Smith created the band with the passion of giving music that lasts a lifetime. From Motown to blues and rock, No Limits the B-Side will keep you dancing.

Bare Bones Band

Ranger Things

6:00 – 9:00 pm
3rd Street Stage
7:15 pm Intermission – WBL Drumline

Ranger Things – Ranger Things brings to life the hits we grew up with in the 70s and 80s, adding a modern twist that sets us apart from other bands. Expect to hear covers of Johnny Cash and Elvis, Tom Petty and Bruce Springsteen, all the way to Ramones and Green Day. We are excited to share our passion with you and hope that you will join us on our journey.

Thursday, June 20, 2024

Scotty Reed with Bruce McCabe

Power of 10

6:00 – 9:00 pm

Gazebo Stage
7:00 pm Intermission – Richter Piano

Power of 10 – Power of 10’s vocalists cover ranges from Beyoncé and Lizzo to Van Morrison and Prince. Their rhythm section lays down R&B grooves from Stevie Wonder and Michael Jackson to rock feels of Chicago and Bruce Springsteen! Power of 10’s horn section plays intricate parts from Earth, Wind & Fire, and Tower of Power to melodies from Bruno Mars and Justin Timberlake.



Whisky Stone

Pat McGloughlin

6:00 – 9:00 pm

3rd Street Stage
7:15 pm Intermission – Inspiration Performing Arts

Pat McGloughlin – Pat McLaughlin offers a tapestry of great musical aptitude. He is a (disabled) Veteran of the US Coast Guard. As a result of his military experience, he has founded the non profit Vets for Music. Through his generosity of time and music, he has helped to raise support, awareness and funding to those in need that have served in the armed forces.A seasoned performer, the Pat McLaughlin Band was the house band at Wilebski’s Blues Saloon for a number of years, at the new location on Rice and Larpenteur. Pat holds a membership in both the Southwest Florida Blues Society, and the MN Blues Society. With his solo acoustic act, as well as leading the Pat McLaughlin Band, Pat cultivates a transcendent rocking Blues style of guitar and vocals. 

Thursday, June 27, 2024

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Gus Sent Me

6:00 – 9:00 pm

Gazebo Stage
7:00 pm Intermission – TBD

Gus Sent Me – Gus Sent Me is a Twin Cities based band playing Traditional Country, Red-Dirt Country and Rock-n-Roll. The band features strong vocal harmonies, four members sharing lead vocals, guitars, fiddle and pedal steel guitar.  You’ll hear the likes of Alabama, Charlie Daniels Band, Waylon Jennings, Merle Haggard, Turnpike Troubadours, Gear Daddies, Dwight Yoakum, CCR and many more. 

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Helium for Liftoff

6:00 – 9:00 pm

3rd Street Stage
7:15 pm Intermission – WBL Orchestra

Helium for Liftoff – A 4 piece band from the Twin Cites and White Bear Lake specializing in classic rock and blues with 4 of the Twin Cities finest musicians featuring Karen Skaja on lead vocals.

Thursday, July 4, 2024

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Sawyer's Dream

6:00 – 9:00 pm

Gazebo Stage
7:00 pm Intermission – Dance By Sonja Bellydance

Sawyer’s Dream – Inspired by the vocal harmonies of bands such as the Mamas & the Papas, ABBA and Fleetwood Mac, Minneapolis based Sawyer’s Dream is an established original 70s vibe band, uniquely cross-blending Americana, Pop, Rock and Soul. Featuring powerhouse male and female lead vocals and intricate four-part harmonies, their music is engaging, upbeat and earthy, offering the listener a modern take on classic pop-rock. Formatted for an audience of all ages, the songs will take you back to simpler times; a time of dreams, nature and human kindness.

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SIDE TWO

6:00 – 9:00 pm

3rd Street Stage
7:15 pm Intermission -TBD 

SIDE TWO – SIDE TWO brings a unique and fresh variety of music. From 70s to 80s classics, to 2000s alt and pop rock, SIDE TWO offers a musical vibe sure to please everyone.

Thursday, July 11, 2024

Salsa del Soul

Sounds of Santana

6:00 – 9:00 pm

Gazebo Stage
7:00 pm Intermission – The Matthew Bennett Big Band

Sounds of SantanaSounds of Santana is a passionate tribute band dedicated to recreating the iconic music of Carlos Santana. Fronted by the soulful vocals of Jennifer Grimm and featuring the electrifying guitar work of Joe Cruz, the band brings the legendary Latin rock sound to life. 

Scary Numan

Beartown

6:00 – 9:00 pm

3rd Street Stage
7:15 pm Intermission – TBA

Beartown BandBeartown Band performs a wide variety of music from the legends of the 70’s to today’s favorites. A sampling of artists are Tom Petty, Jackson Browne, Brothers Osborne, Traveling Wilburys, Jason Isbell and CSN&Y.  
Come out and see what we’re up to!

Thursday, July 18, 2024

Brio Brass Band

Pandora's Other Box

6:00 – 9:00 pm

Gazebo Stage
7:00 pm Intermission – Jordan Michael

Pandora’s Other Box – Pandora’s Other Box is one of the Twin Cities most sought after cover bands. From the MN State Fair, festivals, weddings, corporate events and private parties, this band keeps the party rolling with exceptional musicianship and a song list that will have everyone dancing and singing at the top of their lungs.

Helium for Liftoff

Ledfoot Larry

6:00 – 9:00 pm

3rd Street Stage
7:15 pm Intermission – Mothers Band

Ledfoot LarryLarry and crew combine early styles of country, Americana, pop and Tex-Mex to create a neotraditional “cowpunk” sound. Eight distinguished years into their genre-bending career,  they have headlined festivals, are frequent headliners for rodeos in the Midwest, and are even a fixture at local festivals and street dances across Minnesota and Wisconsin.  They released their debut album “Smooches Gracias” to critical acclaim, a follow-up album titled “Tequila Mockingbird” which has seen much terrestrial radio play, and were 2019 and 2021 Midwest CMA Awards nominees, and recently again for 2023!  Their exciting live show is a combination of radio-friendly originals, and the most danceable Top 40 classics from the “Golden Age of Country” to ever grace the radio!  Whether you find them at a street dance, large venue or roadside honky-tonk, you’re looking at a sweaty night of broken heels and spendy bar tabs.“

Thursday, July 25, 2024

Whisky Stone

The Undergroove

6:00 – 9:00 pm

Gazebo Stage
7:00 pm Intermission – The Movement

The Undergroove – The Undergroove was formed out of a meeting of like minds. A great bass player from the funk era, the 70s, decided that it was overdue to resurrect the music that put this nation on the map as a dance capital of popular music. He placed ads for auditions on the world wide web and the Undergroove was born.

Kinda Fonda Wonda

The Tuxedo Band

6:00 – 9:00 pm

3rd Street Stage
7:15 pm Intermission – Harmonic Relief

The Tuxedo Band – The Tuxedo Band is one of the longest running Twin Cities cover bands featuring six multi-talented instrumentalists and singers. They bring a wide variety of high-energy music, fun and audience interaction for a memorable experience for all.