Live music events for Memorial Day weekend

From upbeat folk-rock to a pirate carnival, there are plenty of local events to fill your long Memorial Day weekend.

If you’re looking for something to do this weekend, be sure to check out these local happenings gleaned from Go!’s weekly Planner calendar:


Rook-Land Bridge: 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Pybus Public Market

Enjoy a free set of easy listening tunes with Rook-Land Bridge. The band consists of singer-songwriters Albert Rookard and Raquel Norland. They have a wide repertoire of classic and contemporary hits including numbers by The Beatles, Frank Sinatra, Fleetwood Mac, White Lion, Scorpions, Ed Sheeran, Colbie Caillat and Passenger & Cam. For more information, call 888-3900 or visit

Sam Densmore: 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday at McGlinns

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Sam Densmore

McGlinns will host folk musician Sam Densmore.

: Folk-rocker Sam Densmore has spent 2019 touring — with dates in the Pacific Northwest, Alaska and Europe. The Oregonian singer-songwriter released his most recent single “Damn The Consequences” in March. Densmore describes the tune as a “decidedly confident and positive pop song” on his official website, For more information, call 663-9073 or visit

“Keith Moon, The Real Me”: 7:30 p.m. Friday at Numerica Performing Arts Center

'Keith Moon, the Real Me'

Mick Berry is Keith Moon is ‘Keith Moon, the Real Me.’

Actor, musician and author Mick Berry stars as Keith Moon in this unique one-man musical show exploring the life of the rock and roll icon. Berry explores the mind of Moon as he attempts to live up to his self-created legend of “Moon the Loon.” Tickets are $22-$25 for adults, $20-$23 for seniors or $17-$19 for students. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit

Lance Tigner with Easy Street Mens Choir: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday at Riverhouse Cigar Bar

Billed as “eclectically acoustic,” Lance Tigner is a versatile musician with a solid repertoire of original compositions. Tigner will share the stage with the Easy Street Mens choir, an all-male vocal group accompanied by acoustic guitar. There’s no cover to see the show, but you must be 21 or older to attend. For more information, call 888-3558.

Swingin’ Utters, Gallows Bound, The Nightmares: 8:30 p.m. Monday at Wally’s House of Booze

California punk-rockers Swingin’ Utters and tourmates Gallows Bound stop in Wenatchee Monday. Wenatchee’s own The Nightmares — Dustin Hays, Garren Williams and Casey Jordan — will open the show. Tickets are $15 and available in advance at Wally’s. The show is for fans 21+ only. For more information, visit

Chelan and Manson

Memorial Day Parade: 7 p.m. Thursday in downtown Chelan, 682-3503,

Lake Chelan Pirate Fest Memorial Day Carnival: 4 to 10 p.m. Friday and noon to 10 p.m. Saturday and Sunday in Leffler Field, Manson,

Mugsy’s Groove: 8 to 10 p.m. Friday at The Vogue, Chelan,, 888-5282

Jokers Run: 9:30 p.m. Friday at Heat Nightclub at Mill Bay Casino, Manson,

Loose Change: 4-7 p.m. Saturday at Siren Song Winery, Chelan, 888-4657,

Jesse James & The MOB: 7-10 p.m. Saturday at WineGirl Wines, Manson, 293-9679,

Whiskey Fever: 8-10 p.m. Saturday at The Vogue, Chelan, 888-5282,

JunkBelly at the Barrel Burning Party: 6-10 p.m. Sunday at WineGirl Wines, Manson,, 293-9679

Radio 80: 9:30 p.m. Sunday at Heat Nightclub at Mill Bay Casino, Manson,


Dawndi Craig: 6-8 p.m. Friday at Obelisco Estate Winery,

Dimestore Prophets: 6-9 p.m. Friday at Icicle Brewing Company, 548-2739,

River Dog Shakedown: 7:30-9:30 p.m. Friday at Stein, Leavenworth,

Larry Murante: 3-6 p.m. Saturday at Goose Ridge Wine & Cider,

The Chumlilies: 6-9 p.m. Saturday at Icicle Brewing Company, 548-2739,

Nate Weakley Project: 7:30-9:30 p.m. Saturday at Stein,, 888-0220

Lance Tigner with Shongo Bongo: 7:30-9:30 p.m. Saturday at Squirrel Tree Restaurant, 763-0336

Kenny Freeman: 8 p.m. Saturday at der Hinterhof,

Kenny Freeman: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sunday at Stein,, 888-0220

— Lindsay Francis, World staff

— Lindsay Francis, World staff