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Music & Events

Live music for Charlie’s Irish Pub in the Historic Water Street Inn located in downtown Stillwater. Charlie’s Pub features live music every Friday and Saturday night from 7:30pm-11:30pm.

Sunday Music outside on the Patio from 1:00 to 5:00

August 9th & 10th   – Inland Seas

Formed in 2017, The Inland Seas brings together several experienced Minneapolis-based musicians to create a new Celtic/Americana ensemble. Combining lush vocals with fiddle, whistle, guitar, mandolin, and percussion, the group plays a varied mix of tunes from rousing pub songs to mournful ballads. Come sing, dance, and drink along with many moods of The Inland Seas!

August 16th & 17th – Broken Spoke

A high-energy Irish/folk band based in Saint Paul, MN highlighting the sweet stringed sounds of the fiddle, stand-up bass, guitar, and mandolin. Traditional Irish Music and Irish Rock with a twist! Broken Spoke never fail to deliver an outstanding performance that will have you up on your feet before you know it!

August 23rd & 24th – Northerly Gales

Hailing from the Twin Cities, the Northerly Gales is a rollicking acoustic folk group whose music draws from the Irish, Scottish, Canadian and American folk traditions. Though primarily consisting of fiddle, guitar, pipes, bass and voice, the Gales love to mix it up with harmonica, whistle, mandolin, bouzouki, bodhran and whatever else they can get their hands on. Whether you’re looking to tap your feet, forget your troubles, or just share a pint over some great tunes, look no further than the Northerly Gales

Sunday August 25th   – Sweet Mash

Sweet Mash is a four piece band with a new twist on old school classic sound. Crisp, fun and surprisingly fresh.  Straight out of Oakdale, Stillwater and Lake Elmo, MN, You’ll be singing along with classics from Boston, Journey, Cream, The Eagles and many more!

August 30th & 31st  – Paul and Lorraine

Paul and Lorraine started with a rouge folk band (Folk Underground), then split off to form their own duo.  They bring a wide variety to the table, including: lots of drinking, lots of losing your love, plenty of death, doom, and destruction, along with happy little nights in the Pub. They take requests and will play almost anything (if they know about half of it!)

Sunday September 1st   – Joel Kachel

Original singer-songwriter/performer (Minneapolis/St. Paul), a child of the new ACOUSTIC POP ROCK wave will be sure to get your attention with his engaging stage presence and lively music. This high energy acoustic guitar player and singer will be sure to have you off your seat and wanting more of these original tunes.


September 6th & 7th  – Rocket Soul Choir

“Northern Irish, singer songwriter, Leslie Rich will be appearing with his band Rocket Soul Choir for a unique performance at Charlie’s Pub, Stillwater on September 9th & 10th. It will be an acoustic, stripped back performance from their usual guitar led rock. Expect some great guest musicians and treats from Leslie’s extensive catalogue. From his rock band, back in Belfast in the 90’s, his time with A Little Of The Ready and Hounds Of Finn here in the US to his upcoming EP on Loud Folk Records, you can be guaranteed an enjoyable musical journey.”

Sunday September 8th – Switched At Birth Band

Since 1998, The Switched At Birth Band has been entertaining folks with their wide array of acoustic musical styles performing at clubs, private parties and events, county and state fairs, and festivals. On any given performance, you can expect to hear Bluegrass, Folk, Blues, Country, Cajun, Irish, and Rock & Roll. The group’s mission is to have fun, and it shows! Three recordings are available: “First Born” (Pam & Ricks studio duet recording featuring guest musicians),  “Live: Now & Then” (a collection of live recordings featuring past and present band members), and “Labor of Love” our latest studio recording. Members are Rick Anderson –guitar, banjo & vocals, Pam Kolupailo-guitar & vocals, Mark Briere-mandolin & vocals, Mark Rizzardi-bass & vocals, and we also feature various fiddle players.