Research has documented it! Live music helps you live life longer and happier! The magic happens when you’re connecting with others, listening to and watching music being performed. You feel what the musician feels as they express it through their instrument—piano, horn, guitar, voice, or any other being played. With the summer months here, it’s the perfect time to get away for some live music with a friend (or many friends)? The Stanhope area has multiple choices that are sure to delight regardless of your preferred genre. Here is your quick guide to live music in Stanhope NJ.
“Where words leave off, music begins.”
The Stanhope House
Also known as The Last Great American Roadhouse, The Stanhope House is an old blues legend stomping ground. Currently, you’ll not only hear the Blues, but you’ll also enjoy pop, punk, reggae, rock, and more. There’s a close, intimate feeling as you enjoy your home-cooked meal, drink, and some great live music.
Krogh’s Restaurant & Brew Pub
Krogh’s has a rich history that started in 1927. Existing as various tea rooms, bars, and shops, this restaurant made history in 1998 with the establishment of the first state-of-the-art brewery in Sussex County. This summer they will feature a variety of artists from folk, to acoustic guitar, quirky punk and so much more. Their outside venue will be a delight with delicious meals and unique, local live music.
The Alibi Beach Bar and Grill
For some casual outdoor dining with a great lakeside view and live music, try The Alibi Beach Bar & Grill. Wednesday through Sunday evenings you’ll experience a variety of bands you can enjoy as you have some of our specialties and great drinks.
Czig Meister Brewery
If you enjoy craft beers, Czig Meister Brewery is a great location to visit. Originally a carriage house built in the 1900s and once a Ford dealership/repair shop, this brewery opened for business in 2016. Matt Czig was a hobby brewer who enjoyed bringing his concoctions to family events. After receiving so much admiration and encouragement, he decided to switch careers and open his own brewery. On Thursday nights you can enjoy live music with your favorite beer.
Mason Street Grille
Relax by the lakeside and now that their kitchen is open again, you can enjoy a variety of scrumptious eats and drinks at the Mason Street Grille. Live entertainment is provided in a wide array of genres including rock, reggae, cover bands and even karaoke Thursdays.
Relaxing Stay for Your Getaway
After an energized evening of great food, drinks, and live music, enjoy a relaxing, comfortable stay at the Whistling Swan Inn. Experience the natural beauty as you stroll through our Victorian garden or quietly read through the morning paper on our veranda. As the evening fades, you can relax in your room’s Jacuzzi tub before climbing into bed and falling asleep to one of the DVDs from our library. Check availability now.