Oshkosh is filled with nightly opportunities to get out and get on your dancing feet! Explore a multitude of Bars and Restaurants—or surround yourself in the Oshkosh Community at Waterfest! Looking for the next live music event? Check out our Events page to see what's happening in Oshkosh daily!




Waterfest @ The Leach Amphitheater

Come celebrate live music on the Fox River—every Thursday night—all summer long, at the sensational Leach Amphitheater in Oshkosh, WI. Be treated to an outstanding line-up of Jazz, Pop, Rock, R&B, Blues and Roots Music. The downtown patios, beer gardens and clubs bustle before and after the event, so come early and stay late! Looking for more information? Check out the 2024 information here!

Tuesday Night Concerts @ The Leach Amphitheater

Free Tuesday night concerts at the Leach! Gates open at 5:30 for family fun—including face painting & bounce house! The bands play from 6-9pm and enjoy food from local food trucks!

The Glam Band - June 11th

Boogie and the YoYoz - July 9th

Pink Houses - August 13th


Live at Lunch in Opera House Square

Come to Opera House Square every Thursday June-August from 12-1pm. There's a fantastic line up of family-friendly, fun-for-all musicians that are sure to make the lunch hour an entertaining one! Grab lunch at one of our downtown restaurants, a picnic blanket or chair and enjoy some live, local music!

Music on Main in Opera House Square

Join us in Opera House Square every Wednesday in June-September from 5:30-7:00pm for live music and fun! Grab your favorite meal or beverage from one of our downtown restaurants and enjoy music from various local artists.

Brews on the Bay

Brews on the Bay is serving craft brews from local breweries -- this year at Rainbow Park. Each date has food trucks, cold drafts, yard games, and live music. Look for an upcoming Brews on the Bay date here!

Oshkosh Jazz Festival

Join us in Downtown Oshkosh Saturday, August 24th for the 4th Annual Oshkosh Jazz Festival! This FREE and family friendly event takes place throughout the entire 400 block of N. Main Street -- bring your own chairs, or stand near the front of the stage. Featuring headliner John Pizzarelli with Jane Monheit opening - you won't want to miss this FREE event in Downtown Oshkosh this summer!

TJ's Harbor

Enjoy an evening by the shores of Lake Winnebago at TJ's Harbor Restaurant! This summer - enjoy music on the patio from 2-5pm every Sunday! Plus if you haven't checked out TJ's Harbor recent expansion - be sure to order a wood fired pizza!

Vines & Rushes Winery

Enjoy 100% Wisconsin wine, cider, Knuth Brewing Company craft beer, wood fired pizza, and a beautiful atmosphere while you listen to Live Music. Check out their 2024 Live Music Schedule to see which Friday and Saturday's you can sit back and enjoy the music!

Vines and Rushes Live Music

Revs Bowl Bar & Grill

Rain or Shine, Revs Bowl Bar & Grill has your tune needs covered! Join Revs and their artists this summer as they kick off the night with live entertainment! Check out this link for select weekend's with live music at the tiki bar!

Sturgeon Spirits

If you haven't been to Oshkosh's craft distillery yet - this is your sign! Enjoy sips and sounds this summer from 6-8pm on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month throughout June, July, and August.Grab a craft cocktail -- and head to the patio for a fun night with Sturgeon SpiritsFind the full line up here!

The Hangar 

Live music on the patio is happening on select days throughout the summer! Check out their Facebook events or our event calendar to see when you can sit back, enjoy the music, and take in the view of the airport.

Parker John's BBQ

Check out the Summer Music Series on the outdoor deck at Parker John's! Kick back and enjoy live music every Sunday! Be on the look out for extra live music days too at this link!

Fletch's Local Tap House

Experience the outdoor patio and sideyard while you listen to Live Music under the glow of the patio lights! Find the full lineup here. Plus listen to The Jazz Orgy every Sunday at 9pm!

Fifth Ward Brewing Co.

Enjoy bops in the Beer Garden all summer long at Fifth Ward Brewing Company in Oshkosh! Grab a craft brew & enjoy food trucks available on select days! Find the full line up here. And be sure to check out other events at the brewery like Bingo and Meat Raffles.

All Live Music events are posted on our Event Calendar daily! Pick a day, grab a friend & a drink, and listen to Oshkosh's live entertainment!

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