Music by the Lake


Enjoying music by the lake is a great way to enjoy our location and have a great night of fun.  Music by the Lake in Long Lake, NY highlights an ecletic mix local and regional bands. From Country to Americana to Folk to Danceable Modern Rock.


Bands that have rocked the Long Lake stages over the years include Martin Sexton, Shonen Knife, Hey Jude, The Oldies Show, Eric Peter, Rocky and the Moose Knuckles, The Bad Chaperones, Loren Barrigar and Mark Mazengarb, Rosco Bandana, Dogtown Cadillac, Alex Smith, Sons of Octomom, The Dark Marbles, The Grip Weeds, The 4i Band, The Fat River Kings, The Fulton Chain Gang, Grit N Grace and so many more!  

Sunday, July 4, 2021 | Grit N Grace | Long Lake Town Beach

6:30pm – Fireworks. FREE 

Pull up by boat for Music by the Lake.

Modern Country / Rock / Dance / Variety Band. 

Playing music of the following artist / bands:
Miranda Lambert, Luke Bryan, Johnny Cash, AC/DC, Garth Brooks, Shania Twain, Darius Rucker, Journey, Little Big Town, Dierks Bentley, Creedence, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Hank Williams Jr & Sr, Blake Shelton, Keith Urban, Metallica, John Pardi, Florida-Georgia Line, Bon Jovi, Jason Aldean, Eric Church, Carrie Underwood, Bryan Adams and much more and more

Friday, July 9, 2021 | 6:00pm | Long Lake Town Beach 

Music by the Lake Concert Series presents: The Tom Hartland Collective – a reggae, funk, sour, rock band trio hailing from New Jersey with local ties. Featuring guitar, bass, drums, and trumpet playing covers, deep cuts, and originals. Coolers and lawn chairs welcome.

Rain venue is the Pavilion (46 Pavilion Rd, Long Lake NY 12847) 

Saturday, July 10, 2021 | Raquette Lake Village Green | 1pm

KO Grainger – Duo with Matt Grainger & Kevin Orr. This dynamic duo hails from Central New York. Matt & Kevin will be performing on the lawn on the Raquette Lake Village Green to support the Raquette Lake Softball Team and Raquette Lake Fire Hall Summer Fundraiser. 


Friday, July 16m 2021 | 6pm | Long Lake Town Beach 
Altered Tones –  A local band featuring four members on guitar, bass, and drums playing acoustic covers of classic alternative and rock hits. Coolers and lawn chairs welcome. Rain venue is the Pavilion (46 Pavilion Rd, Long Lake NY 12847)

Rain venue is the Pavilion (46 Pavilion Rd, Long Lake NY 12847)

The Ultimates  – formerly known as The Bad Chaperones

Friday, July 23, 2021 | 6pm | Long Lake Town Beach | Free

It’s always a fun night on the beach with classic songs, danceable riffs, and something for everyone with the Bad Chaperones! Join us for a fun night at the beach. Free concert, extended beach hours for the kids. When asked who their inspiration and greatest influences are…. “cow bell, post-it notes, clip boards” 

Coolers and lawn chairs welcome.
Rain venue is the Pavilion (46 Pavilion Rd, Long Lake NY 12847)

Friday, July 30th | Long Lake Town Beach | 1258 Main Street Long Lake

Fenimore Blues will take the stage on Friday, July 30th at 6pm.  Fenimore Blues, based in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., is a seven-piece band that performs an eclectic mix of blues, R&B, and rock. The powerful vocals of Mary Beth Arcidiacono are backed by two guitarists and fellow musicians on keyboards, saxophone, bass, and drums, with band members doubling on harmonica and accordion. This combination enables the group to perform a range of styles and a varied repertoire, drawing on music notables from Bonnie Raitt to Aretha Franklin, Buddy Guy to Van Morrison, the Neville Brothers to the Allman Brothers, Marvin Gaye to Joe Cocker, BB King to Nora Jones.


Friday, August 6, 2021 | 3:06pm | Long Lake Town Beach 

NCPR, in conjunction with the Town of Long Lake, will be remotely hosting their famed Friday show, the Beat Authority from the Long Lake Town Beach on August 6, 2021.  from 3-5pm.  The Beat Authority with David Sommerstein is a Friday show (Friday at 3:06 pm to be exact.). It’s a kick into the weekend, a bounce for your afternoon, a swing for your end-of-the-week step. A fresh, eclectic choice of dance music from all over the world. You may hear cumbia or bluegrass or afrobeat or jazz, but it’ll keep your head a-noddin’ and your spirits up. Join in the groove and enjoy.  And don’t miss West End Blend playing on the beach from 6-8pm.

West End Blend 

Friday, August 6, 2021 | 6pm | Long Lake Town Beach | Free

Since their conception, CT-based Funk/Soul band West End Blendhas been playing their version of Funk and Soul in venues all over theNortheast and beyond. Fronted by vocalist Erica T. Bryan, the band pays homageto classic throwback sounds while adding their own distinct vibe and flair.Behind her, the Blend packs two guitars, a two-piece horn section, bass,keyboards and drums onto stages every night. From humble beginnings in an epicand sweaty basement dance party, The Blend’s goal has always been to bring thatsame atmosphere to their shows ever since. Coolers and lawn chairs welcome. Rain venue is the Pavilion (46 Pavilion Rd, Long Lake NY 12847)

This project is made possible with the funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by the Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts.

Miller and the Other Sinners

Friday, August 13, 2021 | 6pm | Long Lake Town Beach | Free

During the recording of his solo album, Poisons Sipped, David Michael Miller, members of the world famous Campbell Brothers and a small ensemble of both internationally known and talented musicians came together to form, “Miller and The Other Sinners.”  

Miller and The Other Sinners is a nationally touring Southern Soul band from Buffalo, NY, bringing a blend of gut bucket delta grit, memphis soul, gospel spirit and funky rhythm and blues.  Since August of 2015, they have performed over 700 shows across 21 states and Canada from house parties to festivals.  They have an unforgettable show filled with infectious grooves and tremendous musicianship all supporting well written songs that really connect.   

Coolers and lawn chairs welcome.

Rain venue is the Pavilion (46 Pavilion Rd, Long Lake NY 12847)  

Music on Mt. Sabattis

Sunday, August 22, 2022 | 2pm | Mt. Sabattis Pavilion

Join us for a benefit for the Mt. Sabattis Mountain Bike Trails.  Featuring the musical talents of the Cold River Revue featuring Jamie Sutliff and Barry Gregson.  Other musical guests include recording artists John Weyl and Yod Crewsy and Mike Nerney. An afternoon of music with a beautiful view of Long Lake. Happening rain or shine. 

Bob Milne in Concert

Friday, August 27, 2021 | 7:30pm | Long Lake Town Hall | $15

Bob Milne is an iconic ragtime, boogie woogie pianist celebrating music, culture and Bob is self-taught. Long Lake is a regular stop on Bob’s cross-country tour.  Having played for Presidents, and been hailed by the Library of Congress as a National Treasure, do not miss this excellent show and historical narrative. 

Tickets will be on sale at the door. Cash or Check only.  Sorry no credit cards. 

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