Get rhythm when you get the blues. That’s what Johnny Cash recommended. Here in Green County you can enjoy live music at various venues and events. And if you want the blues, we’ve got that too!
Monroe Arts Center is your ticket for the best seat in the house. From classical chamber music to contemporary acapella, and everything in between.
Bullquarian Brewhouse in Monroe. Acoustic, folk duos, Irish pub music, and more. In addition to making beer, Bullquarian’s owner Ethan also makes music on the drums.
Tofflers in New Glarus. On the back patio in summer, or in the bar when it’s cold outside.
New Glarus Hotel and Turner Hall of Monroe: live music and dancing on Friday and Saturday nights at the hotel, and Sunday afternoons at Turner Hall.
Bailey’s Run Vineyard in New Glarus, and Hawk’s Mill Winery near Browntown: both bring in a variety of live music acts, and both have outdoor spaces to enjoy the entertainment along with a glass of wine.
Some festivals and events with live music on stage: Polka Fest in New Glarus (June 7-9), Monroe Balloon and Blues (June 14-15), New Glarus Blues, Brews & Food Truck Festival (June 29), Monticello Homecoming (July 12-14), New Glarus Family Fest (September 8), and New Glarus Oktoberfest (September 26-29).
More: Monroe City Band’s summer series at Twining Park, Brodhead’s “Twilight in the Park” concerts, Belleville’s “Music in the Park” series, Main Street Monroe’s “Concerts on the Square” and new this year - Monroe Arts Center's "Summer of Music" concert series.