Summer nights with live music near you

Entertainment. Your weekly guide to some of the hottest live music in western Orange County.

| 01 Jul 2024 | 02:04

This week is packed with exciting events featuring live music, from classic car shows and jazz sessions to tribute bands and fireworks, there’s something for everyone across the Hudson Valley!

Saturday, July 6

Starting at noon at the Warwick Valley Winery Distillery & Orchard (114 Little York Rd., Warwick), step back in time and enjoy Watkin’s Glen Revisited, a day celebrating the Summer Jam of 1973. The day features the music of The Allman Brothers, The Band, and the Grateful Dead performed by Professor Louie & the Crowmatix, Reflections & The Peach Project. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door, and tickets can be purchased at

Classic car enthusiasts can head to Greenwood Lake’s Classic Car Show at Murphy’s (85 Windermere Ave., Greenwood Lake) and enjoy a performance by Vinyl Tap starting at 1 p.m.

For jazzy selections, the Last Whisky Bar (45 Woodlands Way, Warwick) will host Rave Tesar, Jerry Vivino, and John Arbo at 2 p.m.

Also at 2 p.m., Jennie Colabatistto brings her soulful vocals to Apple Dave’s Orchards & Distillery (82 Four Corners Rd., Warwick), Kyle & Roni bring their acoustic melodies to Applewood Winery (82 4 Corners Rd.), and Rich Northup takes his folk rock and Americana tunes to Clearview Vineyard (35 Clearview Ln., Warwick).

Enjoy another night of Pennings Farm Cidery’s (4 Warwick Turnpike, Warwick) Cidery Sunset Series at 5 p.m. with the powerhouse group, Tangent.

At 5 p.m. at Tin Barn Brewing (62 Kings Hwy Bypass, Chester), Incidental Contact will rock out with songs from Zeppelin to ABBA. For more Fourth of July fun, catch Greenwood Lake’s fireworks with a set by the rock and roll band, 105, at the Thomas P. Morahan Waterfront Park (7 Windermere Ave), starting at 6 p.m.

Orange County Distillery at Brown Barn Farms (286 Maple Ave., New Hampton) welcomes The ODB Band to the stage at 6 p.m. Starting at 7:30 p.m. on Railroad Green in Warwick Village, Big Funk will provide smooth grooves and soulful tunes, and at 8:30 p.m. at Barrel 28 (28 N. Main St., Florida), the Pauly Di Dio Band will take over.

Sunday, July 7

At 1 p.m., enjoy acoustic selections by Sean O’Flynn at the Cove Castle Restaurant (13 Castle Ct., Greenwood Lake), or catch another performance by Jennie Colabatistto back at Apple Dave’s at 2 p.m.

At 2 p.m. at Applewood Winery, John Sheehan takes the stage, Rob Gorny returns to the Pine Island Tap House (682 County Rd. 1 Suite B, Pine Island), and the Ladies of the 80’s bring their favorite female-fronted hits to the Warwick Valley Winery.

The Christian Anthony Band will bring their talents to Clearview Vineyard, while the five-piece favorite, Vera and The Force, takes over at Tin Barn, also at 2 p.m.

Starting at 3 p.m., Jeremy Langdale plays the Last Whisky Bar, and the Trail’s End Taphouse at GWL Garden Market (1197 NY 17A, Greenwood Lake) welcomes the Rick Savage Trio to their stage.

At 4 p.m., Nailed Shutt will play at D’Boathaus (322 Lakeside Rd., Hewitt, NJ), and at 7 p.m., the Beach Pavilion at Cove Castle features a performance by the rocking Mighty Spectrum Band.

Wednesday, July 10

Danny C’s Hot Rod Cruise Night and Summer Concert Series continues with the 80s and 90s dance tunes of Hudson Blue at Blue Arrow Farm (86 Glenwood Rd., Pine Island).

At 6:30 p.m., Ray Longchamp will play at Baird’s Backyard Music Series at Baird’s Tavern (103 Main St., Warwick).

Thursday, July 11

Johnny D’s Live Music Night continues at Coquito (31 Forester Ave., Warwick) featuring The Village Jazz Quartet starting at 6 p.m.

Back at Baird’s Backyard Music Series, Shoot The Moon will perform at 6:30 p.m., and at 7 p.m., catch the jam grass songs of Nailed Shutt at the Last Whisky Bar.

Friday, July 12

At 5 p.m., catch another set by the Nailed Shutt trio at Clearview Vineyard, or hear the eclectic duo, The Harrisons, at the Last Whisky Bar at 6 p.m.

At 6 p.m. at Orange County Distillery at Brown Barn Farms, Joseph Marra will perform acoustically, and at Tin Barn Brewing, hear classic rock favorites by Vinyl Tap.

If you’re looking for more of a game night, visit the Pine Island Tap House for their Musical Bingo night at 7 p.m.

Romeo Delight: America’s Van Halen Experience will perform at Blue Arrow Farm starting at 7 p.m. Known for their authentic renditions of Van Halen classics, Romeo Delight is an award-winning tribute band that has been recognized by icons such as Howard Stern and David Lee Roth. Tickets for this show can be purchased at

At Barrel 28, get your dancing shoes on for a night of spinning hits by DJ Harold at 8:30 p.m.