Live Music, Concerts and Theatre


Sturgeon Bay, Door County has colorful and diverse entertainment venues to show you. Throughout the year, there are live entertainment options to delight the locals and visitors. From the stage at Third Avenue Playhouse to the pub at Stone Harbor to the bistro tables at one of our wonderful coffee shops to the lawn at the Maritime Museum, you can enjoy live music, comedy acts and theatrical performances. Many of the listed entertainment venues bring both local and national acts to their stages.

To get a weekly snapshot of live music and entertainment in Sturgeon Bay, Door County, check our constantly updated Community Calendar.

In addition to all of these entertainment options, the Sturgeon Bay Visitor Center hosts as many as 14 large events throughout the year that often include multiple stages of complimentary entertainment. Please look at our Events page for more information on local events.

Free Concert Series: Harmony by the Bay - Schedule TBA


Internationally Renowned Songwriters and Singers Rock Steel Bridge Songfest in June


Steel Bridge Song Festival

From June 11 to June 14, 2015 songwriters and musicians from all over the world gather in Sturgeon Bay, Door County, for Steel Bridge Songfest (SBSF), an amazing one-of-a-kind festival featuring all original music. Jackson Browne, Jane Weidlin (Go-Go's) and hundreds of other talented artists have participated in Steel Bridge Songfest since 2005. This year, among other well-known musicians, Mr. Browne will be returning to perform, and Carole King's daughter, Louise Goffin, will be an SBSF participant.

For details, news, and performance schedules surrounding Steel Bridge Songfest, we suggest visiting them online, emailing, or calling (920) 559-0384.

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Upcoming Events

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  • Nov
    Christmas by the Bay
    Start the Holidays and "Welcome the Season" in Sturgeon Bay. This kick...
  • Feb
    Fire & Ice
    Stroll around town and watch ice blocks turn into art! Fantastic food, a...
  • Mar
    St. Patrick’s Day
    The annual St. Patrick's Day Parade takes place Saturday, March 14th,...
  • May
    Sturgeon Bay Fine Art Fair
    A fantastic weekend and kick off to the summer art festivals. The...
  • Jul
    Sturgeon Bay Celebrates!
    Always on the actual Fourth of July, Sturgeon Bay Celebrates is Door...