September 2 Lakeside Lounge

Event Details

Your new Thursday night lounge spot!

Enjoy food, drinks, and music outside on the lakefront behind Kemper Center. Each night we will have food and drinks available for purchase and either live or recorded music to enjoy while you sit by the picturesque shore of Lake Michigan. Seating is limited to our picnic tables first come first served, so you are welcome to bring your own lawn chairs and blankets. Food will be available from Blu Popper, Riley’s Red Hots, and SuperNova Artisan Lemonade. A full bar will be available in the Faulkner Building, no carry-ins of alcohol are allowed.

The Lakeside Lounge will be open from 5:00-9:00PM on the following Thursday nights:

June 10
June 24
July 22
August 5
August 19
September 2

Thank you to our partner Guitars For Vets, a 501(c)(3) non profit organization that enhances the lives of ailing and injured military Veterans by providing them free guitars and music instruction. You can learn more about Guitars For Vets on their website

Live music is courtesy of Guitars For Vets and the Square Wave trio. Square Wave  performs “epic chill” original jazz and progressive improv. Veteran guest musicians will be joining them to perform throughout the series.

At the Lakeside Lounge, Guitars for Vets will be accepting donations of musical instruments, which will are typically re-deployed to their chapters around the country or sold via their e-commerce platforms to fund purchases of guitars and accessories for Veterans in the program. Donations of musical equipment can be brought to the Lakeside Lounge any of the dates listed above. You can learn more about their donation program on their website



COVID-19 Safety

  • Please practice social or physical distancing, staying at least six feet away from others who are not a member of your household.
  • Wear a mask or face covering, especially when it is difficult to maintain social distancing.
  • Avoid attending if you show symptoms of any transmissible infectious disease, such as cough, fever, runny nose, or if you have a confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis.
  • Wash hands often and cover coughs and sneezes. We will have hand washing stations available.

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