Settlers Hospitality Summer Music Series

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A blare of the trumpet and beat of the drums signals the start of summer and the return of Settlers Hospitality’s Summer Music Series. Music fills the air beginning Memorial Day Weekend with Lakeside Live at The Dock on Wallenpaupack and Blues, Brews and BBQ at Glass- Then, Jazz on the Deck returns to The Settlers Inn on June 1.

Lakeside Live at Silver Birches Resort
Lakeside Live provides a wave of good vibes every weekend at Captain Wally’s Cocktail Cove. On Saturday and Sunday, talented musicians perform live on the lawn overlooking Lake Wallenpaupack at Silver Birches. Visitors may savor snacks, salad and sandwiches from Captain Wally’s while listening to the tunes. Boaters can order Dock and Dine from The Dock on Wallenpaupack and enjoy a meal from the water. Bands perform from 3-6 p.m. The lineup features local favorites such as Gone Crazy, Eric Rudy, Silver Meteor and Sean O’Flynn.

Blues, Brews & BBQ at Ledges Hotel
Blues, Brews and BBQ is one of the most highly anticipated events of Summer. Each Sunday through Labor Day renowned blues musicians perform live at overlooking Paupack High Falls. Guests may enjoy classic barbecue specials paired with local craft brews along with the restaurant’s full menu. Wallenpaupack Gorge serves as a natural amphitheater to showcase the talents of noted blues musicians. Blues, Brews and BBQ kicks off May 29 with a performance by Lighten Up Band. June’s lineup includes Merchants of Groove (June 5), Randy Lippincott and Joey “Hot Box” Simon (June 12), The Barn Cats (June 19) and Bobby Kyle (June 26). July starts with a bang on July 3 courtesy of Teddy Young and the Aces. The beat goes on with Gary Rixner and Indigo Moon Brass Band (July 10), Scott Weis (July 17), Norman Taylor (July 24) and Jeremy Langdale Band (July 31). August brings performances by Rich and The Jumpstarts (Aug 7), Dustin Douglas and The Electric Gentlemen (Aug 14), Dan Brother Band (Aug 21) and Scott Weis (Aug 28). The series concludes Labor Day weekend when Bobby Kyle returns for a performance (Sept 4).

Jazz on the Deck at The Settlers Inn
Jazz on the Deck is a staple of summer in the Pocono Mountains. The event at The Settlers Inn draws professional performers whose credits range from Broadway and the New York cabaret scene to international jazz festivals. Every Wednesday evening during summer, a rotating lineup of musicians entertains from 6-9 p.m. Guests may enjoy farm-to-table cuisine overlooking the Inn’s manicured garden or choose a table on the lawn and take advantage of cocktail service. The highly anticipated series begins June 1 with Stefan Bauer. The music continues with The Craig Graham Trio (June 8), “All That Jazz” with Michelle Oram (June 15), Hang Em High (June 22), and The Andrea Wolper Trio (June 29). The Gary Rixner Quartet gets things started in July with a performance on July 6. That is followed by Krampus (July 13), The Gabrielle Tranchina Quartet (July 20) and Judi Silvano (July 27). August brings performances by L4 Featuring Daniel Gonzalez (Aug 3), The Gypsy Jazz Quintet (Aug 10), The Robert Kopec Quartet (Aug 17), The Glenn Heller Trio (Aug 24) and Spencer and Nancy Reed (Aug 26). Thos Shipley closes out the series on August 31.

“The Summer Music Series resonates with so many people. It’s an honor to host events that are a cherished tradition for our guests,” states Justin Genzlinger, CEO/Owner, Settlers Hospitality. “The stunning surroundings amplify the beauty of the tunes, so you are going to enjoy these performances no matter the style of music.” With welcoming venues, delectable food and accessible music, Settlers Hospitality has crafted a recipe for success. Visit for more information.