Kaia Kater
Aug
23
8:00 PM20:00

Kaia Kater

$15 adv. / $20 at the door. Doors at 8pm, 21+
Tickets available
online here or at Hollerhorn Distilling.

"...plaintive, mesmerizing...writes and performs with the skill of a folk-circuit veteran..." -Rolling Stone

Montreal-born Grenadian-Canadian Kaia’s jazz-fueled voice and deft songcraft have garnered acclaim from NPR, CBC, Rolling Stone and No Depression. Her 2016 release 'Nine Pin' earned a Canadian Folk Music Award, sending her on 18-months of touring from Ireland to Iowa. Her new album 'Grenades' explores themes of migration and belonging and has been nominated for a 2019 JUNO award.

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Willie Watson with special guest Garth Clark
Aug
31
8:00 PM20:00

Willie Watson with special guest Garth Clark

Willie Watson with special guest Garth Clark!
$20 presale, $25 at the door. Doors at 8pm, 21+
Tickets available online here or at Hollerhorn Distilling’s Spirit Room

For nearly two decades, Willie Watson has made modern folk music rooted in older traditions. He’s a folksinger in the classic sense: a singer, storyteller, and traveller, with a catalog of songs that bridge the gap between the past and present. Join Hollerhorn Distilling for an evening with the lyrical time traveller. Southern gospel. Railroad songs. Delta blues. Irish fiddle tunes. Appalachian music. Willie Watson.

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Maddy Walsh & The Blind Spots
Sep
6
8:00 PM20:00

Maddy Walsh & The Blind Spots

$10 at the door. Doors at 8 pm. 21+

This five-piece original glammy, poppy, punchy, moxy rock band will leave you wanting nothing more then more of the force that is Maddy Walsh!!! (think Heart; think Janis; think Adele and Blondie and Joan Jett and Talking Heads all rolled into one), We dare you to try not to move, groove, and enjoy this group's signature high-energy performances and incessant penchant for FUN. It's impossible not to shake and sway when this group graces Hollerhorn's stage.

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Folkfaces
Sep
20
8:00 PM20:00

Folkfaces

$10 cover. Doors at 8pm. 21+

Folkfaces is a Buffalo-based quartet that specializes in “Rowdy Jazz & Bluesy Roots.” Folkfaces has an irresistibly danceable energy and a unique versatility, being able to engage a crowd whether busking on the street, playing in a small barroom, or putting on a full electric show at a large music venue. The band draws influence from a multitude of genres, including folk, jazz, blues, punk, Americana, jug band, and bluegrass.

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Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad
Sep
27
8:00 PM20:00

Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad

$20 adv. / $25 at the door. Doors at 8pm. 21+
Tickets available
online here or at Hollerhorn Distilling starting Friday, August 9 at 10am.

We are beyond excited to welcome Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad to the Hollerhorn Stage for the very first time! This insanely talented group of musicians combine world beats and reggae rhythms within jamband aesthetics. Further cementing their legend as master innovators and artists is their songwriting and musicianship across all genres of roots music - from alt-country to rocker style reggae.

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Flyfishing with Shahab Farzanegan
Sep
29
10:00 AM10:00

Flyfishing with Shahab Farzanegan

Tickets available online here.

This course is catered to all levels of experience, and we are limiting this to 6 attendees to allow one on one instruction time for each student. The course will cover proper casting techniques for all situations, fly tying philosophy and techniques, equipment set up, most common knots used, and will end with actual casting on our pond! Cost for this event is $180/person, and will include: Manual, nippers, hemos, 6 flies to take with you( and a small fly box to put them in), video analysis of your casting, lunch at Hollerhorn, and a mid-day cocktail crash course with Karl Neubauer(owner/head distiller). The course is 4 hours long. 10am-2pm.

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Mosaic Foundation
Oct
19
8:00 PM20:00

Mosaic Foundation

Doors at 8pm. Tickets: $10 in advance / $15 at the door.
Tickets available via Eventbrite or at Hollerhorn Distilling. 21+

Blending roots, ska, dub, dance-hall and beyond, Mosaic Foundation is an exploration in reggae that is pushed to the limits and sometimes spills over. With lyrics that inspire dancing in the moment, and activate the mind in reflection, the songs encourage positivity, sustainable living and community.

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Old Time Social Happy Hour with Ben Harvich and the Brothers Blue
Oct
20
4:00 PM16:00

Old Time Social Happy Hour with Ben Harvich and the Brothers Blue

Join us for our Old Time Social Happy Hour featuring music by of some of our favorite and talented musicians - Ben Harvich and the Brothers Blue! 20% off all drinks from 4pm-6pm.No cover. All ages.

The Brothers Blue is an American folk music trio based in western New York. They specialize in acoustic traditionals, originals and old-time folk music.

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The Moho Collective  with The Bristol Valley Theater
Aug
16
8:00 PM20:00

The Moho Collective with The Bristol Valley Theater

$10 cover. Doors at 8pm. 21+

The cast of Bristol Valley Theater's The King's Legacy opens the evening, offering a sneak peak of their world-premiere musical.

The Moho Collective eschews simple classification, professing that creativity is a living, flowing art form. The instrumental trio, from Rochester, New York, expresses this through dynamic song structures, driving rhythms, and a diverse array of influences such as jazz, funk, rock, and folk, as well as the traditional music of the Middle East, Africa, and Latin America.

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Dead Metaphor Cabaret / White Woods / The Hummingbirds
Aug
10
8:00 PM20:00

Dead Metaphor Cabaret / White Woods / The Hummingbirds

$10 cover. Doors at 8pm.
Holler at Cancer nice and loud when you swoon and toast with Dead Metaphor Cabaret. Dig in deep with White Woods, then rile it right back up with The Hummingbirds! It's the much anticipated Hometown Triple Bill at Hollerhorn Distilling benefitting the Walk of Life and Hospeace House, featuring Jonnie Guereri on drums all night! Your $10 cover gets you in the door, with half benefitting the The Walk of Life - Hospeace House and the Margery Couglin Pawluk Cancer Foundation.

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FLX Bluegrass All-Stars
Aug
3
8:00 PM20:00

FLX Bluegrass All-Stars

$10 cover. Doors at 8pm. 21+

Performing your favorite classic and original bluegrass songs in a traditional string band style. Featuring a core band of regional bluegrass/old time connoisseurs: Aaron Lipp, Perry Cleaveland, Cap Cooke and Douglas Henrie.

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Dikki Du and the Zydeco Krewe
Aug
2
8:00 PM20:00

Dikki Du and the Zydeco Krewe

$10 adv. / $15 at the door. Doors at 8pm. 21+
Tickets available on Eventbrite (click here) or at Hollerhorn Distilling’s Spirit Room.

Dikki Du is as synonymous with zydeco music as beads are with Mardi Gras. Dikki Du and the Zydeco Krewe have been playing together for over 12 years. Dikki Du’s original funky and hypnotic zydeco style announces that he has arrived, occupying a spot on par with the best. He takes songs from classic zydeco and turns them inside out with fresh and funky renditions, intense and fascinating accordion action, and melodic vocals, innovating and revitalizing zydeco for a unique and incredible experience.

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Cabin Killers
Jul
27
8:00 PM20:00

Cabin Killers

$15 adv. / $20 at the door. Doors at 8pm. 21+
Tickets available online here or at Hollerhorn Distilling’s Spirit Room.

The Cabin Killers is an original band of five local residents who make original music with acoustic instruments backed by groovin' bass and drums and some screamin' slide guitar.

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Square Dance at Hollerhorn Distilling
Jul
21
5:30 PM17:30

Square Dance at Hollerhorn Distilling

Giddyup down to the ol' watering hole, little cowhands! Dance until your heels fall off at Hollerhorn Distilling's Square Dance featuring music by Aaron Lipp, Cap Cooke, Doug & Bobby Henrie with calling by the effervescent Petra Page-Mann! Sponsored by a grant from The Naples Library. All ages welcome. No cover.

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Smoke, Bourbon and Blues with Joe Beard
Jul
20
8:00 PM20:00

Smoke, Bourbon and Blues with Joe Beard

Tickets: $10 adv / $15 at the door. Doors at 8pm. 21+
Available online here or at Hollerhorn Distilling’s Spirit Room.

Join Hollerhorn Distilling for a n evening of Smoke, Bourbon and Blues featuring Joe Beard, Rochester blues legend. Join Jorge for hand-rolled cigars by Santiago Cigar Factory on our deck and a special bourbon tasting from Black Button Distilling (Rochester, NY).

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Cocteles y conversaciones - Spanish Conversation Class
Jul
18
5:30 PM17:30

Cocteles y conversaciones - Spanish Conversation Class

Join certified K-12 Spanish Teacher, Michelle Walpole for a relaxed introduction to Spanish speaking at Hollerhorn Distilling. Say "Si!" to improving your Spanish with 7 weeks of classes starting July 11. There will be a beginner class from 5:30 - 7pm and an intermediate class from 7:15-8:45pm. $60/person. Please register using this following link: https://goo.gl/forms/Q1RdKfLZ1MhN6hMF2

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Cocteles y conversaciones - Spanish Conversation Class
Jul
11
5:30 PM17:30

Cocteles y conversaciones - Spanish Conversation Class

Join certified K-12 Spanish Teacher, Michelle Walpole for a relaxed introduction to Spanish speaking at Hollerhorn Distilling. Say "Si!" to improving your Spanish with 7 weeks of classes starting July 11. There will be a beginner class from 5:30 - 7pm and an intermediate class from 7:15-8:45pm. $60/person. Please register using this following link: https://goo.gl/forms/Q1RdKfLZ1MhN6hMF2

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The Movement - SOLD OUT
Jul
4
8:00 PM20:00

The Movement - SOLD OUT

Celebrate the Ways of the World this July 4th with The Movement at Hollerhorn Distilling!
Tickets: SOLD OUT - $15 presale, $20 at the door. Doors at 8pm, 21+

The Movement has been winning the hearts and minds of alternative-reggae fans since their inception in Columbia, SC in 2003. Drawing inspiration from Sublime, 311, Slightly Stoopid and John Brown’s Body, they’ve come to be known as musical shapeshifters with a foundation of heavy drum and bass. Today the band consists of founding member, lead vocalist, and guitarist Joshua Swain, bassist Jason Schmidt, drummer Gary Jackson, and keyboardist/multi-instrumentalist Matt Goodwin. Their sixth studio album, Ways Of The World, will be released on June 7, 2019, as the highly anticipated followup to 2016’s Golden.

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Curley Taylor and Zydeco Trouble
Jun
30
7:00 PM19:00

Curley Taylor and Zydeco Trouble

$10 cover. Doors at 7pm. 21+

Curley Taylor and his band, Zydeco Trouble, hail from the heart of Creole country in Louisiana. Curley's soulful, bluesy vocals and the band's hard driving zydeco beat blend to create their unique style of zydeco and blues that keeps audiences dancing. It's always a party when Zydeco Trouble comes to town.

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Danielle Ponder & the Tomorrow People
Jun
22
8:00 PM20:00

Danielle Ponder & the Tomorrow People

$20 tickets in advance. $25 at the door. Doors at 8pm. 21+
Tickets available online here or at Hollerhorn Distilling’s Spirit Room

When Danielle Ponder and the Tomorrow People hit the stage things get torqued up quickly like a tent revival during tornado season. They transcend musical genres with a blast of deep, powerful groove and soul. The band is the groove while Ponder’s pipes keep it rooted in soul. And according to Ponder, soul is more than a sound.

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Junior Toots
Jun
14
8:00 PM20:00

Junior Toots

$15 adv. / $20 at the door. Doors at 8pm. 21+
Tickets available on Eventbrite (click here) or at Hollerhorn Distilling’s Spirit Room.

“Love is the best you can give, love is the best you can receive.”

Junior Toots, Crown of Fire, is a uniquely talented recording artist and performer whose passion for reggae is evident in his moving live performances & recordings that inspire all.

Born Jamaica and raised in Jamaica & the US, he has a genuine commitment to socially conscious lyrics and a determination to express himself sincerely from within. This passion can be felt through his deeply soulful vocal style that is reminiscent of his father, renowned reggae artist Toots Hibbert, of the Toots and the Maytals.

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Upstate Returns to Hollerhorn Distilling
Jun
8
8:00 PM20:00

Upstate Returns to Hollerhorn Distilling

Tickets $15 presale, $20 door Doors at 8pm. 21+
Tickets available online here and at Hollerhorn Distilling’s Spirit Room.

Upstate returns to Hollerhorn Distiling with special guests from the Bristol Valley Theater’s cast of “So Happy Together”

"They swing, they sway, they rock and they roar. They need nothing more than their voices to channel rhythm and stoke your emotions."
- The Poughkeepsie Journal

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Art of the Mix at Rochester Contemporary Art Center
Jun
3
6:00 PM18:00

Art of the Mix at Rochester Contemporary Art Center

Join Hollerhorn Distilling for their first appearance at Rochester Contemporary Arts Center’s 8th Annual Art of the Mix in Rochester, Ny. Signature cocktails & thoughtful pairings from 13 of Rochester's finest establishments. Together at last! Art of the Mix is officially joining Rochester Cocktail Revival as the Monday night event. Start your RCR week off in style at RoCo's 8th Annual Mixology Fundraiser!

Only 90 tickets available. Reserve your tickets online here:
$70 / $65 for RoCo members. Members please call to purchase tickets (585) 461-2222

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Nellie McKay with special guest Rich Jenkins
May
11
8:00 PM20:00

Nellie McKay with special guest Rich Jenkins

Tickets: $15 adv. / $20 at the door. Doors at 8pm. Music at 8:30pm. 21+
Tickets available online here or at Hollerhorn Distilling’s Spirit Room.

Nellie McKay is as tuneful and clever as the best of the Great American Songbook—part cabaret, part sparkly pop. But beneath the charming melodic surface is a wit that cuts, and a sharply tuned social conscience. 

Special guest Rich Jenkins rrived on the New York jazz and cabaret scene delivering a style all his own. Rich Jenkins has an extensive repertoire ranging from Fats Waller’s swinging stride standards of the 30′s to George Benson’s contemporary classics, he covers the music America grew up with and loves.

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