Upcoming Events

Har Mar Superstar Returns to Rochester MN
13 September 2019

Har Mar Superstar w/ Static Panic and Apollo Cobra

September 13th – All Ages Show Location: The Castle Doors open at: 7:15PM Apollo Cobra: 8:00PM Static Panic: 9:00PM Har Mar Superstar: 10:00PM General Admission Limited Seating Available Upon Request – We welcome all ages, but parental discretion is advised –  Har Mar Superstar Har Mar Superstar Sean Tillmann (aka Har Mar Superstar) is an American songwriter & performer who makes R&B / Pop /...

11 August 2019

Jazz in Les Fields Hall: Steve Kenny Quartet

During the Castle’s Grand Opening in February 2019, Castle Community and Threshold Arts dedicated the Castle’s third floor event hall to Les Fields – one of Rochester’s most iconic musicians who has been bringing some of the best jazz musicians in Southeast Minnesota together for more than fifty years. Threshold Arts hosts a monthly series, Jazz in Les Fields Hall,...

Pert Near Sandstone at The Castle, Rochester, MN
27 April 2019

Pert Near Sandstone at The Castle

April 27th – All Ages Show Location: The Castle Doors open at: 7:00PM Comfort Kings: 8:00PM Pistol Whippin’ Party Penguins: 8:45PM Pert Near Sandstone: 10:00PM General Admission – Limited Seating Available   Pert Near Sandstone Pert Near Sandstone It was roughly a decade ago that Pert Near Sandstone first gathered around a microphone in a Minneapolis basement to record their debut album, Up And Down The...

Charlie Parr in Rochester, MN
15 March 2019

Charlie Parr with Barbaro and My Grandma’s Cardigan

March 15th – All Ages Show Location: The Castle Doors open at: 7:00PM My Grandma’s Cardigan: 7:30PM Barbaro: 8:10PM Charlie Parr: 9:00PM General Admission – Limited Seating Available   Charlie Parr Charlie Parr – Photo by Nate Ryan An easily confused and very shy individual, Charlie Parr has been traveling around singing his songs ever since leaving Austin Minnesota in the 1980’s in search of Spider...

01 February 2019

The Suburbs at the Castle with LowRay & Annie Mack

Celebrate the Grand Opening of the Castle with The Suburbs and special guests LowRay and Annie Mack!The Castle Doors Open: 6:30PM Annie Mack: 7:00PM LowRay: 8:00PM The Suburbs: 9:00PM General Admission Tickets: $35 Door | $30 Advance (plus tax & processing) ADD ON – Reserved table for 4: $50 (does not include admission  |  plus tax & processing)The Suburbs Often described as “a Midwest Roxy Music”...

11 January 2019

Yam Haus and Twin Lakes with Breakthrough, and Under the Pavilion

The Castle and Twin Lakes Band welcome Minneapolis-based synth-pop/rock band Yam Haus for their Rochester debut! Joining the bill will be Rochester bands Twin Lakes, Breakthrough, and Under the Pavilion.January 11th – All Ages Show Castle Community Doors open at: 6:30PM Under the Pavilion: 7:30PM Breakthrough: 8:15PM Twin Lakes: 9:00PM Yam Haus: 10:00PM General Admission Tickets: $12 Door | $10 Online (plus tax & processing)  Yam...

Six Mile Grove at Castle Community
24 November 2018

Castle Community Inaugural Concert

Join Six Mile Grove with special guests Miles Nielsen & The Rusted Hearts for the inaugural concert at Castle Community! The show will also be Six Mile Grove’s Rochester Release of their newest album “Million Birds”.November 24th – All Ages Show Castle Community Doors open at: 7:00PM Miles Nielsen & The Rusted Hearts: 7:30PM Six Mile Grove: 9:00PM General Admission Tickets: $25 Door...

27 October 2018

Heatbox Spooky Radio Hour w/ Hair of the Dog

Northern Sun Productions & Fox & Fern Floral Present Heatbox Spooky Radio Hour w/ Hair of the Dog! 21+ Only – Bring your own Booze Doors open at: 8:00PM Hair of the Dog: 9:00PM Heatbox: 10:30PM No door admittance without tickets.HeatboxAKA, The One Man Entertainment System, is a Minneapolis based creative force known for his innovative live performance and uniquely diverse set of creative gifts....

jeremy messersmith in Rochester mn
18 May 2018

jeremy messersmith with Dan Rodriguez and Sam Butterfass

jeremy messersmith Jeremy Messersmith – Photo by Christina Heerdt jeremy messersmith is an indie pop singer/songwriter based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. His first album, The Alcatraz Kid (2006) featured quiet, often melancholic songs recorded in a basement studio. The album was well-received regionally and drew the attention of Twin Cities local hero Dan Wilson (Trip Shakespeare, Semisonic), who ended up producing Messersmith’s follow-up,...

Dessa - Rochester MN - Photo by Bill Phelps
04 April 2018

Dessa w/ MONAKR and Annie Mack

Dessa Dessa – Photo by Bill Phelps Singer, rapper, and writer Dessa has made a career of bucking genres and defying expectations—her résumé as a musician includes performances at Lollapalooza and Glastonbury, co-compositions for 100-voice choir, performances with the Minnesota Orchestra, and a top-200 entry on the Billboard charts for her album Parts of Speech. She contributed to the #1 album The...