Music on Main 2019

Downtown Bozeman

Upcoming Dates & Times

July 18, 2019 at 6:30pm - 8:30pm
July 25, 2019 at 6:30pm - 8:30pm
August 1, 2019 at 6:30pm - 8:30pm
August 8, 2019 at 6:30pm - 8:30pm
August 15, 2019 at 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Every Thursday night for 8 nights from June 27 through August 15, 2019 from 6:30pm to 8:30 is Bozeman's favorite weekly summer event, Music on Main! Enjoy FREE live music, food and fun in Downtown Bozeman. Bring the kids from 6:30 PM to 8 PM for the Coca Cola “Kid’s Zone” on South Bozeman Avenue with Pony Rides, Bouncy Houses, Hula Hooping and more! Then, enjoy Live Music from 7 to 8:30PM.  Grab a bite to eat from numerous food vendors that will be on site or step into a few of the downtown stores that stay open late!

Music on Main is a FREE community event hosted by the Downtown Bozeman Association and nearly 100% funded by our business sponsorships! Our 2019 Music on Main MAJOR SPONSORS; Kenyon Noble, Pendleton Whiskey (& Young’s Market Company), Coca Cola & Coors Light, Rocking R Bar, NBC Montana and 95.1 “The Moose.” The 2019 SHOW SPONSORS; MacKenzie River Pizza Co., The American Legion, Pub 317, The Eagles Club, Crystal Bar, El Camino, Kitty Warren, Copper, Pour House, Sweet Pea Festival and Rsvp Motel. Our GROUPIE SPONSORS; NorthWestern Energy, First Interstate Bank, Little Stinkers, The Arrow Townhomes & Flats, Fins and Feathers, Bozeman Breakout, Montana Whitewater, SCS Unlimited, T&E Cat Rental, Fire Artisan Pizza, Pita Pit, 5 on Black. And, don’t forget our BACK-UP SINGERS; Jereco Studios, Outside Bozeman, Venture Church, Big Time Inflatables and The Bozone

The 2019 MUSIC ON MAIN Line-Up (& Event Policies) Below. CLICK HERE for our 2019 Music on Main Poster:

Paige & the Peoples Band

June 27

Paige And The Peoples Band have quickly made a name for themselves as being one of Montana’s Premiere Musical acts.  While the Band themselves are a young group, only a few years old, members of PPB have been charming, captivating and blowing the collective minds of audiences throughout the United States and Europe for many years.  Sharing the stage with such musical legends as The Doobie Brothers, Lyle Lovett and Willie Nelson, members of Paige & The Peoples Band are no strangers to the big show. A mix of Rock, Soul, Funk and Fusion they keep the crowd bumping and the energy climbing. This horn powered, fully charged Band were recently voted Bozeman’s Best Rock Band and premiered this season of the Emmy Award Winning show 11thand Grant With Eric Funk on PBS. Paige & The Peoples Band deliver a performance to remember and definitely not to miss!

Tris Munsick and the Innocents

July 4

Tris Munsick and the Innocents play dance music and cover a wide variety of songs ranging from barroom standards to more edgy original works. If "real country" is what you're looking for you've come to the right place!  Their show is designed to keep people dancing, drinking, and having an overall good time from downbeat to last call.  The band's debut album "Last Time I Leave" hit number 19 on the itunes New Music Charts and was NPR's runner-up 2014 Wyoming Album of the Year. Read more...

The Dusty Pockets

July 11

The Dusty Pockets tell meaningful stories, delivered with grit, wrapped in beautiful melodies and driven by powerful grooves. Their self-invented genre, “recreational Americana,” is indicative of the band’s mission to make seriously good music and have fun at the same time. Read more...

Jameson and the Sordid Seeds

July 18

Jameson and the Sordid Seeds is a bumpin’ original reggae rock and blues rock band based out of Northwest Montana. Often described as a cross between the Black Keys and Sublime with a hint of Dave Matthews, Jameson and the Sordid Seeds blends heavy blues guitar with reggae-rock beats and strong hooks that you’ll be singing when you wake up the morning after.

Lauren Morrow

July 25

With a high-octave range and a Georgia drawl, Lauren Morrow isn’t here to sing a love song — she’s here to tell a story. And though she might be new to Nashville, she’s already paved her way as one of the city’s most promising artists. You might know her as the crown jewel of The Whiskey Gentry, who have toured with Three Dog Night, Cracker, and Butch Walker, appearing on festival bills like Shaky Knees, MerleFest, and Bristol Rhythm & Roots (to name a few). Read more...    

Dead Winter Carpenters

August 1

Hailing from North Lake Tahoe, Calif., Americana band Dead Winter Carpenters has built a reputation for pouring their heart and soul into each performance. In just a few years, they have positioned themselves, wrote Portland Metronome, “at the forefront of a youthful generation trying to redefine what string music is and what it can do.” Read more...

The Rad Trads

August 8

The gentlemen comprising the Brooklyn-based five-piece The Rad Trads distinguish themselves in ways few bands can. Already drawing lines around the block at home, the globe-trotting group’s singular take on rock n’ roll mixes punk rock energy, horn drenched soul, and jazz precision, all with a lighthearted but sincere delivery. It’s a sound and show that is gaining steam world over as The Rad Trads continue to tour in support of On Tap, out now from Hornblow Recordings. Read more...

The Outer Vibe

August 15

Outer Vibe is a multi-instrumentalist three-piece rock outfit with an innovative approach toward pop-styled songwriting. Their music is rich with vocal harmonies and guitar leads, supported by angular drum beats played with metric precision. Vocalist Sean Zuidgeest delivers an honest message with wide dynamics and melodic control, while Nick Hosford’s guitar playing interjects an unpredictable excitement and energy. Lisa Kacos’s calculated percussion holds the sound together while her surprise trumpet features add a sense of lyricism to the mix. Read more...

The Downtown Bozeman Association, the City of Bozeman and the Bozeman Police Department would also like to remind the public of the rules and regulations regarding the Open Container Waiver for the 2019 Music on Main summer concert series:

The Open Container Waiver allows for anyone over the age of 21 to have an open container of alcohol within the "event area" purchased by one of the licensed beverage establishments within the "event area" ONLY. The "event area" includes; Main Street from Black to Rouse Avenues and side-streets to the alleys during the Music on Main event from 6pm to 9pm on Thursday nights from June 27 – August 15, 2019 ONLY.  Anyone with an open container outside of these perimeters before 6pm or after 9pm will be subject to a $100 open container ticket issued by the City of Bozeman. 

There are also NO glass or aluminum containers, NO pets and NO coolers allowed in the event area. And, Breathe Easy Bozeman…Music on Main is a Smoke and Vapor-FREE Event!  Smoking is ONLY allowed in designated areas outside the event-area so we can continue to provide a fun and safe environment for everyone attending.  For assistance quitting tobacco contact 1-800-QUIT-NOW.