Upcoming Dates

Wednesday, December 18th, 2019

Ziggy's
Half Moon Rising: Songwriter Showcase - 6:30pm-9:30pm
Stillwater, MN

Past Dates

Wednesday, October 16th, 2019

Ziggy's
Half Moon Rising: Songwriter Showcase - 6:30pm-9:30pm
Stillwater, MN

Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

Cozzies
The Pickled Beats @ The Flame - 4-7pm
Stillwater, MN

Wednesday, September 18th, 2019

Ziggy's
Half Moon Rising: Songwriter Showcase - 6:30pm-9:30pm
Stillwater, MN

Wednesday, August 21st, 2019

Ziggy's
Half Moon Rising: Songwriter Showcase - 6:30pm-9:30pm
Stillwater, MN

Saturday, August 17th, 2019

Amery Ale Works
The Pickled Beats on the Lawn - 7-10pm
Amery, WI

Sunday, August 11th, 2019

Cozzies
The Pickled Beats @ Cozzies - 4-7pm
Stillwater, MN

Sunday, August 11th, 2019

Not Justa Cafe
Brunch with The Pickled Beats - 10am-1pm
Bayport, MN

Saturday, August 10th, 2019

Pickled Beats @ Waterside
The Pickled Beats at Waterside - 5:30-8:30pm
Amery, WI

Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

Ziggy's
Half Moon Rising: Songwriter Showcase - 6:30pm-9:30pm
Stillwater, MN

Saturday, July 13th, 2019

River Falls Days
The Pickled Beats @ River Falls Days! - 3:30-5:30pm
River Falls, WI

Heritage Park

Saturday, June 29th, 2019

Chankaska Winery
The Pickled Beats at Chankaska Winery - 6:30pm-9:30pm
Kasota, MN

Friday, June 28th, 2019

Wild Badger
The Beats play the patio at Wild Badger! - 6-9pm
New Richmond, WI

As long as the weather is nice, The "beats" will be playing on the back patio at the Wild Badger.   Come out to the tiki bar, play some lawn games and chill by the fire while The Pickled Beats serenade you!

Saturday, June 22nd, 2019

Waterside Bar and Grill on Lake Wapo
The Pickled Beats at Waterside - 5:30-8:30pm
Amery, WI

Wednesday, June 19th, 2019

Ziggy's
Half Moon Rising: Songwriter Showcase - 6:30pm-9:30pm
Stillwater, MN

Featuring Lacey Guck, Tim Fast, and Ian Gorge with PK Mayo on Guitar.  Hosted by Laurel Hay.

Wednesday, May 15th, 2019

Ziggy's
Half Moon Rising: Songwriter Showcase - 6:30pm-9:30pm
Stillwater, MN
Price: Free

Join Laurel Hay as she hosts with lead guitar player, PK Mayo.    Three local songwriters share their stuff!   Featuring Becky Rae Dalton, Javier Trejo, and Jill Pumman.

Saturday, May 4th, 2019

Chankaska Creek Winery
The Pickled Beats LOVE wine! - 1-4pm
Kasota, MN
Price: Free

Join the Chankaska Winery as they open their new tasting room and throw a big party with The Pickled Beats.   Mel and The Side Effects will follow!

Wednesday, April 17th, 2019

Ziggys
Half Moon Rising: Songwriter Showcase 1st Year Anniversary Show! - 6pm-11pm
Stillwater, MN
Price: FREE--SERIOUSLY

This night is going to be one to remember for sure!    Laurel has invited ALL of her guests from the first year of Half Moon Rising BACK to Ziggy's to play collaboratively in waves of magical wonderment.   Get here early to find a seat.  It is SURE to fill up with local artists like Tony Cuchetti, JoyAnn Parker, Sarah Morris, Lars Carlson, Mike Haldorson, Bettina Villamil, Matthew Griswold, Nici Peper, Brian Bethke, and SO many more.   The stage will be rotating every 30 minutes or so with more than 25 of the areas best songwriters.   DON'T miss this one!

Wednesday, March 20th, 2019

Ziggy's
Half Moon Rising: Songwriter Showcase - 6:30-9:30pm
Stillwater, MN
Price: FREE

Hosted by Laurel Hay with PK Mayo on House Guitar.   This evening features three talented local songwriters; Brian Bethke, Cassandra Cole, and Nigel Egg.

Saturday, September 22nd, 2018

Amery Ale Works
The Pickled Beats at the barn - 7-10pm
Amery, WI

If you haven't been to this brewery--check it out!   It is an absolutely stunning location on an old farm in the country.    Sit around the fire, sip some beer, and listen to The Pickled Beats!

Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

Ziggy's
Half Moon Rising: Songwriter Showcase - 6:30-9:30pm
Stillwater, MN
Price: FREE

Laurel hosts songwriters Alison Swan, Mike Haldorson and Paul Mayasich.   Featuring bass player Jeremy Plumb.   

Friday, August 24th, 2018

The Tilted Tiki
The Beats play The Tiki! - 7-10pm
Stillwater, MN

Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

Ziggy's
Half Moon Rising: Songwriter Showcase - 6:30-9:30pm
Stillwater, MN
Price: FREE

Laurel hosts the amazing JoyAnn Parker, Ken Valdez, and Paul Mayasich.   Third songwriter to be announced.

Sunday, August 12th, 2018

Not Justa Cafe
Brunch with The Pickled Beats - 11-2pm
Bayport, MN

Saturday, August 11th, 2018

Not Justa Bar
Bingo with The Beats! - 2-5pm
Somerset, WI

Friday, August 10th, 2018

Hank's Bar and Grill
The Pickled Beats @ Hanks - 6-9pm
Somerset, WI

Sunday, July 29th, 2018

Not Justa Cafe
The Beats do Brunch! - 11-2pm
Bayport, MN

Saturday, July 28th, 2018

Champs Rooftop Series
The Beats play the Rooftop! - 7-10pm
New Richmond, WI

Saturday, July 28th, 2018

Not Justa Bar
Bingo with The Beats! - 2-5pm
Somerset, Wisconsin

Friday, July 27th, 2018

The Tilted Tiki
The Pickled Beats on the Patio - 7-10pm
Stillwater, MN

Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

Ziggy's
Half Moon Rising: Songwriter Showcase - 6:30-9:30pm
Stillwater, MN
Price: FREE

Laurel hosts 3 local songwriters including Todd Barnesson out of Eau Claire.   Other artists to be announced.   Paul Mayasich will be joining the group again on lead guitar.

Friday, July 13th, 2018

Chankaska Winery
The Pickled Beats - 6:30-9:30
Kasota, MN

Come join The Beats and check out this beautiful vineyard in Southern MN.

Thursday, July 12th, 2018

Hook and Ladder Theater
The Pickled Beats with Becky Rae Dalton and Smells Like the 90's - 8pm-11:30
Minneapolis, MN
Price: 7$

Monday, July 2nd, 2018

Birch Lake's Resort
The Pickled Beats back on the dock! - 5-8pm
Birchwood, WI

Enjoy this lakeside music while sipping your favorite cocktail and kicking your 4th of July week off right!

Sunday, June 24th, 2018

The Bull Moose
The Pickled Beats in Guffey! - 1-4pm
Guffey, CO

It's Uncle Bob's 81st Birthday!   Come out and listen to his nephew, Ben play some music with Laurel for this awesome celebration!

Saturday, June 23rd, 2018

Vino Salida Wine Cellars
Back at the winery! - 5-7pm
Poncha Springs, CO

Wednesday, June 20th, 2018

Ziggy's
Half Moon Rising: Songwriter Showcase - 6:30-9:30pm
Stillwater MN
Price: FREE

Laurel hosts special guests Tony Ortiz (of The Monroes), Graham Bramblett and Dayna Koehn.   Featuring the amazing Paul Mayasich on house guitar.

Saturday, June 9th, 2018

Birch Lake's Resort
The Beats rock on the dock! - 4-7pm
Birchwood, WI

Thursday, June 7th, 2018

Ziggy's
The Beats play Ziggy's! - 7pm
Stillwater, MN

Sunday, June 3rd, 2018

Not Justa Cafe
Brunch with The Pickled Beats - 11-2pm
Bayport, MN

Saturday, June 2nd, 2018

Champs
The Pickled Beats on the Rooftop! - 7-10pm
New Richmond, WI

Saturday, June 2nd, 2018

New Richmond Park Art Fair
The Pickled Beats play the Park Art Fair - 4-6pm
New Richmond, WI

Come on down to Mary Park in New Richmond, WI and check out all of the art vendors and booths.    The Pickled Beats will be playing near the beer tent.    

Thursday, May 24th, 2018

The Aster
The Pickled Beats open for Mel and the Side Effects - 8pm
Minneapolis, MN
Price: 5$ cover added to your tab

Congrats to Mel and the Side Effects for launching their new EP!   This show will be a celebration of live art, music, and culture in the Minneapolis area!  The beats are excited to be a part of this evening!

Saturday, May 5th, 2018

Not Justa Bar
Another Pickled Afternoon - 2pm-5pm
Somerset, WI

Friday, May 4th, 2018

Hank's Bar and Grill
The Pickled Beats @ Hanks - 8-11pm
Somerset, WI

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

Ziggy's
Ziggy's - 7-10pm
Stillwater, MN
Price: FREE

Hosted by Laurel Hay

Featuring Erik Koskinen, Nici Peper, and Paul Mayasich!

Wednesday, April 25th, 2018

Ziggy's
Half Moon Rising: Songwriter Showcase - 7-10pm
Stillwater, MN
Price: FREE

Hosted by Laurel Hay

Featuring Ross William Perry, Maya Elena, and Katy Vernon!

Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

Ziggy's
Half Moon Rising: Songwriter Showcase - 7-10pm
Stillwater, MN
Price: FREE

Hosted by Laurel

Featuring Sarah Morris, Tony Cuchetti, Lars Carlson, and Paul Payasich!

Friday, March 9th, 2018

Tilted Tiki
Get Pickled at the Tiki Bar! - 7-10pm
Stillwater, MN

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

Trollhaugen Ski Hill
The Pickled Beats play at The Troll! - 4:30-7:30
Dresser, WI
Price: Free

Friday, February 23rd, 2018

Hanks Bar
The Pickled Beats @ Hanks - 7-10pm
Somerset, WI

Saturday, January 13th, 2018

Not Justa Bar
The Pickled Beats at Not Justa - 2pm-5pm
Somerset, Wisconsin
Price: Free

Friday, November 17th, 2017

Lift Bridge Brewing
Laurel plays Lift Bridge - 6:30pm-9:30pm
Stillwater, MN

Laurel will be playing in the tasting room.   We'll see if Ben can make it--it is hunting season after all.  He might be out getting the big buck with his bow!  :) 

Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

Taste of the Trail-Northwest Passage Gallery
The Pickled Beats play on the Trail - TBA
Webster, WI

The Pickled Beats have been invited back for the third year in a row to play this phenomenal musical/art/foodie festival in Webster, WI.   The festival is a fundraiser for Northwest Passage and has beer vendors, wine vendors, features amazing artists, AND The Pickled Beats!

Sunday, September 10th, 2017

Not Justa Bar and Cafe
Brunch with The Pickled Beats - 10am-1pm
Bayport, MN

Last brunch show of the outdoor season!  Come out out to see Ben and Laurel play one last time on this beautiful patio!

Saturday, September 9th, 2017

Ziggy's
The Singer/Songwriter Summer Challenge Showcase! - 2pm-6pm
Stillwater, MN

Sunday, August 27th, 2017

Not Justa Bar and Cafe
Brunch with The Pickled Beats - 10am-1pm
Bayport, MN

Friday, August 25th, 2017

Liftbridge Brewing
Laurel Hay Acoustic Show - 6:30pm-9:30pm
Stillwater, MN
Price: Free

Join Laurel for a few beers in this intimate setting as she plays an acoustic show of her full album, as well as a variety of her favorite covers.

Saturday, August 12th, 2017

Not Justa Bar
The Pickled Beats - 1pm
Somerset, WI

Saturday, August 12th, 2017

Champs in New Richmond
The Pickled Beats play the Roof--again! - 7pm-10pm
New Richmond, WI
Price: Free

Back on the rooftop for one last summer appearance of The Pickled Beats!  Come out for the party!

Saturday, July 29th, 2017

Private Event/Party

Friday, July 28th, 2017

Fisk Fest
The Beats play Fisk Fest!
Price: Private Event

Thursday, July 13th, 2017

Shiner's Bar and Grill
Songwriter Feature: Laurel Hay - 7pm
Lakeland, MN

Join Laurel with a surprise Special Guest for this Soiled Doves Showcase Takeover event!

Monday, July 3rd, 2017

Tilted Tiki
The Beats 4th of July Eve show! - 7-10pm
Stillwater, MN

Sunday, July 2nd, 2017

Not Justa Bar and Cafe
Pickled Brunch on the Patio - 10am-1pm
Bayport, MN

Saturday, July 1st, 2017

Not Justa Bar
The Pickled Beats on the Patio - 1pm
Somerset, WI

Friday, June 30th, 2017

Amery Ale Works
The Pickle Beats takeover the Ale Works Barn! - 7-10pm
Amery, WI

Thursday, June 29th, 2017

Shiner's Bar and Grill
Songwriter Feature: Laurel Hay and Ben Tomandl - 7pm-10pm
Lakeland
MN

The Soiled Dove's Present local songwriters!   This showcase is off to a great start with regular hosts Nici and Sarah.  They are out for the night and left Laurel in charge!  Come on down as Laurel exploits her boyfriend's talent as a songwriter in her first shot at hosting this event.  

Saturday, June 10th, 2017

Vino Salida
Laurel Hay IN Salida! - 5-7pm
Salida, CO
Price: Free

Laurel could not be more excited about this show!   On her new album she has a song specifically dedicated to this city!    Laurel and Ben will be traveling out to Colorado for this one and enjoying some wine on the patio in the mountains of Salida.  

Sunday, June 4th, 2017

Not Justa Bar and Cafe
Brunch with The Pickled Beats - 10am-1pm
Bayport
MN

Sunday, June 4th, 2017

Ziggy's
Singer/Songwriter Challenge Showcase Hosted by Laurel Hay - 3pm-7pm
Stillwater, MN
Price: Free

This is the showcase for the third annual Winter Edition of the challenge AND the kickoff for the FOURTH annual Summer Challenge!   Come out to see amazing local songwriters including Sarah Morris, Tim Quarberg, Tim Cheesebrow, Swan Solo, and many more!   You don't want to miss this show--let alone to coolest atmosphere in town at the indoor food truck!

Saturday, June 3rd, 2017

Champs Rooftop Series
The Pickled Beats play the Roof! - 6pm-9pm
New Richmond, WI
United States
Price: Free

Laurel and Ben will be playing on this gorgeous rooftop venue for the evening.  

Saturday, February 4th, 2017

Laurel's Twin Cities CD Release Party with Special Guest Lars Carlson - 8pm
Minneapolis, MN
Price: 10$

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

Wild Badger
Laurel Hay Acoustic Show - 7pm
New Richmond, WI
Price: Free

Friday, December 30th, 2016

Big Guys BBQ Roadhouse
"Oh, The Places I'd Go" CD Release Party! - 8pm-Midnight
1237 WI-35
Hudson, WI 54016
Price: 5$ AFTER 9pm

Official CD release party for Laurel Hay's new album "Oh, The Places I'd Go".  Sharisse Germain will be opening at 8pm, followed by Sarah Morris at 9pm.   Finally, Laurel and her amazing band will take the stage at 10pm to rock your world!  Come on out and join the party!

Thursday, October 13th, 2016

Pub 112
Breast Cancer Fundraiser Sponsored by A'salonna - 6pm
Stillwater, MN
Price: Free

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

Gaby's Acadia Residency - 9pm
Minneapolis, MN 55403
Price: Free

Charlotte Johnson will be kicking things off, followed by The Salt Vine and finally Laurel Hay Music!

Sunday, August 28th, 2016

Birchlakes Resort
The Pickled Beats by the Lake! - 3pm
Birchwood, WI
Price: Free!