Music and Entertaiment

Apr 26 @ 12:00 pm – Apr 27 @ 11:45 pm Anchor
Apr 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Anchor
Shelley Faith is a high-energy acoustic variety show covering crowd favorites from todays top country, rock, blues, and pop hits. Shelley is a Madison area promoter, entertainer, acoustic soloist, and songwriter. Singing with two full[...]
Apr 26 @ 8:30 pm – 11:45 pm Anchor
Out of the arenas of the 80’s comes the music that rocked your world. Wisconsin’s own CHERRY PIE recreates that sound with all the extravagance of the era. Their show is BIG – with ultimate[...]
Apr 27 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm Anchor
Bree Morgan Reloaded was founded by singer-songwriter/performing artist Bree Morgan, along with live music lover Derrick Roenneburg. BMR is ready to bring you a show that will keep you dancing and singing all night long![...]
Apr 27 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Anchor
Apr 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Anchor
Evan Pingel is a local acoustic country performer who loves guest requests.
Apr 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Anchor
This years BITW Belly Flop contest will have a 20$ donation to enter. All proceeds will be donated to the VFW Memorial. Your donation will include a Free Anchor T-shirt as well as a 20$[...]
Apr 27 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm Anchor
A WI favorite since ’97! Featuring 3 lead vocals & live harmonies. Focusing on what fans wants to hear, OCH always brings the “BIG ROCK SHOW”!
Apr 27 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Anchor
The Dillweeds are a 4 piece bluegrass band from Southeastern Wisconsin. It was early spring of 2016 when 4 members of the local music scene got together for a little jam session. Soon after their[...]
Apr 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Anchor
‘Kelsey’s got enough energy to power up our brewing equipment for a month’ – Robin, President of City Lights Brewing Company ROCK . BLUES . SOUL 2018 female vocalist of the year nominee, Wisconsin Area[...]
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Dance. Party. Rave..DrumRave is simply the most amazing one man show anyone has ever seen! Jaime Robert samples, loops, drums, and sings live in real time
Apr 27 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm Anchor
This 7-piece country show band based out of Madison, Wisconsin, are winners of the 2013 Isthmus Madison’s Favorite Local Country Group as well as 2014 Best of Madison – Best Local Band (Gold Award), and[...]
May 3 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
2 AM is Rock, Pop, a little Country, and anything dance-able!
May 4 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm Anchor
Big Screen TV’s, Meat Raffle, and Costume Contest all in one place!!! Race to Anchor for all this and more!!! 
May 4 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Prime Time Live Cover Band – Variety Rock & Country
May 10 @ 5:30 pm – 11:30 pm Anchor
Anchor is proud to host this event by Community Cat May 10th: Message from Community Cat:  THANK YOU for your support these last 10 years! With your generosity and help Community Cat has rescued and[...]
May 10 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Not exactly rock. And definitely not country rock. But we’re enough of all those things to fit most any venue, from honky tonk saloon to rock festival to the hot and sweaty beer joint down[...]
May 11 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Quest Classic Rock
May 17 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Rock, Blues, Outlaw Country
May 18 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
MAMA Nominated as Best cover band of the year. Nominated best vocals of the year. With over 30 years of experience, we play what you want to hear. The band includes: Troye Shanks on Vocals,[...]
May 24 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
A masterful blend of Funk, Rock, Reggae, Latin, & R&B. 5-time MAMA award winners: Album, Song, Brass & Wind Instrumentalists, Live Performers of the Year.  
May 25 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
A high energy mix of music and show, performing classic rock favorites thru today’s hits! This 10 piece band will blow you away with their stage show!  
May 26 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Critically-acclaimed hard roots rock reggae outfit Natty Nation is a collective of spiritual warriors. For over twenty years, the Madison, Wisconsin-based group has purely and fearlessly followed its inner artistic continuum. Along the way, Natty Nation[...]
May 31 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Madison Wisconsin’s longest running local band – founded in 1971, managed by Scott Nabholz since 1977.  
Jun 1 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Earthmother was formed under the philosophy of delivering an unforgettable and unique live experience. Jam Rock  
Jun 7 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Mourning Dayze returns to Anchor to ROCK on the Rock River.
Jun 8 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Wayne Road is a Honky Tonk/Country/Classic Rock Band from Deerfield WI. 
Jun 14 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Angels & Outlaws is a high-energy Top 40 country band dedicated to delivering big performances with full-production stage shows.
Jun 15 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
The Ryan McGrath Band is a Madison, WI-based blues, country and rock band, deeply rooted in classic American music.
Jun 21 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm The Anchor
Back Country Roads is a 6-piece Top 40/Classic Country Cover band out of the Northern Illinois area.

May 3 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
2 AM is Rock, Pop, a little Country, and anything dance-able!
May 4 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Prime Time Live Cover Band – Variety Rock & Country
May 10 @ 5:30 pm – 11:30 pm Anchor
Anchor is proud to host this event by Community Cat May 10th: Message from Community Cat:  THANK YOU for your support these last 10 years! With your generosity and help Community Cat has rescued and[...]
May 10 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Not exactly rock. And definitely not country rock. But we’re enough of all those things to fit most any venue, from honky tonk saloon to rock festival to the hot and sweaty beer joint down[...]
May 11 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Quest Classic Rock
May 17 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Rock, Blues, Outlaw Country
May 18 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
MAMA Nominated as Best cover band of the year. Nominated best vocals of the year. With over 30 years of experience, we play what you want to hear. The band includes: Troye Shanks on Vocals,[...]
May 24 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
A masterful blend of Funk, Rock, Reggae, Latin, & R&B. 5-time MAMA award winners: Album, Song, Brass & Wind Instrumentalists, Live Performers of the Year.  
May 25 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
A high energy mix of music and show, performing classic rock favorites thru today’s hits! This 10 piece band will blow you away with their stage show!  
May 26 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Critically-acclaimed hard roots rock reggae outfit Natty Nation is a collective of spiritual warriors. For over twenty years, the Madison, Wisconsin-based group has purely and fearlessly followed its inner artistic continuum. Along the way, Natty Nation[...]
May 31 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Madison Wisconsin’s longest running local band – founded in 1971, managed by Scott Nabholz since 1977.  
Jun 1 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Earthmother was formed under the philosophy of delivering an unforgettable and unique live experience. Jam Rock  
Jun 7 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Mourning Dayze returns to Anchor to ROCK on the Rock River.
Jun 8 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Wayne Road is a Honky Tonk/Country/Classic Rock Band from Deerfield WI. 
Jun 14 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Angels & Outlaws is a high-energy Top 40 country band dedicated to delivering big performances with full-production stage shows.
Jun 15 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
The Ryan McGrath Band is a Madison, WI-based blues, country and rock band, deeply rooted in classic American music.
Jun 22 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Fun, high energy rock-n-roll show ~ featuring tunes by Motley Crue, Van Halen, Pink, Guns & Roses, Journey, etc
Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Pacific Coast Highway is a band of five seasoned musicians that invite the audience on a road trip back to when music was free and easy.
Jun 29 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Get ready to experience a whole new dynamic to your fav hits with powerful & playful female vocals, and our eclectic mix of Rock, Alternative, and rocked out Pop tunes from across the decades.
Jul 5 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
VideoStar is Madison’s newest dance party band playing all your favorite 80’s New Wave Synth and Pop hits! Featuring songs by Duran Duran, Madonna, Tears For Fears, Eurythmics, Dire Straits, ah-ha, Yes, Prince, Simple Minds,[...]
Jul 6 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
An established, experienced rock band THE NOW provides an engaging show with touring level sound and lighting to match their tight vocal harmonies and musicianship.
Jul 12 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Funk, Soul, R&B, Blues, smooth jazz LIVE at ANCHOR!
Jul 13 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
The Boogie Men create the ultimate dance party, combining the best music with colorful outfits and on-stage antics.
Jul 19 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Hard hitting country band with a twist based out of Southern Wisconsin. Bringing you music from all decades!
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Hard Rock Band from Madison, WI LIVE at ANCHOR!
Jul 26 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Primarily 80’s Rock, with some Classic 70’s mixed in!
Jul 27 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Join us for live music on the river stage all day long. Fun starts at Noon and continues into the evening with music from local bands. There will be food and drink specials and 50/50[...]
Aug 2 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
AudioDrive is a powerful Rock Act that covers Journey, Bon Jovi, Def leppard, Van Halen, Firehouse, Starship, Whitesnake and many more great bands from the era!
Aug 9 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
The music of Jimmy Buffett for all those who love summer, water, cold drinks, good times, island sounds, and surf and sound.! (weather permitting) Concert 7-11pm. No cover. 
Aug 10 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm Anchor
Pacific Coast Highway is a band of five seasoned musicians that invite the audience on a road trip back to when music was free and easy.