live music at Matanuska

2024 LINEUP

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FEATURED EVENTS

Matanuska Brewing Company, Eagle River, Midtown, Palmer, Alaska, Live Music

Season Pass - 2024

LIVE AT MATANUSKA EAGLE RIVER

MAY 24-SEPT 6, 2024

MATANUSKA SEASON PASS 2024

IT’S BACK! The Season pass for our 2024 musical acts is out!

  • 11 Concerts
  • 22 Drinks
  • 11 Food Truck Meals

ONLY 100 ULTIMATE CONCERT PASSES WILL BE SOLD!

 

National Acts

Matanuska Brewing Company, Eagle River, Midtown, Palmer, Alaska, Live Music

Ice T and Body Count

LIVE AT MATANUSKA EAGLE RIVER

MAY 24, 2024

ICE T & BODY COUNT

Body Count is an American heavy metal/hardcore punk band formed in Los Angeles, California in 1990. The group was founded by Ice-T, best known for his contributions to the hip hop genre. Ice-T founded the group out of his interest in heavy metal, and took on the role of vocalist for the group, writing the lyrics for most of the group’s songs, while the music was written by lead guitarist Ernie C. The group’s self-titled debut album was released on Sire Records in 1992.

Matanuska Brewing Company, Eagle River, Midtown, Palmer, Alaska, Live Music

Dirty Heads

LIVE AT MATANUSKA EAGLE RIVER

MAY 25, 2024

DIRTY HEADS

After two decades spent chiseling their unique, multi-genre infused sound, Dirty Heads have finally come into their own. Since the release of their 2008 debut Any Port in a Storm, the five-piece band has consistently experimented with their sunny style, leaning heavily on reggae fused with hip-hop cornerstones and scaling back for more acoustic fare, darting between extremes.

Matanuska Brewing Company, Eagle River, Midtown, Palmer, Alaska, Live Music

Third Eye Blind

LIVE AT MATANUSKA EAGLE RIVER

JUNE 1, 2024

THIRD EYE BLIND

California alt-rock outfit Third Eye Blind are known for their bright, melodic sound, bringing together a mix of post-grunge and classic pop/rock traditions. The group scored their first hit in 1997 when their debut single “Semi-Charmed Life” cracked the Top Ten, helping push the eponymously titled Third Eye Blind to number 25 on the Billboard 200.

Matanuska Brewing Company, Eagle River, Midtown, Palmer, Alaska, Live Music

Featuring - Bret Michaels

LIVE AT MATANUSKA EAGLE RIVER

JUNE 14, 2024

BRET MICHAELS

Bret Michaels – the multi-platinum music icon, reality TV superstar, creative entrepreneur and dedicated philanthropist – is bringing his record-breaking Parti-Gras tour to Matanuska Eagle River for the Parti-Gras Midnight Sun Solstice Party, a night of all killer no filler hits.

After Summer 2022’s massive Stadium Tour with his band Poison and his smash success Parti-Gras Tour of 2023, Bret is bringing his big hits and legendary energy to Eagle River, Alaska.  His iconic hits include “Every Rose Has Its Thorn,” “Nothin’ But A Good Time,” “Talk Dirty to Me,” his crowd-favorite cover of “Your Mama Don’t Dance” and many more.

Michaels was previously voted fan favorite on Foxes Masked singer with his performance of Nothing But A Good Time and was recently nominated for CMT Live Performance of the Year alongside his good friend and country sensation Chris Janson for their voted fan-favorite, game-changing CMT Crossroads performance.  This night will be a celebration of the fans, bands and music.

Matanuska Brewing Company, Eagle River, Midtown, Palmer, Alaska, Live Music

Featuring - Pop Evil

LIVE AT MATANUSKA EAGLE RIVER

JUNE 22, 2024

POP EVIL

Named as one of iTunes’ Top New Artists of ’08, Pop Evil continues their march across America and the airwaves. Their sound is a divine collision of “crispy, crunchy, mainstream rock with a little bit of evil…”

Matanuska Brewing Company, Eagle River, Midtown, Palmer, Alaska, Live Music

Light at Night Festival

LIVE AT MATANUSKA EAGLE RIVER

JUNE 29, 2024

LIGHT AT NIGHT MUSIC FESTIVAL

The First Annual Light at Night Festival in Eagle River Alaska celebrates the long summer days of Alaska with a full day of Reggae / Hawaiian Music, Food Trucks, Craft Beers, and more. The gates open at 11am with live music all day till 10pm. This is an all ages show. Valid I.D is required to be served alcoholic beverages. Tickets are valid for a single entry and exit of the festival. We have ADA compliant viewing area and ADA bathrooms available. Summer is just around the corner. Get your tickets soon before this day sells out. 

ARTISTS: Slightly Stoopid, Iam Tongi, The Elovaters, Mike Love, H3

PARKING: Eagle River has free parking sufficient for all attendees located throughout town, early arrival suggested. 

Matanuska Brewing Company, Eagle River, Midtown, Palmer, Alaska, Live Music

Featuring - Citizen Cope

LIVE AT MATANUSKA EAGLE RIVER

JULY 19, 2024

CITIZEN COPE

Citizen Cope, is an American songwriter, producer and singer. His music is commonly described as a mix of blues, soul, folk, and rock. Citizen Cope’s compositions have been recorded by Carlos Santana, Dido, Pharoahe Monch and Richie Havens.

Matanuska Brewing Company, Eagle River, Midtown, Palmer, Alaska, Live Music

Banda Machos

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JULY 20, 2024

BANDA MACHOS

Often appearing high on the charts, Jalisco, Mexico’s large norteño group Banda Machos have, along with Banda El Recodo, paved the way for the la quebradita style in Mexican music, melding banda with ranchera and cumbia to create a more danceable approach to tradition. They made their debut with 1990’s Serían las Dos, which showcased their infectiously hooky, polyrhythmic grooves.

Matanuska Brewing Company, Eagle River, Midtown, Palmer, Alaska, Live Music

Geoff Tate & Operation: Mindcrime

LIVE AT MATANUSKA EAGLE RIVER

JULY 27, 2024

GEOFF TATE OPERATION MIND CRIME

Multi-platinum selling, Grammy nominated singer/songwriter Geoff Tate is regarded as one of the most skilled vocalists in the rock genre with hundreds of modern, popular artists citing him and his band as a major influence. Combining social consciousness and expertly crafted lyrics with high-energy, melodically complex music, Geoff and his band have become internationally recognized as the thinking man’s rock band.

Matanuska Brewing Company, Eagle River, Midtown, Palmer, Alaska, Live Music

Featuring - T.I.

LIVE AT MATANUSKA EAGLE RIVER

AUGUST 9, 2024

T.I.

A native of Atlanta Georgia, T.I. has been rapping since he was nine years old. His debut album, “I’m Serious”,  managed to enter the top 30 of Billboard Top R&B Hip-Hop chart, evoking people to begin taking notice on him. He is famous  for many hit singles, namely “Bring Em Out”, “U Don’t Know Me”, and “ASAP”, which all charted in the top 20 of Hot R&B/ Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks.

Matanuska Brewing Company, Eagle River, Midtown, Palmer, Alaska, Live Music

Flo Rida

LIVE AT MATANUSKA EAGLE RIVER

SEPTEMBER 6, 2024

FLO RIDA

Flo Rida is an international hip-hop recording artist from Florida. He first established himself as a rapper in 2006, when he released his debut album “Mail on Sunday”. Since then, he has gained worldwide recognition for his chart-topping singles such as “Low”, “Right Round”, “Club Can’t Handle Me” and many more. His music has been praised for its fusion of hip-hop, R&B and pop styles.