Live Music and Theater

Here in Canandaigua we enjoy a brilliant, warming music vibe all year long.  Our local restaurants, pubs, wineries, and breweries show case all of the spectacular talent that finds its way to the finger lakes.  And when the warmer weather arrives the music venues really explode, creating a magnificent array of indoor, and outdoor talented fun, from light and cozy jam sessions to mass concert productions.  Add the beauty and diversity of the finger lakes, and you get the best locally sourced ingredients for a spectacular get-away, for you and your closest friends to share laughter and new adventures, creating memories that last.

Here are a few favorites.

CMAC-Ultimate Concert Venue
Offers 5,000 covered seats and 10,000 lawn seats.  Their Rock on responsibility Initiative includes a zero-waste effort, and donates to local charities every function. This summer includes, Kiss: Final Tour Ever with David Lee Roth, Thomas Rhett: The Center Point Road Tour. , and Tim Mc Graw Tour

Lincoln Hill Farms
Don’t miss the outdoor jams, with the best sunsets and live music, accompanied by farm to table menu, and 36 craft beer beverages on tap.

Prosecco Italian Restaurant & Jazz Bar
A Cozy local flair featuring fine live jazz from local, and world traveling artists. It is a sensational way to lift your spirits and treat your taste buds.  

Brews, and Brats
Come as a stranger and leave as family, is the motto.  The music is good local fun, and the brats are mouthwatering.  A local immersion that is sure to connect you to new friends

Heron Hill
During the summer, Heron Hill’s Tasting Room on Canandaigua Lake hosts live music and wood-fired pizza nights every Saturday from Memorial Day to Labor Day weekend. Music is free to attend. Pizzas and wine by the glass or bottle are available for purchase.

Fort Hill Theater
A dream come true for Canandaigua, as we welcome our newest music, and theater venue.  Located just across the street from Oliver Phelps B&B.

Bristol Valley Theater
Great local theater with shows running 10 days, known for its top-notch talent and eclectic small-town charm, in Naples NY along Canandaigua Lake. Guests of Oliver Phelps can receive a discount code for your tickets.

Smith Opera House
Located in Geneva and renowned in the finger lakes as a must go venue offers music, and theater with world renowned talents.  This year Melissa Ethridge, and David Crosby will be up on stage.

Finger lakes Racetrack and Gaming
Time to test your golden touch with some fabulous concerts?

Del Lago Resort casino
Check out this venue for a little luck, and music mixed.  Prepare to book in advance as many of the headliners already have sold out shows, you definitely want to check out the entertainment and get your tickets while they are still available!