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Drinks, Small Plates & LIVE Entertainment

Step into the Pendulum Lounge, a unique lounge experience celebrating Midland's history from the middle of the 20th century. Enjoy craft cocktails, small plates and hearty offerings. Open weekly on Thursday nights, 4:30 - 8 PM, guests can expect a rotating array of live music, visual art demonstrations, trivia and more - here in one of Alden B. Dow's greatest Mid-Century Modern architectural designs, Midland Center for the Arts!

Tickets are NOT required to attend the Pendulum Lounge, seating is available on a first-come first-served basis.

Upcoming Artists & Events

Jacob Wisenbach

THU, JUN 30 / 4:30 - 8 PM

Sample something delicious while lounging outdoors for LIVE music with Jacob Wisenbach. A Michigan-based trumpeter who specializes in Jazz. Music starts at 5:30 PM.

This event is FREE to attend, small plates and drinks available for purchase.

Acoustic Cocktail

THU, JUL 7 / 4:30 - 8 PM

Sample something delicious while lounging outdoors for LIVE music with Acoustic Cocktail. This duo performs an intoxicating mix of upbeat hits from the 60's through the 90's laced with plenty of two-part harmony. Music starts at 5:30 PM.

This event is FREE to attend, small plates and drinks available for purchase.

Jim Pagel Trio

THU, JUL 14 / 4:30 - 8 PM

Sample something delicious while lounging outdoors for LIVE music with Acoustic Cocktail. Performing a unique spin on Jazz music, Jim Pagel Trio also plays regular jazz standards, as well as plays more modern songs in a jazzy way. Music starts at 5:30 PM.

This event is FREE to attend, small plates and drinks available for purchase.

Camryn Grant

THU, JUL 21 / 4:30 - 8 PM

Sample something delicious while lounging outdoors for LIVE music with Camryn Grant. A 22-year-old musician from South Dakota who will be performing styles that range from pop, alternative, singer/songwriter, R&B, and more. Camryn’s major musical influences are Sara Bareilles, John Mayer, and YEBBA. Music starts at 5:30 PM.

This event is FREE to attend, small plates and drinks available for purchase.

Directions to Midland Center for the Arts

We are just a 2-hour drive from Detroit, Grand Rapids, and Traverse City, with easy access to US-10 and M-20.