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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. The small plates menu is not available during pre-show events outside of Thursday evenings.

Upcoming Artists & Events

The Pendulum Lounge will be closed on Thursday, DEC 22 & DEC 29 for the holidays.

Jim Pagel Trio

THU, DEC 8 / 4:30 - 8 PM

Sample something delicious while lounging mid-century with LIVE music from Jim Pagel Trio, a local jazz trio that specializes in hot-style jazz. Music starts at 5:30 PM. Follow the trio here to learn more.

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

Cold Cut Trio

THU, DEC 15 / 4:30 - 8 PM

Sample something delicious while lounging mid-century with LIVE music from Cold Cut Trio performing acoustic music. Music starts at 5:30 PM. Follow the trio here to learn more.

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.