212 Division Street, Northfield 507-663-0342
The Tavern Lounge is located on the main level of the Archer House River Inn. Open seven days a week, the Lounge offers a full bar with craft beers and specialty cocktails, along with a tasty appetizer menu. The cozy, casual atmosphere draws college students, locals, and tourists alike, creating the perfect setting for catching up with friends or relaxing and enjoying a good book.
The Lounge is also a popular destination for great live music, presented Thursday through Saturday evenings, and featuring some of Minnesota's best musicians.
In warm months, the Lounge's outdoor deck overlooking the Cannon River is the perfect place in Northfield to to sit outside and enjoy a beverage and the view.
Lounge Hours : 3 pm until Midnight, 7 days a week
Live Music: Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays beginning at 8 pm
Wilkinson James (Liz Wilkinson and AJ Scheiber) join Fred the Bear with a unique brand of folk and honky-tonk. With their Appalachian roots proudly showing and their hearts on their sleeves, they grab listeners with hooky but rootsy self-penned songs that have been described as the bastard offspring of June Carter Cash and Townes Van Zandt. Their critically-acclaimed debut album has been featured on 89.3 The Current (Radio Heartland), KFAI and Northfield’s KYMN Radio. Special guest Michael Ray Pfeifer lends his own critically-acclaimed brand of rootsy rock to the evening