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  • Sunday
  • 5/9
  • 10:00 AM
Drag Show Sunday - Mother's Day Edition

Drag Show Sunday - Mother's Day Edition

Two Shows! 10am & 1pm.
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  • Monday
  • 5/10
  • 9:00 PM
Writers Circle

Writers Circle

Check out the local talent every Monday night at the Writers Circle!
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  • Tuesday
  • 5/11
  • 8:00 PM
Blake Shaw

Blake Shaw

Iowa City's own Blake Shaw Live From the Dive!
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  • Tuesday
  • 5/11
  • 10:00 PM
Dalles Jacobus

Dalles Jacobus

Check out a great set by Iowa City's Dalles Jacobus!
  • Wednesday
  • 5/12
  • 9:00 PM
Karaoke at the Dive!

Karaoke at the Dive!

It's your turn to step up on stage and show us what you got!
  • Thursday
  • 5/13
  • 7:00 PM
Thad Zimmerman

Thad Zimmerman

Live tunes by Thad Zimmerman!
  • Thursday
  • 5/13
  • 9:00 PM
DJ Rafrica on the Dance Hall Stage

DJ Rafrica on the Dance Hall Stage

Two stages of entertainment at Elray's!
  • Thursday
  • 5/13
  • 10:00 PM
Summer 97

Summer 97

Catch Summer 97 Live From the Dive May 13th-15th
  • Friday
  • 5/14
  • 6:30 PM
Austin Skinner & Bailey Callahan

Austin Skinner & Bailey Callahan

Nashville duo does a 2 night stand at Elray's!
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  • Friday
  • 5/14
  • 9:00 PM
DJ Stuffin on the Dance Hall Stage

DJ Stuffin on the Dance Hall Stage

Bring your dancin' pants & hit the back room for DJ Stuffin!
  • Friday
  • 5/14
  • 10:00 PM
Summer 97

Summer 97

Catch Summer 97 Live From the Dive May 13th-15th
  • Saturday
  • 5/15
  • 6:30 PM
Austin Skinner & Bailey Callahan

Austin Skinner & Bailey Callahan

Nashville duo does a 2 night stand at Elray's!
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  • Saturday
  • 5/15
  • 10:00 PM
Summer 97

Summer 97

Catch Summer 97 Live From the Dive May 13th-15th
  • Saturday
  • 5/15
  • 10:00 PM
Dr Dupe in the Dance Hall

Dr Dupe in the Dance Hall

Live music on the front stage & a DJ set by Dr Dupe on the back stage!
  • Thursday
  • 5/20
  • 8:00 PM
James Tutson

James Tutson

Solo set by one of Iowa City's finest singer-songwriters
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Free Show
  • Thursday
  • 5/20
  • 10:00 PM
Reggae Rapids

Reggae Rapids

Influences of hip hop with the classic vibes of reggae
  • Friday
  • 5/21
  • 8:00 PM
Lakeview

Lakeview

Infusing country soul, rock scope, and pop ambition into a singular style. Free show.
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Free Concert!
  • Friday
  • 5/21
  • 10:00 PM
Jordan Danielsen

Jordan Danielsen

Jordan brings the band to Elray's for a late night set!
  • Saturday
  • 5/22
  • 8:00 PM
Lakeview

Lakeview

Infusing country soul, rock scope, and pop ambition into a singular style. May 21st & 22nd @8pm. Free Shows!
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Free Concert!
  • Tuesday
  • 5/25
  • 7:00 PM
The Nate Armento Benefit & Tribute Show

The Nate Armento Benefit & Tribute Show

Critical Mass & Kevin Burt celebrate the life of their pal Nate Armento. All funds raised will benefit AFSP in honor of Nate.
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Free with Donations Accepted
  • Thursday
  • 5/27
  • 10:00 PM
Clint Riedel & the Blue Ribbon Ramblers

Clint Riedel & the Blue Ribbon Ramblers

Spend your holiday weekend at Elray's with some live music! Catch Clint & the band May 27th-29th at 10pm!
  • Friday
  • 5/28
  • 10:00 PM
Clint Riedel & the Blue Ribbon Ramblers

Clint Riedel & the Blue Ribbon Ramblers

Spend your holiday weekend at Elray's with some live music! Catch Clint & the band May 27th-29th at 10pm!
  • Saturday
  • 5/29
  • 10:00 PM
Clint Riedel & the Blue Ribbon Ramblers

Clint Riedel & the Blue Ribbon Ramblers

Spend your holiday weekend at Elray's with some live music! Catch Clint & the band May 27th-29th at 10pm!
  • Sunday
  • 5/30
  • 8:00 PM
Sunday Night Karaoke - Memorial Day Weekend

Sunday Night Karaoke - Memorial Day Weekend

No work tomorrow so hang out & sing with the Dive team at Elray's!
  • Thursday
  • 6/3
  • 10:00 PM
After School Special

After School Special

3 night stand June 3rd-5th by Nashville's After School Special band!
Free Before 8pm, $5 Cover after 8
  • Friday
  • 6/4
  • 10:00 PM
After School Special

After School Special

3 night stand June 3rd-5th by Nashville's After School Special band!
Free Before 8pm, $5 Cover after 8
  • Saturday
  • 6/5
  • 8:00 PM
Brass Tower

Brass Tower

Iowa City's rock/jazz/funk brass band kicks off Saturday night at Elray's
Free Before 8pm, $5 Cover after 8
  • Saturday
  • 6/5
  • 10:00 PM
After School Special

After School Special

3 night stand June 3rd-5th by Nashville's After School Special band!
Free Before 8pm, $5 Cover after 8
  • Thursday
  • 6/10
  • 6:00 PM
Stacey Kelleher

Stacey Kelleher

Nashville artist Stacey Kelleher does a 3 night residency Live From the Dive!
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  • Thursday
  • 6/10
  • 8:00 PM
Nolan Sotillo

Nolan Sotillo

Over the course of his career, the singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and actor has attracted a fervent fan base via a series of independent releases and high-profile roles.
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Free Show
  • Friday
  • 6/11
  • 6:00 PM
Stacey Kelleher

Stacey Kelleher

Nashville artist Stacey Kelleher does a 3 night residency Live From the Dive!
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  • Friday
  • 6/11
  • 10:00 PM
90's Dance Party with Fool House

90's Dance Party with Fool House

Prepare to go back to the golden era of boy bands, pop stars, hip hop, and pop punk with the Fool House Band!
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$5 at the door, Free before 8pm
  • Saturday
  • 6/12
  • 6:30 PM
Stacey Kelleher

Stacey Kelleher

Nashville artist Stacey Kelleher does a 3 night residency Live From the Dive!
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  • Saturday
  • 6/12
  • 7:00 PM
Ingrid Streitz - Dance Hall Stage

Ingrid Streitz - Dance Hall Stage

Iowa's own Ingrid Streitz opens for Paul Childers at 7pm on the back room stage
  • Saturday
  • 6/12
  • 8:00 PM
Paul Childers - Dance Hall Stage

Paul Childers - Dance Hall Stage

Blending Pop, R&B, and Soul, catch Paul Childers for a live concert on the back stage!
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$5 Cover, Free Before 8pm
  • Thursday
  • 6/17
  • 7:00 PM
Ingrid Streitz

Ingrid Streitz

Iowa City's Ingrid Streitz
  • Saturday
  • 6/19
  • 10:00 PM
Brett Westgrove

Brett Westgrove

Nashville's Brett Westgrove Live From the Dive June 17th-19th!
  • Tuesday
  • 6/22
  • 8:00 PM
An Evening With Griffin House

An Evening With Griffin House

“If you are looking to be blown away by raw talent, then look no further than Griffin House.” —American Songwriter
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$20 advance/$25 day of show

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  • Saturday
  • 6/26
  • 8:00 PM
VIVIAN

VIVIAN

Dream Pop duo from Colorado plays the back room at Elray's
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$5 Cover at the Door
  • Saturday
  • 6/26
  • 10:00 PM
The One Nite Band

The One Nite Band

It's a 3 night stand with the One Nite Band June 24th-26th!
  • Sunday
  • 7/4
  • 10:00 PM
Jacob Martin Band - 4th of July Bash

Jacob Martin Band - 4th of July Bash

Iowa native & current Nashville musician brings his band to Elray's to celebrate the 4th! Come see us after the fireworks!
  • Friday
  • 7/9
  • 8:00 PM
84- Van Halen Tribute

84- Van Halen Tribute

The Ultimate Van Halen tribute experience takes over the Dance Hall stage at Elray's!
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$12 adv/$15 dos

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  • Saturday
  • 7/10
  • 10:00 PM
Rachel Horter Band

Rachel Horter Band

Rachel Horter brings her band to Iowa City for 3 amazing nights July 8th-10th!
  • Friday
  • 7/16
  • 9:00 PM
City Park

City Park

Iowa City's own City Park live at Elray's!
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  • Saturday
  • 7/24
  • 10:00 PM
UltraBeat

UltraBeat

Chicago's UltraBeat brings their electrifying dance set to Elray's featuring the best of EDM & power pop tunes!
  • Saturday
  • 7/31
  • 9:00 PM
The Giving Moon

The Giving Moon

Chicago indie rockers play a concert in the back room at Elray's
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$5 Cover at the Door, Free Before 8pm
  • Saturday
  • 7/31
  • 10:00 PM
Katie Colosimo

Katie Colosimo

When Katie Colosimo takes the stage, she isn’t playing it safe. Or soft. Her energy in front of an audience commands attention! July 29th-31st
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  • Wednesday
  • 8/4
  • 6:00 PM
My One and Only

My One and Only

'Southern Soul & Curious Grit' - catch My One and Only live at Elray's
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  • Friday
  • 8/6
  • 10:00 PM
Trophy Dads

Trophy Dads

Just some dads who thought it would be a good idea to get together and rock out some 90's jams!
  • Friday
  • 8/13
  • 10:00 PM
JB Crockett

JB Crockett

JB Crockett Band live Aug 12th-13th!
  • Saturday
  • 9/18
  • 6:30 PM
Jordan Beem

Jordan Beem

From Des Moines to the Dive, it's Jordan Beem!
  • Friday
  • 9/24
  • 6:30 PM
The Schmidt Brothers

The Schmidt Brothers

Energetic trio of brothers playing a multi-genre set of tunes!
  • Thursday
  • 10/7
  • 8:00 PM
Christian Lopez

Christian Lopez

Singer-songwriter & multi-instrumentalist live in Iowa City.
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Free Show
  • Saturday
  • 10/16
  • 6:30 PM
The Schmidt Brothers

The Schmidt Brothers

Energetic trio of brothers playing a multi-genre set of tunes!
  • Monday
  • 12/27
  • 12:00 PM
Booking

Booking

Contact MrElray@elraysliveanddive.com for entertainment booking
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  • Thursday
  • 12/30
  • 5:00 PM
Reserve a Private Party

Reserve a Private Party

We have lots of room for you to reserve a private party at Elray's! Email Bret@elraysliveanddive.com.
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