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Musical Events

Slight Return

Due to a death in the family, Slight Return will postpone their show on March 3rd to a later date. We offer our deepest sympathies and condolences to our friend and family. May God provide comfort and peace to the family.  

Postponed

Cold Shot

Cold Shot is a tribute to the music of guitar legend Stevie Ray Vaughan. While Stevie was an original who nobody can truly match, we pride ourselves in providing the best interpretation, or imitation, that we possibly can. Our show is a celebration of Stevie's music. 

March 3, 2018 9:30PM 

Tickets at the Door $10

The Blues Conspiracy

 The Blues Conspiracy is a five piece band that pays tribute to blues greats, from Howlin Wolf and Muddy Waters to Stevie Ray Vaughan and The Allman Brothers Band. Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, Santana, Robin Trower, and ZZ Top 

March 9, 2018 9:30PM 

Tickets at the Door $5

Detroit's own AC/DC Tribute

Dirty Deeds tribute to AC/DC



March 10, 2018 9:30PM

Tickets at the Door $10

Live Bullet

Live Bullet Detroit is a tribute to Bob Seger and his Silver Bullet Band


St. Patricks March 17, 2018 9:30PM

Tickets at the Door $10

Targus

Classic Rock in its purest form - Targus with special guest Timothy James.


March 23, 2018 9:30PM

Tickets at the Door $5 

Detroit Doors

our Detroit Doors Tribute Band



March 24, 2018 9:30PM

Tickets at the Door $10

Raputa

Raputa is Michigan’s one and only J. Geils Tribute Band.  They have been nominated for Detroit Music Award for Best Tribute Band. 

April 7, 2018 9:30PM

Tickets at the Door $10

Sins of a Madman

 The Premier Ozzy Osbourne tribute show

April 14, 2018 9:30PM

Tickets at the Door $10

Joe Fabulous

Joe Fabulous and company of bad -
a tribute band to the likes of Bad Company and Paul Rogers music. 

April 21, 2018 9:30PM

Tickets at the Door $10

Detroit Rock City

 "Now THIS is what a tribute band should look like... It's always nice to meet people I can sue." - Gene Simmons "Detroit Rock City at 94.7 WCSX's Tribute Night... this band is soooo good." - Doug Podell, 94.47 WCSX  

April 28, 2018 9:30PM

Tickets at the Door $10

Black Sabbatical

 The most authentic tribute to Black Sabbath in Michigan

May 5, 2018 9:30PM

Tickets at the Door $10

Stand Up Comedy

Bill Hildenbrandt

 March 2 & 3 @ 7pm featuring Russ Brown

Listed as "one of the funniest people in Detroit" by the Detroit Free Press. A streamlined delivery that takes the everyday into Bill’s unique reality. Bill Hildebrandt has the diversity required to appeal to a wide range of audiences. He’s shared the stage with Judy Tenuta, Rita Rudner and Rosie O’Donnell. 

$15 for each show - Tickets at the door

Mike Green

 March 9 & 10 @ 7pm featuring Tim Rowlands

Mike started stand up comedy before he was old enough to drink & in the midst of the comedy boom. He was fortunate enough to work with such luminaries as: Tim Allen, Jerry Seinfeld, Brad Garrett, Ellen DeGeneres, Larry The Cable Guy, Bill Engvall, Billy Gardell and more recently Kid Rock. 

$15 for each show - Tickets at the door

Dwayne Gill

March 16 & 17 @ 7pm featuring Luis Valencia

A Detroit native, Dwayne found an outlet for his humor when he first stepped onto a comedy stage at the Ann Arbor Comedy Showcase in 1993.   “Right then I knew comedy was what I was here on earth for,”. 

$15 for each show - Tickets at the door

Luis Valencia

March 16 & 17 @ 7pm 

Luis Valencia tells his story through precisely delivered and well-crafted jokes about how it all brought him to become a Nationally Touring Standup Comedian. Luis’ comedy varies from edgy to clean.

$15 for each show - Tickets at the door

Jef Brannan

March 23 & 24 @ 7pm featuring Tom E. Thompson

Jef is a no holds barred comedian who has appeared on Evening at the Improv and Showtime as headlined venues like the Desert Inn in Las Vegas.  “Wickedly funny … outrageous and original…” — Detroit Metro Times   *explicit  

$15 for each show - Tickets at the door

Tom E. Thompson

 March 23 & 24 @ 7pm 

Tom E. figured out at an early age that humor brings people together and is an easy way to make friends. Being a self-diagnosed “food addict” and “sometimes maybe alcoholic” Tom E. shares his struggles of balancing his previous party life with his new found role as husband and step-dad to two teenage daughters. 

$15 for each show - Tickets at the door

Mark Knope

 March 30 & 31 @ 7pm featuring Tonya Murray 

A native of the Detroit-area, Mark has been making audiences laugh since 1986! With over 5,000 shows “under-his-belt,” he’s traveled from coast-to-coast and everywhere in-between.  

$15 for each show - Tickets at the door 

Tonya Murray

March 30 & 31 @ 7pm 

Born and raised in Metro Detroit, Tonya Murray’s love for making people laugh started at an early age - once she began performing stand up, she KNEW she was on the RIGHT path! Her personality and take on life as a single woman - navigating today's dating jungle.

$15 for each show - Tickets at the door 

Steve Iott

 April 6 & 7 @ 7pm featuring Jason Hagle

Steve also is a Michigan native, he writes an award-winning column posted on the Internet, and has appeared on A&E, Comedy Central, and has opened for Steven Wright, and Bill Maher.  

 $15 for each show - Tickets at the door 

Jason Hagle

 April 6 & 7 @ 7pm 

 Jason Hagle has been called one of the best performers in the Midwest.  With intelligent, relevant, and irrelevant references that bounce between hilarious and sarcastic.  His animated style keeps audiences engaged and keyed up with laughter.   

$15 for each show - Tickets at the door 

Tom McCarthy

 April 13 & 14 @ 7pm featuring Nate Armbruster

Tom is a Michigan native, and a master story teller who has seen it all and remembers some of it.  He doesn't care if you're laughing with him or at him... as long as you're laughing.

$15 for each show - Tickets at the door 

Nate Armbruster

April 13 & 14 @ 7pm 

Born in Detroit, Michigan, Nate Armbruster has been doing stand-up comedy since before he even had a driver's license. His quick wit, subtle humor, and laid back, charismatic, style  uarantees for a great show and has earned him a spot at comedy festivals such as Gilda's Laugh Fest and The World Series of Comedy in Las Vegas.

$15 for each show - Tickets at the door 

Ken Evans

 April 20 & 21 @ 7pm featuring Tom Massey

Ken brings a boy-next-door persona to the stage, Ken Evans has an bservational style of comedy that relates to every audience member. Ken Evans energy is electric and his act is very visual, bringing his comedy to life with his command of the stage. The Orlando Sentinel said “Ken Evans’ biting wit is like viewing life through broken glass.  

$15 for each show - Tickets at the door 

Bill Bushart

 April 27 & 28 @ 7pm featuring Wes Ward

Bill Bushart is a Detroit area favorite.  His high energy interactions with the audience will keep you on your toes.  He’s worked with Gilbert Gottfried, Roy Wood, Jr. and Lewis Black.  He’s performed at the Odd Ball Comedy Festival at DTE, LaughFest in Grand Rapids and D.C. Comedy Fest.  This is a show you don’t want to miss! *explicit 

$15 for each show - Tickets at the door 

Wes Ward

 April 27 & 28 @ 7pm

Detroit stand-up comic Wes Ward has performed at comedy clubs across the midwest. He was a finalist at the Border City Comedy Festival and is a frequent performer at Laugh Fest. 

 $15 for each show - Tickets at the door  

Sal Demilio

 May 4 & 5 @ 7pm featuring Dan Simon

Growing up Italian there was never a shortage of food, "I would have liked to have eaten out, but until McDonalds comes out with a 30 piece McRavioli, I'm eating at Mamma Louise's.  Sal is a national headliner and performs regularly at such top clubs.

$15 for each show - Tickets at the door 

Dan Simon

  May 4 & 5 @ 7pm 

Dan Simon brings his quick-wit, fast paced style of comedy to the stage with a show that covers a wide range of topics. Whether he is concerned with the non-migratory habits of the American homeless population, to the pitfalls of drinking, to stories about growing up the youngest of three hell raising boys, 

$15 for each show - Tickets at the door 

Billy Ray Bauer

 May  11 & 12 @ 7pm featuring Gary George

Billy Ray has been touring for 30 years.  His shows are clever, naughty and funny enough to make your stomach hurt and tears roll down your cheeks. He's worked with some of your favorite comedians including Tim Allen, Drew Carey, The Smothers Brothers, Lewis Black and Richard Jeni.

$15 for each show - Tickets at the door 

Bryan McCree

 May  18 & 19 @ 7pm featuring Sean Hunter

Bryan is well known for his skits on Mad TV, Comedy Central and most recently Comic's Unleashed with Bryon Allen.  He has shared the stage with Sinbad, George Wallace and the Isley Brothers.

$15 for each show - Tickets at the door

The Water is Sweet

Michigan at its best

50 Beers on tap and

majority will be Craft Beers made in Michigan!  

Burgers are "all natural" which means NO hormones, steroids, and antibiotics. 


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People who love to laugh, live healthier lives.  It's the basic recipe for living happy. There is nothing more powerful than moving people, and comedians do just that by making us... Laugh!!!   


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Music is the oldest and most cherished ritual.  No matter what religion we practice, where we live, or what skin color we have... Music brings us together!!!



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The Water is Sweet

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Sweetwater Entertainment

1450 S Hospital Rd, Waterford, Michigan 48327, United States

248-779-7950

Hours

11:00 am till 2 in the morning 

7 Days a Week