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
“Vicky Emerson has voice like a fallen angel that's as pretty as it is
strong, and now she backs it up with growing lyrical depth and richly blue
Americana arrangements on her third album, Wake Me When the Wind Dies
Down.” — Star Tribune
Vicky Emerson’s music is steeped in blues, folk and traditional country, blended with her Americana trademark sound. Vocally and musically, Vicky taps into spark and sass that fans love to see when she plays live. Her latest release, “Wake Me When The Wind Dies Down,” is reminiscent of classic works by the likes of Shawn Colvin, Lucinda Williams and Emmylou Harris.On the heels of popular appearances at Twin Cities venues like the Dakota, the Cedar and the Aster – it’s a treat to have Vicky performing in the intimate setting of the Lounge.