Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

We’ve got a couple of fun holiday weekends coming up here at the Commander and JJ’s Pub! Stop by for JJ’s Bar Bingo on Saturday, December 23rd for your chance at the $1669 jackpot. Bingo starts at 2pm. Enjoy the music of Joel Edwin after bingo and watch the Vikings take on the Packers at 7:30pm. On Friday & Saturday party with “Music Junkies” at the Commander starting at 9pm. On Sunday, Christmas Eve, JJ’s will be closed, but the Commander will be open until 4pm (the kitchen closes at 1pm), and both JJ’s and the Commander will be closed on Christmas Day.

New Year’s weekend we’ve got Lisa Wenger playing at JJ’s after Bar Bingo on Saturday. and three nights of great entertainment at the Commander with “Vintage Raggs” on Friday, Saturday and Sunday — New Year’s Eve! Our New Year’s Eve dinner special are Osso Bucco with mashed potatoes, 5oz Tenderloin & Shrimp Scampi with choice of potato or wild rice, and 8oz Sirloin & Lobster Tail with choice of potato or wild rice. All dinners come with salad, rolls, dessert, champagne and party favors. Call 218-562-4198 for reservations. We hope you can spend part of your holiday with us, but whatever you do we wish you a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!


Kraut Fest!

Don’t miss the Pelican Lakes Conservation Club’s 10th Annual Kraut Fest coming up this Saturday, September 23rd! They’ll be serving up pork sandwiches, beans, German potato salad, and sauerkraut, all for only $6.00! And be sure to try a slice of Kraut cake for an extra dollar. The fun starts at noon in front of JJ’s Pub!

Commander Holiday Events

We want to wish everyone a very Happy Holiday Season and let you know about what’s coming up over the next couple of weeks. Friday, December 23rd, stop by JJ’s Pub for the meat raffle at 5:30, and party with “Pandemic” at the Commander starting at 9:30. On Saturday December 24th, the Commander will be closing at noon, but JJ’s Pub will be open for the Vikings-Packers game. The kitchen will be open during the game. So come out and cheer on the Vikes during the final game of the season! The Commander and JJ’s will both be closed on Christmas Day (so no karaoke on Sunday night). And make your plans to spend New Year’s Eve at the Commander with “Vintage Raggs”. We’ve got three great dinner specials including Prime Rib, Walleye, or Steak and Lobster, all including dessert, party favors and champagne! Call us at 218-562-4198 for reservations. Have a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Happy Labor Day Weekend!

It’s the last big holiday weekend of the summer, but don’t worry — we’ve got lots of fun planned for the month of September here at the Commander and JJ’s Pub!  Start it off with some great live music over Labor Day weekend as we welcome “5 Minute Major” on Friday and Saturday nights, and “Them Pesky Kids” on Sunday night at the Commander.  And don’t miss Mark Stary at JJ’s Pub after Bar Bingo on Saturday!  JJ’s will be open on Sundays starting September 11th for Vikings games.  And you won’t want to miss the Pelican Lakes Conservation Club’s 9th Annual Kraut Fest at JJ’s on Saturday, September 17th!  Check our calendar of events and our Facebook page for all the details.  We hope to see you!

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at the Commander and JJ’s Pub! We’ll be closed on Thursday so that everyone can enjoy the day with friends and family, but we look forward to seeing you this weekend!

Happy Halloween!

Don’t miss our big Commander Halloween Party on Saturday, October 31st, with entertainment by “Audio Circus”! The costume contest will be judged around 11pm with cash prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place, so come dressed in your most awesome creation! And for our friends in the hospitality business who have to work that night (or anyone else who loves to have fun!), we’re having a pre-Halloween Bash at JJ’s Pub on Tuesday, October 27th! We’ll have a costume contest with cash prizes and music by “The Soupbones”. We hope to see you!

Former Viking Matt Blair at JJ’s Pub!

Stop by JJ’s Pub on Monday night, September 14th, when we welcome former Viking Matt Blair. He’ll be here signing autographs from 7-9pm, and join us to cheer on the Vikes when they meet the 49ers on Monday Night Football!

Happy Labor Day Weekend!

Join us this weekend for 3 big nights of Live Entertainment with The Todd Douglas Band, appearing Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Commander! Don’t miss JJ’s Pub Bar Bingo at 2pm on Saturday, with music by Mark Stary following bingo. And Commander Karaoke rounds out the weekend at 7pm on Monday night. Enjoy!

Customer Appreciation Pig Roast

Join us on Saturday, May 2nd at Noon, for our Annual Customer Appreciation Pig Roast! There’ll be prize drawings and yummy food, so stop by and say hello. We appreciate you!

Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is Saturday, February 14th. Treat your Sweetheart to Dinner for Two at the Commander!

Filet Mignon and Jumbo Shrimp Scampi, served with roasted parsley baby red potatoes, choice of soup or salad, dessert and champagne. $49.95 per couple. Call 218-562-4198 for reservations.