Happy Halloween!

Our annual Halloween Party and Costume Contest is on Saturday, October 26th at 9pm. There will be cash prizes for the best costumes and live music by “Shirts & Skins”!

And Friday, Oct 25th, be sure to check out “Pucktoberfest”, a fundraiser at the Commander from 6pm to 9pm in support of the Northern Lakes Lightning Girls Hockey Team. Tickets are $25.00 and are available from any Girls Hockey Player or at the door.

Happy July 4th!

Don’t miss any of the fun at the Commander and JJ’s Pub this week! At the Commander, we’ve got 4 nights of great LIVE music with “Critical Mass” on Weds & Thurs, and “Legacy of the Loud” on Friday & Saturday. At JJ’s Pub we’ve got our Friday night Meat Raffle at 5:30, and on Saturday Bar Bingo at 2pm, and 2-for-1 Happy Hour at 5pm with music by Mark Stary. And the kitchen will be open until midnight Weds through Saturday. Stop by and see us!

Super Bowl Party at JJ’s Pub

Don’t miss the big game at JJ’s Pub on Sunday February 3rd! Pre-game appetizers, a fabulous half-time buffet and lots of great prize drawings – all for $20.00 per person. And if you’ve collected weekly prize tickets during the Vikings games, don’t forget to bring them for your chance at the grand prize of a trip for two to Vegas! The fun starts at 3pm!

Happy July 4th!

We’ve got 4 big nights of live music coming up at the Commander this holiday week! The Devon Worley Band is here Weds and Thursday, July 4th and 5th, and Skitzo Fonik will be rockin’ the Commander stage on Friday & Saturday, July 6th and 7th! And don’t miss Mark Stary at JJ’s Pub after Bar Bingo on Saturday!

And we’re honored to have been nominated in several categories for the 2018 Best of the Brainerd Lakes contest! We’ve been nominated for Best Live Entertainment, Best Bar, Best Burger, Best Pizza, Best Pequot/Breezy Restaurant, and JJ’s Pub is nominated for Best Place to Watch the Big Game! Voting starts Monday, July 2nd and goes through August 21st at www.BrainerdDispatch.com/bestofbrainerdlakes. We’d love to get your votes!

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Valentine’s Day is Wednesday, February 14th. Why not treat your sweetie to dinner at the Commander? Our Valentine’s Day dinner special is Steak and Lobster with a choice of baked potato or wild rice, soup or salad, plus dessert and champagne, all for $39.95!

Commander Halloween Party!

Get your most awesome costume ready and join us on Saturday, October 28th for our big Commander Halloween Bash! We went completely over the top with the decorations this year, so we hope to see you dressed up and ready to party when Audio Circus takes the stage at 9pm! Cash prizes for the best costumes!

Happy Labor Day Weekend!

Join us at the Commander and JJ’s Pub for the last big holiday weekend of the summer!  We’ll have 3 nights of great live music with “Pandemic” when they return to rock the Commander Friday, Saturday and Sunday nites.  Enjoy music by the fabulous Mark Stary at JJ’s after Bingo on Saturday from 5-9pm.  And speaking of Bingo, the jackpot for Saturday is up to $1482 in 56 numbers or less! (Are you feeling lucky?) Bar Bingo begins at 2pm.  And end a perfect holiday weekend on Monday night with a little Commander Karaoke starting at 7pm!  There’s alot going on, so don’t miss a minute of it!

Live Entertainment at the Commander and JJ’s Pub

July is HOT here at the Commander and JJ’s Pub. We’ve always got great live music every Friday and Saturday, but this week don’t miss Steven and Abby at JJ’s Pub Monday through Wednesday, July 10th, 11th and 12th at 7:30pm.  And if you’re a Sinatra fan, you’ll want to be at the Commander on Sunday, July 16th and July 30th for a “Tribute to Sinatra” starting at 5:30pm. We hope to see you!

Super Bowl Party

Don’t miss our big Super Bowl Party at JJ’s Pub on Sunday, February 5th! Just $10 gets you yummy pre-game appetizers, a fabulous half-time buffet, and tons of great prize drawings. And if you’ve collected weekly drawing tickets from our Vikings parties don’t forget to bring them for the grand prize drawing of a trip to Vegas! We hope to see you here!

Kraut Fest!

Don’t miss the 9th annual Pelican Lakes Conservation Club’s Kraut Fest this Saturday, September 17th, starting at Noon on the JJ’s Pub patio! They’ll be serving up pork sandwiches, German potato salad, Kraut Cake, and the star of the show — Sauerkraut!! Only $7.00 per person.