Our Sam Adams Promo Event in July was so busy that we are running it again, but wow did our keg of Cherry Wheat ever go fast!  We still have Cherry Wheat in bottles, but now our friends at Sam Adams are treating our Sleder’s patrons to another seasonal favorite, and we’re likely the first in town to have it: Octoberfest is back!  Don’t miss […]

Party season has begun!  Graduations, weddings, receptions, reunions, and the glorious longer days of almost-summer have many local Northern Michiganders already busy hosting guests and welcoming home those who have been away.  Some haven’t been home since the holidays.  For others, it’s been since last summer.  Still more haven’t been Up North since the last family wedding.  Welcome back!  Welcome home!  And to those experiencing […]

May 13, 2018

Happy Mother’s Day!


Celebrate Mother’s Day at Michigan’s oldest restaurant, Sleder’s Family Tavern!  We promise mom will love the menu, the historic decor, and our special Mother’s Day concert on the porch at 3pm.  Concert tickets are available in advance  for $20 or at the door for $25.  Or dine with us in the main barroom where there is a handsome moose to kiss for luck!  From our […]

Sleder’s spectacular On the Porch Music Series is planning a very special concert for its final show of the 2018 season. Cameron Blake will be performing songs from his new album, Fear Not, a courageous and intimate collection of songs that takes you on a journey to places far and wide, within and without.  Reviewers praise the CD as “exquisitely poetic” (Huffington Post), “emotionally stirring” (American Songwriter), […]

Sleder’s Family Tavern is delighted to announce the next performance in the On the Porch Music Series: Adair Correll and the “Older than Dirt Boys” Band.  This performance will be a release party for their CD, On My Bucket List, which captures Adair’s wit and wisdom of a life filled with music.  Adair’s songs are a blend of humor and real life experiences woven together with thought […]

Every St. Patrick’s Day, families and friends come together at Sleder’s to tell stories, eat a hearty Irish meal, drink what they please, and make happy memories.  For many this is the holiday to finally get together with that old friend and catch up over some Jameson Irish Whiskey.  For others, this is the day you get to see grandma drink a pint of Guinness […]

Spring is on its way and so is one of the best folk singers ever: Bill Staines!    Bill will be bringing his iconic voice and guitar to Sleder’s on March 25 for an afternoon concert on the porch that you will not want to miss. Bill’s discography includes 26 albums and classic folk songs such as “River,” “Early Morning Rain,” and “The Roseville Fair.” You’ve probably […]

Sleder’s Family Tavern is pleased to announce Kennedy’s Kitchen will be performing On the Porch! The On the Porch concert series is a monthly showcase featuring performers singing their original work in a club atmosphere.  It is a commitment to allow artists to perform their music in a concert setting, and the series focuses on performers who write/sing/perform their own material.   This performance by Kennedy’s Kitchen […]

The first of February couldn’t have come soon enough, and look what February brings:  Groundhog Day, Super Bowl Sunday, The 2018 Winter Olympic Games, Fat Tuesday, Valentine’s Day, the long Presidents’ Day weekend, and on Monday, February 26 at 7 pm on the porch at Sleder’s, the late George Carlin’s opening act for 140+ shows, a concert performance you won’t want to miss: Vance Gilbert!  Are […]

Here’s the 2018 On the Porch Music Series Lineup for January, February, and March.  Tickets are available in advance or at the door.  For ticket info, click here. January 21 @ 4 – Boyne City guitarist and vocalist Robin Berry and These Good Souls featuring Traverse City visual artist, bassist Glenn Wolff, percussionist Dave Goodwin, trombonist Steve Carey, and electric guitarist/bassist Chris Michels.   February 26 @ 7 […]

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