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Courtney Elder - Bartender of the year

Readers’ Choice: Courtney Elder – Best Bartender

Three Rivers Commercial News | Samantha May, Staff Writer THREE RIVERS ― Readers of the Three Rivers Commercial-News chose Courtney Elder as the 2019 Best Bartender with a Readers Choice Award. Elder, originally of Marcellus, has been Three Rivers residents’ go-to bartender at the Riviera Theatre for the last four years. Her bubbly and easy-to-talk-to […]

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The Legacy of Tom Petty lives on

Three Rivers Commercial News | Samantha May, Staff Writer THREE RIVERS ― The legacy of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers lives on through a six-member band from Grand Rapids. The Insiders, a Tom Petty Tribute Band, was formed shortly after the passing of the legend by founding member Max Lockwood. In October 2017, Lockwood pulled together […]

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‘A dose of positivity’

Three Rivers Commercial News | Samantha May, Staff Writer THREE RIVERS — A four-man harmony group is set to bring a “dose of positivity” to this year’s holiday season during its Ha Ha Holiday Show at the Riviera Theatre on Friday, Dec. 14. After performing an impromptu harmony at the Michigan State University’s Glee Club […]

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Original performer to kickoff tour at Riviera

Three Rivers Commercial News | Samantha May, Staff Writer THREE RIVERS ― Grown up rarely in a home, but in a beaten-down bus traveling around the country with a family bluegrass band, music is simply rooted into David Mayfield’s way of life. On Thursday, Oct. 11, Mayfield of the David Mayfield Parade will grace the […]

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‘Grooving and moving’ Seven-piece band to rock the Riviera

Three Rivers Commercial News | Samantha May, Staff Writer THREE RIVERS ― A seven-piece energetic groove band is scheduled to rock the Riviera Theatre with classic vinyl hits and a Motown feel. Each member of Memphis Underground brings a unique sound to the stage. With a horn section, female and male voacls, two keyboardists, a […]

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Musical comedy filmed in downtown Three Rivers

Three Rivers Commercial News | Samantha May, Staff Writer THREE RIVERS ― The historic Main Street of downtown Three Rivers served as a backdrop for an independent movie that filmed over the weekend. On Friday and Sunday, segments of Main Street were closed for the filming of a musical comedy named Moondance. Producer Chase Crawford […]

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Cloudmouth & Lune set to play at Riviera tonight

Three Rivers Commercial News | Alek Frost, Managing Editor Show starts at 8 p.m. with $5 suggested cover THREE RIVERS ― Two musical acts will perform in the Riviera Theatre Bar tonight, Saturday, Sept. 29 in downtown Three Rivers. Cloudmouth will kickoff the evening around 8 p.m. According to the Nashville Scene the three piece band […]

Before and After of Riviera Theatre Auditorium

Riviera Theatre celebrates a decade under the Monroe family

Three Rivers Commercial News | Samantha May, Staff Writer THREE RIVERS ― The Riviera Theatre underwent over $1 million in renovations to prepare for its grand opening on Aug. 22, 2008, over a decade ago. Owner Bruce Monroe said that after purchasing the building in the summer of 2005, the much-needed renovations took roughly three […]

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Riviera Theatre & Bar 10 Year Anniversary

Today is the Riviera Theatre’s 10 year anniversary of re-opening! We’ve been celebrating with a Summer of Tributes ending with 1964… The Tribute and had a special two week showing of Yellow Submarine earlier this month. Since today is the actual official date everything was open for business and 1964 isn’t here until the end […]

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Everybody Becomes a Beatles Fan, It Unites Everybody

Three Rivers Commercial News | Alek Frost, Managing Editor THREE RIVERS — 1964 the Tribute, a Beatles tribute band that Rolling Stone Magazine has called the “Best Beatles Tribute on Earth,” will bring Beatlemania to downtown Three Rivers when they perform at the Riviera Theatre on both Friday, Aug. 31 and Saturday, Sept. 1. A […]