Monday, March 23, 2015

- Music festivals - Midwest ( some - upper ) - 2015 - April - May -

 - For The Festival People - 


(Apr. 10 – 12)Roots and Bluegrass Festival
  • River Falls, WI
Hear music at half a dozen venues in the downtown of this western Wisconsin college town.
(Apr. 23 – 25)Mid West Music Fest
  • Winona, MN
More than 75 musical groups in all genres play in museums, galleries, cafes and arts centers across town. There are arts workshops for children, too.

(Apr. 26 – May 3)Homegrown Music Festival
  • Duluth, MN
More than 100 musical acts will perform in venues around the Twin Ports, plus film, visual arts and beer.


(May 17 – 24)North Country Dylan Celebration
  Duluth, MN
The town in which Bob Dylan was born its native son with pub trivia, a poetry showcase, a Blood on the Tracks Express rolling musical revue on Thursday, a singer-songwriter contest Friday and, on Saturday, a bus tour to Hibbing and back and an evening acoustic salute to Dylan.

(May 21 – 25)North Iowa Band Festival
  Mason City, IA
There's a carnival, craft show and car cruise, but don't miss the 10 a.m. Saturday band parade in this northern Iowa town, which Meredith Willson made famous in "The Music Man.''
(May 22 – 25)World's Largest Brat Fest
  Madison, WI
There's music on four stages, with headliners including the Charlie Daniels Band, plus the world's largest touring grill (a Johnsonville semi that can cook 750 brats at a time), the Oscar Meyer Wienermobile,  carnival rides and Sunday fireworks. Admission is free. Outside the Alliant Energy Center.
(May 22 – 25)Chicago Gaelic Park Irish Festival
  Oak Forest, IL
In this west Chicago suburb, there's lots of music, plus a petting zoo, hurling, theater, Irish dog and pony exhibits and red hair, freckle and bonnie baby contests.
(May 24)BobFest
  Spring Green, WI
The Spring Green General Store in this artistic town on the Wisconsin River celebrates Bob Dylan's 74th birthday with free outdoor music.
(May 28 – 31)Bluegrass Festival
  Niles, MI
Listen to American roots music on two stages along the banks of the St. Joseph River. There's also a carnival, arts show and games.

Thursday, March 19, 2015

- Salsa Time Band - 31775 Grand River Ave - Farmington Hills - MI - Sunday - - March 22, 2015 - - - 6 PM -

- Giving Isaac's new band a plug -

At the American Legion Post - x
Where they do the YA Salsa Sunday Socials -


 - Salsa Time Band - 
-  31775 Grand River Ave - 
-  Farmington Hills - MI - 
-  Sunday - March 22, 2015 - 6 PM -

Saturday, March 7, 2015

- Southeast Lower Michigan - Festivals & Music Events - March - June - 2015 -




 Festivals & Music Events - Southeast Lower Michigan

Ann Arbor Film Festival
March 24-29, 2015 
downtown Ann Arbor

Spring Fling Artisan Market
April 12, 2015 
Northville Comm. Senior Center

Hometown Days - Swartz Creek
May 28-31, 2015
locations throughout Swartz Creek

Islandfest - Grosse Ile
May 29-31, 2015
throughout Gross Ile

Curwood Festival - Owosso
June 4-7, 2015
locations throughout Owosso

Bridge Fest - Bridgeport
June 11-14, 2015
Dixie Highway & Bearcat Bld

Ya'ssoo Greek Festival
June 5-7, 2015
St Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church

Motor City Pride Festival
usually early June, 2015 TBA
Hart Plaza

Bavarian Festival
June 11-14, 2015
throughout Frankenmuth

Cutlerville Days - Cutlerville
usually mid June, 2015 TBA
Cutler Park & other locations

National Strawberry Festival
June 19-21, 2015
locations throughout Belleville

Harley Fest - Sterling Heights
usually mid June, 2015 TBA
14900 Metropolitan Parkway

Mid-Michigan Renaissance Fest.
usually throughout June, 2015 TBA
Grainger family property in Vassar

KCQ Free Music Concert
usually late June, 2015 TBA
Ojibway Island

Detroit River Days - Detroit
usually late June, 2015 TBA
Ren Cen, Milliken St Park

Michigan Challenge Balloonfest
June 26-28, 2015
Howell High School

Stars & Stripes Festival
usually late June, 2015 TBA
14900 Metropolitan Parkway

Air Show/Balloon Festival
usually early July, 2015 TBA
W.K. Kellogg Airport

Blue Water Fest - Port Huron
usually mid July, 2015 TBA
downtown Port Huron

Uncle Sam Jam - Woodhaven
usually mid July, 2015 TBA
Civic Center Park

Ann Arbor Summer Festival
June 12-July 5, 2015
locations throughout Ann Arbor

American Polish Fest.
July 10-12, 2015
American Polish Century Club

Attica Days Festival - Attica
July 10-11, 2015
Attica Township Park

Paradise Valley Music Festival
usually mid July, 2015 TBA
Paradise Valley Park

Michigan Antique Festival
July 15-19, 2015
Midland County Fairgrounds

Michigan Vet Fest 
July 18-19, 2015
Motor City Eagles Place

Growing Up Green
July 18, 2015
Packard Proving Grounds

Michigan Jazz Fest - Livonia
July 21, 2015 
Schoolcraft College

Art & Music - Sterling Heights
July 23-25, 2015
City Center Campus

Yale Bologna Festival - Yale
July 24-26, 2015
downtown Hale & other locations

Riverfest - St. Clair 
usually late July, 2015 TBA
Palmer Park in St. Clair

21st An. Highland Games
usually late July, 2015 TBA
Canterbury Village

13th Annual Folk Music Festival
usually late July, 2015 TBA
Kearsley Park

Maker Faire - Detroit
usually late July, 2015 TBA 
The Henry Ford 20900 Oakwood


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