Live music

Cisco Skanson  #live_music event photo

Cisco Skanson

Friday April 19th

Cisco Skanson is a singer/performer based in Maple Grove, MN that specializes in solo live acoustic entertainment for bars, private parties and corporate events. His performances have ranged from the coasts of Florida to the shores of Lake Minnetonka…from the pubs of the Twin Cities to the lakeside decks of Northern MN. Whether it’s a beach or a backyard, a full stage or a garage, he brings LIVE. ACOUSTIC. FUN. to his audience. He features the acoustic sounds of Eric Church, Ed Sheeran, Goo Goo Dolls, Neil Diamond, Zac Brown, U2, Poison, Prince, Springsteen, Jimmy Buffet, Guns-n-Roses, Gear Daddies, and many more!

07:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Tony Molek  #live_music event photo

Tony Molek

Saturday April 20th

A New Fire from the core of Minneapolis musician, Tony Molek: Music from his journey through madness, & his arrival at a miracle beyond his 9th Life

07:00 PM - 10:00 PM

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Vinnie Rose

Friday April 26th

Vinnie Rose performs at 200+ events a year such as weddings, private parties, restaurants, clubs, festivals, senior living communities and wineries. As Minnesota’s premiere acoustic guitarist and vocalist his mastery of a wide variety of musical styles sets him apart in the Twin Cities music scene. Vinnie is fluent in the musical stylings of greats such as Buddy Holly, James Taylor, Willie Nelson, Jimmy Buffet, Eric Clapton, Keith Urban, Coldplay, John Mayer, Sam Smith, and many, many more. In addition, his shows regularly feature his large repertoire of original compositions. Professionally trained in the traditions of classical, jazz, country, and rock, Vinnie is able to artfully design performances that are dynamic, cross-generational, skillful and extremely entertaining. He adds up to 10 tracks of live guitar parts using a looping pedal to many of his songs. This live looping technique allows him to create an ensemble sonority and frees him up to take guitar solos. Vinnie loves to engage and entertain a crowd. His passion and delight in music are easily transferred to his audiences. He welcomes song requests from audience members and, when appropriate, can be found chatting with folks on his set breaks.

07:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Everett Smithson Band  #live_music event photo

Everett Smithson Band

Saturday April 27th

The band was formed in 2005 and included Everett Smithson on harp and vocals, Phil Schmid on guitar, Jeremy Johnson on drums and Bill Black on stand up bass. The sidemen had played together for a long time and had toured with Big George Jackson, Gary Primich, RJ Mischo, Kim Wilson, Bo Diddley, the Senders and many others. They could lay down some tasteful grooves and their red hot instrumentals were always a crowd pleaser!

07:00 PM - 10:00 PM