Summer Concert Series Flyer

INTRODUCING THE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES!

Live local and regional bands, food and drink and good friends all in the great outdoors near the shores of beautiful Bay Lake. A perfect recipe for summer fun.

Unless otherwise indicated, all concerts are FREE for resort guests and $5 to the public. Pay at the gate only.

The concert series is sponsored by Viking Coca-Cola because what goes together better than outdoor music and ice-cold Coke?

Tami Lee and the Northern Lights

May 27 | 6:30 p.m.
Concert on the deck  |  FREE admission to resort guests. $5 to general public. Pay at gate only.

One of the Midwest’s best country and variety shows. Playing and singing since early childhood, Tami Lee has developed into one of the most talented and dedicated singers in the music business today! She assembled a first class band and hit the road as Tami Lee and The Northern Lights. The group travels and performs often, and has become one of the areas hottest acts.

Check her out her website here

ERIN & MADISON

May 28 | 4:30 – 6 p.m.
Concert on the deck  |  FREE admission!

Erin & Madison have been delighting Ruttger’s guests for many years. An acoustic duo from the south metro area, they have played all across the state of Minnesota and enjoy performing music from the 50’s, 60’s, 70, 80’s, 90’s and today!

This concert is in conjunction with the Ruttger’s Wine and Cheese presentation on the deck.

Check them out at their website.

ALPENSTERNE

June 17 | 6 p.m.
Concert on the deck |  FREE with paid admission into the Ruttger’s Beer and Bacon Bonanza

You know and love them from Oktoberfest, Alpensterne is one of the most unique and musically diversified groups performing today. The group performs some of Germany’s most loved folk songs with Jim Strehlke’s incredible jodeling. Jim mastered the art of European jodeling from one of Germany’s greatest, Sepp Diepolder. Alpensterne website.

This concert will be part of the Beer & Bacon Bonanza weekend festivities.

OCTOBER SON

July 1 | 6:30 p.m.
Concert on the deck  | FREE admission to resort guests. $5 to general public. Pay at gate only.

Brainerd’s own October Son plays mostly classic rock and songs by bands such as the Eagles, Johnny Cash, Toby Keith, the Little River Band and Nickleback. OCTOBER SON WEBSITE

This is part of Ruttger’s Fourth of July celebration. Fireworks are on Sunday, July 2.

 

 

SHANE MARTIN BAND

July 8 | 6:30 p.m.
STREET DANCE  |  FREE admission to resort guests. $5 to general public. Pay at gate only.

Shane Martin is quickly becoming one of the top draws in the Midwest with a unique blend of modern country rock routinely performing over 150 shows per year. From sharing the stage with numerous national acts to captivating audiences at festivals or in a packed venue, Shane Martin concerts are a high energy good time that gets crowds on their feet dancing, singing along and always leave them wanting more…. Shane Martin Band Website

This is a street dance performance. Old Hwy. 6 (the road between Auntie M’s and The Country Store), will transformed into an outdoor concert paradise.

IPSO FACTO

July 14 | 6:30 p.m.
Concert on the deck | FREE admission to resort guests. $5 to general public. Pay at gate only.

Ipso Facto is a Minneapolis-based reggae/funk/jazz band that has played for audiences around the world, including numerous times at Ruttger’s. The rock-style reggae band was formed in 1986 by three brothers: Wain, Juju, and Greg McFarlane. Ipso Facto Facebook page

KING WILKIE’S DREAM

August 26 | 6 p.m.
STREET DANCE  | FREE admission to resort guests. $5 to general public. Pay at gate only.

King Wilkie’s Dream plays really good down-home American music. You’ll hear a healthy dose of bluegrass, but also a bit of blues, swing, Americana, country, tin pan alley, old time, and maybe even a little pop – all in their signature “big noise” style . King Wilkie’s Dream website

This is a street dance performance. Old Hwy. 6 (the road between Auntie M’s and The Country Store), will transformed into an outdoor concert paradise.

Copperhead Creek

September 2 | 6:30 p.m.
Concert on the deck  |  FREE admission to resort guests. $5 to general public. Pay at gate only.

Copperhead Creek from the Twin City area in Minnesota is a rockin country band, playing current top 40 country including some of the old school hits!