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Porcupine Mountains Music Festival – August 25, 26, 27, 2017

Porcupine Mountains Music Festival

The 13th Annual Porcupine Mountains Music Festival will be held August 25-27, 2017. See you at the Porkies!

BOOKING ANNOUNCEMENT!!!! Organizers of the the 13th Annual Porcupine Mountains Music Festival are pleased to announce the finalization of this year’s lineup!!! And here it is….

David Bromberg Quintet
The Steel Wheels
Laney Jones and the Spirits
Ana Egge and The Sentimentals
Charlie Parr
Jalan Crossland
The Accidentals
K Jones and the Benzie Playboys
The Go Rounds
Michaela Anne
The Harmaleighs
Paul Mayo Mayasich and Another Fine Mess
Kind Country
The Lucky Dutch
Dede and the Dreamers
The Yellow-Bellied Sapsuckers
Not Quite Canada
Dave Boutette & Kristi Davis
Yvonne Blake

Website updates are underway, so please check the website soon for Performer info! Performance times are being firmed up and as soon as the daily schedule is available we will post the announcement here! We are VERY excited about this year’s offerings and hope that you are too!

Watch website for more information on time schedule for each day – www.porkiesfestival.org

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Monday October 24th, 2016 - 11:07 pm

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2016 Porkies Music Fest Promo Video

Check out our new promo video by SteVen Lund !!!
The 13th Annual Porcupine Mountains Music Festival presented by the Friends of the Porkies will take place August 25-27, 2017 - tickets go on sale December 3, 2016 #porkiesmusic, #miparks, #midnr, #puremichigan
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Barb Benson Linda Hammer Ellen Compere Helen Hayhurst Ron Verkuilen Mary Jo Korn Arlene Coco Kevin Syth Linda Sauberlich Barbara Aarud

That pretty much sums it up. Awesome job on the video!!

totally impressed. ...! Nice job Steven....!

Love it! It brought me right back to my favorite place! ❀️

Absolutely fantastic!

I love that song and that performance! Hope to see them on 2017 !

Fantastic! Great event and such a well done video. Can't wait til next year!

Nice job on the video.

GREAT FESTIVAL! Every August. Laid back and relaxing. Great musicians! All genres of great music!

When are you going to book Heartsfield? They're an ex-Michigan band and still well known around those parts with a sound that is perfect for your fest. Dick Reck

Love the video they did! you get to see how big the area is

Great job Steven!

Mike Green I wanna do this

Loved this!

Great great job on this video. Perfect.

Awsome!!!!!

Have to wait another 10 months!!!

Dig Deep would LOVE to come play this!

Are we going?????

Shelley Peterson Figured you may want to see this. Great promo video!

It is so beautiful up there, I just love itπŸ˜πŸ˜€

Hi awesome

We have to go to this!!

I remember when this first started!! πŸ’ž

Yoopers! Know how to have a good time!

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Porcupine Mountains Music Festival On Facebook

Below are the latest postings from the Porcupine Mountains Music Festival Page On Facebook.

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Saturday October 14th, 2017 - 11:22 am

Porcupine Mountains Music Festival

Getting ready for winter at the hill.Ski trail clearing crew getting ready to ride the chairlift to the top of the mountain this morning. Conserve School volunteers preparing their safety equipment. Thanks to all the volunteers and especially Friends coordinator Susanne Adams! ... See MoreSee Less

Getting ready for winter at the hill.

Wednesday October 4th, 2017 - 11:27 pm

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Exploring the Porkies this weekend? Some good music happening at the old carpenter shop Folk School this Saturday!

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Jamie Kallestad ConcertOct 7, 7:00pmPorcupine Mountains Wilderness State ParkJamie Kallestad, the last 2017 Artist-in-Residence, will perform a concert of stomp grass music on October 7 at 7 PM at the Old Carpenters Shop/ Folk School near Union Bay Campground. Please join us for this free program!

Jamie Kallestad is a folk/rock singer-songwriter from Cloquet, MN. A longtime guitarist and vocalist for the MN stomp-grass trio Saint Anyway, he is also one half of the New England Americana duo 90-Mile Portage. Jamie currently lives in Boston, MA. River Songs (2015) was inspired by three cross country drives up and down the Mississippi River. In The Belly Of The Feast (2017) is its prequel and opposite.
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Jamie Kallestad Concert

Friday September 29th, 2017 - 6:33 pm

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EXPLORING THE PORKIES THIS WEEKEND? The Ontonagon Theater of Performing Arts has a great show lined up for tomorrow night! BEETHOVAN AND BANJOS! Led by UP native Evan Premo, members of Decoda (Carnegie Hall's affiliate chamber music ensemble) collaborate with selected folk musicians to create and rehearse music together for UP audiences. Musicians this year include: May Erlewine, Laurel Premo, Mary Bonhag, Evan Premo, Jeremy Jordon, Hamilton Berry, Anna Elashvili and Evan Chambers.

Beethoven and Banjos at Ontonagon Theater

Beethoven and Banjos at Ontonagon TheaterSep 30, 7:30pmBeethoven and BanjosOn September 30, The Ontonagon Theater for Performing Arts, Ontonagon, Michigan will host the 2017 Beethoven and Banjos Music Festival. Led by UP native Evan Premo, members of Decoda (Carnegie Hall's affiliate chamber music ensemble) collaborate with selected folk musicians to create and rehearse music together for UP audiences. Musicians this year include: May Erlewine, Laurel Premo, Mary Bonhag, Evan Premo, Jeremy Jordon, Hamilton Berry, Anna Elashvili and Evan Chambers. For more information visit www.beethovenandbanjos.org
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Beethoven and Banjos at Ontonagon Theater

Wednesday August 30th, 2017 - 9:35 pm

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Check OUT this amazing performance from Del Hopper in the Busking Barn (accompanied by proud papa Eric) this past weekend! It is sure to leave you smiling, great job Del wow!

Eric Hopper
Without further ado, here is Del performing Cabinet Battle #1 from the Broadway musical Hamilton. We had many special moments at the Busking Barn last weekend, but this was my personal favorite.
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Eric Hopper

 

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Fantastic!

Love it! Go Del and Eric!

Arielle dude if you wanna go to the porkies music fest I've gone there for years, there's a camping site next to it, just sad to see that gandalf murphy and the slambovian circus of dreams are done going (for as far as I know that's what they said last year) I had to work this year :/ but there's so much tallent out there

This is AWESOME. MADE MY DAY

Was incredible live and great to see it again!

Politics and music don't mix....

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