The Judy Banker Trio with Dave Roof and John Sperendi returns for our 5th year for a beautiful outdoor house concert series on the banks of the Manistee River. We will be sharing the evening with the wonderful Jim Bizer and David Menefee. RSVP is required to attend. Email for information.

This wonderful summer house concert series features live music all summer long under the stars in a beautiful garden setting. I'll be joined by band members David Roof, John Sperendi & Jim Latini performing original tunes and favorite covers. Tickets available in advance. Info through their FB page

“I’m going home to the golden meadows, hawkweed orange and hawkweed yellow” –Jay Stielstra Legendary Michigan songwriter, Jay Stielstra, whose life and art will long be remembered by our Michigan community, has left us a treasured legacy of unforgettable songs, musical plays, and other writings. To celebrate Jay’s life and music, a roster of beloved Michigan musicians, many of whom have performed with Jay, or in his plays throughout the years, will bring the songs from Jay’s many musical plays, including North Country Opera, Old Man In Love, and more, to the The Ark stage. The lineup includes: Mr. B, Chris Buhalis, Judy Banker, Dave Boutette & Kristi Davis, Annie & Rod Capps, Cheryl Dawdy, Matt Jones, Christina McMullen, David Menefee, Mustard’s Retreat, Peter Madcat Ruth, Dick Siegel Trio, San and Emily Slomovits, Michael Smith, Matt Watroba, and the North Country Opera’s Buckhorn Bar Band w/ David Roof, Charlie Reischl, Judy Banker & Dave Keeney. This concert is a benefit for The Ark, a musical home to Jay since The Ark’s early years on Hill Street.

$20 general admission $30 reserved

Judy Banker: Tecumseh Appleumpkin Festival

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downtown Tecumseh, MI, Tecumseh, MI

Something for everyone in the family at Tecumseh's annual Appleumkin Festival -- carnival rides, helicopter and monster truck rides, an antique fair and flea market, arts and crafts show AND live music! I'll be playing a solo set at 1:30pm on the Shuttle Stage - although may wrangle a friend or two to join in! If you've never been you have to come check it out - the best of fall in the midwest!