We are thrilled to welcome the local ELITE to Hometown Days! Our three headliners, Madison County, Cherry Pie and Wheelhouse were all voted #1 GOLD in the 2019 "Best of Madison" survey! In addition, we have some of the BEST up and coming talent in the state performing all weekend!
May 30 | 8 pm | No Cover, $10 Donation Recommended Details
Genre: Dance, Electronic, Top 40
I expertly read the crowd, mixing together sets of music to keep everyone dancing the night away, playing requests while adhering to your "must-plays" and "don't plays". You dictate what spotlight dances and other wedding traditions you want included. My digital music library spans all styles, genres and eras, including clean-edits of Top 40 hits. Novelty and group dances are not played, unless you specifically request them.
May 31 | 5 pm | No Cover
Genre: Rock, Funk, Pop, R&B
The Rotation plays a variety of lyrically progressed originals as well as a vast selection of danceable covers spanning many decades and styles. The saxophones put a new twist on classic favorites. They can perform at ANY venue big or small including; weddings, conferences, reunions, parties and more.
The Rotation has 2 full length studio albums out, they have won a Madison Area Music Award and have performed at many festivals including Taste of Madison, Bratfest, and Milwaukee's Summerfest.
May 31 | 8 pm | $5 Cover
MADISON COUNTY is a 7-piece Country show band, based out of Madison, WI, that has evolved its high-energy engaging show, over the years, to stay fresh and unique. They have been voted Local Group of the Year 9 years in a row at the Q106 MCMA (Madison Country Music Awards), Favorite Local Group at the 96.3 Star Country Awards, Country Artist of the Year at the MAMA Awards (Madison Area Music Association), People's Choice Award Winner for 6 years at the WAMI Awards (Wisconsin Area Music Industry), Isthmus Readers Favorite Local Country Band, and Madison Magazine's Madison BEST Local Band and Country Band, 5 years running. MADISON COUNTY has also been acknowledged with a Meritorious Achievement Award at the MAMA Awards, for raising their incredible fan base to such astronomical numbers.
June 1 | 12 pm | No Cover
Briana Patrice is part of a trio of talent called the Briana Patrice Trio, from Madison WI. They play a variety of covers from multiple eras and genres...something for everyone.
June 1 | 2:30 pm | No Cover
Genre: Indie Folk
The North Code is an indie folk band based in Madison, Wisconsin. Influences include The Lumineers, Head and the Heart, The Avett Brothers, The Decemberists, and Gregory Alan Isakov.
June 1 | 5:30 pm | No Cover
Genre: Roots, Pop, Americana
Mark Croft is a multi-award-winning singer/songwriter and acoustic guitarist who has always been unafraid to break the genre barriers. Croft takes inspiration from a variety of musical styles and blends them into his own Roots, Pop & Americana-based approach to songwriting, infusing soulful performances with infectious rhythms and unforgettable melodies.
June 1 | 8 pm | $5 Cover
Genre: 80’s Rock/Pop, Glam Metal
“The special magic of the cover band; the thrill of live music without the fear of hearing anything new.” – H. Simpson
Cherry Pie plays all the biggest hits and ballads from the 80’s rock genre in addition to some classic rock anthems from the 70’s. The band listing includes some of the biggest artists of the era’s including: Bon Jovi, Journey, Def Leppard, Poison, Motley Crue, Boston, Styx and many more…
June 2 | 1 pm | $5 cover
WheelHouse is a nationally touring Americana and bluegrass band hailing from Madison, Wisconsin. As a full-time working band they perform over 220 shows per year and have garnered attention from national labels. Featuring three and four part harmonies, fiddle and guitar leads, and driving rhythm of the upright bass WheelHouse brings an energy and attitude unique to themselves.
WheelHouse also owns their own brand of whiskey appropriately named WheelHouse Whiskey, which can be found throughout southwestern Wisconsin.