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Craig & The Crawdads in Concert

The Waldron, Hill and Buskirk Park (Third Street Park), 331 S. Washington Street, Bloomington, IN, US

Craig & The Crawdads return to the park's stage for a Bloomington Parks and Rec. concert, featuring Lovely Lori Brenner on vocal/percussion, Gordon Bonham on guitar/vocal, Joe Donnelly on sax/vocal, and Tim Brookshire on drums. The concert will open with The NorTones. Sponsored by Stephen R. Miller, CPA, PC. http://www.craigbrenner.com/craig-the-crawdads

Free Age limit: All ages



Craig Brenner at HearthStone Health Campus

HearthStone Health Campus, 3043 North Lintel Drive, Bloomington, IN

Private Performance



Craig Brenner at Piano House Party

Cincinnati, OH

Private party for performers at the 2015 Cincy Blues Fest Arches Boogie Piano Stage.


Craig Brenner at the Cincy Blues Fest

Arches Boogie Piano Stage, Sawyer Point Park, 705 East Pete Rose Way, Cincinnati, OH

An impressive number of international, national, and local boogie woogie pianists grace the stage under Saywer Point’s arches. This gathering is a treat for fans and performers alike, especially when the artists gather on stage for the grand finale at the end of the evening. You never know who’ll you see sitting side-by-side at the keys! Pianists this year include Marcia Ball, Bob Seeley, Carl Sonny Leyland, Ricky Nye, Liz Pennock & Dr. Blues, Rob Rio, Craig and others to be announced. Gen. Admission $20 in advance.

$20/day in advance. Age limit: All ages


Bloomington Boogies: The Bloomington Blues & Boogie Woogie Piano Festival

Ivy Tech John Waldron Arts Center, 122 South Walnut Street, Bloomington, IN

Indoor and outdoor music at the Ivy Tech Waldron Arts Center, 122 S. Walnut Street, Bloomington, IN, from 2 - 7 p.m., with the world's best blues and boogie woogie pianists; professional swing dancers; beverages outside the Ivy Tech Waldron by Oliver Winery and Function Brewing. Followed by "Bloomington Boogies After Hours" at Malibu Grill on the Courthouse Square! See the fabulous musicians and dancers who will perform - with more to be listed - at http://www.craigbrenner.com/2015-bloomington-boogies-festival

Advance prices: $15; seniors and students $12; children 12 and under $8 Age limit: All ages


Craig Brenner - Joe Donnelly Duo at the B'Town Jazz Fest

SE Corner, Monroe Co. Courthouse, 100 W. Kirkwood Ave., Bloomington, IN

B'Town Jazz exists to promote and preserve jazz as America's unique art form through jazz events and educational activities. Jazz from Bloomington, formed in 1999 by Bloomington musicians and aficionados as an outgrowth of a concert to raise funds for rejuvenation of the Indiana (Buskirk-Chumley) Theater, was incorporated as a non-profit in July 2000 and renamed B'Town Jazz in 2014. Check back for a complete list of festival musicians.

To Be Announced Age limit: All ages


Craig & The Crawdads at Mallow Run Winery

Mallow Run Winery, 6964 W. Whiteland Road, Bargersville, IN, US

The 2008 Indiana Winery of the Year, Mallow Run's tasting room is located in the hayloft of a 19th Century timber-frame barn built circa 1870 by George Mallow. It is believed that much of the current barn may date to an earlier barn, perhaps built in the 1830's. Craig & The Crawdads return to Mallow Run will make this day a memorable one! http://mallowrun.com/

Age limit: All ages


Craig & The Crawdads in Concert

Kiwanis Club of S. Central IN Balloon Fest , Monroe Co. Fairgrounds, Bloomington, IN

Craig & The Crawdads are the featured entertainment on Sunday of Balloon Fest - Balloon, Blues & BBQ - at the Monroe County Fairgrounds. Kiwanis will use funds generated to support Riley Children's Hospital, Boys & Girls Clubs of Bloomington, SCI Kiwanis club projects and other organizations. Balloon launches take place Saturday and Sunday mornings and early evening on Sept. 11, 12, and 13, weather permitting, with enormous hot air balloons.

A popular event at Balloon Fest is Night Glow. Following Friday and Saturday evening launches, balloons return to the festival where they are tethered to the ground and use propane heaters and light up synchronized to music. Tethered balloon rides will be available Friday and Saturday evenings.

Age limit: All ages


Craig & The Crawdads at the Hilly Hundred

McCormick's Creek Elementary School, Flatwoods Road, Owen County, IN

Craig & The Crawdads are pleased to be part of the 48th Annual Hilly Hundred Weekend, a classic bicycle event designed for the touring bicyclist. If you like a bicycling challenge that includes entertainment and fellowship with more than 4,000 bicyclists from over 40 states and several foreign countries, the Hilly is for you! Riders under age 18 need approval of a parent or legal guardian as required on the registration form. Riders under age 16 may participate only if accompanied by a bicycling parent or other responsible adult. Groups of underage riders must have additional adult supervision bicycling with them.

For information: skiphiggins2@gmail.com Age limit: All ages


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