The Kishwaukee Ramblers

2014 Schedule

 

 

Gary Plazyk, Neal Brown, and Amy Beth

 

Hi!

 

We're looking forward to a busy and fun 2014 season!  Here are our upcoming performances.

 

Check back here soon – we are presently confirming dates for a number of performances; please remember to click on “Reload” or “Refresh” on your web browser to get the current listing. 

 

Thanks for coming out to see us!

 

Best regards,

 

-Gary P.

 

 

January 2014

Sat, 1/11/14, 12:00 to 1:30 pm

Concert at Fox Point Assisted Living

 

Fri, 1/17/14, 7:30 pm to 11:00 pm (third Friday of every month)

Amy Beth and Friends at The Corner Room, 303 Hoy Avenue, Woodstock, IL. (Amy Beth and Friends )

 

Thu, 1/30/14, 1:30 pm to 2:15 pm

Concert at Fox Point Nursing Home

 

 

 

February 2014

Fri, 2/14/14, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Expressly Leslie's at the Woodstock Mall, Woodstock, IL. (http://www.expresslyleslie.com/ )

 

Fri, 2/21/14, 7:30 pm to 11:00 pm (third Friday of every month)

Amy Beth and Friends at The Corner Room, 303 Hoy Avenue, Woodstock, IL. (Amy Beth and Friends )

 

 

 

March 2014

Sun, 3/2/14, 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm (our performance time still pending)

One of several groups playing at the Woodstock Folk Festival-sponsored "British Invasion" concert at the Unity Spiritual Center, 225 W. Calhoun St., Woodstock, IL. (http://www.unitywoodstock.org/  )

 

Fri, 3/21/14, 7:30 pm to 11:00 pm (third Friday of every month)

Amy Beth and Friends at The Corner Room, 303 Hoy Avenue, Woodstock, IL. (Amy Beth and Friends )

 

Fri, 3/28/14, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Expressly Leslie's at the Woodstock Mall, Woodstock, IL. (http://www.expresslyleslie.com/ )

 

 

 

April 2014

Sat 4/5/14, 9:00 am to noon   *** We are NOT playing this date - my error – Sorry for the confusion! –Gary P. ***

Woodstock Farmers Market (the last indoors market of the season!) at the McHenry County Farm Bureau Building, 1102 McConnell Road, Woodstock, IL. ( http://www.woodstockfarmersmarket.org/ )

 

Fri, 4/18/14, 7:30 pm to 11:00 pm (third Friday of every month)

Amy Beth and Friends at The Corner Room, 303 Hoy Avenue, Woodstock, IL. (Amy Beth and Friends )

 

 

 

May 2014

Sat 5/10/14, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Civil War music program at East Dundee Public Library, 555 Barrington Ave., East Dundee, IL (http://www.dundeelibrary.info/dundee/ and http://host2.evanced.info/frvpld/evanced/eventcalendar.asp )

 

Tue 5/13/14, 9:00 am to 12:00 noon ("2nd Tuesday")

Woodstock Farmers Market - Bandstand in the Square, Woodstock, IL. ( http://www.woodstockfarmersmarket.org/ )

 

Fri, 5/16/14, 7:30 pm to 11:00 pm (third Friday of every month)

Amy Beth and Friends at The Corner Room, 303 Hoy Avenue, Woodstock, IL. (Amy Beth and Friends )

 

Fri, 5/23/14, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Expressly Leslie's at the Woodstock Mall, Woodstock, IL. (http://www.expresslyleslie.com/ )

 

 

 

June 2014

Sun 6/1/14, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Guest appearance on Harvard Community Radio (AM 1610) on Scot Brix's radio program Starline Bluegrass Express, Harvard IL. (http://www.harvardcommunityradio.com/shows?page=2 )

 

Sat 6/7/14, 9:00 am to 12:00 noon (joining Bear Creek - Rob & Gary)

Woodstock Farmers Market - Bandstand in the Square, Woodstock, IL. ( http://www.woodstockfarmersmarket.org/ )

 

Sat 6/4/14, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Northern Illinois Beekeepers Association (NIBA) open hive meeting and picnic. Woodstock, IL.

 

Tue 6/10/14, 9:00 am to 12:00 noon ("2nd Tuesday")

Woodstock Farmers Market - Bandstand in the Square, Woodstock, IL. ( http://www.woodstockfarmersmarket.org/ )

 

Fri, 6/20/14, 7:30 pm to 11:00 pm (third Friday of every month)

Amy Beth and Friends at The Corner Room, 303 Hoy Avenue, Woodstock, IL. (Amy Beth and Friends )

 

 

 

July 2014

Tue 7/8/14, 9:00 am to 12:00 noon ("2nd Tuesday")

Woodstock Farmers Market - Bandstand in the Square, Woodstock, IL. ( http://www.woodstockfarmersmarket.org/ )

 

Sat, 7/12/14, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm (Ramblers canceled because of rain)

 

Sun, 7/13/14, 11:00 am to 3:00 pm (weather permitting)

Civil War reenactment, Lakewood Forest Preserve, Route 176, just west of Fairfield Road, Wauconda, IL ( http://www.lcfpd.org/ ). This event has a big civilian living history display, reenacting a Civil War era agricultural fair.  This has been a GREAT event, and we have high expectations again this year!  Look for us at the Crescent City Benevolent Society site. (joining Bear Creek - Rob & Gary) Wauconda, IL.

 

Fri, 7/18/14, 7:30 pm to 11:00 pm (third Friday of every month)

Amy Beth and Friends at The Corner Room, 303 Hoy Avenue, Woodstock, IL. (Amy Beth and Friends )

 

Sat, 7/26/14, 10:00 am to 12:00 noon

Gallery in the Garden (with Scott Brix), Woodstock, IL. (http://www.galleryinthegarden.org/main.html )

 

Tue, 7/29/14, 2:00 to 3:30 pm

Concert at Fox Point Assisted Living

 

 

 

August 2014

Sat 8/9/14, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Mother Rudd open house, Gurnee, IL. (http://www.motherrudd.org/about.html)  This historic home served as a stagecoach stop, as well as a waypoint on the Underground Railway during the Civil War.  See a video of us playing here in 2011 at: http://www.motherrudd.org/recentevents.html

 

Tue 8/12/14, 9:00 am to 12:00 noon ("2nd Tuesday")

Woodstock Farmers Market - Bandstand in the Square, Woodstock, IL. ( http://www.woodstockfarmersmarket.org/ )

 

Fri, 8/15/14, 7:30 pm to 11:00 pm (third Friday of every month)

Amy Beth and Friends at The Corner Room, 303 Hoy Avenue, Woodstock, IL. (Amy Beth and Friends )

 

Sat, 8/23/14, public hours 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Neal and I will be playing a "Ramblers minus Amy" set at an art gallery exhibit and reception at the Old Courthouse Arts Center on the Woodstock Square, 101 North Johnson Street, Woodstock, IL (http://naac4art.org/ - invitational post card at http://naac4art.org/PDFs_n_Files/2014_rp_postcard.pdf)

 

 

 

September 2014

Tue 9/9/14, 9:00 am to 12:00 noon ("2nd Tuesday")

Woodstock Farmers Market - Bandstand in the Square, Woodstock, IL. ( http://www.woodstockfarmersmarket.org/ )

 

Fri 9/12/14, 8:30 to 9:00 pm

Stage Left Café featured performers, Woodstock, IL. (http://www.woodstockoperahouse.com/files/StageLeft/StageLeftCafe.html )

 

Sat 9/13/14, 9:00 am to 12:00 noon

Woodstock Farmers Market - Bandstand in the Square, Woodstock, IL. ( http://www.woodstockfarmersmarket.org/ ) (joining Bear Creek - Rob & Gary)

 

Fri, 9/19/14, 7:30 pm to 11:00 pm (third Friday of every month)

Amy Beth and Friends at The Corner Room, 303 Hoy Avenue, Woodstock, IL. (Amy Beth and Friends )

 

Sun 9/28/14, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Boone County Conservation District Autumn Pioneer Festival, 603 Appleton Road, Belvidere, IL ( http://www.boonecountyconservationdistrict.org/ ). This is another REALLY GREAT living history event!  This is primarily a civilian reenactment, and there are lots of demonstrations of “pioneer” crafts and skills, including spinning, weaving, bobbin lace making, blacksmithing, broom-making, pottery, cooperage (wooden barrel and bucket making), flint-knapping, and wood turning on a treadle lathe. Try home-brewed root beer or sample freshly made apple butter.  If you like seeing old-time crafts, plan on spending the whole day.

 

Tue 9/30/14, 1:15 pm to 2:14 pm

Grace Lutheran Church Senior’s Luncheon

 

 

 

October 2014

Sat 10/4/14, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Wedding, Union IL.

 

Tue 10/14/14, 9:00 am to 12:00 noon ("2nd Tuesday")

Woodstock Farmers Market - Bandstand in the Square, Woodstock, IL. ( http://www.woodstockfarmersmarket.org/ )

 

Fri, 10/17/14, 7:30 pm to 11:00 pm (third Friday of every month)

Amy Beth and Friends at The Corner Room, 303 Hoy Avenue, Woodstock, IL. (Amy Beth and Friends )

 

Fri, 10/24/14, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Expressly Leslie's at the Woodstock Mall, Woodstock, IL. (http://www.expresslyleslie.com/ )

 

Sat, 10/25/14, 9:00 am to 12:00 noon (last minute addition)

Woodstock Farmers Market - Bandstand in the Square, Woodstock, IL. ( http://www.woodstockfarmersmarket.org/ )

 

 

 

November 2014

Fri, 11/21/14, 7:30 pm to 11:00 pm (third Friday of every month)

Amy Beth and Friends at The Corner Room, 303 Hoy Avenue, Woodstock, IL. (Amy Beth and Friends )

 

 

 

December 2014

Sat 12/6/14, 9:00 am to noon

Woodstock Farmers Market (indoors!) at the McHenry County Farm Bureau Building, 1102 McConnell Road, Woodstock, IL. ( http://www.woodstockfarmersmarket.org/ )

 

Sun, 12/7/14, (details pending)

Amy Beth and Friends holiday party, Stage Left Café, Woodstock, IL. $10 donation requested. (http://www.woodstockoperahouse.com/files/StageLeft/StageLeftCafe.html )

Note: NO Amy Beth and Friends in December.

 

 

This page was last updated on February 19, 2015 by Gary Plazyk.