Music Fest Founder Expresses Sincere Thanks to Greencastle Community and Supporters

Music Fest Founder Expresses Sincere Thanks to Greencastle Community and Supporters

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  On behalf of the Greencastle Music Fest, I would like to thank everyone who volunteered and helped in to make this year’s event such a huge success. Special thanks to all of our sponsors, including: Presenting sponsor: Putnam County Convention and Visitors Bureau Stage sponsors: York Automotive and DePauw University. Kids Area co-sponsors: First National Bank with Greencastle Pediatric Dentistry VIP table area sponsors: Prime Real Estate and Budweiser. And of course, to Almost Home Restaurant as host of the event and provided food along with Bridges Craft Pizza and Wine Bar. Continued thanks to our table sponsors: Headley Hardware, B & S Miller Plumbing, US Foods, HBG Insurance, Hometown Dental, Daniel Builders, Hendricks Power, Endeavor Communications, Putnam Plastics, Putnam Co. Hospital, RED66 Marketing, and our Corn Hole Sponsor,…
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Greencastle Music Fest Veterans and Crowd Favorite, The Louisville Crashers, Celebrate Their Return This Summer.

Greencastle Music Fest Veterans and Crowd Favorite, The Louisville Crashers, Celebrate Their Return This Summer.

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Greencastle, IN – Returning this year to the annual Greencastle Music Fest hosted by Almost Home Restaurant, are the Louisville Crashers. The energetic band is set to play at the Music Fest in downtown Greencastle on August 25, 2018. The Louisville Crashers are recognized as one of the greatest party bands in the Midwest and prove just that every time they perform in Greencastle. The band has made TV appearances with David Letterman, Jay Leno, and Conan O’Brien. They have also toured worldwide, sharing the stage with Blake Shelton, Kid Rock, Aerosmith, and Luke Bryan. The band has been playing together for 10 years and continues to perfect their sound. They constantly add new songs but are always ready to play fan favorites. Instead of having a defined set list…
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Local band, Ellusion to play with LD Miller at the Greencastle Music Fest

Local band, Ellusion to play with LD Miller at the Greencastle Music Fest

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Greencastle, IN – The highly anticipated Greencastle Music Fest, hosted by Almost Home Restaurant, will take place in the streets of downtown Greencastle on August 25, 2018. The annual event brings the community together to enjoy a night of music. This year the event will feature local band Ellusion. The band’s special guest, LD Miller, picked up the harmonica at six years old and hasn’t put it down since. He was said to be the “world’s greatest living harmonica player” at only 14 years old. Miller, who has made national headlines across the country has opened for or shared the stage with Stevie Wonder, Buddy Guy, Blues Traveler, B.B King, Ricky Scaggs, Joe Bonamassa, Alicia Keys, India Arie, Kanye West, Jamie Foxx, Ziggy Marley, Joss Stone, James Cotton, Ricky Minor…
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Tad Robinson, internationally recognized blues artist, will play Greencastle Music Fest

Tad Robinson, internationally recognized blues artist, will play Greencastle Music Fest

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Greencastle, IN – The annual Greencastle Music Fest hosted by Almost Home Restaurant is set to take place in the streets of downtown Greencastle on August 25, 2018. The talented lineup for the highly anticipated event was recently finalized and includes one of the leading voices of modern soul-blues music, Tad Robinson and his band. The musician originally from New York City, now residing in Greencastle, will be accompanied by the bluesman, Gordon Bonham on guitar and vocals, keyboard player Kevin Anker, bassist Dave Murray and drummer Jeff Chapin. Anker, in addition to touring with Tad, is currently a full-time touring and recording member of the legendary blues-rock band, The Fabulous Thunderbirds. Murray and Chapin make up what is considered to be one of the prized roots music rhythm sections…
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Almost Home Restaurant recently hired a familiar face, Dave Neeley, as GM.

Almost Home Restaurant recently hired a familiar face, Dave Neeley, as GM.

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  Greencastle, IN - Almost Home Restaurant recently named Dave Neeley as their new General Manager. Although GM position is a new opportunity for Neeley, his presence and influence in the restaurant is not. Neeley has been an active part of the Almost Home family since he was 14 years old when he started as a dishwasher and he has worked on and off since. Curious to learn other areas of the restaurant, his knowledge and ability quickly grew. His new position comes with new responsibilities, including event planning, staff hiring and training, marketing efforts and of course, guest satisfaction. In his new role, Neeley is looking to continue Almost Home’s 28-years of success and expand the restaurant’s opportunities to provide for guests. Almost Home now opens earlier on weekdays…
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Greencastle Music Fest Announces Date for Annual Event

Greencastle Music Fest Announces Date for Annual Event

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Greencastle, IN – The annual Greencastle Music Fest hosted by Almost Home Restaurant is set to take place in downtown Greencastle on Saturday, August 25, 2018 from 3 to 11pm. This year is set to be bigger and better with a larger stage, enhanced sound system, a spectacular light show and new logo. Gail Smith, owner of Almost Home Restaurant and event organizer shared, “We are working to bring in a talented lineup and many fun activities that will make this year’s Music Fest the best one yet.” “With community support and a minimal admission charge we were able to provide a spectacular event while giving back to Main Street Greencastle.  I can’t think of a better way to raise money than celebrating the community, and showing Greencastle off to…
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Announcing Greencastle Music Fest’s 2017 lineup

Announcing Greencastle Music Fest’s 2017 lineup

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We are thrilled to officially announce the 2017 event date and talented lineup coming August 26, 2017. And, be sure to sign up for email updates and follow along on Facebook for more exciting updates as they happen! Greencastle, IN – On Saturday, August 26, 2017, Almost Home Restaurant will again host the one and only “Greencastle Music Fest” on the square in downtown Greencastle, Indiana. The event runs from 3-11pm and includes high energy entertainment starting with a premier band straight from Kentucky, “The Louisville Crashers”.   Their return performance was highly requested by all who saw them last year. They will be bringing their unparalleled energy to the stage one more time.  Also, performing will be “Southern Country” a very popular band from the Indy area. DJ Eric Michaels…
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