Save the date for December’s First Friday!

Save the date for December’s First Friday!

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"Hey Jude", winter is here and "Summer Nights" are long gone. We've missed you "Since You've Been Gone" and are looking forward to December's First Friday Greencastle. "I Love Rock and Roll" and with Karaoke on the Square, you are the star! "I Wanna Dance With Somebody" and here's our chance! If you forget the words, just smile and "Lean On Me". "Don't Go Breakin' My Heart". Swing by and enjoy some great food and cold drinks with YOUR chance to take the stage! (PS: Did you get the song references?! We're really trying here!)
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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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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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Thank You Greencastle!

Thank You Greencastle!

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2017 Greencastle Music Fest Was a Success! What a Saturday August 26th was! We had such a great turn out at this year’s Greencastle Music Fest and are so thrilled with the way the community came together to enjoy a wonderful evening of food, games, and music. The 8th annual Greencastle Music Fest drew an estimated 3,000 people to The Square. WOW! With beautiful weather and a stellar lineup of musical performances, it was certain to be a great day in downtown Greencastle. From our friend Eric Michaels there to DJ, to the great band Southern Country, to our headlining act, the Louisville Crashers, the festival was full of talent and entertainment. The Kid’s Area was a hit, and short performances by local group Rockology drew quite the crowd! It…
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Special Guest, and Greencastle Native to Appear at 2017 Music Fest

Special Guest, and Greencastle Native to Appear at 2017 Music Fest

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Don Von Tress, writer of country mega hit ‘Achy Breaky Heart’, is set to perform on stage with the Louisville Crashers at the Greencastle Music Fest, in honor of the 25th Anniversary of the hit song. Songwriter Don Von Tress, originally from Greencastle, will be returning to celebrate the anniversary of his hit song, ‘Achy Breaky Heart’, with his hometown at the “Greencastle Music Fest” on August 26, 2017. First hitting the radio in 1992, the popular country super-song that kick-started Billy Ray Cyrus’ career, turned 25 years old this year. Von Tress has agreed to a special performance of this song, and this song only, with “The Louisville Crashers”. The song, written by Von Tress and performed by Billy Ray Cyrus, was a huge success. Spending 5 weeks in…
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