Rick performs entertaining and enlightening music and history programs

Rick Pickren performs the very finest in music and history programs for Libraries, Seniors, Historical Societies, Schools and Museums.

Friday, October 29, 2021

2021 Performance Schedule

                                                2021 PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE

                  To book a performance call (708) 366-6040 or richardpickren@gmail.com


Jan     2    The Garlands, Old Time Rock N Roll, Barrington, IL  1:30
Jan     4    Park Place, Road Trip: A Sentimental Journey, Elmhurst, IL STREAM
Jan     5    Lutheran Home, Old Time Rock N Roll, Arlington Heights, IL STREAM
Jan   22    Beacon Hill, Road Trip: A Sentimental Journey, Lombard, IL 7 pm
Jan   24    Friendship Village, Road Trip: A Sentimental Journey, Schaumburg, STREAM
Jan   29    The Mather, Old Time Rock N Roll, ZOOM Concert, 4 pm

Feb   9     Lutheran Home, Songs of Love & Romance, Arlington Heights STREAM
Feb  11    The Admiral, Songs of Love & Romance, Chicago, IL 3 pm
Feb  11    The Lodge, Songs of Love & Romance, Northbrook, IL YouTube STREAM
Feb  12    The Mather, Songs of Love & Romance, Zoom Concert, 2:30
Feb  12    Beacon Hill, Songs of Love & Romance, Lombard, IL 7 pm
Feb  14    The Greens, Songs of Love & Romance, Elgin, IL 7 pm
Feb  26    Winter Village, Songs of Love & Romance, Frankenmuth, MI 2 pm
Feb  26    Sedgebrook, Road Trip: A Sentimental Journey, Lincolnshire IL STREAM

Mar  7     Friendship Village, A Trad St Paddy's Day, Schaumburg, IL 2:30
Mar 12    Act II Seniors, A Trad St Paddy's Day, LaGrange, IL ZOOM Concert 9 am
Mar 12    McHenry Sen Svs, A Trad St Paddy's Day, ZOOM Concert, 12:30
Mar 12    The Mather, A Trad St Paddy's Day, ZOOM Concert, 2:30
Mar 15    The Holmstad, A Trad St Paddy's Day, Batavia, IL 2 pm
Mar 16    Victorian Village, A Trad St Paddy's Day, Homer Glen, IL 10 am
Mar 16    Lutheran Home, A Trad St Paddy's Day, Arlington Heights, STREAM
Mar 17    GreenFields, A Trad St Paddy's Day, Geneva, IL 1:30
Mar 17    The Moorings, A Trad St Paddy's Day, Arlington Heights STREAM
Mar 17    Beacon Hill, A Trad St Paddy's Day, Lombard, IL 7 pm
Mar 20    St Kieran, A Trad St Paddy's Day, Chicago Heights, IL 6:30 CANCELLED

April  2  Winter Village, Old Time Rock N Roll, Frankenmuth, MI 2 pm
April  9   Mather, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, ZOOM Concert, 2:30
April 30  Palos Heights PD, Old Time Rock N Roll, Palos Heights, IL noon
April 30  Beacon Hill, Derby Days, Lombard, IL 7 pm

May   3   Addison Park District, Derby Days!, Addison, IL 1 pm
May   7   Resurrection Village, Derby Days! Chicago, IL 1:30
May  10  Town & Country Library, Old Time Rock N Roll, Elburn, IL ZOOM Concert
May  12  Dundee Senior Ctr, Old Time Rock N Roll, Carpentersville, IL 12:30
May  14  Mather, Derby Days!, ZOOM Concert, 2:30
May  14  Friendship Village, Derby Days! Schaumburg, IL 7 pm
May  18  Church Creek, Road Trip: A Sentimental Journey, Arlington Heights, IL 1:30
May  26  The Grand, Old Time Rock N Roll, Palatine, IL 2 pm
May  31  Sheraton Green Oaks, The Stars & Stripes, Lake Bluff, IL 1:30

June  1    Holmstad/Ekstam, The Stars & Stripes, Batavia, IL 2 pm
June  2    Winter Village, Old Time Rock N Roll, Frankenmuth, MI 7 pm
June  3    Comfort Care, Old Favorites, Vassar, MI 11 am
June  9    Peace Village, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Palos Park, IL 2 pm
June 11   Peace Village, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Palos Park, IL 1 pm
June 11   Mather, Traditional Folk Songs, ZOOM Concert, 4 pm
June 15   Carriage Oaks, Old Time Rock N Roll, St Charles, IL 2 pm
June 15   Bartlett Public Library, Road Trip: A Sentimental Journey, ZOOM Concert 7 pm
June 16   Church Creek, Old Time Rock N Roll, Arlington Heights, IL 1:30
June 17   Rolling Meadows PD, Old Time Rock N Roll, Rolling Meadows, IL 11 am
June 19   Reserve of Geneva, Old Time Rock N Roll, Geneva, IL 6 pm
June 24   Brookdale, The Stars & Stripes, Oak Park, IL 7 pm
June 30   The Lodge, The Stars & Stripes, Northbrook, IL 7 pm

July   1   GreenFields, The Stars & Stripes, Geneva, IL 2 pm
July   1   The Holmstad, The Stars & Stripes, Batavia, IL 6:30
July   2   Park Place, The Stars & Stripes, Elmhurst, IL  11 am
July   2   Admiral at the Lake, The Stars & Stripes, Chicago, IL 2 pm
July   2   Beacon Hill, The Stars & Stripes, Lombard, IL 7 pm
July   3   Brookdale Glen Ellyn, The Stars & Stripes, Glen Ellyn, IL 2:30
July   4   Roselle Public Library, The Stars & Stripes, Roselle, IL 1:30 ZOOM Concert
July   5   Lutheran Home, The Stars & Stripes, Arlington Heights, IL 2 pm
July   6   Luther Village, The Stars & Stripes, Arlington Heights, IL 7 pm
July   9   Mather, The Stars & Stripes, ZOOM Concert, 2:30
July 10   Holmstad/Ekstam, The Stars & Stripes, Batavia, IL 10 am
July 22   Vassar Comfort Care, Favorite Songs! Vassar, MI 11 am
July 22   Winter Village, Old Time Rock N Roll, Frankenmuth, MI 2 pm
July 23   Brookdale, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Des Plaines, IL 1 pm
July 23   The Greens, Christmas in July!, Elgin, IL 6:15 pm
July 25   Rolling Meadows PL, The Stars & Stripes, Rolling Meadows, IL ZOOM Concert
July 27   Westminster Place, Road Trip: A Sentimental Journey, Evanston, IL 4 pm
July 28   Church Creek, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Arlington Heights, IL 1:30

Aug 3-18... VACATION!
Aug 23   Green Fields, Old Time Rock N Roll, Geneva, IL 2 pm
Aug 26   White Oaks, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Huntley, IL 1 pm
Aug 27   Casa Scalabrini, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Northlake, IL 4-6 pm
Aug 31   Holmstad/Ekstam, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Batavia, IL 2 pm

Sept   2   Addison Park District, Road Trip: A Sentimental Journey, Addison, IL 1 pm
Sept   8   Beacon Hill, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Lombard, IL 7 pm
Sept 10  The Mather, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, ZOOM CONCERT, 2:30
Sept 17  Holmstad/Elstam, Folk Songs, Batavia, IL 2 pm
Sept 21  Brookdale, A Musical Songbag, Oak Park, IL 6-8 pm
Sept 26  Brookdale, Songs of Love & Romance, Hoffman Estates, IL 1 pm
Sept 29  Winter Village, Ghost Riders & Other Spooky Songs, Frankenmuth, MI 7 pm
Sept 30  Vassar Comfort Care, Road Trip: A Sentimental Journey, Vassar, MI 11 am

Oct  8     Barrington Library, Ghost Riders & Other Spooky Songs, ZOOM, Barrington, IL 7 pm
Oct  9     Sedgebrook, Traditional Folks Songs, Lincolnshire, IL 1 pm
Oct  13   Patty Turner Center, Top Hits of the 50s & 60s, Deerfield, IL 12:30
Oct  15   Three Crowns Park, Ghost Riders & Other Spooky Songs, Evanston, IL 2 pm
Oct  19   Lutheran Home, Ghost Riders & Other Spooky Songs, Arlington Heights, IL 2 pm
Oct  20   River Glen, Ghost Riders & Other Spooky Songs, St. Charles, IL 1:30
Oct  22   Holmstad Park Manor, Ghost Riders & Other Spooky Songs, Batavia, IL 2 pm
Oct  25   Green Fields, Ghost Riders & Other Spooky Songs, Geneva, IL 2 pm
Oct  28   Frisbie Center, Ghost Riders & Other Spooky Songs, Des Plaines, IL 12 pm
Oct  28   White Oaks, Ghost Riders & Other Spooky Songs, Huntley, IL 2 pm
Oct  29   Beacon Hill, Ghost Riders & Other Spooky Songs, Lombard, 7 pm
Oct  30   Sedgebrook, Ghost Riders & Other Spooky Songs, Lincolnshire, IL 1 pm

Nov  3    Heritage Woods, The Stars & Stripes, Gurnee, IL 2 pm
Nov  4    Covenant Living of Geneva, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Geneva, IL 5:30
Nov  5    Church Creek, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Arlington Heights, IL 1:30 pm
Nov  8    Heritage Woods, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Bolingbrook, IL 2 pm
Nov  9    Victorian Village, The Stars & Stripes, Homer, IL 10:30 am
Nov  9    The Moorings, The Stars & Stripes, Arlington Heights, IL 2 pm
Nov 10   Palos Heights P&R, The Stars & Stripes, Palos Heights, IL 9:45 am
Nov 10   Wayne Township Senior Center, The Stars & Stripes, West Chicago, IL 11:30 am
Nov 10   Palos Heights Seniors, Old Time Rock N Roll, Palos Heights, IL 1:45
Nov 11   Atria, The Stars & Stripes, Glen Ellyn, IL 10:30 am
Nov 11   Fox Knoll, The Stars & Stripes, Aurora, IL 1 pm
Nov 11   Villa St. Benedict, The Stars & Stripes, Lisle, IL YouTube Concert
Nov 12   Highland Park CC,  The Stars & Stripes, Highland Park, IL 1:30 pm
Nov 18   Sheridan at Tyler Creek, The Stars & Stripes, Elgin, IL 3:30
Nov 21   Belmont Village, The Stars & Stripes, Carol Stream, IL 2 pm

Dec  1    Church Creek, A Prairie Holiday, Arlington Heights, IL 1:30 pm
Dec  2    Cedar Lake, A Prairie Holiday, Plainfield, IL 2:30
Dec  3    Hanover Township, A Prairie Holiday, Schaumburg, IL 1:30
Dec  4    Trinity Lutheran, A Prairie Holiday, Des Plaines, IL 1:15
Dec  8    West Sub Retired Teachers, A Prairie Holiday, Naperville, IL 11 am 
Dec  8    Beacon Hill, A Prairie Holiday, Lombard, IL 7 pm
Dec 16   Three Crowns Park, A Prairie Holiday, Evanston, IL 3 pm
Dec 20   The Holmstad, A Prairie Holiday, Batavia, IL 6:30
Dec 22   The Reserve, A Prairie Holiday, Geneva, IL  2 pm

   

Thursday, May 14, 2020

Go Down To The River in Ukranian

A wonderful virtual performance of my song "Go Down To The River" sung in Ukrainian is here.
Thank you to the young folks at Druzhba Church, Ternopil, Ukraine for posting their performance. I'm honored!  Arrangement by Joel Raney, Hope Music.

Sunday, February 23, 2020

St. Patrick's Day Flyer

Many consider St. Patrick's Day the beginning of spring.
I particularly enjoy the month of March because I get to perform my favorite Irish songs all month long!

My St. Patrick's Day flyer is here.
Give me a call or send me an email to schedule a program for your party or group.

SLAINTE!

Friday, February 21, 2020

Rick Pickren's POP HITS OF THE 60'S

Rick's brand new program features the number # 1 hits of the 1960's...songs and stories from from every year of the decade! A link to the brochure is here.

Thursday, February 20, 2020

2020 Music Program Brochure

My newly updated music program brochure is here.
All of my music programs have been updated with new songs and history for 2020.
Please note the addition of my new program Pop Hits of the 60's .

Monday, December 2, 2019

2019 PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE

2019 PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE
To book a performance call (708) 366-6040
                                                     rickpickren@bigstrikemusic.com

Jan    4       Holland Home, Old Time Rock N Roll, South Holland, IL 1:30 pm 
Jan    4       Sunrise of Olympia Fields, Pop Hits of the 60's, Olympia Fields, IL 3 pm
Jan   18      Independence Village, Songs of Love & Romance, Frankenmuth, MI 2 pm 
Jan   18      Vassar Fields, Songs of Love & Romance, Vassar, Mi 11 am 
Jan   24      Brookdale Des Plaines, Old Time Rock n Roll, Des Plaines, IL 2 pm
Jan   31      Heartis Orland Park, Songs of Love & Romance, Orland Park, IL 3 pm

Feb  4        Brookdale,  Songs of Love & Romance,  Vernon Hills, IL 7 pm 
Feb  6        White Oaks,  Songs of the Singing Cowboys,  Huntley, IL 1:30 pm 
Feb  8        Glenview Senior Center, Songs of Love & Romance,  Glenview, IL 1 pm
Feb  8        Vi at the Glen, Songs of Love & Romance, Glenview, IL 3 pm 
Feb  9        St. Kiernan's Parish, Old Time Rock n Roll, Chicago Heights, IL 7:30 pm
Feb  12      Patty Turner Center, Songs of Love & Romance, Deerfield, IL 1 pm 
Feb  13      Beacon Hill, Songs of Love & Romance, Lombard, IL 7 pm
Feb  14      Catholic Women's Club, Songs of Love & Romance, Waukegan, IL 1 pm
Feb  14      Sunrise Willowbrook, Songs of Love & Romance, Willowbrook, IL 6 pm
Feb  21      Sunrise Willowbrook, Birthday Social, Willowbrook, IL 2 pm

March 1     Three Crowns Park, A Trad St. Paddy's Day, Evanston, IL 3:15
March 3     Woodridge Public Library, A Trad St. Paddy's Day, Woodridge, IL 2 pm 
March 5     Welcome Club, A Trad St. Paddy's Day, St. Charles, IL 11 am
March 7     Highland Park Country Club, A Trad St. Paddy's Day, Highland Park, IL 1:30 
March 11   Atria, A Trad St. Paddy's Day, Glen Ellyn, IL 3 pm 
March 13   Sunrise Bloomingdale, A Trad St. Paddy's Day, Bloomingdale, IL 3 pm
March 13   Bloomingdale Horizon, A Trad St. Paddy's Day, Bloomingdale, IL 5 pm 
March 14   Green Fields, A Trad St. Paddy's Day, Geneva, IL 2 pm
March 14   The Greens of Elgin, A Trad St. Paddy's Day, Elgin, IL 7 pm 
March 15   Carriage Oaks, A Trad St. Paddy's Day, St Charles, IL 11:30 am 
March 15   Peace Village, A Trad St. Paddy's Day, Palos Park, IL 
March 15   Beacon Hill, A Trad St. Paddy's Day, Lombard, IL 7 pm
March 16   The Birches, A Trad St. Paddy's Day, Clarendon Hills, IL 2 pm
March 16   Summit of Uptown, A Trad St. Paddy's Day, Park Ridge, IL 6 pm 
March 17   Church Creek, A Trad St. Paddy's Day, Arlington Heights, IL 1 pm
March 17   Sunrise Highland Park, A Trad St. Paddy's Day, Highland Park, IL 3 pm
March 18   Travanse Living, A Trad St. Paddy's Day, Wheaton, IL 2 pm
March 18   Clare Oaks, A Trad St. Paddy's Day, Bartlett, IL 6:30 pm 
March 19   Silverado, A Trad St. Paddy's Day, Lake Zurich, IL 2 pm 
March 20   Wheaton Park District, A Trad St. Paddy's Day, Brookdale Glen Ellyn 1 pm
March 21   Brookdale Des Plaines, A Trad St. Paddy's Day, Des Plaines, IL 2 pm
March 22   St. Raphael Church, A Trad St. Paddy's Day, Naperville, Il 7:30
March 25   Victorian Village, Rails, Rogues & Wrecks, Homer Glen, IL 10:30 am
March 25   Brookdale, A Trad St. Paddy's Day, Vernon Hills, IL 7 pm 

April  3      Independence Village, A Trad St. Paddy's Day, Frankenmuth, MI 7 pm
April  4      Vassar Fields, Folk Songs, Vassar, MI 1 pm 
April  5      Sunrise Olympia Fields, Old Time Rock n Roll, Olympia Fields, IL 3 pm
April  6      The Garlands, Old Time Rock N Roll, Barrington, IL 1:30
April  9      Trinity Lutheran Church, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Lisle, IL 1 pm
April 10     National Louis University, Old Time Rock n Roll, Skokie, IL 11:45 am 
April 10     The Mather, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Evanston, IL 3 pm
April 11     Morton Grove Woman's Club, Songs of Love & Romance, Wilmette CC 1 pm
April 11     Sheraton at Tyler Creek, Old Time Rock n Roll, Elgin, IL 3:30 
April 12     Mather Cafe, Rails, Rogues & Wrecks, Chicago, IL 6 pm
April 15     Town & Country Library, Trad American Folk Songs, Elburn, IL 1 pm
April 24     Heritage Woods, Old Time Rock n Roll, Manteno, IL 2 pm
April 25     DuPage Home & Community Assoc. Old Time Rock n Roll, Warrenville , IL 1 pm
April 30     Luther Village, Derby Days!, Arlington Heights, IL 7 pm  

May   2      Brookdale Des Plaines, Derby Days, Des Plaines, IL 2 pm
May   3      Resurrection Senior Living, Derby Days,  Chicago, IL 1:30
May   3      Beacon Hill, Derby Days, Lombard, IL 7 pm
May   4      Harbor Chase, Derby Days, Long Grove, IL 11 am
May   4      Alden Gardens of Waterford, Derby Days!, Aurora, IL 1:30 pm
May   4      Brookdale Vernon Hills, Derby Days!, Vernon Hills, IL 7 pm 
May   7      St. Paul Men's Club, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Reulands, Aurora, IL 7:30
May   8      Hoffman Estates Park District, Old Time Rock n Roll, Hoffman Estates, IL 1
May   9      Knox Presbyterian Church, Derby Days, Naperville, IL 12:30 pm
May   9      Orland Park Public Library, Pop Hits of the 60s, Orland Park, IL 2 pm
May   9      Westminster Place, Old Time Rock N Roll, Evanston, IL 4:15
May  10     Silverado, Derby Days, Lake Zurich, IL 2 pm
May  23     Tabor Hills, The Stars & Stripes, Naperville, IL 1 pm 
May  24     Wood Glen, The Stars & Stripes, Carol Stream, IL 2 pm
May  24     Des Plaines Public Library, Trad American Folk Songs, Des Plaines, IL 7 pm
May  27     Alden Gardens, The Stars & Stripes, Aurora, IL 10:15 am 
May  27     Sunrise Bloomingdale, The Stars & Stripes, Bloomingdale, IL 3 pm
May  27     Atria at River Trails, The Stars & Stripes, Bolingbrook, IL 1 pm
May  30     Sheridan at Tyler Creek, The Stars & Stripes, Elgin, IL 3:30  

June  5      Church Creek, Rails, Rogues & Wrecks, Arlington Heights, IL 2 pm
June  7      Lone Tree Inn, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Niles, IL 1:30 
June  7      Three Crowns Park, Pop Hits of the 60's, Evanston, IL 3:15
June  8      Putnam County Library, Old Time Rock n Roll, Hennepin, Il 1 pm
June  8      Brookdale Lisle, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Lisle, IL 6:30
June  11    Bethany Healthcare, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, DeKalb, IL 2 pm 
June  12    Dundee Township, Rails, Rogues & Wrecks, Carpentersville, IL 12:30
June  12    The Mather, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Evanston, IL 2:30 
June  14    Geneva Place, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Geneva, IL 4:30 pm 
June  17    Frisbie Center, Old Time Rock n Roll, Des Plaines, IL RESCHED 3/17/20
June  18    Heritage Woods, The Stars & Stripes, Batavia, IL 2 pm
June  18    Medinah Primary School, Cowboy Songs, Medinah, IL 7:30 pm
June  21    Silverado, Traditional Songs, Highland Park. IL 2 pm
June  21    Westminster Place, Old Time Rock n Roll, Evanston, IL 4 pm
June  24    Niles Women's Club, Old Time Rock n Roll, Niles, IL 1 pm 
June  26    Mayslake, Garden Party Music, Oakbrook, IL 10 am
June  27    Brookdale Glen Ellyn, The Stars & Stripes, Glen Ellyn, IL 2:30 

July   1       Green Fields, The Stars & Stripes, Geneva, IL 2 pm
July   2       Admiral at the Lake, The Stars & Stripes, Chicago, IL 2 pm 
July   2       The Greens, The Stars & Stripes, Elgin, IL 7:15 pm 
July   3       Carriage House, The Stars & Stripes, St. Charles, IL 12:30 
July   3       Sunrise Bloomingdale, The Stars & Stripes, Bloomingdale, IL 3 pm 
July   3       Beacon Hill, The Stars & Stripes, Lombard, IL 7 pm 
July   4       Cantata, The Stars & Stripes, Brookfield, IL 1 pm 
July   4       Oak Trace, The Stars & Stripes, Downers Grove, IL 3 pm 
Jul     4       Atria at River Trails, The Stars & Stripes, Bolingbrook, IL 6 pm 
July   5       Holland Home, The Stars & Stripes, South Holland, IL 1:30 pm 
July   5       Sunrise Olympia Fields, The Stars & Stripes, Olympia Fields, IL 3 pm
July   8       Saratoga Grove, The Stars & Stripes, Downers Grove, IL 2m 
July 10       Lombard Historical Society, The Stars & Stripes, Lombard, IL 6:30
July 12       Vassar Fields, Trad American Folk Songs, Vassar, IL 10:30 am
July 12       Independence Village, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Frankenmuth, MI 2 pm
July 13       Heritage Woods, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Batavia, IL 11-2 pm 
July 16       America House,  The Stars & Stripes, Plainfield, IL 2:30 pm 
July 16       Dyer Historical Society, Old Time Rock n Roll, Dyer, In 7 pm
July 18       Brookdale Des Plaines, The Stars & Stripes, Des Plaines, IL 2 pm
July 22       Friendship Village, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Schaumburg, IL 7 pm 
July 25       Wesley Willows, A Prairie Holiday,  Rockford, IL 1:30 pm
July 27       Harbor Chase, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Long Grove, IL 2 pm
July 27       Bonnie Brook CC, John's 90th Birthday!, Waukegan, IL 4 pm
July 29       Brookdale Vernon Hills, The Stars & Stripes, Vernon Hills, IL 7 pm 
July 30       The Holmstad, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Batavia, IL 2/6:30 pm
July 31       National Louis University, Top Hits of the 60's, Skokie, IL 11:45 am 

Aug  1        The Sheraton at Tyler Creek, Old Time Rock N Roll, Elgin, Il 3:30
Aug  2        Bethany Healthcare, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, DeKalb, IL 2 pm 
Aug 13       Travanse Living, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Wheaton, IL 2 pm
Aug 14       Church Creek, Trad American Folk Songs, Arlington Heights, IL 2 pm
Aug 15       Beacon Hill, Old Time Rock n Roll, Lombard, IL 3 pm 
Aug 15       Carriage Oaks, Old Time Rock n Roll, St. Charles, IL 5 pm 
Aug 16       The Birches, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Clarendon Hills, IL 2 pm 
Aug 17       Sedgebrook, Old Time Rock n Roll, Lincolnshire, IL 1, 3:30, 5:15 
Aug 20       Norwood Crossing, Old Time Rock n Roll, Chicago, IL 2 pm
Aug 22       Brookdale Glen Ellyn, Old Time Rock n Roll, Glen Ellyn, IL 2:30 
Aug 23       Auberge, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Highland Park, IL 2  pm
Aug 30       Hoffman Estates Park District, Old Time Rock n Roll, Hoffman Estates, IL 1:30

Sept  2        Harbor Chase, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Long Grove, IL 11 am
Sept  2        Alden Gardens, The Stars & Stripes, Aurora, IL 1:30 pm 
Sept  2        Brookdale Lisle, The Stars & Stripes, Lisle, IL 6:30 
Sept 5-7      Daughter Olivia's wedding!
Sept 10       The Holmstad, Traditional Folk Songs, Batavia, IL 2/6:30 pm 
Sept 12       Knox Presbyterian, Rails, Rogues & Wrecks, Naperville, IL 1 pm 
Sept 13       Sunrise, Old Time Rock n Roll, Olympia Fields, IL 3 pm
Sept 14       Silverado, Trad American Folk Songs, St. Charles, IL 1 pm
Sept 19       The Lodge, Pop Hits of The 60's, Northbrook, IL 7 pm 
Sept 20       Independence Village, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Frankenmuth, MI 2 pm
Sept 28       Solstice Senior Living, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Palatine, IL noon
Sept 29       Silverado, Trad American Folk Songs, St. Charles, IL 1 pm 

Oct    2       Brookdale Oak Park, Old Time Rock N Roll, Oak Park, IL 2 pm
Oct    4       Bethany Healthcare, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, DeKalb, IL 2 pm
Oct    4       Geneva Place, Ghost Riders & other Spooky Songs, Geneva, IL 4 pm 
Oct  16       Sunrise, Ghost Riders & other Spooky Songs, Highland Park, IL 6 pm 
Oct  17       Sunrise, Ghost Riders & other Spooky Songs, Willowbrook, IL 2 pm 
Oct  19       Brookdale Glen Ellyn, Ghost Riders & other Spooky Songs, Glen Ellyn, IL 6:30
Oct  23       Beacon Hill, Ghost Riders & other Spooky Songs, Lombard, IL 7 pm
Oct  24       National Louis University, Ghost Riders & other Spooky Songs, Skokie, IL 11:45
Oct  24       Brookdale Des Plaines, Ghost Riders & other Spooky Songs, Des Plaines, IL 2
Oct  25       Heritage Woods, Ghost Riders & other Spooky Songs, Plainfield, IL 1:30 
Oct  25       Green Fields, Ghost Riders & other Spooky Songs, Geneva, IL 3:30 pm
Oct  29       Stickney N. Clinic, Ghost Riders & other Spooky Songs, Burbank, IL 10:30 am
Oct  30       America House, Ghost Riders & other Spooky Songs, Plainfield, IL 2:30 pm
Oct  30       The Reserve, Old Time Rock N Roll, Geneva, IL 6:30 
Oct  31       Villa St. Benedict, Ghost Riders & other Spooky Songs, Lisle, IL  

Nov  1       Sunrise Olympia Fields, Pop Hits of 50's & 60's, Olympia Fields, IL 3 pm 
Nov  7       Palos Heights PD, The Stars & Stripes, Palos Heights, IL 9:45 am 
Nov  7       Wayne Township Senior Center, The Stars & Stripes, West Chicago, IL 1 pm
Nov  8       Sunnymere, The Stars & Stripes, Aurora, IL 2 pm
Nov  9       American Legion, The Stars & Stripes, Maple Park, IL 7 pm 
Nov 11      Victorian Village, The Stars & Stripes, Homer Glen, IL 10 am 
Nov 11      Brookdale Lisle, The Stars & Stripes, Lisle, IL  1 pm
Nov 11      Belmont Village, The Stars & Stripes, Carol Stream, IL 2:30 pm 
Nov 12      Luther Village, The Stars & Stripes, Arlington Heights, IL 7 pm
Nov 19      Lutheran Home, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Arlington Heights, IL 2 pm 
Nov 21      Church Creek, Songs of the Singing Cowboys, Arlington Heights, IL 1:30
Nov 25      Indian Trails Library, Rails, Rogues & Wrecks, Wheeling, IL 2 pm
Nov 30      Sedgebrook, A Prairie Holiday, Lincolnshire, IL 1, 3:30, 5:15 

Dec   4       Townley Club Deerfield, A Prairie Holiday, Deerfield, IL 2 pm
Dec   5       National Louis Univ Dinner, A Prairie Holiday, Maggianos, Skokie, IL 7 pm 
Dec   6       Lutheran Home,  A Prairie Holiday, Arlington Heights, IL 2:30 
Dec   8       Brookdale Oak Park, A Prairie Holiday, Oak Park, IL 10-1 pm
Dec  11      Beacon Hill, A Prairie Holiday, Lombard, IL 7 pm
Dec  13      The Holmstad, A Prairie Holiday, Batavia, IL 2/6:30 pm
Dec  14      Channahon PD, A Prairie Holiday, Channahon, IL 10-12:30 
Dec  18      Dickinson Hall, A Prairie Holiday, Lake Forest, IL 1 pm 
Dec  21      Silverado, A Prairie Holiday, St. Charles, IL 1 pm
Dec  23      Alden Estates, A Prairie Holiday, Huntley, IL 2:30 pm 
Dec  26      Brookdale Vernon Hills, Old Time Rock N Roll, Vernon Hills, IL 7 pm
Dec  28      Brookdale Glen Ellyn, Happy New Year, Glen Ellyn, Il 2:30 pm
Dec  31      The Reserve, A Happy New Year Party, Geneva, IL 5 pm