2019 Street Fair has extended hours from 11:00am to 8:00pm, the music begins at 2:00pm.
Lifetime resident Zip Fleis will open up with Zip and the Zippers with Polka music to get us all dancing in the streets! Following Zip will be on to the stage are the Benzie Playboys, then Soul Patch and we'll close the day with Grupo Aye. We can't wait! Put September 15th on your calendar now and plan to be in Lake Leelanau for a great day of music, wine, food, authors and crafts.
Zip & the Zippers
A LITTLE BIT ABOUT US
Learn more about our sound and style
K. JONES & THE BENZIE PLAYBOYS
are bringing the roots sound of southwest Louisiana’s Creole, Cajun, and Zydeco scene to ya’ll up here in theGreat Lakes area.
THE PLAYBOYS ARE DEDICATED
to keeping the Cajun/Creole music alive with live performances for two-steppin’, waltzing, and smoking red hot zydeco dancing.
CAJUN/CREOLE FRENCH LYRICS
are common in many of the tunes we sing in the tradition of Amede Ardoin, Bois Sec, Canray Fontenot, Boozoo Chavis, John Delafose, the Balfa Brothers, Iry LeJune, Dennis McGee and many others.
THE 10 BUTTON DIATONIC ACCORDION
of K.Jones is the driving force of our music, with Jonah Powell on fiddle. Jamie Bernard is on the drums, and Doug Albright on bass. Mark Stoltz is our man on the scrubboard and tit’fer driving the beat…..Mark also gives dancing lessons parties and workshops.
Soul Patch is a conscious Groove driven, Traverse City based, assembly of brothers in sound,
Formed in late 2005, this lovable blend of spirits is nothing short of an amazing ride! Bringing a wide variety of musical influences delivered through their own brand of conscious groove, Soul Patch has logged hundreds of shows over thousands of miles to countless new and old friends. Leaning heavily on positive reggae vibes yet seamlessly infusing doses of Funk, Rock, Americana, and Soul. You're sure to find your dance frequency at a Soul Patch show!