SEMBA EVENTS CALENDAR
SEMBA ROCHESTER ACOUSTIC JAM-Fridays 6:30 pm at Peace United Church of Christ, 1503 2nd Ave NE Contact: Pat Lahey, 507 282 5507 Meet on First Floor of the church.
MBOTMA (MN Bluegrass & Old-Time Music Association-Visit www.minnesotabluegrass.org for information regarding activities and events. Contact: Jed Malischke, 715 635 2479 or jed@minnesotab[email protected].
2nd & 4th Thurs of each month-Old Time Music Jam at Charles City, IA, Senior Center, 900 Hulin St, at 7pm Contact: Rick McDonald-641 228 3257.
Biwabik Township Hall Jam- 7:00-10:00 pm every Monday – Gilbert, MN. Contact: Tel.
2nd Sunday of the Month- Winona Jam @ The Acoustic Cafe, 2nd and Lafayette Streets, Winona MN. 5pm to 8pm. Contact: 507 689 4532 or 507 459 2571.
Every Monday except holidays-Winona- Jam at Black Horse Bar & Restaurant, Big River Room, West side of Hwy 61 (34648 Old Homer Rd) 6pm to 9pm. Contact: 507 459 2571. Acoustic-old country & bluegrass. Starts May 6 and ends 3rd week of October.
2nd Sunday of the Month-Lacrosse Acoustic Bluegrass Jam 12:30-4:30 pm. Southside Community Center, Corner of 5th and Hood, Lacrosse. Tel. 608-787-0445 email: [email protected].
3rd Sunday of the Month-Join us at Whitewater State Park 3:00 pm May thru October 2014, for our Pioneer Music-Bluegrass Jam Series! Pickers of all skill levels and those who want to sing along are invited.
Nashua Jam-Thursday- 6:30 to 9:00 pm-prefer acoustic. GMT Building, 69 Maple St., Nashua, IA. Details: [email protected].
Plainview Jams-1st and 3rd Thursdays each month-7 pm-Bluegrass/Country Acoustic Jam Sessions, Plainview Area Community & Youth Center, Plainview, MN Contact: Diane McNalan 507 534 2105. NO JAMS IN JANUARY OR FEBRUARY 2014.
Viroqua Bluegrass & Gospel Jam-4th Sunday 1:30 pm-4:30 pm. at Parkview Court. NO JAM IN APRIL, JUNE, JULY OR AUGUST.
SEMBA JAM SPRING VALLEY- WILL RESUME IN NOVEMBER 2014-Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, Spring Valley MN. Noon to 5 PM. Snack and Finger foods.
SEMBA JAM RUSHFORD- WILL RESUME IN NOV 2014. Good Shepherd Nursing Home, 700 Building, Rushford MN Noon to 5 pm. Snack and finger foods. Group of musicians needed to provide music to residents in afternoon. Out by 5PM.
SEMBA TEXAS REUNION JAM- Monday, February 10, 2014. 1-4 pm. Acacia Park 89 E Business 83 Alamo TX Everyone is Welcome. $1.00 Donation at the Door. Drinks, Cake, Icecream available for purchase. More information: Tel 507 459 9003.
April 12, 2014 SEMBA’s CATFISH/CHICKEN FRY at the Rushford American Legion on Hwy.16 W. Rushford, MN Serving 5:30-8:oo pm. Cost is $9.00 per person. Free bluegrass music.
May 16, 17, 18 2014-SEMBA’s MAY FESTIVAL- 507 864 8109- www.semba.tv Held at Cushon’s Peak Campground, Houston MN. Potluck Thurs. evening.
June 20,21,22 2014-Weekend Jam Session-25th Year!Itasca County Fairgrounds, Grand Rapids, MN. Open Stage Friday & Saturday p.m. Camping. Free Admission. Potluck Dinner Sat PM. For Information contact: Lloyd LaPlant 218 326 4456.
June 13, 14, 15 2014-Weekend Jam Session-Howard County Fairgrounds, Cresco IA. From Hwy 9 turn N on 7th Street SW. Go approx. 2 blocks and turn left. No Admission. No formal bands. Potluck meals. Lots of Jamming. Camping paid to Fair Board $10.00 a nite. Contact: Charley & Sandy Good, 563-382-2048 or www.mhcfair.com for more info about the fairgrounds.
July 11,12,13 2014- 10th Annual Bluegrass & Gospel Festival-Viroqua, WI.Vernon County Fairgrounds. 608 637 3820 www.viroquabluegrass.org
July 25,26,27 2014 -Backbone Bluegrass Festival. Strawberry Point, IA. 563 933 4957 or 563 933 4331.
Plainview Summer Concert Series, Plainview Community Center, Tuesday evenings 7 pm to 9 pm. Details call 507 534 3802 or 507 876 2679.
Houston MN Free Lawn Chair Concert Series- Every Wed. 7 PM JULY TO AUG. Trailhead Park Band Shell, 215 West Plum St, Houston MN. Contact 507-896-3511.
August -SEMBA BLUEGRASS WORKSHOP- Free with the purchase of a SEMBA Wristband -specifically for Bluegrass Instruments, all levels welcome. 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Instructors: Keith Yoder and Paul Roberts. Information: 507 288- 1785 or go to www.semba.tv.
Aug. 14,15,16,17 2014-SEMBA’s AUGUST FESTIVAL- 507 864 8109 or www.semba.tv Held at Cushon’s Peak Campground, Houston, MN. Potluck Wed. evening.
August 21,22,23,24 2014 -Lake Bluegrass Festival at the Cass County Fair, Pine River, MN. National and regional bands, camping, workshops and jamming. Contact: 218-568-5559.
Oct. 25, 2014- SEMBA’s Catfish/Chicken Fry-Rushford American Legion on Hwy 16 W, Rushford, MN. Serving 5:30 to 8:00 PM. Cost $9.00 per person. Free Bluegrass Music.