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Headwaters Music Festival

Aug 26 - 27, 2016
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Otsego Club and Resort
696 M-32 East Gaylord, MI 49735

Contact & More Info

Contact: Gaylord Area Council for the Arts
Phone: 989-732-3242

Gaylord Area Council for the Arts will be hosting the first annual "Headwaters Music Festival" on Aug. 26th and Aug 27th at the Otsego Club. This is a two-evening celebration of music of all genres by local, regional and even internationally known musicians!


The "Locals on the Lawn" concert takes place on Friday Aug 26th from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm.  Featuring:  A Brighter Bloom ~ Lance Boughner ~ Sydni ~ Zeke & The Stray Bluttes ~ Gaylord Steel Drum Band ~ Gaylord Orchestra Quintet.  Lots of fun activities for kids of all ages are also planned.  The Otsego Club will have food and beverages for sale, including local craft beer and wine.  Visit the booths of local arts and craft vendors.


Internationally known blues artist, Larry McCray will be the headline act on Sat. Aug 27th, from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm.  Food, beverages and arts and crafts will be on hand for your enjoyment as well.


Save these dates and plan on joining the Gaylord Area Council for the Arts for two-fun filled evenings of music near the headwaters of many Northern Michigan's pristine rivers and streams.