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For everyone who loves local music, the 2018 Arts & Drafts Festival has even more for you! We’ll be starting the party early again this year with a Friday night beverage and music event!

We’re happy to announce the 2018 schedule of bands!

Friday, August 17
5 - 7 pm: ReFURBUSHeD
ReFURBUSHeD is an energetic, versatile and professional three-piece band from Muskegon, MI. The band features guitar and bass by brothers Mike and Matt Furbush , and drumming by Stormy Weathers. This band has demonstrated a unique ability to entertain any crowd with its wide-ranging versatility and ability to perform Danceable Pop, Rock, Funk, R&B, Country, and more, shifting seamlessly from one style to another to provide a fun, high energy entertainment experience that is unrivaled in the Muskegon area.
7:30 – 10 pm: Westside Soul Surfers
We’ll keep the party going on Friday night with the Westside Soul Surfers.! Made up of some of the best musicians the Muskegon area has to offer, the Westside Soul Surfers are a smokin’, 10-piece R & B, funk, and soul powerhouse! When the rhythm section gets things rockin’, the Westside horns kick things up another notch! Add sweet vocal harmonies and masterful instrumentalists, and you get the Westside Soul Surfers!
West Side Soul Surfers
Saturday, August 18
Noon – 3 pm: YSU
Yard Sale Underwear "Knickers with Attitudes", is a cover band from Muskegon, MI. They are a fun, high-energy band who know how to party and how to make the people shake their booty! Plus, they wear funny hats! What songs do they play, you ask? Well, all of the best dance hits from the 70s,80s, 90s and today! YSU is here to get you dancing and to have a good time! A great band for all ages and tastes!
5 – 8 pm: Erika Scherry Band
You wanna dance? Check us out! Country/Pop/rock... we play all of the favorites!
Jaded 8
8:30 – 11:30 pm: Onager
Onager is a 5-piece band from the Scottville/Ludington area. Onager has been playing high energy Classic Rock and Variety Music since 1987. With professional vocalists and musicianship, Onager has the uncanny ability to faithfully replicate the hits of yesterday the way you remember them. The combination of musical talent and on stage presence make Onager one of the area’s top drawing acts. One visit to a show will give clear reason why!

As always, Arts & Drafts will feature Budweiser products as well as an assortment of craft beers, all supplied by Tyler Sales Company. Also, both Friday and Saturday will have free admission, as usual!

This area will also be the location for a variety of food concessions on Saturday, from 10 am – 9 pm. If you have a food concession that is interested in participating in the event, click here for a Food Concession Application.

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