Ben Steel will return to the Wildwood Friendly Tavern this coming Saturday, the 11th, from 8 pm to 11 pm. As always, this venue offers good food, affordable prices, warm hospitality and a red-hot music scene! The Wildwood is located at 46721 Hayes Rd., just south of 21 Mile Rd. in Macomb. We hope you have the opportunity to join us for a set or two! http://www.joebologna.com/
Please note: Due to a travel conflict, our monthly engagement at Marge’s Bar will take place on Sunday, February 26th from 6 pm – 9 pm. Look for us to be back on our regular 3rd Sunday of the month schedule on Sunday, March 18th. Marge’s Bar is located at 15400 Mack Avenue, at the corner of Beaconsfield, in Grosse Pointe Park. For info, call 313.881.8895. (FYI: Marge’s was just voted “Best Place for a Burger” in Patch.com’s online poll)
And as you may know, the Balduck Mountain Ramblers is the foundation group for Ben Steel, so here’s some upcoming performances for both groups that you may be interested in attending:
Sunday, March 4th: The Balduck Mountain Ramblers will perform in concert from 7 pm to 9 pm at the Sterling Heights Coffee House Series at the Sterling Heights Community Center. The Community Center is located at Dodge Park & Utica Roads in Sterling Heights. For information, call 586.446.2751
Sunday, March 11th: The Ramblers will perform at Nemo’s Bar & Grille from 12 noon to 7 pm as part of the annual St. Patrick’s Parade festivities. Nemo’s is located at 1384 Michigan Ave., one block south of Trumbull in Detroit’s historic Corktown District. For info, call 313.965.3180. http://www.nemosdetroit.com/
Friday, March 16th: Our biggest event of the year! The Ramblers will perform from 8 pm to 10 pm at the annual Players Playhouse fundraiser. You may even see a special guest appearance by Ben Steel at this one! A spectacular venue, a great show and a good cause are the order of the evening at this annual extravaganza. Reservations are required! Tickets are $25.00 each in advance and $30.00 at the door, and include snacks, refreshments (yes, beer!) and a light dinner. (You may carry in your own wine or other preferred beverages if you’d like). A behind the scenes tour of this wonderful Detroit treasure is also included – proceeds help support the Players Playhouse Endowment Fund. The Players Playhouse is located at 3321 E. Jefferson, about 1 Mile east of the Renaissance Center. For reservations or information, call Joyce at 313.259.3385. (See attached flyer) http://www.playersdetroit.org/
Saturday, March 17th: The Balduck Mountain Ramblers will be back at Nemo’s for the annual St. Patrick’s Day party at Nemo’s. Times are from 12 noon to 7:30 pm. Nemo’s is the real deal when it comes to Irish Pubs, so don’t make the mistake of staying out in the ‘burbs for your St. Patrick’s celebration!
Sunday, March 18th: As previously mentioned, Ben Steel will be at Marge’s for our regular monthly gig from 6 pm to 9 pm.
Thanks and we hope to see you soon!
posted by Grosse Pointe Music Academy Staff