Want to spend an evening listening to awesome bands, hanging out in the trendiest night spots and enjoying delicious food and drinks all night long? Want all of this without having to drive all over town? Mark your calendars for Saturday, May 8, from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., because the 6th annual Groove Walk is right around the corner!
Produced by On the Waterfront Inc., and the River District Association, Groove Walk features 13 River District establishments as they each host a local award-winning band.
Looking for some hard rock? More of an oldies fan? What about classic rock, blues, country or R & B? Well, Groove Walk 2004 has them all, and youre gonna love it! Groove Walk is pleased to announce this years outstanding line-up of Best of Rockford and RAMI-nominated musicians with their corresponding River District locations:
u Dove LoadBig Cities Lounge, 905 E. State St.
u Too DeepBacchus Wine Bar & Restaurant, 515 E. State St.
u Dan Voll! Combo LocoIrish Rose, 519 E. State St.
u Mr. Big StuffThe Office Nite Club, 514 E. State St.
u Class ReunionCJs Lounge, 300 E. State St.
u Basement Blues BandCarlyle Brewing Co., 215 E. State St.
u Ernie and the Po BoysParagon On State, 205 W. State St.
u Agent ZeroKryptonite, 308 W. State St., Suite 110
u Bare BonesSwilligans Pub, 200 N. Church St.
u Jinger ChristalLittle Italys Club 505505 E. State St.
u Band of the LostToms Tap, 315 S. Main St.
u JuelaneGaspos Auto Inn, 310 S. Church St.
u OrangeOctane InterLounge, 124 N. Main St.
Ticket prices are $5 in advance and $7 at the door of each establishment. One Groove Walk ticket admits you to all 13 establishments, where you can enjoy 13 fantastic bands! Walk from establishment to establishment, or hop the RMTD trolley for a free ride as it runs along the Groove Walk route throughout the event.
A portion of the proceeds from this event benefit the RAMIs Gary Wilmer Scholarship Fund, which helps graduating seniors continue their music education in college.
Tickets are on sale now at www.onthewaterfront.com.
Start searching for your grooviest pair of shoes, and well see you May 8 at Groove Walk 2004!
Groove Walk is produced by On the Waterfront, Inc. and the River District Association, sponsored by 97ZOK, WKMQ, Q98.5, RMTD, Budweiser, MedicineMan, Inc., FOX39 and the Rockford Register Star.