Come celebrate the connections that Louisiana and Michigan share- music, food, and community leisure! National and local musicians perform blues and zydeco music, while Louisiana cuisine is made from scratch with Michigan ingredients. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and dancing shoes. All proceeds benefit Grow Benzie's community center, youth and educational programs (www.GrowBenzie.org).
This evening fundraiser celebrates the cultural connections Louisiana and Michigan share through music, food, and community leisure. National and local musicians perform blues and zydeco music, while the menu stirs Louisiana & Michigan together: jambalaya, andouille, redskin potatoes/corn/greens, shrimp poboys, sweet potato fries, cajun fish tacos, BBQ pork sandwiches, crab corn fritters, cornbread, Grow Benzie salads, beignets, strawberry shortcake, sweet tea and lemonade.
Ticket prices include admission to the event and auctions- food, alcohol, beverages and merchandise will be available for separate purchase. Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, blankets, and dancing shoes. Yard games including bocce ball, bean bag toss, ladderball, and disc golf will be available. All funds raised will benefit Grow Benzie's community center, youth and educational programs (www.GrowBenzie.org).
Friday, July 7th, 2017
Doors open at 4pm
6pm: Peter "Madcat" Ruth (Grammy Award Winner) & the Midnight Blues Journey
7:30: Community Toast & Recognition
7:35: Live Auction
8pm: Chubby Carrier (Grammy Award Winner) & the Bayou Swamp Band
10pm: K. Jones & the Benzie Playboys
St. Ambrose Cellars
841 S. Pioneer, Beulah, MI 49684
19 miles from Chum's Corners (US-31/M-37)
4 miles from Honor (US-31)
8 miles from Crystal Mountain (M-115)
36 miles from Manistee (US-31)
Everyone is welcome!
Advance Tickets (until 7/5): $20
General Admission: $25
Age 14-18: $10
Ages 13 and under: Free