Starting January (2017), Off Square Music Open Mic Nights will take place on the 2nd Friday of every month. Other Special Events, such as workshops, concerts (see below), or an additional Open Mic Night, will occur on the 4th Friday of every month. Unless otherwise noted, both of these will be held at Stage Left Cafe on the historic Woodstock Square.
Scheduled performers play three songs or 15 minutes, whichever comes first. A featured performer is on stage from 8:30 to 9 pm. $3 suggested donation.
To schedule to play at an open mic call, Keith at (815) 338-5164 or email Offsquare@gmail.com.
All events start at 7 pm and run until around 11 pm.
4th Friday Concerts
September 22, 2017: Small Potatoes
First Saturday Music Open Mic
First Saturday Music Open Mic is always held on the first Saturday of the month at 7:00 PM at Unity Spiritual Center, 225 W. Calhoun, Woodstock.
Each performer or group gets 2 songs or ten minutes. Sign up at the door or email Andy Andrick (aandrick28@Yahoo.com).
Bring a snack to share; Coffee and Tea are provided.
Always lots of great music from talented area musicians. Also enjoy a sing-along with words flashed up on the big screen -- LOTS of fun.
With great music, good friends, food and fun, there's not a better way to spend a Saturday evening. Bring your family, bring your friends, and bring yourselves. See you on First Saturday Music evening!
Songwriter Open Mic
A Place to Shine Music and Off Square Music have teamed up to produce an evening of original work by local and regional songwriters, poets and storytellers which is held on the first Thursday of every month at the Stage Left Café.
The evening runs from 7:30-9:30pm with artists performing for 10 minute slots. Hosted by Cassandra Vohs-Demann and Keith Johnson. All levels are welcome.