Lakeshore Independent Music Festival

Music Without Boundaries & Monument Music have teamed up for a 4th year to bring you two nights of quality original music to the lakeshore. Music Without Boundaries & Monument Music, joined by Aspire Real Estate Llc.

have teamed up for a 5th year to bring you three nights of quality original music to the lakeshore. The event takes place on Thursday September 7th at Paradigm Coffee & Music in Sheboygan, Friday September 8th and Saturday September 9th at The Fat Seagull in Manitowoc. Lineup announcements and set times will be released as the information is confirmed. This year, we are donating a portion of our p

Operating as usual

03/07/2018

Music Without Boundaries is bringing Lakeshore Independent Music Festival veterans, Miles Over Mountains, down to 3 Sheeps Brewing Company in Sheboygan this Friday March 9th for what is sure to be a fantastic show. The show is free and starts at 8pm, definitely check these guys out!

Event Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/142151699937475/

In just a couple days we'll be down in Sheboygan at the always delightful 3 Sheeps Brewing Company with our pals from Chicagoland, Miles Over Mountains. Come join us for a fantastic FREE show on Friday March 9th. Music starts at 8pm. We hope to see you there!

Event Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/142151699937475/

12/20/2017

Armchair Boogie

Our friends Armchair Boogie are trying to hit 2000 likes on their page before the end of the year, go check them out and see if we can help them hit that goal. Don't forget to like and follow all our bands and sponsors to stay up to date on the people that make this festival happen!

Armchair Boogie From bluegrass to funk to folk, Armchair Boogie delivers dynamic original performances nationwide.

11/10/2017

Two great Lakeshore Independent Music Festival bands from this years festival are playing tonight at 3 Sheeps Brewing Company Taproom. Make your way to Sheboygan to catch EGi. and the Plutoniates. Music starts at 8pm!

We are just a few hours away from show time! EGi. will be playing at 3 Sheeps Brewing Company Taproom with Sheboygan's own Plutoniates. Music starts at 8pm! The Taproom opened at 3pm, so be sure to arrive early to sample some of the many delicious craft brews available on tap including Roll out the Barrel which was released today! Bring a friend or 10, this is going to be a great evening!!

[09/22/17]   Hey Everyone!

With the 5th Annual Lakeshore Independent Music Festival in the books we would like to thank quite a few businesses, organizations & individuals who helped throughout the 3 day event.

Our Presenting Sponsors:
Music Without Boundaries, along with the help of Monument Music, is the mastermind behind the Lakeshore Independent Music Festival

Monument Music is part of the original creation of the Lakeshore Independent Music Festival. If you are in need of any music related items, be sure to check out their store in Sheboygan.

Aspire Real Estate Group, LLC is a tremendous supporter of local events and we were very excited to have them on board as a 2017 presenting sponsor & are truly appreciative of their support!

Venue Sponsors:
The Fat Seagull has hosted at least one day of the Lakeshore Independent Music Festival for 3 years in a row. They have been supportive of our mission every step of the way. We can't thank them enough for all they do and hope to continue working with them in some way moving forward.

Paradigm CoffeeandMusic's new and improved space was a wonderful fit for our Sheboygan date of the festival. It was great to work with them again and we thank them for having us.

Performers:
Everyone, and we mean EVERYONE, performed excellent sets of music this year! The music is organized by Music Without Boundaries. Keeping a diverse lineup year after year is key to a event like this, and the 2017 lineup was no exception. Thank You to: Frogleg, Chicago Farmer, EGi., The Belle Weather, Thriftones, Armchair Boogie, Joseph Huber, Miles Over Mountains, Invisible Cartoons, Listening Party, Thinner Teed, The Rumble Roots, Pine Travelers, Layers&Layers and the Plutoniates for being part of the 5th Annual Lakeshore Independent Music Festival!!

Sponsors:
Hagar's "Half-Pounder" Cookies...what can you really say about a man that supports your mission in any way that he can. He routinely attends Music Without Boundaries events, has been a supported of the Lakeshore Independent Music Festival for years now and you never know when he may surprise you with a couple of his famous half pounder cookies! He's a great person, a great supporter of local events, and we can't thank him enough for what he's done for us!

The Forst Inn, is a recently renovated Cabaret style theatre that is hosting it's grand opening event this Saturday September 23rd. This event is sold out but be sure to check out their schedule for a full list of the theatre and live music events coming up there!

In addition to the two above, we would like to thank the remaining 2017 sponsors: Schmitz Amusements, The Cawley Company, Ryan's on York, 3 Sheeps Brewing Company, Bilka Law Offices, Two Rivers Clothing Company, Legend Larry's, McMullen & Pitz Construction Company, Hubbartt Electric Inc., Harborside Restaurant, Braun Building Center, Mike Howe Builders, Doneff Companies, LLC, Harbor Town Harley-Davidson, Manitowoc, TA Motorsports Inc. and to the Thrasher, Rezachek and Jacky Families. Without all of your help, we wouldn't be able to do this...THANK YOU!

Painting Pathways Clubhouse Inc: We are grateful to have had the opportunity to support the Painting Pathways Clubhouse. Mental health can be a touchy subject for some folks to discuss and to have the ability to help raise awareness about it meant a lot to us & them. It was great to work with all of you this year!

Thank You to everyone who helped us throughout the planning year and event itself! Special thanks goes out to our friend Anita. For the last few years she has been there for us every step of the way to help out with whatever we've needed. Her support is truly appreciated!

To all of you in attendance, volunteering, venue owners & staff, sponsors or performers, it was a pleasure, THANK YOU!

We'll see you all in 2018!

09/09/2017

Our outside headliner, Frogleg, has hit the Lakeshore Independent Music Festival stage! Come on down to The Fat Seagull for some incredible music!

09/09/2017

For the 5th year in a row, The Belle Weather is up on stage for the Lakeshore Independent Music Festival! Come out to The Fat Seagull for some great original live music!

09/09/2017

The Rumble Roots are on stage at The Fat Seagull, come on out folks!

09/09/2017

Joseph Huber is on the stage! Come on out to The Fat Seagull!

[09/09/17]   Let's go! Day 3 of the 5th Annual Lakeshore Independent Music Festival presented by Music Without Boundaries, Monument Music & Aspire Real Estate Group, LLC IS underway! First up is Layers&Layers! Come on over to The Fat Seagull, we'll be here ALL DAY!

09/08/2017

Day 2 is underway, come on over to The Fat Seagull for a full night of music! Invisible Cartoons are up first!

09/08/2017

A BIG Thank You to everyone that participated in day 1 of the 5th Annual Lakeshore Independent Music Festival! The music was absolutely fantastic and we really appreciate all of you that came out and support the festival, bands (The Belle Weather, Chicago Farmer, Plutoniates and Pine Travelers) and our wonderful host Paradigm CoffeeandMusic! It was a great way to start the festival!

We are gearing up for tonight's show and are very excited about the lineup we are presenting to you! The show will kick off at 6pm outside with a set by the Invisible Cartoons, followed by 2 sets of music by EGi. at 9pm we'll be moving inside for one set each by Miles Over Mountains and Thinner Teed.

This is going to be a great night of music! Please come join us at The Fat Seagull for day 2 of the 5th Annual Lakeshore Independent Music Festival presented by Music Without Boundaries, Monument Music and Aspire Real Estate Group, LLC

Event page is in the comments.

09/07/2017

Just a few minutes until showtime with The Belle Weather kicking it off followed by Chicago Farmer, Plutoniates, and Pine Travelers at the ever wonderful Paradigm CoffeeandMusic! Come on out, music lovers!

09/07/2017

Happy Thursday folks, it's SHOW DAY!!!

We are very excited to finally kick off the 5th Annual Lakeshore Independent Music Festival presented to you by Music Without Boundaries, Monument Music & Aspire Real Estate Group, LLC.

Tonight's show will take place at Paradigm CoffeeandMusic in Sheboygan and will start at 6pm.

Tonight's schedule:
6:00pm The Belle Weather
7:00pm Chicago Farmer
8:00pm Plutoniates
9:00pm Pine Travelers

We truly can't wait for this event to start and to see all of you there!!

09/06/2017

Since we are roughly 24 hours from the start of the 5th Annual Lakeshore Independent Music Festival, we wanted to send out another big THANK YOU to all of our sponsors!

Presenting Sponsors:
Music Without Boundaries
Monument Music
Aspire Real Estate Group, LLC

Hosting Sponsors:
The Fat Seagull
Paradigm CoffeeandMusic

Sponsors:
Hagar's "Half-Pounder" Cookies
Schmitz Amusements
The Forst Inn
The Cawley Company
Ryan's on York
3 Sheeps Brewing Company
Bilka Law Offices
Two Rivers Clothing Company
The Rezachek's
The Thrasher's
Legend Larry's
McMullen & Pitz Construction Company
Hubbartt Electric Inc.
Harborside Restaurant
Braun Building Center
Mike Howe Builders
Doneff Companies, LLC
Harbor Town Harley-Davidson, Manitowoc
The Jacky's
TA Motorsports Inc.

We honestly couldn't have done it without all of you!!

09/05/2017

Armchair Boogie will be joining us for their first Lakeshore Independent Music Festival appearance. They will be kicking it off inside The Fat Seagull at 8pm on Saturday 9/9.

Thriftones are back for their 5th appearance at the Lakeshore Independent Music Festival. They have been with us every year and will assume their usual placement of closing out the whole festival with two fantastic sets of music starting at 10pm on Saturday 9/9 at The Fat Seagull

09/05/2017

Frogleg will be joining us for their first Lakeshore Independent Music Festival appearance. They will be headlining the outdoor stage with their set starting at 6:00pm Saturday 9/9 at The Fat Seagull

09/05/2017

Joseph Huber & his band will be returning for their second Lakeshore Independent Music Festival appearance. You can catch their set at 3pm on Saturday 9/9 at The Fat Seagull.

The Rumble Roots are joining us for their first Lakeshore Independent Music Festival appearance. They will be hitting the stage at 4pm Saturday 9/9 at The Fat Seagull.

09/05/2017

Layers&Layers will be joining us for their first Lakeshore Independent Music Festival appearance. They will be the first band up on stage for the 3rd & final day of the festival. Join us at The Fat Seagull on Saturday 9/9 at 1pm for the first of many great sets of music!

Listening Party will be joining us for their second Lakeshore Independent Music Festival appearance. They will be on stage at The Fat Seagull on Saturday 9/9 at 2pm.

09/04/2017

Thinner Teed will be joining us for their first Lakeshore Independent Music Festival appearance. They will be closing out the 2nd day of the festival at 10:30pm on Friday 9/8 at The Fat Seagull

09/04/2017

Miles Over Mountains will be joining us this year for their second Lakeshore Independent Music Festival appearance. Catch their set at The Fat Seagull at 9pm on Friday 9/8.

09/04/2017

EGi. will be joining us for their first Lakeshore Independent Music Festival appearance. They will be playing two sets of music starting at 7pm & 8pm on Friday 9/8 at The Fat Seagull in Manitowoc.

09/04/2017

Invisible Cartoons are joining us for their third Lakeshore Independent Music Festival appearance. They will be kicking off the 2nd day of the festival at The Fat Seagull in Manitowoc on Friday 9/8 at 6pm.

09/04/2017

Pine Travelers are joining us in Sheboygan to close out the first day of the Lakeshore Independent Music Festival at Paradigm CoffeeandMusic on Thursday at 9PM

09/03/2017

Plutoniates are joining us for their second Lakeshore Independent Music Festival! Catch them on Thursday at Paradigm CoffeeandMusic at 8PM!

09/03/2017

Chicago Farmer is a one man show guaranteed to blow you away! This is the first year we were able to secure him for the Lakeshore Independent Music Festival!! You can catch him at Paradigm CoffeeandMusic on Thursday at 7PM!!

09/03/2017

The Belle Weather is a staple of the Lakeshore Independent Music Festival as they've been with us since the beginning. This duo will play both Thursday at Paradigm CoffeeandMusic at 6PM and Saturday at The Fat Seagull at 5:15PM!

09/03/2017

Join us for 3 days of live music and fun at the Lakeshore Independent Music Festival!!!! We will see you on Thursday at Paradigm CoffeeandMusic and Friday and Saturday at The Fat Seagull. Proudly presented by Music Without Boundaries,Monument Music and Aspire Real Estate Group, LLC.

09/02/2017

Happy Saturday folks!

We will be back to our scheduled sponsor & artist spotlights very soon. In the meantime, we are 5 DAYS AWAY from the start of the 5th Annual Lakeshore Independent Music Festival!! We'll be offering up only the best musical entertainment from 6pm-10pm Thursday 9/7 at Paradigm CoffeeandMusic in Sheboygan, 6pm-12am Friday 9/8 and 1pm-12am Saturday 9/9 at The Fat Seagull in Manitowoc. Please come support this incredible FREE event presented to you by Music Without Boundaries, Monument Music and Aspire Real Estate Group, LLC!!

08/31/2017

Here is another great group of businesses that deserve a great big thank you for making this year's Lakeshore Independent Music Festival happen! The Cawley Company, Ryan's on York, Bilka Law Offices, Two Rivers Clothing Company, & 3 Sheeps Brewing Company.

08/31/2017

Didn't get a chance to wish Festival Founder, and Music Without Boundaries guru, Kevin Harris a Happy Birthday yesterday??? Have no fear, you can see him tonight at The Fat Seagull where we will be enjoying some delicious thai food and listening to the sweet sounds of Lakeshore Independent Music Festival artists The Belle Weather and Ben Majeska of Armchair Boogie & The Rumble Roots. Can't wait to see you there!

[08/30/17]   Sponsor Spotlight!!!!
Hagar Nelson has been an incredible supporter of the Lakeshore Independent Music Festival year after year. In addition to his presence as a sponsor of the festival, you can find him at most Music Without Boundaries shows and many community events throughout the year (sometimes with half-pounder cookies in tow.)
Schmitz Amusements is a second time sponsor of the festival. They provide amusement supplies to local establishments and they strive to provide their customers with excellent service that sets them apart from competitors.
The Forst Inn is a first time sponsor, but they are just gearing up for their grand opening Gala Event. Do yourselves a favor and like them on Facebook, because they are making crazy-amazing things happen out in Tisch Mills, WI.
Stay tuned for more exciting Festival news!

08/29/2017

Because we receive so much support from our community, it is only right that we give back! This year, we are proudly supporting Painting Pathways Clubhouse Inc with a portion of the proceeds from the Lakeshore Independent Music Festival! Painting Pathways empowers adults with a diagnosed mental illness by building community, supporting recovery and changing lives! What a great resource to have in this community! Help us show our support for raising mental health awareness, one song at a time! (Rumor has it there may be baked goods at The Fat Seagull on Friday and Saturday of the festival!)

08/28/2017

Presenting Sponsor Spotlight! Aspire Real Estate Group, LLC!! This is the second year that Aspire has supported the Lakeshore Independent Music Festival, but the first that they are a presenting sponsor. Aspire aligns perfectly with our mindset on the festival, "We don’t aspire to be the biggest, just the best! At Aspire Real Estate Group, we have purposely remained a small company so we are focused on you and your real estate needs. Our team prides itself on getting to know each of our clients personally; after all, buying and selling a property is an important life event. We make certain that we are not just selling real estate, but we are building long lasting relationships that extend far beyond the closing date. We will be the people you call again and recommend to your friends and family."
The Aspire group is doing so much for the Manitowoc community!!! Show your support on Thursday at Paradigm CoffeeandMusic and say hi on Friday and Saturday at The Fat Seagull!!
Pay close attention today for presenting sponsor spotlights on @Music Music Without Boundaries and Monument Music!

08/28/2017

Presenting Sponsor Spotlight! Monument Music is also a founding sponsor of the Lakeshore Independent Music Festival. They are a local music store in Sheboygan, WI specializing in Guitars, Drums, Amps, Accessories, Band & Orchestra, Pro Audio, and much more. In house they also offer lessons, instrument & electronics repair, and free insight.
Got old gear? Bring it on by! They buy, sell, and trade new and used gear everyday!
Make sure you find them during the event on either Thursday at Paradigm CoffeeandMusic or Friday and Saturday at The Fat Seagull.
Pay close attention today for presenting sponsor spotlights on Music Without Boundaries and Aspire Real Estate Group, LLC!

08/28/2017

Presenting Sponsor Spotlight! Music Without Boundaries!!. Music Without Boundaries is one of the original founders of The Lakeshore Independent Music Festival. Their goal is to showcase homegrown, original music in unique settings. These types of venues provide an intimate setting for the band and audience. There has been a history of wonderful, listening audiences, which past performers have really enjoyed.
Make sure you find them during the event on either Thursday at Paradigm CoffeeandMusic or Friday and Saturday at The Fat Seagull.
Stay Tuned today for presenting sponsor spotlights on Monument Music and Aspire Real Estate Group, LLC!

Location

Address

807 Quay Street
Manitowoc, WI
54220
Other Manitowoc bars and pubs (show all)
Capitol Civic Centre Capitol Civic Centre
913 S 8th St
Manitowoc, 54220

Website: www.cccshows.org.

Vans Bar and Grill Vans Bar and Grill
426 N 9th St
Manitowoc, 54220

Renegades Country Bar-With a bit of "Rock & Roll" Renegades Country Bar-With a bit of "Rock & Roll"
1421 S 39th Street
Manitowoc, 54220

Manitowoc's newest Country Bar

Big Apple Pub & Grill Big Apple Pub & Grill
5733 County Road R
Manitowoc, 54220

The best Pub, Grill & Sports Complex on the Lakeshore featuring a full breakfast, lunch and dinner menu and nightly 'Live' entertainment! We go Big at the Big Apple!

Knox's Silver Valley Knox's Silver Valley
1222 S Alverno Rd
Manitowoc, 54220

Knox's Silver Valley is a family owned, and operated business happily serving you since 2005. Voted #1 Banquet Hall in Manitowoc County!

Legend Larry's Legend Larry's
921 S 10th St
Manitowoc, 54220-4629

National award winning wings in a laid back environment featuring a full bar, TVs, and more.

Ostrichfest Ostrichfest
4927 Stone Rd
Manitowoc, 54247

An intimate gathering of friends, family, people we kind of know, some folks we wish weren't there (between you and me), and a few drunken stragglers!

Westfield Bar Westfield Bar
1710 Western Ave
Manitowoc, 54220

Great bar with an amazing atmosphere.

The Pour House The Pour House
3713 Division St
Manitowoc, 54220

Great neighborhood bar to enjoy some cold drinks and good times! Summer Hours: Monday closed Tuesday 3-close Wednesday & Thursday 11am-close Friday 6am-close Saturday & Sunday 11am-close

The Wharf Manitowoc The Wharf Manitowoc
606 Quay Street
Manitowoc, 54220

A waterfront bar and live music venue in downtown Manitowoc featuring a food truck style kitchen and a 4,000-square-foot open air patio with a retractable roof system. Open year-round beginning May 2021.

Bud's Bar Bud's Bar
2 Maritime Dr
Manitowoc, 54220

Longest single owner of a tavern in Manitowoc. Since 1963. 47 years this summer. We're just your old school corner bar. Pool tables, beer, whiskey and bunches of good people!

Tj's Sports Bar & Grill Tj's Sports Bar & Grill
1502 Clark St
Manitowoc, 54220-3822