Mile of Music Presents: Concerts in the Courtyard, sponsored by Bayland Buildings, Inc. and Renewal by Andersen from Tundraland showcases top up-and-coming bands and singer-songwriters from music hotbeds throughout the country, with local and regional artists blended in.

The music is FREE every Wednesday at the Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley Courtyard (333 W. College Avenue) in Downtown Appleton, and offers an early-evening music choice for downtown workers and local music fans. The Courtyard opens for seating at 5 p.m. and the music starts at 5:30, ending around 7:30 p.m. This is a rain or shine event – in the event of inclement weather, the music moves inside the hotel.

Bayland Buildings, Inc. and Renewal by Andersen from Tundraland are co-sponsors for this year’s Concerts in the Courtyard, which runs each Wednesday, May 29 through August 28. Concerts in the Courtyard is produced by Mile of Music Presents, in collaboration with the Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley and WHBY Radio.

PLEASE NOTE: This is an all-ages, FREE event. Valid ID is required to purchase alcohol. Artists subject to change/substitution without notice.

PROUD PARTNERS: Bayland Buildings, Inc. | Renewal by Andersen from Tundraland | Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley | WHBY Radio | Mile of Music Presents


FEATURED ARTISTS FOR SUMMER 2019:


Wednesday, May 29:
The Brothers Footman

Time: Show @ 5:30 p.m., Doors @ 5 p.m.
Headliner: Brothers Footman (Indianapolis, IN)
Opening Act: Kari Arnett (Madison, WI/Nashville, TN)
Location: Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley Courtyard
Tickets: FREE


June 5:
Quiet Hollers 

Time: Show @ 5:30 p.m., Doors @ 5 p.m.
Headliner: Quiet Hollers (Louisville, KY)
Opening Act: Christopher Gold (Appleton, WI)
Location: Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley Courtyard
Tickets: FREE


June 12:
Beth Kille Band

Time: Show @ 5:30 p.m., Doors @ 5 p.m.
Headliner: Beth Kille Band (Madison, WI)
Opening Act: Natural Satellite (Menasha, WI)
Location: Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley Courtyard
Tickets: FREE


June 19:
The Crane Wives

Time: Show @ 5:30 p.m., Doors @ 5 p.m.
Headliner: The Crane Wives (Grand Rapids, MI)
Opening Act: Adam Lee (Chicago, IL)
Location: Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley Courtyard
Tickets: FREE


June 26:
Babe Club, The High Divers

Time: Show @ 5:30 p.m., Doors @ 5 p.m.
Headliners: Babe Club (Charleston, SC), The High Divers (Charleston, SC)
Location: Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley Courtyard
Tickets: FREE

 

 


July 3:
Próxima Parada

Time: Show @ 5:30 p.m., Doors @ 5 p.m.
Headliner: Próxima Parada (San Luis Obispo, CA)
Opening Act: Horace Greene (Oshkosh, WI)
Location: Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley Courtyard
Tickets: FREE


July 10:
Hannah Wicklund & The Steppin Stones

Time: Show @ 5:30 p.m., Doors @ 5 p.m.
Headliner: Hannah Wicklund & The Steppin Stones (Los Angeles)
Opening Act: NONE
Location: Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley Courtyard
Tickets: FREE

 

 

 


July 17:
Smooth Hound Smith

Time: Show @ 5:30 p.m., Doors @ 5 p.m.
Headliner: Smooth Hound Smith (East Nashville, TN)
Opening Act: NONE
Location: Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley Courtyard
Tickets: FREE

 


July 24:
Jackie Venson

Time: Show @ 5:30 p.m., Doors @ 5 p.m.
Headliner: Jackie Venson (Austin, TX)
Opening Act: Gabe Burdulis (Nashville, TN)
Location: Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley Courtyard
Tickets: FREE


July 31:
Me Like Bees

Time: Show @ 5:30 p.m., Doors @ 5 p.m.
Headliner: Me Like Bees (Joplin, MO)
Opening Act: Seth Anderson (Canmore, Alberta, Canada)
Location: Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley Courtyard
Tickets: FREE


August 7:
Brother Elsey

Time: Show @ 5:30 p.m., Doors @ 5 p.m.
Headliner: Brother Elsey (Grand Rapids, MI)
Opening Act: Auralai (Oshkosh, WI)
Location: Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley Courtyard
Tickets: FREE


August 14:
The Gentleman’s Anti-Temperance League

Time: Show @ 5:30 p.m., Doors @ 5 p.m.
Headliner: The Gentleman’s Anti-Temperance League
Opening Act: TBA
Location: Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley Courtyard
Tickets: FREE

 


August 21:
Ruben

Time: Show @ 5:30 p.m., Doors @ 5 p.m.
Headliner: Ruben (Stillwater, MN)
Opening Act: TBA
Location: Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley Courtyard
Tickets: FREE

 


August 28:
Phillip-Michael Scales

Time: Show @ 5:30 p.m., Doors @ 5 p.m.
Headliner: Phillip-Michael Scales – FULL BAND (Chicago, IL)
Opening Act: Nikki Morgan (Greensboro, NC)
Location: Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley Courtyard
Tickets: FREE

 



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