Mile of Music Presents is the concert production and promotion arm of the Mile of Music Festival, developing the year-round original music initiative in Downtown Appleton. Mile of Music Presents events are produced for the community by Willems Marketing & Events, Inc. Enjoy several different concert experiences throughout the year, including:

Rhythms & Brews at Riverview Gardens
Concerts in the Courtyard
New Year’s Encore Eve
OuterEdge Shows
And many more!

Looking for more local music events in Appleton? We hope you’ll join us for quality original music at an affordable price (and sometimes FREE) at the next Mile of Music Presents concert!


MILE OF MUSIC PRESENTS at Gibson Music Hall: Fort Frances Album Release

Date: Friday, November 8, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. (Doors @ 7:30)
Artist(s): Fort Frances (Chicago), Christopher Gold and The New Old Things (Fox Cities)
Event: Fort Frances Album Release Event!
Location: Gibson Music Hall, Downtown Appleton
Tickets: On sale now! Purchase here.
Other: Ages 21+ only! General admission, club-style show with limited seating available


Flannel Fest North (in collaboration with Stone After Stone Records)

Date: Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 6:00 p.m.
About: Flannel Fest North returns to Appleton for the third annual event!
Artist(s): Trapper Schoepp (Milwaukee, WI), The Mascot Theory (Madison, WI), Beth Kille Band (Madison, WI), The North Code (Madison, WI), Listening Party (Milwaukee, WI)
Location: Gibson Music Hall, Downtown Appleton
Cost: $20 (General Admission), $35 VIP (Admission, Limited Edition letterpress poster, t-shirt). Purchase tickets here. 
Other: Must be 21+ to attend. Mile of Music is proud to partner with event producers Stone After Stone Records for this event!



Date: Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. (Doors at 6:30 p.m.)
Artist(s): The Vegabonds (Nashville), Cool Waters Band (Fox Cities)
Location: OuterEdge Stage (303 N. Oneida Street)
Tickets: On sale September 16, 2019! Purchase here:
Other: All ages! Club-style show with limited seating.



MILE OF MUSIC PRESENTS at Gibson Music Hall: Desert Noises and The Accords

Date: Friday, November 22, 2019 at 8:30 p.m. (Doors at 7:30)
Artist(s): Desert Noises (Los Angeles), The Accords (Madison, WI)
Location: Gibson Music Hall, Downtown Appleton
Tickets: $12 in advance and $15 at the door. Purchase here!
Other: 21+! Club-style show with limited seating available. The Accords will kick off the night on the Front Stage, followed by Desert Noises on the Back Stage.


MILE OF MUSIC PRESENTS: New Year’s Encore Eve!

Date: Tuesday, December 31, 2019 into 2020!
Artist(s): Freddy & Francine (Nashville), Mike Mains & The Branches (Detroit, MI), Miles Nielsen & The Rusted Hearts (Rockford, IL), Little Stranger (Charleston, SC)
Hosts: Adrian+Meredith (Nashville)
Pop-Up Performances: Genevieve Heyward (Door County, WI), David Paul Martin (Fox Cities)
Location: Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley (333 W. College Avenue, Appleton)
Tickets: ON SALE NOW! 
-Early-bird tickets (through 11/17): $25 public/$20 for Music-Makers (with code)
-Tickets (11/17-12/31 at 3:00 p.m.): $30 public/$25 for Music-Makers (with code)
-At-the-door: $35
Tax and fees apply for all ticket purchases!
Other: Mile of Music alumni return for a night of rockin’ live music! We’ll also have a champagne toast, coffee and chocolate lounge, party favors and more!


By purchasing a ticket, you voluntarily assume all risks and danger, including the risk of lost, stolen or damaged property or personal injury incidental to any event for which the ticket is issued and waive all claims against the event sponsor, the owner of the facility, the ticket producer or issuer. Admission is subject to compliance with all laws and facility rules and the ticket holder consents to reasonable examinations and searches to ensure compliance. Failure to comply with the law or facility rules may result in refusal of admission or ejection from venue. The ticket holder grants the right and license to Mile of Music/Mile of Music Presents to use his or her image, likeness, name, voice, comments or other proprietary or public rights and that of any minor accompanying the ticket holder in any online promotion, public broadcast or any future use without notification or compensation. Artists subject to change. All sales are final. No refunds or exchanges.