The Johnny Wagner Band

Based out of Chicago, Illinois, The Johnny Wagner Band is a household name in many German speaking communities in the country, specializing in traditional Bavarian, Austrian, and Slovenian styles of Polka Music, and equally versatile to play Rock & Roll, Country, Jazz, and Swing authentically.

Their shows include Yodeling, performances on the Swiss Alphorn, The Austrian cowbells, and clever audience participation that will have everyone singing, laughing and enjoying the sounds of a good Polka Band.

The Crawpuppies

The Crawpuppies are one of the most solid original cover pop rock bands you'll ever come across. Hailing from Northwest Indiana, these veteran rockers have been entertaining audiences of all ages, sizes, and tastes since 1995.

Expect to hear songs from The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, Rolling Stones, U2, The Doors, Pink Floyd, The Who and a wide assortment from 50s-90s and beyond.


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Special Thanks!

Portage Township Live Entertainment Association who is managing booking all the bands for our event.