Good Times @ The Gazebo 2021

   Spend your Saturday evenings at

  Allegan's beautiful Mahan Park-

  across the Iron Bridge, on Brady

  street-and  enjoy some of south

  west Michigan's finest live music.

  A family friendly event, the Gazebo

  has terraced seating with safe

  distancing areas clearly marked.

  Grab your lawn chair, your masks

  and claim your spot. The concerts

  run from 7-9 pm. Alcohol is pro-

  hibited by city ordinance and will

  be strictly enforced. 


July 10: The Adams Family featuring good old rock and roll!

July 17: Dana Scott and Big Trouble playing classic blues!

July 24: Wooster and Friends playing your favorite oldies and classic country!

July 31: Luke Lenhart Band playing great country and bluegrass!

August 7: Strum, Dumb and Dumber playing music from the 50's up to today!

August 14: Tony Fields and Doug Decker playing Motown, R&B, Soul and Funk!

August 21: The Williams Family playing Country, Gospel, Bluegrass and more!

August 28: Natchez Trace playing the music of 60's and 70's. (This final event will feature an on site chicken barbeque.)

Leah Ward, John and Nancy West have worked for the past two years to bring the best of southwest Michigan's local musical acts to the Allegan area. The Allegan Chapter of K'zoo Folklife Org. has facilitated this long, ongoing traditional Allegan summer concert series. We are always looking for volunteers and donations to ensure the continued success of this event.

Please visit and like our Facebook page Good Times at the Gazebo Allegan Chapter of K'Zoo Folklife and the K'zoofolklife Facebook page! (https://www.facebook.com/Kzoofolklife-237724683788561 and https://www.facebook.com/Good-Times-at-the-Gazebo-Allegan-Chapter-of-the-KZoo-FolkLife-Org-105366311545153)


This year we will be working with the following Farmer's Markets to provide entertainment:


Vicksburg Market

Battle Creek Market 

Otsego Market

Bank St. Market (Kalamazoo)

Richland Market


Possibly  more!


Here's a List of Jam Sessions and Open Mics in our area:

Mondays: Jam session at Louie's Trophy House, 629 WalbridgeSt. Kalamazoo. Starts 7:00 PM

Tuesdays:  Scotts Community Center, Main St. in Scotts                                                        6:00 to 9:00 - Open mic, Dancing, Food

Tuesdays: VFW Augusta- Jam Sessions- 5:30 to 7:45

Wednesdays: Old Plank Rd. Restaurant, Plainwell,MI 11:00- ?


Friday: (3rd Friday): Oshtemo Grange-6:30-9:30-Jam Session

Friday: (3rd Friday): Alamo Grange- Open Mic

Saturday: (3rd Saturday): Climax American Legion- Bluegrass Jam

Saturday: (4th Saturday): Songfarmers of Kalamazoo: 2:00 to 4:00 pm at the Kalamazoo Library in Oshtemo

Sundays: M-89 McDonalds in Allegan 6:00 to 8:00- alternating each                            week with Subway in Otsego: Jam Session

Sunday: (1st Sunday and 2nd Saturday) Martin Barn on 122nd St.  North of Martin,MI - Open Mic



The K'zoo Folklife Organization

Will be sponsoring events throughout the whole year, check back for more specific dates and detailed information!