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Summer Concerts at the Potter's Shed

Enjoy live music by regional and national bands at the coolest outdoor music venue in Northwest Wisconsin.

Concerts every Friday night from Memorial Day to Labor Day and a few extra nights for good measure.

The Shed is family friendly so bring the kids and your own chairs if you choose.

Doors open at 6 PM for pizza , snacks, desserts and the best craft beer and win selection in the area. Music starts at 7 PM.

Indoors if raining. 

June 5th: Molly & The Danger Band 
You could call them a rock/country/jazz/bluegrass/Celtic band, but they are really an Americana band. The blending of different American roots music creates a unique musical cocktail. From classic covers, traditional and original music.
June 7th: Bare Bones

Bare Bones play a ruckus blend of Honky Tonk, Country, Rock & Roll, Roots, and Americana. Bob Berg, Jack White, and Mike Mullen deliver maximum fun per square inch.  Wear a helmet and fasten your safety belt.  

June 12th: Sean & Ian Okamoto

Sean and Ian Okamoto are a father/son duo based out of Northern Wisconsin. Sean, the father (most of you reading probably shouldn't call him that), has been performing in bands for over 30 years. Ian, the son, has been a pianist all his life and began performing his freshman year of high school. From the 1940s to modern-day hits and everything in between, Sean and Ian play a variety of music that all-ages can enjoy and sing along to.
June 17th: Superior Siren
Superior Siren is an all-female Eerie Folk project created on the shores of Lake Superior in Duluth, Minnesota. The music vexes listeners with alluring vocals, haunting melodies, and mesmerizing blends of strings and percussion.
June 15th: Jazz Concert Benefit for the Shell Lake Art Center

​The Shed is super happy to host this event every year. Bring someone along that might not be aware of the wonderful work that the Shell Lake Art Center does. The band members are world class jazz musicians who lead summer camps in Shell Lake. Proceeds go to Arts Center scholarships.​

$10 donation - Children under 14 admitted free. 

June 19th: The Roe Family Singers 

The Roe Family Singers mix original music and contemporary takes on old-time, traditional, and gospel tunes into one roiling & rollicking river of fresh yet familiar American music. Every performance raises a ruckus.​ 

June 21st: Chicken Wire Empire

Named one of "Five Wisconsin Bands to Watch in 2019” Chicken Wire Empire looks to shake up the boundaries of bluegrass. Between intriguing lyrics, rich harmonies, and excellent musicianship, they bring a fun show of high energy jam grass. Chicken Wire Empire has shared the stage with renowned musicians Yonder Mountain String Band and other notable headliners at many regional festivals including Blue Ox and Boats & Bluegrass. 
June 26th: Brave Cowboy 

Like the character in Edward Abbey's book, Brave Cowboy refuses to be branded, labeled, or fenced in by musical stereotypes. This powerhouse duo packs a punch! The dynamic blend of styles and instruments leaves the audience wondering "what next" and wanting more. They manage to pull off the tough task of breathing fresh life into familiar songs and making them seem new again. 
June 28th: The Last Revel

The Last Revel trio utilizes their multi-instrumental abilities to bring the acoustic guitar, upright bass, fiddle, 5-string banjo, harmonica, kick drum and three-part vocal harmonies together to consistently deliver “Bombastic live performances," as well as delicate and haunting folk ballads. They naturally blend the genres of Folk, Rockabilly, Old Time String-Band and Rock to create a sound that is as equally original as it is timeless.  

$10 - Children under 14 admitted free 

Cost: $5 normally, some concerts are $10; Children under 14 are FREE

Age: All Ages


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The Potters Shed
260 Indulstrial Blvd
Shell lake, WI 54871