Give to the Max Day is Nov 17th but you can give anytime. Please support Grassroots with a tax exempt contribution by clicking the link. Thank you for helping to continue quality concerts in the Lakes Area!
The Spring Season is being finalized. Check back for updates or visit Grassroots' facebook page.
COVID SAFETY PROTOCOLS FOR CONCERTS:
Masks are required for all audience members and volunteers; N-95 masks will be available for those who need one. Seating will be arranged to provide social distancing. Artists will perform one longer set, without an intermission, and no refreshments will be served. Please check back for updates.
Dawn Stattine, Artistic Director
At all shows, seating is first-come, first-served. Show-time is 7:30 PM (doors open at 6:30), and you are encouraged to come early to claim your choice of seats.
Admission is $10 at the door for adults and $5 for children with listening attention, when accompanied by an adult.
Nonprofit GRASSROOTS CONCERTS are held at the LIVE WELL NIGHTCLUB AND COFFEE BAR at the Journey Church, 5459 Lakers Lane, Nisswa, MN.
At each concert, decidedly the best family entertainment in the Brainerd Lakes area, GRASSROOTS welcomes your nonperishable food (or cash) donation to the local food shelf.
"Grassroots Concerts are the nonprofit cultural offerings of a small, happy society of largely omnivorous but gentle folk dedicated to the preservation of live entertainment in vicarious times."
Friday, September 16, 2022—CLAUDIA SCHMIDT Claudia Schmidt has been crafting her performance style for almost four decades. Claudia describes her performances as a quirky and wonderful hodge-podge of music, poetry, story, laughter, drama, and celebrating the moment. “[Claudia’s] shows are a lot like falling in love....”—Derk Richardson, San Francisco Bay Guardian
Friday, September 30, 2022—DENNIS WARNER
Dennis Warner calls Minnesota home and has toured solo or with his band, the D’s, in all 50 states. His hit song and children’s book, both titled Beads on One String, are wildly popular with young listeners, with a message for all ages. Dennis writes “songs that ring true...like a heart to heart with an old friend.”—Bobby Vee
Friday, October 14, 2022—ROE FAMILY SINGERS Led by wife and husband Kim and Quillan Roe, Roe Family Singers marry old-time sounds from barn dances, fiddle pulls, and county fairs with the rock and roll passion of youth. Every performance raises a ruckus, and Kim’s award-winning clogging just adds to the show. “Roe Family Singers are the new wave of old-time.”— City Pages
Friday, October 28, 2022—SARAH MORRIS Minneapolis-based musician Sarah Morris is a graduate of Lawrence University Conservatory of Music and spent the first years of her music career in Nashville, crafting timeless Americana melodies. “Sarah...[is] a bright, clear, brilliant songwriter, pure and crisp and perfect.”—Jon Hunt, l’etoile
Friday, November 11, 2022—SCOTT COOK
Alberta troubadour Scott Cook toured the world almost constantly from 2007 until 2020, when the pandemic made living in a van less appealing. In 2022 he’s back on the road with partner Pamela Mae, believing more than ever that songs can change your life and your life can change the world. Scott “sings his heart and soul...[and is] truly one of Woody Guthrie’s children.”—RnR