Widely acknowledged as Northern Michigan's most unique live music venue, LEGS INN will once again host an eclectic mix of live music acts in 2016. Be sure to check back often for updates.

It's never too early to plan your costume for this year's Annual 2016 LEGS INN MONSTER BASH with The Jelly Roll Blues Band on *** Sunday October 16, 2016. Click here to find out more about upcoming events.

Once again in 2016, LEGS INN, in cooperation with BLISSFEST MUSIC ORGANIZATION, is proud to present a variety of talented local music acts throughout the summer with the LIVE AT LEGS INN Concert Series. Be sure to visit BLISSFEST.org to learn more about the Blissfest Music Organization, the 2016 Blissfest Music Festival, upcoming events, musicians and more.

*** ALL 2016 DATES/ACTS are subject to change. ***

2016 LEGS INN Live Music Season

Sat | May 21 | Afternoon Kirby The Zoo-de-Mack rolls through town as we kick off another summer season at Legs Inn. An there's no better reason to invite our old friend KIRBY back to kick off the season. Kirby brings a unique mix of acoustic guitar, rich vocals and harmonica wizardry with him as he returns to entertain the masses in the beautiful and scenic outdoor Legs Inn gardens during the 27th annual ZOO-DE-MACK.

Sun | May 29 | 9:30pm The Jelly Roll Blues Band The 2015 live music season kicks off with Northern Michigan's most popular live rock-and-roll, rhythm-and-blues act. Music fans travel great distances to experience this crowd favorite live at Legs Inn. You are guaranteed an unforgettable evening of exhilarating music and raucous dancing 'til the wee hours. Come out and kick off the 2015 music season at Legs.

Fri | Jul 1 | 6:00pm Kirby Kirby is one of Northern Michigan's top musical folk artists...as well as a good friend to Legs Inn. His music consists of a unique blend of acoustic guitar, rich vocals and harmonica wizardry, which appeals to audiences of all ages. Take in the panoramic views and breathtaking sunsets as Kirby performs live in the Legs Inn Garden.

Sat | Jul 2 | 7:00pm John D. Lamb Our good friend JD Lamb is back for an acoustic performance at historic Legs Inn. John D. Lamb's CD, Feel That is the winner of the 2007 Detroit Music Award for Outstanding Acoustic/Folk Recording. Lamb nails the exhilaration of the Up North experience as the driver in one song heads for the ski slopes and the good times, while wary of the whitetails on the road. With a laid-back, made-in-Detroit drawl, his voice and lyrics invite comparisons to populist songwriters ranging from Mellencamp to Steve Earle, with roots buried in the heart of the country. -- Northern Express Weekly, Traverse City. Review of: A Novel Day -- Lamb writes songs as if he's spent his whole life on the road; demonstrates Lamb's finesse with simple, evocative and catchy songcrafting -- Metro Times.

Sun | July 3 | 9:30pm The Jelly Roll Blues Band Don't miss N. Michigan's most popular live rock-and-roll, rhythm-and-blues act. Music fans travel great distances to experience this crowd favorite live at Legs Inn. You are guaranteed an unforgettable evening of exhilarating music and raucous dancing 'til the wee hours.

Fri | Jul 8 | 6:00pm Kirby Kirby is one of Northern Michigan's top musical folk artists...as well as a good friend to Legs Inn. His music consists of a unique blend of acoustic guitar, rich vocals and harmonica wizardry, which appeals to audiences of all ages. Take in the panoramic views and breathtaking sunsets as Kirby performs live in the Legs Inn Garden.

Thu | JULY 14 | 7:30pm Mulebone BLISSFEST SURVIVORS PARTY Mulebone is a partnership comprised of multi-instrumentalist, John Ragusa and roots music specialist, Hugh Pool. The launching pad for their musical expression is traditional blues. Together they have recorded a CD which spent 15 weeks in the Top 100 Albums in America. Along with playing live and TV appearances, they won blues artist of the year at radio stations from Seattle, Washington to Red Bank, New Jersey. Any given week, you may find them playing clubs in NYC or entertaining at private parties thrown by David Rockefeller, Bruce Wasserstein and list of other East Coast residents who are enthusiastic about bringing these boys in for a party by road, sea or air.

Fri | Jul 15 | 6:00pm Kirby Kirby is one of Northern Michigan's top musical folk artists...as well as a good friend to Legs Inn. His music consists of a unique blend of acoustic guitar, rich vocals and harmonica wizardry, which appeals to audiences of all ages. Take in the panoramic views and breathtaking sunsets as Kirby performs live in the Legs Inn Garden.

Fri | Jul 22 | 6:00pm Kirby Kirby is one of Northern Michigan's top musical folk artists...as well as a good friend to Legs Inn. His music consists of a unique blend of acoustic guitar, rich vocals and harmonica wizardry, which appeals to audiences of all ages. Take in the panoramic views and breathtaking sunsets as Kirby performs live in the Legs Inn Garden.

Fri | JULY 22 | 7:30pm Dr. Goodhart's Home Remedy Dr. Goodhart's Home Remedy has been playing their special brand of music for audiences of all ages since 1982. A typical performance will take the audience on a magical trip that transcends time and space. The Remedy takes you on a musical journey through America's musical heritage as well as other cultures to experience folk and roots music in its many forms. The group is well versed in many musical styles including: Swing, Jazz, Blues, Celtic, Cajun, Appalachian, Gospel, Bluegrass, Gypsy, Ethnic styles and original tunes. Dr. Goodhart has thrilled young and old audiences alike and will revive your senses as well as maybe even sell you a bottle of their famous, patent pending, all natural, Dr. Goodhart's Home Remedy tonic.

Fri | Jul 29 | 6:00pm Kirby Kirby is one of Northern Michigan's top musical folk artists...as well as a good friend to Legs Inn. His music consists of a unique blend of acoustic guitar, rich vocals and harmonica wizardry, which appeals to audiences of all ages. Take in the panoramic views and breathtaking sunsets as Kirby performs live in the Legs Inn Garden.

Sun | July 31 | 9:30pm The Jelly Roll Blues Band Don't miss N. Michigan's most popular live rock-and-roll, rhythm-and-blues act. Music fans travel great distances to experience this crowd favorite live at Legs Inn. You are guaranteed an unforgettable evening of exhilarating music and raucous dancing 'til the wee hours.

Fri | Aug 05 | 6:00pm Kirby Kirby is one of Northern Michigan's top musical folk artists...as well as a good friend to Legs Inn. His music consists of a unique blend of acoustic guitar, rich vocals and harmonica wizardry, which appeals to audiences of all ages. Take in the panoramic views and breathtaking sunsets as Kirby performs live in the Legs Inn Garden.

Fri | Aug 12 | 6:00pm Kirby Kirby is one of Northern Michigan's top musical folk artists...as well as a good friend to Legs Inn. His music consists of a unique blend of acoustic guitar, rich vocals and harmonica wizardry, which appeals to audiences of all ages. Take in the panoramic views and breathtaking sunsets as Kirby performs live in the Legs Inn Garden.

Fri | Aug 19 | 6:00pm Kirby Kirby is one of Northern Michigan's top musical folk artists...as well as a good friend to Legs Inn. His music consists of a unique blend of acoustic guitar, rich vocals and harmonica wizardry, which appeals to audiences of all ages. Take in the panoramic views and breathtaking sunsets as Kirby performs live in the Legs Inn Garden.

Fri | August 26 | 7:30pm Dr. Goodhart's Home Remedy Dr. Goodhart's Home Remedy has been playing their special brand of music for audiences of all ages since 1982. A typical performance will take the audience on a magical trip that transcends time and space. The Remedy takes you on a musical journey through America's musical heritage as well as other cultures to experience folk and roots music in its many forms. The group is well versed in many musical styles including: Swing, Jazz, Blues, Celtic, Cajun, Appalachian, Gospel, Bluegrass, Gypsy, Ethnic styles and original tunes. Dr. Goodhart has thrilled young and old audiences alike and will revive your senses as well as maybe even sell you a bottle of their famous, patent pending, all natural, Dr. Goodhart's Home Remedy tonic.

Wed | NEW DATE***Aug 31 | 5:30pm BUSINESS AFTER HOURS - Live Music from: KIRBY Kirby is one of Northern Michigan's top musical folk artists...as well as a good friend to Legs Inn. His music consists of a unique blend of acoustic guitar, rich vocals and harmonica wizardry, which appeals to audiences of all ages. Take in the panoramic views and breathtaking sunsets as Kirby performs live in the Legs Inn Garden.

Fri | Sep 02 | 6:00pm Kirby Kirby is one of Northern Michigan's top musical folk artists...as well as a good friend to Legs Inn. His music consists of a unique blend of acoustic guitar, rich vocals and harmonica wizardry, which appeals to audiences of all ages. Take in the panoramic views and breathtaking sunsets as Kirby performs live in the Legs Inn Garden for the last time this summer.

Sat | Sep 03 | 8:00pm John D. Lamb Our good friend JD Lamb is back for an acoustic performance at historic Legs Inn. John D. Lamb's CD, Feel That is the winner of the 2007 Detroit Music Award for Outstanding Acoustic/Folk Recording. Lamb nails the exhilaration of the Up North experience as the driver in one song heads for the ski slopes and the good times, while wary of the whitetails on the road. With a laid-back, made-in-Detroit drawl, his voice and lyrics invite comparisons to populist songwriters ranging from Mellencamp to Steve Earle, with roots buried in the heart of the country. -- Northern Express Weekly, Traverse City. Review of: A Novel Day -- Lamb writes songs as if he's spent his whole life on the road; demonstrates Lamb's finesse with simple, evocative and catchy songcrafting -- Metro Times.

Sun | Sep 04 | 9:30pm The Jelly Roll Blues Band JELLY ROLL IS BACK! Don't miss N. Michigan's most popular live rock-and-roll, rhythm-and-blues act. Music fans travel great distances to experience this crowd favorite live at Legs Inn. You are guaranteed an unforgettable evening of exhilarating music and raucous dancing 'til the wee hours.

Sat | Sep 10 | 7:30 Galactic Sherpas Annual Blissfest Disc Golf Camp Tournament 2016 Afterparty There's no better way to wind down after the Annual Blissfest Disc Golf Camp Tournament. Blissfest.org Presents this special LIVE AT LEGS INN concert series event. Uniting the forces of space and time, the Galactic Sherpas create a sonic experience that draws from all corners of the musical Universe. Diving into jams as deep as a black hole, their highly improvised style leaves space travelers on the brink of cosmic euphoria. So get on board and take a ride to sherpa station where there's always free jam. Galactic Sherpas are a super group hailing from beautiful Northern Michigan. Comprised entirely of outstanding, educated professionals, the focus of the group is to create interesting sonic landscapes to keep your feet moving, brain churning and freshen up your soul. With influences in Jazz, Funk, Afrobeat and space rock, you'll quickly identify their caliber of musicianship and unique sound. Keep your ears to the wind, these boys are here to Sherpa you across the galaxy with heavy grooves. Don't miss this special live music event at LEGS INN.

Fri | Oct 07 | 7:30pm Seth Bernard Special Autumn 2016 Performance! As a performer, Seth Bernard is equally at home playing his introspective, socially-charged ballads as he is joining a 10 piece electric ensemble on lead vocals, bass, steel or electric guitar. He can shred with the best of them, but also bring it home with stylish, mellow fingerpicking. His singing is intimate and raw. In his latest recording effort, This Here, Seth's abilities at orchestration are apparent. With nearly 30 participating musicians representing the best of the Michigan folk, jazz and roots scenes, his most recent album is nothing less than epic. Don't miss this special live performance at Northern Michigan's most unique live music venue.

SUN | ***Oct 16*** | 9:30pm The Jelly Roll Blues Band ***PLEASE NOTE: SUN 10/16 IS OUR LAST DAY OF THE SEASON*** The 2016 Annual "End-of-the-Season" Halloween Bash featuring The Jelly Roll Blues Band closes out our season! Legs Inn is the place to catch Northern Michigan's most popular live rock-and-roll, rhythm-and-blues act. Music fans travel great distances to experience this crowd favorite live at Legs Inn. You are guaranteed an unforgettable evening of exhilarating music, outrageous costumes and raucous dancing 'til the wee hours. Prizes will be awarded...it's the last night of our season!

*** ALL 2016 DATES/ACTS are subject to change. ***

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Jelly Roll Blues Band
Jelly Roll Blues Band Legs Inn is the place to catch Northern Michigan's most popular live rock-and-roll, rhythm-and-blues act, The Jelly Roll Blues Band. Music fans travel great distances to experience this crowd favorite live at Legs. You are guaranteed an unforgettable evening of exhilarating music and raucous dancing till the wee hours. Jelly Roll performs live on select Sunday evenings during the 2013 summer season - as they have for the past 20+ years! For more information on the band, visit JellyRollBluesBand.com

Kirby
Kirby Kirby is one of Northern Michigan's top musical folk artists. His music consists of a unique blend of acoustic guitar, rich vocals and harmonica wizardry, which appeals to audiences of all ages. For more about Kirby's recordings and live performances, visit KirbyMusic.com. Kirby performs live in the Legs Inn Garden on Friday evenings (6pm) JULY & AUGUST.

Cracker
CRACKER Unplugged 2011 LIVE MUSIC FLASHBACK: Legendary alternative band Cracker is best known for their platinum-selling album, "Kerosene Hat" (1993), a critical and commercial breakthrough, which featured the hit songs "Low", "Euro-Trash Girl", and "Get Off This". Founded in 1991 by frontman David Lowery and guitarist Johnny Hickman, the band's initial Virgin Records release, "Cracker" (1992) featured the hits "Happy Birthday to Me" and "Teen Angst". Touring continually ever since, Cracker has released a multitude of studio albums, plus several compilations, collaborations and live albums. Bringing a mix of influences and sounds ranging from rock, punk, alt-country, psychedelia, blues, and folk, Lowery and Hickman performed a special acoustic duo show at historic Legs Inn on June 24, 2011.