Bucky Halker Concert in the Gazebo
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Accomplished guitarist, singer, and songwriter Bucky Halker presents “Booth Shot Lincoln: Folksongs of Illinois, 1818 to 1960,” as told through performance and commentary.
What better time than the Illinois Bicentennial to invite the citizens of our state to hear and appreciate the folk music legacy of the Land of Lincoln? From the beginning of Illinois statehood through the folk revival that swept the nation and state in the 1950s, the many people who have made Illinois their home produced a huge body of folksongs and music. This music includes historical ballads, protest songs, labor anthems, gospel songs, fiddle tunes, legions of bluegrass and early countryView more
Admission is free
Bring your folding chair and come rain or shine. There will be a large tent if needed and refreshments will be served.
23 West Maple STreet, Lombard, IL 60148