2018 ENTERTAINMENT COMING IN APRIL

If you're interested in performing at Tucker Day 2018 please email superbanjo@mindspring.com


2017 ENTERTAINMENT

click on each picture for more info about each group



MAIN STAGE
(the North end of Main street)

OPENING CEREMONY

9:00am
Main Stage

National Anthem by Charlton Allen
Flag Ceremony


HUMAN POWERED PARADE

10:00am – 11:00am 
with
Commentary

The Human Powered Parade RETURNS!
Click HERE for ENTRY info.


The Young & The Elder

11:00am
Main Stage

An indie piano rock band with a similar sound to Ben Folds or Keane, this
all-Atlanta group includes Scott Elder - piano/vocals; Peter Elder - drums;
Justin De La Cruz - guitar


Mikala & Friends

Noon 
Main Stage

Mikala and Friends have been performing regularly for several years all across Georgia and have been in the studio recording for the last few months.
Death-defying vocals and a killer band!


Gwen Hughes & the Retro Kats

1:00pm 
Main Stage

Gwen and the Native Land Band have played great jazz all over the South for every imaginable occasion long enough to be admired in every corner of music...
don't miss her inaugural
Tucker Day perfomance!


ATLANTA LEGENDS:
BACK IN THE SADDLE

2:00pm
Main Stage

Drawing tremendous musical talent from all over Atlanta, Back In The Saddle brings good looks and great singing from Berne Poliakoff and Gwen Hughes, combined with fiery instrumentals from Rick Hinkle, Matt Kaminsky and L.A. Tuten. It's an all-star group having fun with the best of Western music, past and present!

Bill Turpin & The Shoulderbone Creek Orchestra

3:00pm
Main Stage

Bill and the boys are back on the big stage.
If you’re into foot stompin’, hand clappin',
get down–good time music, then come
check out these rascals.


Scene Of The Crime

4:00pm
Main Stage

This young group amazed the crowds
at Tucker Day in 2014, 2015 and 2016
and are back to do it again this year...
don't miss them!


FIRST AVENUE STAGE
(inside the Food Tent on First Avenue and Main)

Andy Greene Ball

10:30pm
First Avenue Stage
 

'Wordsmith lyrics', catchy melodies, big hooks and funny subjects are all traits of
the Andy Greene Ball experience. Recent appearences on the Rickey Smiley Radio Show and TV's Dish Nation in addition to some movie credits and a boatload of life experiences are moving Andy up the list of folks you gotta hear in Atlanta!


TUCKER MIDDLE SCHOOL
SYMPHONIC BAND

11:30am
First Avenue Stage

The Tucker Middle School Symphonic
Band, under the direction of
Mr. Lawrence Jennings and interim Band Director Min Kang, offers students unique performance and learning opportunities through music.


Frank Hamilton

12:30pm
First Avenue Stage

Frank’s 60+ year musical career (which is still going strong) had him performing in almost every state in the U.S. from the Gate of Horn in Chicago (the first folk
music nightclub) to up and down the east coast with The Weavers in the 1960’s. Currently, Frank is gearing up to continue the tradition of the Chicago Old Town School right here on his own turf in Atlanta. The inauguration of the Frank Hamilton School speaks of Franks’ continued dedication to American musical tradition.


Stephie Rae

1:30am
First Avenue Stage

Stephie Rae is an award winning singer, songwriter, acoustic guitarist, multi-instrumentalist, recording artist, performing artist, and music therapist. She is an independent Americana artist performing
as a soloist, and with her duo, trio and band. Stephie Rae writes with the
intention to raise the vibration level of
consciousness, uplift spirits, soothe souls, and heal hearts.


Bright Moments

2:30pm
First Avenue Stage

Bright Moments Jazz Duo with
Kim Chamberlain on clarinet and Dave Chamberlain on guitar centers around Kim and Dave performing classic jazz standards from the Great American Songbook in a way that makes any event sparkle with gentle ambiance. This husband and wife team has a chemistry that creates a relaxed and intimate atmosphere. In addition to being professional musicians, they are "Tuckerites" and make their home in
our community... now they're playin'
for the neighbors!


The Ruby Reds

3:30pm
First Avenue Stage

The Ruby Reds Band is the longest tenured Jazz Band in Georgia. Formed as the house band at Ruby Reds Warehouse in the orginal Underground Atlanta, the band has played for nearly every corporate entity in the Southeast. They specialize in New Orleans Jazz, Gut-bucket Blues and Mojo Singin' Music!

"It's like Satchmo, Elvis, Ernest Tubb, Little Richard, Roy Clark, Prince and Slim Whitman
Jello-wrasslin' in a musical dumpster!"



2017 FRIENDS OF MAIN

William H. Arroyo & Associates

Beth Kellerman - Nationwide Insurance

Furbusters

Georgia Eye Associates

Growler Time Beer Co, LLC

John S. Martin Agency

Local 7

Los Colinas

Luxe Salon

M572

Palliative Pharmacy Solutions, PPS

Sacred Space

Snyder Cycles

The Fountain

The Garden Enthusiast

Tucker Chiropractic

Tucker Farmers Market

Two Men and a Truck

Wilkinson Tire Center



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