Blue Water Ramblers
2018 Tour
tour 2018 map
Saturday, January 67 - 9 PMTop
We're performing at Trinity House in Livonia. Our friend and west Michigan legend Ralston Bowles will share the stage. 38840 West Six Mile, Livonia, MI 48152. Telephone 734-464-6302
      Bear, Dr. Tom, Banjo-Jim and Ralston Bowles
Saturday, January 131 PM - Closing timeTop
Winter Wheat means you don't have to wait until May for a dose of Heaven on Earth, Wheatland! Join the Blue Water Ramblers and a host of other great groups at The Intersection, 133 Grandville SW in Grand Rapids. We will open the day with a jam session, so bring your ax. Then there will be musical performances on two stages and dancing.
      Banjo-Jim, Bear, Dr. Tom, Marten and California Dan
Monday, January 296:00 - 9:00 PMTop
It's the annual benefit for West Michigan Catholic Charities and God's Kitchen, Soup's On for All. Sing with us at Dr. Grin's, enjoy fine soups from all the best restaurants and bid on fabulous items in the silent auction for the best cause.
      Banjo-Jim, Bear, Dr.Tom and California Dan
Saturday, February 37:30 - 9 PMTop
We're heading to Pinkney to play the White Steeple Stage, Community Congregational Church, 125 E. Unadilla Street, Pinckney, MI. From 3 - 5 PM we'll host a 60s jam. Then we perform our contemporary folk at 7:30. For more information contact Deb Reynolds, 989-944-2626,
      California Dan, Dr. Tom, Bear and Banjo-Jim
Saturday, February 177:30 - 9:30 PMTop
The Blue Water Ramblers present all our songs of life present and past at Foundry Hall, Box office: 800.838.3006. Foundry Hall music series is named for a century old building in the heart of downtown that was extensively renovated in 2000-2001 from a former piston factory into a music hall and theatre. Check their website for the current location. At the Foundry Hall, interaction through the arts and shared experiences is the key to a happy, healthy, and vibrant South Haven.
      Bear, Dr. Tom and Banjo-Jim
Saturday, March 1011 AM - 1 PMTop
We love the children and will be leading all our children's activities at Wheatscouts in the Gladys Wernette Building at Wheatland starting at 11 AM on Saturday, March 11, 2017. Bring your children and your own inner child for some riotous fun.
      Bear, California Dan and Banjo-Jim
Friday, March 167 PMTop
Come on out to the Jackson Coffee Company at 201 S Mechanic St, Jackson, MI 49201. Their entertainment schedule can be found at Telephone (517) 990-6770.
      Bear, Deacon Marten and Banjo-Jim
Saturday, March 176 - 11 PMTop
On Friday, March 17 the Singin' Irish Twins, Sean and Seamus, will hold forth with the best of the Irish-American repertoire at the Cottage Bar on LaGrave just off Fulton. Bring your best stories and songs to share.
      Sean and Seamus McGillicuddy-O'Rourke
Saturday, April 286 - 9 PMTop
We are heading north to Mio to help raise funds for NorEast'R Fest. We'll be picking and singing at Walker's Restaurant and Bar on Main Street. This is your chance to support one of Michigan's finest music festivals.
      Bear, Banjo-Jim, Deacon Marten, Dr. Tom and Califoria Dan
June 8 - 10, 2018All day and night!Top
NorEast'r Music and Art Festival in Mio on the banks of the AuSable River at the Oscoda County Fair Grounds. Rustic camping is available and the food booths offer the best in town! We'll be singing, picking, jamming and having fun. We are performing four times.
      Bear, Califorina Dan, Dr. Tom, Marten and Banjo-Jim
Wednesday, June 2712 - 1 PMTop
Bear and Banjo-Jim will entertain luncheon picnicers at St. Joseph's John E. N. Howard Bandshell at the corner of Lake Boulevard and Port Street. Bring your lunch to this Brownbag Concert.
      Bear and Banjo-Jim
Friday, July 207 - 9 PMTop
Bear and Banjo-Jim will play for the Les Cheneaux Historical Society amongst the beautiful islands. Listen to our musical tales of life in Michigan past and present while you view the vintage wooden boats in the museum.
      Bear and Banjo-Jim
Wednesday, August 16 - 8 PMTop
We will present our music at a Concert in the Park in Luther.
      Dr. Tom, Bear and Banjo-Jim
Sunday, August 1912 - 4 PM.Top
Wild Blueberry Festival in Paradise on the Whitefish Bay of Lake Superior in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Is that not the perfect venue for enjoying our great state and the Blue Water Ramblers? 'Nuff said! The festival features artists, crafters and local foods along with entertainment.
      Bear and Banjo-Jim