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Oswego Country Bash 2023

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Date: May 27, 2023
Time: 2:30 pm – 10:00 pm


$20 General admission ticket ages 13+. Free entry for active military and Veterans as well patrons ages 12 and under

Kick off Memorial Day Weekend with Country Hits & Classic Rock at Venue 1012: 

Join us as we honor U.S. veterans with a six-hour live-music extravaganza! This full day of high-energy non-stop performance features the Alika Arlynn Band, Tim Gleason Band and headliner Whiskeyfist. Dance, listen and sing to the music that you love from both today and yesterday! All ages welcome. Tickets required. 

Ice cold beer, wine, hard seltzer, soft drinks and water will be available for purchase. Plus, tempt your taste buds with food options from local vendors. Pack your lawn chairs and get ready to rock out with friends and family under summer skies. Don’t wait —buy your tickets now!

Event schedule

2:30 PM Venue Opens
3:30 – 5:00 PM Alika Arlynn Band
5:30 – 7:30 PM Tim Gleason Band
8:00 – 10:00 PM Whiskeyfist

Alika Arlynn Band
3:30 – 5:00 PM – ABOUT

American-hometown country girl Alika Arlynn packs the power of country, pop and rock hits into a show that inspires as it entertains. Mixing original songs with covers of audience favorites, Alika delivers grit, soul and sophistication in summoning the feelings, thoughts and memories of life in Midwest. Get ready to raise your drink and sing along!

Tim Gleason Band
5:30 – 7:30 PM

Tim and the band immerse you in catchy hooks and melodic storytelling for a straight-up good ol’ time. With unmistakable country-music swagger and joy, they’ll keep you on your feet during a diverse set of country and pop hits as well as Tim’s original tunes. Prepare for a spirited show, because you’re sure to hear songs that make you sing!

8:00 – 10:00 PM

Whiskeyfist formed in 2014 and has since become one of Chicagoland’s most in-demand live country and Southern-rock bands. True to their name, they throw a 1-2-3 punch of passion, excitement and energy with an eclectic blend of rock and country hits both classic and new. You’ll be pumping your own fist during this crowd-moving show that perfectly punctuates a day of honor, celebration and fun!

Venue Policies

  • Outside food and beverages (including water) not permitted
  • Food and beverage, including beer, wine, soda, and bottled water available for purchase inside venue
  • All bags checked at entry.
  • Venue 1012 is cashless venue, credit and debit purchases only
  • Lawn seating available on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Lawn chairs and blankets recommended; chairs not provided
  • Cigarette smoking allowed in designated area only

The following items are prohibited from being brought into the venue:

  • Outside food and beverage
  • Tents/canopies/umbrellas
  • Pets (other than service animals)
  • Weapons of any kind
  • Fireworks of any kind

Note: Not all Venue 1012 events have the same polices.

1012 Station Dr.
Oswego, IL 60543 United States
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(630) 554-3618

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