2016 Past HOOTS & HAPPENINGS-

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April 8th- MAY 7th (Our early spring more casual season)
Round and round and round she goes...
Bring on the Spring at the Bullfrog’s Eat My Fish Farm …

Once again the smoke from our fire pits will be whisking through
the spring time air… The birds will be singing their same old tunes...
What a wonderful time of year! Come and experience the magic
and belly laughs of fishin' 'round the pond with friends and family… 

Just follow the Yellow Fish Road!
Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM


HOOTS & HAPPENINGS SEASON ...

Open with weekend Vigor... May 8th- September 27th

HAPPY MOTHER FISHER'S DAY!
May 8, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Two Frets Up -- John Utphall & Larry Radle
Accomplished Musicians they are...

John with his fiddle and Larry on guitar…

Keyboards & Vocals… Maybe they’re Stars…



May 15, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Secondhand Hearts - Margie Craemer and Dan Zerr...
Beautiful harmonies on songs from the Everly Brothers, Seals and Crofts,
The Nields, Velvet Underground, Emmylou Harris, Dar Williams,
Jason Mraz, and more, as well as original tunes.

May 22, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

The Konsela Old Time Music Band- Toe tappin’ good!
Bob and Darlene-- "We play old time and old country"


May 27- 30 (Monday too!)

MEMORIAL DAY & WEEK-END...

Open an additional day this holiday week-end...


May 29, Sunday afternoon...
Tunes on the Music Box... Or by the seat of our pants...


June 5, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Tunes on the Music Box... Or by the seat of our pants...

Rev. Matt-- Needed to cancel for honorable reasons-- Maybe another time...
Americana, Roots, Rockabilly, Classic Country, Bluegrass

http://revmatt.bandcamp.com/track/barn-swallow-boogie


Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


June 12, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Sliced Bread Jug Band-
A collective of mostly free-range geezers and jug-o-philiacs!

Traditional, old style jug band music, a little “jug-o-lated”
rock and roll, and their own highly original material arranged
for the modern jug band orchestra.

www.facebook.com/TheSlicedBreadJugBand




HAPPY FATHER'S DAY!
June 19, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Davey J and Jen Hazen –
Vocal Duo featuring Acoustic-Electric Guitar & Original Songwriting
Distinctive down-home sounds for all seasons... Blues to Folk to Rock & Roll,
Reggae, and Original Roots Music... www.chippewalove.com




June 26, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Randy Adams-- All Over the Map...

A musical tapestry of voice and instrument…



4th of JULY HOLIDAY & WEEK OF .. .
Open "Additional Days" for this "Holiday Week"
Friday, July 1st Through Monday, July 4th...
(Fishin', Farm Retail & Family Beverage Garden)
Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM
Sunday & Monday too... 1- 6 PM for Hobo Shorelunches

July 3, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Dan Zerr -- A member of Eggplant Heroes and Secondhand Hearts,
Dan plays an eclectic set of tunes from Paul Simon, David Bowie, Beatles, Supertramp, John Hiatt, etc...as well as songs from his original album, "Guacamole, Macaroni and Cheese".



July 10, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30 .. .

Walter & Carolyn Craft- Teller of Tales and Makers of Music


July 16, Saturday Afternoon ... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30
Micah Ryan-- 'l ittle bit of everything...

A well-balanced mixture of music including originals and covers that you are sure to connect to :) micahryanmusic.com & facebook.com/micahryanmusic


July 16, "AQUACULTURE DAY" IN WISCONSIN (Every 3rd Saturday in July)
The Wisconsin Aquaculture Association invites all to visit their local fish farms...
The Bullfrog Fish Farm will be offering free Eat My Fish Bumper Stickers to
those promising to stick them some place intrusive!
** The Bullfrog Fish Farm also invites and encourages Other--
Community/Family Farmers & Local Food Purveyors to Come have influence!





July 17, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Larry Past & Al Julson - Acoustic Folk Rock on guitars & ukulele...

Influences include the likes of Bob Dylan, Hank Williams, the
Rolling Stones to Sister Hazel... Plus Originals!


Pondside Fishin'
& Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM



July 24, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Nick Foytik- Backporch style music... www.nickfoytik.com



July 31, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Micah Ryan & Eduardo Trio-- 'l ittle bit of everything & More...
A well-balanced mixture of music including originals and covers that you are sure to connect to :) micahryanmusic.com & facebook.com/micahryanmusic



August 7, Sunday afternoon.. . Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Jerrika Mighelle & QuinnElizabeth … Singers/Songwriters
Inviting you into their hearts through musical charm, delight and banter...

www.facebook.com/jerrika.mighelle & www.facebook.com/QuinnElizabeth-8083329119


Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

August 14, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

The Eggplant Heroes- Totin' a Folk/Roots Sensibility...
An Array of Originals & Favored Songs... from the likes of John Prine...
Mountain Gospel & the Old Crow Medicine Show...
Will be playing songs from their new CD- "Better Weather"!

www.eggplantheroes.com


August 21, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30 ...

Matt Yetter-- Slide Guitar Blues
"National Slide Guitar and Harp Rack Blues"

www.mattyetter.com


Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

August 28, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
North of Dixie- An eclectic mix of Bluegrass and Swing Jazz…
With musicians Johnny Lynch, Shelly Miller, John Utphall, Jeff Heath,
Bob Boone & Tom Stary...
www.facebook.com/#!/pages/North-Of-Dixie/417587684984380


Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

September 2, 3 & 4...
LABOR DAY & WEEK-END ...

We will not be open Monday the 5th as originally sought...


September 4, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Quinton Kase— A Musician for all Occasions!
Singing and Playing a variety from Country to Rock to Pop and More…




September 10 , Saturday afternoon ... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Cap'n Seabeard & Friends... Christopher Schumacher--
"traditional style country and folk music with a little extra grit."

Because we will be enjoying Music this Saturday-- We will also be offering shorelunches...
Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales .. Noon- 6 PM Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM .

September 11, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Walter & Carolyn Craft- Teller of Tales and Makers of Music


September 18, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Duffy Duyfhuizen... A mixture of originals and folk/roots covers from the likes of John Prine, Paul Simon, Kate Wolf, Townes Van Zandt, and more.
"It is always possible some fellow members of Eggplant Heroes will join in, and there could be some surprises among the musical friends coming out."- Duffy



September 25, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Sliced Bread Jug Band-
A collective of mostly free-range geezers and jug-o-philiacs!

Traditional, old style jug band music, a little “jug-o-lated”
rock and roll, and their own highly original material arranged
for the modern jug band orchestra.

www.facebook.com/TheSlicedBreadJugBand


During the Month of October...
"ALL FALL DOWN" TO THE BULLFROG FISH FARM
Just Follow the Yellow Fish Road!
October marks the end of our more"vigorous" Hoots & Happenings Season.


Again- Many projects will likely be begging our attention before the
snow flies... Our plans for the most part are to keep it simple...
A "Fishin' Good Time" plus smoky fires & good tunes on the music box…
Fridays... Saturdays... & Sundays
Pondside Fishin'
& Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Not available by appointment- Thanksgiving Day...
Christmas Eve & Day... And New Year's Eve & Day ...

 

2015 Past HOOTS & HAPPENINGS-

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April 5- Easter Sunday- Not available by appointment...

2015- APRIL 10th through SEPTEMBER 27 - OPEN

FRIDAY, SATURDAY & SUNDAY... NOON- 6:00 PM.


April 10th- MAY 9th (Our early spring season...)
Round and round and round she goes...
Bring on the Spring at the Bullfrog’s Eat My Fish Farm…

Once again the smoke from our fire pits will be whisking through
the spring time air… The birds will be singing their same old tunes...
What a wonderful time of year! Come and experience the magic
and belly laughs of fishin' 'round the pond with friends and family… 

Just follow the Yellow Fish Road!
Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM


HOOTS & HAPPENINGS SEASON...

Open with weekend Vigor... May 1 0 th- September 27th

HAPPY MOTHER FISHER'S DAY!
May 10, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Two Frets Up - Country Rock... More & Less...

Fiddle, Guitar & Vocal Duo of Larry and Andrea!

Pondside Fishin'
& Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM
Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


May 17, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Cooker John - A longtime folk and blues musician…
Should know what he's doin' - www.cookerjohn.com

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


May 24- 25 (Monday too!)

MEMORIAL DAY & WEEK-END...

Open an additional day this holiday week-end...
Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM
Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

May 24, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Nick Foytik- Backporch style music...

www.nickfoytik.com

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


May 31 , Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Two Frets Up - Country Rock... More & Less...

Fiddle, Guitar & Vocal Duo of Larry and Andrea!


Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

June 7, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

The Konsela Old Time Music Band- Toe tappin’ good!


Pondside Fishin'
& Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

June 14, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Layne F. Yost -- Acoustic Music for your pleasure ...
Covering the likes of John Prine, Neil Young & John Denver...

Pondside Fishin'
& Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


HAPPY FATHER'S DAY!
June 21, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Davey J- Singer, Acoustic-Electric Guitarist & Song Writer
Distinctive down-home sounds for all seasons... Blues to Rock & Roll,
Reggae, and Original Roots Music ...

https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Jones-Tones/208833412473211

Pondside Fishin'
& Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


June 28, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Larry Past & Al Julson - Acoustic Folk Rock on guitars & ukulele...

Influences include the likes of Bob Dylan, Hank Williams, the
Rolling Stones to Sister Hazel... Plus Originals!

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

4th of JULY HOLIDAY & WEEK OF.. .
Open "Additional Days" for this "Holiday Week"
Thursday, July 2th Through Sunday, July 5th...
(Fishin', Farm Retail & Family Beverage Garden)
Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM
Saturdays & Sundays 1- 6 PM for Hobo Shorelunches

July 5, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Al Julson "Aldo"- Acoustic Folk Rock on guitar & ukulele...

Influences include the likes of Bob Dylan, Hank Williams, the
Rolling Stones to Sister Hazel... Plus Originals!


Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM
Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


July 12, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30 .. .

The Eggplant Heroes- Totin' a Folk/Roots Sensibility...
An Array of Originals & Favored Songs... from the likes of John Prine...
Mountain Gospel & the Old Crow Medicine Show...
Will be playing songs from their new CD- "Better Weather"!

www.eggplantheroes.com

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM
Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


"AQUACULTURE DAY" IN WISCONSIN - 7/18/15
(Every 3rd Saturday in July)
The Wisconsin Aquaculture Association invites all to visit their local fish farms...
The Bullfrog Fish Farm will be offering free Eat My Fish Bumper Stickers to those promising to stick them some place intrusive!
July 18, Saturday Afternoon ... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30
Johnny Nelson... Goodtime Solo Musician!
Acoustic Guitar & Harmonica
Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


July 19, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Steve Szydel- Kountry Klassics "The Singing Bus Driver"
(* Maybe Boss Doris too) Songs Made Famous by Johnny Cash, Marty Robbins, Johnny Horton, Jim Reeves, John Denver, and Kenny Rogers...
Pondside Fishin'
& Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM
Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

July 26, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

North of Dixie- An eclectic mix of Bluegrass and Swing Jazz…
With musicians Johnny Lynch, Shelly Miller, John Utphall, Jeff Heath &
Bob Boone... www.facebook.com/#!/pages/North-Of-Dixie/417587684984380
Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM
Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

August 2, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Walter & Carolyn Craft- Teller of Tales and Makers of Music
Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM
Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

 

August 8, Saturday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
A first in our effort to flaunt our community's upcoming & more youthful artist/entertainers…

Mr Chris Schumacher- Playing his favored old folk covers and originals...

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


August 9, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Secondhand Hearts - Margie Craemer and Dan Zerr...
Beautiful harmonies on songs from the Everly Brothers, Seals and Crofts,
The Nields, Velvet Underground, Emmylou Harris, Dar Williams, Jason Mraz, and more, as well as original tunes.

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


August 16 , Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30 ...

Sliced Bread Jug Band-
A collective of mostly free-range geezers and jug-o-philiacs!

Traditional, old style jug band music, a little “jug-o-lated” rock and roll, and their own highly original material arranged for the modern jug band orchestra.

www.facebook.com/TheSlicedBreadJugBand


Pondside Fishin'
& Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM
Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

August 23, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Jerrika Mighelle… Singer/Songwriter
She invites you into her heart through her songs & haunting voice…
then charms you with her delightful banter between songs.

www.facebook.com/jerrika.mighelle

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM
Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

August 29- Saturday Afternoon ... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30... Riverboat Randy & Dockside Dave- Guitar, Vocals & Harmonica
Foot Stumpin' Blues and Ragtime from the 1920's & 1930's!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vskfeYifgGE&feature=related

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PMHobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


August 29- Saturday 9 AM- 4:00 PM...
15th ANNUAL DOWNSVILLE DAY... (Downtown Downsville)
A day of Fun & Celebration- Artists, Craftspeople, Farmers & More! http://www.discoverdownsvillewi.com/discover.html

It's all about Relationships & Community


August 30 , Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Two Frets Up - Country Rock... More & Less...

Fiddle, Guitar & Vocal Duo of Larry and Andrea!

Pondside Fishin'
& Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6
Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

September 4 - September 7 (Monday too!
LABOR DAY & WEEK-END.. .

Open an additional day for this holiday week-end...

September 6, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Al Julson "Aldo"- Acoustic Folk Rock on guitar & ukulele...

Influences include the likes of Bob Dylan, Hank Williams, the
Rolling Stones to Sister Hazel... Plus Originals!
Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


September 13, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

"Jane Loves Cheese"....With Chuck, Tim, Duffy & Billy-

Those "Madcap Musicians from Mars" are back for a fun filled
afternoon of musical mayhem for all ages... (*FKA- Billy Krause & Chuck Roll)

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

September 20, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Intuitive Compass- Original Vaudevillian Folk
Jason O'Dea - Vocals, Resophonic Guitar, Kazoo, Harmonica, Drum
Aurelia Cohen - Accordion, Cornet, Vocals, Service Bell
www.facebook.com/pages/Intuitive-Compass/153351614718407

www.intuitive-compass.com


Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


September 27, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Al Julson "Aldo"- Acoustic Folk Rock on guitar & ukulele...

Influences include the likes of Bob Dylan, Hank Williams, the
Rolling Stones to Sister Hazel... Plus Originals!

Pondside Fishin'
& Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

During the Month of October...
"ALL FALL DOWN" TO THE BULLFROG FISH FARM
Just Follow the Yellow Fish Road!
October marks the end of our more"vigorous" Hoots & Happenings Season.


Again- Many projects will likely be begging our attention before the
snow flies... Our plans for the most part are to keep it simple...
A "Fishin' Good Time" plus smoky fires & good tunes on the music box…

Fridays... Saturdays... & Sundays
Pondside Fishin'
& Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Not available by appointment- Thanksgiving Day...
Christmas Eve & Day... And New Year's Eve & Day ...

 

2014 Past HOOTS & HAPPENINGS-

**********************************

APRIL 4th through SEPTEMBER 28 - OPEN

FRIDAY, SATURDAY & SUNDAY... NOON- 6:00 PM.


April 20- Easter Sunday- Closed

April 4th- MAY 10th
Round and round and round she goes...
Bring on the Spring at the Bullfrog’s Eat My Fish Farm…

Once again the smoke from our fire pits will be whisking through
the spring time air… The birds will be singing their same old tunes...
What a wonderful time of year! Come and experience the magic
and belly laughs of fishin' 'round the pond with friends and family… 

Just follow the Yellow Fish Road!
Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM


HOOTS & HAPPENINGS SEASON...

Open with weekend Vigor... May 11th- September 28th

May 11, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30.. .
HAPPY MOTHER FISHER'S DAY!
Two Frets Up... Country Rock - More & Less

Fiddle, Guitar & Vocal Duo of Larry and Andrea!

May 18, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Johnny Nelson... Goodtime Solo Musician!
Acoustic Guitar & Harmonica...

http://www.reverbnation.com/johnnynelson

May 23- 26 (Monday too!)

MEMORIAL DAY & WEEK-END...

Open an additional day this holiday week-end...
Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM
Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

May 25, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Jeff White- Americana / Indie Folk / Alt. Country

It's been a while- So good to have him back!

www.jeffwhitemusic.org


June 1, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Rich Schroeder- Singer & Song Writer

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


June 8, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Cooker John - A longtime folk and blues musician…
Should know what he's doin' - www.cookerjohn.com


June 15 , Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
HAPPY FATHER'S DAY!
Larry Past & Al Julson- Acoustic Folk Rock on guitars & ukulele...

Influences include the likes of Bob Dylan, Hank Williams, the
Rolling Stones to Sister Hazel... Plus Originals!

June 22, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Davey J- Singer, Acoustic-Electric Guitarist & Song Writer

Distinctive down-home sounds for all seasons... Blues to Rock & Roll,
Reggae, and Roots Music... www.musicpage.com/daveyjandthejonestones


June 29, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

The Eggplant Heroes- Totin' a Folk/Roots Sensibility...
"An array of Originals & Favored Songs... from the likes of John Prine...
Mountain Gospel & the Old Crow Medicine Show..." Duffy

www.eggplantheroes.com

4th of JULY HOLIDAY & WEEK OF.. .
Open "Additional Days" for this "Holiday Week"
Thursday, July 3th Through Sunday, July 6th...
(Fishin', Farm Retail & Family Beverage Garden)
Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM
Saturdays & Sundays 1- 6 PM for Hobo Shorelunches

July 6, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Riverboat Randy & Dockside Dave- Guitar, Vocals & Harmonica
Foot Stumpin' Blues and Ragtime from the 1920's & 1930's!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vskfeYifgGE&feature=related

July 13, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30 .. .

Two Frets Up... Country Rock - More & Less

Fiddle, Guitar & Vocal Duo of Larry and Andrea!

July 19, Saturday afternoon... Live Music 1:00 to 4:00
Soggy Prairie Boys- Blue Grass Music
"Job Well Done" www.youtube.com/watch?v=MfFw35pqdkc

Music sponsored this day by Mr. Tom Ripp…

"AQUACULTURE DAY" IN WISCONSIN (Every 3 rd Saturday in July)
The Wisconsin Aquaculture Association invites all to visit their
local fish farms... Special Farm Guest- Alice in Dairyland
*This year's Alice is Zoey Brooks, 67th Alice in Dairyland.

The Bullfrog Fish Farm will be offering free Eat My Fish Bumper Stickers
to those promising to stick them some place intrusive

July 20, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Steve Szydel - Kountry Klassics "The Singing Bus Driver" (& Maybe Boss Doris too...)
Songs Made Famous by Johnny Cash, Marty Robbins, Johnny Horton,
Jim Reeves, John Denver, and Kenny Rogers www.kountryklassics.com

July 27, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Nick Foytik- Northwood's Acoustic Blues Revue & Originals

www.nickfoytik.com

August 3, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
North of Dixie- An eclectic mix of Bluegrass and Swing Jazz…
with musicians Johnny Lynch, Shelly Miller, John Utphall, Jeff Heath &
Bob Boone... www.facebook.com/#!/pages/North-Of-Dixie/417587684984380


August 10, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Howard & Deb- Acoustic Blues Duo

One of our Chippewa Valley’s favorite brags!
www.howardluedtke.com


August 17 , Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30 ...

Layne F. Yost -- Acoustic Music for your pleasure ...
Covering the likes of John Prine, Neil Young & John Denver...

August 23- Saturday 9 AM- 4:00 PM...
14th ANNUAL DOWNSVILLE DAY... (Downtown Downsville)
A day of Fun & Celebration- Artists, Craftspeople, Farmers & More!
http://www.discoverdownsvillewi.com/discover.html
It's all about Relationships & Community

August 24, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Walter & Carolyn Craft- Teller of Tales and Makers of Music

August 29- September 1 (Monday too!)

LABOR DAY & WEEK-END.. .

Open an additional day this holiday week-end...

August 31 , Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Hay River Ramblers - Bluegrass and Classic Country Music
Local High Schoolers- Talented & havin' a good time!
Banjo: Dan Eiden … Guitar: Grant Bilse … Fiddle: Sophie Galep …
Mandolin: Jon Talberg … Bass: Phil Brunstad


September 7, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Two Frets Up... Country Rock - More & Less

Fiddle, Guitar & Vocal Duo of Larry and Andrea!


September 14, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Intuitive Compass- Original Vaudevillian Folk
Jason O'Dea - Vocals, Resophonic Guitar, Kazoo, Harmonica, Drum
Aurelia Cohen - Accordion, Cornet, Vocals, Service Bell
www.facebook.com/pages/Intuitive-Compass/153351614718407

www.intuitive-compass.com


September 20- Saturday ...

Our Fish Farm Adventure is now in its 27th year &

20th YEAR IN BUSINESS- IT'S HARD TO REALIZE!
Come Celebrate this milestone!
* 4 to 6 PM... Free Ice Cream & Cake
Open Mic / Jam on Stage- Musicians encouraged...

* 6 to 8 PM... Down-Home Music by Katey Bellville & Friends


September 21, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Secondhand Hearts- Dan Zerr & Margie Craemer... of the Eggplant Heroes- Folk, Pop, Americana, and Other Genres... Guitar and Ukulele playing with Sweet Harmony throughout... You'll hear songs from the Everly Brothers, the Velvet Underground, Gillian Welch, Townes Van Zandt, Greg Brown, and many others, as well as original compositions."

September 28, Sunday afternoon... Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Billy Krause & Chuck Roll "Always something unexpected"
Guaranteed to expand your musical horizons...

During the Month of October...
"ALL FALL DOWN" TO THE BULLFROG FISH FARM
Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM
Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


2013 Past HOOTS & HAPPENINGS-

**********************************

Easter Sunday/March 31- Closed


April 1st- MAY 11th
Round and round and round she goes...
Bring on the Spring at the Bullfrog’s Eat My Fish Farm…

Once again the smoke from our fire pits will be whisking through the spring time air… The birds will be singing their same old tunes... What a wonderful time of year! Come and experience the magic and belly laughs of fishin' 'round the pond with friends and family… 

Just follow the Yellow Fish Road!
Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

May 12, Sunday afternoon...
HAPPY MOTHER FISHER'S DAY!

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30.. .
Two Frets Up... Country Rock - More & Less

Fiddle, Guitar & Vocal Duo of Larry and Andrea!

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM
This day also initiates our Hobo/Hoots & Happening's Season


May 19, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30 .. .

The Eggplant Heroes- Totin' a Folk/Roots Sensibility...
"An array of Originals & Favored Songs... from the likes of John Prine...
Mountain Gospel & the Old Crow Medicine Show..." Duffy

www.eggplantheroes.com

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

May 24- 27 (Monday too!)

MEMORIAL DAY & WEEK-END.. .

Open an additional day this holiday week-end...
Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

May 26, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:30 to 4:30 .. .

Rich Schroeder- Singer & Song Writer

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


June 2, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30 .. .

Two Frets Up... Country Rock - More & Less

Fiddle, Guitar & Vocal Duo of Larry and Andrea!

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


June 9, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30 .. .

Steve & Doris Szydel- Kountry Klassics
Songs Made Famous by Johnny Cash, Marty Robbins,
Johnny Horton, Jim Reeves, John Denver, and Kenny Rogers www.kountryklassics.com

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


June 16 , Sunday afternoon...
HAPPY FATHER'S DAY!

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
North of Dixie- An eclectic mix of Bluegrass and Swing Jazz…
with musicians Johnny Lynch, Shelly Miller, John Utphall, Jeff Heath & Bob Boone
https://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/North-Of-Dixie/417587684984380

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


June 23, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Mz Jude’s Musical Family & Friends Reunion-
A Random Shuffle of Country, Rock & Roll and other Good Tunes!

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


June 30, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Walter & Carolyn Craft - Teller of Tales and Makers of Music

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


4th of JULY HOLIDAY & WEEK OF.. .
Open "Additional Days" for this "Holiday Week"
Thursday, July 4th Through Sunday, July 7th...
(Fishin', Farm Retail & Family Beverage Garden)
Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM
Saturdays & Sundays 1- 6 PM for Hobo Shorelunches

July 7, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Riverboat Randy/Dockside Dave- Guitar & Vocals/Harmonica
Foot Stumpin' Blues and Ragtime from the 1920's & 1930's!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vskfeYifgGE&feature=related
Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM
Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

July 14, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30 .. .

Mz Jude- Welcome back!

Something old, something new, lots of  borrowed, just good tunes.

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


July 20, Saturday
"AQUACULTURE DAY" IN WISCONSIN (Every 3 rd Saturday in July)
The Wisconsin Aquaculture Association invites all to visit their local fish farms...
The Bullfrog Fish Farm will be offering free Eat My Fish Bumper Stickers to those promising to stick them some place intrusive!
Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


July 21, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Nick Foytik- Northwood's Acoustic Blues Revue & Originals

www.nickfoytik.com

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


July 28, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Walter & Carolyn Craft - Teller of Tales and Makers of Music

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


August 4, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

The DitchLilies- !!
A Mystical Detour along the Road of American Roots Music...

www.theditchlilies.com

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


August 11, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Davey J- Singer , Acoustic-Electric Guitarist & Song Writer

Distinctive down-home sounds for all seasons... Blues to Rock & Roll,
Reggae, and Roots Music... www.myspace.com/daveyjandthejonestones
******
Pigeon Cooing 3:00ish (weather dependent)
Stacey Nelson- Local Bird Man & Homing Pigeon Enthusiast!

Bird words followed by the release of many pigeons- Great Fun!!!
Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


August 18 , Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30 ...

Magic Mama (AKA) Renegade Spade: Music for the Good Food Revolution!
Musical Fun for ALL ages- www.MagicMamaMusic.com (c/o Kjersten Hallin)

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


August 24- Saturday afternoon...
13th ANNUAL DOWNSVILLE DAY... (Downtown Downsville)
A day of Fun & Celebration- Artists, Craftspeople, Farmers & More!
http://www.discoverdownsvillewi.com/discover.html
It's all about Relationships & Community


August 25, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Cooker John - A longtime folk and blues musician…
Should know what he's doin'- www.cookerjohn.com

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

August 31 - September 2 (Monday too!)

LABOR DAY & WEEK-END.. .

Open an additional day this holiday week-end...

September 1, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Mz Jude- Welcome back!

Something old, something new, lots of  borrowed, just good tunes.

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


September 8, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Rich Schroeder- Singer & Song Writer

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


September 15, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Billy Krause & Chuck Roll "Always something unexpected"
Guaranteed to expand your musical horizons...

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


September 22, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

The Eggplant Heroes- Totin' a Folk/Roots Sensibility...
"An array of Originals & Favored Songs... from the likes of John Prine...
Mountain Gospel & the Old Crow Medicine Show..." Duffy

www.eggplantheroes.com

Pondside Fishin'& Farm Retail Sales... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


September 29, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Al Julson & Larry Past- Acoustic Folk Rock on guitars & ukulele... Influences include the likes of Bob Dylan, Hank Williams, the Rolling Stones to Sister Hazel... Plus Originals!

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


During the Month of October...
"ALL FALL DOWN" TO THE BULLFROG FISH FARM
Just Follow the Yellow Fish Road!
October marks the end of our more"vigorous" Hoots & Happenings Season...

Again- Many projects will likely be begging our attention before the snow flies... Our plans for the most part are to keep it simple...
A "Fishin' Good Time" plus smoky fires & good tunes on the music box…

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

2012 Past HOOTS & HAPPENINGS-

**********************************

Easter Sunday- Closed


April 13th- MAY 12th
Round and round and round she goes...
Bring on the Spring at the Bullfrog’s Eat My Fish Farm…

Once again the smoke from our fire pits will be whisking through the spring time air… The birds will be singing their same old tunes... What a wonderful time of year! Come and experience the magic and belly laughs of fishin' 'round the pond with friends and family…

Just follow the Yellow Fish Road!
Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

May 13, Sunday afternoon...
HAPPY MOTHER FISHER'S DAY!

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30.. .

James Ignacio- Musician Singer
Mr James brings his improvisational skill to every venue...
From the Blues, to the Beatles, to Ben Harper & his own originals...
Lots of Fun- Sure to Please! reverbnation.com/jamesignacio

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

This day also initiates our Hobo/Hoots & Happening's Season

May 20 , Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30 .. .

Kyle Fosburgh- Solo Acoustic Guitar & Voice
Progressive, Contemporary & Traditional American Folk…
www.facebook.com/KyleFosburgh

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

May 25- 28 (Monday too!)

MEMORIAL DAY & WEEK-END.. .

Open an additional day this holiday week-end...
Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

May 27, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30 .. .

Howard "Guitar" Luedtke Solo- Delta Blues & Beyond
One of our Chippewa Valley’s favorite brags!
www.howardluedtke.com

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

June 3, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30 .. .

Riverboat Randy/Dockside Dave- Guitar & Vocals/Harmonica
Foot Stumpin' Blues and Ragtime from the 1920's & 1930's!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vskfeYifgGE&feature=related

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


June 10, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30 .. .

Johnny Nelson... Goodtime Solo Musician!
Acoustic Guitar & Harmonica...
http://www.reverbnation.com/johnnynelson

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


June 17 , Sunday afternoon...
HAPPY FATHER'S DAY!

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30.. .

The Eggplant Heroes- Totin' a folk/roots sensibility...
"An array of Originals & Favored Songs... from the likes of John Prine…
Mountain Gospel & the Old Crow Medicine Show”… Duffy

www.eggplantheroes.com

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

June 24, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Riverboat Randy/Dockside Dave- Guitar & Vocals/Harmonica
Foot Stumpin' Blues and Ragtime from the 1920's & 1930's!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vskfeYifgGE&feature=related
* Steve & Doris of Kountry Klassics needed to cancell this day-
Thanks Randy & David for steppin' up!

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

July 1, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30 ...

Kyle Fosburgh- Solo Acoustic Guitar & Voice
Progressive, Contemporary & Traditional American Folk…
www.facebook.com/KyleFosburgh

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

4th of JULY HOLIDAY & WEEK OF.. .
Open "Additional Days" for this "Holiday Week"
Friday, June 29th Through Sunday, July 8th...
(Fishin', Farm Retail & Family Beverage Garden)
Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM
Saturdays & Sundays 1- 6 PM for Hobo Shorelunches


July 7, Saturday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Walter & Carolyn Craft- Teller of Tales and Makers of Music

July 8, Sunday afternoon...

Musical Theme Day - 1:30 to 4:30 .. .
Sounds of the 70s on the Music Box

(A collection by David & Chad)

* Live Music needed to be cancelled this day...
Our hearts go out to Mr Justin & His Family during this Soulful Time...

www.reverbnation.com/justinjayarnold

July 15, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30 .. .

James Ignacio- Musician Singer
Mr James brings his improvisational skill to every venue...
From the Blues, to the Beatles, to Ben Harper & his own originals...
Lots of Fun- Sure to Please! reverbnation.com/jamesignacio

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

July 21, Saturday
"AQUACULTURE DAY" IN WISCONSIN!

Wisconsin's Power that be has deemed every 3rd Saturday in July Aquaculture Day... The Wisconsin Aquaculture Association has put out a special invite to all interested folks to visit local & participating farms...
In leiu of this the Farm Crew will be offering up it's Eat My Fish paraphernalia at a discounted rate & as usual our Bumper Stickers will be free with a promise to stick some place intrusive! Come to the Bullfrog Fish Farm and catch a glimpse of what Fish Farming is about in Dunn County!

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

July 22, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Nick Foytik- Northwood's Acoustic Blues Revue & Originals

www.Facebook.com/NickFoytik

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

July 29, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Doux Chanson- Swing Style Jazz made popular by Grapelli & Venuti… Revisited this day by John Utphall on the Violin and accompanied by
Bob Osborne’s rich guitar chording style- Popular Standards ... French Café and Delightful Surprises…

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

August 5, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Steve & Doris Szydel- Kountry Klassics
Songs Made Famous by Johnny Cash, Marty Robbins,
Johnny Horton, Jim Reeves, John Denver, and Kenny Rogers www.kountryklassics.com

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

August 12, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Howard "Guitar" Luedtke Solo- Delta Blues & Beyond
One of our Chippewa Valley’s favorite brags! www.howardluedtke.com
Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

August 19 , Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30 ...

Kyle Fosburgh- Solo Acoustic Guitar & Voice
Progressive, Contemporary & Traditional American Folk…

www.facebook.com/KyleFosburgh

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

August 25, Saturday afternoon...
12th ANNUAL DOWNSVILLE DAY... 1- 4 PM (Downtown Downsville)

A day of Fun & Celebration- Artists, Craftspeople, Farmers & More!
http://www.discoverdownsvillewi.com/discover.html
It's all about Relationships & Community


August 26, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Davey J- Singer, Acoustic-Electric Guitarist & Song Writer

Distinctive down-home sounds for all seasons... Blues to Rock & Roll,
Reggae, and Roots Music... www.myspace.com/daveyjandthejonestones

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM

August 31 - September 3 (Monday too!)

LABOR DAY & WEEK-END.. .
Open an additional day this holiday week-end...

September 2, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Nick Foytik- Northwood's Acoustic Blues Revue & Originals
www.Facebook.com/NickFoytik

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM
Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


September 9, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Walter & Carolyn Craft- Teller of Tales and Makers of Music

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


September 16, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Billy Krause & Chuck Roll "Always something unexpected"
Guaranteed to expand your musical horizons...

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


September 23, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

The DitchLilies

A mystical detour along the road of American Roots Music...

www.theditchlilies.com

Pondside Fishin'& Farm Retail Sales... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


September 30 , Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Schuh Fly- Rocking the oldies, blues, country & R& B since 1965…
Performing covers of numerous popular artists including-

The Beatles, the Drifters, Eagles, Eric Clapton.

http://www.facebook.com/SchuhFlyBand

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM

Hobo Shorelunches Served 1- 6 PM


October and so forth...
"ALL FALL DOWN" TO THE BULLFROG FISH FARM

Just Follow the Yellow Fish Road!
October marks the end of our more"vigorous" Hobo Season...

Again- Many projects will likely be begging our attention before the snow flies... Our plans for the most part are to keep it simple...
A "Fishin' Good Time" plus smoky fires & good tunes on the music box…

Open Casually Year 'Round- Friday, Saturday & Sunday

Pondside Fishin' & Farm Retail Sales ... Noon- 6 PM


Thanksgiving Day- Closed
Christmas Eve & Day - Closed
New Year's Eve & Day - Closed

2011 Past HOOTS & HAPPENINGS-

**********************************

APRIL 22th- MAY 7th...
Round and round and round she goes...

Bring on the Spring at the Bullfrog's Eat My Fish Farm…

Once again the smoke from our fire pits will be whisking through the spring time air…
The birds will be singing their same old tunes... What a wonderful time of year! 
Come and experience the magic and belly laughs of fishin' 'round the pond with
friends and family… Just follow the Yellow Fish Road!
PONDSIDE FISHIN & FARM RETAIL... Friday- Sunday...Noon to 6:00


May 8, Sunday afternoon...
HAPPY MOTHER FISHER'S DAY!

Live Music 1:00 to 4:30.. .

The Stoop Singers- Old Time String Duo
Jessi Lee McIntosh & Shane Leonard
Americana/Folk/Root Music... all from the Heart!
www.stoopsingers.bandcamp.com www.myspace.com/stoopsingers

PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 6:00... HOBO CHEFIN '- SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

This day also marks the beginning of our Hobo Chefin' & Occasional Live Music Season.. .

May 15, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:00 to 4:30.. .

Nick Foytik- Northwood's Blues and Rock…
http://www.myspace.com/nickfoytik

PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 6:00... HOBO CHEFIN '- SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

May 27- 30 (Monday too!)

MEMORIAL DAY & WEEK-END.. ..

Open an additional day this holiday week-end with vigor and doin' our thing...
PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 6:00... Friday- Sunday & Monday too!

May 29, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:00 to 4:30.. .

Aldo Julson... of Al & Larry Fame (Larry Invited)
Acoustic Folk Rock on guitars & ukulele...
Influences include the likes of Bob Dylan, Hank Williams, the Rolling Stones to
Sister Hazel... Plus Originals!

PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 6:00... HOBO CHEFIN '- SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

June 12, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:00 to 4:30.. .

Walter & Carolyn Craft
Teller of Tales and Makers of Music

PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 6:00... HOBO CHEFIN '- SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

June 19, Sunday afternoon...

HAPPY FATHER'S DAY!
LIVE MUSIC CANCELED DUE TO "LAST MINUTE" FATHERLY DUTIES...
Justin Jay Arnold... Always a good mix of mellow, fun, and crazy...
Like chasing Chamomile tea with Red Bull.
www.reverbnation.com/justinjayarnold

PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00… HOBO CHEFIN ' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

June 26, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:00 to 4:30.. .

Mr. Aldo Julson... of Al & Larry Fame
Acoustic Folk Rock on guitars & ukulele...
Influences include the likes of Bob Dylan, Hank Williams,
the Rolling Stones to Sister Hazel... Plus Originals!
PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 6:00... HOBO CHEFIN '- SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

July 3, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:00 to 4:30.. .

Howard "Guitar" Luedtke Solo- Delta Blues & Beyond…
One of our Chippewa Valley's favorite brags! www.howardluedtke.com

PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 6:00... HOBO CHEFIN '- SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

4th of July- Monday
Yes- We will be open this holiday with vigor and doin' our thing...

PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00... HOBO CHEFIN ' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

July 10, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:00 to 4:30.. .

Mr. Aldo Julson... of Al & Larry Fame
Acoustic Folk Rock on guitars & ukulele...
Influences include the likes of Bob Dylan, Hank Williams,
the Rolling Stones to Sister Hazel... Plus Originals!
PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 6:00... HOBO CHEFIN '- SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

July 16- It's "Aquaculture Day" in all of Wisconsin.. .
Wisconsin's Power that be has deemed every 3rd Saturday in July Aquaculture Day...
The Wisconsin Aquaculture Association has put out a special invite to all interested folks to visit local
& participating farms... In leiu of this the Farm Crew will be offering up it's Eat My Fish paraphernalia

at a discounted rate & as usual our Bumper Stickers will be free with a promise to stick some place intrusive!

Come to the Bullfrog Fish Farm and catch a glimpse of what Fish Farming is about in Dunn County!

July 17, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:00 to 4:30.. .
Johnny Nelson... Goodtime Solo Musician!
Acoustic Guitar & Harmonica...
http://www.reverbnation.com/johnnynelson

PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 6:00... HOBO CHEFIN '- SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

July 24, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:00 to 4:30.. .

Nick Foytik- Northwood's Blues and Rock…
http://www.myspace.com/nickfoytik

PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 6:00... HOBO CHEFIN '- SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

July 31, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...

Justin Jay Arnold... Always a good mix of mellow, fun, and crazy...
Like chasing Chamomile tea with Red Bull.
www.reverbnation.com/justinjayarnold

PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00… HOBO CHEFIN ' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

August 7, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:00 to 4:30.. .

Evergreen Grass Band

"The self-proclaimed "not quite a bluegrass band" brings a full show
with five string players and a harmonica ace, and their harmonies are
so infectious it's hard not to get down." -Second Supper; LaCrosse, WI
www.evergreengrassband.com

PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 6:00... HOBO CHEFIN '- SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

August 14, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:00 to 4:30.. .

Johnny Nelson... Goodtime Solo Musician!
Acoustic Guitar & Harmonica...
http://www.reverbnation.com/johnnynelson

PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 6:00... HOBO CHEFIN '- SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00


August 21, Sunday afternoon...

Oh No- James needed to cancell today because of some "bug"...
We wish him well! So- Today's music will be Good Tunes on the Music Box...


UPDATE-
Aldo Julson...of "Al & Larry" fame has just agreed to play for us this day!.. Acoustic Folk Rock on guitars & ukulele...

UPDATE 2-
Amy & Shawn of "Poly Baker Band" will be singing & playing for us too!

Live Music 1:00 to 4:30.. .

James Ignacio- Musician Singer...

Mr. James brings his improvisational skills to every venue…. from the Blues…
the Beatles… to Ben Harper & his own originals- Lots of fun & sure to please!
Check him out- musicjames.com

PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 6:00... HOBO CHEFIN '- SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

August 27, Saturday
11th Annual Downsville Day- 1- 4 PM (Downtown Downsville)
A day of Fun & Celebration- Artists, Craftspeople, Farmers & More!

http://www.discoverdownsvillewi.com/discover.html
It's all about Relationships & Community

August 28, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:00 to 4:30.. .

The Singing Bus Driver/Steve Szydel & Boss Doris too!
Kountry Klassics- Songs Made Famous by Johnny Cash, Marty Robbins,
Johnny Horton, Jim Reeves, John Denver, and Kenny Rogers

www.kountryklassics.com

PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 6:00... HOBO CHEFIN '- SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

SEPTEMBER 2- 5th (Monday too!)

LABOR DAY & WEEK-END...

Open an additional day this holiday week-end with vigor and doin' our thing...
PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 6:00... Friday- Sunday & Monday too!

September 4, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:00 to 4:30.. .

Walter & Carolyn Craft
Teller of Tales and Makers of Music...

PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 6:00... HOBO CHEFIN '- SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

FISH FARM WILL BE CLOSED
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10th

Fish Farmer's Daughter to be Wed!!!

September 11, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:00 to 4:30.. .

Riverboat Randy is back- Again!!

Guitar & Vocals- Foot Stumpin' Blues and Ragtime from the 1920's and 1930's!
American blues rooted in the songs of traveling musicians... mining camps, picnic
socials and medicine shows across the post reconstructed south.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vskfeYifgGE&feature=related
PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00… HOBO CHEFIN ' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

September 18, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:00 to 4:30.. .

Billy Krause & Chuck Roll "Always something unexpected...
Guaranteed to expand your musical horizons"

PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 6:00... HOBO CHEFIN '- SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

September 25, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:00 to 4:30.. .

Nick Foytik- Northwood's Blues and Rock…
http://www.myspace.com/nickfoytik

PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 6:00... HOBO CHEFIN '- SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

O ctober and so forth...
"ALL FALL DOWN" to the Bullfrog Fish Farm
...Just Follow the Yellow Fish Road!

October 1st marks the end of our more"vigorous" & Hobo Chefin' season...

Again- Many projects will likely be begging our attention before the snow flies...
our plans for the most part are to keep it simple...

A "Fishin' Good Time" plus smoky fires & good tunes on the music box…

OPEN YEAR 'ROUND- Friday- Sunday Noon to 6:00

PONDSIDE FISHIN ' 12-6:00...


2010 Past HOOTS & HAPPENINGS-

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May 9, Sunday afternoon...
HAPPY MOTHER FISHER'S DAY!

Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...

Brad Murphey & Teresa Frank- Folk Musicians

Making full circle and telling it all in their own words & ways…

www.myspace.com/bradleymurphey


MEMORIAL DAY & WEEK-END.. .

Open an additional day this holiday week-end with vigor and doin' our thing...

May 30, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...
Mr. Cory... Strumin' & Bummin'
From behind the barn to center stage- Here to rescue the day!

June 6, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...
The Singing Bus Driver/Steve Szydel & Boss Doris too!
Kountry Klassics- Songs Made Famous by Johnny Cash, Marty Robbins,
Johnny Horton, Jim Reeves, John Denver, and Kenny Rogers

www.thesingingbusdriver.com

CLOSED SATURDAY, JUNE 12th 
DAVID & TRISHA ARE GETTING MARRIED ! .

HAPPY FATHER'S DAY!

June 20, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...
James Ignacio- Musician Singer...

Mr. James brings his improvisational skills to every venue…. from the Blues…
the Beatles… to Ben Harper & his own originals- Lots of fun & sure to please!
Check him out- http://www.myspace.com/jamesignacio

ALSO: Caricaturist Jason Anhorn will be available this day for hire...
Fun Fun- www.jasonanhorn.com

June 26, All Day Saturday…
The Bullfrog Fish Farm will be hosting a workshop for beginning Fish Farmers…

For registration call Cindy Johnson at 715-373-2990
or go online at www.wisconsinAquaculture.com
Sponsored by- UW Stevens Point, Northern Aquaculture Demonstration Facility,
UW Extensio n & The Wisconsin Aquaculture Association.

4th of July- Sunday
Yes- We will be open this holiday with vigor and doin' our thing...

PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00…
HOBO CHEFIN
' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

July 5- Monday afternoon too!

July 11, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...
DAMES - James Ignacio & Dan Boetcher- Musical Duo...

Guitars & vocal harmonies, covering a mix of current and classic artists

(Avett Brothers , Ray LaMontagne , The Beatles , Bob Dylan ) with a handful
of Dames originals as well. 

July 17, Saturday afternoon…

WISCONSIN'S 1 st ANNUAL AQUACULTURE DAY
This year the State of Wisconsin has declared every 3 rd Saturday in July as "Aquaculture Day"…
The Wisconsin Aquaculture Association has put out a special invite to the good folks of Wisconsin
and its politicians to visit their local & participating farms… In lieu of this we will be offering our
shorelunches this day… As usual, but maybe with a tad of frill, folks will be able to cop a tour and
sample our smoked products… Eat My Fish paraphernalia will be at a discounted rate &
our Bumper Stickers will be free with a promise to stick some place intrusive!

Come to the Bullfrog Fish farm and catch a glimpse of what Fish Farming is about in Dunn County!

July 18, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...
Tony Rongstad- Local Singer/Songwriter...
Traditional folk music, original songs and others...
M usical influences range from Pete Seeger and Woody Guthrie to
Richard Shindell and James Taylor. www.myspace.com/tonyrongstad

July 25, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...
Walter & Carolyn Craft
Teller of Tales and Makers of Music

August 8, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...
The Singing Bus Driver/Steve Szydel & Boss Doris too!
Kountry Klassics- Songs Made Famous by Johnny Cash, Marty Robbins,
Johnny Horton, Jim Reeves, John Denver, and Kenny Rogers

www.thesingingbusdriver.com

August 22, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...
David Roe- Music Merriment & Associates…

Old Jazz… Pop tunes… Fishin Blues & Etc...
Check this out- www.RoyalRounders.com
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O633mZTMba0

AUGUST 28, Saturday in DOWNSVILLE (10- 4:00 PM)
10th Annual Downsville Day- Downsville, Wisconsin
A day of Fun & Celebration- Artists, Craftspeople, Farmers & More!

http://www.discoverdownsvillewi.com/discover.html
At the Creamery Restaurant & Inn...
Bullfrog's HOBO CHEFIN' ON THE ROAD- Come & Enjoy!
The Singing Bus Driver/Steve Szydel & Boss Doris too- Kountry Classics
It's all about Relationships & Community!

August 29, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...
David Roe- Music Merriment & Associates…

Old Jazz… Pop tunes… Fishin Blues & Etc...
Check this out- www.RoyalRounders.com
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O633mZTMba0

SEPTEMBER 3- 6th (Monday too!)

LABOR DAY & WEEK-END...

Open an additional day this holiday week-end with vigor and doin' our thing...
PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 6:00... Friday- Sunday & Monday too!

SEPTEMBER 5th , Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...

Walter & Carolyn Craft
Teller of Tales and Makers of Music
HOBO CHEFIN
' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

September 19, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...
Doc Mongoose & Friends...
Musical Fun & Good Tunes! 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 24 th 2010… 5:00- 10:30
A GATHERING OF SUPPORT & CELEBRATION
"RAISING FISH FOR MONEY OR MONEY FOR FISH ?
"

( THIS DAY WE WILL BE DOING BOTH)

LIVE MUSIC:
POLLY BAKER BAND 5:00- 8:00
(The Fish Farmer's Daughter & Musical Friends)
EVERGREEN GRASS BAND 8:30- 10:30
www.evergreengrassband.com
FUN FOR ALL:
Something for Nothing-

HORSE DRAWN RIDES by Al Zeihl… 5- 8:00 PM

* FISHING FOR PEACE INCENTIVE (Noon-7 PM)
* EAT MY FISH APPETIZERS TABLE (5- 7 PM)
* DRAWING FOR PRIZES
* YARD GAMES & SAND BOX TOO!
* FULL MOON * BON FIRES * & MORE
Open for business-

PONDSIDE FISHIN' … NOON- 7:00 & HOBO CHEFIN ' /SHORELUNCH… 5- 8:00 
BULLFROG'S RETAIL COUNTER / FAMILY BEER & BEVERAGE GARDEN
* FYI * "Beat by the heat of this past August… the Bullfrog Fish Farm had lost

all but every fish in their biggest pond and it was closed to fishing for almost a month…

While the pond has recently been rejuvenated & restocked, for which we are all most

grateful, a damaging economic impact remains… For this reason and with the help &

encouragement of friends this "out-reaching" Hoot & Happenings has been organized to

help promote for the farm's economic vitality and to celebrate good fishing once again !

ON THIS DAY- ALL CREW & MUSICAL TIPS WILL BE CONTRIBUTED TO THE FARM'S FISH FUND
…DONATIONS FROM OTHERS WILL BE ENCOURAGED!

A BIG THANKS TO ALL OUR SUPPORTING FRIENDS! 

For goodness sake- Help pass the word…


September 26, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...

Billy Krause & Chuck Roll...

A taste of originality- Yet disturbingly caberat...

October and so forth...
"ALL FALL DOWN" to the Bullfrog Fish Farm
...Just Follow the Yellow Fish Road!

October 1st marks the end of our more"vigorous" & Hobo Chefin' season...

Again- Many projects will likely be begging our attention before the snow flies...
our plans for the most part are to keep it simple...

A "Fishin' Good Time" plus smoky fires & good tunes on the music box…

OPEN YEAR 'ROUND- Friday- Sunday Noon to 6:00

PONDSIDE FISHIN ' 12-6:00...


2009 Past HOOTS & HAPPENINGS-

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APRIL 19th- MAY 9th... 
Round and round and round she goes...
Bring on the Spring at the Bullfrog's Eat My Fish Farm…

Once again the smoke from our fire pits will be whisking through the spring time air…
The birds will be singing their same old tunes... What a wonderful time of year! 
Come and experience the magic and belly laughs of fishin' 'round the pond with
friends and family…  Just follow the Yellow Fish Road!
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May 10th, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...
HAPPY MOTHER FISHER'S DAY!
"THE SIDEKICKS" with Jeff White and James Ignacio

Great Musical Fun- Farmish Funk! WWW.JEFFWHITEMUSIC.COM
Jeff and James take turns singing/playing guitar and backing each other
up on the skiffle drum set, complete with percussive sounds. In addition,
Jeff plays the harmonica and James the saxophone.

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May 23th, * 24th & the 25th

MEMORIAL DAY & WEEK-END...
Open an additional day this holiday week-end with vigor and doin' our thing...
PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 6:00... Thursday- Sunday & Monday too!
May 24th, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...
Walter & Carolyn Craft
Teller of Tales and Makers of Music
HOBO CHEFIN ' / SHORELUNCH- * Sunday afternoon 1- 6:00
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JUNE 7th , Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...
The Singing Bus Driver/Steve Szydel & Boss Doris too!
Kountry Klassics-
Songs Made Famous by Johnny Cash, Marty Robbins,
Johnny Horton, Jim Reeves, John Denver, and Kenny Rogers

www.thesingingbusdriver.com

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HAPPY FATHER'S DAY!

June 21st, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...
Tony Rongstad- Local Singer/Songwriter...
Traditional folk music, original songs and other songs written by a
variety of modern folk and alternative singer/songwriters.
His musical influences range from Pete Seeger and Woody Guthrie to
Richard Shindell and James Taylor.  
Tony has been part of our Chippewa Valley Music Scene over the past five years...     

PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00… HOBO CHEFIN ' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

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4th of July- Saturday
Yes- We will be open this holiday with vigor and doin' our thing...

PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00…

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JULY 12th, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...
Aldo Julson & Larry Past -
Acoustic Folk Rock on guitars & ukulele...
Influences include the likes of Bob Dylan, Hank Williams, the Rolling Stones to
Sister Hazel... Plus Originals!

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JULY 19th, Sunday afternoon...
Our Own Hoot- David Sundal... AKA "Sunfish"-
Longtime Wood Carver & Fish Farmer!
This day David will be flaunting his folksy one-of-a-kind wood carvings...
including totems and charms. Come on down- Discover & Enjoy!

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JULY 26th, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...
The Singing Bus Driver/Steve Szydel & Boss Doris too!
Kountry Klassics- Songs Made Famous by Johnny Cash, Marty Robbins,
Johnny Horton, Jim Reeves, John Denver, and Kenny Rogers

www.thesingingbusdriver.com

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AUGUST 9th, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...
Aldo Julson & Larry Past
Acoustic Folk Rock on guitars & ukulele...
Influences include the likes of Bob Dylan, Hank Williams, the Rolling Stones to
Sister Hazel... Plus Originals! * Hey Ho & FYI-
We are most happy to share with you that Aldo is now one of us! (Fish Farm Crew)

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AUGUST 16th, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...
Jason O'Dea and his Barefoot Symphony
Spirited Folk Music & Delight!

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AUGUST 20th THURSDAY... 5- 10:00 PM...
6th Annual Community Cook Out-Downtown Menomonie WI
Event Leader- Main Street of Menomonie

Mix and Mingle with friends- Lots of good food & live music...

For more information- www.mainstreetmenomonie.org

Bullfrog's HOBO CHEFIN' ON THE ROAD- Come & Enjoy!

This year we will be sharing our spot with the Creamery Restaurant -
It's all about Relationships & Community!

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AUGUST 22th, Saturday in DOWNSVILLE
9th Annual Downsville Day- Downsville, Wisconsin
A day of Fun & Celebration- Artists, Craftspeople, Farmers & More!

http://www.discoverdownsvillewi.com/discover.html
At the Creamery Restaurant & Inn...
Bullfrog's HOBO CHEFIN' ON THE ROAD- Come & Enjoy!

The Singing Bus Driver/Steve Szydel & Boss Doris too- Kountry Classics
It's all about Relationships & Community!

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AUGUST 23rd, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...
Walter & Carolyn Craft
Teller of Tales and Makers of Music

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SEPTEMBER 5th, 6th & 7th...

LABOR DAY & WEEK-END...

Open an additional day this holiday week-end with vigor and doin' our thing...
PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 6:00... Thursday- Sunday & Monday too!
SEPTEMBER 6th , Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30 plus...

TABOO- Infamous "Rock & Roll" and such...
The Fishfarmer's Daughter (Mz Amy) & her Musical Friends will be breaking the rules
this afternoon by providing us with a full band sound- Can't Wait... Come & Enjoy!

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SEPTEMBER 13th, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...
Aldo Julson & Larry Past
Acoustic Folk Rock on guitars & ukulele...
Influences include the likes of Bob Dylan, Hank Williams, the Rolling Stones to
Sister Hazel... Plus Originals!  * Hey Ho & FYI-
We are most happy to share with you that Aldo is now one of us! (Fish Farm Crew)

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SEPTEMBER 20th , Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...
James Ignacio- Musician Singer...

Mr. James brings his improvisational skills to every venue…. from the Blues… the Beatles…
to Ben Harper & his own originals- Lots of fun & sure to please!
Check him out- http://www.myspace.com/jamesignacio

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SEPTEMBER 27th , Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...

Brad Murphey & Teresa Frank- Folk Musicians
Making full circle and telling it all in their own words & ways…

www.myspace.com/bradleymurphey

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October and so forth...
"ALL FALL DOWN" to the Bullfrog Fish Farm
         ...Just Follow the Yellow Fish Road!

October 1st marks the end of our more"vigorous" & Hobo Chefin' season...Again- Many projects will likely be begging our attention before the snow flies... our plans for the most part are to keep it simple...

A "Fishin' Good Time" plus smoky fires & good tunes on the music box…

2008 Past HOOTS & HAPPENINGS-

**********************************

May 11th, Sunday afternoon...
HAPPY MOTHER FISHER'S DAY!

Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...
Riverboat Randy is back!! ...

Guitar & Vocals- Foot Stumpin' Blues and Ragtime from the 1920's and 1930's!  
American blues rooted in the songs of traveling musicians... mining camps, picnic
socials and medicine shows across the post reconstructed south.

PONDSIDE FISHIN   12- 6:00 ... HOBO CHEFIN '- SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00
This day also marks the begining of our Hobo Chefin' & occasional music season...

May 24th, * 25th & the 26th

MEMORIAL DAY & WEEK-END...

Open an additional day this holiday week-end with vigor and doin' our thing...
PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 6:00... Thursday- Sunday & Monday too!


May 25th, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Walter & Carolyn Craft

Teller of Tales and Makers of Music
HOBO CHEFIN ' / SHORELUNCH- * Sunday afternoon 1- 6:00

June 15th, Sunday afternoon...

HAPPY FATHER'S DAY...
Live Music 1:00 to 4:30...
Riverboat Randy is back- Again!!

Guitar & Vocals- Foot Stumpin' Blues and Ragtime from the 1920's and 1930's!  
American blues rooted in the songs of traveling musicians... mining camps, picnic
socials and medicine shows across the post reconstructed south.

PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00… HOBO CHEFIN ' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

June 29th, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Mz.Jude- Musician & Good Friend of the Farm... We love it when she's here! 

 Vocals & Acoustics- Classic Rock, Country and other Good Tunes!!!
PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00… HOBO CHEFIN ' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

4th of July-
Open this holiday with vigor and doin' our thing...

PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00…

July 13th, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Allan Julson & Larry Past- Acoustic Folk Rock on guitars and ukulele...
Influences include the likes of Bob Dylan, Hank Williams, the Rolling Stones to
Sister Hazel... Plus Originals!

PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00… HOBO CHEFIN ' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

July 27th, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Mz.Jude- Musician & Good Friend of the Farm... We love it when she's here! 

 Vocals & Acoustics- Classic Rock, Country and other Good Tunes!!!

PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00… HOBO CHEFIN ' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

August 10th, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Davey J & Duffy- Original American Music...

Blues, Folk and Acoustic Rock Classics

www.amblues.com & www.myspace.com/bmajorp roductions

PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00… HOBO CHEFIN ' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

August 14th, Thursday... 5- 10:00 PM
5th Annual Community Cook Out-Downtown Menomonie WI

Event Leader- Main Street of Menomonie

Mix and Mingle with friends- Lots of good food & live music...

For more information- www.mainstreetmenomonie.org

Bullfrog's HOBO CHEFIN' ON THE ROAD- Come & Enjoy!

August 23, Saturday... 10AM- 4:00
8th Annual Downsville Day- Downsville, Wisconsin

A day of Fun & Celebration- Artists, Craftspeople, Farmers & More!

http://www.discoverdownsvillewi.com/discover.html
Bullfrog's HOBO CHEFIN' ON THE ROAD- Come & Enjoy!

We'll be set up at the Creamery Restaurant & Inn...


August 24th, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music... 1:30 to 4:30

"THE SIDEKICKS" with Jeff White and James Ignacio
Great Musical Fun- Farmish Funk! WWW.JEFFWHITEMUSIC.COM
Jeff and James take turns singing/playing guitar and backing each other
up on the skiffle drum set, complete with percussive sounds. In addition,
Jeff plays the harmonica and James the saxophone.
PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00… HOBO CHEFIN ' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00


August 29th, 30th,*31st & September 1

LABOR DAY & WEEK-END...

Open an additional day this holiday week-end with vigor and doin' our thing...
PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 6:00... Thursday- Sunday & Monday too!

August 31st, Sunday afternoon...

Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...

Mz.Jude- Musician & Good Friend of the Farm... We love it when she's here! 

 Vocals & Acoustics- Classic Rock, Country and other Good Tunes!!!

PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00… HOBO CHEFIN ' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

September 7th, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music... 1:30 to 4:30
Allan Julson & Larry Past- Friendly & Great Fun!

Acoustic Folk Rock on guitars and ukulele...
Influences include the likes of Bob Dylan, Hank Williams, the Rolling Stones to
Sister Hazel... Plus Originals!

PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00… HOBO CHEFIN ' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

*September 14th, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
TABU

Hey Ho Folks... The Fishfarmer's Daughter is back at it!
Amy and her musical friends have put together a new band and call themselves-Tabu!
Can't wait! Come & Enjoy!
HOBO CHEFIN ' / SHORELUNCH- * Sunday afternoon 1- 6:00


September 21st, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
Walter & Carolyn Craft

Teller of Tales and Makers of Music

PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00… HOBO CHEFIN ' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

September 28th, Sunday afternoon...
Live Music 1:30 to 4:30...
The Singing Bus Driver/Steve Szydel & Boss Doris too!

www.thesingingbusdriver.com

Kountry Klassics- Songs Made Famous by Johnny Cash, Marty Robbins,
Johnny Horton, Jim Reeves, John Denver, and Kenny Rogers

PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00… HOBO CHEFIN ' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

  

October and so forth...
"ALL FALL DOWN" to the Bullfrog Fish Farm
          ...Just Follow the Yellow Fish Road!

October 1st marks the end of our more"vigorous" & Hobo Chefin' season...

Again- Many projects will likely be begging our attention before the snow flies...
our plans for the most part are to keep it simple...

A "Fishin' Good Time" plus smoky fires & good tunes on the music box…

OPEN 'ROUND- Thursday- Sunday Noon to 6:00

PONDSIDE FISHIN ' 12-6:00...

THE FARM WILL BE CLOSED-

Thanksgiving Day...
Christmas Eve & Day...
New Year's Eve & Day...

2007 Past HOOTS & HAPPENINGS-

March 24th- May 12th...  2007
Round and round and round she goes...
"Bring on the Spring" and follow the Yellow Fish Road!

PONDSIDE FISHIN   Thursday- Sunday...Noon to 6:00

EASTER SUNDAY, APRIL 8th- The Farm will be closed.

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May 13th, Sunday afternoon...

HAPPY MOTHER FISHER'S DAY!
Music by STEVE MEYER & THE BLUES DOGS 2:00- 6:00 PM

...an electric blues trio & one of our area's longtime favorites!
Under written by Doc Mongoose- Arts Supporter & Friend of the Farm. A BIG Thanks!

PONDSIDE FISHIN   12- 6:00 ... HOBO CHEFIN '- SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00
This day also marks the begining of our Hobo Chefin' & occasional music season...

May 26th, * 27th & the 28th

MEMORIAL DAY & WEEK-END...

Open an additional day this holiday week-end with vigor and doin' our thing...
PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 6:00... Thursday- Sunday & Monday too!
HOBO CHEFIN ' / SHORELUNCH- * Sunday afternoon 1- 6:00
* Sunday, May 27th...

WALTER CRAFT 2:00- 5:30 PM
Teller of Tales & Maker of Music... a face from the past!


June 17th, Sunday afternoon...

HAPPY FATHER'S DAY...

Music by STEVE MEYER & THE BLUES DOGS 2:00- 6:00 PM
...an electric blues trio & one of our area's longtime favorites!
Under written by Doc Mongoose- Arts Supporter & Friend of the Farm. A BIG Thanks!

PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00… HOBO CHEFIN ' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

June 24th, Sunday afternoon...

KANT HARLEY PLAY BOYS & "Pretty Mz Jude" 2:00- 5:00 PM
Family Bluegrass at it's best...Kant wait- Fun for all!
PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00… HOBO CHEFIN ' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00


4th of July- Wednesday...
Open special this holiday with vigor and doin' our thing...

PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00…


July 8th, Sunday...
2:00- 5:30 PM WALTER CRAFT
Teller of Tales & Maker of Music... a face from the past!

PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00… HOBO CHEFIN ' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

July 22nd, Sunday afternoon...

"THE SIDEKICKS" with Jeff White and James Ignacio 1:00- 5:00 PM
Great Musical Fun- Farmish Funk!
Jeff and James take turns singing/playing guitar and backing each other
up on the skiffle drum set, complete with percussive sounds. In addition,
Jeff plays the harmonica and James the saxophone.
WWW.JEFFWHITEMUSIC.COM

PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00… HOBO CHEFIN ' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

August 16th, Thursday 5 to 9/10:00 PM

4th Annual Community Cook Out- Downtown Menomonie WI
... in conjunction with Food for the Soul- Downtown Artwalk Series
HOBO CHEFIN' ON THE ROAD- Come & Enjoy!

For more info contact Menomonie Chamber- 235-9087 info@menomoniechamber.org

August 19th, Sunday afternoon...

Music by Bill Hammond & Barbara Piper an "acoustic duo"... 1:00- 5:00 PM

Bill & Barbara will be breakin' here & there to socialize, enjoy a shorelunch or maybe peddle a CD or two…
It'll all be par t of the fun!   http://www.scaffs.com/images/poster.jpg

PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00… HOBO CHEFIN ' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00


August 25th, Saturday... 10AM- 4:00
7th Annual Downsville Day- Downsville, Wisconson
A day of Fun & Celebration- Artists, Craftspeople, Farmers & More!

http://www.discoverdownsvillewi.com/discover.html
HOBO CHEFIN' ON THE ROAD- Come & Enjoy!

We'll be set up at the Creamery Restaurant & Inn...


August 26th, Sunday afternoon...

Riverboat Randy and Candy Colette ... 1:00- 5:00 PM

Guitar & Vocals- Foot Stumpin' B lues and Ragtime from the 1920's and 1930's!  
American blues rooted in the songs of traveling musicians... mining camps, picnic socials and medicine shows across the post reconstructed south.

PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00… HOBO CHEFIN ' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00


September 1st, * 2nd & the 3rd...
LABOR DAY & WEEK-END...

Open with vigor and doin' our thing...

PONDSIDE FISHIN   12- 6:00... Thursday- Sunday & Monday too!
HOBO CHEFIN ' / SHORELUNCH- * Sunday afternoon 1- 6:00

September 16th, Sunday afternoon...
Davey J & Duffy- 1:00- 5:00 PM

Original American Music- Blues, Folk and Acoustic Rock Classics

www.amblues.com & www.myspace.com/bmajorp roductions

PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00… HOBO CHEFIN ' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

September 23rd, Sunday afternoon...

Mz.Jude- 2:00 to 4:00 PM

Musician & Good Friend of the Farm- We love it when she's here! 

Vocals & Acoustics- Classic Rock, Country and other Good Tunes!!!

PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00… HOBO CHEFIN ' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

September 30th, Sunday afternoon...

Riverboat Randy is back!! ... 1:00- 5:00 PM

Guitar & Vocals- Foot Stumpin' B lues and Ragtime from the 1920's and 1930's!  
American blues rooted in the songs of traveling musicians... mining camps, picnic socials and medicine shows across the post reconstructed south.

PONDSIDE FISHIN' 12- 6:00… HOBO CHEFIN ' -SHORELUNCH 1- 6:00

October and so forth...
"ALL FALL DOWN" to the Bullfrog Fish Farm... just Follow the Yellow Fish Road!

October 1st marks the end of our more"vigorous" & Hobo Chefin' season...

Again- Many projects will likely be begging our attention before the snow flies...
our plans for the most part are to keep it simple...

A "Fishin' Good Time" plus smoky fires & good tunes on the music box…

OPEN 'ROUND- Thursday- Sunday Noon to 6:00

PONDSIDE FISHIN ' 12-6:00...

THE FARM WILL BE CLOSED-

Thanksgiving Day...
Christmas Eve & Day...
New Year's Eve & Day...

2006 Past HOOTS & HAPPENINGS-

"Bring on the Spring!" & Follow the Yellow Fish Road!

March 25th- May 13th...2006

Easter Sunday, April 16th we will be Closed

MOTHER FISHERS DAY!

Sunday May 14th- Happy Mothers Day!!

MuSIc BoX- "tHeME dAY"... MoMs & mUsIc

MEMORIAL DAY & WEEK-END

Open with vigor and doin our thing...

May 27th, 28th & 29th - Saturday, * Sunday & Monday

Happy Fathers Day ...

June 18th, Sunday

Live music from 1:00 to 5:00 PM

Bill Hammond & Barbara Piper an "acoustic duo"

Bill & Barbara will be breakin here & there to socialize,

enjoy a shorelunch or maybe peddle a CD or two its all part of the fun!    

Check this out-


Open two extra Days this week for the Holiday!

JULY 3rd & **4th, Monday & Tuesday-

 (We are Usually Open- Thursday - Sunday... NOON- 6:00 PM)

Open with vigor and doin our thing-

Open Special ... Monday, July 3rd

JULY 9th, SUNDAY AFTERNOON

KANT HARLEY PLAY BOYS & "Pretty Mz Jude" 1-4:00 plus
Family Bluegrass at its best- Fun for all!...

The Crayfish are here and back on the Menu!!!   

JULY 23rd, SUNDAY AFTERNOON

Eclectic T unes by Soloist(?) Greg Fox... 1 to 5:00 PM

Greg invites other talents to step on up & join in!

AUGUST 6th, SUNDAY AFTERNOON 1- 5:00 plus

JEFF WHITE doing his infamous "Flip Flop Gig"
Great musical fun with Jeff & his friend James Ignacio-

Farmish Funk!

LABOR DAY & WEEK-END

September 2nd, 3rd & 4th- Saturday, *Sunday & Monday

* We are normally closed on Mondays... but open special for Labor Day!

Open with vigor and doin our thing...

PONDSIDE FISHIN 12-6:00 all three days
Bill Hammond-Acoustic Guitarist and Vocalist

Bills influences run the gamut from finger-style players and classical composers to blues wailers and country-style flat-pickers.

* NOTE- Due to "Family Commitment" Barbara will not be entertaining with Bill this afternoon- Bill assures me that he can go at this alone... or may tote another of his musical friends! Check this out-


SEPTEMBER 24th, SUNDAY AFTERNOON... 1:00 to 4:00 PM

Mz.Jude-Musician & good friend of the farm... We love it when shes here! 

Vocals & Acoustics- Classic Rock, Country and other good stuff !!!

"All Fall Down" to the Bullfrog Fish Farm

. ..just Follow the Yellow Fish Road!
October and so forth...

October 1st marks the end of our more"vigorous" & Hobo Chefin season..

2005 Past HOOTS & HAPPENINGS-

"All Fall Down" to the Bullfrog Fish Farm

...just Follow the Yellow Fish Road!
Mid October and so forth... Seasonal Change in hours!

October 9th marks the end of our more"vigorous" & Hobo Chefin season...

By the seat of our pants... or maybe the skin of our teeth!!

Sunday, OCTOBER 2nd- Live Music... 1:30-5:30 PM

Gary Dupifs Aquistic Tunes

LABOR DAY & WEEK-END

September 3rd, 4th & 5th- Saturday, Sunday & Monday

Open with vigor and doin our thing all three days...

& with LIVE MUSIC on the 4th 2:30- 5:30 PM

EAST HILL BLUEGRASS BAND

Underwritten by the GOOD DOC MONGOOSE- A Big Thanks!

Sunday,AUGUST 21st ... 1:30-5:00 PM ----

JEFF WHITE- singer, song writer & good guy!

4th of July-The Bullfrog & Communitys 11th Annual

Old Fashion Smokin Good Fireworks Extravaganza...

Its always a good show and fun is had by all...
July 4th- Monday   see our
4th of JULY CELEBRATION Link


2005... MONDAY, JULY 4th

The 11th Annual, Community Sponsored Smokin Good Fireworks Extravaganza!
Note- Traditionally this has been a "potluck" event... We have been informed by the "powers that be" that "putlucks" at this sort of event are not a good idea nor "legal".

So - We will be extending our Hobo Chefin hours to 7:30 PM...

Our Shorelunches- The meal of low expectations and BIG surprizes!

Youll be able to fish until 7:00 PM..."Fun Food" at the fire pits-For the "do-it-yourselfers" or the frugul minded... we will have snacks, hot dogs and the makings for smores available and for sale at our service counter... Or after 7:00 PM we will make exception... families and friends are welcome to bring their own "fun food" to cook over the fires- bring your own grills if need be!

Smokin Good Fireworks Extravaganza!
Just before dusk we will stoke the fires, settle about the pond and wait for the fireworks to come on with a BANG! ...

This is a fish farm & community sponsored event ! 
The Fishfarmers Daughter is the organizer... Because fireworks purchased early are a lot better deal- more bang for our buck! Amy is requesting pledges and donations by June 15th if at all possible! Email pledges to fishfarmersdaughter@eatmyfish.com    or jus t send her a check- N1321 Bullfrog/566 st. Menomonie, WI 54751.

Big and small... these donations are much appreciated and help to make this happen!- Usually between $10.00 & $100.00.

The following folks are in "Good Favor" with the Preservation of Character...

for their contributions of $50.00 or more to our fireworks display!

Be sure to give them a big THANKS!
2005 Contributors-

* Bill Stewart

* anonymous #1

* Creamery Restaurant & Inn

* Mike Hogan... on top of hill!

* Gary Hipple

* Kathy Empie & David too

* Vicki Radmann

* Amy Radmann- the FishFarmers Daughter

* The Bullfrog Fish Farm

Thursday, August 18th- 5-9:30 PM

Art Walk Series & "Food For The Soul"
(*Art walk throughout the Downtown Menomonie area from 5:00 -8:00 PM.)
* Hobo Chefin will also be hittin the road to join other food folks in the streets of downtown Menomonie-
The Great Community Cook-Out

The 6th Annual Artist Tour of Dunn County

June 24, 25 & 26th... 2005

Check this out- http://giedesign.com/artisttour/index.html

As an Artist Tour sponsor & friend of...

the Bullfrog Fish Farm is adding value to  this " Dunn County Experience"

by extending its days activities

SATURDAY, JUNE 25th at the FISH FARM!
A COMMON DESTINATION after touring with the Artists
FUN FOR ALL- Enjoy Great Local Food, Drink & Live Music...

*LIVE MUSIC by GYPSY & THE FIREFLY- 6 to 9:00 PM

..........................................................strumin fun for everyone!

Happy Fathers day ... Live Music and all!

June 19th, Sunday-

JUDE & the Kant Harley Play Boys- 2 to 5:00 PM
A playful mix of Judes Classical Renditions & Bluegrass!

MEMORIAL DAY & WEEK-END

Open with vigor and doin our thing all three days...

May 28th, 29th & 30th - Saturday, Sunday & Monday
LIVE MUSIC- MONDAY, MAY 30th... 2 to 5:00 PM!

Its Mz JUDE once again with her classical reditions FOLK, COUNTRY & ROCK!-

Mother Fishers Day... Live Music and all!

May 8th, Sunday- Happy Mothers Day!

Every year we initiate our HOBO Chefin season on this most revered of holidays... This will be a very special day of PONDSIDE FISHIN, SHORELUNCHES, SMOKEY FIRES, GOOD FOLKS AND LIVE MUSIC !
Our good friend & singer JUDE will brighten our stage with her classical renditions of Folk, Western & Rock!- 2:00- 5:00 PM

"Bring on the Spring!" & Follow the Yellow Fish Road!

March 19th- May 7th...  2005
This is our early more casual fishin & good time season... Come on down!

2004 Past HOOTS & HAPPENINGS-

Mid October and so forth...

Seasonal Change in hours after October 10th.

"All Fall Down" to the Bullfrog Fish Farm!

October 10th marks the end of our more"vigorous" season...

Just follow the yellow fish road!

Hot coffee, apple cidar & chocolate-

at the Bullfrogs Family Beer and Beverage Garden...

Open "casually" and daily with a weekend accent-

Sunday, October 10 th 1:30-5:30 PM

Jeff White... Down Home & Fun Music!  

Just back from his international tour...
Jeff is an original song writer/musician with an edgy country/rock and folk/blue sound.   

THIS SUNDAY AFTERNOON 1- 5:00 PM...

LIVE MUSIC This Sunday Afternoon-"By the seat of our pants..."
Nameless but a wonderful musical group-

A Youthful Jazz & Blues Trio from Eau Claire

Under written by Farm Friend Doc Mongoose- A BIG THANKS!

SEPTEMBER 10th, SUNDAY AFTERNOON

Live music from 1:00 to 5:00 PM

Sunday, October 3 rd 2-7:00 PM

Frank Gust an old time artist and "one man band"

from Spooner area... (2- 3:30). " Gusty" will be plunkin, struminand sqeezin out his favored standards for all to enjoy!

East Hill Blue Grass Band... Hot, Twangy and full of years... (4- 7:00).

A Wisconsin Blue Grass experience we know youll love- Good ol foot stompin stuff!

* A Big thanks to Doc Mongoose...

      a farm friend and underwiter for this days musical fun!

Rhythms of Full Moon Pondering...

September 28th. Tuesday at sunset...

Bring your drums and musical instruments...

For more information call David at the fish barn- 664-8409
Snacks & beverages at the Bullfrogs Family Beer and Beverage Garden!

Dallas Hawkins Band- with some real nice Blues and Classic Rock!
They were here last month and a good time was had by all !!!

Friday, September 24th... 6- 10:00 PM

Time for Tunes- All Welcome!
We work part-time but it takes all day!
Friday, September 17th... 8:00 PM-
"Open Jam" at the fish farm... drumset and microphones provided.

For more information call David at the fish barn- 664-8409


LABOR DAY WEEK-END Open with vigor & doin-

Friday, September 3rd

PONDSIDE FISHIN 12- 7:00 HOBO CHEFIN -SHORELUNCH 5:00-8:00 ...

Saturday, September 4th

PONDSIDE FISHIN 11-7:00  HOBO CHEFIN -SHORELUNCH 1:00-6:00 ...

*Doc Mongoose of "Awesome Possum" Fame...
& his musical friends bringing a fine blend of Americana Music!

Sunday, September 5th... 2-6:00 PM

Monday, September 6th

PONDSIDE FISHIN 12-6:00   HOBO CHEFIN -SHORELUNCH 1:00-6:00 ...

Rhythms of Full Moon Pondering...
Monday, August 30th at sunset...

Bring your drums and musical instruments

For more information call David at the fish barn- 664-8409

Spirit BLU

makin her way through original folk tunes and a spunky disposition!  
Sunday, August 29th 2 5:00 PM

DOWNSVILLE DAY

Saturday, August 28th 10- 5:00 PM

Each year the folks of Downsville plan an event with all sorts of activities and invite others from all around to come and enjoy.

This is sure to be a lot of fun...  We encourage you to take them up on this invite! http://discoverdownsvillewi.com/discover.html

The Creamery Restaurant is in good favor with the Preservation of Character for their practices and regard pertaining to local foods and farms! Be sure to stop by where youll be able to mix with chefs and farmers doing their thing and offering a festive taste of Dunn County Our farm will be part of this mix & celebration by serving up our grilled trout, crayfish and more!

Time for Tunes- All welcome!

We work part-time...but it takes all day!

Friday, August 20th 8:00 PM-

"Open Jam" at the fish farm... drum set and microphones provided.

For more information call David at the fish barn- 664-8409

Art Walk Series & "Food For The Soul"-
Thursday, August 19th 5:00- 10:00 PM

*Art walk throughout the Downtown Menomonie area from 5:00 -8:00 PM.

For more information, please call the Main Street office at 235-2666
* The Great Community Cook-Out, Downtown Menomonie, 6 to 10 p.m.
Enjoy food, beverages, music by Dixie & The Dreamers and good company.
Sponsored by the Greater Menomonie Chamber of Commerce.

The Bullfrog Fish Farm & Menomonie Farmers Market have "hooked up" for this event... 

HOBO CHEFIN" on 4th Street just off Main... 5- 8:00 PM

Come EAT MY FISH , Crayfish & "just picked" Sweet Corn too!

Singer Musician JUDE & her extended musical family  

Sunday, August 15th... 2- 6:00 PM

This day JUDE will be sharing the stage... her memories of the 60s & 70s... will be influenced by the likes of- The Kant Harley Play Boyz, The Hi-Los, The Boggy Bottom Boys and Papa Jon & His Fiddlers 3...

Rody Bellville & Emily Huppert-

A privileged mix of bluegrass, western and more!

Friday, August 6th 6- 9:00 PM

Vocals, base & flat pickin at its best...
by way of these musical long timers coming together.

Dallas Hawkins-Blues and Classic Rock!
Friday, July 23rd... 6-10:00 PM

Jim Pierce-A Fellow Fish Farmer, Friend
& Reigning Monarch at the Trout Palace...

Sunday, July 11th... 1:30- 4:30
He loves to play & sing for whoever will listen!
We hope his Sinister Friends show too- Allen and Mark!

Time for Tunes- We work part-time... but it takes all day!

Friday, July 9th...8:00 PM-
Open Jam at the fish farm drum set and microphones provided.
All welcome!  Call David at the Fish Barn- 664-8409

Bullfrogs
10th Annual Community Old Fashion Potluck
& Smokin Good Fireworks Extravaganza...

Its always a good show and fun is had by all...
July 4th- Sunday   see our 4th of JULY CELEBRATION Link

PONDSIDE FISHIN 11-7:00   HOBO CHEFIN -SHORELUNCH 1:00-6:00 ... 

2004 Contributors-

* Dennis & Cheryl Weber of Weber Trucking

* Creamery Restaurant & Inn

* Gary Hipple

* Dave and Barb Sommers

* Kathy Empie & David too

* anonymous #1

* Vicki Radmann

* Amy Radmann- the FishFarmers Daughter

* The Bullfrog Fish Farm

 

Rhythms of Full Moon Pondering...

July 2nd. Friday at moon-rise...

Bring your drums and musical instruments !

The 5th Annual Artist Tour of Dunn County- 2004 June 25, 26 & 27th...
Check this out-    http://giedesign.com/artisttour/index.html  
As an Artist Tour sponsor & friend of... the Bullfrog Fish Farm is adding value
to this "Dunn County Experience" by extending our days activities to provide a
Common Destination ... a place to gather after touring with the Artists All Welcome!
Enjoy great local food and music... Come on Down!

Saturday, June 26th 5-9:00 PM (extended time... after artist tour)

Singer-Musician JUDE... Reliving memories of the 60s thru 80s by way of folk, easy rock and a taste of county... 5- 8:30 PM


FATHERS DAY Rod & Katey Bellville

Sunday, June 20th 1:30- 4:30

This Father-Daughter combo will also be playing at the Mabel Tainter Theater this month read a bit more about them at

http://www.mabeltainter.com/#performance
Rod plays country/bluegrass flat pick guitar more about Rody Bellville
Katey is a singer/songwriter with bluegrass roots and an alternative influence.


Time for Tunes- We work part-time... but it takes all day!
Friday, June 18th...8:00 PM-

Open Jam at the fish farm drum set and microphones provided.
All welcome! Call David at the Fish Barn- 664-8409

Sandy Horner- Rock, Folk & Country

Sunday, June 6th 1:30- 4:30

Rhythms of Full Moon Pondering...
Thursday, June 3rd at Moon Rise...

A pondside gathering at the fire pit... bring your drums, musical instruments, whatever... or just mosey on down. Were expecting the return of HOBO Rick with his circling trout drum...

Snacks and beverages at the Bullfrogs Family Beer and Beverage Garden!  

Memorial Day

May 29th, 30th and Monday the 31st...

Open with vigor PONDSIDE FISHIN & doin HOBO CHEFIN - all three days...

Mother Fishers Day !

May 9th, 2004 Sunday- Happy Mothers Day!

Every year we initiate our HOBO Chefin season on this most revered of holidays... see Hobo Chefin Link.  This will be a very special day-PONDSIDE FISHIN, SHORELUNCHES, SMOKEY FIRES, GOOD FOLKS AND LIVE MUSIC featuring-

Doc Mongoose & Friends... Folksie, Old-Timer Bluegrass
... hear tunes from his latest CD- AWESOME POSSOM

Its RAIN OR SHINE  unless the wet is comin at us sideways...
We are open 11-7:00 & Hobo Chefin 1-6:00..


Rhythms of Full Moon Pondering...
May 4th.Tuesday at moon-rise...

Bring your drums and musical instruments !

"Time for Tunes"...Jamminat the Fish Farm!

May 14th, Friday- 8:00 PM-???
Open stage to "goodtime" musicians, dreamers & friends...

Call David at the fish barn- 7156648409

**

We work part-time... but it takes all day!

"Bring on the Spring!"

March 27th- May 8th...  2004
This is our early more casual season... Come on down!
Once again the smoke from our fire pits are whisking through the spring time air...
the birds and the buds make for great hang time...

For a little added excitement we tag a few pond fish with cosmic symbols that may bring you a farm prize! Experience the magic and belly laughs of fishin round the pond with friends and family.

2003 Past HOOTS & HAPPENINGS-

May 11 through October 12 (an "all season" event!)

HOBO Chefin-a shorelunch

Fridays 5-8:00 plus and Saturdays & Sundays 1-6:00
...the meal of low expectations & Big surprizes!
(scroll down or link to "Hobo Chefin" for more info...)

... the Bullfrogs Family Beer & Beverage Garden is offering appetizers & other snacks through out our events & weekends...


September & October... keep in touch!

Just follow the yellow fish road
" All Fall Down to the Bullfrog Fish Farm !
Hey Ho! Herby here! ...
so after an active summer season and now with many projects begging our attention Were going to keep it simple-smoky fires & good tunes on the music box
* Hobo Chefin/Shorelunch -
    Fridays 5-8 PM , Saturdays & Sundays 1-6:00 through October 12 th
* Group Tours, Outings & Cookouts -
By arrangement...  Call the Farm!
* Pondside Fishin and/or Farm Retail-
Open year round NOON- 6:00 & every day!
Some exceptions- call or check website.
( Fridays 12 to 8:00 and Saturdays & Sundays- 11-7:00 til mid October )
* Bullfrogs Beer & Beverage Garden-
   with hot coffee & cider too   s'mores at the fire pit!

September 19th 2003- Friday

WISCONSIN AQUACULTURE ASSOCIATIONS

ANNUAL FALL TIME PICNIC & MEETING...

http://www.wisconsinaquaculture.com/

Wisconsin Aquaculture Industry Advisory Council Meeting too!

 This years host is our own Bullfrog Fish Farm

*Lodging special rates @ AmeriHost Suite & Inn in Menomonie

Schedule-

7:30 and up to 8:45              Breakfast-

*Compliments of Bullfrog Fish Farm to WAIAC and WAA members & their families

9- 11:30 ..      WAIAC Meeting

11:30- 1:00      Hobo Shorelunch   $15.00 or

*C ompliments of WAA to WAIAC and WAA members & their families

1:00 - 2:30 .       WAA Membership Meeting

3:00 - 3:30      Fish Health Index Demonstration

* A valuable management tool presented by Dr. Kebus & Dr. Smith

3:30 - 5:00       Fish Farm Tour & Meet the Farm Crew

* Have influence at the Bullfrogs Family Beer & Beverage Garden

RSVP to the Bullfrog Fish Farm will be much appreciated-

please include if you plan on being there for breakfast and or lunch!  

          

"In an absurd world there is nothing more real than raising a fish

  Its up to us ! The Wisconsin Aquaculture Association-  

The Wisconsin Aquaculture Association has been built by fish farmers making their way, realizing they need each other and working hard to assure its mission The Characters are diverse, and their combined knowledge and networks are invaluable to any practice or interest in fish farming!   All this and with a comradeship bigger than most The Promise of Aquaculture to farms and communities is significantly driven by the activities of our association Its up to us!
 

  Your perspective, participation and support are needed!

WOMEN ROCK!-
September 20th, Saturday at the Eau Claire Regional Arts Center
Singer, Keri Noble, will be joining forces with other notable women entertainers of the Chippewa River Valley to perform and aid in the fight against breast cancer
Entertainment-
* 6:30 to 7:30- Dixie Duffy, Susan Enstrom, Irene Keenan Jr. & Amy Radmann, the Fishfarmers Daughter!
* 8:00 to 9:00 - Keri Noble

Labor Day Weekend- WE ARE OPEN!

August 30, 31 & Monday, September 1...

We will be open with Vigor and doin

Hobo Shorelunches 1- 6:00

August 29, Friday... 6-10:00 PM

Beauty & the Beasts-
"Good Time" Rock & Pop for your pleasure...


August 24, Sunday
1-6:00 PM (Music 2- 6:00)

Houligans and the Mickey Larson Band-  

John & Guy of Houligans Steak & Seafood are offering up this musical flavor of gratitude to their Patrons & Crew- All ARE WELCOME !
Guy will be the "Guest Hobo" this afternoon...  and his crew will be playing about...
* Houligans is in good favor with the Preservation of Character
for their open door policy to small farmers & processors and offering the ultimate in products & services!

August 23 Saturday
DISCOVER DOWNSVILLE DAY !
Downsville is the nearest town to our farm...
It is the place we most often go when we need to
get away for a bit or want to see a friendly face...
Once a year these folks plan an event with all sorts
of activities and invite others from all around
to come visit. 
This is sure to be a lot of fun... 
We encourage you to take them up on this invite!
http://www.discoverdownsvillewi.com/discover.html

This year the Farm will be participating by 
grilling trout sandwiches (maybe more) with the
Creamery Restaurant & Inn... The Creamery was
the Farms first restaurant account, way back when,
and we continue to work together on many projects 
& community events.
http://www.creameryrestaurant-inn.com/

August 1,8,15 & 22 (Fridays) 6-8:00 PM
August 17 (Sunday) 3-6:00 PM

Rody Bellville - bluegrass, classic country and a bit of yodeling.

July 4th, Friday-
Bullfrogs 9th Annual Community Old Fashion Potluck &
Smokin Good Fireworks Extravaganza...

Potluck starts at 7:00 PM- Fireworks at dusk!

Feel free to come a little early!

This is a Community & Farm sponsored event ...

2003 contributors were-
* Dennis & Cheryl Weber of Weber Trucking
* Vicki Radmann
* Barbra Sedgwick
* Gary Hipple
* Creamery Restaurant & Inn
* Jennifer Hayes of JH Business Books & Accounting
* Richard Thomas
* The Bullfrog Fish Farm
* Steve Smith of Lost Yankee Enterprises

* Kathy Empie & David too
* Marcus Cutting

Rody tells me his friend Cal

June 27,Friday 2003
The 4th Annual Artist Tour of Dunn County
June 27, 28 & 29th
Check this out
   http://giedesign.com/artisttour/index.html
As one of the Artist Tours sponsors & friend of...
The Bullfrog Fish Farm is
extending this "Dunn County Welcome"

by offering itself up as its common destination to come eat, socialize and enjoy more of our countys color & pride in place, food & entertainment! 
Come on down Friday, June 27th to enjoy a Hobo Chefin shorelunch and some damn fine flat pickin by guitarist singer Rody Bellville- bluegrass, classic country and a bit of yodeling.

Fish Farm tours will also be available... 

*Update-

will be accompanying him this day!

Cal is one of the 2nd generation of great dobro players. His notoriety reaches back into the 70s and out of his musical endeavors with folks such as Josh Graves, the Sorry Muthus (a great blues band of yester year) Leo Kottke and the Garrison Show

This Rody and Cal combination will definitely be a great musical opportunity and source of enjoyment at this Dunn County gathering!!

May 25, Sunday- 2003
Doc Mongoose creator of "Turn the Mongoose Loose"
will be stoppin on by for a couple hours this day-
4:00 til... A Folksie Old-Timer Bluegrass... Reality Based
Music. Search his name at www.cdbaby.com He may bring
a friend or two- Hell be giving me a call on this and I
let you know whats up- right here!.
Update- ya ya, Doc will be promotin his newest CD-
the "Pirates Boody"...something a little different for him!
David met this guy at a local tavern... so he gave me a call...

May 26, MONDAY- Memorial Day
We will be open 11-7:00 & doin Hobo Chefin 1-6:00...

May 11, 2003 Sunday- Mother Fishers Day !
ATTENTION !!!- MAY 11th Note-11:30 AM
Happy Mothers Day!
CANCELLED- to be rescheduled-
Rains & Floods !!

Our First Hobo Chefin Sunday of this season.
Jeff White and maybe a friend or 2 will be
playing this afternoon 3:30- 6:30.


March 22-May 10...  2003 "Bring on the Spring!"
This is our early more casual season... Come on down!
Once again the smoke from our fire pits are whisking
through the spring time air... the birds and the buds
make for great hang time... For a little added excitement
we have tagged a few pond fish with cosmic symbols that
may bring you a farm prize! Experience the magic and belly
laughs of fishin round the pond with friends and family.


2002 past HOOTS & HAPPENINGS-
Sunday, October 6, 2002
Cornbread Harris  Blues, Jazz, Ballads & Fun Song
Music, Fire, Shorelunch, fishin & Good Folks... Cornbread on stage
from 3:00 - 7:00  The afternoons featured HOOT! our own
James Colvin  Handblown Glass... Color, form and function
taking playing with fire to a new level.

Sunday, August 25, 2002
A Hobo Chefin Sunday Afternoon with
Walter Craft - Blues, Ballads and Bull...
Walter will be joining us on our new stage from 2- 6:00
MUSIC, STORIES, FISHIN, SHORELUNCH & GOOD FOLKS
FUN FOR ALL !!!
The farm is open for fishin  11- 7:00 
no license required...
HOBO CHEFIN/ Shorelunch 1-4:00
"the meal of low expectations & big surprises!"

Fresh Trout Sandwiches, Buffalo Brats, Sleazy Cheese Sandwiches,
Sweet Corn & Crayfish...

The Bullfrogs Family Beer and Beverage Garden will also be offering appetizers
& other snacks through out the day! - Smoked Trout Fillets, Spread & Crackers,
Bobbers & Ticklers... Buffalo Sticks & Strips... and more


DISCOVER DOWNSVILLE
August 17th 2002
Celebrating the Past & Present in a small town way...
ARTS, CRAFTS & FOOD
http://discoverdownsvillewi.com/
The farm will be doing its thing At the Dunn County Pottery location-
FRESH TROUT SANDWICHES. SWEETCORN &  EXOTIC CRAYFISH

Tunes & Trout
FRIDAY AUG 2, 2002  6:00- 11:00
At the Bullfrogs Beer & Beverage Garden!

Eatin High n Low Places with 
Down Home Music & Good Folks!
the Bullfrog Fish Farm is a good place to be...
eatmyfish.com    find us!
Featuring- *Jeff White and the Front Porch an edgy roots/rock
& country/folk sound. Mixing influences such as Daniel Lanois, Bob Dylan,
Leon Redbone, Hank Williams and even the Muppet Band- Good Times &
Down Home Music !
*The Fish Farm Crew & Friends will be doing what they have become
known for- Farm TOURS, HOBO CHEFIN & PONDSIDE HOSTING…     
hoots-
*Steve Bateman of Imaginenation Arts will have on display pieces from
his collection that will bend your mind and tickle your fancy…  I have known
Steve for some time now and never really understood what he did… until I was
 encouraged to attend one of his shows recently- "A very worthwhile time."
*Madame Lanita-Downsvilles very own Fortune Teller and long time
friend of the farm will be gettin down with the rest of us and be offering up her s
ervices This lovely and spirited lady assures us here at the fish farm that by
doing the right thing we will continue to be in good favor with the Cosmos

 

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