Con Brio

A living, evolving testament to the power of soul.
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Chubby Carrier & The Bayou Swamp Band

Ain’t no party like a Chubby party!
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Jonatha Brooke

singer | songwriter
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The Wizard of Oz

Young Performers Edition
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COWBOY POET ANDY NELSON

Cowboy Poetry
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DAN ROBERTS

WESTERN SINGER
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Welcome to riverbend live

Winston's free outdoor concert series and youth theater at Riverbend Park, Friday's 7-9pm.

JULY
3

Con Brio

Propelled by the young phenom Ziek McCarter – a charismatic, undeniably gifted showman – Con Brio’s sound draws a clear lineage from the dance-heavy funk legacies of legends like Sly & the Family Stone and James Brown, while keeping an eye on R&B trailblazers like D’Angelo and Prince and a focus firmly on the future.

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JULY
10

Chubby Carrier & The Bayou Swamp Band

Chubby Carrier and the Bayou Swamp Band have recorded ten CDs over the past 22 years of Chubby's professional career. His band has traveled all over the world, performing to audiences in all parts of the United States, including Alaska and Hawaii, Canada. North Africa and Europe. Chubby and the band travel 150-175 days a year, taking his act to big festivals such as the New Orleans Jazz Fest, the Chicago Blues Fest. Summerfest (Milwaukee), Memphis in May, and several festivals in Europe. Chubby has also done guest appearances on recordings for Tab Benoit, 6Was9, and Jimmy Thackery. Ann Wilson of the group Heart encourages Chubby to "continue the great sound that you have.

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JULY
17

Jonatha Brooke

Jonatha Brooke has written songs, made records and toured since her days in Boston with The Story, which released two albums, Grace in Gravity and The Angel in the House, on Elektra Records. In 1995, Jonatha released her first of two solo albums on MCA/Universal, Plumb, followed by Ten Cent Wings in 1997. In 1999 she started her own independent label, Bad Dog, and has since released six more albums. Her 2008 release, The Works, combined previously unheard, unpublished Woody Guthrie lyrics with her own music and arrangements. Recently, she's co-written songs with Katy Perry and The Courtyard Hounds for their current releases. Jonatha's also written for three Disney films, various television shows, and composed the theme song for Joss Whedon's Dollhouse.

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JULY
24

Riverbend Live! Youth Theater presents The Wizard of Oz

Join Dorothy and her dog, Toto, as she dreams of what lies over the rainbow. There she meets three unlikely friends: the Scarecrow, Tin Man, and Loin, and embarks on a captivating journey to meet the Wizard of Oz. Get ready for a magical journey where we discover the importance of friendship.

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JULY
25

Riverbend Live! Youth Theater presents The Wizard of Oz

Join Dorothy and her dog, Toto, as she dreams of what lies over the rainbow. There she meets three unlikely friends: the Scarecrow, Tin Man, and Loin, and embarks on a captivating journey to meet the Wizard of Oz. Get ready for a magical journey where we discover the importance of friendship.

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JULY
31

Cowboy Poet Andy Nelson

Andy Nelson is a cowboy poet and humorist and is the 2014 Western Music Association Male Poet of the Year. Dan Roberts, singer and songwriter with many awards and CDs under his belt, has penned numerous billboard chart songs including Garth Brooks "The Beaches of Cheyenne."

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JULY
31

WESTERN SINGER DAN ROBERTS

Dan Roberts, singer and songwriter with many awards and CDs under his belt, has penned numerous billboard chart songs including Garth Brooks "The Beaches of Cheyenne."

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Our Amazing Sponsors

Where would we be without the continued support of our sponsors year after year. Listed are our major sponsors for this years Riverbend live concert. They are the ones that have gone above and beyond to show thier support and we want to honor them.