2017 Festival of the Vine

Main stage at the Flavor Fare
W. State & N. Fourth streets
Main Stage is presented by STC Capital Bank
Sound by R/J Recording & Sound

Presented By

Friday, September 8

6:00 - 7:30 pm – Geneva Jazz Ensemble
The Geneva Jazz Ensemble is an 18 piece jazz orchestra that celebrates the best of the big band tradition. Directed by Geneva native and saxophonist Chris Werve, the band performs music from all eras of jazz including early traditional jazz, Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Thad Jones, Buddy Rich, Gordon Goodwin, and many others. Though based out of Geneva, the group consists of musicians from Geneva, Batavia, Aurora, and other surrounding suburbs. Their high-energy performances have something for everyone and are always a hit with any crowd!

8:00 - 10:00 pm -The Moods
Award-winning recording and performing artists since 1995, The Moods are a singing group consisting of three guys dedicated to the fine art of harmony and choreography. Performing Motown, blues, pop, jazz, doo-wop and rock n’ roll – they are not to be missed
Friday entertainment co-sponsored by Valley Insurance Group and Plandscape, Inc.

Saturday, September 9

3:30 - 4:30 pm – The Thompson Duo
A musical journey from the 50s to today.

5:00 - 7:30 pm - Gregory Hyde
Gregory Hyde is a Chicago-based singer/songwriter who crafts inventive, intelligent, bombastic songs - often with a menacing edge. His tunes are riddled with nuances of slick pop hits, blues, classic rock, and a Southern sensibility that creeps in from his formative years living on the outskirts of Tulsa, Oklahoma

8:00 - 10:00 pm - Hiline Band
TheHiline delivers top entertainment with a can't miss combination of Motown, 70's and 80's dance hits.
Saturday entertainment co-sponsored by Gerald Subaru North Aurora and Plandscape, Inc.

Sunday, September 10

12:00 - 2:00 pm – The MacCartyns
The MacCartyns are a Geneva-based band performing harmony rock from the late 1960's. Featuring songs of great vocal groups such as the Grass Roots, Buckinghams, Turtles, and the Byrds. Harmonies and jangly guitars will remind you of songs you love.

2:30 - 4:30 pm - Drew Clausen
Drew Clausen is a singer and acoustic guitar player who specializes in new country and rock cover songs from top artists such as Dierks Bentley, Keith Urban, Brett Eldredge, The Eagles, Eric Church, Tim McGraw, Jake Owen and more.
Sunday entertainment co-sponsored by Kane County Chronicle and Plandscape, Inc.

Concerts on the Green
Third & James streets - Courthouse Lawn

Friday, September 8

12:00 - 2:00 pm - The Thompson Duo
A musical journey from the 50s to today.

Saturday, September 9 & Sunday, September 10

12:00 - 2:00 pm – Ken Slauf
For decades, Ken has delighted audiences with his own style of folk, blues, rock and jazz. Ken's warm voice and acoustic guitar create a unique space with great songs and a warm vibe.