Music Under the Stars

Music Under the Stars Summer ’18

 Free outdoor concerts sponsored by the Mark Twain Boyhood Home and Museum held every Thursday evening from 7 pm to 9 pm on Historic Hill Street right outside Mark Twain’s Boyhood Home.  Music Under the Stars celebrates it’s 12th season of great musicians, with food and beverages available for purchase from local not-for-profits and area businesses.  All concerts are  provided free to the public through the support of local and area businesses, individuals and through the Missouri Arts Council’s touring performer grants.  Music Under the Stars Summer ’18 welcomes fourteen bands to the stage this May 31, 2018 through August 30, 2018, so “Grab your friends, your favorite chair, and join us on Historic Hill Street forMusic Under the Stars!”

 

 


August 30, 2018

Steppin’ Back

We’re bringing back Steppin’ Back to Music Under the Stars for the final concert of the Summer 2018 season. Grab your friends, your favorite chair and join us on Historic Hill Street for our end of the Summer Concert with Steppin’ Back, Miller BBQ and the Main Street Wine Stoppe.  Thursday, August 30th from 7:00 – 9:00 pm outside Twain’s boyhood home.

Music Under the Stars Free summer concerts are provided by the Mark Twain Boyhood Home & Museum, the Missouri Arts Council, BASF Chemical Corporation, US Bank, Mina Brown, Colony Brands, Quincy Magazine, Luck, Humphreys & Associates, the Hannibal Dental Group and the Hannibal Convention and Visitors Bureau.

 

 


August 23, 2018

Soul Shaker

We’re bringing the soul, southern rock and blues of Soul Shaker to the stage.

Hannibal’s Business and Professional Women’s Association is serving pulled BBQ pork sandwiches with an assortment of chips and desserts.

An assortment of Missouri wines by Cave Hollow West Winery, soda, beer and water.

 


 

August 16, 2018

NOWAKE

 

NOWAKE is bringing their style of classic rock and originals to the stage.

Hannibal Firemen Local 1211 will be serving brats, hot dogs and chips.

Cave Hollow West Winery will have an assortment of their Missouri wines, beers, soda and water.

 

 


August 9, 2018

Fanfare

Fanfare plays all your favorites from Motown, Disco, Classic Rock, Pop, Jazz and more!

Hannibal Girl Scout Troop will be serving pulled pork sandwiches with chips and cookies and Cave Hollow West Winery has an assortment of beverages.


August 2, 2018

Abbey Road Warriors

St. Louis based Beatles tribute band.

Famous catfish sandwiches by the Knights of Columbus and Cave Hollow West Winery will have a variety of beverages


July 26, 2018

BigDeal 

Country Music and soft Rock

Drakes will be serving smoked pulled pork and Cave Hollow West Winery is back with all your favorite beverages

 


July 19, 2018

Catfish Willie Band

Southern Rock and Blues

Food provided by Dream Catchers and beverages by Cave Hollow West Winery


July 12, 2018

A Side of Country

Join us for an evening full of country music at Music Under the Stars with the band A Side of Country.  We’re filling Hill Street with the sounds, smells and taste of the west!  Miller BBQ will have their amazing BBQ and Cave Hollow West Winery will have all your favorite beverages.

 


July 5, 2018

Swampweed Cajun Dancehall Band

The Swampweed Cajun Dancehall Band gets you up out of your seat for some two-stepping, waltzing and promenading.

 

 


June 28, 2018

Jukebox Reloaded

 

We’re bringing the brass to Music Under the Stars on Thursday, June 28th with the band Jukebox Reloaded.  Playing a variety of rock, soul and blues from the 50’s through the 80’s, Jukebox Reloaded’s sound is unique and dynamic .

Hannibal’s Project Graduation will be on site with grilled pork burgers, chips and cookies and the Main Street Wine Stoppe will have a variety of beverages for sale.

 

 


June 14, 2018

Studebaker John and the Hawks

Music Under the Stars welcomes Chicago based Blues artist Studebaker John to the stage Thursday, June 14th! With 18 albums,  several originals hitting the Blues Top 50 charts and his songs featured in numerous television shows, commercials and movies, Studebaker John is traditional Chicago Blues but with his own personal flair.

“His raw amplified canonical work recalls past masters like Little Walter and Big Walter Horton, while his slide guitar style is descended from the styles of Elmore James and Hound Dog Taylor. On top of that Studebaker John is a powerful vocalist and talented songwriter…”
-Chicago Tribune

Come hungry because Sidekicks BBQ and Sweets will have some amazing BBQ available for purchase and the Main Street Wine Stoppe will be back with an assortment of soda, beer, wine and water.

 


May 31, 2018

Steppin’ Back

Playing your favorite hits from the 50’s to the 90’s

Food provided by the Hannibal Area Chamber of Commerce and beverages by the Main Street Wine Stoppe

 

 


Thursday June 7th

The Honky Tonk Revival Band

Honky Tonk Revival Band

Bust out your cowboy boots and join the Mark Twain Boyhood Home and Museum for an evening of country music at Music Under the Stars with the St. Louis based Honky Tonk Revival Band.  Playing a mix of traditional country tunes, the Honky Tonk Revival Band is sure to get your toes tapping.   The Country Estates Pool will be grilling up brats and burgers with your choice of chips and cookies and the Main Street Wine Stoppe will be back with all your favorite beverages.

 

 


Music Under the Stars Summer ’17

June

 

Steppin’ Back

(06/01/2017)

60’s/70’s/80’s Rock and Roll

Food provided by the Hannibal Chamber of Commerce and beverages provided by Main Street Wine Stoppe

 

 

Jukebox Reloaded

(06/08/2017)

Classic Rock, Soul, and Blues Brass

MaMa’s Old-Fashioned Chicken & Noodles will be serving pulled pork sandwiches, brownies and popcorn.

Beverages provided by the Main Street Wine Stoppe

 

 

James Armstrong

(06/15/2017)

Blues, Rock, and Acclaimed Guitarists

Food provided by Miller B-B-Q and beverages provided by Main Street Wine Stoppe

 

 

Cowboy Sweethearts

(06/22/2017)

Female Country Western

Food provided by the Early Bird Kiwanis and beverages provided by Main Street Wine Stoppe

 

 

Blend

(06/29/2017)

Acapella Do-Wop

Food Provided by MaMa’s Old-fashioned Chicken Noodles and More

Serving:  Pulled Pork Sandwiches, All Beef Bun-length Hot Dogs, Chips and Brownies

Beverages provided by Main Street Wine Stoppe

July

 

Bummer the Drummer & KC Street Band

(07/06/2017)

Rock, Soul, Rhythm, and Blues Horn Band

Food provided by the Hannibal High School Dance Team and beverages provided by Main Street Wine Stoppe

 

 

BigDeal

(07/13/2017)

Country

Food Provided by Hannibal High School’s Project Graduation

Beverages provided by Cave Hollow West Winery

 

Orchard Fire

(07/20/2017)

Southern Country Rock

Beverages provided by Cave Hollow West Winery

 

Abbey Road Warriors

(07/27/2017)

All Beatles

Beverages provided by Cave Hollow West Winery

 

August

 

 

Miss Jubilee

(08/03/2017)

Jazz, Swing, Rhythm, and Blues

Beverages provided by Cave Hollow West Winery

 

Moore, Wade, and McFarlane

(08/10/2017)

Originals, Covers, Country, Pop, and Acoustic

Food provided by the Hannibal High School FCCLA and beverages provided by Cave Hollow West Winery

 

Bottom Up Blues Gang

(08/17/2017)

Jazz, Folk, Blues, and Rock

Food provided by the Knights of Columbus and beverages provided by Cave Hollow West Winery

 

SoulShaker

(08/24/2017)

Soul, Funk, Rhythm, and Blues

Food provided by the Hannibal High School FCCLA and Main Street Wine Stoppe

 

Steppin’ Back Returns

(08/31/2017)

60’s/70’s/80’s Rock and Roll

Food provided by Miller B-B-Q and beverages provided by Main Street Wine Stoppe