Thank you to everyone who has shown up to participate in our Zoom Video calls and for our two LIVE Social Events. It’s so nice to see some new and some old smiling faces.
Your MAPA Officers are straining their brains to bring you some enjoyable activities and great Trop-Rock music, all while keeping everyone safe and in your own comfort zones. Things are beginning to open up and we know your calendars will fill quickly. Be sure to add these MAPA events so you don’t miss out..
MAPA Hosted Events
Thursday, June 18 @7:00 PM – Mac McAnally: Live at Lala Land (Online Event).
Mac with Eric Darken in Mac’s home studio in Muscle Shoals. Go to: nugs.net or Mac’s Facebook page for more info. Mac has been touring with Jimmy Buffett as a Coral Reefer for more years than we can count. He’s also a Ten Time CMA Musician of the Year for his collaborations as a producer and songwriter...and one of the best guitar players and storytellers I’ve had the privilege to see live! https://www.facebook.com/events/672230110310043/
Saturday, June 20 @7:00 PM – MAPA Sunset Zoom.
Join us for our weekly social on Zoom Video. There could be some surprise special guests. Watch for the email with the link on Saturday. Grab a beach chair, your favorite cocktail and share some good cheer. FREE!
Saturday, June 27 @6:30 PM – Jimmy Buffett, Mac McAnally, Brad Paisley and host Bobby Bones.
Grand Ole Opry Live Stream Circle Sessions. The special Circle Session starts at 6:30pm, followed by the Opry Livestream at 7. You can watch the show live on Circle Television, Dish Network or Sling TV. Check local listings here: www.circleplus.com
Friday, July 17 @7:00 PM – Don Middlebrook LIVE, hosted by MAPA in Roadkill Keith’s backyard, West Allis.
Don has released a new CD, “Jump Start”. Check it out! www.donmiddlebrook.net This is BYOB: Bring your own chair, snacks, and beverages. $15 per person (pre-pay on our website) per person goes for Don’s travel expenses. Thank you, Roadkill, for providing your backyard!!!
Saturday, July 18 @6:30 PM to 10:00 PM – Don Middlebrook at Doc’s on the Fox Rooftop, Waterford, WI.
Encore performance by Don. $15 per person for reserved table seating (pre-pay on our website). Cash bar and limited food menu available. Thank you, Susan Kott for collaborating with Doc’s to host this great night!
Sunday Brunch, August 2 @ Noon to 3:00 PM – Sunny Jim House Concert in Jeff & Robbin’s backyard.
Sunny Jim will serenade us with his wonderful Trop-Rock award winning tunes. This will be a BYOB event, $15 per person (pre-pay on our website). This was originally scheduled as a “Tres Amigos” performance with Mark Mulligan, Kelly McGuire and Sunny Jim. Unfortunately, due to Covid circumstances, Mark & Kelly are unable to come. Thank you, Sunny Jim, for hitting the road to join us. And thank you to Jeff and Robbin for hosting.
Our “in-person” events are being planned as outdoor events as a precaution and we are following safety guidelines to keep our members and musicians safe. We are encouraging social distancing, masks are optional, hand sanitizers and disinfecting wipes will be made available. We will not be offering pot-luck shared food or shared beverages as a precaution. All events subject to change, if necessary. Addresses and directions will be provided prior to each occasion.
2020 Additional Events in the Works:
September TBD – Badger Game watching in one of our favorite bars October 17 - Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Charity Walk November 29 - Silent Auction Basket Making for Toys for Tots event December 12 - Annual Toys for Tots Holiday Luau Charity Event with the Boat Drunks!