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                  OCTOBER  HOOT ON THE ROOT 2014

The Fall COLORS are in full swing and bluffs are looking beautiful.
The Smokey River BBQ is gearing up for a fun filled weekend filled with good Food, Music and Art
Sunny all week but cooler temps in the 50's
Weekend looks great, weather reports have been wrong most of the summer leaving S.E. bluff country sunny and great.
lots of new products still arriving at the store - Games, Socks, Candy,Tea, coffee and  Really cute hats and gloves for fall all new

check out the link below for the Hoot on the Root music fest coming up next week.

Check out - HOOT ON THE ROOT  music fest - facebook for more info

This is a FREE Event - You must Tip the Bands playing
This is a Family event and no hard Alcohol or coolers are Allowed on the Premises
We recommend you bring a folding Chair to sit.   Wenonah Brewing company and Schells Brewing company are planning to set up beer tents......


Music Line up for HOOT ON THE ROOT
Local Musicians will be on hand all day occupying the stage and music will fill the air non stop with Local musicians in between all sets listed below..

We had a change in the line -up and Tom Scrhamm is now playing Friday the 10th at 3:00

Friday Oct 10th   -  Smokey River BBQ  opens at 4:00 p.m.  to 11:00 p.m.
5 to 7p.m. - Bob Bovee and Tim Foss
7 to 9p.m. - the Ditch Lillies
9 to 11p.m. - Eli Glor and band

Saturday Oct 11th -  Smokey River BBQ  opens at  11:00 a.m. till  11:00 p.m.
11a.m. to 1p.m. - DREW SOREM
1: to 3 - TOM SCHRAM
5 to 7p.m. - Raj and the Montage
7 to 9p.m. - The Betsies
9 to 10p.m.  Rich Show and Mark Romanosky
10 to 11p.m. - Geaux Geaux
Various Local Artist - DREW-RYAN- MICHAEL and many more thru out night

Sunday Oct 12th  - BBQ  opens at 11:00 a.m.  to 10:00 p.m.
3 to 4:30 p.m. - Crooked Willow
5 to 7 p.m. - The Hanson Bro's (Arm Band)
7 to 9 P.M. -   Paul Kaye - blues -http://paulkayeblues.com 
9 to 11P.M  -  To be Announced

Art demonstrations and Art for sale thru out the Weekend.
Stories and reproductions from Mark Kneeskern and hopefully some of his Music.
WE WILL be celebrating the life of this amazing Man.  please join us
Also including Steve Elliot wood carvings and Rebecca Solberg/Wendover angel wings  and Instant Poetry also Gotcha Rocks

These excellent businesses and folks are helping pay for this event
Please help support them all THANKS

• Landscape Artisans of Rochester • The Red Hotel • JunkMarket style /Get  Fresh • Manion Law Office  • Grandmas Inn • Oleary's B&B • Spud Boy Diner • Crown Trout Jewelers • Casa Verde B&B • Iron Horse Outfitters & Inn • Pedal Pushers Cafe  • Riverside Restaurant & Root River Outfitters   • Essence of Lanesboro • Gil B's   • Mrs B's Historic Inn • Kelly Printing • Belle Rive Inn • Hoff Funeral Home • Rushford Foods • Hal Cropp & Adrienne Sweeney • Brown Tire • Jim & Deb Rand • Another Time Ice Cream Parlor • Steve and Melanie Bacon  • Mark & Romi Wilhelm • Mike McGrath   • Theresa and Blake Coleman • Linda Hazel •  Janine Holter • Bruce & Kate Glor    • Lanesboro Tire & Service • Gudinuff Campsites • Green Gables Inn  • Beste Byen • David & Linda Tacke • Betsy Holbrook and Anonymous Groupies  • River Rat Outfitters • MARK KNEESKERN •••••••••••••••••••••••••
• Windy Mesa • Dona Conway • Julie & Kevin Meyer •  Lanesboro Pastry Shoppe  • Smokey River BBQ.

And More to come - IF INTERESTED PLEASE CONTACT - slantavenue@mac.com

Mark Eyeball Kneeskern

Hoot on the Root Artist and Collaborator

Rest in Peace You Amazing Gentle Man

New Sponsor T-shirt

with Poster Design on it and its in a small woman's cut hurry Limited Quantity
and only 

The new HOOT on the ROOT t-shirts are in -  Designed by Mark Eyeball Kneeskern - both designs on both colors All sizes

all Profits will go to Marks partner Shannon.

$18 each Will ship for $25 e-mail address to slantavenue@mac.com

Sponsor shirts will be available mid Sept

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