They are back! Orlando’s premier ’50s & ’60s tribute band playing the hits of Buddy, Hank, Roy, Elvis & many, many more. Not just your average cover band, this group is a true time machine taking you back to the early days of rock ‘n roll, pop and country delivering all of your classic favorites with a passion, energy and authenticity that brings new life to the familiar sounds of the era. Come early and wear your dancing shoes!
November 11 - Main Event
Come Back Alice is a genre-defying high-energy Rock N Roll band from St. Petersburg, FL.
“Formed in 2012, Come Back Alice has a patently-unique sound that they’ve dubbed Southern Gypsy Funk, a blend of rock, soul, gypsy jazz and funk music, the flavors of which complement each other like ingredients in a fine New Orleans gumbo. With improvisational influences and a love of bands known for killer live performances—including The Band, Dave Matthews, Tom Petty, and The Allman Brothers
Band—even the biggest Come Back Alice fans don’t know what to expect from show to show from a band that has never repeated a set list.” – Dennis Maley, The Bradenton Times
Fronted by multi-instrumentalist (and newly-weds) Tony Tyler and Dani Jaye, the connection witnessed onstage is impalpable. Switching between slide guitar, B3 organ, Violin, and keys, these two have a knack for captivating audiences with an electric stage presence one would come to expect from a truly organic Rock N Roll show.
The Jonnie Morgan Band (Alternative/Rock/Jam) has entertained audiences from the NCAA SEC Opening Day Fan Fare in Nashville to the ACUI World Wide Conference. Along with playing music festivals throughout the South, including SunFest, JMB has also had the honor to headline the Florida Music Festival three times and have shared the stage with numerous national acts including Tim Reynolds from Dave Matthews Band, Less Than Jake, Cheap Trick, Zach Deputy, Relient K and Sammy Hagar. In April 2017, Jonnie Morgan was awarded JBL Professionals #1 Singer-Songwriter in the nation by legendary producer Quincy Jones and hit songwriter Andrew McMahon.
Thomas Wynn & The Believers is a combination of blistering rock and southern soul, this fiery ensemble has been playing the Orlando, Florida original music circuit for the last three years and have quickly garnered local celebrity status. Hailing from a musical family, the band is heavily influenced by Thomas and Olivia’s father, Tom Wynn, who was the drummer for Cowboy. Throughout the 70’s, Cowboy toured with the Allman Brothers Band, and released four albums on the legendary Capricorn Records. Thomas’ spirit-moving vocals are uniquely supported by sister Olivia Wynn’s engaging and captivating voice and presence.
Known for their powerful live performances. They have delighted audiences of all sizes, including performing at music festivals such as Bear Creek, Orlando Calling, Magnolia Fest, Blackwater Music Festival, BamaJam, Tropical Heatwave, Antiwarpt, Pojo Music Fest and Florida Music Festival. The group has also shared the stage with national acts Gov’t Mule, Blackberry Smoke, The Dirty Guv’nahs, The Blind Boys of Alabama, Drivin’ N’ Cryin’, Leon Russell, Drive-By Truckers, Donna the Buffalo, Leftover Salmon, JJ Grey & Mofro, Medeski, Martin & Wood, Honey Island Swamp Band, Cross Canadian Ragwee, The Lee Boys, Charlie Daniels and many more.
The Sh-Booms are a 6-piece Soul, Garage and Rock & Roll band from Orlando, FL that have been heralded as The Orlando Weekly’s “Best Soul Act” 4-years running — Led by charismatic and ultra-soulful Staten Island-bred front-woman, Brenda Radney — who has lent her vocal talents to albums from Justin Timberlake (20/20 Experience, Pt. 2 — while signed to his Tennman label) and …And You Will Know Us By The Trail of Dead (2009’s ‘The Century of Self’) and Bassist/Songwriter/Band Leader, Al Ruiz.
The band’s debut EP with the Supreme Queen “Mizz Bren,” the ‘Usage Fee EP’ was Produced , Recorded and Mixed by Grammy nominee Alan Armitage and Mastered by Brian Lucey (The Black Keys, Arctic Monkeys).
The Sh-Booms have road-dogged over 400 dates since their inception supporting Lee Fields, The B-52’s, St. Paul & The Broken Bones, Jessica Hernandez and The Deltas, Gringo Star, KRS-One, KOLARS, Jacuzzi Boys, Sebadoh, The Roots + more than 15 Festival Dates.
The Sh-Booms’ Debut LP will be released January 26th, 2018 was recorded directly to tape by The Woolly Bushmen’s Simon Palombi and The Sh-Booms.
With the kazoo-wielding songstress Beebs as their fearless leader, BaHMM is taking audiences by surprise with their high-energy performances and unapologetically unserious video content. They are a refreshing blend of psychedelic ska, sassy funk and soul. At the live show you will find yourself spontaneously joining into their contagious energy and hyped-up dance party!
BaHMM were personally discovered by legendary promoter Kevin Lyman and asked to join the Vans Warped Tour in 2013. As they performed all 50+ days of the summer, Beebs and Her Money Makers were filmed for the 2nd Season of Warped Roadies on the FUSE Network. After Warped, BaHMM toured with ska/punk legends Reel Big Fish and Goldfinger on the “Don’t Stop Skankin Tour”. They then joined Reel Big Fish on the road after Aaron Barrett produced BaHMM’s EP and their full length titled the “Wurst Album Ever”.
SWITCH is a favorite local band that plays the best party and dance rock of the 80’s, 90’s and today! Winter Garden will be throwin’ down an 80’s party at the end of the night! SWITCH will be playing your favorites letting the crowd sing and dance their heart out!
November 11 - Street Performers
Layla Brisbois is a young singer and songwriter that lives in West Orange, Florida. She has just released her first official music video, “Finally Me” and is Winter Garden’s favorite sweetheart! She plays her guitar and sings her anthems frequently at the Winter Garden Farmers Market and Crooked Can Brewery.
Mud Rooster is a central Florida-based blues band consisting of 3 of the area’s best musicians. Specializing in eras from Robert Johnson to Howlin’ Wolf to Stevie Ray Vaughn, Mud Rooster energizes venues wherever they perform.
1:00, 4:00, and 6:00pm
“The Little Drummer Boy” is presented by Pinocchio’s Marionette Theater.
Pinocchio’s Marionette Theatre is back in Winter Garden with an all-time classic.
During Winter Garden Music Fest, the troupe will offer Beauty and Beast with three showings at 1, 4 and 6 pm. This is a 45-minute show, which uses string puppets to depict this beautiful classic on a stage that resembles our own Garden Theatre.
The troupe will be performing at the Parking Garage Plaza performance area.
Called “One of the most unique theater troupes in the country” by Good Day Altanta, Phantasmagoria hails from right here in Central Florida! This critically acclaimed Victorian Circus Troupe will bring their “Phantasticaly Phantabulous Sideshow Extravaganza!” to Downtown Winter Garden featuring magic, sword swallowing, fire performance, juggling and more!