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Peninsula’s Music on the Porches!

This years Music on the Porches will be held on September 27th. It is the sixth year of this village wide happening which celebrates music in the Valley!

Sampling of 2013′s Music on the Porches
2014 Event Information coming SOON! 

Merchants and residents alike welcome musicians to their porches to “make a joyful noise” and fill the valley with music of all genres throughout the day.
New for 2013 are workshops and an evening ticketed event at the G.A.R. Hall.


Schedule of Musicians 

Terry Lumber - Buddy Milhoan – Guitar
The Log Cabin Gallery -Billy Crowbeak-Native American Woodland Style Flutes
Heritage FarmsCaty Peterslige-Folk
Skip’s Peninsula JunctionJimmy Conroy – County

11am – 2 pm
Yellow Creek Trading Co. - Dalia Kutnick – Classical & Israeli Tunes on recorder

Bronson ChurchHazel Broughton – 1880′s Estey pump organ

Private residence on Locust Street – The Coyotes

Train Depot CVNP in Peninsula - Jon Mosey – Americana

Boston Township Hall- Johnny G!
This performance is proudly sponsored by Hale Farm and Village

BluEyeDog GalleryAmy Breedon
Log Cabin GalleryGreg Workman – funky, percussive guitar
Elements GalleryRed Brick Rhoades - original acoustic guitar, fiddle and voice
Peninsula Art Academy - Greg Canda Guitar
Heritage Farms - Lawson-Irish Music

2pm & 3pm
The Woodridge High School Band
will perform at DMT Motors

2pm – 4pm
Trail Mix PeninsulaDale Galgozy – guitar
Yellow Creek Trading Co. – Paul Baumgardner & Anthony Papaleo - folk and blues

2:15 – 3:15
Boston Township Hall - Syrup – Bluegrass jam band
This band is proudly sponsored by Burda Books

private residence 1754 Main Street – Brian Lamiell – kid friendly pop music

The Log Cabin GalleryJohn McGrail - Acoustic guitar & vocals
BluEyeDog GalleryGreg Workman
Elements GalleryHuman Cannonball (Ian Cotter) -original acoustic guitar
and voice
Ohio Hardwood Furniture- 1770 Main Street- Class Act

G.A.R. Hall - Boy=Girl/Hey Mavis (ticketed event)
To purchase tickets for the Boy=Girl/Hey Mavis concert at the G.A.R. Hall
please click here! 

For printable handout of Musician location and schedules, please click here!

Brandy Wine BarMajor Lee 

Boston Township Hall
Contra Dance with the Behind the Curtain String Band
Lessons 7-8pm
$7 admission

 With help from the Ohio Arts Council, The Peninsula Valley Foundation is offering FREE workshops throughout the day at both the G.A.R. Hall and The Bronson Church.

An Evening ticketed event featuring Boy=Girl and Hey Mavis is not to be missed!
Tickets for this show are 12 dollars in advance, 15 dollars the day of the show.
Visit for workshop and ticket information.

Music on the Porches Workshops

12:00 – 12:45 ~ Bill Lestock – Mandolin workshop – G.A.R. Hall
1:00 – 1:45 ~ Paul Kovac – Banjo – G.A.R Hall
2:15 – 3:00 ~ Jon Mosey- Piedmont Blues Guitar – Bronson Church
3:15 – 4:00 ~ Jen Maurer and Paul Kovac -
Singing harmonies workshop- G.A.R. Hall
4:15 – 5:00 ~ Laurie Michelle Caner and Brent Kirby – Songwriter’s workshop – Bronson Church

Petting Zoo
something for the kids to enjoy!

Join us on the patio of the Historic G.A.R. Hall for a whole new kind of Petting Zoo!
Get up close and touch some of your favorite instruments.
We will have a zoo keeper on site to explain the instruments and their care.

To Register for workshops, please click here

The Pierogi Lady will be at The Log Cabin Gallery 11-5
Terry Lumber will have FREE popcorn from 11-1
Stray Dog Cart will be at BluEyeDog Gallery
McCoy’s Custom Catering will be on the corner of 303 and Center Street
Scratch will be at Elements Gallery from 11-5
The Winking Lizard
Fisher’s Cafe & Pub
Woodridge Music Club at DMT Motors

Woodridge Middle School
Lock 29 overflow parking
Peninsula United Methodist Church (donation requested)
Terry Lumber (after 3pm)
G.A.R. Hall Parking (corner of 303 and Riverview)
Skip’s Peninsula Junction – behind Terry Lumber

11 am – 5 pm
Shuttle stops
Woodridge Intermediate School
Bronson Church
The G.A.R. Hall
Yellow Creek Trading Co.
Peninsula Art Academy/Train Depot
Skip’s Peninsula Junction
No Shuttle after 5pm

Woodridge Intermediate School
The G.A.R. Hall Parking Lot
The Peninsula Library  (after 5:30)
Yellow Creek Trading Company (after 5:30)


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