Racket Fest 2020
Four generations of Fox Valley Rock n Rollers will converge in Oshkosh February 27-29 for an exceptional three days of live music at Water City Racket Fest 2020. Headquartered in the Hall of Racket at O'Marro's Public House, year three of the original music festival will showcase a carefully selected collection of current Midwest bands playing alongside many of the regions most influential groups of the last 40 years.
Headlining acts include: (Thursday) The Guilty Wanted and Horace Greene; (Friday) Something Phonic and The Lost Toothbrushes; and (Saturday) H. Chinaski and The French New Wave.
Additional performances will be happening earlier in the day Saturday, Feb. 29 at the Oshkosh Public Library and the Oshkosh Farmers Market at the Menominee Nation Arena, featuring stripped down interactive sessions from Racket Fest 2020 musicians.
Hall of Racket @ O'Marros: 2211 Oregon Street, Oshkosh.
Thu, Feb 27: (doors 7pm, music 7:30pm-midnight)
- The Guilty Wanted (reunion)
- Horace Greene (Oshkosh)
- Shoobie (Oshkosh)
- The Wisconsin Magic (Oshkosh)
Fri, Feb 28: (doors 5:30pm, music 6:15pm-1:30am)
- Something Phonic (reunion)
- Lost Toothbrushes (reunion)
- Hong (reunion)
- The Mighty Deerlick (Milwaukee)
- Dallas Orbiter (Minneapolis)
- Spy vs Spy (Oshkosh)
- The Present Age (Oshkosh)
Sat, Feb 29: (doors 2pm, music 3pm-2am)
- H. Chinaski (reunion)
- IfIHadAHiFi (Milwaukee)
- French New Wave (reunion)
- Bron Sage (Madison)
- Redshift Headlights (Oshkosh)
- Daydream Retrievers (Milwaukee)
- Babel Fish (reunion)
- The Catastrophe (reunion)
- Cave Paintings (Appleton)
- Cricket (Oshkosh)
- Redhawks (Appleton)
Sponsors include: O'Marro's Public House and Highholder Brewing Co, Carbon Rose Guitars, The Oshkosh Independent and Oshkosh Music, The Oshkosh Public Library, The Oshkosh Farmers Market, Offbeat Press, The Exclusive Company, Surfin' Bird Skate Shop, Code Zero Radio, Fusia Media, and the Oshkosh Convention & Visitor's Bureau.
VIP Tickets: VIP tickets provide supporters with the following:
-- T-Shirts: a limited-run, locally-printed T-Shirt featuring the Racket Fest 2020 logo on the front and the listing of Racket Fest 2020 bands on the back.
-- 2020 Racket Fest Compilation Album, featuring the original music of 2020 Racket Fest bands
-- 2020 Racket Fest Poster: VIP supporters will be provided an official print of the 2020 Racket Fest poster, designed by former Oshkosh rocker and professional designer Jason Hendricks
Single Day Tickets: Tickets will be available for single day sets at the the door:
-- Feb 27 (Thu): $5
-- Feb 28 (Fri): $10
-- Feb 29 (Sat): $10
Hall of Racket @ O'Marro's (View)
2211 Oregon Street
Oshkosh, WI 54902
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|