Onstage Orange City 2014. All events, unless otherwise noted, are Wednesdays at 7:00pm in Orange City’s Windmill Park, with free admission.
May 28 Orange City’s Got Talent!
The ever-popular talent show. We want to experience YOUR talent! Sign up by May 12 at orangecityarts.net/octalent.
Sponsors: Orange City Area Health System & Quatro Composites™
June 4 SongBlast
What’s better than two dueling pianos? Two interactive dueling guitars and two “killer voices” delivering great songs from yesterday & today. youtube.com/watch?v=6j35sywokYo
Sponsors: Joe’s TV & Appliance and OC Sanitation
June 11 Watoto Children’s Choir
Original & vibrant music from Africa, with dance routines & life-transforming stories. Watoto is an advocate for the 50 million orphaned children of Africa. watoto.com/the-choir
Sponsor: Orange City Communications
June 18 Summer Suites
In backyard gardens instead of the park. Three lovely gardens, wonderful sweets, exceptional performers: cellist Hannah McGarvey, storyteller Jim Schaap & ventriloquist Lisa Laird. 6:30pm. Advance tickets necessary; purchase from Dove Bookstore or OC Arts Council.
Sponsor: Orange City Arts Council
June 25 Orange City Area Community Band
A favorite of young & old! Featuring Tom Forkenbrock of Chicago, former trumpeter in the U.S. Army Band & ’88 Olympics.
Sponsors: Diamond Vogel Paint & Van Engelenhoven Agency
July 2 Exit 113
From Des Moines, classic rock & roll with amazing vocals. “You’ll be blown away with their versatility… they do it all & do it well.” Wear your dancing shoes!
Sponsors: Northwestern Bank & Quatro Composites™
July 9 Orange City Area Community Band
Another great community band concert, under the direction of Carla Van Beek. Come early for the Orange City community appreciation meal.
Sponsors: CIVCO Medical Solutions & Fareway
July 16 Festival Latino
The fun begins at 5:00pm with activities: face painting, fingernail painting, a kid’s zone with a clown and a bouncy castle, mural painting, a piñata design contest, and more! Mexican food will be sold. A Latino musical group will perform at 7:00pm.
Sponsors: Staples, Center Fresh Eggs, ViBella Jewelry & CASA
July 23 Chris O’Leary
Revival’s pet costume contest, followed by Chris O’Leary’s 6-piece blues band from New York. 2011 Memphis “Blues Music Award”.
Sponsor: Revival Animal Health
July 30 Orange City Area Community Band
Some of the area’s top musicians: final concert of 2014. Guest conductor is Dan Mangold.
Sponsors: City of Orange City & Orange City Arts Council
August 6 SchoolHouse Company
Our outstanding local theatre troupe presents You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown!
Sponsors: Pizza Ranch Restaurant & Onstage OC contributors
August 13 Monroe Crossing
“A unique sound that truly is bluegrass.” Carnegie Hall in June; OC in August! Early eve: food & motorcycle show. Dusk: OC Rec’s family film. monroecrossing.com
Sponsors: Quatro Composites™ and Community Bank of Alton & Orange City
August 20 Tuey Wilson
Comic stunt juggler. Family entertainment with a touch of danger! Come early for the family safety fair, 3:30-6:30pm. firstname.lastname@example.org
Sponsors: Diamond Vogel Paint & Four-Way Roofing of Alton
August 27 Amy Noelck
Songs of love, faith, heartbreak & hope. Concert at Northwestern College Green, not Windmill Park. Rain location: NWC Chapel. amynoelck.com
Sponsors: Iowa State Bank & Quatro Composites™
Onstage Orange City 2014.
Bring lawn chairs or blankets; refreshments will be available for purchase. Rain location: Unity Christian Knight Center or TBA. For rain info, check orangecityarts.net, Facebook or local radio. More info: Orange City Arts Council at 712.707.6514 or ocArts@orangecityiowa.com. Schedule is subject to change.
Contributors: Ag Partners, LLC; Carlos & Amanda Bahena; Big Brothers, Big Sisters; Bird House Rentals; The Bike Store; Boonstra Kirby Co.; Daryl Bosma; Casualty Insurance; Culligan of Sioux County; D & L Plumbing & Heating; De Zoete Winkel; Don’s Food Center; Art & Doris De Hoogh; Dutch Mill Corporation; David L. Gohman, OD; Hands Around the World; Headquarters for Hair; Joiner & Zwart Dentistry; Al & Carol Kramer; Motor Inn of Orange City, LLC; Natural Food Holdings; Neal Chase Lumber Co.; Northwestern College; Oolman Funeral Homes; Orange City Chiropractic; Orange City Dentistry, Inc.; Premier Communications; Rensink, Pluim & Vogel, Attorneys at Law; Siouxland Travel & Tours; Sioux Preme Egg; Stange Chiropractic Clinic; Weber Law Office; Western Dairy Association; Jan Wilbeck; Woudstra Meat Market, Amy & Dustin Vanden Hull.