THANK YOU to everyone who helped make 2017 a success. 2018 dates will be announced soon!

August 17, 18 & 19

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200+ Musicians. 11 Venues. 17 Stages.

AUGUST 17, 18 & 19

Paramount Center for the Arts

FRIDAY
6:30 pm | Guytano*
8 pm | Tonic Sol-fa*

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Veranda Lounge

THURSDAY
8 pm | Leon Laudenbach
9 pm | Anthony Perry
10 pm | Harbor Drive Hookup

FRIDAY
7 pm | Nathan Ness
8 pm | Alex and Joe from Coax
9 pm | John Larson
10 pm | Adam Hammer
11 pm | The Darners (Jazz Duo)

SATURDAY
5 pm | Juan Kuffner
6 pm | Jake Hagedorn
7 pm | Cathie English
8 pm | Ken and Gretchen Maron Vork
9 pm | Chris Laumb
10 pm | Teddybearskin
11 pm | Brady Perl

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Pickled Loon

THURSDAY
Open Mic Night

FRIDAY
8-10 pm | Crankshaft

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The Nest

(Upstairs Pickled Loon)

FRIDAY 
10 pm | Sunk In Phunk
11 pm | Trita
12 am | Junkyard Hooligans
1 am | Version Five

SATURDAY
10 pm | Dirty Mercury
11 pm | Omission Republic
12 am | High Five
1 am | Pabst Blue Rebellion

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7 West Taphouse

FRIDAY
7 pm | Brian Lynch
8 pm | Mark Pawlowski
9 pm | Tim Thole

SATURDAY
7 pm | Rob McCabe
8 pm | Pantown Project
9 pm | Felix Sinclair

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Pioneer Place

FRIDAY
7 pm | Stripes On Stripes
8 pm | Carrie Schneider
9 pm | Matt Latterell
10 pm | Maple & Beech
11 pm | Bubba Holly
12 am | Transcendental Strangers?

SATURDAY
6 pm | Random Road
7 pm | DB Curtis
8 pm | American Feedbag
9 pm | St. George’s Folly
10:30 pm | Lazy Scorsese

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Jules’ Bistro

FRIDAY
7-9 pm Janelle Kendall and Dan Witte

SATURDAY
12 pm | Two Tone Duo
1 pm | Jesse Erickson
2 pm | Lisa Deguiseppi
3 pm | Joe Eckman
4 pm | Scott Anderson
5 pm | Soapbox Sonata
6-8 pm | Harbor Drive Hookup
8-10 pm | Paul Imholte

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D.B. Searle’s First Floor

FRIDAY
6-8 pm | Brian Ott
8-10 pm | Hazzy and Jonas

SATURDAY
5 pm | Levi Henry
6 pm | Owen Ray
7 pm | Nathan Ness
8-10 pm | Marco Vendrame

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D.B. Searle’s Second Floor

FRIDAY
7 pm | Treading North
8 pm | Goodnight Roxy
9-11 pm | Monday Night Jazz
11 pm – 1 am | Beggar’s Dance

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Green Mill

FRIDAY
7-9 pm | Kelly Cordes

SATURDAY
7-10 pm | TBD

Red Carpet

THURSDAY
9 pm | Variety Show

FRIDAY
11 pm | Goodbye Lucy Grey
12 am | Chairman Chair and the Chairmen
1 am | Oh So Easy

SATURDAY
9 pm | Hanging From The Floor
10 pm | The Von Tramps
11 pm | Actual Screenshot
11:30 pm | Dead End Age
12 am | Creatures of Habit
1 am | Left In The Lurch

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Red Carpet Deck

FRIDAY
6 pm | Aksel Krafnick
7 pm | Indigo Sect
8 pm | Treedome
9 pm | King Kadabrah

SATURDAY
5 pm | Bad Luck Lonely
6 pm | Tony Ramone
7 pm | Pick it up Pete
8 pm | Second Gear
9 pm | Johnny Yuma

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Red Carpet Keller

FRIDAY
10 pm | Datara
11 pm | Manhatten Blockade
12 am | Echo of Silence
1 am | Solace in Murder

SATURDAY
10 pm | City House
10:15 pm | The Ones Known As
10:35 pm | J Skeyes
10:55 pm | Janey Neal
11:15 pm | L-dub and Robs
11:35 pm | Wreckless
11:55 pm | Coolie
12:15 pm | Cloud City Boyz
12:35 pm | Space C
12:55 pm | Skooby
1:15 pm | King Greedy

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White Horse

THURSDAY
8-10 pm | Moe Dell

FRIDAY
8 pm | Lisa Deguiseppi
9-11 pm | Whiskey Jeff

SATURDAY
1 pm | Shagawa Shorty
2 pm | Jacob Grippen
3 pm | Nato Coles

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Olde Brick House

FRIDAY
7-10 pm | Mill Creek Irish Band

SATURDAY
6 pm | Less Than 3
7 pm | Just A Peace Sign
8-10 pm | Vista Jazz

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Times and musicians are are subject to minor changes as we finalize plans for this event.

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What happens when conversations about a shared love for local artists, musicians and businesses start sounding like music to the ears?

The Central Minnesota Common Roots Festival.

This three-day showcase of grassroots talent, beautiful art and original music is intended to support the local venues, theaters, restaurants and businesses we love during the massive street construction of historic 5th Avenue in downtown Saint Cloud.

CORE VOLUNTEER TEAM
Dan Barth, Dan Brill, Adrienne Donnel, Casey Lundy, Mike May, Justin Michael, Chris Pitz, Meaghan Sabyan, Carrie Schneider, Carrie Zwack

Support downtown businesses and local musicians by purchasing limited-edition Common Roots buttons and apparel.

ENJOY THESE SPECIAL OFFERS NOW THROUGH AUGUST 19 WITH YOUR COMMEMORATIVE EVENT BUTTON!

BIG APPLE BAGEL | $1 Off Any Combo
BUMBLEDEE’S | 10% Off Purchases
CENTRAL PERK | 10% Off Purchases
COPPER PONY | 10% Off Purchases
CREAM CITY TATTOO | 10% Off Piercings & Apparel
D.B. SEARLES | $1 Off Tap Beers
FIDDLESTIX CHILDREN’S BOUTIQUE | 10% Off Your Purchase
GREEN MILL | $1 Off Tap Beers
HOUSE OF PIZZA | $3 Hamm’s Pints & $4 One-Topping Flatbreads
JET’S PIZZA | $10 Large Pizza
JULES’ BISTRO | $1 Off Wine, Bottled Beer & Espresso Drinks
LA PETITE BOUTIQUE | 25% Off One Non-Clearance Item
MANTRA SALON AND SPA | $20 Off Cut/Color Combo
MARISHKA’S SHOPPE | 10% Off Your Purchase
MEXICAN VILLAGE | $1 Off Mega Margaritas
MIND BODY & SPIRIT | 20% Off One Item
OLDE BRICK HOUSE | $1 Off Pints
PACIFIC WOK | Free Teriyaki Chicken Bowl With
Purchase of an Entree and Two Fountain Drinks
PADDY’S GAME SHOPPE | 10% Off Purchases
PICKLED LOON | $1 Off Tap Beers
QUARKS AMERICAN BENTO | $1 Off Bowls
REMEDY BEAUTY & BODY | 15% Off Services
REVOLVER STUDIOS | 50% Off Drop-In Classes ($6)
RUSH BOUTIQUE | $5 Off a Purchase of $20 or More
SAWATDEE | $1 Off Entrees
7 WEST TAPHOUSE | $1 Off Tap Beers
SPICE OF LIFE TEA SHOP | $1 Off Beverages
VERANDA | $1 Off Tap Beers and $6 Mojitos
WHITE HORSE | $1 Off Tap Beers

This event is made possible through the generous support of these sponsors.

Inti Chanthirath
Zachary Dorholt
Jessica Filiaggi
Jake Hagedorn
Zach Holker

Greg Knoll
Kelsey Kubiak
Justin Michael
Doug Millaway
Stephanie Netko
Anthony Perry

Meaghan Sabyan
Amanda Seelen & Stacy Bauer
Kristian Twombly
Freda Friedman Veljkovich
Brian & Donella Westphal

Special thanks to Tommy and Jeff Vee for their kind donation of gear.