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Butterprint Farm Pumpkin Patch is pleased to provide area residents with exciting musical events. If you are looking for something different, check out one of our shows. Bring your family and friends to see a fabulous band or singer. Enjoy different musical genres on our great stage. Contact us for more information. We also offer unique school field trips and activities.
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Fiddlers Competition at the Butterprint Farm
Will they fiddle or fuddle? Witness a very impressive fiddle music performance by talented artists of all ages. The competitions will be held on stage in the barn or on the porch of the Stassen Farmstead. Artists can compete under junior, intermediate, or senior categories. Ribbons are awarded for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th places in each category. All winners will be awarded monetary gift and farm honey. Awards will be given out after the competition. No registration fee for the competition!
Musician Rick Pickren
Rick is a direct descendant of Buffalo Bill Cody. He has played with musical greats such as Merle Haggard, Steve Earle, and B.J. Thomas. His program named "Gateway to the American West in Story & Song," is sponsored by the Illinois Humanities Council.
Musician Tony Scarimbolo
As per the adage "Old time string pickin," Tony can play the strings. He will be playing early American music. If you have a song in mind that you would like to hear, I'll bet Tony can play it.
The Sag Valley Boys
The Sag Valley Boys are regarded as Northern Illinois' best bluegrass band. "If you miss seeing this band, you ain't gonna be happy!" is what people usually say about this band.
Melissa Salee' and the Naperville Concert Dance Ensemble
Dancers from this ensemble will take you back to the yesteryears.
Jim from Jimmy's Chilies fame will be exhibiting seeds from his garden. He will also be providing taste samples.