2013 Waukesha GuitarTown Event Schedule

 

Thursday & Friday, May 30 & 31

  • Preparation for the Walldog team, wall prep, wall sketching at some sites.

 

Monday, June 3rd

  • Mural Painting starts on Springs Gallery 521 Wisconsin Avenue.
  • Gibson Bus Arrives from Nashville.

 

Tuesday, June 4th

  • Gibson Bus tours and visit to schools.
  • Gibson Bus at the Waukesha Public Library, 321 Wisconsin Avenue for tours 6-8 PM
  • Mural Painting Spring Gallery 521Wisconsin Avenue 9AM – 6PM

 

Wednesday, June 5th

  • Gibson Bus Tours and visit to schools.
  • Mural Painting:

Spring Gallery 521Wisconsin Avenue  9AM – 6PM
Bernie’s Taproom 351 W Main St. sketching 8-10PM
St. Joseph School Wall Martin Street  sketching 8-10PM
Ace Hardware 155 W Main St. sketching 8-10PM

 

Thursday, June 6th

  • Mural Painting:

Spring Gallery 521Wisconsin Avenue  9AM – 5PM
Bernie’s Taproom 351 W Main St.  9 AM-5PM
St. Joseph School Wall Martin Street  9 AM- 5PM
Ace Hardware 155 W Main St. sketching 9 AM-5PM

  • Gibson Bus

Mitchell Airport 11 am – 1pm pick musicians and Gibson people
Visit St. Joseph Middle School 2 – 3 pm
Rotunda at 4 – 9:30pm

  • Rotunda

4:30 – 5:30 VIP Reception
5:30 – 9:30 Gala
7:00 Program

The Les Paul Trio is Lou (Guitar), Johnny (Piano) and Gary (Upright Bass) . Vic DeLorenzo (Drums) and Kiko DeLorenzo (Vocals) and Dennis Coffey (Guitar).

 

Friday, June 7th

  • Mural Painting:

Spring Gallery 521Wisconsin Avenue  10AM – 9PM
Bernie’s Taproom 351 W Main St.  10AM – 9PM
St. Joseph School Wall Martin Street  10 AM- 9PM
Ace Hardware 155 W Main St.  10 AM- 9PM
Waukesha Monument Wall 384 W. Main St 1 – 9PM

  • Cemetery Tours unguided all day
  • Walking Tour of Guitars available
  • Stage Construction starting around Noon at 5 points
  • Unveiling of Guitars:
  • 10 foot guitars at the 5 points starting 5 PM.
  • Waukesha Freeman’s Friday Night Live 6 – 8 PM.
  • Main Stage:

Program starting at 8 PM

The main stage performance will feature the Les Paul Trio, Rusty Paul, Dennis Coffey, and Vic DeLorenzo, followed by the Ivorys from Chicago.

 

Saturday, June 8th

  • Mural Painting:

Spring Gallery 521Wisconsin Avenue  10 AM – 9 PM
Bernie’s Taproom 351 W Main St.  10 AM -9PM
St. Joseph School Wall Martin Street  10 AM – 9PM
Ace Hardware 155 W Main St. sketching 10 AM -9PM
Waukesha Monument Wall 384 W. Main St 9 AM – 9PM

 

  • Farmers’ Market:

Les Paul Trivia activities
Guitar artist activities at Family Stage 8AM – Noon

  • Gibson Bus downtown open for tours 1-4 PM
  • Walking Tours of Guitars and Murals
  • Cemetery Tours unguided all day
  • Waukesha County Museum Gala private unveiling of Les Paul Exhibit.

 

Sunday June 9th

  • Mural Painting:

Spring Gallery 521Wisconsin Avenue  10 AM – 5 PM
Bernie’s Taproom 351 W Main St.  10 AM -5 PM
St. Joseph School Wall Martin Street  10 AM- 5 PM
Ace Hardware 155 W Main St. sketching 10 AM -5 PM
Waukesha Monument Wall 384 W. Main St 9 AM  – 9PM

  • Walking Tours of Guitars and Murals
  • Waukesha County Museum:

Opening of Les Paul Exhibit 11AM – 5PM