2013 Launch Events

A variety of events will be taking place in downtown Waukesha for the launch of GuitarTown 2013!

● Preparations and painting of the murals by the Walldogs is scheduled to commence in late May and continue for several weeks.

● The Gibson Tour Bus is scheduled to arrive the first week of June.

● The completed artistically designed Gibson Les Paul guitars will be shared with the public during a series of events that will be held on June 6th & 7th.

The schedule of these events is listed below and may be updated as more dates and times become available.

 

Les Paul's TrioRusty Paul

Friday, June 07, 2013

2013 Public Art Unveiling and Launch of GuitarTown
The public unveiling of the guitars will take place on Friday, June 7th, 2013 starting at 5:00 p.m. at the 5 Points in downtown Waukesha.

The evening continues with the opening of 9 Freeman FridayNight Live stages Vic DeLorenzoDennis Coffeyat 6:00 p.m., followed by the musical headliners.
The Les Paul Trio, Rusty Paul, Dennis Coffey, drummer Vic DeLorenzo  and vocalist Kiko DeLorenzo will kick off the headline entertainment, and will be joined by Power Trio and The Ivorys.

 

The Ivorys

Thursday, June 06, 2013

2013 Gibson GuitarTown Gala
On Thursday evening, June 6th, 2013 a private Gala at the Rotunda in historic downtown Waukesha will showcase the completed Gibson Les Paul guitar artwork of 30 professional visual artists, as well as 10 guitars painted by talented middle school, high school, and two Carroll University students.

Musicians will perform during the private gala where all of the guitars will be on display for the first time.   The Les Paul Trio, Rusty Paul, Dennis Coffey, Vic DeLorenzo and Kiko DeLorenzo will be the featured musicians on Thursday evening.

Gibson Tour Bus

 

Tuesday, June 04, 2013

Gibson Tour Bus Arrives in Waukesha from Nashville, TN.

 

Thursday & Friday, May 30 & 31, 2013

Preparation of murals by the Walldog team.