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Darla Beaux takes the stage at Chickenfest’s Opening Night Concert tonight (Thursday) circa 8 p.m.
Another June in Northeast Wisconsin means we’re in for another Chickenfest/KISS FM Summer Slam. The event kicks off tonight and runs through Saturday with over 10 national and local music acts taking the stage. Here’s the rundown:
THURSDAY: Chickenfest in Darboy (held at Darboy Community Park, N9334 Noe Road, Appleton) kicks off tonight with Chickenfest’s Opening Night Concert featuring “Rock Star Juggler” Mike Price, Baywood Park, Darla Beaux and Colby O’Donis. The concert kicks off at 7 p.m.
FRIDAY: Tomorrow night is Chickenfest’s ’80s night with Boxkar (6 p.m.), Sonic Circus (8 p.m.), “Rock Star Juggler” Mike Price (9:15 p.m.), Adam Whittington (9:30 p.m.), Sonic Circus (second performance at 10 p.m.).
SATURDAY: Saturday attracts Chickenfest’s biggest draw, mostly for the KISS FM Summer Slam concert beginning at 3:30 p.m. This year’s talent for the annual Darboy super-party includes Verona Grove, Eric Lives Here, Adam Whittington, Anoop Desai, MKTO, Jake Miller and Jessica Sanchez.
Fox Valley band Half Empty is the night’s capstone at 9 p.m.