Water City Racket Fest

WHAT:  Two day original rock n roll music festival
WHERE:  Algoma Club, 103 Algoma Blvd, downtown Oshkosh
WHEN:  Friday, February 23 and Saturday, February 24 (2018)
BANDS:  (bands announced weekly beginning throughout October, 2017)
FRIDAY (Feb 23, 2018): Auralai,TBA, Haunted Heads, DUSK
SATURDAY (Feb 24, 2018):AuralaiASUMAYA, RedHawks, Redshift Headlights, Traveling Suitcase
CRAFT BEER: We’re excited to present the craft beers of Oshkosh’s Fifth Ward Brewing Co



Private Salon Rock 2018 show.
(think you need an invite, email oshkoshindependent@gmail.com or talk to Dean)


Limited Band Sponsorship Opportunities  (2o18 sponsorships sold out) —

Manila Resto — Sponsoring ASUMAYA:  Experience what Filipino fine dining is all about. Entice your senses with the aroma of authentic marinades, the taste of rich sauces, savory meats, fresh sushi, and enjoy yourself at the innovative robata grill. The first of its kind in the Fox Valley, Manila is truly a melting pot of food and culture—a fusion of Filipino, Asian and American inspirations—bringing a fresh spin on exotic dishes. Located in Downtown Oshkosh, dine in a contemporary setting that feels sophisticated yet casual.

The Exclusive Company — Sponsoring Haunted Heads: The Exclusive Company is America’s oldest full-line independent record store, and has been a staple in the Oshkosh downtown since 1957.  Now located at 318 N Main, the store carries new and pre-owned music and movies along with pop-culture accessories, books, gifts and novelty items.  The Oshkosh store (Exclusive has 7 Wisco shops) also carries DJ equipment, car and home audio, and high definition televisions.

Rhapsodies Gourmet Frozen Custard – Sponsoring Redshift Headlights: Rhapsodies wants to provide you with more than just a great taste sensation. That is why they have incorporated another one of their passions: music. So the next time you stop in, don”t forget to request one or two of your favorite songs along with your order.

Westshore Acupuncture LLC – Sponsoring RedHawks: Westshore Acupuncture is an Integrative Health Center in downtown Oshkosh providing an experienced practitioner, warm atmosphere and effective care, and a belief that good medicine combines the best that Chinese and Western medicine has to offer. Their practice is rooted in the wisdom of Traditional Chinese Medicine but adapted to the needs of a modern world.

Heid Music – Sponsoring DUSK: From instruments to lessons and repairs, Heid Music is your all-things-musical resource. Music students and aspiring musicians have relied on us for nearly 70 years, and, in turn, we have given back to our communities through a continuing focus on music education. To learn more, visit our convenient Oshkosh location, or go to HeidMusic.com.


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