Home•Grown Music Series

Schedule subject to change

Event Title

Time: 11:00am
Location: Paddock

Here’s a description of all of the crazy entertainment you’ll find at this taste of the fair!

Friday, June 11

Bob Wade

Time: 11:00am–3:00pm
Location: West Gate

San Diego guitarist/vocalist Bob Wade’s song list just doesn’t stop. From James Taylor to the Beatles, and just about everything in between. Appearing at local venues including Seaport Village and the Hotel Del, Bob–well, he is one of San Diego’s finest.

Bill Shreeve

Time: 4:00–8:00pm
Location: West Gate

Saxophonist/flutist extraordinaire, Bill Shreeve blends jazz and contemporary styles. A consummate professional, and a bit of local legend, Bill offers up jazzy music and great vibe!

Saturday, June 12

Bill Shreeve

Time: 11:00am–3:00pm
Location: West Gate

Saxophonist/flutist extraordinaire, Bill Shreeve blends jazz and contemporary styles. A consummate professional, and a bit of local legend, Bill offers up jazzy music and great vibe!

Tom Griesgraber

Time: 4:00–8:00pm
Location: West Gate

This very well may be the most unique instrument you will ever see, the Chapman Stick. Tom Griesgraber (on the Chapman Stick) has been a favorite at the Fair for years with his mesmerizing instrumental melodies.

Sunday, June 13

Bill Shreeve

Time: 11:00am–3:00pm
Location: West Gate

Saxophonist/flutist extraordinaire, Bill Shreeve blends jazz and contemporary styles. A consummate professional, and a bit of local legend, Bill offers up jazzy music and great vibe!

Clay Colton

Time: 4:00–8:00pm
Location: West Gate

Clay Colton is one of the hardest working musicians in Southern California. Working solo or with a full band, and playing everything from contemporary to pop, Clay never fails to both entertain and amaze. Oh, you’ll hear great vocals, too. Best to say that Clay is one of San Diego’s most popular performers!

Wednesday, June 16

Joe Rathburn

Time: 11:00am–3:00pm
Location: West Gate

A man of many pursuits: singer/songwriter, guitarist and master of cover songs, he’s hosted songwriter showcase Folkey Monkey since 2005, and has entertained baseball fans before every Padres home game since 2004 at the Tin Fish Gaslamp restaurant. If you haven’t already caught his act, you should.

Jason Weber

Time: 4:00–8:00pm
Location: West Gate

Jason Weber starts with verve and vibe and it can only be described musically as “Excellent!” Weber plays music that ranges from classic Coltrane to a host of current favorites – a sure-fire talent!

Thursday, June 17

Bob Wade

Time: 11:00am–3:00pm
Location: West Gate

San Diego guitarist/vocalist Bob Wade’s song list just doesn’t stop. From James Taylor to the Beatles, and just about everything in between. Appearing at local venues including Seaport Village and the Hotel Del, Bob–well, he is one of San Diego’s finest.

Ben Owens

Time: 4:00–8:00pm
Location: West Gate

Playing styles from Tommy Emmanuel to Chet Atkins, Ben Owens is one of the best pickers in Southern California. The finger style he plays with passion and confidence; you just don’t hear this played better.

Friday, June 18

Bill Shreeve

Time: 11:00am–3:00pm
Location: West Gate

Saxophonist/flutist extraordinaire, Bill Shreeve blends jazz and contemporary styles. A consummate professional, and a bit of local legend, Bill offers up jazzy music and great vibe!

Tom Griesgraber

Time: 4:00–8:00pm
Location: West Gate

This very well may be the most unique instrument you will ever see, the Chapman Stick. Tom Griesgraber (on the Chapman Stick) has been a favorite at the Fair for years with his mesmerizing instrumental melodies.

Saturday, June 19

Dano’s Island

Time: 11:00am–3:00pm
Location: West Gate

Take a trip to the tropics with Dan Lancelot as “Dano’s Island”. It’s an amazing set list with unexpected tunes played on the Steel Drum. From reggae to pop, Dano sets the mood for HomeGrown Fun! It just sounds like summer…on Dano’s Island!

Tom Griesgraber

Time: 4:00–8:00pm
Location: West Gate

This very well may be the most unique instrument you will ever see, the Chapman Stick. Tom Griesgraber (on the Chapman Stick) has been a favorite at the Fair for years with his mesmerizing instrumental melodies.

Sunday, June 20

Bill Shreeve

Time: 11:00am–3:00pm
Location: West Gate

Saxophonist/flutist extraordinaire, Bill Shreeve blends jazz and contemporary styles. A consummate professional, and a bit of local legend, Bill offers up jazzy music and great vibe!

Art Deco

Time: 4:00–8:00pm
Location: West Gate

Combining both sax and flute and an unsurpassed ability to interact with the audience, Art Deco is just a formidable one-man machine musically. Art Deco will surely put a smile on your face with his musical and comedic antics.

Wednesday, June 23

Jerry Gontang

Time: 11:00am–3:00pm
Location: West Gate

When you think of the beach, and want to hear music that matches, go no further than Jerry Gontang. From Jimmy Buffet to Beach Boys favorites, plus a collection of ocean originals, all tales told masterfully by this musical storyteller, “Jer” is a staple with San Diego Music scene!

DavyRockett

Time: 4:00–8:00pm
Location: West Gate

Guitar, vocal, looper, and all the toys that make DavyRockett sound like the contemporary artists of the day. Youthful and passionate about performance, Rockett has talent, charisma and style, making him one of the upcoming stars in San Diego music.

Thursday, June 24

Bob Wade

Time: 11:00am–3:00pm
Location: West Gate

San Diego guitarist/vocalist Bob Wade’s song list just doesn’t stop. From James Taylor to the Beatles, and just about everything in between. Appearing at local venues including Seaport Village and the Hotel Del, Bob–well, he is one of San Diego’s finest.

Ben Owens

Time: 4:00–8:00pm
Location: West Gate

Playing styles from Tommy Emmanuel to Chet Atkins, Ben Owens is one of the best pickers in Southern California. The finger style he plays with passion and confidence; you just don’t hear this played better.

Friday, June 25

Bob Wade

Time: 11:00am–3:00pm
Location: West Gate

San Diego guitarist/vocalist Bob Wade’s song list just doesn’t stop. From James Taylor to the Beatles, and just about everything in between. Appearing at local venues including Seaport Village and the Hotel Del, Bob–well, he is one of San Diego’s finest.

Tom Griesgraber

Time: 4:00–8:00pm
Location: West Gate

This very well may be the most unique instrument you will ever see, the Chapman Stick. Tom Griesgraber (on the Chapman Stick) has been a favorite at the Fair for years with his mesmerizing instrumental melodies.

Saturday, June 26

Nico Hueso

Time: 11:00am–3:00pm
Location: West Gate

From guitar, fiddle, mandolin, or seemingly what ever Nico decides to play, you’re amazed at Nico’s versatility as well as musicianship.  Comfortable from Bach to the Beatles, James Taylor to Sting.  Nico Hueso is a wonderful musician and performer!

Ben Owens

Time: 4:00–8:00pm
Location: West Gate

Playing styles from Tommy Emmanuel to Chet Atkins, Ben Owens is one of the best pickers in Southern California. The finger style he plays with passion and confidence; you just don’t hear this played better.

Sunday, June 27

Joe Rathburn

Time: 11:00am–3:00pm
Location: West Gate

A man of many pursuits: singer/songwriter, guitarist and master of cover songs, he’s hosted songwriter showcase Folkey Monkey since 2005, and has entertained baseball fans before every Padres home game since 2004 at the Tin Fish Gaslamp restaurant. If you haven’t already caught his act, you should.

Tom Griesgraber

Time: 4:00–8:00pm
Location: West Gate

This very well may be the most unique instrument you will ever see, the Chapman Stick. Tom Griesgraber (on the Chapman Stick) has been a favorite at the Fair for years with his mesmerizing instrumental melodies.

Wednesday, June 30

Nico Hueso

Time: 11:00am–3:00pm
Location: West Gate

From guitar, fiddle, mandolin, or seemingly what ever Nico decides to play, you’re amazed at Nico’s versatility as well as musicianship.  Comfortable from Bach to the Beatles, James Taylor to Sting.  Nico Hueso is a wonderful musician and performer!

Jerry Gontang

Time: 4:00–8:00pm
Location: West Gate

When you think of the beach, and want to hear music that matches, go no further than Jerry Gontang. From Jimmy Buffet to Beach Boys favorites, plus a collection of ocean originals, all tales told masterfully by this musical storyteller, “Jer” is a staple with San Diego Music scene!

Thursday, July 1

Jerry Gontang

Time: 11:00am–3:00pm
Location: West Gate

When you think of the beach, and want to hear music that matches, go no further than Jerry Gontang. From Jimmy Buffet to Beach Boys favorites, plus a collection of ocean originals, all tales told masterfully by this musical storyteller, “Jer” is a staple with San Diego Music scene!

Ben Owens

Time: 4:00–8:00pm
Location: West Gate

Playing styles from Tommy Emmanuel to Chet Atkins, Ben Owens is one of the best pickers in Southern California. The finger style he plays with passion and confidence; you just don’t hear this played better.

Friday, July 2

Bob Wade

Time: 11:00am–3:00pm
Location: West Gate

San Diego guitarist/vocalist Bob Wade’s song list just doesn’t stop. From James Taylor to the Beatles, and just about everything in between. Appearing at local venues including Seaport Village and the Hotel Del, Bob–well, he is one of San Diego’s finest.

DavyRockett

Time: 4:00–8:00pm
Location: West Gate

Guitar, vocal, looper, and all the toys that make DavyRockett sound like the contemporary artists of the day. Youthful and passionate about performance, Rockett has talent, charisma and style, making him one of the upcoming stars in San Diego music.

Saturday, July 3

DavyRockett

Time: 11:00am–3:00pm
Location: West Gate

Guitar, vocal, looper, and all the toys that make DavyRockett sound like the contemporary artists of the day. Youthful and passionate about performance, Rockett has talent, charisma and style, making him one of the upcoming stars in San Diego music.