Finley River Boys – Saturday 1-5 on the Main Stage

They are a four piece band consisting of Rhythm Guitar- Bill Crider, Upright Bass – Brad Reynolds, Fiddle – Brett Dudenhoeffer, and Banjo – Alan Johnston, and perform a variety of old time Bluegrass, Country and Gospel music.

The Finley River Boys have performed at Silver Dollar City’s Bluegrass and Barbecue Festival and a host of other festivals, churches and concert venues around the Ozarks.

You can find out more information and hear some of their music on their website:

Black Jack Row Saturday 1-5pm on the Monroe Street Stage

Black Jack Row is a band from mid Missouri fronted by a dynamic, soulful vocalist with an eccentric guitarist and very tight rhythm section. The band has been performing live since 2011, and has established a very strong following since then.

Follow them on Facebook or visit

The Retro Nerds Saturday at the Beer Garden

The RetroNerds are an 80s tribute band from St. Louis, MO. They perform the best hits of the 80s in perfect sync with the original music video on multiple displays while dressed as nerds! Multiple computers and ipads control all aspects of the sound, video, and lighting to turn this live performance into a show of musicianship, retro music, and FUN! Tape up your glasses and come watch four fun nerds put on a unique show experience!

Sonshine Road Saturday on the Gospel Stage

Sonshine Road is a husband/wife multi-award winning, Nashville Recording, Bluegrass Gospel Duo. Members of Mo-Kan Gospel Association, CGMA (Country Gospel Music Association), USAGEM (Nashville), ICGMA (Internation Country Gospel Music Association), H.A.B.O.T. (Heart of America Bluegrass and Ol-Tyme Music). Sonshine Road goes and shares their testimonies and music where God leads or opens a door for them to. It’s about touching hearts and saving souls…giving hope to those walking through valleys and enduring trials.

Check out their Facebook Page and find more at:

Fiddler’s Contest Saturday 1pm at the United Methodist Church

The fiddlers will be back at the 20198 Apple Festival with a competition at 1 p.m. Saturday, October 5 at the United Methodist Church in Versailles.  The contest is sponsored by the Marker Family. 

Visit the Fiddler’s Contest Page for more information.

For more information, call J.J. White at 573-789-0144.

Pure Drive Sunday on the Main Stage

Pure Drive is a rock cover band from Eldon, MO. We love performing for our audience, friends, & fans! It’s all about the great times and good music!!

Check out their Facebook Page and find more at Youtube

Plain & Simple Sunday on the Monroe Street Stage

We are an emerging Duo from Jefferson City MO. We offer an original sound & original songs derived from REAL life experience. Music written honest & openly about addiction, troubled times, relationships, & life both good & bad; often with a sense of humor. We pride ourselves on creating tunes our fans can relate to & more importantly FEEL. Looking for a sound different from what you hear in your car everyday? You’ve found us……..Plain & Simple

Check out their Facebook Page or visit their website.

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