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Mississippi Heat & Funky Mojo Daddy

  • Gabis Arboretum 450 West 100 North Valparaiso, IN, 46385 United States (map)

The Acorn Concert Series is back for 2018. On summer Saturdays, enjoy family-friendly evenings at Gabis Arboretum while listening to a variety of musical artists, sipping craft beer and savoring food from local vendors. Don't forget your lawn chair!

Gates open at 5:30 pm, Concerts start at 7:00 pm

Tickets: $15 in advance/$20 week of

Series ticket: $60 member/$70 non member

Mississippi Heat:
Led by harmonica master and songwriter Pierre Lacocque, Mississippi Heat is a world-class Chicago Blues Band. Their motto is “Traditional Blues with a Unique Sound” as they present fresh yet vintage-based musical ideas. Mississippi Heats’ name is a reflection of Pierre’s reverence for Mississippi’s blues culture and music. The band’s conviction is that there is no deeper music than Delta-inspired blues to express what lies in everyone’s soul. The band has made waves on the blues charts by regularly reaching the #1 spot on Living Blues Magazine’s radio charts.

Funky Mojo Daddy:
The members of MojoDaddy are all top-shelf musicians who have achieved considerable success with their respective groups. Throughout their careers, these guys have taken the message of Chicago blues and traveled the world to spread it with artists such as Buddy Guy, Carl Weathersby, the Kinsey Report and the Steepwater Band. These musician’s pride themselves on playing with heart and soul, creating an unstoppable energy. Their intense delivery of the music will have you up and dancing, while never letting you forget where our musical debt is owed.

Taltree Arboretum
219.462.0025

Earlier Event: September 21
Jon Weber & Stacy Sullivan, Jazz Tribute
Later Event: September 22
The Vintage Postcard Band