Thursday, July 26
7:30 to 9 p.m. Pirates Over 40 — A Jimmy Buffett/tropical rock band.
Friday, July 27
6:15 to 10:15 p.m. Two bands will be rotating sets for four hours of continuous music: Mike & Joe, a cover band that plays alternative and modern rock from the ’90s until today, and Modern Day Romeos, a party band that provides a high energy show, playing a little bit of everything from motown classics, classic rock jams to popular music from the past decade.
Saturday, July 28
2 to 4 p.m. American English: A Beatles Tribute Band
5 to 7 p.m. 25 or 6 to 4—The Chicago Experience
8:15 to 10:15 p.m. The Lounge Puppets — A tribute to’80s hair bands
Sunday, July 29
The second annual regional battle of the bands will be held from 12:30 to 5 p.m. on the Founders' Day main stage and will include:
- Storm the Front (Buffalo Grove)
- Dead Authority (Cary)
- The Skelters (Crystal Lake)
- Arkane Daze (Elk Grove)
- Fargo (Geneva)
- White Shadow (South Barrington)
- Desolation Row (Sycamore)
For more information on this year's Founders' Days schedule of events, visit the Founders' Days website.