Music Lineup


Our music stage in the Kitsap Bank Crab Central Tent features fantastic FREE live music throughout the weekend – country, bluegrass, rock, jazz and folk – we have it all covered!

An exciting addition this year is the introduction of a second stage on the Port Angeles City Pier, right next to the outside food booths and Grab-A-Crab Derby.

Download Music Lineup:  2017 Music Lineup

2017 Music Lineup – MAIN STAGE

Date/Time Band
Friday, October 6  
12:00n – 1:00p Bread & Gravy
1:15p – 2:15p Lisa Ramsauer & The Oly Rain Project
2:30p – 3:30p Twisted Roots
3:45p – 4:45p Bryson Foster & The Denizens of Hope
5:00p – 6:15p Hippy and The Squids
6:30p – 7:45p Black Door Alley
8:00p – 10:00p Joy in Mudville
Saturday, October 7  
11:00a – 12:00n Wendy Bradbury Jazz Quintet
12:15p – 1:30p Neil Young the Tribute
1:45p – 3:00p Buck Ellard Band
3:15p – 4:30p The Crocs
4:45p- 6:00p Hot Damn!
6:15p – 7:45p Tanga
8:00p – 10:00p Fat Chance
Sunday, October 8  
11:00a – 12:00n Black Rock
12:15p – 1:15p U253
1:30p – 2:30p Locos Only
2:45p – 3:45p Black Diamond Junction
4:00p – 5:00p Caribe


2017 Music Lineup –  SMALL STAGE (on the pier)

Date/Time Performer / Band
Friday, October 6  
12:00n – 1:00p Jim Lind
1:15p – 2:15p Hippy & The Squids
2:30p – 3:30p Bread & Gravy
3:45p – 5:00p Lisa Ramsauer & the Oly Rain Project
Saturday, October 7  
11:00a – 12:00n The Secords
12:15p – 1:15p Jim Lind
1:30p – 2:30p Wendy Bradbury Jazz Quintet
2:45p – 3:45p Uncle Doug
4:00p – 5:30p Buck Ellard
Sunday, October 8  
11:00a – 12:00n The Secords
12:15p – 1:15p Bread & Gravy
1:30p – 2:45p Jim Lind
3:00p – 4:00p Kevin Magner


2017 Music Lineup – Gateway Pavilion

Sunday, October 8
9:00am – 10:30am 

Crab Revival, directed by Michael Rivers and featuring the Peninsula Men’s Gospel Singers (non-denominational musical service)






Black Diamond Junction

Black Door Alley (Eclectic rock) – A fusion of accomplished musicians, creating an eclectic rock sound.











Black Rock

Bread & Gravy (Jazz, Americana, rock & roll, bluegrass, blues, and a bit of soul) – 
Seamlessly weaving their way between genres, styles, and tempo, they pull their audience to them with an easy style and riveting vocals that alternately relaxes and excites the listener.








Bryson Foster & The Denizens of Hope

Buck Ellard Band (Country) – A mix of traditional country with a bit of a modern flair, classic rock, blues and originals.

Buck Ellard








The Fat Chance Band (Rock & roll covers and originals)- Playing a wide variety of rock & roll covers as well as their own originals for over three decades throughout the Olympic Peninsula. Members include John Christensen – Bass/Vocals,  Jeff Joaquin – Guitar/Mouth Harp/Vocals,  Joel Nilsen – Drums and other percussion, and Max Fernandes – Guitar/Mandolin/Vocals.









Hippy and The Squids

Hot Damn! (Rock/blues/jazz/country/funk/pop/disco)
A scalable band which can be a quiet soft jazz trio or a high energy nine piece retro-rock horn band playing hits from the ’60s through today.







Jim Lind

Joy in Mudville (Americana roots: bluegrass, folk, rock, country, blues, and funk) – Combining influences from old-time bluegrass, folk, rock, country, blues & funk.  Whether an original tune, a driving barn-burner, some funk rock or one of many Grateful Dead covers, the music is super-high-energy with tight harmonies, clever arrangements, and grooves that make you wanna bust out those dancin’ shoes.







Kevin Magner

Lisa Ramsauer & The Oly Rain Project

Locos Only (Roots in the blender: rock, blues, R&B, and country rock) – Offering a powerful, compelling, and memorable mix of eclectic rhythm and blues, and soulful, earthy rock, interspersing well-crafted originals with a genre-jumping variety of rock, blues, and country covers that will make you want to get up on your feet and move!








Neil Young the Tribute

Tanga (Jazz, rock, blues, and funk with a Latin twist) – Tanga brings a potent blend of jazz, rock, blues, funk, and Latin music, so expect powerful and sophisticated musical mastery! 

The Crocs (Improvisational/Indie/funk/Latin/reggae/folk/rock) – A band of old guys who play a wide variety of music…it’s all dance music, and covers: rock, funk, blues, reggae, folk, Latin grooves, and anything else we can come up with (including a few originals to keep it interesting). PERFORMANCE SPONSORED BY OLYMPIC MAILING SERVICES.








The Secords

Twisted Roots


Uncle Doug

Wendy Bradbury Jazz Quintet