Join us for a fantastic day-long musical experience at the Outdoor Expo!
Join us for a fantastic day-long musical experience at the SouthArk Outdoor Expo! This year’s talented and entertaining bands will be the biggest ever. You will hear rhythm and blues, country, blues, rockabilly, and classic rock.
Be sure to follow these awesome bands on all of their social media outlets!
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. – Back Road Story (Main Stage)
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. - Kindersongs (Kids World)
1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. - Aces Wild Band (Main Stage)
Aces Wild Band
Aces Wild, a band you won’t forget, is a high-powered party band from the South. This top energy group wows audiences with their extraordinary vocals and musical talent. These guys rock their hearts out, jamming to everything from Johnny Cash to Bruno Mars, from ZZ Top to George Strait. You name it, they play it, rocking performances from coast-to-coast.
Experience, talent, phenomenal rhythms, percussion, and strong vocal leads make it easy for Aces Wild to deliver a show that makes any age group want to jump up and dance. They make magic happen on stage so audiences are always thrilled and inspired with their performance, making sure every event is unique. Band members are lead vocalist and guitar slinger Travis Caudell, El Dorado native Paul Baumgardner on drums, and Hernando, Mississippi's own "Joey McBride" on bass guitar.
Back Road Story
Back Road Story rocks audiences with their unique brand of classic country, modern country, and even some classic rock songs. This award-winning group is influenced by Carrie Underwood, Little Big Town, Lady Antebellum, Brad Paisley, and many others. Their sound is rocking with a guarantee of a good time!
Lead singer Chelsey Seboldt has been compared to Carrie Underwood countless times with her voice, tone, and singing style. The band’s live performances excite audiences as they break attendance records in their home state of Missouri and beyond. Each band member has a different taste for great music and brings an individual and unique element to the band. Back Road Story is rapidly becoming one of Missouri's favorite new country bands. They have hit the music scene with a bang and show no signs of slowing down in the music industry
2016 Springfield, MO Country Music Awards Female Vocalist of the Year Nominee
2016 Springfield, MO Country Music Awards Group of the Year Nominee
2017 Missouri 'Local Magazine' Best Overall Female Vocalist Nominee, Best Country Band Nominee, Best Drummer Nominee, Best Cover Band Nominee
Brian Kinder is a singer/songwriter who, along with his wife, Ms Terri, performs rollicking goodtime concerts for kids. Their music is fun and invites audience participation. For rollicking good time music for kids, there is none finer than Brian and Terri Kinder.
USA TODAY – “Great” says Lauren Ashburn of USA Today, “I listen to it even when the kids aren’t in the car.”
Library Association author, Rob Reid’s put their first CD “Brian Kinder A Kid Like You” on America’s short list of Must Have CDs for any children’s library.
School Library Journal – Our second CD, Special Days was a School Library Journal’s Audio Pick of the Week.
Children’s music critic, John Woods said, “I’m Cupid and I’ve got my sights on Brian and Terri Kinder’s “Joy to the World It’s Christmas” Twenty original Christmas songs! Now, that’s hard to do without tossing in a Jingle Bells here or there. And these songs are fun – even old Ebenezer Scrooge will be dancing in the aisles.”
You Tube – “Blinking Lights” is a 5 star You Tube hit with over 37,000 viewings.
“A” I Ate an Apple, nominated Best Children’s Song, Just Plain Folks, (world’s largest independent music organization).
The Kinders are back with another well-written and smartly produced batch of feel-good tunes filled with imagination and fun sing-a-longs for the little ones.” John Wood, Kidzmusic.com