8 Seconds is one of the area’s most energetic and powerful country bands. The band consistently draws large crowds as they are known for their strong vocals, tight harmonies, and their unique musical style and sound. Performing since 2001, 8 Seconds has earned numerous opening spots for national recording artists such as Dierks Bentley, Blake Shelton, Jason Aldean, Randy Houser, Justin Moore, Eric Paslay, Billy Currington to name a few.
8 Seconds always delivers with a show that people want and expect to see and covers a good mix of both classic country songs and current top 40 country hits. People often say “you may not like country music, but you will love 8 Seconds!” Attend an 8 Seconds show, and it is immediately apparent that each of the band members loves music and enjoys playing in front of a crowd. It’s equally as obvious that the crowd loves being there to take it all in and dance the night away! 8 Seconds members include, Mike Flack on lead vocals, John Fokken on lead guitar/vocals, Eric Douglas on drums, Jimmy Lee on bass and vocals, Mike Clair on guitar and Jennifer Zoller on lead vocals.
5:30 - 7:30 PM Guest Bartenders
The Copperhead Creek Band is quickly becoming one of Southeastern Iowa's premiere acts. Formed in 2015, the band has grown beyond its Country music roots to include a diverse variety of Classic Rock and Top 40 Pop songs. The band offers something for everyone with its high-energy, fun, and rowdy stage show. Fronting the band is Jen Lisenbee. Jen's powerful voice is equally capable of delivering sweet melodies or raucous screams. Jen also brings a pop sensibility to the band which has allowed Copperhead Creek to broaden its musical diversity. The illustrious Ron Conkin handles lead guitar for the group. A true entertainer, Ron never misses an opportunity to tell a joke. Ron's big personality and hot country guitar licks have entertained audiences all over Iowa and beyond. Seth May is a consummate sideman, covering rhythm guitar, keyboards and vocals. Seth's ability to seamlessly transition between different musical styles and instruments is a testament to his deep musicality, and makes him invaluable to the band. Rounding out the rhythm section are Ben Soltau on bass guitar and Dustin Duwa on drums. Both are accomplished musicians with years of experience under their belts. Together they form the dynamic backbone of Copperhead Creek and propel the band with a mighty groove. Playing gigs all around the Iowa City / Cedar Rapids area, The Copperhead Creek Band has been building its reputation as a must-see live act, one audience at a time.
7:00 - 9:30 PM Guest Bartenders
Cedar Rapids Jaycees - Uptown Friday Nights 30th Anniversary Celebration
Uptown Friday Nights
Bring your entire company and help out a great cause and have a great time.
4 group slots available per night/event. Please provide a minimum of 10 bartenders.
As a thank you, we will insert your business logo on this page above until next year. (Please provide logo image).
If you would like to purchase a Local Guest Bartender slot please fill out a Google Form for Director Matt Overmann by clicking here.