2022 Wausau Noon Optimist
Wisconsin Valley Fair Lineup
AUGUST 2 - 7, 2022

Brian West DJ

Tuesday Night 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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The Brian West Show LLC is a 30 year entertainment professional. A broadcasting background set the stage for the move as a full time entertainer. Mixing a combination of Magic, Game Show and DJ music Brian has entertained thousands from Reno to New York.

Brad Emanuel

Wednesday Night from 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Brad Emanuel is a Wisconsin musician/entertainer who has been performing in public for over 15 years. He's performed at everything from wedding ceremonies to country music festivals. With a repertoire of over 200 songs and growing, ranging in style from country to rock, and spanning over 5 decades, he's ready for your party or venue! And he's not just a solo act. He's played in duo, trios, and full bands. He can dress up for your formal party or wedding, or dress down for your backyard barbecue. Music Done Fun!

Still Reckless

Thursday Night 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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With the founding members of the former band “Raised Reckless”, Still Reckless was formed to bring back the beauty and sound of the timeless 90’s country tunes. Tyler Crum, Drew Hamel, and Will Roffers bring a wealth of 80’s and 90’s country music passion and playing experience and share a very common vision and goal: "Keep it relevant and share with those that love it like us.

SLAB

Friday Night 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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SLAB is based out of Wausau, WI playing top Rock and Pop hits from the 70s, 80s, 90s and today! Featuring a multi talented lineup of musicians with passion for their craft! The band is celebrating 26 years in 2021! They are running strong, and playing gigs all over Wisconsin. We’ll see you at the next show!

KT Country

Saturday Afternoon 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 
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Come watch this local band while waiting for your animal sale to begin.  We'll have great music, cold beer, and a variety of food for you. 

HYDE

Saturday Night 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Since 2008 HYDE has established itself as Central Wisconsin's Premier Classic Rock & Pop cover band. Playing shows all over the state from, the EAA to the Wisconsin State Fair, this multi-award winning band has founded it's success in a love of music, hard work, friendship and most of all having fun with YOU, the music lover & fan. Fronted by powerful female vocals, lights out guitar leads and backed up by a veteran rhythm section, HYDE will get you up and on your feet with your favorite hits from the 70's to today. This is one party you won't want to miss!

The Music Connection

Sunday Morning 
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Known as one of the most versatile bands in Wisconsin, the music performed by these entertainers is a variety of Polka, Waltzes, Big Band, Country and the ‘50’s. Add the four-part harmony, tight music arrangements, their vibrant personalities and great showmanship, make this band truly entertaining. We are pleased to offer two options to see a performance by this group.