Brad Cole & Friends w opener James Neary

Friday, Jun. 11 | 8:00pm ET (7:00pm CT)


Brad Cole will dominate the stage of The Acorn, with songs probing the highs and lows of the human condition, flecked with wit and soulful perception. Listeners coast on masterful licks of Bossa nova jazz and savor the strains of honest lyric-driven folk music, familiar and heartening, yet thought-provoking and illuminating. Consistent touring over the last eleven years has taken Cole to many great stages, where he has shared the stage with marquee performers. Now he brings his shimmering talent and wide-ranging experiences to our Acorn stage, for an evening which promises to be unforgettable.  

All COVID-19 safety requirements will be followed in accordance with Michigan state regulations.

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About the Artists:

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Touring consistently over the last 11 years has brought Cole to many great stages such as Lincoln Center, Wrigley Field, City Winery (Chicago, Boston, Nashville), including numerous festivals and tours of the UK and Ireland. Cole has shared the stage with many marquee performers such as: Ingrid Michaelson, Hothouse Flowers, and Dave Davies of the Kinks, just to name a few.

Learn more about Brad Cole.

The Acorn is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Your donations help us to continue to operate and offer wonderful programming to the community.

Location: The Acorn!
Starts 8:00pm, doors open 7:00pm

An Experience to Outlast Any Performance

No two Acorn performances are exactly the same.  Thoughtful curation brings a diverse mix of top talent to The Acorn, exposing audiences to both renowned and soon-to-be-discovered stars.

About The Acorn

The Acorn brings great known performers and amazing new ones to southwest Michigan.  Located in the historic featherbone factory, The Acorn’s friendly staff and volunteers, and an acoustically rich sound system combine for memorable experiences. We’re located in Three Oaks, Michigan …  just over an hour from downtown Chicago and 30 minutes from South Bend, IN.

The Acorn, a nonprofit organization, annually hosts a singer songwriter competition and a Spectacular Tournament of Playwrights. Our Open Mic nights showcase a variety of strong talent and our educational workshops include songwriting and master classes in performance.

The Acorn’s Mission

To offer a broad range of high-quality arts and education programming that nurtures cultural experience, participation and community engagement among residents and visitors of all ages and enhances the economic vitality of the region.

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