Past Dates

Sunday, February 12th, 2017

Tunes Through the Genres - 2:00-4:00 pm
46 University Dr
Augusta, ME 04330
Price: $10 / students $5 / 12 & under free

Val & Tess will be performing on the stage at Jewett Hall at the University of Maine Augusta (sponsored by the Senior College of UMA). Throughout their performance, Val and Tess will be playing tunes from a variety of genres as they weave their magical harmonies into the music of The Beatles, Johnny Cash, Bette Midler, Bonnie Raitt and many others.  Listen carefully as they explain their inspirations for music and writing - taking you through their journey of singing through genres.

Tickets are $10, students $5, 12 & under free. Tickets are available at Pat’s Pizza in Augusta, Dave’s Appliance in Winthrop, and at the door.  Call 207-621-3551, or email umasc@maine.edu for more information or mail order tickets http://concertsatjewett.com/

This is a concert you won't want to miss!

Saturday, December 10th, 2016

The Gin Mill
Holiday Show - 7:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
300 Water Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
207-622-8899
Price: No Cover Charge

Saturday, November 12th, 2016

The Gin Mill
Smooth Tunes - 7:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
300 Water Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
207-622-8899
Price: No Cover Charge

Saturday, July 30th, 2016

5th Annual Originals Night on the Patio - 7:00-9:30 pm
192 Water St.
Hallowell, ME 04347
207-512-8433
Price: No Cover Charge

We are back for our annual, all originals night on the patio at Joyce's on Saturday, July 30, 7- 9:30! We are honored to have musical guests Vicki Kundishora on percussion and vocals, and Gary Caiani on bass, and Robby Coffin on electric guitar. This is going to be a blast! See you there!

Saturday, July 16th, 2016

84 Court Pizza & Restaurant
7:00-9:00 pm
84th Court
Auburn, Maine 04210
Price: No Cover Charge

Saturday, June 11th, 2016

84 Court Pizza & Restaurant
6:00-8:00 pm
84th Court
Auburn, Maine 04210
Price: No Cover Charge

Saturday, May 14th, 2016

84 Court Pizza & Restaurant
6:00-8:00 pm
84th Court
Auburn, Maine 04210
Price: No Cover Charge

Saturday, March 12th, 2016

Charlamagne's Bar & Lounge
Post Patty's Celebration - 7:00-10:00 pm
228 Water Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
Uni
Price: No Cover Charge

Saturday, March 5th, 2016

Private Wedding
Private Wedding - 4:00-8:00 pm
Buckfield, Maine
Price: Invitation Only

Saturday, February 27th, 2016

84 Court Pizza & Restaurant
84th Court Debut - 6:00-8:00 pm
84th Court
Auburn, Maine 04210
Price: No Cover Charge

Saturday, February 6th, 2016

The Gin Mill
Bring In Spring - 7:30-10:30 pm
300 Water Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
207-622-8899
Price: No Cover Charge

Saturday, January 30th, 2016

Brews & Views
Briews & Views Debut - 7:00-10:00 pm
Hallowell, Maine
Price: No Cover Charge

Saturday, December 12th, 2015

Charlamagne's Bar & Lounge
Holiday Celebrations - 7:00-10:00 pm
228 Water Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
Uni
Price: No Cover Charge

Saturday, November 21st, 2015

The Gin Mill
Thanksgiving Celebrations - 7:30-10:30 pm
300 Water Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
207-622-8899
Price: No Cover Charge

Saturday, November 14th, 2015

Charlamagne's Bar & Lounge
Thanksgiving Celebrations - 7:00-10:00 pm
228 Water Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
Uni
Price: No Cover Charge

Friday, September 25th, 2015

Beatle's History Class - 10:00 a.m. - Noon
46 University Dr
Augusta, ME 04330
Price: No Cover Charge

The Plaid Dragonflies join Mike Bell and his class for a workshop of song writing.  Val & Tess will share their experience in writing and their own personal music journey together in a comparison with The Beatles.  As a close, the class will write a song, which will be interpreted through music by The Plaid Dragonflies.

Saturday, September 19th, 2015

The Gin Mill
Fall Celebrations - 7:30-10:30 pm
300 Water Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
207-622-8899
Price: No Cover Charge

Saturday, September 12th, 2015

Charlamagne's Bar & Lounge
Fall Celebrations - 7:00-10:00 pm
228 Water Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
Uni
Price: No Cover Charge

Saturday, August 22nd, 2015

Annual Originals Night - 7:00-9:30 pm
192 Water St.
Hallowell, ME 04347
207-512-8433
Price: No Cover Charge

Val and Tess are back for our annual, all originals gig at Joyce's on Saturday, August 22, 7- 9:30! We are honored to have musical guests Trish Thompson on keyboards and vocals, Vicki Kundishora on percussion and vocals, and Jimmy McGirr on bass, vocals and trumpet. This is going to be a blast! See you there!

Saturday, August 8th, 2015

Charlamagne's Bar & Lounge
Summer Fun - 7:00-10:00 pm
228 Water Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
Uni
Price: No Cover Charge

Thursday, July 23rd, 2015

The Maine House
Whoop it Up! - 7:00-10:00 pm
Hallowell, Maine
Price: No Cover Charge

Saturday, June 13th, 2015

Charlamagne's Bar & Lounge
Summertime Celebrations - 7:00-10:00 pm
228 Water Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
Uni
Price: No Cover Charge

Friday, June 12th, 2015

The Gin Mill
Summer time Celebrations - 7:30-10:30 pm
300 Water Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
207-622-8899
Price: No Cover Charge

Saturday, May 30th, 2015

Charlamagne's Bar & Lounge
Memorial Celebrations - 7:00-10:00 pm
228 Water Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
Uni
Price: No Cover Charge

Thursday, May 7th, 2015

The Maine House
May Celebrations - 7:00-10:00 pm
Hallowell, Maine
Price: No Cover Charge

Saturday, April 11th, 2015

Charlamagne's Bar & Lounge
Charlamagne's - 7:00-10:00 pm
228 Water Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
Uni
Price: No Cover Charge

Saturday, April 4th, 2015

Captain Bly's Tavern
Buckfield Blast - 9:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m.
371 Turner Street
Buckfield, Maine 04220
Uni
207-336-2126
Price: No Cover Charge

Saturday, February 21st, 2015

Charlamagne's Bar & Lounge
Charlamagne's - 7:00-10:00 pm
228 Water Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
Uni
Price: No Cover Charge

Friday, February 20th, 2015

The Gin Mill
The Gin Mill - 7:30-10:30 pm
300 Water Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
207-622-8899
Price: No Cover Charge

Friday, December 5th, 2014

Charlamagne's Bar & Lounge
Charlamagne's - 7:00-10:00 pm
228 Water Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
Uni
Price: No Cover Charge

Saturday, November 1st, 2014

Captain Bly's Tavern
Buckfield Blast - 9:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m.
371 Turner Street
Buckfield, Maine 04220
Uni
207-336-2126
Price: No Cover Charge

Saturday, August 23rd, 2014

Annual Originals Night - 7:00-9:00
192 Water St.
Hallowell, ME 04347
207-512-8433
Price: No Cover Charge

Join us on the patio for this one time a year event - we will be playing all originals and some unrecorded tunes! Special guests include Josh Robbins, Trish Thompson, and Frank Albert.

Friday, July 25th, 2014

Charlamagne's Bar & Lounge
July Jam - 7:30-9:30
228 Water Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
Uni
Price: No Cover Charge

Join us for a fun night of tunes.  We love having audience participation, so if you play an instrument, don't hesitate to jump up with our duo.

Saturday, July 19th, 2014

Captain Bly's Tavern
Summer Celebration - 8:00-11:00
371 Turner Street
Buckfield, Maine 04220
Uni
207-336-2126
Price: No Cover Charge

Thursday, July 17th, 2014

Easy Street Lounge
Old Hallowell Day Kick Off - 9:00-12:30
7 Front Street / Water Street
Hallowell, Maine 04347
Price: No Cover Charge

Friday, July 11th, 2014

Hoxters
Summer Fest - 7:00-9:00
Hallowell, Me 04347
Price: No Cover Charge

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

Portland Maine Library
Pride Celebration and Networking Event - 5:00
Portland, Me
Price: No Cover Charge

Friday, May 30th, 2014

Charlamagne's Bar & Lounge
Celebrate Spring - 7:30-9:30
228 Water Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
Uni
Price: No Cover Charge

Saturday, December 21st, 2013

Skywalker's Bar & Grille
Holiday Celebrations - 9:00-12:30
Machias, Me
Price: No Cover Charge

Friday, September 20th, 2013

Hoxter's
Finish to a Great Summer - 7 pm - 10 pm
122 Water Street
Hallowell, Maine 04347
USA
Price: No Cover Charge

Join us for a lively evening of tunes and good food! 

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013

Graze Farm to Table at Pineland Farms
Eat! Drink! & Be Merry - 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
15 Farm View Drive
New Gloucester, Maine 04260
USA
207-761-6665
Price: See event website for Pineland Farms

Saturday, August 24th, 2013

3rd Annual Musical Deck Party - 7 pm - 9 pm
192 Water St.
Hallowell, ME 04347
207-512-8433
Price: No Cover Charge

Join the Plaid Dragonflies on Joyce's deck for a full event of original tunes - some old and some new but bound to be a hoot!  Great food, fantastic tunes, and atmosphere on the river - put your groovin' shoes on for this one!

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

Graze Farm to Table at Pineland Farms
Wild & Crazy Mushrooms - 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
15 Farm View Drive
New Gloucester, Maine 04260
USA
207-761-6665
Price: $80.00
An evening at graze includes a tour of the farm and an outdoor dinner with the farmers and chefs who partnered to create the freshest possible seasonal fare.

You’ll share food that was raised, planted, nurtured and harvested within minutes from where you dine. What we can't get on the farm, we’ll procure from the best local purveyors.

Music & wine paired with dinner, a sh...ort meet and greet with our complimentary "farm fresh" cocktails before dining and a four course family style dinner served al fresco or under or beautiful tent across from Pineland's incredible English Gardens. Three dinners will be served in The Gardens ( weather permitting).

Saturday, August 17th, 2013

The Kennebec Wharf
Let's Make Music Magic - 2:00-9:00 p.m.
136 Water Street
Hallowell, Maine 04347
USA
207-622-9290
Price: No Cover Charge

The Ian Parker Foundation will be hosting a tribute to their late president, Parrish Renaud. Starting at 2:00 music, food, and friends - The Shakes, The Plaid Dragonflies, School Street, and All Night Rascals play in honor of his name.

Thursday, July 18th, 2013

Easy Street Lounge
Old Hallowell Day Kick-off - 9:00 pm - 12:00 pm
7 Front Street / Water Street
Hallowell, Maine 04347
(207)622-3360
Price: No Cover Charge

Kick off your party weekend for Old Hallowell Days with The Plaid Dragonflies playing with their original band "The Over EZ Band". 

Saturday, July 13th, 2013

Higher Grounds
Jump Aroun' July - 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
119 Water St
Hallowell, ME 04347
(207) 621-1234
Price: No Cover Charge

Celebrate Tess's birthday and jump around this weekend gig!  It will surely be a party you can't miss. The Plaid Dragonflies are backed by other local musician, as they rock the night away.

Wednesday, July 10th, 2013

Graze Farm to Table at Pineland Farms
One Potato! Two Potato! - 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
15 Farm View Drive
New Gloucester, Maine 04260
Uni
207-761-6665
Price: $80.00
An evening at graze includes a tour of the farm and an outdoor dinner with the farmers and chefs who partnered to create the freshest possible seasonal fare.

You’ll share food that was raised, planted, nurtured and harvested within minutes from where you dine. What we can't get on the farm, we’ll procure from the best local purveyors.

While The Plaid Dragonflies play some tunes enjoy wine paired with dinner, a sh...ort meet and greet with our complimentary "farm fresh" cocktails before dining and a four course family style dinner served al fresco or under or beautiful tent across from Pineland's incredible English Gardens. Three dinners will be served in The Gardens ( weather permitting).

Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013

Hoxter's
Jump In July - 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
122 Water Street
Hallowell, Maine 04347
USA
Price: No Cover Charge

Jammin' it out at Hoxter's as we prepare for a great July 4th weekend!

Sunday, June 30th, 2013

Augusta Country Club
Private Anniversary Party - 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Augusta, Maine 04330
Price: Private

You too can book us for a private party!  Seeing booking section for contact information.

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

Graze Farm to Table at Pineland Farms
Strawberry Fields Forever - 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
15 Farm View Drive
New Gloucester, Maine 04260
Uni
207-761-6665
Price: $80.00
An evening at graze includes a tour of the farm and an outdoor dinner with the farmers and chefs who partnered to create the freshest possible seasonal fare.

You’ll share food that was raised, planted, nurtured and harvested within minutes from where you dine. What we can't get on the farm, we’ll procure from the best local purveyors.

There will be music by The Plaid Dragonflies, wine paired with dinner, a sh...ort meet and greet with our complimentary "farm fresh" cocktails before dining and a four course family style dinner served al fresco or under or beautiful tent across from Pineland's incredible English Gardens. Three dinners will be served in The Gardens ( weather permitting).

Friday, June 14th, 2013

Captain Bly's Tavern
June Bug Bash - 7:00 pm-10:00 pm
371 Turner Street
Buckfield, Maine 04220
Uni
207-336-2126
Price: No Cover Charge

In the heart of summer, The Plaid Dragonflies will get you moving to a summer beat. New tunes for all to enjoy.

Saturday, June 1st, 2013

Easy Street Lounge
Dueling Bands Ian Parker Foundation Fundraiser - 8:00 pm - 12:00 am
7 Front Street
Hallowell, Me 04347
Uni
207-622-3360
Price: Suggested Door Fee $5 Fundraiser

The Plaid Dragonflies duel it out with their favorite female band "The Over EZ's" against male band
The Cocktail Weenies".  $10 donation for your suggested song to be played by one band and then played even better by the other.  Great door prizes and raffles throughout the event.

Saturday, May 18th, 2013

Easy Street Lounge
May I Dance with You & The Over EZ Band - 9:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
7 Front Street / Water Street
Hallowell, Maine 04347
(207)622-3360
Price: No Cover Charge

The Plaid Dragonflies join their original band as The Over EZ band takes the stage at Easy Street Lounge once again.  A fun evening of female musicians singing the night away into May.  Let's Dance!

Saturday, May 4th, 2013

Captain Bly's Tavern
Cinco De Mayo Bayou - 7:00 pm-10:00 pm
371 Turner Street
Buckfield, Maine 04220
Uni
207-336-2126
Price: No Cover Charge

This evening will be The Plaid Dragonflies debut at Captain Bly's - come early, as the place will fill up quick as we all rock the night away!

Saturday, April 27th, 2013

Hoxter's
Bam a Lamba Spring Ding - 7:30 - 10:30 p.m.
122 Water Street
Hallowell, Maine 04347
USA
Price: No Cover Charge

Join The Plaid Dragonflies for their return to Hoxter's! Spring is in the air and everyone is ready for a fresh celebration!  New tunes, great food and fun!

Saturday, March 16th, 2013

Easy Street Lounge
St. Patty's Day Celebration - 9:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
7 Front Street / Water Street
Hallowell, Maine 04347
Price: No Cover Charge

Get out your green, learn some Irish tunes, and sing along with The Over EZ band - the original all-female band of The Plaid Dragonflies! 

Saturday, March 9th, 2013

Charlamagne's Bar & Lounge
Sunshine in the Winter! - 7:30-10:30 p.m.
228 Water Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
USA
Price: No Cover Charge

Wish away those winter blues with a night of music from The Plaid Dragonflies! 

Saturday, January 19th, 2013

Easy Street Lounge
Rockin' with the Over EZ Band - 9:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
7 Front Street / Water Street
Hallowell, Maine 04347
Price: No Cover Charge

Once again The Plaid Dragonflies join The Over EZ band for a night of rockin' the town!  Great atmosphere, fun game tables, and loads of hospitality! 

Saturday, January 12th, 2013

Higher Grounds
2013 Ring a Ding Ding - 8:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
119 Water St
Hallowell, ME 04347
(207) 621-1234
Price: No Cover Charge

Happy New Year from The Plaid Dragonflies with special guest musicians Josh Cichoski on Lead Guitar and Frank Albert on Drums.  Dance the night away with new cover tunes and familiar friends - great menu of lite bites and drinks.

Saturday, December 15th, 2012

Charlamagne's Bar & Lounge
Holiday Cheerios! - 7:30 - 10:30 p.m.
228 Water Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
USA
Price: No Cover Charge

Yes the holidays are here and time to party with The Plaid Dragonflies! Get out your stockings and candy canes, mistletoe and holly because this night will be flying with sleigh loads of fun! 

Saturday, December 8th, 2012

Higher Grounds
Holiday Cheers with the Over EZ Band - 9:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
119 Water St
Hallowell, ME 04347
(207) 621-1234
Price: No Cover Charge

Hear The Plaid Dragonflies rock the night with their local all female band The Over EZ's - one of the Dragonflies original bands, which calls out to a local following with popular tunes and high energy drive!  You won't want to miss a night with The Over EZ band during the holidays.

Saturday, November 10th, 2012

Easy Street Lounge
Early Gobbler Fun - 9:00 p.m. - 12:00 p.m.
7 Front Street / Water Street
Hallowell, Maine 04347
Price: No Cover Charge

Join the duo for an evening of early gobbler fun!  New tunes, gobbles, and a cornucopia of fun!

Saturday, October 27th, 2012

Easy Street Lounge
Zombie Crawl with The Over EZ Band - 9:00 p.m. - 12:00 p.m.
7 Front Street / Water Street
Hallowell, Maine 04347
Price: No Cover Charge

The Plaid Dragonflies join one of their original all females bands for an evening of goblins and ghosts!  Happy Halloween Party.

Friday, October 5th, 2012

Beaver Dam Camp
Annual Campfire Celebration - All weekend
Wells, Maine
Price: No Cover Charge for Inn Guests

The Plaid Dragonflies entertain the weekend with camp guests - sitting by the campfire, jamming with old friends, and ending the weekend with a Sunday evening performance. 

Saturday, September 22nd, 2012

Charlamagne's Bar & Lounge
Crown of Downtown - 7:30 - 10:30 p.m.
228 Water Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
Uni
Price: No Cover Charge

Join The Plaid Dragonflies for their downtown show "first time ever" at Charlamagne's, a.k.a.  The Crown of Downtown.  Make it an early night, grab a bite to eat, and enjoy the tunes.

Saturday, September 15th, 2012

Higher Grounds
The Plaid Dragonflies HG Debut - 9:00 p.m. - 12:00 p.m.
119 Water St
Hallowell, ME 04347
(207) 621-1234
Price: No Cover Charge

For their debut at Higher Grounds, The Plaid Dragonflies celebrate the Autumn season with a full band featuring Josh Cichowski/Lead Guitar from "The Whitefields", Scott Clough/Drums from "Tragic Cats", Val Bennett/Acoustic Guitar & Vocals, and Tess Zardus/Bass, Trumpet, Harmonica & Vocals.  This evening will be filled with fun new tunes for movin' and groovin' into the fall!

Saturday, August 25th, 2012

Deck Party All Originals Showcase - 7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
192 Water St.
Hallowell, ME 04347
207-512-8433
Price: No Cover Charge

Join The Plaid Dragonflies backed by local guest musicians for an groovin' night of fun original tunes!   Relax on the deck, crack open a beer, and toast to a fantastic night on the riverfront!  

Saturday, July 28th, 2012

NH Weekend House Concert Tour - Time of show TBA
240 Valley View Lane
Bethlehem, New Hampshire 03574
United States
603-869-3978
Price: No Cover Charge for Inn Guests

The Plaid Dragonflies will be featured at the Highlands Inn Women Concert Series for a weekend of house concert music. Settle in for the weekend and join us on the primary music night Saturday July 28th for an intimate setting of originals and covers. 

Saturday, July 7th, 2012

The Kennebec Wharf
T-Wing Birthday Celebration! - 9:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
132 Water Street
Hallowell, Maine 04347
United States
207-622-9290
Price: No Cover Charge

Come celebrate the T-Wing's (Tess) Birthday at The Kennebec Wharf!  The Plaid Dragonflies will be flitting around on stage with Seth Pillsbury on every kind of guitar you can imagine, Dick Poland on bass guitar, and Frank Albert banging on the drums - this is a party you won't forget!  

Friday, June 15th, 2012

Hoxter's Music & Sports Bar
Sizzlin' Summer Fun! - 7:30 - 10:30 p.m.
122 Water Street
Hallowell, Maine 04347
United States
207-623-5903
Price: No Cover Charge

Friday, April 27th, 2012

Hoxters Music & Sport Bar
May Dance - 7:30-10:30 p.m.
122 Water Street
Hallowell, Maine 04347
United States
207-623-5903
Price: No Cover Charge

Saturday, April 21st, 2012

Mad Dog Pub
Celebrate Spring! - 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
259 Water Street
Gardiner, Maine 04045
United States
207-203-2500
Price: No Cover Charge

Saturday, March 31st, 2012

The Gin Mill
Spring Fling - 7:30 - 10:30 p.m.
300 Water Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
207-622-8899
Price: No Cover Charge

Bring in the Spring like a lamb or like a lion but in the mighty jungle, the lion sleeps tonight and Augusta welcomes back The Plaid Dragonflies at The Gin Mill.  The acoustic duo will be singing covers and originals.  Join in on a fun night with great food, signature drinks, and dancing tunes. 

Tuesday, March 20th, 2012

Private Event
DEPA Event - 5:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m.
Portland, Maine 04106
United States

Saturday, March 17th, 2012

Easy Street Lounge
Sham Rock The Night Away - 8:30 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.
7 Front Street / Water Street
Hallowell, Maine 04347
United States
Price: No Cover Charge

The Plaid Dragonflies join together with their all girl band - The Over EZ's - for a night of green beer, shamrocks, and St. Patty's celebration. See you in green!

Friday, February 17th, 2012

Hoxter's Music & Sports Bar
More Dragonfly Fun! - 7:30 - 10:30 p.m.
122 Water Street
Hallowell, Maine 04347
United States
207-623-5903
Price: No Cover Charge

Join The Plaid Dragonflies for an early night of acoustic tunes, fantastic food, and delicious drinks.  See you there!

Friday, February 10th, 2012

Mad Dog Pub
Shake Off Those Winter Blues - 7:00 - 10:00 p.m.
259 Water Street
Gardiner, Maine 04345
United States
207-203-2500
Price: No Cover Charge

Cozy up for a warm night in this intimate setting with great food and cocktails!  Enjoy an evening of eclectic covers and originals by Val & Tess.

Saturday, January 21st, 2012

Silver Street Tavern
Acoustic Duo Delights Waterville - 8:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
2 Silver Street
Waterville, Maine 04901
United States
207-680-2163
Price: No Cover Charge

Join the Val & Tess Duo for an acoustic night of originals and soft covers.  Silver Street has a great menu of food and drinks to choose from - come enjoy some great food, fantastic tunes, and good friends at Silver Street Tavern!

Saturday, January 7th, 2012

Hoxter's Music & Sports Bar
Dragonfly Fun - 7:30-10:30 p.m.
122 Water Street
Hallowell, Maine 04347
United States
207-623-5903
Price: No Cover Charge

Treat yourself to an early night out on the historic river town!  The Plaid Dragonflies play for the first time at Hoxter's - Music, dinner and fun - what more can you ask for?

Friday, December 30th, 2011

The Kennebec Wharf
Dragonflie's New Year's Eve "Eve" Party 2011 - 9:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
1 Wharf Street
Hallowell, Maine 04347
United States
(207) 622-9290
Price: No Cover Charge

The Plaid Dragonflies debut at The Kennebec Wharf with Harley Smith on drums and Josh Robbins on Bass!  If you're planning something big on New Year's Eve, then start it off early by joining us on Friday at The Kennebec Wharf - Bring your tweeters, bring your party garb because the band will be celebrating the New Year early.  Don't forget your dancin' shoes for a night to remember!  See you on the dance floor.

Friday, December 23rd, 2011

The Gin Mill
Holiday Celebrations! - 7:30 - 10:30 p.m.
300 Water Street
Augusta, Maine 04330
United States
207-622-8899
Price: No Cover Charge

Augusta welcomes The Plaid Dragonflies for the first time at The Gin Mill in celebration of the holiday season.  The acoustic duo will be singing covers, originals, and holiday favorites.  Join in on a fun night with great food, signature drinks, and mistletoe to celebrate the season. 

Friday, December 16th, 2011

Private Holiday Party
Secret, Secret - I got a Secret!

You too could book us for your private event!  Simply reach us at our contact page information and we will coordinate the details together.  Happy Holidays.

Friday, December 2nd, 2011

Mad Dog Pub
December Acoustic Nite - 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
259 Water Street
Gardiner, Maine 04345
United States
207-203-2500
Price: No Cover Charge

Cozy up for a warm night in this intimate setting with great food and cocktails!  Enjoy an evening of eclectic covers and originals by Val & Tess.

Saturday, November 5th, 2011

Silver Street Tavern
The Plaid Dragonflies Waterville Debut - 8:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
2 Silver Street
Waterville, Maine 04901
United States
(207) 680-2163
Price: No Cover Charge

Join the Val & Tess Duo for an acoustic night of originals and soft covers.  Silver Street has a great menu of food and drinks to choose from - come enjoy our debut performance at Silver Street Tavern. 

Friday, October 28th, 2011

Easy Street Lounge
Pre-Halloween Costume Party - 9:00 p.m. - 12:00 p.m.
7 Front Street / Water Street
Hallowell, Maine 04347
United States
Price: No Cover Charge

The Plaid Dragonflies will be singing with The Over EZ Band for an evening of costumes and dancing.  Get your groove on tonight and party with us all night long!

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

The Children's Center
Kennebec Valley Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours - 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
1 Alden Avenue
Augusta, Maine 04330
United States
(207) 623-4559
Price: Chamber of Commerce Members Only

The Children's Center is pleased to welcome all KV Chamber members and guests to a fabulous Business After Hours and New Members Reception. The Children's Center will provide incredible hors d'oeuvres catered by the Ground Round Sports Grill and The Red Barn, along with their famous chili and chowder, finger foods and desserts. A cash bar featuring beer and wine is planned, along with facility tours, live music from The Plaid Dragonflies with awesome door prizes. All new member businesses and organizations that have joined the KV Chamber throughout the past year are also invited to attend this reception to be recognized. KVCC After Hours are where some of the best Chamber networking happens. Be sure to bring along your business cards to share with all your new friends and acquaintances. Please RSVP to the phone number listed. This event is sponsored by: Bangor Savings Bank

Saturday, October 15th, 2011

Center Theatre
On Stage with The Over EZ Band - 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
20 East Main Street
Dover-Foxcroft, Maine 04426
United States
207-564-8943
Price: $15.00

Saturday Night in Dover-Foxcroft is back for its 7th season with a stellar six show schedule in 2011! With a reputation for presenting the state’s finest musical, comedy and variety acts, Saturday Night in Dover-Foxcroft has become an institution of which all of Piscataquis County is proud!  The Plaid Dragonflies will be singing with The Over EZ Band for a special theatre event. 

All proceeds go to support the efforts of your regional Piscataquis Chamber of Commerce and the continued operation of the Center Theatre.

Ticket Prices are $15 at the door and $12 in advance. Tickets can be purchased in the Box Office, Online or by Phone.

 

Saturday, October 8th, 2011

Private Show
Columbus Day Camp Weekend - Saturday - Monday
Wells, Maine
Price: No Cover Charge - Private

Friday, September 23rd, 2011

Mad Dog Pub
Early Intimate Evening - 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
192 Water Street
Gardiner, Maine 04345
USA
207-203-2500
Price: No Cover Charge

Saturday, September 17th, 2011

Stockhouse Restaurant
Southern Maine CD Release Party - 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
506 Main Street
Westbrook, Maine 04092
United States
207-854-5600
Price: No Cover Charge

Many of our Southern Maine fans requested another show in their area and so here we are at your popular demand! This evening will be full of originals from our current CD titled "The Plaid Dragonflies" and Val Bennett originals from "Sad Girl Songs".  Join us for dinner and the show - get your CD, t-shirts, caps, temp tattoos, and bumper stickers!

Friday, August 26th, 2011

Mad Dog Pub
Early Intimate Evening - 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
259 Water Street
Gardiner, Maine 04345
USA
207-203-2500
Price: No Cover Charge

Join us in this intimate setting for food and cocktails!  Enjoy an evening of eclectic covers and originals by Val & Tess.

Saturday, August 20th, 2011

Nebraska Firemen's Fundraising Dance
Osmond Firemen's Dance - 9 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
5th & State Street
Osmond, Nebraska 68765
United States
Price: No Cover Charge - Donations Accepted
 
 
DJ Music by Ed Gordon & Sea Productions will be featuring "The Plaid Dragonflies" CD at the Osmond Firemen's Annual Fundraising Dance. Cash bar, burgers, brats & goodies. Funds from the event will supplement monthly training costs, schooling, and specialized equipment for Osmond Volunteer Fire Department.
 
Come to the Land of OZ and hear a hometown gal, Tess Zardus (formerly Teresa Borst) on her first CD with Maine musician Val Bennett. All of the songs by "THE PLAID DRAGONFLIES" are originals by Val & Tess and there's lots of variety. The Plaid Dragonflies won't be there in person but join the remote celebration, make a donation, and enjoy the tunes if you're in the area! Come support the voluntary Fire Dept.

Friday, August 12th, 2011

The Plaid Dragonflies CD Release Party - 8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
192 Water St.
Hallowell, ME 04347
207-512-8433
Price: No Cover Charge

Hallowell-based band “The Plaid Dragonflies – Val & Tess Duo” will be celebrating the release of their first CD on Friday, August 12 from 8:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. on the patio of Joyce’s 192 Water Street in Hallowell, Maine. Event will be open to the public at no cover charge. 

This new release embodies an eclectic compilation of original blues, country, funk, and soft rock music for all adult ages.  The evening will be featuring songs of original music by Val Bennett & Tess Zardus with supporting music from guest-starring local musicians Josh Robbins, Harley Smith, Robby Coffin, Peter Johnson, Roger Sampson, Wayne Hendsbee, Jimmy McGirr, Lucy Poland, and Chris Poulson.

Join the band in celebrating the completion of their album titled “The Plaid Dragonflies!  - Great original music, food and drinks as well as special pricing on t-shirts, CD’s, and more.

Friday, August 5th, 2011

Easy Street Lounge
Celebrate the New Month! - 9:00 p.m. - 12:00 p.m.
119 Water Street
Hallowell, Maine 04347
USA
Price: No Cover Charge
Come start your fabulous first Friday of August with The Plaid Dragonflies and Special Guest on Bass - Dave Thibodeau! We will be sharing a night of originals and covers - as the new CD will soon be released! Last chance to purchase the CD in advance at $10. Plant your feet at Easy Street Lounge and enjoy the ride.

Saturday, July 30th, 2011

Piscatiguis River Festival
River Festival - 12:00 p.m.
Guilford, Maine
USA
c_fellows@msn.com
Price: No Cover Charge

The Plaid Dragonflies will be singing with "The Over EZ Band" at a full day event on the river - food, family, and fun.  Bring your pie eating face along because the games are going to be fun, fun, fun!