The Blue Cheese Combo


Summer Series sponsor: Michels Corporation. Presenting sponsor: Fox Valley Savings Bank. Platinum sponsors: C.D. Smith, The Goldsmith, Bill & Karen Shaw, Wisconsin Arts Board, National Exchange Bank Foundation, J.F. Ahern. Silver sponsors: Kevin and Debbie Freund, Huberty, Mike’s Music, von Briesen & Roper. Bronze sponsors: Connie’s Diner, Hometown Bank, Solberg Real Estate. Friend sponsors: 18 Hands Ale Haus, Annie’s Fountain City Café, Cujak’s Wine & Spirits, McClone. Media sponsor: Sunny 97.7.

This event was supported in part by a grant from the Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the Arts.

September 9, 2021 @ 7:00 pm
The Blue Cheese Combo is Wisconsin’s coolest new musical tour de force that promises to get you dancing and having fun! Featuring former members of local favorites RPM, Boogie & The Yoyoz, and Grand Union, The Blue Cheese Combo brings decades of musical virtuosity, stage presence and entertainment charisma to your event! The Blue Cheese combo combines together amazing piano chops, world class bass guitar licks and the grooviest of drumbeats along with both female and male lead vocals and stellar harmonies to bring the music you know and love to life in both a unique and incredibly entertaining way. The song list encompasses everything from audience favorites from the 70’s, 80’s & 90’s to today’s best pop and rock hits. 


The Blue Cheese Combo features Nicky Jordan on piano & keyboards and lead vocals, Chris Okkerse on bass & acoustic guitar and lead vocals, and Mark Budwit on drums & percussion and lead vocals. These seasoned musicians have performed at venues, festivals, weddings, corporate events and many other engagements across the state of Wisconsin for countless years and know what it takes to put on a great show. Their vocal talents and harmonies will stand out in every song they perform as they set their sights on getting the audience energized and involved with the band.

Visit the band’s website HERE!


Bar opens at 6 pm.
The Blue Cheese Combo starts at 7 pm.


Parking is free throughout the district on evenings and weekends. More information on parking here:

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Caribbean Taste will have food available.