The Christmas Jug Band

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Presented by Sweetwater Music Hall at Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley CA

Dec 18 - 19 2017
The Christmas Jug Band

The Christmas Jug Band is invading Sweetwater for a return to the namesake that was the band’s main home turf for 20+ years.

This irreverent crew of stalwart purveyors of the jugabilly mystique is a seasonal assemblage of misfits of Commander Cody alumni & others from notable Bay Area musical aggregations such as Those Darn Accordions, The Moonlighters, Jesse Colin Young, and Elvis Costello.

What started as Wild Turkey-inspired momentary lapse of sanity is now, 5 albums (over 25,000 sold) & 35 years of fruitcakes later, an unconventional tradition of highly skewed merriment.

One never knows exactly what form this 100% acoustic folk-skiffle-swing jug band will take from one season to the next, but those who attend will get a guaranteed full dose of tongue-in-cheek holiday high jinks!

Two evenings:

Monday, December 18  –  7:00 pm, Family Night, Discount for those under 12 or over 65!

Tuesday December 19  –  8:00 pm, With Special Guests


Mon, Dec. 18:
Adults (ages 13-64):  $24 Advance / $27 Day of Show.
12 & under/over 65:  $17

Tue, Dec. 19:
$24 Advance / $27 Day of show

Contact: 877.987.6487

    Official Website

Additional time info:

Mon, Dec. 18:  7:00 pm (Doors 6:00 pm)
Tue, Dec. 19:  8:00 pm (Doors 7:00 pm)


Sweetwater Music Hall

19 Corte Madera Avenue, Mill Valley, CA 94941

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