Celebration BASH 2017


Dam Right We’re Back

BASH 2017

Saturday August 5, 2017


Events at multiple locations around the lake including FIREWORKS, Fishing Contest, Kids events, Food Vendors, and loads of Live Music Entertainment!

Come by car or by boat!


Event Schedule/Vendors

All of the details including the opportunity to win 9 Raffle prizes and valuable coupons worth $ Hundreds can be purchased in the GOLD BOOK for only $20 each. Locations sites to purchase them are around the lake and include Hartwick Marina, B and B Sports, Hartwick Hardware/General Store, Buliceks, and the Pizza Place.


Main Attraction Details

Starting at 6pm at the Dam Site:

Street Survivor – For over 26 years Street Survivor toured nationally and internationally. They are America’s #1 Lynyrd Skynyrd and Southern Rock Tribute band covering the hits as well as your favorite rock ‘n roll classics from .38 Special, Marshall Tucker Band and ZZ Top. Their ultra-realistic tribute to Lynyrd Skynyrd will blow you away! This headliner band will rock you by boat or by land to music heaven.

  • If coming by boat, be prepared with anchors, boat fenders to tie up to your friends and coolers of favorite beverages. Be prepared to enjoy hours of great music, fireworks, and a 30 minute encore after the fireworks.
  • If coming by car, parking is on the south side of the dam. Come prepared to enjoy fantastic food vendors supplying only the best in quality food/drinks. Don’t forget to bring your chairs as well.

FIREWORKS at the DAM – 9:30pm or when dark — Come by boat or by car (Bring your chairs!)


Daytime Locations – Come by boat or car – and bring your chairs!

Fishing Contest 7:00am – Noon – Start at Hartwick Marina Registration begins at 5:30am

100% payout plus 2-night stay at Lakes End Resort

Entry fee $40/boat. Weigh-in at Noon – Hartwick Marina

Provide insurance liability on boat. Must have fishing license

Live Music during daytime locations:

East Village Ruffians (Noon-3pm at the Cedar Cove Location) The East Village Ruffians are a rock group. They cover the hits from the 80’s, 90’s and today from bands such as The Black Keys, Smashing Pumpkins and Stone Temple Pilots.

PlugNickel (3pm-6pm at the Cedar Cove Location) PlugNickel is a 5 piece Classic Rock and Roll cover band. They cover classic rock that spans from the 50’s-2000’s including hits from Aerosmith and Foreigner!

Wicked Liz and the Belly Swirls (Noon- 3pm at the Lakes End Location) this group excites crowds all over the Midwest with hits from every decade. Wicked Liz and the Belly Swirls setlist comprises of tracks from Sheryl Crow, Tom Petty, and the Beatles.

Shortcut to Nowhere (3pm-6pm at the Lakes End Location) StN is a good-time band for anyone that has rock n roll memories from the 70’s, through the 2000’s. The repertoire has ranged from The Beatles, The Allman Brothers, CCR, John Cougar, and Coldplay.

Other Day-time Attractions: Bring your Chairs

Noon – 6pm Lakes End Cabin Resort Location will have a Face Painter- Bring your chairs!

Lori specializes in children’s entertainment and face painting and has been putting smiles on kids’ faces since 2001. (See Coupon in Gold Book for free Face Painting)

Noon – 5pm “Walk-Around Magic” at Cedar Cove Location- Bring chairs!

Professional Magician David Casas

Three 15 minute magic shows at 1:15pm, 3:00pm and 5:00pm. Crowd participation is encouraged!

Entertaining audiences for 20 years with his award winning magic. Specializing in both comedy and sleight of hand, David’s cutting edge style of magic has made him one of the most sought after live entertainers working today. Featured on television and radio, David has performed on the prestigious stages of Las Vegas.

Quality Food Vendors:

Americana Concessions: Lakes End Cabin Resort during the Day/Dam site in the evening

Top rated for Funnel Cakes, Awesome ½ Tenderloins, Foot-Long Corn Dogs, Cheese Fries (See Coupon in GOLD Book for Free order of Cheese Fries with a purchase of a Drink), Strawberry Smoothies, and much More

SnoBiz of Iowa City – “Real Shaved Ice Made Right”: Lakes End Cabin Resort during the day/ Dam site in the evening

It is truly the softest shaved ice in Iowa. A refreshing, delicious treat; something for everyone. This is not your carnival snow cone! (See Coupon in GOLD Book for special savings.

The Big Red Food Truck: Cedars Cove Location during the day/ Dam Site in the evening

Rated Superior for: Beef and Lamb Gyro’s, Fish Taco’s (Grilled Tilapia, BRT Fish, Jamaican Jerk Grilled Fish, Shon Famous Fried Taco), Jumbo Walking Taco Boats, Desserts, Strawberry Smoothies, Fresh Squeezed Lemonade (See Coupon in GOLD BOOK for special offer), and much more

Kids Events: Cedars Cove and Lake End Cabin Resort Location:

Bouncies will be available for the kids to have fun with.