Welcome to the Playground!

OUTSIDE RECESS is a rock 'n roll cover band from central Minnesota that plays a wide variety of high energy rock 'n roll from the 70's, 80's, 90's and today. OUTSIDE RECESS really gets the dance floor rockin' with a playlist that includes hits from bands like Journey, Poison, REO, Bon Jovi, Mellencamp, STYX, Night Ranger, Prince, AC/DC, The Outfield, Train, Bryan Adams,... & many more.

So if you are looking to get out for the night, take in some live music, and have a lot of fun... OUTSIDE RECESS is the band for you. Bring the joy of recess back into your life and attend a "session" near you, and see for yourself how much TEACHERS ROCK!!

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May 18 - Benton Station (Sauk Rapids)

June 8 - FFA Truck & Tractor Show (Elk River)

June 15 - Fireman's Dance (Paynesville)

June 16 - Freedom Days (Becker)

June 22 - Spudfest (Big Lake)

June 29 & 30 - Chase on the Lake 10 Year Anniversary Block Party (Walker)

July 21 - Ashby Festival/Class Reunion (Ashby)

July 26 - Music on the Mississippi (Monticello)

August 4 - Concert at the Creek (Becker)

August 9 - Big Lake Summer Series (Big Lake)

August 10 - Daze & Nights Festival (St. Michael)

August 11 - Red's Irish Pub (Swanville)

August 16 - Music in the Park (Cambridge)

Sept 14 - Friendly Buffalo (Big Lake)

Sept 15 - Prairie Festival (Otsego)

Sept 29 - LaPlayette Bar (St. Joseph)