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, and 90's. 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, 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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Feb 1 - The Friendly Buffalo (Big Lake)

Feb 2 - The Lookout (Maple Grove)

Feb 16 - The LaPlayette (St. Joseph)

Feb 22 & 23 - International Eelpout Festival (Walker)

Mar 2 - Rollie's (Sauk Rapids)

Mar 16 - St. Patricks Day Festival (Maple Lake)

Apr 12 - The Friendly Buffalo (Big Lake)

Apr 13 - The Lookout (Maple Grove)

Apr 27 - The Watering Hole (Elmdale)

for a full list of shows go to our show page.