​​Barefoot Becky • German-style polka, Czech music, Country, Dixie, and Big Band. The band, featuring Becky Livermore on accordion and vocals, has been performing throughout the United States since 1988.

The Buck Hollow Band • We play classic and modern country songs, some Elvis, Buddy Holly, and other classic party rock songs, some waltzes and polkas, and whatever it takes to get your crowd having fun and dancing!

The Dale Thomas Band • Four piece band playing Western swing and other dance music.  Formed in 1956 as Dale Thomas and the Bandera Boys, the Dale Thomas Band plays western swing and other dance music in eastern Iowa and western Illinois.

Lyle Beaver Trio & Brass Notes • Big band sounds of the 50's and 60's.

The Ken Paulsen Orchestra • Nine piece orchestra playing Big Band music.

Jerry Beauchamp • Western Swing.

Live Wire Entertainment • DJ playing Western Swing & some line dancing.

Everett Boyer Orchestra • Big band sounds of the 50's and 60's.

Jim Hyatt Band • Rock to Country, Old Cowboy Western to Big Band, Bluegrass & Gospel.

The Ponderosa Ballroom provides a variety of entertainment.

Check out their websites for more information on the entertainers.


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