Sunday, June 11 – Dan plays the 1st of four Sunday afternoon shows at Dancing Dragonfly Winery in St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin, 1-4 pm, https://www.dancingdragonflywinery.com/acousticsundays.html
Friday, June 16 - Just added! Dan plays solo with Circus of the West at Black Dog Café in St. Paul, times TBA, http://blackdogstpaul.com/
Sunday, June 18 – Dan plays solo at the Stone Arch Bridge Festival, 2:15 pm on the City Pages stage underneath the Central Avenue bridge, free, outdoors, all-ages, with the Home Fires, Crankshaft, and more! http://www.stonearchbridgefestival.com/live-music/2017-music-schedule/
Friday, June 23 – Dan plays solo at Chankaska Creek Ranch and Winery in Kasota, MN, 6:30 to 9:30 pm, https://www.chankaskawines.com/
Wednesday, June 28 - Dan and the full band play “Groovin’ in the Garden” on the lawn outside the Como Park Conservatory, 6 to 8 pm, free, all-ages, outdoors, LOTS of fun, hope you can come check it out! http://www.comozooconservatory.org/events/special-events/
Thursday, June 29 – Dan plays solo at 333 Turf Club (at 333 South Seventh Street) in downtown Minneapolis from noon to 1 pm, free, all-ages, outdoors
Saturday, July 1 - Dan plays at the Tavern Lounge in Northfield, 8 pm, no cover http://www.tavernofnorthfield.com/
Wednesday, July 12 – Dan and the band play at the Northrop Plaza at the University of Minnesota, outdoors, daytime show, free, all-ages, from noon to 1 pm! http://www.northrop.umn.edu/events/dan-israel it's also the birthday of our drummer Dave Russ! Woo hoo!
Wednesday, July 19 – Dan and at least some of the band play the 331 Club, music starts at 9:30 pm with Alicia Corbett opening, we play at about 10:30 pm, free! http://331club.com/
Sunday, July 23 - Dan (and friends) play at the Lake Harriet Bandshell, free, all-ages, outdoors, 2 pm to 3:30 pm
Monday, July 24 through Wednesday, July 26 – Dan goes back up to Sparta, MN to begin work on album #14 (!) with Rich Mattson and Dave Russ – many songs written, many more almost done, could be a lot of strong material on this one, very excited about it
Sunday, August 6 – Dan plays the 2nd of four Sunday afternoon shows at Dancing Dragonfly Winery in St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin, 1-4 pm, https://www.dancingdragonflywinery.com/acousticsundays.html
Thursday, August 10 – Dan and the full-band play at Music in Mears, in Mears Park in downtown St. Paul, music starts at 6:30 with Jack Klatt opening, we play at 8 pm, free, all-ages, outdoors!
Wednesday, August 16 - Dan plays at the Richfield History Center, 7 pm to 8 pm, free, http://www.richfieldhistory.org/
Saturday, August 19 - Dan hosts his 3rd annual “Dan Israel and Friends Folk Festival” at Veterans Memorial Amphitheater in Wolfe Park, St. Louis Park, 7 pm, free, all-ages, outdoors, with Doug Collins, and Mother Banjo, along with a tribute to the late, great Lonnie Knight, more details soon!
Sunday, August 20 (note date change, was previously booked for Sun. Aug. 27) – Dan plays the 3rd of four Sunday afternoon shows at Dancing Dragonfly Winery in St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin, 1-4 pm, https://www.dancingdragonflywinery.com/acousticsundays.html
Saturday, August 26 and Sunday, August 27 - Dan and the full band play the Great Minnesota Get-Together, the Minnesota State Fair - we'll be on the West End Stage (formerly known as Heritage Square) for sets at 11:30 am, 12:30 pm, and 1:30 pm on BOTH DAYS of the opening weekend of the Fair, how cool, hope you can make it!
Thursday, September 14 - Dan plays an early happy hour show, accompanied by percussionist Mikkel Beckmen, at the Dubliner Pub in St. Paul, 5 to 7 pm, https://thedublinerpub.com/
September 29-30 - a cool solo show coming up. Stay tuned for details
Sunday, October 22 – Dan plays the 4th of four Sunday afternoon shows at Dancing Dragonfly Winery in St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin, 1-4 pm, https://www.dancingdragonflywinery.com/acousticsundays.html