Since 2019, the Levitt AMP Earlham Music Series, presented by Earlham Chicks with Checks, has ushered in a dynamic new chapter for this small, family-friendly town of 1,450 people. Through the Levitt AMP grant, Earlham City Park has been transformed by the community into a vibrant, music-filled community hub. The 2023 series will offer a diverse array of high-caliber performances while fostering inclusivity and connectedness in Earlham and throughout the surrounding areas, located a short distance from the state’s capital, Des Moines.
Presented by Earlham Chicks with Checks, an all-female giving circle that makes charitable contributions to organizations and projects that promote the betterment of the Earlham community.
Earlham City Park
June 4-August 13, 2023
Five member ensemble blending blues with rock and roll
Polished and poised pop group delivering catchy soulful tunes
Powerhouse ensemble outfitted with modern flare electrifies audiences with their soulful grooves
Furious folk with a unique twist, full of contagious energy
High energy, rock-infused outlaw country music
Chicago based all-female Mariachi group breaking gender boundaries and dazzling audiences
Talented ensemble playing unique and exciting modern blues filled with raw, searing energy
Kentucky-based group blurring the lines between blues, funk, jam, and rock n’ roll
Kansas City songstress bellowing pure, raw, gritty blues
Six-piece Irish American folk rock band harmoniously blending insightful lyrics and melodies with talented musicianship
Louisiana native bringing a distinct style of Zydeco with a touch of blues