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Monologue: So Where We At?

December 7, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Heyde Center, 3 South High Street
Chippewa Falls, WI 54729 United States

A night of laughter and who knows what from humorist, author, and who-knows-what Michael Perry.  Book signing to follow. Reserved Seating: $20/seat General Admission: Adults $15, Seniors $14, Youth $6 Tickets can be purchased here.

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Mike & the Long Beds: Live in Studio 30-Minute Music Hour

December 8, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Wisconsin Public Television, 821 University Avenue
Madison, 53706 United States

30-Minute Music Hour begins its new season with a performance by Michael Perry & the Long Beds live in the studios of Wisconsin Public Television in Madison. If you would like to attend the live performance in our studio, please send an email ASAP to [email protected] We'll reply with your confirmation. Attendance is free and open to all! Seating is limited, so please RSVP today!  

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Michael Perry & the Long Beds + LASKA

December 8, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Stoughton Opera House, 381 East Main Street
Stoughton, WI 53589 United States

Mike and the band will be joined by special guests LASKA at the Stoughton Opera House for a night of music, storytelling, and laughter. Perry began writing songs in the early 1990s during long nights when he was struggling to survive on prose; fast-forward twenty years and the Long Beds are currently recording their third album. Often described as "country folk," "roughneck folk," "folk-twang," and Americana, they prefer the description given by an audience member after a benefit concert in Perry's old…

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Holiday Reading & Signing

December 11, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Volume One | The Local Store, 205 N. Dewey Street
Eau Claire, WI 54703 United States

Join New York Times bestselling author Michael Perry as he takes over the Volume One Gallery for a special holiday reading, discussion, and book signing. A great opportunity to hear from a local favorite and get books signed as holiday gifts.  Free and open to the public.

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Keynote Speaker: 5th Annual Galena LitFest Dining with the Authors

January 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
DeSoto House Hotel, 230 South Main Street
Galena, IL 61036 United States

5pm: A meet and greet for VIP ticket holders 6pm: Buffet dinner, two presentations, and book signings Purchase tickets here. Opening speaker, Heather Bentley: The Not So Glamorous Life of a Romance Writer From avid reader to romance author, find out how a stay-at-home mom secretly spent her days writing, and what happened when the secret got out. Heather is the winner of the 2018 Soon to be Famous Illinois Author Award. Keynote speaker, Michael Perry: Writing From the Middle of…

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Keynote Speaker: Garden Visions 2019 Slow Food Dinner

January 25 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North Central Technical College, 1000 W Campus Drive
Wausau, 54401 United States

Do you enjoy gardening? Are you interested in new ideas and innovative techniques in horticulture? Then don’t miss Garden Visions 2019. Friday is a Slow Food Dinner with keynote speaker Michael Perry. Saturday’s conference features keynote speaker Joel Karsten with a wonderful lineup of breakout sessions. Registration will close Friday, Jan. 18th.  More info here.  

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Screening Event: Michael Perry’s How Ya Doin’

February 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Pablo Center at The Confluence, 128 Graham Avenue
Eau Claire, WI 54702 United States

Join Wisconsin Public Television, Wisconsin Public Radio and Pablo Center at the Confluence for a special preview screening of the new television special, Michael Perry: How Ya Doin’. Michael Perry will also be there for a special Q&A session with the audience after the screening. Michael Perry: How Ya Doin’ is a new special with an old twist. Join celebrated Wisconsin author and humorist, Michael Perry, as looks back on his “Clodhopper” tales of Wisconsin life with an eye towards how his stories…

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House Concert with Michael Perry & The Long Beds

March 9 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Winona, MN,

An intimate Winona House Concert with Mike and the Long Beds featuring Ben Lester on the pedal-steel guitar (S. Carey, Tallest Man on Earth, and Shane Leonard). Hope you can join us for a delightful night of songs, memorable stories, and humor. Ticket are $20 and are available here.

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Monologue: Writing From The Middle of Nowhere

March 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Stoughton Opera House, 381 East Main Street
Stoughton, WI 53589 United States

In his humorous monologue, "Writing From The Middle of Nowhere" Mike unravels his accidental trip into the writing life.  Book signing to follow.  Get your tickets early as these shows typically sell out. Tickets are $20 and are available here.

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