• Valentine's Day Dance on February 12th!

    Come celebrate at the Fox Lake American Legion's annual Valentine's Day Dance—a great evening filled with music and dancing to the romantic sounds of the Lakes Area Swing Band.

  • Veterans Day Dance Is Back!

    We're back and swingin' with our next show—our annual Veterans Day Dance at the Fox Lake American Legion. Come on out for a great night of swing music for your dancing and listening pleasure!

  • We're Back and Swingin' for the Fences!

    Live, Live, Live! Classic cars, great food, and live big band music for your dancing and listening pleasure. A fun night out for the whole family. Bring a lawn chair and your dancing shoes!

    Join us on Saturday, August 7th, from 6–9 pm at Miller's Dog-N-Suds drive-in, Ingleside, IL (www.DognSudsDriveIn.com)

    Event details on Facebook: https://fb.me/e/BqE4jOip

  • 2021 Scholarship News

    Unfortunately, due to the pandemic, the band will be unable to offer any scholarships in 2021.

    We look forward to live music returning as soon as possible, and the ability to once again raise funds for our cause.

    Keep the swing in your heart—we will be back!

  • 2020 Board of Directors Changes

    We are pleased to welcome Bob Kuntz to the position of Treasurer for the band, taking over for long time board and band member Larry Langenberg—a big THANK YOU to Larry for his years of dedication and service to LASB: Cheers!

    As well, we would like to welcome Jeff Lang to the board as the newest of our directors—Jeff's been with the band since the early days, but we finally got him on the board!

    Our Board of Directors lineup for 2020:

    Mike Unti, President & Booking Manager
    Don Morrison, Musical Director & Secretary
    Bob Kuntz, Treasurer & Promotions
    Adam Velez, Director & Librarian
    Lou Thoms, Director
    Jeff Lang, Director

    We're looking forward to a fantastic year of music!