VFW Celebrates 60 Years serving Veterans! Oct 13, 2023!

60th Anniversary, October 13, 2023

Greetings all, planning is complete for the events and meal for our 60th Post Anniversary. The only items still being planned include some of the special guests attending. Our food will be catered by Rodeside Grill in Windsor, your ticket includes 2 drinks for the evening, music by Marcy and the Highlights and a limited edition Momento item! It will be a night you don’t want to miss. Tickets must be purchased by October 5 and will not be available the night of the event as our caterer needs appropriate time to plan our food needs. Tickets are available for purchase for $45 each and are available at the bar.

UW MIA event, Friday, Sept 8, 2023 VFW Cottage Grove Rd

To wonder…..whatever happened to my son, my husband, my daughter, my wife

Those Missing in Action – while serving our country – giving us freedom.

Friday, Sept 8, The Highlights are honored to perform at the VFW Cottage Grove Rd for a benefit event hosted by the  UW Missing in Action project.  See www.mia.biotech.wi.edu

MORE ELKS IN STORE THIS FALL! Swim on up, Boat up, JUST JOIN US!! October 2023!

Beginning in October we will be hosting dances at the Elks on Sunday afternoons and/or Tuesday evening!



711 Jenifer St

Off Williamson St – on LAKE MONONA!!


Swim on up, Boat up, JUST JOIN US!!

Stay tuned for all the dates and details!


From the Highlights!

Don’t ever forget how much YOU mean to us!  It’s great to see hundreds at the summer concerts and scores at the clubs again! Happy Summer! Happy Dancing!  Thank you for your LOUD TEAM DRINKS and dancing and singing along. We play for you.


Marcy, Ken, Andy and Pat

Bring your GREEN to the VFW March 17!


Kick Up Your Heels This St Pats at the VFW Cottage Gr Rd, Madison with Marcy and the Highlights! 8-11 pm

BIG NEWS! Friday Feb 3 2023 A BIG DRAWING TO BEGIN at the VFW!

Join us this Friday as we add to the fun of coming out to the VFW with a drawing! As you come in and pay the small $5 cover you’ll get a ticket for the Highlights drawing! Grand prize  – a coupon good for FREE Admission at ANY future time Marcy and the Highlights are playing at the VFW (and that’s once a month except July!)

There will also be chocolate! Why not!

Join us Friday! VFW post 7591 – 301 Cottage Grove Rd, Madison, WI 8-11 pm Featuring David, Ken, Marcy and Pat!

Happy Holidays from the Highlights! 2023 is here to dance!


We wish you a very merry Christmas and
a happy new year.

May the new year be filled with joy, laughter, the best company, good health,

and lots and lots of good music!

Pat, David, Marcy, Ken and Andy!





Sun Prairie Dance Club and Highlights Happy Holidays Dance

The Sun Prairie Dance Club hosted a beautiful banquet and dance Saturday, Dec 10th. The High lights were both delighted and proud of the terrific dancing! Some team drinks and Jingle Bells Rocked! 

RSVP by 11-23 for the Sun Prairie Dance Club Holiday Dance

Come Celebrate Holidays

The Sun Prairie Town and Country Dance Club invites you to Our December 10 Dance 2022-2023 Season.

  • 5 pm Cocktails
  • 6 pm Dinner
  • 7-10 pm Dance the night away with Marcy and The Highlights

We are at the Lake Windsor Country Club, 4628 Golf Drive, Windsor, WI, upstairs this year.


Cost is $75/couple and $37.50/singles. Guest fees are $20 per couple or $10 per person added to the cost of meal. Come and invite your friends! If they decide to join, the guest fee will be deducted from their membership dues.


Meal Choices:

Bruschetta Chicken

Boneless skinless grilled Italian marinated chicken breast. Topped with a tomato, onion, and basil. Finished with shredded parmesan.  It includes rosemary and garlic oven roasted potatoes and sugar snap peas.


Pan Fried Walleye

Served with lemons and tarter cooked in white wine, salt, and pepper. It includes rosemary and garlic oven roasted potatoes and sugar snap peas.


Roasted Fresh Red Pepper (vegetarian)

Stuffed with rice pilaf and a mixture of vegetables served over marinara sauce.


All entrees include a house salad, warm bread, and whipped butter.


Please indicate meal choice in RSVP by November 23rd (day before Thanksgiving). **Please note that if you cancel after November 23rd, you are still responsible for payment because we must guarantee and pay for these numbers to the venue.



Also Send payment by November 23rd to:
Sun Prairie Dance Club

c/o Dick Ziegler

1251 Hillebrand

Jefferson, WI 53549



THANK YOU for supporting COMING HOME !

It was an honor for the Highlights to be part of this very special evening to remember our troops missing in action.  Thank you to all who attended and provided support!  You can still give! Please consider this! Marcy

Our first LIVE event in Madison is coming on Friday, September 16.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16 IS NATIONAL POW-MIA RECOGNITION DAY. In honor of this day and in honor of this country’s 82,000 MIA service members, the UW MIA Recovery and Identification Project is proud to present COMING HOME: A LIVE Concert for Our Missing Heroes.

The event will bring together local bands Frank Martin Busch and the NamesJackie Marie and the Band, and Marcy and the Highlights for a night of music, awareness, raffles, and fun in support of the UW MIA Project’s mission. There will also be presentations by National VFW Vice Commander, Al Lipphardt, and State of Wisconsin VFW Commander, Michele Rathke, Major General (Ret.) Tim Zadalis, and Team Lead for the UW MIA Project, Charles Konsitzke.

The event will be held at VFW Post 7591 (301 Cottage Grove Rd, Madison, WI 53716) from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM. Come at 5:00 PM for Friday Fish Fry and stay for the music! The evening will start with Jackie Marie and the Band from 6:00-6:45 PM followed by Marcy and the Highlights from 7:00-7:45 PM and our headliner, Frank Martin Busch and the Names from 8:00-8:45 PM.

The VFW Post will be hosting a raffle to benefit the UW MIA Project that includes two incredible raffle prizes: A DOWNTOWN MADISON STAYCATION (with a night stay at the Graduate Madison Hotel, dinner at The Coopers Tavern and breakfast at Marigold Kitchen) and A TASTE OF MADISON (featuring the best of Madison’s many restaurants, bakeries and coffee shops). Tickets are available at VFW Post 7591 on the day of the event and will be sold individually for $10 each, in packs of 5 for $45 ($9 each), or 10 for $80 ($8 each).

To learn more about the UW MIA Recovery and identification Project, visit http://mia.biotech.wisc.edu/cominghome.

COMING HOME Concert Series