About 5.5 Men

5.5 Men is a local band from Thurmont MD, playing a variety of Country and Classic Rock tunes.
This group consists of 3 guitars, a bass, keyboard, and drums. The .5 signifies our drummers who are
talented beyond their years!


Members

Ben Hombach - Drums and Percussion

Matthew Offutt - Drums and Percussion

Barrett Irons - Lead/Backing vocals, Rhythm Guitar, Drums, Various Musical Instruments

Mark Matheis - Lead/Backing vocals, Acoustic and Rhythm Guitar

Steve Myers - Lead Guitar

Bill Offutt - Lead/Backing Vocals, Bass, Various Musical Instruments

Jesse "Doc" Love- Lead/Backing Vocals, Keyboards, Hammond Organ, Piano


Guest Members

Rocky Birley - Various Saxophones and Flute

Jonathan Hombach - Acoustic and Rhythm guitar

Albie Little - Keyboards, Hammond Organ, Vocals

Makenzie Hadeed - Vocals

Dale Hooper - Lead guitar/ Vocals

Matt Lind - Baritone Sax, Bass Sax

Mike Vega - Lead Guitar

Paul Zelenka - Lead guitar/ Vocals



2018 Events

January 27th- Crusaders Bar and Grill (8:00-12:00)

February 17th- Thurmont American Legion (7:00-11:00)

April 21st- OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
St. Joseph's High School Reunion @ The Ott House Pub(9:00-12:00)

April 28th- Crusaders Bar and Grill (8:00-12:00)

May 5th- Adams County Winery Farm Winery (2:00-5:00)
Celebrate 30 Years of Tears of Gettysburg Wine

May 12th- Springfield Manor Winery (2:00-5:00)

May 19th- JoJo's Tap House (10:00pm-1:00am)

May 24th- Emmitsburg Carnival (6:30-10:00)


June 15th- Mont Alto Carnival (7:30pm-11:00)

June 16th- Rocky Hill Lutheran Church (4:00-8:00)

July 10th- Thurmont Carnival (7:00-10:30)

July 14th- Ole Mink Farm Recreation Resort

July 15th- Springfield Manor Winery (2:00-5:00)

August 25th- Ole Mink Farm Recreation Resort

September 8th- Springfield Manor Winery (2:00-5:00)


September 15th- JoJo's Tap House (10:00pm-1:00am)

October 7th- Springfield Manor Winery (2:00-5:00)

October 27th- Crusaders Bar and Grill (8:00-12:00)

November 10th- Frederick Amvets- open to the public
(8:00-12:00)

December 1st- Thurmont American Legion- "Make A Difference Benefit" open to the public (7:00-11:00)






2017 Events

Thurmont AMVETS - 1/7

Crusaders Sports Bar - 1/21

American Legion - 1/28

Crusaders - 3/11 (8:00 - 11:59)

Jojos Tap House - 3/18 (10:00-1:00)

American Legion - 4/8 (7:00 - 11:00)

Creekside Inn - 5/13

Mother Seton Carnival Emmitsburg - 5/25

AMVETS Thurmont - 6/3 (7:00-11:00)

Drug Awarness Event Thurmont Town Park - 6/12 (6:00-8:00

Mont Alto Carnival - 6/16

Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park - 6/17 (7:00 - 9:00 PM)

Thurmont Carnival - 7/11 (7:00-10:00)

Thurmont Parade - 7/13 (6:00)

Springfield Winery - 7/16 (2:00-5:00)

Ole Mink Farm - 8/5

Rocky Hill Woodsboro - 8/26 (4:00)

Amvets Farm Retirement Party - 9/16

Creekside Inn- 9/30

Springfield Winery - 10/22 (2:00-5:00)

American Legion - 11/4 (7:00- 11:00)

Jojos Tap House - 11/11 (10:00pm-1:00am)






2016 Events

Rube's Crab Shack
Fri, February 5, 2016, 8:00 PM EST
Rube's Crab Shack LLC

Buck & Bass Club Inc of Frederick- Shrimp /Chicken Feed
Special Guest - Dale Hooper
Sat, March 5, 2016, 7:00 PM
Mt Pleasant Ruritan Club

JoJo's Tap House
Sat, March 12, 2016, 9:00 PM
JoJo's Restaurant & Tap House

Rube's Crab Shack
Sat, April 16, 2016, 8:00 PM
Rube's Crab Shack LLC

Springfield Manor
Sun, April 17, 2016, 2-5:00 PM
11836 Auburn Rd, Thurmont, MD

American Legion
Special Guests
Makenzie Hadeed and Steve Myers
Sat, April 30, 2016, 7-11:00 PM
Thurmont, MD

The Furnace Bar and Grill
Sat, May 21, 2016, 8:30 PM
Thurmont, MD

Mother Seton/Emmitsburg Carnival
Thu, May 26, 6:30 PM
Emmitsburg, MD

JoJo's Tap House
Sat, June 4, 2016, 9:00 - 1:00 AM
Frederick, MD

Yogi Bear's Jellystone Campground
Sat, June 18, 2016, 7:00 PM
16519 Lappans Rd

Ole Mink Farm
Special Guest - Dale Hooper
Sat, July 9, 2016, 1-5:00 PM
Thurmont, MD

Springfield Manor
Sun, July 10, 2016, 2-5:00 PM
11836 Auburn Rd, Thurmont, MD

Thurmont Carnival
Tues, July 12, 2016, 7:00 PM
Thurmont Carnival Grounds

Thurmont Parade
Thur, July 14, 2016, 6:00 PM
Thurmont, MD

Mt Tabor Festival
Sat, July 16, 2016, 5-9:00 PM
Mt. Tabor Park in Rocky Ridge

Rocky Ridge Carnival
Thurs, Aug 18, 2016, 7-10:00PM
Rocky Ridge Park

Rube's Crab Shack- PATIO EVENT
Sat, August 27, 7:00 PM
Emmitsburg, MD

Pippen Fest
Sun, September 25th 1:30-2:45
Fairfield PA.

Private Event
Sat, October 1,
Emmitsburg, MD

FOE Fraternal Order of Eagles
Sat, October 15, 8:00 PM
Waynesboro PA.

Jojo Tap House
Sat, December 3, 9:00 PM
Frederick, MD
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