"2017 August Trip to the North" Schedule:
Tuesday, August 22nd: Oklahoma City, OK
Wednesday, the 23rd - Elks Lodge #2715 at Hwy 59 at 620 Rd Grove, OK- Admission Only is $10 per person - Doors open at 4:30pm and  Dinner is available for and extra $15 for a total of $25 for the Dinner and Dance.  The meal is a Baked Pork Loin Plate. The Dance is from 6 - 8pm Open to the Public -  Call 918-314-0046 or 918-906-4380 for info and tickets for this dance. Tickets are now on sale! This Fundraiser will be supporting the Delaware County Abused Women. 

Grove Elks

33408 S 620 Rd

Grove, OK 74344-8208 

There is a limited amount of tickets for this venue, so get your tickets ASAP.
Thursday, the 24th - Camdenton., MO at the Exchange Venue 57 Court Circle SW Camdenton, MO Dance-7-9pm. Open to the Public BYOB and Bring your own snacks for this Fundraiser.  Call (573) 280-6873 for info and tickets or purchase your tickets on line right now at:
Friday, the 25th - Omaha, NE  - The Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum Event

A special Concert and Tour for all of us starting at 2pm in Hanger B of the Museum.  This will be a Special Event/Museum price for only $10 Admission for Adults and $4 for Children.  It includes a 2pm Concert of WWII Era Music in their brand new section of the museum featuring the  WWII Era and then a guided tour of the museum afterwards at 3pm. The museum has free parking for all kinds of vehicles, so you are welcome to bring your RV! Call (402) 944-3100 Ext. 220 for info.

then in the evening -

I will be doing a Dinner Show at 7:30pm - with Bill Chrastil (Entertainer of the Year and Male Vocalist for the Rio Grande Valley), along with Johnny Ray Gomez (2017 Novelty and Comedy Award for the Rio Grande Valley) at Parker's Smokehouse located in Ashland, NE, (just about 5 miles from the Museum where I am singing at 2pm on the date also).  The doors open at 5pm - Dinner is from 5:30pm - 7pm and Showtime is at 7:30pm The menu will be Roast Chicken, Mashed Potatoes with Country Gravy, Steamed Veggies and a Corn Muffin.  Non alcoholic beverages can be purchased for $1.50 

The address is 16880 US-6 Ashland, NE 68003

Contact Kaye for Tickets:

(402) 660 - 6020
Saturday, the 26th - Private Wedding in Garvin, MN
Sunday, the 27th - Private Anniversary Party in Elk Horn, WI 4-6pm

and then it will be dinner at The Crawfish Junction located at W6376 CR A Johnson Creek, WI.  from 8 - 10pm. No Cover charge. Order off of the menu.  Torey Smith, the owner, will be discounting $1 off drinks at the bar from 7 - 9pm.  The kitchen will be open until 10pm.  Free Half Stack of Onion Rings with purchase of 3 or more meals.  I will be singing from 8 - 10pm - Come on over and let's have a great meal and a great time!!!
Monday, the 28th (Tentative) Watertown, WI, at The Elk's Lodge from 7-9pm This will be a Dance and a Fundraiser for Custom Canines Service Dog Academy. It is a non-profit organization that raises, trains and places service dogs with individuals with disabilities. 


The tickets will soon be for sale through www.Eventbrite.com

  Pre-sold at $10 through Eventbrite.com and will be $15 at the door on the day of the event.  There will be a full cash bar available. Doors open at 5:30pm and there will be a Meet & Greet from 6 - 7pm with the Music and Dancing from 7 - 9pm. Contact Dave for information (920) 248 - 9504  The Elks is Located at 117 North 1st Street  Watertown, WI 53094
Tuesday, the 29th - Eau Claire, WI at The Moose Lodge 1408 at 3606 Curvue Road, Eau Claire, WI 54703 - Dinner/Dance/Show tickets are ONLY $15!!  Doors open at 5pm and Dinner will be a Sandwich Plate and the Dance/Show is from 7 - 9pm.  Call for Tickets and Information for all Guests call (715) 835-6522 or (715) 225 - 6321 and ask for Diane Bonin.

This is a beautiful venue with lots of seating and dance area. Get you tickets now and sit closest to the stage! 
Wednesday, the 30th - Star Lake, WI
Stillwaters Restaurant located at

7914 CR-K
Star Lake, Wisconsin, WI 54561-9706

- Lunch with Leslie from Noon  - 1:30pm at the Stillwaters Restaurant!! 

http://www.stillwatersstarlake.com/  Karen, the owner of the wonderful Stillwaters Restaurant will be preparing our lunch today and you will have a tough decision to make between 2  delicious sandwich plates - Pulled Pork on a Kiser Roll or Italian Beef on Gonnella Bread and they both come with French Fries for $8.99. A full bar is available at this fantastic place.  Even the drive to get here makes it worth the stop!!

After a short rest, we will then have a Party & Dance from 3 - 5pm.  Open to the Public - This is going to be a BLAST - just like the last time I sang at this venue!!

Thursday, the 31st - Fargo, ND - The Sons of Norway Lodge 722 2nd Avenue North
Fargo ND 58103 http://www.sofnfargo.com/ - Dinner and Dance. The ticket price of $25 will include a Traditional Turkey Dinner with all the trimmings.  Doors open at 4pm Dinner is Served at 5pm and the dance is from 7 - 9pm. A full cash bar will be available.  Call now to make reservations (701) 361 - 0205
Friday, the 1st -  Gimli, Manitoba Canada - Gimli Legion Branch #182

Music and Dancing 7 - 9pm.
Address: 146 Sixth St, Gimli, MB R0C 1B0, Canada
Phone: +1 204-642-8824

Open to the Public - Full Cash Bar will be available.  No cover charge, just lots of music and fun

Satruday, the 2nd - Off for the day to watch a Polo Match  with Tom & Betty and maybe my honey, Pud Nieto, will get to play polo for a chucker or two?? You are all welcome to join us for Polo in  Canada!! https://www.facebook.com/SpringfieldPoloClub/
Sunday, the 3rd  - Holiday Inn Centre in Sioux Falls. Dance and Concert from 7 - 9pm.  The doors open at 5:30pm.  This is also a fundraiser with the proceeds going to the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Charity and 75% of the funds raised will stay locally. 

http://komengreatplains.org/  Tickets are now on sale!!  Contact Curt at (605) 310 - 8228 or by email at sallyandcurt59@gmail.com

Pre-sale Tickets are $10 and will be $12 at the door.  This event will have a full bar available with lots of dance floor space for everyone to enjoy dancing, music and all for a great cause!! I will be dressing up a little bit for this stop on the tour.

Located at 100 W. 8th Street Sioux Falls, SD 57104 in the Ballroom

Headed back to South Padre Island, so if you want me to stop at a destination that is on the way back...just let me know.

Monday, the 4th  (Labor Day) - ? Not yet booked -

Tuesday the 5th-  return back to South Padre Island. 

If you have a venue in mind that you would like for me to sing, just email me at LBlasing@rgv.rr.com or call (956) 761 - 4347 and leave a message for me for any of these open or "not yet booked" dates.                  More info to come...

Shows and Dances at RV Resorts for the Winter Texan Season for 2017/2018 are still being booked, so if your RV Resort has not booked me yet, tell them to call Leslie at (956) 761 - 4347 and leave a message or email me at: lblasing@rgv.rr.com - I would love to do a SHOW at your RV Resort this coming Winter Texan Season!!



East Coast to West Coast, Musicals of Broadway to Hollywood Hits! 

The afternoon will be filled with those great songs from wonderful plays and movies that we all love so much. Monday, January 23rd at The Port Isabel Events Center.  Doors open at 3:30pm. Show Time at 4pm. Tickets are available at The Port Isabel Events Center. Call for information: (956) 943-0719

Pre-Sale VIP Tickets $15 and General Admission Tickets $10


Thank all of you for making this production such a huge success!

Fun-N-Sun Activity Office at (956) 399-5800

We are now in the process of planning the 2017/2018 Concert Series!!

These were the 2017 Concert Series for this past season: Visit www.LesliePresents.com

Visit South Padre Island, Texas and enjoy the music! 
Monday, the 7th- Leslie is Off

Tuesday, the 8th - Lovin' it at Louie's Backyard this evening for some Music, Dancing, Dinner and Drinks from 7 - 10pm Located at 2305 Laguna Blvd   http://lbyspi.com    

Wednesday, the 9th - PARTY ON THE PIER - Mid-week fun!!  From 6 - 9pm.  Join us at 204 W. Palm Street www.facebook.com/PalmStPier/

Thursday, the 10th - Leslie is off

Friday, the 11th - LKT - Ladies Kingfish Tournament.  Welcome Party at the SPI Convention Center from 5 - 7pm

Saturday, the 12th - Start out at Boomerang Billy's around 1ish for fun in the sun until 4ish (weather permitting)  Located at The Surf Motel at 2612 Gulf Blvd (at the corner of Amberjack Street and Gulf Blvd) 
and then
move to the other side of the Island to catch the incredible sunset at Palm Street Pier and have dinner and drinks and dance a song or two from 7 - 10pm.
Sunday, the 13th - Party, party, party overlooking the Gulf of Mexico at Boomerang Billy's from 1ish - 4ish (weather permitting)  Located at The Surf Motel at 2612 Gulf Blvd (at the corner of Amberjack Street and Gulf Blvd) 

Monday, the 14th - Leslie is Off

Tuesday, the 15th - Come on over to Louie's Backyard from 7 - 10pm for my last Tuesday for the Summer. I will be switching to Fridays when I get back from my "Tour to the North" next month. Located at 2305 Laguna Blvd   http://lbyspi.com   

Wednesday. the 16th - Hey, Hey it is Wednesday!!  Let's have a great hump-day at Palm Street Pier from 6 - 9pm.

Join us at 204 W. Palm Street www.facebook.com/PalmStPier/  

Thursday, the 17th  & Friday, the 18th - Leslie will be off

Saturday, the 19th - Double Dippin' Day - Join in on the Sun and Fun from 1ish - 4ish at Boomerang Billy's.  Leslie will be off the next 2 weekends while on her "Tour to the North", so come on over and let's have a great time! (weather permitting)  Located at The Surf Motel at 2612 Gulf Blvd (at the corner of Amberjack Street and Gulf Blvd) 
and then
move to the other side of the Island to catch the incredible sunset at Palm Street Pier and have dinner and drinks and dance a song or two from 7 - 10pm.

Join us at 204 W. Palm Street www.facebook.com/PalmStPier/   
Sunday, the 20th - Party, party, party overlooking the Gulf of Mexico at Boomerang Billy's from 1ish - 4ish (weather permitting)  Located at The Surf Motel at 2612 Gulf Blvd (at the corner of Amberjack Street and Gulf Blvd) 

Monday, the 21st - Leslie is Off from singing today, but will be loading up and getting ready for the "TRIP TO THE NORTH TOUR"

Tuesday, the 22nd - Leslie will be making the trek to Oklahoma today and getting ready for the 1st stop on the tour.

Wednesday, the 23rd - 1st performance of the Trip to the North Tour will be in Grove, Oklahoma at The Elks Lodge located at 33408 S. 620 Rd (Hwy 59) Grove, OK 74344  Doors open at 4:30pm. Dinner starts at 5pm. Leslie comes on from 6 - 8pm.  Cash Bar available. Admission is $10 and if you want to have the Baked Pork Loin Meal, just add $15 for a total of $25 per person for the Dinner and the Show.  Information and tickets: Call

(918) 786 - 7113 or (918) 314 - 0046 or (918) 906 - 4380.  This fundraiser will be benefitting the Delaware County Abused Women's Center


Thursday, the 24th -  2nd Stop on the Trip to the North Tour will be for the Lake of the Ozarks Idiots Club "Bring the Island to the Lake Fundraiser" to Help Youth In Need.  Located at The Exchange Venue at 57 Court Circle SW Camdenton, Missouri .  This fundraiser will have lots of music to sing-a-long, dance, watch and listen to from 7 - 9pm.  The doors open at 6pm and it is BYOB and you can bring your own snacks too!

Friday, the 25th - What an honor this entire day will be for me!!  Starting out at the Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum in Omaha Nebraska and singing for the opening of the brand new WWII Exhibit  in "Hanger B".  I will be performing songs from the 40's and WWII Era from 2 - 2:45pm and then there will be a guided tour for everyone that attends the concert at 3pm.  Get there early (doors open early in the morning) and take in all that this museum has to offer for only $10 for the admission and the concert.

WWII and 40's Era: Songs of the Time

Taking you back to the jump jive, old country and love songs that kept the home front safe and warm through those difficult times in our history.  The days when music was written well and the singers sung from the heart.

This production will be at Victoria Palms' Ballroom in Donna, TX for one show at 7pm on Thursday, February 9th in the Ballroom. Pre-sale VIP Tickets $12 and General Admission $10.  All tickets will be $2 more at the door. Thank you all that came out and supported this show!!


All I can say is "WOW". This concert was so much fun and you all turned out to be the biggest audience this year with nearly 1000 people in attendance.  Thank you to the great musicians that graced the stage:  Chuck Comeaux, Steve Molina, Charlie Harrison and Danny Ortiz.  And  huge thank you to the volunteers, Louie's Backyard for the service of the drinks, SPI Convention Center, Pud Nieto, Bill Reif and Paragraphs Bookstore for selling all of those tickets!! Thank you all for making this concert such a success!


This site has been updated as of 8/8/2017

THEBIG HITSOFTHE60's&70's   Monday, the 20th of February at The Port Isabel Cultural and Events Center

Doors open at 3:30pm Show at 4pm

VIP Tickets $15 per person and those will be assigned seats and entrance through the VIP door for ease of your seating. 

General Admission $10 per person - those seats are open seating on a first come, first seated basis.  Pre-sold ticket holders will get to enter first for this open seating and then those that have purchased at the door will enter afterwards the pre-sold ticket holders.

General Admission at the Door on the day of the Show will be $12 per person .  Leslie has tickets with her for now and they will soon be at The Port Isabel Events and Cultural Center for sale starting on Friday, the 10th. Call for information at (956) 943-0719

The Day the Music Died Concert at Louie's Backyard on Friday the 10th at 6pm.  Celebrating the lives of The Big Bopper, Richie Valens, Buddy Holly and many, many more singers that have perished way, way before their time.  To name a few that will be covered besides Holly, Valens and the Big Bopper will be Patsy Cline, Stevie Ray Vaughn, John Denver and more.  See you there!  This Concert is free and everyone is welcome to come and have dinner and drinks and watch this short program dedicated to the wonderful entertainers that left us too soon.