RIR Music Retreat Schedule

Dear Friends,

October 18-20, 2019 RIR Music Retreat on Lake Griffin at the Life Enrichment Retreat Center In Fruitland Park, Florida.  

Just Added ~ Day Tickets Now Available

-All Inclusive RIR Music Retreat Packages Are Sold Out- 

October 18 Retreat Checkin 3pm

Two Stages All - RIR Cafe Stage & Main Stage Auditorium 

Enjoy Arts and Crafts, Merchandise Vendors, Evidence Based Addiction Recovery Modalities, Massage, Fishing, Field Games, Basketball , Nature Hike, Frisbee golf, along with other fun activities are available throughout the weekend. 

2019 RIR Music Retreat Schedule - (Check Back Here Periodically For Retreat Updates And Announcements) 

24 Hour RIR Music Cafe Stage  - See Cafe Schedule

Main Stage Auditorium, Mealtimes, and Scheduled Activities:

6:30pm Dinning Hall - Friday Night Reception Dinner & Meet and Greet - Speakers Lyle Fried & John Hollis 

Friday Night Main Stage (Main Stage Auditorium)

8pm - Special Guest Speaker: Luis Delgado (Recovery Radio Host) aka “The Dope Doctor” From The Couch Live. 

8:30pm - Special Guest Speaker: Tony Marossie, Founder of the Recovery Band Selfish Steam and 2009 Prism Award Song Of The Year.

9pm - Selfish Steam 

10pm - Crush Band (2017 RIR Band of The Year)

11pm-1pm  Lakeside Bonfire Meeting - Chairwoman Stacey Hampton.


Saturday October 19 Schedule:

7:30am- Yoga In the courtyard

7:30am - Music & Meditation (main auditorium)

8:30am-9:30 Breakfast (Dining Hall)

10:00am - Music & Recovery Unplugged - Paul Wilson and Friends

12pm -12:45 Lunch (Dining Hall)

Main Stage Auditorium (45 Minute Sets/10 Min. Speakers)

1pm - 12 Step Boggie - Speaker Sam Kesaris 

2pm - Mr. Nice Guy(NC) - Speaker Debi Crist

3pm R-Dallas Albers and Beneath The Bell - Speaker Joe  


4pm -The Queen of Funk- Shawna P - Speaker John Puente 

5pm - 6:30 Dinner (5:30pm Dining Hall)  

Saturday Night Main Stage (Main Auditorium)

8pm - Special Guest Speaker: Mike Mizwinski (MiZ):

MiZ has a great message of hope. Directly because of MiZ’s continued hard work on his recovery, He’s gone on in his musical career to opened for and or play with: America, The Wallflowers, Derek Trucks Band, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Blues Travelers, The Late Leon Russell, and many more. 

8:30pm - Special Guest Speaker: Doc Holladay:

Doc Is a Singer-Songwriter,  voted among the top three singer/songwriters in Nashville 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 Nashville Scene "Best Of Nashville" readers poll, and has become one of the most in-demand  talents around. Doc has shared the stage with acts such as Brad Paisley, Pam Tillis, Jimmie Van Zant, Beth Nielsen Chapman,  Trick Pony, Charlie Daniels, Nickle Creek, Tiffany, Sweethearts of The Rodeo, Tim McGraw, and Buddy Jewell. While primarily an Americana and Country writer he’s worked and wrote with pop stars such as "Tiffany", Southern Rock icon Jimmie Van Zant, and even with members of legendary rock groups such as Cinderella, Warrant, Tesla, The Babys, and others.

9pm Retreat Dance and Concert

The RIR All-Star Band:

Musical Director George Massengill

Drew Preston

Davis Mitchell

Daniel Holt

Special Guest Rockers;

Basil Bankston

The Queen of Funk- Shawna P

Maria Doty

MiZ- (Michael Mizwinsk)

Doc Holladay

Muddy Shews - (NC)

11pm - Bonfire meeting - Chairperson Stephanie Humphies


Sunday October 20 Schedule:

7:30am- Yoga In the courtyard

7:30am - Music & Meditation (main auditorium)

8:30am - 9:30 (Breakfast in the Dining Hall)

Main Stage Auditorium 

10:00am - Church Service (Main Auditorium) - Charlotte Day & Lyle Fried - Band Director: Davis Mitchell and  Church Band (Details To Be Announced)

11am - Old Timers Speakers Meeting - Nick Colangelo and Tim Cheney

12pm - 12:45 Lunch Dining Hall 

Main Stage Auditorium - Music & Recovery Unplugged

1pm - Doc Holladay 

2pm - Miz (Michael Mizwinsk)