Music, Faith, Community and Creation
Cedar Lake Ministries - Cedar Lake, IN

Escape To The Lake 2017 is coming AUG. 2-6! Registration Opens 2/22!

Escape To The Lake 2017 will be happening AUGUST 2-6, 2016 in Cedar Lake, IN. It's Under The Radar's flagship event and a one-of-a-kind retreat bringing music makers and music lovers together to be spiritually, emotionally, & musically refreshed.

The event begins on AUG 2-3 with our ETTL Songwriters' Bootcamp, and a chance for you to grow in your craft as a songwriter (all levels - beginner, hobby, worship leader, professional). Our Artist-Coaches this year will include Andy Gullahorn, Sarah Hart, Jimmy Abegg, Nick Flora, Jill PhillipsJoy Ike, & Son Of Laughter.  This is an optional 24-hour add-on experience which includes training sessions, creative collaboration, feedback on your own music, and an "Epic In The Round" outdoor concert on 8/2 with all the Artist-Coaches.  The price includes all sessions, an extra day of lodging, and 4 additional meals.  ANY ETTL registrants are welcome to sign up ...and there are reduced rates for "non-participants" to come and enjoy the grounds early, start building relationships, have access to camp activities, and admission to the 8/2 "Epic In The Round" concert!  We are making it affordable for everyone to consider coming for the early experience!

The ETTL 2017 main program is AUG 3-6, and will include morning devotions, daytime sessions, evening concerts, latenight campfires, and all meals & indoor lodging are included in the price.

Here are the confirmed participants coming to ETTL 2017 (with more names being added soon):
Andy Gullahorn, Branches, Sarah Hart, Jimmy Abegg, Jill Phillips, Giants & Pilgrims, Jess Ray, Nick Flora, Joy Ike, The Mosleys, Andrew Greer, Taylor Leonhardt, forBrothers, Mr. & Mrs. Something, Alison Brook, The Asking, Roy Salmond, Betony Coons, Dave Trout

On 8/4/17, we will also be featuring a special Rich Mullins Tribute Concert - featuring a time of reflection, inspiration, and corporate worship - with many of the ETTL artists sharing the songs of late Rich Mullins (this is the 20th anniversary of his homegoing).  

Registration for ETTL 2017 is now open!  

For recaps and testimonials of prior ETTL events, please click on any of the links below:

Learn more about past Escape To The Lakes

Read Dave Trout's ETTL 2016 blog post recap

Listen to Episode #353 of UTR - an audio recap of ETTL 2016

Request an invite to the ETTL Facebook Group

Listen to All Time Favorite Podcast #8 recorded live at ETTL 2016

Read Dave Trout's ETTL 2015 blog post recap

Listen to Episode #322 of UTR - an audio recap of ETTL 2015

Listen to Who Writes This Stuff Podcast #86 recorded live at ETTL 2015


CONTACT INFO FOR UTR & ETTL -- Email Dave Trout -- UTR's Website

Latest Tweets:

Presented By:Under the Radar

UTR aims to foster spiritual growth through some of the most artistic, thoughtful, and well-crafted music being made today.  This media ministry shares music through video features, audio podcasts, text articles, and album downloads to help listeners develop a soul-connection to the music. 

Artists Spotlight

The Mosleys

We met Stephen and Rachel Mosely and their five children at 2015's ETTL, and they were a part of 2016's...

read more

Location:Cedar Lake Ministries

On beautiful grounds with a rich 120-year history, CLM exists with the mission of "providing a life-changing environment for evangelism and spiritual growth" (and now the home of ETTL 2016)