The City of Freeport will be hosting their inaugural ‘BAYFEST’ on Saturday September 20, 2014 at the Freeport Regional Sports Complex at Hammock Bay from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
The festival will feature a variety of entertainment for everyone with musical genre including country, gospel, jazz, blues and rock-n-roll. Other events include a fishing tournament, hosted by Nick’s Seafood Restaurant, a 5k run and gumbo cook off the morning of the festival, antique car show, kids fun zone, arts and crafts, as well as plenty of food vendors.
Musical performers will take the stage at 11a.m. beginning with: Gospel group, The Freedom Hill Quartet followed by Elvis impersonator, Jerome Jackson, at 1 p.m. Blues music will be performed by the David Geralds Band at 3 p.m., and the sensational jazz music of Jones and Company will start at 5 p.m. Country music recording artist, Shane Owens, will take the stage at 7 p.m. to entertain with hits such as “Bottom Of The Fifth”, “Redneck” and “19″.
Freeport Regional Sports Complex is located at 671 Hammock Trail East, Freeport, FL. 32439.
This is a tobacco-free facility. No alcohol, pets, coolers, bikes, or skateboards.
Armbands will be sold at the gate the day of the event. Admission is $5 for students and $10 for adults.
Application and Registration forms can be downloaded at www.FreeportBayfest.com.
For further information contact Freeport Mayor, Russ Barley, at 850-835-2822.
Sponsors: The City of Freeport, Crystal Beach Development, Regions Bank, Chelco and Nick’s Seafood Restaurant.