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Baker Family Bluegrass Band South Side Creole Playboys George Portz & the Friends of Bluegrass Worthington Family The Howling Brothers Punches Family

Baker Family Bluegrass Band

South Side Creole Playboys

George Portz & the Friends of Bluegrass

Worthington Family

The Howling Brothers

Punches Family 

5th Annual Traditional Music Festival

September 23 & September 24, 2017
11a - 6p on Saturday
12n - 6p Sunday
West City Park, 2221 Sunshine Dr. (Old Highway A), Festus, MO 63028

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Come enjoy the Annual Festus Mo. Traditional Music Festival with Emcee, George Portz (National Open Fiddle Champion).  Great food and drinks will be available during the festival along with a huge craft show on both days.  This event is sponsored by The Festus Missouri Parks & Recreation Board.
 
The Festival is located at West City Park west of Interstate 55 (follow signs) [2221 Sunshine Dr. (Old Highway A), Festus, 63028]. 

Primitive tent camping and RV's allowed starting Friday at 5p.  No hook-ups available.  Cost to stay is $10 for the weekend.
 
Admission is $8.00 per person each day and children 10 and under are free.

 
Motels...
Comfort Inn (636) 937-2888 (Host Motel)
Lexington Inn (636) 937-0700
Holiday Inn Express (636) 937-7100
La Quinta 636-638-1600

Contact 
 
George Portz
105 South High Street
Shiloh, IL 62269
(618) 632-1384
Website:  www.georgeportz.com
Email:  georgeportz1@gmail.com

 

Craft Show Both Days (Craft & Vendor Form)

Emcee:  George Portz
Great Food & Drink provided by Festus American Legion
Sponsored by the City of Festus Parks Department & Festus Tourism Committee

 


Click Here for Schedule (Both Days)

Saturday Schedule:

  • Jefferson County Square Dancers 11:00 AM
  • National "Open" Fiddle Champion George Portz & His "Friends of Bluegrass" Band
  • Walin Wood Band
  • The Moore Family
  • Keepin' It Reel Irish Band
  • The Howling Brothers
  • Lit'l Miss Country - Ruby Pearson
  • Jole Blon & Her Cajun Aces
  • Matt McElroy - Illinois State Harmonica Champion
  • The Baker Family Bluegrass Band
  • Thunder & Lightning Cloggers

Sunday Schedule:

  • National "Open" Fiddle Champion George Portz & His "Friends of Bluegrass" Band

  • Walin Wood Band

  • Punches Family

  • Chris Apps - Scottish Bagpiper

  • Fiddlers Frolic

  • The Howling Brothers

  • Worthington Family

  • Southside Creole Playboys

  • O'Falolain Irish Dance Troupe

 
 

 

Festus City Hall
711 West Main
Festus, MO 63028
636-937-4694
Fax: 636-937-2140
Open 8a - 5p M - F

Police & Fire
Dispatch:  636-937-3646

Police Department
100 Park Ave.
Festus, MO 63028
Records: 636-937-5184
Fax: 636-937-8086

Fire Department
212 North Mill Street
Festus, MO 63028
Firehouse: 636-937-7661

Public Works
950 North Fifth Street
Festus, MO  63028
636-937-6646
Fax: 636-937-6619
Open 7:30a - 4:30p M-F
   

Library
400 W. Main Street
Festus, MO  63028
636-937-2017
M - Th 9:00a - 7:00p
Fri 9:00a - 5:00p
Sat 9:00a - 1:00p