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September Friday Fest: Music by Devil’s Cut

Join Main Street Fort Pierce on Friday, September 4, 2015 for Friday Fest. Friday Fest is the longest running street party on the Treasure Coast.

Devil's Cut

This month’s band is Devil’s Cut. Hailing from South Florida, The DevilsCut delivers one of the most energetic shows around! Deep, harmonious vocals performed by Daniel Keith will leave you wanting more! Daniel’s West Virginia Roots help create an authentic, country sound in all of the songs performed.

The show is glued together with one of the strongest rhythm sections in the area. Joe DeCosa never holds back on giving the audience a “WOW” with his smooth guitar technique. The guitar sound is amplified with the thunderous bass tones by Dominic DeCosa, creating one of the tightest and grooviest country sounds in the area. Mike Hughes backs up the guys with command and power on drums. The DevilsCut will rock you from Start to Finish!

Jeff Brown from iHeart Media – WAVE 92.7 and OLDIES 103.7, will kick off Friday Fest and play Top 40 hits in between sets.

Bring the kids to Friday Fest. All in Fun. Inc, has teamed up with Main Street Fort Pierce to provide children’s activities during Friday Fest. The children’s activities include a Giant Slide and a bounce house or have your face painted by Masquerade Expressions. Arts & crafts vendors will line up in front of the Indian River in Marina Square.
Make sure you bring your appetite when you come to Friday Fest. The food variety includes Greek, Caribbean, barbeque ribs & chicken, seafood, Americana, and various snack items.

Admission is always FREE at Friday Fest and there is always plenty of food, music, and activities for all ages! Parking Garage is open and free for your parking convenience!

DINE, SHOP, AND ENJOY BEAUTIFUL, HISTORIC, DOWNTOWN FORT PIERCE
FRIDAY FEST – September 4, 2015 – 5:30 to 9:00 PM
Marina Square – Melody Lane and Avenue A, Fort Pierce, FL 34950
Yearly Sponsors of Friday Fest includes:
All in Fun, Budweiser, iHeart Media WAVE 92.7 and OLDIES 103.7,
Coca-Cola, Dyer Chevrolet, Garber Buick GMC of Fort Pierce, Ocean Chiropractic & Health Center, Park’s Rental, Reliable Poly Johns, St. Lucie News Tribune/TcPalm.com

Join us at Friday Fest, September 4, 2015 (Weather permitting – rollover date – September 11, 2015)

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Humdingers to entertain at Friday Fest August 7, 2015

Join Main Street Fort Pierce on Friday, August 7, 2015 for Friday Fest. Friday Fest is the longest running street party on the Treasure Coast.

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This month’s band is The Humdingers. Immerse yourself in the new wave, rock, and surf music The Humdingers brings to each performance. This local band has performed many venues and is a popular band on the Treasure Coast. You will love their rendition of B52’s “Rock Lobster” a crowd favorite.

Jeff Brown from iHeart Media – WAVE 92.7 and OLDIES 103.7, will kick off Friday Fest and play Top 40 hits in between sets.

Bring the kids to Friday Fest. All in Fun. Inc, has teamed up with Main Street Fort Pierce to provide children’s activities during Friday Fest. The children’s activities include a Giant Slide and a bounce house or have your face painted by Masquerade Expressions. Arts & crafts vendors will line up in front of the Indian River in Marina Square.
Make sure you bring your appetite when you come to Friday Fest. The food variety includes Greek, Caribbean, barbeque ribs & chicken, seafood, Americana, and various snack items.

Admission is always FREE at Friday Fest and there is always plenty of food, music, and activities for all ages! Parking Garage is open and free for your parking convenience!

DINE, SHOP, AND ENJOY BEAUTIFUL, HISTORIC, DOWNTOWN FORT PIERCE
FRIDAY FEST – August 7, 2015 – 5:30 to 9:00 PM
Marina Square – Melody Lane and Avenue A, Fort Pierce, FL 34950
Yearly Sponsors of Friday Fest includes:
All in Fun, Budweiser, iHeart Media WAVE 92.7 and OLDIES 103.7,
Coca-Cola, Dyer Chevrolet, Garber Buick GMC of Fort Pierce, Ocean Chiropractic & Health Center, Park’s Rental, Reliable Poly Johns, St. Lucie News Tribune/TcPalm.com

Join us at Friday Fest, August 7, 2015 (Weather permitting – rollover date – August 14, 2015)

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21st Annual Reverse Raffle Live & Silent Auctions

focus coverPut on your craziest “Parrot Head” attire and escape to paradise as Main Street Fort Pierce and Seacoast Bank transforms the Pelican Yacht Club into a tropical oasis for the hottest party of the summer – The 21st Annual Reverse Raffle – Live & Silent Auction on Saturday, August 15, 2015. “Margaritaville” is the theme this year and the event starts at 6:00 pm with registration, dancing, and the silent auction.

Come ready to party and dance the night away as DJ Jeff Brown from iHeart Media will entertain us with music from the tropics, today’s dance music and limbo in the main room. Take a Shot Photo Booth, sponsored by STIFEL, will be on hand at the event to capture your “Parrot Head” memories of the evening.

The Indian River room will be bustling with excitement as the silent auction begins at 6:00 pm and will feature over 150 auction items. The pulling of the reverse raffle numbers begins a 6:30 pm. Upon the completion of the raffle, the live auction will commence with some returning favorites – Adam’s Ranch Tour and Lunch, Reverse Raffle Committee Dinner, Mosaic by Anita Prentice and some exciting new items.

For those of you who do not know what a Reverse Raffle is: A Reverse Raffle begins with 250 numbers. The first number wins a $100.00 and then every 25th number called wins $50.00, up to 225. The last 10 numbers all win a prize starting at $100.00 and ending with the grand prize of $2000.00.

Only 250 tickets will be sold for the raffle. Each ticket is $100.00 and entitles the ticket holder to one raffle number, admission for two, light appetizers, music, dancing, and a fabulous live & silent auction. Tickets are limited, advanced ticket purchase only, and no tickets will be available at the door.

The Reverse Raffle is a fundraiser for projects and goals of Main Street Fort Pierce, Inc. For more information or to purchase a ticket, please call Main Street at (772) 466-3880 or www.mainstreetfortpierce.org

Sponsors of the event are:
“Paradise Sponsor” – Seacoast Bank
“Sunset Entertainment Sponsor” – STIFEL
“Parrot Head Sponsors” – All in Fun, Custom Air Systems, HBK & HBKS Wealth Advisors, Ocean Chiropractic & Health Centers, Treasure Coast Health Care Systems, Waste Management Inc. of Florida
“Sandbar” Sponsors – Berger, Toombs, Elam, Gaines, & Frank CPA’s PL, Blue Water Grill, Cobb’s Landing, Original Tiki, CenterState Bank, Dibartolomeo, McBee, Hartley, & Barnes, PA, East Coast Lumber/Ace Hardware, Fort Pierce Yacht Club/Treasure Coast Youth Sailing, RK Davis Construction, South Coast Ear, Nose & Throat, Southern Eagle Distributing/Budweiser, Stamm Manufacturing, St. Lucie News Tribune/TcPalm.com, Subway Downtown, Treasures of Fort Pierce
“Coral Reef” Sponsor – Airtronics Automation & Security, E & J Traditional Services/Jane Rowley, Haisley Funeral & Cremation Services, Louden Bonded Pools, Miller Insurance, Post Insurance & Financial, LLC, St. Lucie Eye Associates, The Cake Lady, TLC Experts

Photo taken by: Mary Ann Ketcham

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Stars over St. Lucie – 4th of July Celebration

Stars Over St. Lucie – A 4th of July Celebration

Come out and join the City of Fort Pierce for Stars over St. Lucie a 4th of July Celebration! On Saturday, July 4, 2015 the festivities kicks off at 6:00 pm rain or shine, with entertainment by The Inverted and DJ – Jeff Brown from iHeart Media – WAVE 92.7 and OLDIES 103.7, FIREWORKS at 9:00 pm and finishing up with music by the band The Inverted until 10:00 pm.

InvertedSponsored by the Original Tiki – The Inverted are an electrifying 4 piece Indie Rock band out of Stuart Florida. Formed when all the members were in high school, The Inverted took their small beach town by storm! They’ve rocked the best venues Stuart has to offer and have spread their reach even further to places like Orlando, Jacksonville, West Palm Beach, and Miami! With a mind-numbingly stunning live show and passion like no other, The Inverted sculpted a sound based around the members unique vocal and instrumental talent and crafted something truly special. Influenced by great bands like U2, The Killers, The Strokes, RHCP, and The Shins, it’s a special sound that pleases your ears, and leaves you wanting more.

Ft-Pierce-Buick-GMC-sponsorDJ – Jeff Brown from iHeart Media – WAVE 92.7 and OLDIES 103.7 will feature Top 40 dance music for the crowd and MC the night’s events from the community stage. There will be inflatables from All in Fun for the kids, arts & crafts, food and fireworks, along with the newest line of vehicles from Garber Buick/GMC of Fort Pierce.

Common Ground Vineyard Church will be back at Stars over St. Lucie to present Civil War demonstrations. Pastor Todd and the gang will have a replica Civil War cannon that they will shoot off at 6:00 pm, 7:00 pm, 8:00 pm and 9:00 pm just in time to begin the fantastic fireworks show.

Many thanks to the City of Fort Pierce and our local businesses for sponsoring the fireworks. Stop by our sponsor booths and thank them for support! Sponsors for the fireworks are: Budweiser, Bluewater Beach Grill, the City of Fort Pierce, Cobb’s Landing, Fort Pierce Utilities Authority, Fort Pierce Yacht Club, Garber Buick/GMC of Fort Pierce, the Law Firm of Hoskins, Turco, Lloyd & Lloyd, Ocean Chiropractic & Health Center, the Original Tiki Bar, and Waste Management.

Business Partners: All in Fun, iHeart Media – WAVE 92.7 and OLDIES 103.7, Coca Cola Bottling Company, Park’s Rental, Reliable Poly John, and St. Lucie News Tribune/TcPalm.com

You won’t want to miss two days of food, fun, friends, and fireworks at Fort Pierce City Marina Square in historic downtown Fort Pierce – July 3rd and July 4th and don’t forget to visit our nationally acclaimed Farmer’s Market and Fort Pierce Jazz & Blues Society Craft Market during the morning of Saturday July 4, 2015

Fort Pierce City Marina Square – Melody Lane and Avenue A, Fort Pierce, FL 34950

For more information, contact Main Street Fort Pierce (772) 466-3880 or go to our website at www.mainstreetfortpierce.org

 

 

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Fireworks at July Friday Fest

DSC_1924Kick off the 4th of July weekend at Friday Fest on Friday, July 3, 2015 at Fort Pierce City Marina Square on Melody Lane from 5:30 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Come down to the longest running street festival on the Treasure Coast (26 years to be exact) to enjoy music, arts & crafts, food, fun, and fireworks.

Thanks to the generosity of local businesses; Budweiser, Bluewater Beach Grill, the City of Fort Pierce, Cobb’s Landing, Fort Pierce Utilities Authority, Fort Pierce Yacht Club, Garber Buick/GMC of Fort Pierce, the Law Firm of Hoskins, Turco, Lloyd & Lloyd, Ocean Chiropractic & Health Center, the Original Tiki Bar, and Waste Management – we proud to have fireworks at Friday Fest on July 3rd.

HTLLLogoHirez_copyThe Law Firm of Hoskins, Turco, Lloyd & Lloyd, one of the Treasure Coast’s most established firms, believes in the proud community of Fort Pierce and they are thrilled to be a main sponsor of this year’s July Friday Fest & 4th of July celebration. Ian T. Lloyd, Managing Partner at the firm, said “Our firm is proud to once again be a Main Street supporter and sponsor of the fireworks, especially for such a patriotic occasion.”

SED LogoSouthern Eagle Distributing – a true community leader is proud to be a sponsor of the fireworks for the July Friday Fest and 4th of July celebrations. Here at Southern Eagle we strive to bring our customers the very best products and stay competitive in every aspect of the industry, while supporting the community during this festive event” says Philip A. Busch president South Eagle Distributing

KPD_6416146The entertainment for Friday Fest will be held on the Community Stage between Cobb’s and Tiki with the band Checkmate. Checkmate is a seasoned group of professionals who love playing classic rock n roll, blues and 80’s. They have been rocking together for years; enjoying their fans and playing beautiful music. Jeff Brown, from iHeart Media – WAVE 92.7 and OLDIES 103.7 will be there at Friday Fest to entertain the crowd with Top 40 music.

Kids will be entertained with a bounce house and a cool blow up slide. Arts & crafts vendors will line up in front of the Indian River in Marina Square for your shopping experience. Friday Fest will have a wide variety of food vendor choices including BBQ, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Stir fry, Americana, and various snack items. Stop by and support our vendors and sponsors, while checking out the newest line of vehicles from Dyer Chevrolet of Fort Pierce and Garber Buick/GMC of Fort Pierce.

IMG_2524Common Ground Vineyard Church will be at Friday Fest to present Civil War demonstrations. Pastor Todd and the gang will have a replica Civil War cannon that they will shoot off at 6:00 pm, 7:00 pm, 8:00 pm and 9:00 pm just in time to begin the fantastic fireworks show.

Friday Fest will conclude with a fireworks show at approximately 9:00 pm. After Friday Fest, continue your evening with a nightcap and some muchies at our local downtown restaurants. Shop, Dine & Support Local Businesses!

Business Partners: All in Fun, iHeart Media – WAVE 92.7 and OLDIES 103.7, Coca Cola Bottling Company, Dyer Chevrolet of Fort Pierce, Park’s Rental, Reliable Poly John, and St. Lucie News Tribune/TcPalm.com

Fort Pierce City Marina Square – Melody Lane and Avenue A, Fort Pierce, FL 34950

For more information, contact Main Street Fort Pierce (772) 466-3880 or go to our website at www.mainstreetfortpierce.org

 

 

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