St Patrick’s Day Friday Fest – Friday March 2, 2012
Main Street Fort Pierce, Seacoast National Bank and Trew & Sons Jewelers will bring a little bit of Irish to the March 2th Friday Fest. The festival will begin at 5:30 pm with Green Beer, Acoustic Roots Music, and Irish Dancers.
BEER – Budweiser has promised the Green Beer will be flowing and a special Irish beer Donnybrook Stout will be at the Specialty Tent. “Donnybrook Stout is the most refreshing dark beer you could ever imagine this side ofDublin! Donnybrook Stout is a product of Victory Brewing Company and distributed by Southern Eagle Distributing Company.
Uproot Hootenanny is a 3 year old roots group that combines equal parts of bluegrass, folk, rock, country and Celtic music. The band is widely versatile with music ranging from the Rolling Stones’ You Can’t Always Get What You Want and the Grateful Dead’s Catfish John to Johnny Cash’s Folsom Prison Blues and traditional tunes.
All five members (guitarist Brian Bolen, banjo player David Welch, violinist Brian Trew, mandolinist Billy Gilmore and bassist Rolando Willimann) not only sing, but can also play a variety of instruments. “Uproot Hootenanny” will bring you a show that will have you stomping your feet and dancing in the street.
DANCERS – We have The Rondeau School of Irish Step Dance. The dance group is Co- Directed by Chanda Rondeau Newman and Kathleen Rondeau, both certified Irish Dance instructors. They teach locally to students from age 5 and up and The Rondeau School of Irish Step Dance will be at Friday Fest for 1 set only at 6:00 pm in front of the library. If you would like more information on classes or performances for The Rondeau School of Irish Step Dance go to www.Rondeauschool.com.
Make sure you bring your appetite when you come to Friday Fest. Other food vendors at Friday Fest includes Greek, Caribbean, barbeque ribs & chicken, seafood,Americana, and various snack items.
Bring the kids to Friday Fest! All in Fun. Inc, has teamed up withMain StreetFort Pierceto provide children’s activities during Friday Fest. The children’s activities include a Giant Slide and a bounce house. Have your face painted by Masquerade Expressions.
Arts & crafts vendors will line up in front of theIndian RiverinMarina Square.
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!
Come on down for Green Beer, Acoustic Roots Music, Irish Dancers and a special St. Patrick’s Day Friday Fest – Friday, March 2, 2012 – 5:30 pm 9:00 pm at Fort Pierce City Marina Square. Melody Lane and Avenue A,Fort Pierce,FL34950
Experience the luck of the Irish at Friday Fest!
SEACOAST NATIONAL BANK
TREW & SONS JEWELERS
Yearly Sponsors of Friday Fest includes:
All in Fun, Budweiser, Clear Channel Communications,
Coca-Cola, Park’s Rental, Reliable Poly Johns, St. Lucie News Tribune