Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Jim Bowie Festival Adds More Entertainment; Growing Bigger

VIDALIA, LA -  A Concordia Chamber of Commerce spoke person announced today several additional entertainment venues to be held September, 27th and 28th .... The Harrigill Family Bluegrass/Gospel will perform at 4:00 pm on the 27th and Greg Robinson , a local blues musician, will follow. 
Many features included: 
Country Boy Mark Porter 
  • The Jim Bowie Solid Gold Saturday Night with Country Boy Mark Porter, Belle Plain Revival, Natchez Backroads Band, Scratch, Trent LeJune & Doubletime, The Harrigills, Greg Robinson and The Sand Bar Duel Re-Enactment, 
  • The Jim Bowie State Championship BBQ Throwdown (KCBS Sanctioned)
  • Little Mr & Miss Bowie Pageant 
  • Mechanical Bull Buck-Off Contest
  • RedNeck Adventures - Archery & Skeet shooting competitions Men, Women's, Youth, and Veteran/Disabled Categories GREAT Prizes and GREAT fun!
  • 4H Pet Show & 4H Cookery Contest
This year is going to be BIG!!! See you there!  
Call 318-336-8223 for more information or visit www.concordiapchamber.com for schedules and pricing 

The Concordia Chamber of Commerce  announced the The  Annual Jim Bowie Festival   will be held in Vidalia, La on September 27- 28th.  The festivities will begin Friday the 27th at 4:00 pm with The Harrigill Bluegrass Family; then Mr Greg Robinsona local blues artist, at 5:30 and at 8:00 pm until 12:00 pm the big band sound of the Belle Plain Revival  which will set the mood for the upcoming Saturday fun entertainment and other scheduled events.

The Saturday entertainment and events schedule begins when the gate opens at 10:00 am for the all day affair. At 10:30 am the Jim Bowie Re-enactment begins and the list of events and entertainment goes on all day ... come join the fun ..

Source: FCNews Staff report/update