Sun, Sand, Food and Music at
Misquamicut Fallfest is Back for year 9!
What: Amusements, Actobatrix, music headliners perform all weekend including 2014 American Idol Finalist Sam Woolf, local bands, over a dozen fantastic food vendors, rides, knocker ball, arts and crafts, Karate Demo, Lemon Car Show and much more! Admission is $8. Parking is FREE. Children under 4 are free.
Where: Misquamicut State Beach, Westerly
When: Friday, May 10th from 5pm - 11pm;
Saturday, May 11th from 11am -11pm;
Sunday, May 12th from 11am - 5pm.
Who: Hosted by the Misquamicut Business Association (MBA) and Town of Westerly
How: Purchase General Admission tickets online at Eventbrite.com. General Admission tickets also available at the gate for $8. Kids under 4 free, free parking. Headline concerts included in general admission. Special reserved seating also available for Aztec Two-Step/Sam Woolf/John Batdorf concert only.
Shop, Drink, Eat, and Much More
Over a dozen food vendors will be on hand to serve local festival favorites from chowder to sausage and peppers, fried dough, bacon delights, Del’s, gelato, tacos, kettle corn, pizza and seafood dishes. It’s a virtual Food Truck Rodeo! In addition, dozens of crafters and commercial vendors will sell their wares. Home Depot will hold a workshop for children. Kids can enjoy performances by magicians Larry and David, “Miracle Fish Puppets” as well as Mary Poppins and Snow White and get henna tattoos, princess dresses, make sand art, toy helicopters, hair wraps, and face painting while adults can enjoy rides, crafts, candles, honey, shopping for handbags, t-shirts, jewelry, bamboo clothes, and housewares.
The Classic Car Show is hosted by “The Doc” on Saturday and Sunday from11 until 3. Featuring People’s Choice awards and Best in Show Trophy with giveaways and personalities from 102.3FM The Wolf.
Rock with your favorite music as Springfest brings headliners to the Music Tent. Friday Night Ryan Piccolo and Displacedanger open for Dirty Deeds: The AC/DC Experience with their high energy and wildly entertaining tribute to one of the world’s best rock bands. Saturday Night is Singer/Songwriter night with Folk Rock Legends Aztec Two-Step 2.0 featuring Rex Fowler and John Batdorf who scored a Top 20 hit with the band Silver called “Wham Bam” which was recently used in the Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Soundtrack. Rounding off the night is the incomparable Sam Woolf, best known for his rise to stardom as a Top 5 finalist on the 2014 season of American Idol. Sunday A Whole Lotta Heart rocks the music tent with a tribute to both Heart and Led Zepplin after Rapunzel and Snow White. Ending the day on the mainstage is the first ever area appearance from the new progressive rock group Spacejunk is Forever. A host of entertainers provide non-stop fun on two stages all weekend.
Non-stop Family Fun
Walk the midway of world-class rides including the Ferris Wheel, Scrambler, kiddy rides and games. Children will love Face Painting, sand art and kids music. Those over 18 can even climb a rock wall. Martial Arts demonstrations by Keifer’s and Sheild, Amy the mime, Snow White and more await!
All these activities and more take place at one of Rhode Island’s most beautiful spots, Misquamicut Beach. For further information on Springfest Weekend firstname.lastname@example.org Misquamicut Beach on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or www.misquamicutfestival.org.
Contact: Caswell Cooke, Jr.
Misquamicut Business Association