make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

Seafood, Blues & Jazz Festival hits the stage this weekend

READ MORE:
poster-icon-2.jpg

FORT FISHER, NC (WWAY) -- It's going to be a gorgeous weekend. What better way to enjoy it than at the beach, with some tasty seafood and a little music?

Actually, make that a lot of music. The 18th Annual Pleasure Island Seafood, Blues & Jazz Festival is this weekend.

Families can enjoy a free kids zone, check out arts and crafts and enjoy a wine garden. The big draw is the music There will be 15 bands plus the main attraction Saturday night.

"We have a blues stage. We have a jazz stage," Pleasure Island Chamber of Commerce President Gail McCloskey said. "They're both going all day long. The music starts at 12:30 p.m. on both stages. Jimmy Vaughn is our headliner. He'll be appearing at 8 p.m. on Saturday night."

Tickets are $30 for both Saturday and Sunday if you buy them in advance. At the gate it's $30 for Saturday and $15 for Sunday. The festival is at the Fort Fisher Military Recreation Area.

Disclaimer: Comments posted on this, or any story are opinions of those people posting them, and not the views or opinions of WWAY NewsChannel 3, its management or employees. You can view our comment policy here.

»