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Strawberry Festival Features Eclectic Mix of Performers

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Strawberry Festival Features Eclectic Mix of Performers

Moulton, Ala. (April 10, 2018) – The Strawberry Festival is pleased to announce the entertainment lineup at the 2018 event set for May 4-5 in downtown Moulton. This year’s event features country, gospel, oldies and folk performers, school bands and line dancers on two stages.

While the strawberry takes center stage, the Strawberry Festival features an eclectic mix of music representing a variety of genres and showcases the talents of local school bands and line dancers. Music gets underway on Friday, May 4th at 11 a.m. and runs all day. On Saturday, May 5th, the entertainment fires up at 9 a.m. and lasts until 7 p.m.

The lineup is as follows: (schedule subject to change.)

Friday, May 4


11:00AM        Josie Jones (Alfa Insurance Stage)

11:15AM        Dawson Mitchell (Alfa Insurance Stage)

LCHS Individual Performers (Alfa Insurance Stage)

11:30AM        Hazlewood Elementary School “Rise Up” (CB&S Bank Stage)

12:00PM         LCHS Band (Alfa Insurance Stage)

1:00PM           MMS Band (Alpha Insurance Stage)

2:00-4:00PM  Various Performers (both stages)

5:00PM           Hands of Grace (Alpha Insurance Stage)

5:30PM           Smokin’ Boots Line Dancing (CB&S Bank Stage)

6:00PM           Line Dancing Classes, Crowd Participation (CB&S Bank Stage)

Jackson Tyler Band (Alfa Insurance Stage)


Saturday, May 5

9:00AM          Dawson Mitchell (Alfa Insurance Stage)

9:15AM          Josie Jones (Alfa Insurance Stage)

9:30AM          Moulton Church of God Praise Team (Alfa Insurance Stage)

10:00AM        Crossing Dixie (Alfa Insurance Stage)

11:00AM        Bama Dancers and Cloggers (CB&S Bank Stage)

Hannah Seymore (Alfa Insurance Stage)

11:30AM        Danielle Hargroves (Alfa Insurance Stage)

12:00PM         Ray Sparks Band (Alfa Insurance Stage)

Honoring local Veterans (CB&S Bank Stage)

12:30PM         Smokin’ Boots Line Dancing (CB&S Bank Stage)

1:00PM           Line Dancing Classes, Crowd Participation (CB&S Bank Stage)

Ray Henson and the Kellys (Alfa Insurance Stage)

1:30PM           Larry Yarbrough and Friends (CB&S Bank Stage)

2:00PM           Replay, the Band (Alfa Insurance Stage)

2:30PM           The Liberty Quartet (CB&S Bank Stage)

3:00PM           Moulton Church of God Praise Team (CB&S Bank Stage)

3:30PM           The Ben Parker Project (Alfa Insurance Stage)

3:45PM           Hands of Grace (CB&S Bank Stage)

4:15PM           Dawson Mitchell (CB&S Bank Stage)

4:30PM           Tosha Hill Band (Alfa Insurance Stage)

The Jackson Tyler Band (CB&S Bank Stage)

5:30PM           Smokin’ Boots Line Dancing (CB&S Bank Stage)

Dirt Road Diamonds (Alfa Insurance Stage)

6:00PM           Line Dancing Classes, Crowd Participation (CB&S Bank Stage)

The 2018 Strawberry Festival is set for May 4-5, and along with live music, the family-friendly event offers free inflatable activities for kids, the Lawrence County Fire Fighters and Rapid Response Volunteers display, contests, a classic car/truck/motorcycle show and arts and crafts. Festival hours are 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, May 4 and 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, May 5. Admission is free. Proceeds benefit the Jesse Owens Runners’ Club and local schools.

Approximately 10,000 attendees made their way to the 2017 event held on the square in downtown Moulton. To ensure another successful event, sponsorships are needed and are available for every business and individual with levels ranging from $50 to $1,000. Sponsors receive a comprehensive package of benefits including exposure leading up to and throughout the festival weekend and through social media. For more information, visit http://www.strawberryfestivalmoulton.com/index.html.

Booth space for arts and crafts, political campaigns, non-profit organizations, food vendors and other vendors is available. Rental fees range from $100 to $250 for a 10-by-12 booth for both days. Booth set-up begins at 6 a.m. Friday morning and must be complete before the start of the festival. Registration deadline to apply is April 28, 2018. To download an application, go to http://www.strawberryfestivalmoulton.com/uploads/6/9/1/5/69158275/strawberry_festival_2018_booth_rental_forms.pdf.

For more information, visit www.strawberryfestivalmoulton.com or their Facebook page at www.facebook.com/StrawberryFestivalMoulton or contact Event Director Stan Johnson at 256.566.4410, neverquitsj@aol.com.

Written by 49 County News.Net

April 12, 2018 at 12:31 AM

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