Drop anchor and whet your appetite for the 1st Annual Stuart Seafood Festival November 16 to 17 at Memorial Park in Stuart to benefit the Rivers Coalition. The two-day extravaganza will have crowds feasting on fresh seafood while enjoying live entertainment, cruising the array of nautical vendors and letting the kids explore and enjoy an array of activities just for them. Itâ€™s a weekend of delicious fun for the whole family!
Festival gates are open 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, November 16 where guests will enjoy the sounds of Brett Duff Acoustic, The Samantha Russell Band, The Long Run, an Eagles Tribute Band, and the Dave Mathews Tribute Band while noshing on savory seafood, visiting vendors and enjoying the kids activities.
Festivities last from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Sunday, November 17. Don't miss out on your last chance to indulge in fresh seafood, visit the vendors, and have some fun! The entertainment lineup for the day includes the Killbillies, Fresh Catch, and the Amber Leigh Band.
Tickets are on sale now for $5 in advance and $7 at the gates. Kids 12 and under are free. Parking is also free. Purchase tickets in Stuart at Santos Pizza, Kids Need More Art, Fresh Catch Seafood Grill, Ocean Blue Yacht Sales, and Nickerson & Company at Marriott Hutchinson Island. Tickets are also available at Grand Slam Tackle in Jupiter, Jenkins Landscape and Juno Shoe Girl in Hobe Sound, and Chillin the Most in Jensen Beach. Funds raised will help the Rivers Coalition to file a clean water legal action in order to jumpstart negotiations to end the destruction of the St. Lucie River and implement workable solutions.
The Rivers Coalition is a non-profit organization dedicated to ending the pollution of the St. Lucie River from Lake Okeechobee. Its mission is to fight for a safe, healthy and ecologically balanced St. Lucie River Estuary and Indian River Lagoon, natural resources that are vital to the economy and quality of life of Martin County and the Treasure Coast. For more information about the Rivers Coalition, visit http://www.riverscoalition.org.
For more information about the 1st Annual Stuart Seafood Festival, visit http://www.StuartSeafoodFestival.com or https://www.facebook.com/stuartseafoodfestival.