Don’t miss the concert Saturday at 3:30 on the main outside stage at PorktoberQue, featuring Georgia native Evan Barber and his band, the Dead Gamblers. You will love their fresh Americana sound, combined with a country twang and southern roots! Take a listen to them here: http://www.evanbarber.com or read what critics have to say about them in the article below. Admission is $5 per person, and the concert is free with your paid admission. Also on Saturday, The Polka Dots play on the inside stage, the car show is from 10-3, the Reptile Discovery program is several times throughout the day, and football on the tvs in the Man Cave. PorktoberQue is at the Houston County Farm Center in Dothan, Ala. Visit www.PorktoberQue.com or call 334-699-1475 for information.
Also, you may notice the “TBA” that is Saturday on the outside stage at noon. The Alabama Music Association is filling that slot with a bunch of artists who will each perform on or two songs. The list is as follows:
Kyle Brigham.……Award wining State(Alabama Music Association) and National(North America Country Music Association International) Male/Traditional Country Artist
Vikki Latner.……..Award wining State(Alabama Music Association) and National (North America Country Music Association International) Female /Traditional Country Artist
Jimmy Harris…..Award Wining state(AMA) & National(NACMAI) male Traditional Country Artist 50+
Nori Hendrix………Award Wining State Female Traditional Country Artist
Tucker Wilson….. Award Wining State Youth Male Traditional Country Artist
Deanna Johnson….. Award Wining State and National Youth Female New Country ARtist
Avery Griffith…… Award Wining State Youth Female New Country Artist
Mike Turner…. Award Wining State Male Traditional Country
Summer Waters…….Award Wining State Youth Female New Country
Ryan Waters……….Award Wining State Male New Country
Also, we have several gospel and praise bands lined up on Sunday, September 25th. We’ll get that list updated soon, but it includes
- New Freedom Praise Band
- Glory Revealed
- Headland Female Gospel Chorus
- Allison & Tabitha Award wining state and national New Gospel Duo of the Year
- Avery Griffith New Gospel Artists
- Mike Turner Gospel Artist
- Albert Waters Gospel Artist
- Summer Waters Youth New Gospel
While we still are working on our full Saturday lineup (and hope to be bringing in a couple of bands from Orlando to round out a youthful sound) we are pleased to announce that Southern Chain Gang will come on up to rock from the panhandle of Florida and will headline Saturday night at 7:30 pm at the Five Star Festhaus Stage.
SouthernChain Gang was formed back in 2009 by four guys who loved to entertain crowds of people. They strive to make each preformance better than the one before, playing a wide variety of music that is sure to please both country and rock fans alike. Their originals will get you up out of your seats and create a party atmosphere that is widely enjoyed. The band members include: Dan Powell / Guitarist and Vocalist, Brandon Shields / Bassist and Vocalist, Travis Powell / Lead Guitarist and Vocalist, and William Steverson / Drums and Vocalist. For booking call Dan Powell @ (334) 360-1314 or contact SomerTyme Productions and talk to Bobby Somers @ (334) 791-3751.