A Sultry Summer night of Blues, BBQ,
Burgers & Brats down on the River.......
Presented by Farmers Bank and Harrod Concrete & Stone Co.
Benefiting Family Abuse Services
For the local community there is a HUGE surprise in store!!!!! We are very excited to announce that a newly formed group called Catfish Alley have come together to open up the Capital City Blues & River Festival! This extremely talented group of local artists are: Mayor Bill May, Bassist Bobby Redding, “Video Dave” Rodgers, Dr. Brad Chase, Saxophonist Matty Rodgers, Singer/Guitarist Dan Eaton, Versailles’ Ron Lucas and keyboardist Bill VanArsdale.
As if that isn't enough excitement, Toad Strangler is returning again this year as the headliner!!!! WOW, WOW, WOW!!!!!! Toad Strangler is an American Blues/Rock band based out of Bowling Green Ky. The five member group consisting of drums, bass, guitars, keys, organ and harmonica, sports multi vocals with a dynamo female lead vocalist! This blues oriented group concentrates mainly on their original music while pulling off some long overdue remakes from the past! Check them out now at http://toad-strangler.com
BBQ and fixin's will be available for purchase at the festival from Fall City Smokers AND burgers & brats will be available for purchase from the Frankfort Police Department. Assorted soft drinks and water will also be available for purchase. 100% of their sales go directly to Family Abuse Services, Inc. There will also be a desserts auction with lots of wonderful goodies to choose from!!! We highly encourage you to take a night off from cooking and enjoy a night of GREAT music and loads of fun!!!!!!
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
No ID required. Children 12 and under get in free.
What can/can't I bring to the event?
You can bring blankets, chairs, food, and beverages to the event.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
How many people can come with a table purchase?
Eight people get tickets with each table purchased.
What happens if it rains?
Concert will go on rain or shine
When & Where
Family Abuse Services, Inc. (FASI)
Family Abuse Services, Inc. - In addition to building awareness and coordinating services for domestic violence and elder abuse victims, Family Abuse Services, Inc. (FASI) maintains SOLACE which is this community’s only safe house for victims of domestic violence and elder abuse. Last year, FASI assisted 187 individuals (men, women, and children) by providing over 1,821 safe nights of housing, developing future safety plans or providing referrals to other community support services. These services were provided all while renovating and transitioning to a newer and larger facility in which the shelter was not in full operation for approximately 3 months!.