RAIN OR SHINE: Springfest succeeds despite weather

first_img RAIN OR SHINE: Springfest succeeds despite weather Ramping up: Trojans participate in spring practice The Charles Henderson will wrap up what has been a smooth spring this Wednesday in the Troy Cable Spring Classic…. read more Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day A rain shower was no reason for the vendors at the Springfest arts and crafts show in Brundidge Saturday to fold their tents and go home. Nor was it reason for the crowd to scatter.A short time after the rain stopped, Springfest was up and going again, said Dixie Shehane, Springfest chair.“We probably lost a few people when the rain started but, when it stopped, more people came,” Shehane said. “The rain didn’t put a damper on Springfest 2019. It was a good festival all the way around.”Shehane said Springfest, which is sponsored annually by the Brundidge Business Association, featured quality vendors and they all seemed pleased with the crowd and with the day’s sales. Email the author Book Nook to reopen You Might Like Next Up“The entertainment was outstanding throughout the day,” she said. “It was probably the best slate of entertainment we have had.”The Sensational Dollettes, the Troy Baton Company, Johnny Barron and Waterfall, the MoJo Band and the Arnold Sheppard Family provided entertainment from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. “We are fortunate to have so many talented musicians and singers who are willing to share their talents in support of our community,” Shehane said. “The BBA is grateful for their willingness to be a part of Springfest and thank them for their commitment to our community.”The Kids Corner was enjoyed by youngsters throughout the day and provided fun for the kids while their parents shopped and enjoyed the entertainment and fellowship that is a hallmark of Springfest. Sponsored Content Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson A highlight of the festival was the Cow Chip Contest, featuring Baby the Cow. Ten minutes into the contest, Baby made Ryan Williams the Cow Chip winner and he took home a cash prize of $500.Shehane said the BBA is very appreciative of the support for Springfest. BBA members are looking forward to the business association’s next big event which will be the Independence Day Parade the last Saturday in June. Shehane said this is Alabama’s Bicentennial year and a huge parade is being planned so everyone is encouraged to make plans to enter. By The Penny Hoarder Published 3:00 am Tuesday, May 14, 2019 Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Latest Stories Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits By Jaine Treadwell 12PrevNextStartStop Print Article Around the WebIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthBest 13 Fortnite Skins That You NeedTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more