Great reunion show aboard the Carnival Paradise for the Band of Oz. Huge crowd and lots of new interest in our show for July.
This is gonna be a great time for all....good way to start the celebration for the 20th annual Bank of Botetourt Beach Music Festival!
Santa was VERY good to the Bank of Botetourt Beach Music Festival 2018! MANY SPECIAL GIFTS AND SURPRISES ARE IN STORE FOR US....this 20th YEAR CELEBRATION!
Upon opening gift #1 we discovered "Gary Lowder &Smokin Hot" on tap to play at Glen Maury Park in Buena Vista on FRIDAY night July 27th!! A CBMA award nominated and winning band with the CBMA "Song of the Year" they will kick off our 20th year in style.
Next we tore into the first of 3 gifts! Tearing the wrapper off the ...stage gift we found inside the "ENTERTAINERS" just a groovin up a storm and waiting to once again grace the covered stage at the park in July!
Gift #2 found the "Blackwater Rhythm & Blues neatly wrapped in contract tape and straining to get out of the box and take the stage!!
Gift #3, in festive wrapping and bursting at the seams,"BAND OF OZ" ready to help us end the 20th YEAR in this great festival!
YEP FANS....There will be lots of new and exciting things in this 20th festival, like limited raffle tickets for a exciting cruise, a paparazzi style entrance, Pre-sale of 20 year limited edition special T-Shirts shipped to fans prior to the event, special camping rates for 4 days or more at the park and more things were stuffed into the stocking of the 20th BANK OF BOTETOURT BEACH MUSIC FESTIVAL!! Stay tuned for new announcements and celebrations!! Plan to attend now, pre-tickets go on sale March 1st with early entry tickets going first!
Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Ammon Tharp of the original Bill Deal and the Rhondels who passed away yesterday. He was truly the heart and soul of beach music. RIP
End of the year meeting went great and ideas for the 20th are being finalized!!! Big announcements for the 2018 20th Beach Music Festival to be better than ever (that's a tough job) are in the works!! STAY TUNED for announcements and grand announcement first of JAN, 2018!!! Now for more 2017 business....BEST OF SHOW ENTRY# 23 JAMIE GEARHEART 2004 FORD MUSTANG COBRA, BUENA VISTA , GMP BMF EVENT TROPHY JIMMY ANDREWS 1968 PLYMOUTH GTX HEMI, BEDFORD VA. and MAYOR’S TROPHY BILLY & CAROLYN McDANIEL 1955 PLYMOUTH BELVEDERE, SALEM, VA. Congratulations to all the classic car show winners, watch out for next years event information!
#19 was GREAT! THANKS TO ALL the sponsors, vendors, bands , volunteers and guests who attended the classic car show and the terrific concerts.
YEA!!! TODAY'S THE DAY the Bank of Botetourt Beach Music Festival & Classic Car Show is ON!!!! WEATHER is gonna be perfect!! Come on over!! Car Show starts at 8-10 registration, Band of Oz takes the stage at NOON and gate opens at 10 a.m!!
RAIN OR SHINE
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updates on the Classic Car Show...
ENTERTAINERS TONIGHT IN COVERED PAVILION 6:00
GLEN MAURY PARK BUENA VISTA
and remember Friday and Saturday....Rain or Shine the music goes on....and we've added a big ole tent to the side of the pavilion for overflow crowds! Car Show may start late because of morning showers....watch here for updates!!