A new week, and a new weekend show to look forward to! Catch Bucky Covington and his band on Friday, August 9th at the Tastes and Talents of the North Country festival, which is part of the big Bassmaster Elite tournament in Waddington, NY. FishingWorld.com has more information about the action-packed weekend:
The festival lineup is huge. For starters, more than two dozen food and wine vendors, plus scores of artists, crafters and local businesses will be on hand.
A big part of the festival will be music: 15 acts are scheduled over the four days. Headliners include Bucky Covington on Friday at 7:30 p.m.; Jason Michael Carroll on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. (followed by fireworks); and at 1 p.m. Sunday, Syracuse band Chris Taylor and the Custom Taylor (named "Best Country Band" in Central New York).
Other activities for attendees include the Hawg Trough, a 50-foot tank filled with local species; "Talons! A Birds of Prey Experience"; the Fishing Simulator; horse-drawn carriage rides; an antique car show; a beer tent; belt sander drag racing; and rides by Ghost Rider Helicopters. The tournament’s title sponsor, Evan Williams Bourbon, will offer tasting of its Bourbons.
Sounds like a great time! The festival's activities are free and open to the public, so don't miss the fun. More soon!