Beach Town Festival in Florida Postponed this Weekend Due to Hurricane Matthew

BEACH TOWN FESTIVAL

The 2016 Beach Town Music Festival, set to be held this weekend at Indian River County Fairgrounds, has been postponed due to Florida Governor Rick Scott declaring a State of Emergency for all of Florida’s 67 counties.

“Due to inclement weather, we regretfully announce the Beach Town Music Festival will be postponed to a later date,” said Gary Dewaard, owner of the festival and Basis Entertainment. “We are disappointed to make this announcement, but in the interest of public safety, this decision was made to protect the fans, artists, vendors and staff.”

The inaugural event was schedule for Friday, Oct 7 and Saturday, Oct 8.  The lineup was to include Vero Beach’s own Jake Owen.  Other artists scheduled for the two-day festival included legendary rocker Bret Michaels, Gin Blossoms, Edwin McCain, LA Guns, plus country actsDavid Nail, Clare Dunn, David Ray, Scotty Emerick and Adley Stump.

Details about the rescheduled date will be announced shortly and tickets holders are advised to retain their tickets, which will be honored at the rescheduled event.  Visitwww.beachtownfestival.com for more information.

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.