swampfestlogo2016
         
Click on logos to visit web sites.
If you wish to become a sponsor,
download sponsor
application 
package here.
MAIN EVENT
SPONSOR


KING NEPTUNE
STAGE SPONSOR


      
        
    
 

       
  
coastline-realty

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


chickfila

hardees

aybendesign
antiqueannie
flconcerttalent

Click here to view the Sponsor Board or the Non Profit Donation Board

If you wish to become a sponsor, 
download sponsor application 
package 
here.

Banner
Friday, 31 December 2010 03:09

 
2016 General Information PDF Print E-mail
ADMISSION:
$8 at the gate (13 yrs +)
Kids 6-12 $4; Kids 5 and under free.
Cash Only at Gate
ATM on Premises
For more information please call (352) 597-4424
SORRY:
No dogs or alcohol
ORGANIZED BY:
Hernando Environmental Land Protector
Weeki Wachee Crime Watch
Weeki Wachee Area Club  

 

Volunteers Needed please click here for application

 
Parking information

 

FREE REMOTE PARKING

There is no charge for the shuttle service, but donations are accepted to help defray the costs to the organizations providing the vehicles.

Parking at the Swampfest is coordinated by the Spring Hill Fire Police and Hernando County Sherriff's deputies. Visitors are asked to watch for signs and follow instructions for the safety and convenience of all.

Parking on the shoulder of US 19. is prohibited by Hernando County Ordinance and drivers are advised to avoid leaving vehicles in this area.

 
Welcome to 2016 Swamp Fest


swamp monster

Now in its 23rd year, the Weeki Wachee Swamp Fest returns March 11, 12 and 13, 2016.

 

Each year, Swamp Fest committee member Audrey Holley of Weeki Wachee invites adults and children to submit drawings for the T-shirts and caps the event members produce for the yearly event.

For information on the 2016 Swamp Fest Mascot Contest click here

The Weeki Wachee Swamp Fest has grown from a small local community fundraising festival to a statewide annual event attracting over thousands of fun seekers and featuring more than one hundred and forty arts and craft vendors.

 

Along with a great variety of food to enjoy like fried grouper, bar-b-que chicken, crab cakes, Alligator, bloom in' onion, jambalaya, greens & black eyed peas, beans and rice, fried green tomatoes, slaw, hot dogs, Cuban Sandwiches, hamburgers, the entertainment program includes dancers, folk, country and instrumental music throughout the weekend.

 

The “Swamp Monster” contest has always been a favorite with the crowd, and with clever and wildly creative costumes, kids and adults alike vie for the cash prizes. Drawings for over 200 other prizes throughout the event, as well. (...read more about Swamp Monster contest)

There is a $8 admission at the gate; Kids 6-12 $4; Kids 5 and under free. For more information please call (352) 597-9421

 

2016 Winning Entry

Each year, Swamp Fest committee member Audrey Holley of Weeki Wachee invites adults and children to submit drawings for the T-shirts and caps the event members produce for the yearly event.

 

1st place (design on shirts, see image): Deborah Nicholson, Hernando Beach
($100 prize)

2nd place: Dominic Sims, West Hernando Middle School
($75 prize)

3rd place: Summer Grieves-Colclough

($50 prize) 

 

Student designs:

1st: Adara Mandi,   
($30 Walmart gift card)

2nd place: Heidi Alamo
($20 Walmart gift card)

3rd place:  , West Hernando Middle School (Gift Cards)

 

 
«StartPrev12NextEnd»

Page 1 of 2