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Cooter Festival

Since 2004, this festival is a weekend full of music and fun. Free admission and parking!

Dates

Friday October 25, 2019
 5 p.m. – 10 pm
Saturday, October 26, 2019
11a.m. – 9 pm
Sunday October 27, 2019
11:30 a.m. – 5 pm

Location

Whispering Pines City Park, 1700 Forest Drive, Inverness

Festival Highlights

  • Cooter Swamp VIP Party by Oscar Penn's
  • Carnival Rides
  • Hourly Cooter Races
  • Cooterween Costume Contest
  • Roving Costume Characters
  • Sunny Cooter's Pool Party
  • Guns and Hoses Softball Game
  • Kids Zone with Splash Pad
  • Cooter's Coed Softball Tournament

Entertainment Overview

Friday, October 25, 2019
Hours for Friday: 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.

  • 5:00 p.m. Opening: Peace of Woodstock performance sponsored by Acentria Insurance at the main stage
  • 7:30 p.m. Oscan Penn's Cooter Swamp VIP Party at the pavilion
  • 8:00 p.m. Headliner: Nuthin' Fancy - music of Lynryd Skynryd sponsored by Insight Credit Union at the main stage

Saturday, October 26, 2019
Hours for Saturday: 11a.m. – 9 p.m.

  • 11:00 a.m. Whispering Pines City Park Expo in the pavilion
  • 12:00 p.m. The Contenders Band sponsored by Cattle Dog Coffee Roasters at the main stage
  • 3:30 p.m. Humans in Disguise sponsored by Cricket Wireless at the main stage
  • 6:30 p.m. Headliner Fleetwood Max sponsored by SellState Realty at the main stage

Sunday, October 27, 2019
Hours for Sunday: 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

  • 11:30 a.m. Cooterween Costume Contest check-in at the pavilion
  • 12:00 p.m. Cooterween Costume Contest sponsored by Duke Energy at the pavilion
  • 1:30 p.m. Cooter Scavenger Hunt sponsored by Waste Management
  • 2:00 p.m. Band 4Play sponsored by Grand Living at main stage
  • 3:00 p.m. Leesburg Blues Brothers perform sponsored by Apopka Marine at main stage