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Annual Membership Picnic – Blues Festival- Fathers Day

Annual Membership Picnic, Blues Festival, Father’s Day weekend
Turpentine Creek will hold its First Annual Membership Picnic on Father’s Day, Sunday, June 21. This day-long event will feature live music on the big stage, a wrap up to the week-long Eureka Springs Blues Festival, which runs from Saturday, June 13 through the 21st, with live blues at various locales all over town.
Acts appearing at Turpentine Creek the day of the event will include the Brick Fields Gospel Brunch, Lucious Spiller, the Noah Wotherspoon, and an All-Star Jam.
Music will start at noon.
Food vendors will be on site with plenty to eat. Beer will also be available. No coolers please!
In addition to great food and great music, the picnic will include a giant inflatable bouncy house for the kids.
Admission to the event is free for members and $5 for non-members. Members also have access to the refuge during the event. Normal admission rates apply to non-members.
The event will be preceded at 11 a.m. by a memorial for the late Clif Jackson, brother of TCWR President Tanya Jackson, who passed away recently.
For more information on this event, call Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge at (479) 253-5841. For details on the Blues Festival, go tohttp://www.eurekaspringsblues.com or email info@EurekaSpringsBlues.com.
To get your membership to Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge, go to https://www.turpentinecreek.org/memberships-2.