BBQ & Bluegrass Festival
On Sunday, August 6th between 5pm and 9pm, Silver Spring Township is hosting an annual BBQ & Bluegrass Festival at Willow Mill Park, Mechanicsburg. This event honors local veterans and all proceeds benefit the Veterans Memorial at Willow Mill Park. Vendors will open at 5pm and the “Hillbilly Gypsies” will perform on stage starting at 5:15pm
The Hillbilly Gypsies are a nationally known bluegrass band recognized for their award- winning picking skills, musical arrangements, and high-energy performance! Bring your lawn chair and stay awhile! Vendors include food, drinks (non-alcoholic), arts & crafts, and of course Bluegrass music! Chicken BBQ Dinners will be prepared by the Silver Spring Fire Department (first come, first served). The Veterans Committee will have an area set-up for you to make donations to the Veterans Memorial or to purchase a brick or plaque for the Memorial. Admission is FREE! A $2 parking donation is accepted at the entrance. This is a family-friendly event. Alcohol is prohibited.
For more information or to become a vendor/sponsor, call 766-1657 or go to www.sstwp.org.