F.A.M.E. festival returns to Myrtle Beach (Update: music schedule )

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Update 4/26: Full feature with organizer interviews and music details at ListenUp Myrtle Beach. 

Update 4/25: Music schedule has been added. Check it out below.

10:00 - 10:15 Opening Remarks, Invocation, Presentation of Colors, National Anthem Performed by Madelyn Anderson

10:15 – 11:00 Carolina Forest Elementary School Steel Drum Band

11:30 – 12:15 The Briarcliff Saints Dixieland Band

12:45 – 1:30 The Wahoo Creek Band

2:00 – 2:45 Sara Hughes3:00 – 3:45 Tony Lawrence & Aron Tyler4:00 – 4:30 Acoustic Johnny5:00 – 5:30 *****OPEN*****6:00– 7:00 Papa Duke & Friends7:30 – 8:30 Sista' Otis9:00 – 10:00Coman Sproles and the Celic Bluze



First report: The FAME Festival returns to historic downtown Myrtle Beach for a second year, Saturday, April 30th, 10:00am - 10:00pm, rain or shine. The festival will be located on Broadway Street between 3rd and 6th avenues.  The street will be filled with food vendors, musicians, artists, and entertainers with something for everyone to enjoy!

From the FAME Festival website:

The street will be filled with more than 30 local artists. The genres and forms will range from arabesque to textile art with media from acrylics to watercolor and live glass blowing. Some of the local artists participating are: Bill Strydesky, Nichole Davis, Pam Davis Guthrie, Arielle Teer, the Artisians of Tidewater, Bill Leaseburg, Carl Kerridge, Elken Grate, Emily Estes, Jeff Norris, John Sherlin, Michael Slater, Neva Campbell, Studio K, Sybil Alfano, Tina Athinson, Dan MacLosbe, Margaret Clemmer, Rome Flores, Kim Dawn Clayton,  Artists, Matt Silk, Rick Spivey, Casey Jawenski, and the artists from Howard Gallery. There will also be plein air artists with their easels on the street painting what they see. All artwork will be original (no prints) and will be for sale. This is another area where this festival is unique.

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