Confession time, I don’t even know where Newton, Ill. is, but tonight there’s going to be a massive local music fest. Here are details from the event page on Facebook:
Located one house east of the drive-in theater, just outside Newton, Il. You must be 21+ with a valid I.D to enter (don’t even try it).
Come camp, eat, drink, jam, and be merry! There will be nine great and talented bands this year. A little something for everyone! Free Parking and camping with admission. Bring Your Own Beer or Beverage of choice. As usual we will be cooking burgers and hotdogs on the grill.
Tarot Card Reading by The Joyful Lotus!!!!! Kay Metzelaars
Vintage Soul Poetry
Personalized Poetry on a Vintage Typewriter
Published author Tonia Harris writes personalized poetry on her vintage typewriter for you or as a gift for a friend, lover, or family member. Tell your story and she’ll create custom verse for a special rate of $6/per poem at the GibbyFest 2015.
Please come and support our local vendors and musicians – We will raffle items and give-away prizes, the first 12 non-band members/staff members will receive a free hula-hoop. Other items will be sold $$$
Bowling for burgers! Throw a strike or a spare and win a prize!! hilarious
Tickets will be $8 in advance or $10.00 at the gate.
Tickets can be purchased @ Lions Distinctive Wines in Effingham, Illinois – or contact Aaron America Wilson @ 217-994-2129
Band members will all be given V.I.P passes, additional V.I.P passes will be sold in advance for $15.
Tickets are available NOW!!! only $8.00
We are looking for vendors, please feel free to message Positon 12? or Aaron America Wilson
Gibby-Rock-Fest 6 band line-up
The Strung Puppets 3:15 – 3:45
The Electric Sheep 4:00 – 4:30
White Trash Folk 4:45 – 5:15
Swamp Donkey 5:30 – 6:15
Garrett Burris & The Bathtub Hooch 6:20 – 7:10
Flood 7:25 – 8:15
Matty till dawn 8:30 – 9:15 https://www.facebook.com/pages/Matty-till-dawn/136422733069285?fref=ts
Position 12? 9:30 – 11:15 https://www.facebook.com/Position12?fref=ts
Mountain King 11:30- ?
Located 1 house East of the Drive-In Theater in Newton, Illinois, (on highway 33, first house on the left)
So there you go. Your whole Saturday planned. You can thank me later.