The Playing It Forward Music Festival will be held November 8 from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Crews Lake Park (16739 Crews Lake Drive, Spring Hill, FL 34610). The event will feature live bands, food trucks, craft and vendor tables, and a drum circle. Kids’ entertainment and fun will include crafts, games and prizes, face painting, train rides and a Rock Star Photo Station. Crews Lake Park charges a $2 parking fee but admission to the Music Festival is free. Donations such as diapers, wipes, toilet paper, cleaning products or cash are appreciated as the event will benefit Pay It Forward Farm’s single mothers and their children.
The Festival’s music lineup (donating their time and talents) includes:
- Gary Pane, Manatee Man (Children’s Musician)
- Makayla Honaker (Female Vocalist)
- Silent Scream (Classic Rock)
- J2 (Rock/Pop/Soul Duo)
- Glad All Over Band (Classic Rock)
- Those Unscrupulous Sunspots (American, Country Rock)
- Drum and Dance Circle presented by DanceCraft
The Festival’s presenting sponsor is Team Crouse, John and Mary Crouse – Realtors. Other community sponsors of the event include
www.SpringHillNow.com, Hulafrog, Achieva Credit Union, Meadowlawn Memorial Park and Funeral Home and Pasco County Parks & Recreation. To learn more about the Festival or to register as a craft or product vendor, visit http://www.payitforwardfarm.org/events/playing-it-forward-festival-2014/ or contact PIFF Christine Collins at (727) 378-5331.
Since January 2010, the Pay It Forward Farm has been helping single mothers from Hernando and Pasco counties gain confidence and skills by participating in one-on-one goal setting sessions and by taking courses in computer literacy, public speaking, sewing, car repair and cooking and meal planning, as well as GED classes. Members’ children get educational help through the volunteer tutoring program as well as socializing and arts and crafts. To learn more about the Pay It Forward Farm, visit their website at www.payitforwardfarm.org, Facebook page at facebook.com/payitforwardfarm or contact PIFF Christine Collins at (727) 378-5331.