Niceville, Florida is the place to be October 20th, 21st and 22nd for the 41st Annual Boggy Bayou Mullet Festival!  Here in Boggy Country you’ll find a great time for the entire family, thanks to a vast assortment of arts & crafts, riveting rides & games, fantastic festival foods (including plenty of fried and smoked mullet) and exceptional entertainment on the Mullet Festival stage.


Chris Janson comes to town on Friday, October 20th.  Janson’s career took off with his breakthrough hit “Buy Me a Boat.”  The Missouri native followed that up with “Power of Positive Drinkin’” and the romantic ballad “Holdin’ Her.”  This summer he has another smash hit on his hands with “Fix a Drink.”  The release of his sophomore album, “Everybody,” is set for September 22nd.


Frankie Ballard will take the stage Saturday, October 21st.  Ballard has hit the top of the charts with “Helluva Life,” “Sunshine & Whiskey” and “Young & Crazy.”  2016 saw the release of “It All Started with a Beer,” the first single from his critically acclaimed album “El Rio.”   His current single, a cover of Bob Seger’s “You’ll Accomp’ny Me,” turns up the volume on a great classic rock track.


Closing out the festival on Sunday, October 22nd is a defining voice of country music, the legendary Tanya Tucker.  She recorded her debut single, “Delta Dawn,” at the age of 13.  In 2016, Tucker was presented the Pioneer Award by the Academy of Country Music.  The sure-fire future Hall of Famer’s hits include “Some Kind of Trouble,” “It’s a Little Too Late,” “If Your Heart Ain’t Busy Tonight,” “Down to My Last Teardrop,” “Strong Enough to Bend,” “Two Sparrows in a Hurricane” and many more!


Experience the 80s when the Molly Ringwalds return to rock the stage on Friday night.  Performing Saturday and Sunday is family group Pelican212.  They have appeared on the hit show “Little Big Shots” and competed on the current season of “America’s Got Talent.”  Additional entertainment includes Troy Laz, Dan Eubanks, The Mulligans and more!


Advance Tickets will be available online and locally for $10 each.  Tickets purchased at the gate cost $15 Friday, $15 Saturday and $10 Sunday.  Admission is free for children age 11 & under.  All tickets are general admission, and concerts are included in the ticket price.  Buy tickets online or view a list of local ticket outlets at www.boggybayoumulletfestival.info. Armbands and individual tickets for rides and games are sold separately at the festival midway.


The Mullet Festival Site is located at the intersection of College Boulevard and Highway 85 North in Niceville.  Gates open at Noon Friday, 11am Saturday and 11am Sunday.  We hope you enjoy the 41st Annual Boggy Bayou Mullet Festival!



Official Website:  www.boggybayoumulletfestival.info

E-Mail:  dmason@niceville.org

Phone:  850-279-6436 ext. 1006

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