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Sandy Back Porch Band is a bluegrass and folk group that performs classic hits such as the Tennessee Waltz and Irish Before Breakfast. We’re willing to bet you’ll start dancing when you hear Sandy Back Porch Band!

Yalaha Bootlegging Co. invites you and your family to the First Annual Yalaha Shine Fest March 17th and March 18th. An event filled with live music, tasty food, and most of all amazing memories! Yalaha Shine Fest is a free event that is also family friendly and dog-friendly! Enjoy live bands from local musicians with a country scenic view. Don’t forget, moonshine tastings are always available!

Food will be available from Eddie’s BBQ and Blue Bayou Farms. Some of the menu items include spare ribs, pulled pork, hamburgers, bratwurst, blueberry chicken salad, and much, much more!

Come hungry, thirsty and ready for an awesome time!


Click here to RSVP on Facebook and for event updates! Don't forget to pack a chair!

Event Itinerary:

March 17th:

  • 10:00 am Yalaha Bootlegging Co. opens
  • 11:00 am Carl Adcox takes the stage
  • 2:30 pm Blackwater Creek Bluegrass Band takes the stage
  • 6:00 pm j.mo Justin Marshall Orlow takes the stage
  • Party continues until 9:00 pm


March 18th:

  • 10:00 am Yalaha Bootlegging Co. opens
  • 11:00 am Sandy Back Porch Band takes the stage
  • 2:30 pm Hard to Port takes the stage



Meet the musicians of Yalaha Shine Fest!





Hard to Port performance specialties is bluegrass music with oldies and originals. Hard to Port features a group of friends who share a passion for music and performing. Might we also add, Hard to Port performances always make us want to grab a friend and dance!

Blackwater Creek Bluegrass Band is a one-of-a-kind folk style and bluegrass band that will make you tap your toes to the tune! Blackwater Creek Bluegrass Band specialties are folk songs with a highlight of banjo, bass, fiddle, and guitar. There is a chance you might be able to witness a dueling banjo number!

Carl Adcox - If you’ve visited Yalaha Bootlegging Co. or Blue Bayou Farms on a weekend then there is a good chance you’d see Carl Adcox perform. If you haven’t seen Carl perform then you won’t want to miss him at Yalaha Shine Fest. A local and Nashville local star, you’ll want to see Carl Adcox perform country hit favorites!

Justin Marshall Orlow j.mo brings an acoustic rock vibe and performs originals and covers with an energetic sound. An Orlando local and favorite, J.mo knows how to set the mood and have a good time!