Quick heads up that the annual Bugs, Bands & Bikes Weekend in El Dorado is May 10-11. The festival, which was recently featured on CNN, is celebrating its 13th anniversary with a weekend highlighting mudbugs, music and motorcycles.
The weekend starts Friday, May 10 with a free outdoor concert featuring country star Frank Foster. Live music and crawfish will begin at 6 pm with Frank Foster taking the stage at 9 pm.
On Saturday, May 11the town will welcome 2013 BBB Grand Marshal, Miss Kay Robertson from the A&E TV show Duck Dynasty. Miss Kay is the matriarch and chef of the famed Robertson clan and will take part in Miss Kay’s Duck Dynasty VIP Experience beginning at 12 noon inside the Rialto Theatre (113 E Cedar). The experience will include a Question & Answer Session and a big-screen viewing of the current season of Duck Dynasty. Each person attending will receive an autograph and a professional photograph taken alongside Miss Kay. Tickets or this are $20 each and are available at the Main Street El Dorado office (101 W Main, Suite 410) or by calling (870) 862-4747.
Other activities scheduled for Saturday include the Main Street Poker Run, a Celebrity Crawfish Eating Contest, a Kids Zone, food, arts and crafts and more.