Florida Weekly presents Rockabillaque Florida at Seminole Casino Hotel on Feb. 19 and 20 beginning at 10 a.m. each day. This festival is free and open to all ages.
Rockabillaque Florida is the biggest festival of its kind in Florida, celebrating mid-century and 1950s Americana. This action-packed day and night features musical acts from all over the country, a classic car and vintage bike show, contests, food and more.
“Celebrating Rockabilly and the 1950s, Rockabillaque Florida drew over 10,000 attendees at its inaugural event in 2020, and we are excited to bring this original concept back to Seminole Casino Hotel for Southwest Florida to enjoy,” said Tony Alves, General Manager of Seminole Casino Hotel. “Based on its popularity, we have expanded this year’s offering to include two full days of entertainment and car and bike displays.”
The entertainment lineup features free performances from Reverend Horton Heat, The Legendary Shack Shakers, Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band, The Delta Bombers, Slim Jim Phantom, The Rhythm Shakers, Deke Dickerson & Bloodshot Bill, Tammi Savoy & The Chris Casello Combo, Lara Hope & the Ark-Tones, The Jimbos, Hillbilly Casino, The Swayzees, The Pine Hill Haints, Matchstick Johnny, Jared Petteys & the Headliners, Megan Jean and the KFB, Nik Flagstar and His Dirty Mangy Dogs, Skinny McGee and His Mayhem Makers, and Professor Pennygoode’s Mighty Flea Circus.
Classic cars and vintage bikes will be on display each day from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Multiple contests will be held throughout the day including a Beard & Mustache competition, 1950s Pin-Up Contest, and a Tattoo Contest.
All concerts are free and held outdoors. Attendees are welcome to bring chairs and all ages are welcome. A large selection of food trucks and merchants will be at the event. Coolers, backpacks and pets will not be permitted during this event. For more information, visit www.FLROCKS.com.
Outdoor concerts begin at 10 a.m. each day. Performances in the Seminole Casino Hotel’s Zig Zag Lounge begin at 1:30 p.m. both days.
Saturday, Feb. 19
10 a.m. Jared Petteys & the Headliners
11:15 a.m. Matchstick Johnny
12:30 p.m. Screamin’ Rebel Angels
1:45 p.m. Tammi Savoy
3 p.m. Deke Dickerson & Bloodshoot Bill
4:15 p.m. Jittery Jack with Amy Griffin
6:30 p.m. The Delta Bombers
8:15 p.m. Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band
Zig Zag Lounge
1:30 p.m. Skinny Jimmy Stingrays
5:30 p.m. Oak Hill Drifters
9:30 p.m. The Swayzees
12:15 a.m. Nik Flagstar and His Dirty Mangy Dogs
Sunday, Feb. 20
10 a.m. Megan Jean and the KFB
11:15 a.m. The Pine Hill Haints
12:30 p.m. The Swayzees
1:45 p.m. The Jimbos
3 p.m. Lara Hope & the Ark-Tones
4:15 p.m. Slim Jim Phantom
5:45 p.m. Hillbilly Casino
7:15 p.m. Reverend Horton Heat
Zig Zag Lounge
1:30 p.m. The Patina Turners
5 p.m. Memphis 56
8:30 p.m. Skinny McGee and His Mayhem Makers
11:30 p.m. Professor Pennygoode’s Mighty Flea Circus