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LML: SHELBY FOREST SPRING FEST

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FOR JUST 3 BUCKS YOU CAN LISTEN TO SOME GREAT LIVE MUSIC, SHOP, EAT SOME GREAT BARBEQUE, CRAWFISH, AND JUST ENJOY THE GOOD OLD OUTDOORS

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FOR JUST 3 BUCKS YOU CAN LISTEN TO SOME GREAT LIVE MUSIC, SHOP, EAT SOME GREAT BARBEQUE, CRAWFISH, AND JUST ENJOY THE GOOD OLD OUTDOORS
http://chic.clipsyndicate.com/video/playlist/12463/6869729?cpt=8&wpid=2637 Wed, 12 Apr 2017 14:12:14 +0000 LML: SHELBY FOREST SPRING FEST FOR JUST 3 BUCKS YOU CAN LISTEN TO SOME GREAT LIVE MUSIC, SHOP, EAT SOME GREAT BARBEQUE, CRAWFISH, AND JUST ENJOY THE GOOD OLD OUTDOORS http://chic.clipsyndicate.com/video/playlist/12463/6869729?cpt=8&wpid=2637 WATN the sixth annual shelby fore >> local memphis live continues with your host, amy speropoulos. >>amy: for three dollars you can listen to some great live music, shop, eat some great barbecue and sharp fish: crawfish at the shelby spring festival. james wilkinson and sean walked to tell us all about it. thank you for joining us. >> you are welcome. >>amy: this is fabulous. it keeps growing obviously because you have had it for six years. tell us about what is new this year. >> it is going to be our easter egg hunt which is the state's easter egg hunt and if james could talk about that a little bit. we are excited about that. they have a tug-of-war competition this year. we are having our corn hole back and our barbecue competition. we consider it knew but it was started last year. >>amy: it is tasty. >> tasty bs kansas city. >>amy: kansas city barbecue. >> we are excited about that. we have a guy who does honor to evil knievel. he actually jumped and he crashed. >>amy: there he gets. >> that's him right there. he dislocated his shoulder and we will find out tomorrow if he can jump. that will be 10 cars if he does it. >>amy: that is one of many things.you have so many local vendors and things that you won't find anywhere else for sure. >> right. >>amy: tell us about the this is exciting. >> this is our annual easter egg hunt. we are going to have it at our nature center on poplar tree lake. he will have 3000 eggs. we are breaking up the age groups this year because last year, just with the numbers and stuff, it will be easier to break them up by age. we are also getting a bald eagle and we will have an eagle there at spring fest. after the easter egg hunt, we will have the eagle program b3 fabulous. you cannot learn about some things in shelby forest and that sort of thing. >> right. absolutely.>>amy: this is a great event for all families and all ages and a great event if you haven't gotten to know your neighbor also. >> shelby forest, we call it the jewel of shelby county. we encourage people to come out and share and bring your friends and family. last year we had about 3000 people show up so we want to break that record. we want people to understand what kind of state park we have. we have a double train, winchester ammunition is playing, all these are local musicians that are incredible. they have a homegrown stage where some of the local talent is going to be singing. we have our cakewalk also. the biggest thing is to get people out there to learn about what shelby forest is. >>amy: there is a lot of history there and a lot of things you can learn that literally, i have been here 20 years and didn't know about shelby forest. x it is right in our backyard. that's right. >>amy: a lot of the history, we can learn about the bald eagle. >> this is one of our many programs that we do throughout the year. >>amy: educational things x educational programs and many opportunities of just activities at the park itself. >>amy: every cool. >> we want parents to bring up their kids and come to the spring fest. and 2:00 go to the poplar tree lake and have an easter egg hunt. have all kinds of food. >>amy: tell us about that. >> we have a branch which is boudreau's crawfish. if you want crawfish, eat them. all of our food concessions from a grill, a statewide philly steak, peanut brittle, hot dogs, all kinds of stuff this year that is going to be yummy. we are excited about that. >>amy: i love it. he said 3000 people? >> we almost had 3000 last year. always try to beat our expectations and try to go up. we have close to 65 to 70 vendors coming in to that is exciting as well. we have a lot going on this year. i always enjoy having the people come out. >>amy: that is very cool. everything from handcrafted pottery and painting. >> absolutely. the ladies can go crazy. >>amy: i know it. i will be going crazy. thank you so much. >> thank you. >>amy: coming up, this is a trivia question for you. do you know what a chinese cheetos




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