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Barge Party VI to held Sept. 29 at Two Pines Sand Bar

September 19, 2012
By MEGHAN McCOY ( , Pine Island Eagle

Sandbar Productions LLC is hosting another Barge Party at the end of the month featuring two bands on Two Pines Sand Bar.

Jim Frock, with Sandbar Productions, said Barge Party VI will benefit the Bobby Holloway Memorial Fund, as well as raise funds for a youth soccer league for Pine Island.

"That is our goal to start a youth soccer league," he said.

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Sandbar Productions LLC will host Barge Party VI at the Two Pines Sand Bar in Matlacha Pass on Sept. 29.

The party will be held Saturday, Sept. 29, from noon until 6 p.m., with performances from Deb & The Dynamics and Ground Zero. In the event of rain, the party will be held Sunday, Sept. 30.

The party will be held just inside the sandbar of the Matlacha Pass, 1/2 mile east of marker #79. Individuals generally anchor their boats during the event and personal floating devices are brought, so individuals can enjoy some time in the water.

Although there is no admission fee, donations are encouraged for those who attend the event. The donations include $20 per boat or $5 per individual.

Fact Box

If You Go:

What: Barge Party VI

Benefactor: Bobby Holloway

Memorial Fund

When: Sept. 29, from noon until

6 p.m.

Where: Two Pines Sand Bar

in Matlacha Pass

Musicians: Deb & The Dynamics

and Ground Zero

Donations: $20 per boat or $5

per person


or 239-283-1674

Producers: Sandbar

Productions LLC

Individuals from the Bobby Holloway Memorial Fund will be out on the water on kayaks, paddleboards and anything that floats, Frock said, to collect the money.

He said individuals are encouraged to bring whatever they can for shade. In addition, those who attend should bring anything they need for that day in terms of food and drinks because nothing will be sold during the event.

The sponsors for the event include Micelis, Low Key Tiki, Carmen's Kayak's, Olde Fish House Marina, Bert's Bar & Grill, Seven Seas Bait and Tackle, Traders Hitching Post, Island Crab Company, York Road Marina, Bridgewater Inn, B.M.I. Marine Construction, Pete & Sneek A Peak Blind Company, Vital Care Home Health, Ada's Natural Foods, Shore Line Lumber, Team Davenport, Bubba's Roadhouse & Saloon, Capt'n Con's Fish House, Matlacha Hookers and Cornbread Mafia.

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