MainStreet Live Original Music & Art Festival

Danny Grabowski dances with his bass as lead guitarist Rick Carlisle riffs on a rock anthem during a performance last year by their Los Angeles-based band McFarland during the MainStreet Live Original Music & Art Festival.

The seventh annual MainStreet Live Original Music & Art Festival will be from 2 p.m. to 2 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, with more than 130 music acts, and 40 artists and vendors at 19 stages.

The festival will be up and down Main Street starting

at Atlantic Avenue and continuing to Peninsula Drive.

The event will host 19 inside

and outside stages at various venues, including The Bank

& Blues Club, Full Moon Saloon, Dirty Harry's, Froggy's Saloon, Main

Street Station, Boot Hill Saloon, Crusin Cafe, Johnny's Rock-N-Ride and Neptunes.

The festival will feature a wide array of musical styles from mostly local

and regional acts, performing rock, jazz, blues, country,

folk, metal, reggae and more.

Other activities include art displays from more than 40 artists, consisting of paintings, photography, arts & craft and

hand-made jewelry in addition to other various retail, promotional and

food vendors. This year’s festival also will have a family safe kids zone at the Christian Rock stage next to the Bank & Blues Club on Wild Olive Avenue.

Tickets are $10 advance or

$15 at the gate. Children ages 12 and younger are free. An All Venue Pass enables access to all the stages that have a cover charge and select art

display areas.

Tickets are available online at ssa.cc/mainstreetlive or at Atlantic Sounds, 138 W. International Speedway

Blvd., Daytona Beach; Steve's Downtown Music, 108 S. Woodland Blvd., DeLand; and Yancey Music, 601 S. Yonge St., Ormond Beach.

There will be a designated free bike parking area in front of Boot Hill Saloon and Main Street Station. General parking is in the Ocean Center Parking lot on Auditorium Boulevard, next to the Peabody Auditorium and costs $5 per car.

The event goes on rain or shine.

For more information, visit ssa.cc or call (386) 308-2694.

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