October 6, 2008

Soul Food Festival Today in Green Cove

The seventh annual Soul Food Festival will begin with a parade at noon today on Martin Luther King Boulevard in Green Cove Springs. Opening ceremony is at 1 p.m. at Vera Francis Hall Park.

There will be more than 40 food, arts, crafts and informational vendors, as well as children's activities, men's softball tournament, sweet potato pie contest and live entertainment. Rap artists and R&B performers are expected.

For more information, contact Kevin Spencer at 626-2247 or Felecia Hampshire at 622-7903.

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