Entertainment

3-day Music Festival Inverness, Florida since 2004.

All items are subject to change, and this event is rain or shine.
Free Admission

Friday

Festival hours 5 p.m. through 10 p.m.
  • Carnival rides and vendors are open from start to close
  • DJ Doc Holiday welcomes the crowd with groovy music
  • Turtle races take place each hour (north pavilion)
  • 6:00 p.m. Peace of Woodstock (minor stage)
  • 7:00 p.m. Cooter Swamp VIP Party (VIP tent)
  • 7:30 p.m. D Paintman (near main stage)
  • 8:15 p.m. Blue Moon Swamp Band, music of CCR presented by Duke Energy (main stage)
  • 9:45 p.m. Fireworks over Lake Henderson presented by Insight Credit Union

Saturday

Festival open 11 a.m. through 9 p.m.
  • Carnival rides and vendors are open from start to close
  • DJ Doc Holiday welcomes the crowd with groovy music
  • 10:00 a.m. Inverness' Got Talent Show (minor stage)
  • 12:00 p.m. Rowing demonstration presented by ROCCS (shore of Lake Henderson)
  • 12:00 p.m.  Cooter races begin (north pavilion)
  • 1:00 p.m. Mighty Mongo presented by Woodard & Curran (main stage)
  • 2:30 p.m. Dance Party presented by Fitness 1440
  • 4:00 p.m. Pokemon Go Hunt presented by Citrus High Interact Club
  • 5:00 p.m. Lake Henderson Water Spectacular presented by Apopka Marine & Yamaha
  • 6:00 p.m. Bobby Friss Band presented by the Fran Haasch Law Group

Sunday

Festival open 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Carnival rides and vendors open from start to close
  • DJ Doc Holiday welcomes crowd with groovy music
  • 11:30 a.m. Cooterween registration (south pavilion)
  • 12:00 p.m. Cooterween Costume Contest begins (minor stage)
  • 12:00 p.m. Cooter races begin (north pavilion)
  • 2:00 p.m. Black Honkeys Band 
  • 2:30 p.m. Cooter Zombie Run day of registration begins (south pavilion)
  • 3:00 p.m. Water Show on Lake Henderson presented by Nick Nicholas Ford
  • 3:30 p.m. Cooterween Scavenger Hunt
  • 4:00 p.m. Cooter Zombie Run Free Kids Preview: Zombie Gauntlet (ages 11 and younger)
  • 4:30 p.m. Cooter Zombie Run begins at Liberty Park