Margate’s annual Fall Funfest By The Bay, now in its 20th year, brings fresh and exciting family friendly venues for 2019. “Margate Fall Funfest is a true celebration of the season, our beautiful bayfront, and the friendly spirit of the people of Margate!
Funfest is loaded with new entertainment and activities including music, games, back-bay nature tours and educational exhibits. Vendors from throughout the region will be offering food and crafts. The area’s represented bars and restaurants will be alive with visitors and the fun kicks off on Sept. 21 from 10 am- 6 pm.
A dozen musical bands will be featured, playing everything from rock, to country, to reggae. Visitors will also enjoy Steve and Cookie’s Annual Dog Show, featured guests and new and exciting activities. These are just some of the many highlights visitors can expect to find along Amherst Avenue, between Decatur and Coolidge Avenues.
A featured entertainer this year on the 95.1 WAYV Kid’s Stage will be Magician Joe Holiday performing his jaw dropping show with comedy, audience participation and magic. Crafts from skilled artisans offering a wide variety of handmade crafts including; wood designs, pottery, fall décor, culinary artisan products and unique jewelry.
Free transportation will be available for festival goers and will run from the parking area at the Eugene A. Tighe School, located at the cross streets of Essex and Amherst Avenues, down to the drop off areas at Coolidge and Decatur Avenues.