Pickin' Picnic

Pickin' Picnic

Pickin' Picnic 2017

Pickin' Picnic combines regional bands, top-rated food trucks, and local craft beer into one big, FREE, family-friendly celebration. Bring your blankets, lawn chairs, and pets on a leash, and enjoy this fantastic day on the Riverwalk overlooking the Manatee River.

The best part? Admission is FREE!

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When & Where


Saturday, May 6, 2017
1–9 p.m.


FREE to attend!


Bradenton Riverwalk Event Pavilion
452 3rd Ave. W. Bradenton, FL 34205
Click here for a map

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Pickin' Picnic Band Lineup

All Day Tuck
5:30–6:30 p.m.

Combining acoustic melodies, warm string patterns, and rocking back beat rhythm, All Day Tuck keeps the listeners asking for more.

Applebutter Express
8–9 p.m.

The Applebutter Express is a truly unique outfit that blends Americana roots with a funky groove that can only be described as infectious.

6:45–7:45 p.m.

With a four-piece outfit they bring soul, blues, country and folk together in a powerful way.

Hail Dale
6:45–7:45 p.m.

A three-piece rock 'n roll band from Sarasota, Florida, mixing elements of garage, southern rock, country and blues.

Kristopher James
2–2:45 p.m.

Alt-folk troubadour Kristopher James channels the balanced line of life, love, doubts and hopes into "...captivating music loaded with soft, acoustic guitar tunes and stunning vocals..."

Lauris Vidal
3–4 p.m.

Lauris has invented his own signature brand of “kitchen sink beat blues."