Greg Billings Band to Headline Special Holiday Main Street Live

Staff Report
BRADENTON – Main Street Live returns to downtown Bradenton's Old Main Street on Thanksgiving Eve, Wednesday, November 23, featuring Florida legends the Greg Billings Band, along with the Black Honkeys.

This special fall-themed Main Street Live will take place from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. The popular outdoor concert series is an all-ages event and will feature a "Dress the Turkey" contest and a three-legged turkey race.

Starting at 7:00 pm, judges will be looking for the best turkey costume at the Intersection of 12th St W & 4th Ave West (by the Lost Kangaroo). Participants will be lined up to model their turkey costumes to the crowd. Judges will determine 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place. Make sure to arrive 15 minutes early if you wish to participate. 

Starting at 7:30 pm, participants for the three-legged turkey race will line up at 4th Ave W for the race marshall to tie up their partner legs. Race participants will either come in a pair or be paired with someone else wishing to run. 

All pairs of participants will run with the left leg of one runner strapped to the right leg of another runner. There will be a race marshal at the finish line to determine who the winners are. Make sure to arrive 15 minutes early if you wish to participate.