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Jesup Farmers Day kicks off this weekend

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Jesup will be hosting "Jesup Farmers Day" this coming Thursday through Saturday.

Music will kick off Thursday and will feature local rock band Ataglance at 8:30 p.m.

Friday will bring DooWops, an a capella barbershop singing group, at 5 p.m., followed by Bill Chrastil, who performs music from Elvis, Conway Twitty, Neil Diamond, Tom Jones, Johnny Cash, and Jerry Lee Lewis, at 6:30 p.m.

Following the DooWops will be a square dance at 7:30 p.m. on Sixth Street and Hawley near Jesup City Hall.

To close out the night will be the band Stackhouse at 9 p.m.

Bosco/Indee City Band and Drivel will get things started at 12:30 p.m. Saturday afternoon.

2011 Entertainer of the Year Carl Acuff Jr. takes the stage at 5 p.m.

To close out the celebration, Gary Charlson, Liverpool: A Tribute to the Beatles and The Crayons will be performing from 8 p.m. through 1:30 a.m.

 For a complete schedule of activities, go to: or call 319-827-1128. The event is free.

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