Escambia Commission To Help Fund Barrineau Park Fall Festival

May 16, 2017

The Escambia County Commission has agreed to provide financial support the Barrineau Park Fall Festival this September.

The fall festival will be September 9  at the Barrineau Park Community Center.  The BOCC approved a request for $3,000, to be funded from the 4th Cent Tourist Development Tax, for the Barrineau Park Fall Festival.

It is estimated that the event, sponsored by the Barrineau Park Historical Society, will being about 400 people to the area.

The Board placed $250,000 in the 4th Cent Tourist Development Tax reserves.  These funds were to be allocated by the Board for events and other tourist promotion activities.


3 Responses to “Escambia Commission To Help Fund Barrineau Park Fall Festival”

  1. Molino Miss on May 18th, 2017 10:34 am

    Great and I anticipate more than 400.

  2. Willis on May 16th, 2017 9:31 pm

    Don’t forget the new Bridge on Molino Rd Chris…..

    Opening sooner than later

  3. Chris in Molino on May 16th, 2017 8:02 am

    Finally, we get something back for all of our taxes up here that usually go to services for the south end.

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