2011 Theme is "Aquatic Afrolic"
October 21 - October 30
Wharf is feelin’ groovy for a Fantasy Celebration
Everyone’s favorite open-air bar is going back to the days of Peace,
Love -- and Aquatic Afrolic Woodstock style, for this year’s Fantasy
Schooner Wharf Bar is being transformed into “Wharfstock”,
reliving the Summer of Love and recreating the concert that changed
Get groovy with tie-dye, flower power, aquatic creatures, psychedelic
colors, and black lights, for your fantasy frolic this year.
Expect customers and crew to get even deeper into the groove –
and into the paint – during the Aquatic Afrolic Body-Painting
Contest at 10 p.m. Wednesday, Oct 26.
Paints and brushes will be provided. Just bring a friend to paint you
and your creativity, while enjoying live music, cold drinks and the
humor of emcee Frank Everhart. Winners will receive cash prizes and
You’ll be inspired by the psychedelic patterns and aquatic sea
creatures projected in the bar. Silhouettes of Woodstock greats will
line the bar, while their music drifts from the stage all week.
Gary Hempsey and the Hippie Band will ensure that the tunes never
stop, as they reach back in time for favorites from the Grateful Dead,
Crosby, Stills and Nash and other Woodstock legends.
On Friday from 5:00 to 8:30 p.m., local favorites
Raven Cooper and
Mike Gillis team up on stage for more Woodstock memories. The talented
duo will challenge the crowd to “Name that Woodstock Tune” as
they play the opening notes. Prizes will be awarded to those knowing
the song and/or artist.
Saturday night brings the annual Walk-on Costume Contest after
the parade. Prizes will be given to the Most Aquatic Dude and
Woman, as well as other costume categories. All costumes are eligible.
The late-night entertainment on Thursday, Friday and Saturday brings
Entrain to the stage all the way from Martha’s Vineyard. The crowd
favorite, 6-piece band centers around the infectious drums, but works
its magic with a sax, keyboard, trombone, bass and guitar. The band
zips along with a groove so intense, everyone has to dance.
Turn on, tune in and drop in for top notch music, aquatic psychedelic
décor, cold drinks and groovy times during our Fantasy celebration.
For more info: Call 305-292-3302.
Two of our Bartenders - Chris & Vicky
Schooner Wharf Bar Crew
Evalena, Chris, Vicky,
Jamie, Liz, Kelly, & one of our customers