The Swamp Writers Festival Returns: Four Days of Free Live Music

Jan 3, 2024 | Events, Music Scene, Walton & Beyond

Image of musicians at Stinky's Bait Shack. Sugarcane Jane

Stinky’s Bait Shack is hosting the 14th Annual Swamp Writer Music Festival January 11-14, 2024.

Featuring local and regional favorites, the music festival extends over four days with performances by more than a dozen musicians taking the stage at the famed Bait Shack on 30A. The Swamp Writer Music Festival is free and open to the public. The Swamp Writer Music Festival is part of a year round commitment of supporting local musicians and rallying a community of music lovers.

Schedule for Swamp Writers Festival 2024

The Swamp Writers Festival 2024 Schedule


6-7 pm: Vanessa Dawn Rogers 

7-8 pm: Jason Byrd

8:30-11 pm: Outro


5-6 pm: Austin Moody

6:30-8 pm: Dave Jordan

8:30-11 pm: Dread Clampitt 


5-6:30 pm: Sugarcane Jane with Lolly Lee 

6-9 pm (Next door at Stinky’s Fish Camp): Big Daddy-O

7-9 pm: Boukou Groove

9:30 pm-12 am: Dave Jordan


Sunday Brunch Live Music at Stinky’s Fish Camp 

11 am-2 pm The Steenos with John Reinlie

4-5:30 pm: Big Daddy-O

5-6: Jeff Silve

6:30-8 pm: Sugarcane Jane with Lolly Lee

8:30 pm-11:30 pm: The Pickled Pickers 

For more information about The Swamp Writer Music Festival please contact Stinky’s Bait Shack, (850) 622-2248. Hours of operation daily from 7 am-9 pm.

You can follow Stinky’s Bait Shack on Instagram @stinkysbaitshop and Facebook @stinkysbaitshack and visit their website at


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