Press Release

For Immediate Release 


Event Date: April 24-25, 2014
Sylvan Beach Festival by the Bay, April 24-25, La Porte, Texas



La Porte, Texas (April 17, 2015) - The 59th Annual Sylvan Beach Festival, sponsored by the La Porte-Bayshore Chamber of Commerce, is scheduled for Friday, April 24, and Saturday, April 25, 2015 with gates opening at 5:00pm on Friday and at 10:00am on Saturday at historic Sylvan Beach Park on Galveston Bay.
Friday’s activities will include live entertainment, food, carnival, and a cook-off while on Saturday the festival kicks off with a parade beginning at 11:00am on South Broadway at Fairmont Parkway and ending on West Main at 8th Street. Activities at the park begin immediately following the parade with many exciting things to enjoy throughout the day including live entertainment, food, arts & crafts booths, a carnival, cook-off, pageants, and much more.
And, always exciting for the crowd, both Junior Miss and Miss Sylvan Beach 2015 will be crowned on the main stage between 6:30 and 7:30pm on Saturday.
Friday night’s headline entertainer is Cody Johnson while the Josh Abbott Band will headline on Saturday night.  In addition Jason Cassidy and La Porte’s own Jake Worthington of “The Voice” fame will be on stage beginning at 3:00pm Saturday.
Admission is $5 from 10:00am-5:00pm and $10 after 5:00pm, $2 for senior citizens, and free for children 10 and under accompanied by an adult.


For the full entertainment line-up or more information, call the La Porte-Bayshore Chamber of Commerce at 281-471-1123 or visit


 Media Contact    


Media Contact: Colleen Hicks


Phone: 281-471-1123


La Porte-Bayshore Chamber Of Commerce

712 W. Fairmont Parkway, Suite C, La Porte, Texas, 77571