Sunday, June 21, 2015

COVERAGE: Timber City Race, Taste of Maq. & Fireball 2015! with LIVE MUSIC



What a busy Saturday :) 

took over 5,700 photos at Multiple Events in Maquoketa starting at 7 am  till 11:55pm Saturday June 20th.

Timber City Adventure Race 
(Canoe, Bike , Run) 
Starting in Canton, IA  with Canoe launch of over 35 Teams.
Gobs of photos,  and video.
 
Then ran to intercept the racers at 2 are Bridges,   Miller???  Brand bew bridge, and also went to Royertown Bridge and captured even more photos. 

The then began their Bike  leg of the race leaving Royer Town Nature Area racing to Hurstvilke.  So I hung out there too capturing  incoming bikers and their transition to  Running the last leg of the race to Downtown Maquoketa.

Gobs more photos were taken of runners at the finish line and Random Loads of  Public Photos.

Then Snapped  Taste of Maquoketa event thay was happening in conjunction with Timber City Adventure Race.




Had  some AMAZING  $1  BBQ Pork Sandwiches served up by THE BRICK TAP, YUM.








Then    Girls Youth TEMPO Dance Studio??   had a bunch of Dancers , tumblers and  was obvious these girls  workd hard and enjoy their routines and I enjoyed taking tons of photos.  




Then all this transitioned into a NEW  Event organized by the  Maquoketa Fire Dept called  Fireball 2015!  with  Fun , , Beer and Food +   Live Music downtown.

I captured photos of Musicians   first on stage one  was Matt McPhearson 
 then later  on stage 2   BJ Heck.

then took a 3 hour break and












went to check out the  Wood Carvers
Congress Convention display at the Fairgrounds too,   only had 15 to 20 min to spare but was nice .    Lots of  Woodworked  Art was on display, in a really nice and classy  , Museum kinda feel.
Then..




went back for  live Band STANDING HAMPTON which  blew me away, very entertaining and SPOT on with the  numerous  cover songs they performed with such amazing entertainment, as well as  full attention to audience  ,  interaction with audience  , and stage presence was  amazing as well by all.


I literally filled up my 32 GB and a 16 GB memory cards I Had with me  near 1,800 photos,  MANY were awesome and some were burst mode so in all reality  more like 700-900 photos  :) 


ALL my photos will make their  way to my website   HTTP://WWW.VOY.PHOTOS in a few days . 

i tool over 3,800 other photos  from Adv Race.  making my total Event Photos captured Saturday from 7:00 am to 11:55 pm  at near  5,700  photos. 


Watch for more info and Photo Albums to come.