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The Seward Mermaid Festival is proud to present our Saturday, May 19th 2018 entertainment line-up!

Join Randy Altermatt at  11:30 AM as he kicks off the main stage with his powerful original singer-songwriter set.

Additionally, we will have supremely talented,  local dancers between musical sets to keep the energy high.

Also, make sure to stop by the Harbor Master where we have added a second stage for up and coming artists.


Rogues & Wenches

Mermaid Festival Main Stage: 12 PM - 1:30 PM


One of Alaska's all-time most popular groups is making their Festival debut. The pirate themed super group will no doubt get everyone in the seafaring mood with their danceable shanties. 


Blackwater Railroad Co.

Mermaid Festival Main Stage: 2 pm - 3:30 PM

Seward's own, BWRR is ready to boot stomp into another season with their recognizable blend of indie-rock Americana.


Hearts Gone South

Mermaid Festival Main Stage: 4 PM - 6 PM

Do not miss this honkey-tonk five piece from Ashville, NC when they return to Alaska to follow-up their successful 2017 Alaska state tour.