#1 Beth McKee and Audubon Park Garden District presented the first official Swamp Sistas La La on June 30, 2012 at Park Ave CDs in Orlando, Florida. The event featured local female talent and celebrated independent retail in the community with live music, an artisan craft fair and food trucks. Outdoor stage performers included Britt Daley and Laney Jones. Inside the store, McKee was joined Orlando songwriters Terri Binion and Jessica Daumen Martens for a packed house performance. Attendance was over 400 and a movement had begun. Click here to see video highlights from the 1st Orlando La La
#2 The 1st NC La La was held at Starbright Farm in Lewisville, NC in August 2014, when Swamp Sistas, friends and family braved the heat to celebrate and raise over $1,000 for the Eagles Nest Foundation Scholarship Fund. Once again, music, local art and regional foods were available for all to enjoy. Joining Beth and her band on the bill were Lynn Blakey & Ecki Heins, “Little Queenie” Leigh Harris, Tim & Susan Lee of TimLee3 and Allison King & Bill Jordan. Click here to see pics from the 1st NC La La
#3 March 8, 2013 McKee and WMNF Community Radio (a local listener supported station) presented the Swamp Sistas La La at Skippers Smokehouse in Tampa, Fl. The menu included the Swamp Sistas’ favorite dish, shrimp and grits musical performances included Audrey Auld, Betty Fox Band, Passerine, Sara Rose Band.