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CALLING ALL PARROTHEADS. Whether it’s a cheeseburger in paradise that you crave or a margarita at Margaritaville the first annual Parrothead Festival on Friday, August 9th from 5pm - 10pm in Fox Park Wildwood (directly across from the convention center) in sure to please. Enjoy free admission to this festive event wearing your most outrageous Parrothead gear. For Women: Keeping in the tropical theme, women’s Jimmy Buffett outfits tend to include lots of hula skirts, colorful leis, and brightly colored sundresses. Fun accessories women can add to their outfits include parrot-themed jewelry, gaudy tropical sunglasses, and seashell or coconut bras.For Men: Men’s Jimmy Buffett outfits tend to be just as over-the-top as women’s outfits, if not even zanier. It’s not uncommon to see men rocking a hula skirt or a seashell bra over a t-shirt and shorts. Tamer options include Hawaiian shirts, board shorts or swimming trunks, and heavily accessorized hats.THERE WILL BE PRIZES AWARDED FOR THE BEST/MOST OUTRAGEOUS PARROTHEAD OUTFIT. The Band will be the Landsharks who have earned the title as the most sought after Buffett Tribute Band in the Country. They often play with Jimmy Buffett himself!  There will be activities, food, shopping, and entertainment all day long. The day will kick off with some Adrenalin pumping Pro Wrestling brought to you by Stand Alone Wrestling. The fun starts at 5pm where you will find a huge selection of food trucks, shopping, entertainment and fun including Knockerball, limbo,  and hula hoops. It’s 5 o’clocksomewhere, and that somewhere is Fox Park in Wildwood New Jersey directly across from the convention center. First 500 people through the gate will get a FREE LEI.