17th annual "Bayfest" brings visitors to Jasper County

The town of Bay Springs is putting the finishing touches on another successful "Bayfest."  The 17th annual event wrapped up today after four days of family fun.

Today's activities included arts and crafts, games and carnival rides for kids and live entertainment.

Thousands of people have visited Bay Springs each year for "Bayfest", which began in 1991 as a welcome home event for troops who served in Operation Desert Storm.