Smokey and the Bandit star Burt Reynolds attended the Bandit Festival at Lee Street Park Saturday. Reynolds was presented with a Key to the City from Jonesboro Mayor Joy Day and a proclamation from Clayton County Board of Commissioners Chairman Jeff Turner declaring June 24 as Burt Reynolds Day.

The festival featured a car show and the unveiling of the First Born Bandit discovered by Reynolds at Smokey and the Bandit director Hal Needham.


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