Mississippi Valley Blues Festival Returns Friday, June 30th and Saturday, July 1st - Gates open at 4:00 p.m. on Friday, and noon on Saturday. Music in the Local Scene Stage will begin immediately after gates open.

I talked with Rick Burrus from the Blues Fest about this weekend.  Listen to the interview here & below check out some samples of the incredible talent at the MVBF 2017.

Line Up

FRIDAY June 30th

5:00 p.m.  Zach Harris Band

6:30 p.m.  All Sweat Productions Presents: The 3 Kings (B.B., Albert & Freddie)

8:30 p.m. The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band

10:30 p.m.   Joanna Connor

Saturday July 1st

1:00 p.m.  Travis Ried Band

2:30 p.m.  Marquise Knox

4:30 p.m.  Corey Dennison Band

6:30 p.m.  Hamilton Loomis

8:30 p.m.  Dana Fuchs

10:30 p.m. Dwayne Dopsie & The Zydeco Hellraisers

BlueSKool Lineup (Saturday):

2:30 p.m. Hand and Heart Drumming

4:00 p.m. Winter Blues All-Stars

5:30 p.m. David Berntson harmonica lessons with Bobby Greenshoes


Pedigo - Jones Stage

The Local Scene Stage will feature local and regional musicians beginning at 4:00PM on Friday, and 12:00 Noon on Saturday. The Local Scene Stage will also feature music between sets on the main Bandshell stage.

4:00 The Stingers
6-6:30 QC Slim
8-8:30 Susan Williams Band
10-10:30 Phyllis Wethington Band

12:00 Winter Blues All Stars
2-2:30 Reggie and the Three Notes
4-4:30 Frankie Fontagne and the Ramblers
6-6:30 David Bernston
8-8:30 Avey/Grouws Band
10-10:30 QC Blues Mob