Friday, Mar 7, 2014
Murphysboro Riverside Blues Fest
Date(s) & Time(s)::
September 21, 2013
Location: Historic Riverside Park Bandshell, Murphysboro, IL
The Murphysboro Chamber of Commerce, in conjunction with The Southern Illinois Blues Society are happy to announce the return of the Murphysboro Riverside Blues Festival. The Festival will feature over eight hours of a truly American art form, blues music. Festival gates will open at 11am; ticket prices are $12 in advance and $15 day of the event. Bands scheduled to perform include Mr. Swamp Fox, Richard "Rip Lee" Pryor, The Ivas John Band, The Well Well Well's, The Mud Sills, Big Larry and The Downhome Blues Band, and Chicago Blues giant Nick Moss and the Flip Tops.Return to event list.
The music begins at 12 noon, with the last band taking the stage that evening at approximately 8pm. Headlining Artist, Nick Moss and the Flip Tops are scheduled to perform at 5pm. To find out more information, you can visit website or contact Will Stephens. Advance tickets can be purchased from the Murphysboro Chamber of Commerce office, The Old Rome Saloon in Murphysboro, or Plaza Records in Carbondale.
No outside food or drink allowed. Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets.
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