Crossroads Blues Society
2014 Keeping the Blues Alive Award Recipient
The 7th annual Crossroads Blues Festival was a huge success.  Almost 2,500 people attended.  We are well into planning for 2017.  The festival will be at Lyran Park on Saturday, August 26th, 2017.   Our lineup is set.  Here is the schedule of events:  
11 AM Gates Open
Noon Ivy Ford on the Main Stage
1:30 PM Brutal Wedgie youth band in the Pavilion
2:00 PM The Corey Dennison Band on the Main Stage
3:30 PM Joe Filisko Harmonica Workshop in the Pavilion
4:00 PM The Jimmys on the Main Stage
5:30 PM Paul Kaye Guitar Workshop in the Pavilion
6:00 PM The Kinswey Report on the Main Stage
7:30 PM Dan Phelps and Hardtime Cigar Box Guitars in the Pavillion
8:00 PM Doug Deming and the Jewel Tones
10:00 PM Festival Closes

2017 Festival TV Promo

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