W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival

Jul 14-17, 2017

Henderson, KY
Henderson, Kentucky 42420
2017-07-14 12:00:00 2017-07-17 12:00:00 America/New_York W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival

Henderson, Kentucky’s W. C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival is a week long musical event that features blues and Zydeco bands from across the United States. Not to mention the mounds of barbecue, red beans & rice and other great treats available from local vendors. See you there!

William Christopher Handy was born in 1873 in Florence, Alabama. Since 1982, the Music Preservation Society, Inc. has been honoring and celebrating the “Father of the Blues” with an annual ten-day series of events held in the Northwestern part of Alabama, often referred to as “The Shoals.”

The 27th Annual W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival is set to blow away Blues Lovers again! We have an incredible lineup for you at the greatest blues venue you will ever see – Audubon Mill Park on the Ohio River in Henderson, Kentucky.

W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival has become one of the largest free music festivals in the nation. The Henderson Music Preservation Society is a non-profit organization, 100% of all procedes are used to fund the next year’s show.

More details: https://festivalrooster.com/festivals/w-c-handy-music-festival/

Henderson, Kentucky

Henderson, Kentucky’s W. C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival is a week long musical event that features blues and Zydeco bands from across the United States. Not to mention the mounds of barbecue, red beans & rice and other great treats available from local vendors. See you there!

William Christopher Handy was born in 1873 in Florence, Alabama. Since 1982, the Music Preservation Society, Inc. has been honoring and celebrating the “Father of the Blues” with an annual ten-day series of events held in the Northwestern part of Alabama, often referred to as “The Shoals.”

The 27th Annual W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival is set to blow away Blues Lovers again! We have an incredible lineup for you at the greatest blues venue you will ever see – Audubon Mill Park on the Ohio River in Henderson, Kentucky.

W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival has become one of the largest free music festivals in the nation. The Henderson Music Preservation Society is a non-profit organization, 100% of all procedes are used to fund the next year’s show.

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