2015 artwork by Corey Householder | Past Artwork
Blues Fest: Established 1996
City Center & City Park Hagerstown, MD

June 2 – 5 2016

City Center & City Park
Hagerstown, MD
Held on the first weekend following Memorial Day,

The Western Maryland Blues Fest

serves up an annual community celebration centered around
one of America’s most enduring musical forms — the blues.

Extended: Blues Fest 2016 Call for Poster Artist

The Washington County Arts Council (WCAC), along with the committee members of the Western Maryland Blues Fest (WMBF), are pleased to invite visual artists, including local artists of Western Maryland and the surrounding area, to answer a “Call to Artists” for the opportunity of becoming the 2016 Blues Fest Poster Artist. All submissions are subject to the guidelines, and the “Call to Artists” is open to submission by any and all interested artists.

The 21st annual Western Maryland Blues Fest is scheduled for June 2, 3, 4, and 5, 2016. Your original work of art will be commissioned by the WCAC and the City of Hagerstown, and will be used to create posters, t-shirts, programs and promotional materials. A raffle is conducted for the original piece throughout the 4-day festival to help raise funds for the Western Maryland Blues Fest.

The deadline for submissions is November 30, 2015 at NOON.
Digital submissions are preferred.
Guidelines/Entry Form.


Check out the 2015 Blues Gallery!

Thursday | Friday | Saturday | Sunday