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Blues Fest: Established 1996
City Center & City Park Hagerstown, MD

May 28 – 31

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.

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Check out the Blues Fest 2015 Official Program in the Herald-Mail on May 24th, or grab a digital copy now!

Download a Blues Fest flier today!

The Western MD Blues Fest is celebrating 20 years of great blues music in Hagerstown! Come celebrate with four jam-packed, jumpin’ days filled with music from national, regional and local performers!

ROD PIAZZA & THE MIGHTY FLYERS

This dazzling showman & master of the blues harp helped us kick off the very first Western Maryland Blues Fest in 1996! Hear why Rod, wife Honey on keys and his band have won numerous Blues Music Awards over the years since then, including multiple repeats as “Band of the Year”!

MATT SCHOFIELD

The British jazz-blues guitar superstar makes a special trip “across the pond” to close out our fabulous 20th anniversary “Downtown House Party”! The English blues-press describe Matt as “the next Eric Clapton”! Come hear why!

MORELAND & ARBUCKLE

Experienced world-travelers of the blues “road”, Moreland & Arbuckle bring exciting vintage-sounding new guitar and harp blues to close our Sunday City Park stage on May 31.

BONERAMA

New Orleans cool trombone rock-blues ensemble always takes the party to another level. Hendrix, Zeppelin & more sound really good on wah-trombone too! Hearing is believing.

LIL’ ED & THE BLUES IMPERIALS

Chicago-blues by a terrific showman! Your face won’t be able to stop smiling as absolutely loveable Ed and his crew revel in displaying the ironically funny side of the blues.

And many more old friends and new to celebrate our 20th year, including some of your favorite “Blues Fest alums”! Make your calendars to be in Hagerstown for 4 great days of blues, May 28-31, 2015!