July 14 @ 1:00 pm - 10:30 pm
This is a blues festival, so we get the best blues-inspired artists. View the full schedule of performers here.
Fantastic Negrito, 2017 Grammy winner of Best Contemporary Blues Album, will headline the event at 9 p.m., capping a lineup of exciting live blues and blues-inspired music on the UICCU stage in Centennial Park. Entry to the festival, including live music, remains free.
Also playing at this year’s festival are The Diplomats of Solid Sound, International Blues Challenge winner Kevin “B.F.” Burt and the Corridor, a collection of Iowa Rock & Roll and Iowa Blues Hall of Famers, The Avey/Grouws Band and The Tanya English Band.