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Denton Blues Fest brings iconic music to Quakertown Park – North Texas Daily


Get ready to scream at this weekend’s 23rd annual Denton Blues Fest.

Presented by Denton Black Chamber of Commerce, Blues Fest offers a weekend of family fun, food, vendors, shopping and live music.

Denton Blues Fest will be held at Quakertown Park at 321 E. McKinney St. in Denton. Entrance to the festival is free.

Festival performances intensify at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, September 18 on the Main Stage with Denton’s Little Elmo & The Mambo Kings.

This weekend promises vibrant performances from Mr. Sipp, “The Mississippi Blues Child”, winner of the 2014 International Blues Challenge, Rockin ‘Dopsie Jr. & The Zydeco Twister, Mike Zito and other cheeky and sassy artists who will perform this Saturday and Sunday.

Here is the program of performances for this weekend:

Saturday September 18

12:30 p.m .: Little Elmo & Les Mambo Kings

2:00 p.m .: Gregg A. Smith

3:30 p.m .: Ricky White

5:00 p.m .: Carolyn Wonderland

6.30 p.m .: Mr. Sipp

8:30 p.m .: Rockin ‘Dopsie & The Zydeco Twisters

Sunday September 19

12:00 p.m .: Cassandra Berry & Mark Graham

1:30 p.m .: Susan Thomason & Love Shack Band

3:00 p.m .: Captain Jack Watson

4:30 p.m .: Mike Zito

6:00 p.m .: Fingerprints

All proceeds will go towards the growth and development of the services offered by the Denton Black Chamber of Commerce.

For more information on Denton Blues Fest, visit https://www.dentonblackchamberonline.org/denton-blues-festival.

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