Now in its third year, the Lowertown Blues Festival returns to Mears Park on Saturday, July 23, for the Twin Cities’ largest, free blues festival.
This year’s main-stage lineup includes some of the biggest names in blues and soul music:
- Booker T. Jones
- Bernard Allison Group
- Corey Stevens
- Lil’ Ed & the Blues Imperials
- The Butanes Soul Revue
A second stage will feature the sounds of Kim Simmonds of Savoy, Joel Zoss, and Hurricane Harold & Doug Otto.
A new addition in 2016 is the VIP Blues Pit. Located in front of the main stage, members will gain access to artists, reserved seating, and a cash bar. Entry is limited to 100 people and cost $50.
The festival runs from 12pm to 10pm. For more information visit lowertownbluesfestival.com.