Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The 16th Annual Marquette Area Blues Fest is coming Labor Day weekend to Downtown Marquette.
Marquette Area Blues Society President Mark Hamari joined the Sunny Morning Show today to share the latest details of the U.P.’s biggest blues bash.
Hamari shared the schedule of performers at the festival as well as several related events that are happening throughout the week leading up to the event.
He added that the festival starts Friday, August 30th with a free show featuring two regional touring bands.
Gates open at 5:00 p.m. at Mattson Lower Harbor Park.
Hamari also said that by doing a couple of shifts of volunteering throughout the weekend, they can get a free festival T-shirt and get their full ticket price reimbursed, making it a free show.
Find updated festival and ticket information and how to sign up to be a volunteer by heading to www.marquetteareabluessociety.org.