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Full weekend of music at River City Blues Fest

March 15, 2019

MARIETTA, Ohio — The 28th annual River City Blues Festival is scheduled for Friday and Saturday, March 15-16, at the The Lafayette Hotel located at 101 Front St., Marietta.

The event schedule will showcase:

• Friday at 5 p.m., High Schools That Rock: this event is free and open to the public.

• Friday night doors open 7 p.m. with Annika Chambers on stage at 8 p.m. followed by a 9:45 p.m. show featuring Curley Taylor & Zydeco Trouble. Tickets are $30.

• Saturday doors will open at 11:30 a.m. with the River City Blues Competition taking place from 12:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. to be followed by The Delgado Brothers at 4 p.m. Tickets are $30.

• Saturday night doors open at 7 p.m. for show starting at 8 p.m. by Selwyn Birchwood and a 9:45 show of Billy Branch and the Son of Blues. Tickets are $40.

Weekend passes are available for $85

For more information, call Helen Holt 304-615-7997 or Peggy Bolen 740-376-0222.