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Preliminary Schedule

Closer to the event a full hour-by-hour, stage-by-stage schedule will be viewable here. In the meantime, we’ll be adding to this preliminary artist-by-day listing as acts are confirmed.

Wednesday, July 4

  • ROBERT RANDOLPH & THE FAMILY BAND
  • Larkin Poe
  • Commander Cody
  • Jimmy “Duck” Holmes
  • The Proven Ones
  • Dusty 45’s
  • LaRhonda & the Steele Family Band
  • Muddy Waters Tribute
  • Hank Shreve Big Band
  • Jon Koonce & the Lost Cause
  • Journey to Memphis Competition
  • Harmonica Blow-off
  • “Beat the Heat” Dance Competitions
  • Afternoon Blues Cruise:
    Commander Cody, Larkin Poe, Jimmy ‘Duck’ Holmes

Thursday, July 5

  • THE REVIVALISTS
  • BETH HART
  • Curtis Salgado & Friends
  • Johnny Rawls
  • Kid Ramos
  • Dirty Revival
  • Jimmy “Duck” Holmes
  • Okroponga
  • Becky & the Cowhands
  • Dance Party with Billy Joe & the Dusty 45’s
  • Rae Gordon
  • Bayou Boyz

Friday, July 6

  • THE MAVERICKS
  • MARC BROUSSARD
  • Curtis Salgado
  • Nikki Hill
  • Horace Trahan & The Ossun Express
  • Pine Leaf Boys
  • Too Loose Cajun/Zydeco Band
  • Terry & the Zydeco Bad Boys
  • Worth
  • Kelly’s Lot
  • Late Night Blues Cruise:
    Ranky Tanky, David Vest Band, Ty Curtis, Mary Flower
  • After-Hours Show (Marriott Grand Ballroom):
    Marc Broussard & Nikki Hill!

Saturday, July 7

  • GEORGE THOROGOOD & THE DESTROYERS
  • RUTHIE FOSTER
  • THE MOTET
  • Ranky Tanky
  • Chubby Carrier & The Bayou Swamp Band
  • Polyrhythmics
  • Kevin Selfe Big Band
  • David Vest
  • Lady “A”
  • Dexter Ardoin & Creole Ramblers
  • Joy Now
  • Afternoon Blues Cruise:
    “Sail on Sister” NW Women in R&B Cruise “Tribute to Denise LaSalle”
  • Late “Rock the Boat” Dance Cruise:
    McKinley Moore Band, Kevin Selfe Band w/LaRhonda Steele & Karen Lovely, Jimmy ‘Duck’ Holmes & Mike Munson
  • After-Hours Show (Marriott Grand Ballroom):
    The Motet & Polyrhythmics

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