King Biscuit Blues Festival

King Biscuit Blues Festival

Thursday, Oct 10, 2019 at 12:00pm

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King Biscuit Blues Festival attracts hundreds of thousands of people from all over the world to the banks of the Mississippi River in Helena, Arkansas. Featuring blues legends and up-and-coming acts, this iconic festival, held the weekend before Columbus Day each October, continues to preserve and promote the music of the Delta. Taking its name from “King Biscuit Time,” the longest-running radio show in history, the festival brings people together who appreciate blues culture.

Schedule:
SBBS IBC Bands Winner: 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Front Porch Blues Jam hosted by Brotha Ric Patton: 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Cedric Burnside Band: 1:10pm - 2:15pm
Sterling Billingsley Band: 2:35pm - 3:40pm
Chris O’Leary Band: 4:00pm - 5:10pm
Zac Harmon Band: 5:30pm - 6:40pm
Billy Branch and The Sons of Blues: 7:00pm - 8:10pm
Ruthie Foster (headliner): 8:30pm