W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival
One of the largest free music festivals in the nation, the fest hosts variety of blues styles, including gritty delta blues, smooth soul, big horn bands, and Zydeco music. This year will include Wednesday night activities featuring Chicago-style music and food. The festival is a celebration of the life and legacy of Henderson resident and “Father of the Blues,” William Christopher Handy.
For more information, visit www.handyblues.org or call 270-826-3128.