Bedford Blues and BBQ

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Celebrate your Labor Day weekend with a little Blues and BBQ!

The Bedford Blues and BBQ Festival will have performances from some great blues musicians, barbeque, artisan vendors, and lots of family fun including carnival rides, laser tag, and flight simulators.

She Is Dallas Info:The Labor Day Blues and BBQ Festival will take place Friday, September 2 – Sunday, September 4.   It is located at 2000 Forest Ridge Dr, on the grounds adjacent to City Hall in Bedford.  General admission for ages 6+ is $5. Ages 5 and under are free.   Admission with reserved seating is available for $25 for ages 6+ or $17 for ages 3-5.   Other tickets options include discounts for 2 day passes, party tent, and party cabana.   Onsite parking is $10 but free parking lots will be available.   For more information, please visit the Bedford Blues and BBQ website.   You can also get updated details by following Bedford Blues and BBQ on Facebook.

About the BBQ…

You can have the opportunity to participate in the Peoples Choice Awards.   Festival goers will be able to purchase tickets which will allow them to sample food and vote for their favorite barbeque from 2:00PM – 5:00PM on Saturday, September 3.

But you will also want to be a part of the Battle of the BBQ where professional barbeque vendors battle it out to be the winner of the festivals Battle of the BBQ. Local BBQ vendors cook up unique samples for everyone to try. $10 gets you 10 samples and 2 votes.

Stage Performances for Saturday, September 3rd


Blind Dog Cooley 2:30PM – 3:30PM

Andrea Dawson 4:00PM – 5:00PM

Josh Weathers 5:30PM – 6:30PM

Buckwheat Zydeco 7:15PM – 8:15Pm

Jonny Lang 9:00PM – 10:30PM


The Day of the Dead Blues Band 3:30PM – 4:00PM

The Van Cleefs 5:00PM – 5:30PM

Eight Ball Blues Band 6:45PM – 7:15PM

Self Righteous Brothers 8:30PM – 9:00PM


Stage Performances for Sunday, September 4th


Texas Blues Runners   2:30PM – 3:30PM

Lightning Malcolm   4:00PM – 5:00PM

Jim Suhler & Monkey Beat   5:30PM – 6:30PM

Buddy Whittington   7:15PM – 8:15PM

Buddy Guy   9:00PM – 10:30PM


Suzuki Strings   3:30PM – 4:00PM

The Smee Tones   5:00PM – 5:30PM

Revolving Door   6:45PM – 7:15PM

The Rick Kelley Band  8:30PM – 9:00PM

One Comment

  1. Hey! I’ll be there and so will my blog!

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