FREDERICK, Md. - The first Frederick Blues Festival is planned for 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 25, at the Baker Park bandshell.
The blues fest supports Heartly House, a Frederick charity assisting victims of domestic violence.
Admission is free, but everyone is encouraged to bring a canned food item.
Six popular blues bands are scheduled to appear: 2Blue Ensemble, Blue Steele, BG and the Mojo Hands, Automatic Slim and His Band, the Janine Wilson Band and Duffy Kane.
More information is on the event's Internet site: http://meetingsworld.com/blues.