Blues Fest

Western Maryland Blues Fest schedule and maps

Western Maryland Blues Fest schedule and maps

May 20, 2002

Friday, May 31

Decked Out for the Blues, on the top level of Hagerstown Municipal Parking Deck, North Potomac Street

5 to 6 p.m. - Rudy and the Bluefish

7 to 8:30 p.m. - Duffy Kane and Black Manhattan

Tickets cost $7, identification required, and are available at area Sheetz locations. There is limited seating at the event.

Happy hour, limited to event sponsors and guests, is from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Other ticket holders will be admitted at 6 p.m.

Saturday, June 1

Public Square, Washington and Potomac streets

Washington Street Stage

11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. - Back Roads Blues Band

1:15 to 2 p.m. - KoKo Blue

3 to 4 p.m. - Toni Lynn Washington


5 to 6 p.m. - The Lloyd Jones Band

Potomac Street Stage

12:15 to 1:15 p.m. - Eddie Shaw and The Wolf Gang

2 to 3 p.m. - Hubert Sumlin, with guest Bob Margolin

4 to 5 p.m. - Original Acoustic Hot Tuna (Jorma Kaukonen and Jack Casady)

6 to 7:30 p.m. - Walter Trout and the Radicals

Gates open at 10:30 a.m. Tickets cost $15, $5 for ages 6 to 12 and free for ages 5 and younger. Tickets are available at the gate or in advance at area Sheetz locations.

Sunday, June 2 City Park

Washington County Museum of Fine Arts

1:30 to 3 p.m. - Gary Jackson, with Carl Disque at the Lakefront Portico Exterior

3 p.m. - Ann Rabson blues music workshop in the Bowman Concert Gallery


Noon to 12:45 p.m. - Little Bit A Blues

1 to 2 p.m. - Ann Rabson

2:15 to 3:30 p.m. - Carey Bell

3:45 to 5 p.m. - Blind Boys of Alabama

All events are free. Free-will donations will be accepted.

For information, call 301-739-8577, ext. 546, or go to on the Web.

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