The Western Maryland Blues Fest Committee will host a Cabin Fever Blues Bash on Thursday, March 2, from 7 to 10 p.m., at the Clarion Hotel and Conference Center to raise funds and awareness for the Western Maryland Blues Fest.
A City of Hagerstown event in its 11th year, the Blues Fest will be held June 2-4.
The Cabin Fever Blues Bash features national blues artist Albert Cummings.
Tickets for the event cost $10, and can be purchased in advance on the second floor of City Hall. Tickets also will be available at the door.
Sponsors of the event include Antietam Cable Television, M&T Bank, The Herald-Mail Co. and the Clarion Hotel and Conference Center.
The 2006 Western Maryland Blues Fest artwork, a watercolor entitled "Terrapin Blues" by artist Mick Williams, will be displayed. Raffle tickets will be on sale for the original.
Those wanting more information about the Cabin Fever Blues Bash or the 2006 Western Maryland Blues Fest may call 301-739-8577, ext. 116, or visit www.blues-fest.org.