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Bayfront Blues Fest Draws Thousands in 26th Year

Updated: 08/08/2014 6:47 PM
Created: 08/08/2014 3:15 PM WDIO.com
By: Briggs LeSavage
blesavage@wdio.com

Each summer, thousands of blues fans gather in the Northland for the Bayfront Blues Festival, and in it's 26th year, things are no different.

Friday marked the first day of the three-day festival in Bayfront Park. Organizers say they're expecting around 30,000 fans this weekend. 

Thirty two performers are taking the festival's two stages. The gates open at 11 a.m. Friday and Saturday and 10:30 a.m. on Sunday. 

Los Lonely Boys are highlighting Friday's performances at 9:15 p.m. Friday, followed by Canned Heart on Saturday and Robert Randolf and the Family Band on Sunday.

Schedule of Music

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