Historic High Country / Blue Ridge

Blue Ridge Blues and BBQ Music Festival

Dates : 9/17/16 - 9/17/16
Downtown Blue Ridge City Park
West Main and First Street
Blue Ridge, GA 30513


Downtown Blue Ridge will set the stage as a fantastic backdrop and location for a perfect early fall event. The leaves start to change with cooler days and crisp evenings that invite outdoor activities! The sounds of blues music and the sweet smell of BBQ from local and regional cookers will fill the air as families and groups of friends enjoy this unique setting and event. The event begins Friday night with a Blues Train, as well as a Blues Crawl with bands set up in our restaurants downtown. The actual festival is on Saturday. 2016 Lineup: Breaking Point, No Komment, Mudbone Turner Band with Sugarlips Shields, Rollin' Bones and  the Markey Blue Band.

Get into the festival for free! Pick up your Official Blues & BBQ Festival Rack Card from your Blue Ridge lodging provider, Fannin County Chamber of Commerce or participating Crawl restaurant. Carry it with you on Friday night as you Crawl. Get all eight stars punched and you can get into the Blues & BBQ Festival free the next day.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Saturday: 12:00PM - 9:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Adults $5

    Facility Amenities

    Accessible by Public Transportation, Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site, Concessions, Free Parking, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms, Restaurant on Site

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Handicapped Accessible

    Group Amenities


    Near Interstate Highway


    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


    Culinary, Food, Wine & Beer, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Music Festival


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