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 ​​​​​​​​​​THE 2017
 CHICAGO BLUES FEST

  PHOTOS
​  June 9  | June 10  | June 11


​  June 8
  The dedication of the Muddy Waters Mural


  THE 2017 FESTIVAL LINEUP​

35th Annual Chicago Blues Festival

JUNE 8 – 10, 2018

Millennium Park


THE HEADLINERS @ Jay Pritzker Pavilion
FRI, JUNE 8
65th Anniversary of Delmark Records Celebration
5:30-6:15pm  Corey Dennison Band 
6:30-7:15pm  Mississippi Heat with guests Billy Flynn and Giles Corey
7:30-9:30pm  Tribute to Those Who Came Before and Bob Koester
Corey Dennison and Gerry Hundt – Tribute to Sleepy John Estes
Jimmy Burns – Tribute to Big Joe Williams
Ken Saydak – Tribute to Roosevelt Sykes
Guy King – Tribute to Willie Kent
Billy Flynn and Linsey Alexander – Tribute to Jimmy Dawkins
Lil’ Ed & Dave Weld – Tribute to J.B. Hutto
Demetria Taylor and Tomiko Dixon – Tribute to Big Time Sarah
Steve Bell and Lurrie Bell – Tribute to Carey Bell
Jimmy Johnson and Dave Specter – Tribute to Magic Sam
Omar Coleman – Tribute to Junior Wells

                                   
SAT, JUNE 9
5:30-6:30pm  Selwyn Birchwood
6:45-7:45pm  Willie Clayton 
8-9:30pm       Little Walter Tribute
FeaturingBilly Branch, Billy Boy Arnold, Corky Siegel, Rick Estrin,  Sugar Blue, Magic Dick and others.
 
SUN, JUNE 10
5:30-6:30pm  Fantastic Negrito
6:45-7:45pm  Kenny Neal 
8-9:30pm       Mavis Staples

Side stage information coming in the next month or so.