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12th annual Paramount Music Fest

September 1 @ 4:30 pm - September 3 @ 9:00 pm

Celebrating record company Paramount Records milestone 100th year, Paramount Music Fest is thrilled to present it’s 12th Annual Fest of three days of live blues and rock music September 1-3 at Port Washington’s Coal Dock Park (190 S Wisconsin St, Port Washington, WI). A full schedule of music can be found here (with two stages running on Saturday):

http://paramountmusic.org/paramount-music-festival-2017/

The centerpiece of the entire weekend takes place at 8:30 p.m. on Saturday evening, when an amazing array of Chicago blues legends come together for a once-in-a-lifetime performance. The all-star lineup consists of:
-dazzling harmonica master Billy Branch and his band, Sons of Blues
-southpaw guitarist Eddy “The Chief” Clearwater
-former Muddy Waters and Magic Slim guitarist John Primer
-ex-Howlin’ Wolf and Paul Butterfield Blues Band drummer Sam Lay (inventor of the “double shuffle”)
-and harmonica stalwart Corky Siegel, once the co-leader of the Siegel-Schwall Blues Band and more recently the founder of the blues/classical hybrid Chamber Blues.

Queen of the Blues, Shemekia Copeland also performs on Saturday at 6:45 pm.

More on the record company here:

http://paramountmusic.org/

There will be ample food and drink (non-alcoholic and alcoholic) for purchase, and outside food/drink can not be brought in.
Doors open at 4:30 pm on September 1 and the Fest rocks on through until 9 pm on Sunday night.
Attendees are encouraged to bring chairs and pop-up tents for shading. Shuttles are available to and from the Festival site.
Kids under 16 are free with a paying adult.
More FAQ’s can be found here:

http://paramountmusic.org/festival-faqs/

Purchase tickets here:

https://on.spingo.com/e/paramount_music_festival_2017

Details

Start:
September 1 @ 4:30 pm
End:
September 3 @ 9:00 pm
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Website:
http://paramountmusic.org/paramount-music-festival-2017/

Venue

Port Washington’s Coal Dock Park
190 S Wisconsin St, Port Washington, WI 53074 United States
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