‘They’re All Main Acts’

‘They’re all main acts’ 2019 Handy Festival artist lineup announced By Douglas White – The Gleaner HENDERSON, Ky. – The music lineup for the 29th annual W.C. Handy Blues and Barbecue Festival was announced on Monday, and it offers four consecutive days of stellar entertainment at absolutely no cost. “They’re all main acts when it comes downContinue reading

2019 Music Lineup Announced

W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival Announces 2019 Music Lineup HENDERSON, Ky. (April 8, 2019) – The music lineup for the 29th annual W.C. Handy Blues and Barbecue Festival was released today by the festival planning committee. This year’s artists will perform on stage in Audubon Mill Park on the Henderson riverfront on June 12-15. TheContinue reading

Handy Festival Recognized as Top Event!

The best events across the Southeast compete to receive the prestigious Top 20 Events designation. Through a nomination process, Southeast Tourism Society chooses the Top 20 events in the Southeast for each month of the year and publishes this list of winners quarterly. The W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival was named a Top 20 EventContinue reading

Keep It Free!

W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival has become one of the largest free music festivals in the nation.

The Henderson Music Preservation Society is a non-profit organization, 100% of all procedes are used to fund the next year’s show.

© 2019 W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival