Chicago Bluegrass & Blues Festival

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Country and Region United StatesIllinois
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Chicago, Illinois, USA
Festival Contact Information

Mailing address:
Congress Theater
2135 N. Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago, IL 60647 USA

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Max Wagner: Sponsorship Inquiries

Festival Description

This festival highlights Chicago's connection to roots music and culture with both native talent and some of the best of contemporary blues and bluegrass artists. Throughout the forty plus year history of the festival, Chicago Bluegrass and Blues captures the past, present and future of Chicago style blues and bluegrass.

Festival Dates January 21 and January 28, 2012
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Practical Info:

  • The Congress Theater
    2125 N. Milwaukee Avenue
    Chicago, Illinois
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