Official Beers of the Kent Blues Fest:


Friday (free shows!)

Acorn Alley Plaza Kickoff Concert

The Brighter Side Band: 5:15pm – 8pm

Presented by Acorn Alley

157 Lounge

Paul Borger: 7pm – 9:30pm (bio)

Bar 145

The Juke Hounds: 7pm – 10pm (bio)

Brewhouse Pub

Wallace Coleman Band: 8pm – 11pm (bio)


Rooster Jones Band: 9pm – 10:30pm

Buffalo Wild Wings

Memphis Cradle: 8pm – 11pm (bio)


Wanda Hunt Band: 8pm – Midnight (bio)

Kent Stage

15-60-75 (The Numbers Band): 8pm – 11pm (bio)

Kent State Hotel & Conference Center

Colin John & Dagan Bernstein: 6:30pm – 8pm (bio)


John Markovic: 7pm – 9pm

The Loft

Blue Steve Martin & Sharon Telecky: 8pm – 11pm


Ray Flanagan & The Dirt Merchants: 7pm – 10:30pm

Newdle Bar

Joe Rollin’ Porter: 9pm – 11pm

Ohio Music Shop

Hallam & Delaney: 5pm – 6pm
Daydream: 7:30pm – 8:45pm
3 Kings: 9pm – 11pm

Panini’s Bar and Grill

Austin “Walkin’ Cane” & Dave Morrison: 9:30pm – 12:30am (bio)

The Pub

The Extremes: 5:30pm – 8pm


Guy Pernetti: 5:30pm – 8:30pm (bio)

Ray’s Place

Alan Greene Duo: 7pm – 9pm
Blue Lunch: 9:30pm – 12:30am (bio)

Secret Cellar

Chris Yakopcic: 5pm – 7pm
Qwik-Silver: 8pm – 10pm
Gaetano Letizia & The Underworld Blues Band: 11pm – 1am

Tree City Coffee & Pastry

Rachel & the Beatnik Playboys: 6pm – 8pm (bio)
Hive Robbers: 8:30pm – 10:30px

Venice Café

Denzon Blues All-Stars feat. Freddie Salem and Joe Vitale: 7:30pm – 9:30am
Roger Hoover: 9:30pm – 12:30am (bio)

Water St. Tavern

Zydeco Kings Duo: 5:30pm – 7:30pm (bio)
The Bluestones: 7pm – 9pm (patio) (bio)
Armstrong Bearcat Band: 8pm – 11pm (bio)

Zephyr Pub

Ian Penter: 5:30pm – 7:30pm (bio)
Jon Mosey Trio: 8pm – Midnight (bio)

Saturday – The Kent Stage

Saturday, July 19
175 East Main St.
John Hammond & Rory Black

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Kent Blues Fest would also like to thank:
Cleveland Blues Society | Northeast Ohio Blues Association (NEOBA) | City of Kent | Main Street Kent
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