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Youth Playing for the Seniors at Blues Fest Feb. 6

January 31st 2013

On Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 6:00 p.m., The Ferndale High School and Ferndale Middle School Jazz Bands will be performing in a special “Grand Finale” concert at The Gerry Kulick Center, 1201 Livernois, Ferndale, Michigan!

Ferndale Blues Festival Jan 25 – Feb 2

January 16th 2013

“We do this for three reasons. One, to raise money for the two charities. The second reason we do it is to promote the cities and the Downtown and HowesLocationthe businesses in an otherwise slow time of the year. But just as important is that we are promoting music and culture and enabling people to get out. A lot of people get the blues during this time of year or they get cabin fever…

Rib Burn Off Sizzles with Success

February 5th 2012

The Fifth Annual Rib Burn Off was a sizzling success, serving a record-breaking 848 people over 1,500 lbs of ribs all in the name of charity! The Rib Burn Off is part of the Ferndale Blues and Music Festival, which raises money for Michigan AIDS Coalition and Ferndale Youth Assistance.

Big Bands are Part of this year’s Blues & Music Festival

January 24th 2012

The Bud Light Ferndale Blues & Music Festival will be bigger and better this year, and one show will trump them all in terms of the sheer volume of musical talent in one place.

The Bridge Project and the Grosse Pointe Jazz Band, each with over 15 members, will showcase big band jazz at its finest at the Ferndale Elks Club (22856 Woodward Ave) on Monday, Jan. 30, 2012 from 7-9 pm as part of the City-wide festival.

Marty O’Neill Set to Defend Rib Burn-Off Title

February 1st 2011

The State Farm Hogs, led by Boss Hog Marty O’Neill, are getting them psyched up to defend their title in the fourth annual Rib Burn Off that takes place on Sat. Feb. 5, 2011, as the grand finale of the Ferndale Blues Festival.

Ferndale Blues Festival Comes Jan. 28- Feb. 5

January 18th 2011

Just ten more days until the tenth annual Ferndale Blues Festival kicks off to help raise money for Ferndale Youth Assistance and Michigan AIDS Coalition. The festival runs from Jan. 28 – Feb. 5 and takes place at nearly 20 Downtown Ferndale hot spots, with a variety of performances.