2016 Bud Light Ferndale Blues and Music Festival Jan. 29 – Feb. 6

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The Ferndale Blues Festival is a series of fun concerts across multiple venues in Ferndale and beyond to help raise money for Ferndale Youth Assistance and MAC Health, a program of Matrix Human Services.
Sponsors include Artichoke Garlic Foundation, Giffels Webster, Rosie O’Grady’s, One-Eyed Betty’s, Ferndale Elks Lodge #1588, Sneakers Pub, Como’s, Soho, Level One Bank, Danny’s Irish Pub, Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner Jim Nash, Ferndale Councilperson Dan Martin, Charter Township of Royal Oak Rec. Center, Craig Covey and oc115.com (yes, that’s us!).
HowesLocationVenues so far include Cork, Pleasant Ridge, New Way Bar, Dickey’s Barbeque Pit, Ferndale Elks, Howe’s Bayou, Danny’s Irish Pub, Como’s, Dino’s, Sneakers Pub, Level One Bank, One Eyed Betty’s, Soho, Rosie O Grady’s, (Pulled Pork event), Charter Township of Royal Oak Recreation Center, 21272 Mendota, Ferndale.
Below is the schedule as of Jan. 20. For the most updated info go to www.ferndalebluesfestival.org.

Friday, Jan. 29

Como’s – Sweet Baby Back Blues – 9:30 – 1am

Dino’s – Karaoke 9pm

Howe’s Bayou – Chris Branch Trio – 8pm – midnight, JazzNewWay_Jazz_Tuesdays

New Way Bar – Reggae Showcase Featuring: 1592, Roots Vibrations and the Dirty Nation

Rosie O Grady’s – Lady Champa. Event will be 6pm to 9pm

Sneakers – Karaoke 9pm


Saturday, Jan. 30

Como’s – The Split Level Band – 9:30pm – 1am

MBREW draft oneCork – Laura and George Duo, Jazzy Blues

Ferndale Elks – DJ BWhite – 9pm-1am – Open to the Public

Howe’s Bayou – Maggie’s Farm – 8pm – midnight, Blues

New Way Bar – Eliza Neals and the Narcotics, Blues/Rock

Sneakers – Karaoke 9pm


Sunday, Jan. 31

Dino’s – Eric Swanson with Motif – 6-7pm, Pop and Standards – Ferndale Art and Cultural Commission

SOHO – Karaokesidebar012balloonrates

Monday, Feb. 1

Howe’s Bayou – Albert Young and the Straight 8s – 7pm – 10pm, Folks, Blues and Roots Music

Tuesday, Feb. 2

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit – 10% of all sales donated to the charities, 11am – 8pm

Family friendly entertainment. Lady Legatos, acoustic and The George V Trio, Ferndale Middle School Students – 6:30 – 7:30pm

Dino’s – DAMN Acoustic – Open MIC 8pm – 12am

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Wednesday, Feb. 3

Dino’s – Karaoke 9pm

Thursday, Feb. 4

Dino’s – Band TBD

Sneakers – Karaoke 9pm


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Charter Township of Royal Oak Recreation Center – TBD – 7-10pm

Como’s – Sweet Baby Back Blues – 9:30 – 1am

Dino’s – Karaoke 9pm

Howe’s Bayou – Michael O’Brien and the Distractions – 8pm – midnight, Irish Music

New Way Bar – The Blain and Diego Comedy Show and Paul Carey Organ Trio featuring Mark LoDuca Sr.

Sneakers – Karaoke 9pm

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Saturday, Feb. 6

Rosie O Grady’s – Annual Pig Roast and Blues Concert: THREE Great Blues Bands, TBD $10 cover charge to charities. Pig Roast Dinner – $15 for adults, free to kids under 12 years. Pig Roast event will be 11am to 9pm. Indoor and Outdoor.

Como’s – The Split Level Band – 9:30pm – 1am

Dino’s – Night Train, 9:30pm – 1:30am,

Ferndale Elks – Camila Ballario – Nikki Holland and the Dirty Elizabeths – 9pm – 1am Open to the public

Howe’s Bayou – Chrissy Morgan with Susie Woodman – 8pm – midnight, Jazz and Blues

New Way Bar – Bronze Mambas, Tahnz and Two Cheers

Sneakers – Karaoke 9pm

For the most updated info go to www.ferndalebluesfestival.org.

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