2013 Governor’s Award Winner for Excellence in the Arts
Mimbres Region Arts Council
May 27-29, 2016
The Mimbres Region Arts Council’s (MRAC) unparalleled Blues Festival, the last remaining FREE Blues Festival in the Southwest, celebrates 21 years in Gough Park and in and around Silver City with 3 days of events.
May 27, 2016
Friday night 6PM: opening party picnic in Gough Park, w/CW Ayon. Beer garden & food vendors will be open. Opening night features a twilight Busted Knuckle Harley Stunt show; Kick-Off Dance at Q’s Southern Bistro w/the Harlis Sweetwater Band, 8:30-11PM ($15)
May 28, 2016
9 PM – 1 AM Saturday don’t miss the after hours Blues Jam Session with festival performers, led by Miller & the Other Sinners at the Little Toad downtown (Tickets $15). Proceeds from this event help keep the festival free.