Bela & the Flecktones, Dr. Dog, The Emmitt-Nershi Band, Chicago Blues icon Eddy Clearwater and the Giving Tree Band are among the artists scheduled to appear at the Chicago Bluegrass & Blues Festival. The all-day event will take place December 12 from 11 AM to midnight at Chicago’s Congress Theater. Josh Phillips Folk Festival, Van Ghost, Majors Junction, Chicago Farmer, Jaik Willis, Mike Mangione & The Band, Holy Ghost Tent Revival, Tangleweed, Environmental Encroachment, Squeeze-bot GreenSugar, How Far to Austin, Liberty Bluegrass Band, The Right Now, Cobalt & the Hired Guns, The Shams Band, Goodbyehome and The Junior League Band will also appear.
The festival is also offering up the opening spot on the event’s mainstage—the event will be accepting band submissions until October 1.
Relix and Jambands.com have also partnered with the festival’s promoters to give away four pairs of tickets to the event. Please click here to enter.