Blues, Brews, and BBQ

Blues, Brews, and BBQ

Saturday, Oct 10, 2020 from 10:00am to 4:00pm


The fun kicks off at 10am and lasts until 4pm at the Origin Bank RiverMarket. Bring your friends and family out to enjoy free, live music from a local favorite and two Blues Hall of Fame artists, shopping with artisans and boutiques, beer samplings, and the best BBQ around!

Our music lineup for the day:
10am-12pm: Charlie Wood
12:30pm-1:30pm: Bill Perry
2pm-4pm: Jerry McCoy

Live music for the day starts with Charlie Wood and his Smokin Section Band, local favorites in the ArkLaMiss. They've got a strong local following and are guaranteed to entertain.

Bill "Howl N Madd" Perry , accompanied by his daughter Shy Perry, is a Blues Hall of Fame artist as well as actor from Mississippi's hill country. He's played with BB King, Chuck Berry, and Little Richard.

Jerry McCoy, an Arkansas native and member of the Mississippi Blues Hall of Fame. Jerry has played with the Allman Brothers and is currently a member of the Hammer's.

We are hosting our very first, The Little Miss and Mister Monroe Pageant at 2:30pm in the amphitheater. Make sure you check out all the artisans, boutiques, and unique finds from around the ArkLaMiss as you enjoy the day on the River. Food trucks and vendors will be on hand selling BBQ, Louisiana cuisine, and delicious desserts/snacks.