Facebook Link Twitter Link YouTube Link

Bacon, Blues, & Big Stories Festival

20109494 Bacon Blues Big Stories Logo Design E Black

 

Join us for the first-ever Bacon, Blues & Big Stories Festival with FREE CONCERTS by JONNY LANG and SAMANTHA FISH happening on Oct. 19-20, 2018 at Mahr Park at Hidden Hills Farm in Madisonville, KY! This free, family-friendly festival boasts that it will be ‘a festival good for the taste buds, the ears, and the soul’ and hopes to draw bacon-enthusiasts, blues fans, and performing arts followers from near and far for the celebration.

This event is FREE and open to the public! We hope to see you there!

 

 

jonny lang promo

samantha fish pic

 

Plans for the weekend include:

Oct 19 – Performances by blues artists Samantha Fish, Alonzo Pennington & Michael Goff, Rickey Godfrey, food vendors, and a beer garden

 

 

Oct 20 – Performances by blues artists Jonny Lang, Boscoe France, Vanessa Collier, Salvation from Sundown, and The Beat Daddys, the first performance of professional storyteller Jim Loucks’ newest story that he is currently working on developing during his stay as the first Artist in Residence at Mahr Park, food vendors, beer garden, kayak rentals, a ‘Piglets Party’ just for the kids, storytelling performances by other professional storytellers, an after party in the Mahr Park Barn, and much more

 

“This festival is just another way we’re moving Madisonville forward and improving the quality of life for our citizens, potential citizens, and our visitors,” said Mayor David Jackson. “Bringing in big names like Jonny Lang while still supporting our local favorites like Boscoe France is what makes Madisonville stand out; we put on the big shows but we’ll never lose the small town feel, and that’s what makes us the best town on earth.”

Want to be a vendor? Download the vendor application HERE.  

More info at www.baconbluesandbigstories.com. For now, save the date and plan to join us! More info, including sponsorship opportunities, can be found by contacting the Office of Community Development at 270-824-2100 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

 

 

 Print  Email

 
Madisonville Transit (Bus)   GO Madisonville   Pay Utilities or Property Taxes   iRecycle Information   CodeRED Information   Contact Form
Madisonville Transit (Bus)   Go Madisonville   Pay Utilities or Property Taxes   iRecycle Information   CodeRED Information   Contact Form