It’s time for the WC Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival

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HENDERSON, Ky (WEHT) The WC Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival is this weekend and it looks like it won’t be too hot and humid for people to sit outside and enjoy live music.

Here’s a look at the lineup:


  • 3 p.m. The Beat Daddys
  • 5 p.m. Jerron ‘Blind Boy’ Paxton
  • 7 p.m. Jonathon Long
  • 9 p.m. Vanessa Collier

Thursday (Zydeco Night)

  • 4 p.m. Ben Prestage
  • 5:30 p.m. Dwayne Dopsie & The Zydeco Hellraisers
  • 8 p.m. Chubby Carrier & The Bayou Swamp Band


  • 12 p.m. Blues 4U
  • 3 p.m. Gough-Martin Blues Band & Tramp
  • 5 p.m. Keeshea Pratt Band
  • 7 p.m. Coco Montoya
  • 9 p.m. Chicago Plays the Stones


  • 12 p.m. Harris James
  • 2 p.m. Ben Prestage
  • 3 p.m. Jontavious Willis
  • 5 p.m. Altered Five Blues Band
  • 7 p.m. Ruthie Foster
  • 9 p.m. Southern Hospitality

For more information about the WC Handy Blues & Barbecue Fest, click here.

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(This story was originally published on June 12, 2019)

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