Peoria Blues & Heritage Festival Confirms Initial 2019 Lineup


Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band, Here Come The Mummies and Tommy Castro & The Painkillers are among the acts on the Peoria Blues & Heritage Festival’s initial 2019 lineup. The 31st annual event is scheduled for Labor Day Weekend, August 30 and 31, at Peoria, Illinois’ scenic waterfront.

Thus far, the festival has tapped Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band, Here Come The Mummies, Tommy Castro & The Painkillers, Ronnie Baker Brooks and Laith Al-Saadi as headliners. The event will also host Aarom Kamm and the One Drops, Arlo McKinley & The Lonesome Sound and Sun Stereo, as well as their “The Road To Memphis” international blues challenge. Stay tuned for additional lineup announcements.

Two-day general-admission and VIP tickets for this year’s festival go on sale this Friday, June 21 at 10 a.m. CT here.