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Boogie Blues & Brews September 21st, 22nd, and 23rd

Boogie Blues & Brews is proud to announce the line-up for the festival on September 21st, 22nd, and 23rd. This year's event at Walter Hall Park in League City will feature an epic gathering of blues and rock artists including Los Lonely Boys, Jimmie Vaughan & The Tilt-A-Whirl Band featuring Lou Ann Barton, and Marcia Ball.

The weekend lineup is rich with Texas blues and boogie, sprinkled with Louisiana zydeco, and downhome rockabilly. Friday night's "League City Hometown Night" celebrating the city's 50th birthday opens with Nick Gaitan & The Umbrella Man, followed by Step Rideau & The Zydeco Outlaws.

Saturday's acts include the Octanes, Luther & The Healers, Texas Johnny Brown & The Quality Blues Band, and Marcia Ball, Jimmie Vaughn and The Tilt-A-Whirl Band featuring Lou Ann Barton closes the Saturday festivities.

Sunday begins with a Gospel Brunch featuring the soulful sounds of local gospel artists followed by legendary saxophonist Grady Gaines & The Texas Upsetters. Headliners Los Lonely Boys close what promises to be an unforgettable weekend.

With over 3 million albums sold Los Lonely Boys is sure to close the festival in grand fashion with their rocking blues based guitar jams and amazing vocal harmonies. Their latest album Rockpango melds blues, rock from classic to modern, soul, their Latino heritage and even snippets of hip-hop and jazz.

For more than four decades, Jimmie Vaughan, the guitar slinging Texan, has been earning his living rockin' the blues. He was a founding member of The Fabulous Thunderbirds and has been singing and leading his Tilt-a-Whirl band for nearly 20 years. His newest release is titled: Blues, Ballads and Favorites.

Marcia Ball is a Texas-born, Louisiana-raised pianist/vocalist/songwriter. Ball is famed worldwide for igniting a full-scale roadhouse rhythm and blues party every time she strolls on stage. Ball's groove-laden New Orleans boogie and rollicking Gulf Coast blues have made her a one-of-a-kind favorite with music fans all over the world.

Encouraging the whole family to come out and enjoy the weekend entertainment, seniors over 65 and children under 12 will receive free admission all weekend!

The Galveston County Food Bank, Bay Area Habitat for Humanity and Clear Creek Environmental Foundation have been selected as charities that will receive a portion of revenues from the event. Boogie Blues & Brews is a City of League City event made possible through the generous support of sponsors; Advantage BMW Clear Lake, Dienst Distributing, Shiner Bock, and Lone Star Beer. Additional marketing support was received from local hotel and motel tax dollars, generated to encourage tourism and to further promote arts and entertainment in League City. 

Quick Facts

WHAT: Boogie Blues & Brews

WHEN: September 21 6 p.m.-10 p.m., September 22 noon-10 p.m., September 23 noon-6 p.m.

WHERE: Walter Hall Park, 807 Highway 3 North, League City, TX 77573 

Tickets can be purchased online at www.boogiebluesandbrews.com

Boogie, Blues & Brews

DATE: September 21-23, 2011

LOCATION: Walter Hall Park

WEBSITE: www.boogiebluesandbrews.com

FACEBOOK- https://www.facebook.com/BoogieBluesBrews

For a Band Schedule, Chili Cook-Off, Volunteer and Sweet Tea Taste-Off info