The Peoria Blues & Heritage Music Festival will be held tonight and Saturday on the Peoria Riverfront.  As usual, the event will feature some top-notch musicians with 19 acts scheduled to perform this weekend. This year's headliners are Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Tommy Castro. Both of them will close out the Festival and play Saturday night.

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5:30 Rockin' Billy & the Rhythm Riot

6:30 Ben Miller Band *

7:00 Ronnie Baker Brooks

8:00 Sun Stereo *

8:30 JGB-Melvin Seals & John Kadlecik

9:30 Arlo McKinley & The Lonesome Sound *

10:30 Here Come The Mummies


1:00 Hollow Down

2:30 Kilborn Alley Blues Band

3:30 Peoria Rhythm Kings *

4:00 Jocelyn & Chris Arndt

5:00 Still Shine *

5:30 Aaron Kamn & The One Drops

6:30 Ida Mae *

7:00 Matthew Curry

8:00 Jamie N Commons *

8:45 Tommy Castro & The Painkillers

9:30 Laith Al-Saadi *

10:30 Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band

The Peoria Blues & heritage Music Festival will utilize two stages. The Riverside Stage will be the main stage and the Gateway Stage will act as a side stage for the event. Those acts on the Gateway stage are indicated by an asterisk (*) next to their name.

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