Dusk 'til Dawn Blues Festival - Sep 02, 2016 to Sep 04, 2016
422978 John Hope Franklin Blvd
Rentiesville, OK 74426
Phone: 918-855-0978 918-855-0978
Come and enjoy three days and nights of Oklahoma, regional and national blues at the Dusk 'til Dawn Blues Festival in Rentiesville. This event will feature 35 bands with over 200 musicians on three stages, indoors and outdoors. Workshops, music activities and a kid's village with arts will all be available. Head to this event to experience the birthplace of Oklahoma blues legend DC Minner and celebrate Oklahoma's unique blues heritage.
Facility Amenities: ADA Compliant, Pets Allowed
Group Amenities: Accommodates Tour Groups, Bus/Motorcoach Parking, Group Rates Available
Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): I-40, US-69
Projected Attendance: 3,000
$15 per day at the gate only.
Children 12 and under are free.
Volunteers help for three hours and are refunded for the day's ticket cost and get half off on a festival t-shirt. Volunteer sign-up is at headquarters inside the gate. Come before dark to assure you get a shift.
While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the pricing listed above, prices are subject to change without notice.
Rentiesville is 5 miles NE of Checotah and the I-40 - US 69 Crossroads. The OK Blues Hall of Fame is off US 69, two exits north of Checotah and three exits south of Muskogee; Checotah/Rentiesville. Go north one mile and east on Rentiesville/Honey Springs Road for two miles to D.C. Minner Street. Located just past the fire deptarment on the corner.
The festival is 125 miles east of OKC out I-40 and 70 miles southeast of Tulsa (BA, 51, Turnpike to 69 S) and one hour west of Fort Smith, AR.
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