Chicago Blues Festival Schedule — Saturday, June 11, 2022 with Willie Henderson, Rico McFarland, & more!
Millennium Park, Michigan Ave. & Columbus Ave.
(schedule is subject to change)
Jay Pritzker Pavilion
- 2:40-2:50pm – National Anthem/Commissioner’s Welcome/Tom Marker
- 2:55-4:10pm – Chicago Soul Tribute to Gene Barge, Cicero Blake & Willie Henderson featuring Willie Henderson’s Big Bad Blues Band with special guests Ruby Andrews, Samota Acklin, Theresa Davis, Joe Barr and Willie White
- 4:30-5:00pm – Emerging Artist – Nick Alexander
- 5:15-6:15pm – Melody Angel
- 6:30-7:30pm – Rico McFarland
- 7:45-9:00pm – Ronnie Baker Brooks
Visit Mississippi Juke Joint Stage (Chase Promenade North)
- 12-1:00pm – JW Williams
- 1:15-2:15pm – Dexter Allen
- 2:30-3:30pm – Keith Johnson & The Big Muddy Band
- 3:45-5:00pm – Cedric Burnside
Rosa’s Lounge (Chase Promenade South)
Emcee: Tony Mangiullo
Daily showcase of Chicago Blues legends and emerging artists that have called Rosa’s Lounge home over the last 38 years.