Broken Arrow Blues at One-Eyed Betty's, open mic. night at Dino's and more.
The 12th annual Ferndale Blues and Music Festival continues all week with live music options at several venues around town. The 10-day festival raises money for Ferndale Youth Assistance and the Michigan AIDS Coalition. [Do you have Blues Fest photos to share? Add them here!] For further details, including a full schedule of events, how to donate, parking and more, visit: Your Guide to the 2013 Ferndale Blues and Music Festival. A map of the venues can be downloaded here. The festival continues on Tuesday with the events listed below. Call ahead to confirm times or visit www.ferndalebluesfestival.org.
12th annual Ferndale Blues and Music Festival kicks off Friday, featuring 75 concerts at 27 local venues.
The Ferndale Blues and Music Festival is back for its 12th year and will feature more music and venues than ever before. The event will span 10 days this year - starting Friday, Jan. 25 and continuing through Feb. 6 - and includes 75 individual concerts in at least 27 venues, primarily in Ferndale with a few in Royal Oak Township and Hazel Park. [See photos from the 2012 Ferndale Blues and Music Festival here.] The annual music festival is held each winter to raise money for two local charities - Ferndale Youth Assistance and the Michigan AIDS Coalition. Festival co-chair and founder Craig Covey says the event aims to brings music and camaraderie to people across the region who may be suffering cabin fever or winter blues. It also brings …