Department of Parks
Tickets On Sale For Kenlake's Hot August Blues
HARDIN, Ky. – Blues fans will gather Aug. 25-26 for one of the premier events of the summer – the 17th Hot August Blues concert at Kenlake State Resort Park in Western Kentucky.
The gates will open for the concert at (Central Time) on Friday with music starting at Performances will include: Andrea Childress, Kenny Brown, Harper Brothers Band and the Clarence Dobbins Revue
On Saturday, gates will open at and music starts at . Performers include: Lew Jetton & 61 South, Willie Smith & The Fender Benders, Debbie Ritter & 4/40, Big Mike Griffin, Deitra Farr and Tutu Jones.
Tickets at the gate are $10 for Friday and $15 for Saturday. Advance tickets go on sale Aug. 1 and are $8 for Friday and $13 for Saturday. Advance tickets can be purchased at Kenlake State Resort Park, Roof Brothers Wine and Spirits in Paducah, and at the Big Apple Café in Murray. A portion of the proceeds go to Shriner’s Children’s Hospital.
Alcohol, glass bottles and pets are not allowed at this event.
For more information about the concert, tickets or lodging, call the park at
1-800-325-0143 or visit www.parks.ky.gov
The Kentucky State Park System is composed of 52 state parks plus an interstate park shared with Virginia. The Department of Parks, an agency of the Commerce Cabinet, operates 17 resort parks with lodges -- more than any other state. Each year, Kentucky parks draw 7 million visitors and contribute $317 million to the economy. For more information on Kentucky parks, visit our Web site at http://www.parks.ky.gov