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100 W. River St, Dixon, IL 61021

Blues, Brews & BBQ is held in Dixon at the Dixon Riverfront from 2-10 pm.

Enjoy good eats, good drinks, and good times at the annual Blues, Brews & BBQ festival held on the Riverfront Plaza along the Rock River.  There will be craft brewers, BBQ vendors, and the BBQ cookoff competition starts at 10 am with a grand prize of $1,000.00.

Starting at 4 pm, live music takes the stage with three bands. Kevin Purcell & the Nightburners will play from 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm; The Altered Five Blues Band plays from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm and Toronzo Cannon takes the stage from 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm.

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