Parade Route: Genesee Street from near the parkway north to Route NY-5S.
Heads up ... April 2, 5:00 pm
Ramada Inn, 141 New Hartford Street, New Hartford
Mark Hummel, Sugar Ray Norcia, and Magic Dick will be blowing the walls out with their harmonicas in a tribute to the great Sonny Boy Williamson II. They will be backed by the Golden State - Lone Star Revue featuring Anson Funderburgh, RW Grigsby, and others.
Tickets: $15 in advance, $20 at door. Tickets will be available at the next MVBS Jam on Wednesday March 22 at Happy Sam's Lounge (Ramada), New Hartford. Online ticket sales will be available shortly.
Doors will open at 4:30. Food and beverages will be available on-site.
2ND WEDNESDAY OF EACH MONTH - MVBS JAMS AT UTICA BREWS, 809 COURT ST., UTICA, NY
AS ALWAYS, ADMISSION AT THE DOOR IS $2 FOR MVBS MEMBERS, $4 FOR NON-MEMBERS.
Join the MVBS
Enjoy a lifetime membership for a one-time fee of only $30! Membership entitles you to:
Reduced price admission to all events, except for fundraisers.
Reduced admission fee to all of the monthly jams.
Attend, participate and vote in open meetings.
The Mohawk Valley Blues Society has hosted monthly blues jams, several major blues festivals, school presentations, charity events and concerts by touring blues artists, including Magic Slim and the Teardrops, Carl Weathersby, the Holmes Brothers, C.J. Chenier and the Red Hot Lousiana Band, Sharee Williams, Coco Montoya, Duke Robillard and Jerry Portnoy, Lil' Ed and the Blues Imperials, John Hammond, the Nighthawks, Jimmy Thackery, Roxanne Potvin, Dave Gross, and many others.
The MVBS Jams are open to all blues musicians, and give our member artists a chance to play with each other, network and explore musically. For non-member jammers, they are an opportunity to see what the society is about, and why they should consider becoming a member.