Downtown Fishers and the Nickel Plate District Amphitheater, 6 Municipal Dr., will host the city’s fourth annual Blues Festival Sept. 2 and 3.
The free two-day event begins at 7 p.m. Sept. 2 and 6 p.m. Sept. 3, with 10 local acts in total participating and performances lasting until 11 p.m. both nights.
Presenting sponsor J&J Winery will have wine available for purchase during the event and local food truck Neighborhood Pizza will also be onsite.
Featured Blues Festival acts Sept. 2 include Doug Henthorn, Hurricane Ruth, Arthur James, The Ambassadors and Mike Milligan and Steam Shovel. The Sept. 3 show features Rev Charlie and Carson Dierslihng, Bullet Proof Soul Band, On Cue, Stormcellar and special event honoree Gene Deer.
Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, blankets and food to enjoy during the show, but outside backpacks or coolers will not be permitted into the event.