Spa City Blues Society’s flagship event, the Hot Springs Blues Festival will take Saturday, August 31st at Hill Wheatley Plaza in downtown Hot Springs. This year, the festival will again focus on “getting back to their roots” by featuring talent from Arkansas. 

Festival gates open at noon with the first performance beginning at 1:00 pm. The lineup is: 

1:00pm - Mike Tripp
1:50pm - Spa City Youngbloods
3:10pm - Greg “Big Papa” Binns
4:00pm - Ben “Swamp Donkey” Brenner
5:00pm - Charlotte Taylor and Gypsy Rain
6:30pm - Grant Garland Band
8:15pm - Steve Hester Band

Saturday, August 31st at Hill Wheatley Plaza. Gates open at noon and the music starts at 1pm. We have seven acts, all from Arkansas. 

Admission is $15, but new and renewing Spa City Blues Society memberships purchases will receive a free festival pass and a free member shirt.

More info at or call Bert Clevenger at 870-323-0419 or