Two Days! Two Stages! Twelve Bands!

17th annual Prairie Dog Blues Fest!

July 25 & 26, 2014

Thanks to all our fans that helped make this years festival a huge success!

Do you have a band you would like to see at the Blues Fest. Just drop an e-mail to info@prairiedogblues.com or let the band know to submit their promotional package here.

Welcome to prairiedogblues.com! The Prairie Dog Blues Festival is held every year on historic St. Feriole Island, right on the Mississippi River and nestled between jagged cliffs and green hills untouched by the Ice Age!

Once you get that cold drink in your hand, great tunes in your ear and good, friendly people all around, you’ll realize your at one of the most beautiful venues anywhere. You’ll soon be calling yourself a Prairie Dogger! Blues and Roots music from Chicago Blues to West Coast Jump, hard-driving Mississippi Hill Country Blues, New Orleans horns and Texas Boogie, Zydeco, Gospel, Blues Rock – We’ve got it all!


The Prairie Dog Blues Festival is held every year on historic St. Feriole Island, right on the Mississippi River and nestled between jagged cliffs and green hills untouched by the Ice Age!

2013 Blues Fest Line-Up

Friday, July 26th

5:00pm Annie Mack

7:00pm Hadden Sayers


9:00pm Kelley Hunt



11:00pm Tab Benoit


Friday Beer Tent Cash Box Kings

Saturday, July 27th

12:30pm Left Wing Bourbon



2:30pm Bryan Lee

4:30pm Watermelon Slim & The Workers



6:30pm Toronzo Cannon



8:30pm Lamont Cranston Band with Bruce McCabe



10:30pm The Steepwater Band



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Famous Prairie Dog Beer Girls


At the Prairie Dog Fest, you don't have to get out of your chair for a beer. These friendly, beautiful ladies will fetch 'em for ya!

Past Blues Fest Photos

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All Kinds of Blues!

(above video) Tab Benoit

A part of the great variety of blues music you will hear at the Prairie Dog Blues Festival.
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