Two Days! Two Stages! Twelve Bands!

18th annual Prairie Dog Blues!

July 31 & August 1, 2015

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!

Video Highlights


Owen Campbell gets booted off Australia’s Got Talent, only to be invited back on the show to end up in the finals!


Larry McCray


Devon Allman – Wild Horses


Moreland & Arbuckle – The Devil and Me


Davy Knowles on the Bob and Tom Show

ThOe 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!

2015 Blues Fest Line-Up

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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