21st Annual Prairie Dog Blues Fest! July 27 & 28, 2018

Dates are set for 21th Anniversary Prairie Dog Blues Fest! July 27 & 28, 2018

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


Laith Al-Saadi (NBC’s The Voice 2016 Finalist) – “White Room”


Carolyn Wonderland with Bonnie Raitt – “Ain’t Nobody’s Fault But Mine”


Annika Chambers

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!

2018 Blues Fest Line-Up

Friday, July 27th

5:00pm TBD

7:00pm TBD


9:00pm TBD


11:00pm TBD


Friday Beer Tent TBD

Saturday, July 28th

12:30pm TBD


2:30pm TBD

4:30pm TBD


6:30pm TBD


8:30pm TBD


10:30pm TBD


Saturday Beer Tent TBD

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!

Lil' Ed & The Blues Imperials

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