Exit 56 Blues Fest | Brownsville Tennessee


Special Events

Corvette Car Show | Arts & Crafts | Cruise-In | Music
Deep-Fried BBQ Eating Championship
Book Signing with Steve Bergsman

10 a.m.

Corvette Car Show

A show featuring Corvette's from 1953-2017 - All are welcome! Registration begins at 10 a.m.; Judging at 1 p.m. Trophies awarded to the Top 48. $20 entry fee.

Sponsored by
Volunteer Corvette Club of West Tennessee

Download a Registration Form ...

Saturday, 10a.m. - 6 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Arts & Crafts Show

West Tennessee artisans will be showcasing their handmade wares: Items will include handmade hairbows, aprons, jewelry, paintings, woodwork and more.cation

Vendor Application and more information ...

Saturday, 10 a.m- 10 p.m.; Sunday, 10 am -5 p.m.

Blues Concert

The Blues will be celebrated from the porch of the "Sleepy" John Estes home. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets for 2 days of great music from the area's best blues musicians.

Music Schedule ....

Saturday, 1 - 4 p.m.

Exit 56 Cruise-In

You are invited to cruise-in for the Exit 56 Blues Fest. It will be a day of fun, music and vehicles. Bring your car, truck, or motorcycle to join in the fun of showing off your ride. Register for the unique titles that will be awarded at 4 p.m. Bring your blanket or lawn chair and enjoy the music.

Sponsored by: Lee Berry State Farm

Cruise-In Registration ...

4 p.m.

Deep-Fried BBQ Eating Championship

How many deep-fried BBQ bites can you eat in 10 minutes? Enter this fun contest to find out and possibly win a trophy, t-shirt and other gift items... and of course the title of "Champion."

Register to compete ...

5 p.m.

Book Signing with
Steve Bergsman

Steve Bergsman is a veteran journalist and travel writer and author of the R&B triology: the Death of Johnny Ace. The Seduction of Mary Wells and The Friends of Billy Preston. He will be on hand all day Saturday, May 27, to sign copies of his books and talk music with festival goers. A short presentation will be given at 5 p.m. from the main stage.

Steve Bergsman - Author


of the BLUES

MAY 27-28, 2017

Saturday, 10am - 10pm
Sunday, 10am - 5pm


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Deep-Fried BBQ Championship


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The Exit 56 Blues Fest is presented by West Tennessee Delta Heritage Center
© 2011-17 West Tennessee Delta Heritage Center
Interstate 40 at Exit 56 • 121 Sunny Hill Cove • Brownsville, Tennessee 38012 • 731-779-9000

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