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Brownsville celebrates its Blues heritage with an annual festival on the grounds of the West Tennessee Delta Heritage Center each Memorial Day Weekend. Concerts are held from the porch of Blues Pioneer Sleepy John Estes and includes local and regional performers all day on Saturday and a special "Women in Blues" showcase on Sunday. Other events during the festival includes arts and crafts vendors, a Corvette Car Show, a classic car cruise-in, special exhibits and our famous Deep-Fried BBQ Eating Championship. Admission is free. Festival hours are 10am - 10pm on Saturday and 10am - 5pm on Sunday.

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Musicians interact with fans during Exit 56 Blues Fest
Musicians and fans interact and have fun during Exit 56 Blues Fest
Deep-Fried BBQ Eating Championship
Deep-Fried BBQ Eating Championship
Queen of Beale Barbara Blue belts one out during Exit 56 Blues Fest
Women in Blues Showcase is featured on Sunday during Exit 56 Blues Fest
Exit 56 Blues Fest Corvette Car Show
Over 75 Corvettes show off during the annual Corvette Car Show
Exit 56 Blues Fest

121 Sunny Hill Cove
Brownsville, TN 38012

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Hours Open
10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Payment Methods Accepted
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Discounts Offered
  • Group Discount