The Greater Brighton Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to host the 4th annual Smokin’ Jazz and Barbecue Blues Festival on September 11 – 12 in downtown Brighton.
The event, sponsored by First National Bank, features jazz and blues musicians and barbecue vendors from around the world.
Friday night from 5 p.m. – 11 p.m. you can hear the blues first with Eric Tessmer and later with Bill “The Sauce Boss” Wharton. The sounds of Zydeco will start at 9:30 p.m. with Lil’ Brian and the Zydeco Travelers.
On Saturday the festivities will start at 11 a.m. and carry on until 11 p.m. with more music by Paul Miles, Sky Covington, Princilla Price, Tumbao Bravo! and more.
Great food will be available both days and a Rock Wall and Bungee Jump will also be on site.
Visit The Greater Brighton Area Chamber of Commerce website for a complete list of events and mark your calendar, it’s sure to be a weekend to remember.
Stacy Swann is a mom of two, wife of one and a freelance writer and blogger living in Brighton. She worked in the world of Detroit advertising for over 12 years before starting her own Rights Clearance business. You can contact Stacy at swanngirlz(at)gmail(dot)com and follow her on twitter @swanngirlz.