25th Annual 97LAV Village Motorsports Summertime Blues Concert Series presented by Orion Construction!
Big James & The Chicago Playboys – July 26th
WLAV is excited to celebrate its 25th Anniversary of it’s Blues Concert Series this summer at the DeltaPlex. The Summertime Blues Series will kick off Wednesday, June 14 with Coco Montoya and will run for 9 weeks every Wednesday until August 16th! The Summertime Blues will take the week off of July 3 to celebrate our country’s anniversary. To celebrate our 25th year we have brought back many of your favorite blues artists to perform on the Preferred Credit Union Stage, including Walter Trout, Larry McCray, Selwyn Birchwood, Scotty Bratcher and Lil Ed & the Blue Imperials. New to the Preferred Credit Union stage this year is world acclaimed blues artist Eric Gales and 15 year old blues guitar phenom Jake Kershaw. For a complete schedule and more information about each of the artists see below.
New to the Summertime Blues Concert Series this year will be “Tone’s Home Grown”. Tony Gates will be looking for local bands/acts to perform before the national acts each week. If you have a band or if you would like to be one of our 9 opening acts for the series, click here for how to submit your band application. Bands will perform from 6:30pm to 7:00pm. Click here to submit your application.
2017 Summer Schedule:
August 2nd – Scotty Bratcher
August 9th – Jake Kershaw
August 16th – Lil Ed & The Blues Imperials