Tracy Southers – Guest Contributor
Jun 14 @ 10:44 am
11th Annual Bedford Blues & BBQ Festival



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1951 L. Don Dodson Drive
Bedford, Texas 76021

Experience two Texas traditions during Labor Day weekend in Dallas Fort Worth at the 11th Annual Bedford Blues & BBQ Festival August 30 through September 1. The three-day event combines the Lone Star State’s love of music and food with performers (including headliner Boz Scaggs) and pitmasters from across the country (vying for $20,000 in prize money in 14 categories). Tickets can be purchased in advance online; general admission tickets and parking are FREE August 30. 

The event also features a marketplace with more than 70 artisan, craft and commercial vendors. The festival is hosted by City of Bedford and sponsored by Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford. Hours of operation are Friday 6:00PM to 10:00PM, Saturday 2:00PM to 10:00PM, and Sunday 2:00PM to 10:00PM. The event takes place across from Bedford City Hall at 1951 L. Don Dodson Drive, Bedford, TX, 76021.

Visit for more information. Come for the barbecue and stay for the blues!