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Alpena Blues Week

Submitted by on June 17, 2019 – 12:44 amNo Comment

It’s Alpena Blues Week in the City of Alpena.

The proclamation adopted by the municipal council pays tribute to the Alpena Blues Coalition, its’ Blues Festival and other events that have had a positive impact on the community.

The proclamation coincides with the 16th anniversary of the Blues Festival, which for the first time will be held in downtown this Saturday, from noon to midnight.

The proclamation also pays tribute to the coalition’s “Blues in the Schools/Music Outreach” program, which raises awareness and educates students on traditional American Blues music.

Mayor Matt Waligora urges citizens to recognize and support the efforts of the Blue’s Coalition and its festival.

For more information visit the Alpena Blues Festival Facebook page.