The South Skunk Blues Society proudly presents the 23rd Annual Bowlful of Blues on Saturday, September 5th starting at noon at the beautiful Fred Maytag Bowl in Maytag Park, Newton.

James Biehn Band – noon to 1:30 pm
2001 IBHOF inductee Del “Saxman” Jones & Final Mix – 2:00 to 3:30 pm
Lamont Cranston Band featuring 2002 IBHOF inductee Bruce McCabe – 4:00 to 5:30 pm
2012 IBHOF inductee Bob Pace & the Dangerous Band – 6:00 to 7:30 pm
Mississippi Heat – 8:00 to 9:30 pm
featuring Rob Lumbard & Matt Woods between sets
After Fest Jam at the Newton Elks Club

The Bowlful of Blues is one of the very few festivals around where your coolers are welcome – no glass or pets though, please!  Food vendors will be on site.  Advance tickets are on sale now for $15.  Visit for outlets or online ordering info.  At the door it’ll be $20.  Children under 12 free with adult.