The W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival kicked off this week but there is still plenty going on all week in Henderson for one of the largest free music festivals in the country!

Photo: Thierry Roy

It is going to be a full week in Henderson for the W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival! Throughout the week you can enjoy a "lunch break" at one of several locations featuring live music, and then on Friday and Saturday, June 13th & 14th,  it's two days packed full of live music starting around lunchtime and rolling into the night! There will be blues and Zydeco to tantalize your ears, and plenty of barbecue, red beans & rice and other delicious delicacies for your taste buds!

Get the full week's schedule of events here