Ferndale to kick off annual Blues & Music Festival

Festival will run January 29 to February 6


FERNDALE, Mich. – The city of Ferndale is kicking off its annual Blues & Music Festival for 2016.

Thousands are expected to participate in the festival, which will run for nine days, from January 29 to February 6.

The Blues & Music Festival will feature 40 concerts in a variety of locations across the city, from restaurants and nightclubs, to stores and community centers.

"Even in the cold dark days of winter, people still love live music," said festival co-founder, Craig Covey.

Many of the concerts are free.

A list of scheduled dates, times, and venues for the concerts can be found here.