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Kansas City to Host Music Blues & Jazz Festival

Kansas City will host its Music Blues & Jazz Festival, featuring 24 musical acts, from Sept. 3-4 at the Woodlands Horse Track in Kansas City, Kan. Festival highlights include performances by John Lee Hooker Jr. (pictured), Billy Paul, Sons of Brasil, Big Woody Blues Review, Haji Ahkba, Millage Gilbert, Joanna Connor, KARMA and Old School Knights.

Doors will open at 11 a.m. each day and the opening act will begin at noon. The Woodlands offers attendees a covered grandstand, free parking and patrolled parking lots. Tickets are $17.50 per day, with children under 12 free, and can be purchased through Ticketmaster.

More information, including a full list of performers, can be found at the festival’s website:

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