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Bellson Music Fest

June 8 @ 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Rock Falls, IL
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Bellson Music Fest

June 8 @ 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm

The 3rd Annual Bellson Music Fest will be held on Saturday, June 8, at the RB&W District in Rock Falls, IL. This year is a Centennial Celebration of the legacy of Louie Bellson (1924–2009). A Rock Falls native, he rose to become a renowned drummer, composer, band leader, and six-time Grammy nominee.

Rock Falls Tourism, which collaborates closely with Josh Duffee, a music director from Davenport, Iowa, and Bellson’s widow, Francine Bellson, is responsible for hosting the event.

Bonus | Drum Clinic

11 am to noon: Drum Clinic conducted by Steve Smith, world-renowned percussionist and former drummer for the legendary band “Journey,” at the McCormick Event Center (205 E. 3rd St., Rock Falls).

5 bands!

Bands performing at the RB&W District Amphitheater located at 201 E. 2nd St., Rock Falls.

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm – TBA
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm – TBA
4:00 pm to 5:30 pm – Rock River Jazz Band
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm – Josh Duffee & His Orchestra
8:00 pm to 9:30 pm – Steve Smith and Vital Information

In case of inclement weather, the event will move to the McCormick Event Center at 205 E. 3rd St., Rock Falls.

Bands are being added to the roster. Go to the event link below to see the updated line-ups.

 

Details

Date:
June 8
Time:
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://visitrockfalls.com/bellson-music-fest/

Organizer

Visit Rock Falls Tourism
Phone
815-622-1106
Email
View Organizer Website

Other

County:
Whiteside County

Venue

RB&W Park
201 E. 2nd St
Rock Falls, IL 61071 United States
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