W.C. Handy Music Festival 2019

Jul 19th 2019 - Jul 28th 2019Varies by event

The W.C. Handy Music Festival is a weeklong celebration of the musical heritage of northwest Alabama, honoring Florence native, W. C. Handy, "Father of the Blues." Over 200 events take place during the week, ranging from mini-concerts to headliner concerts, plays to art exhibits, picnics to restaurants and clubs. We are located almost equidistant from Nashville, Memphis and Birmingham. The area known as "The Shoals," where the majority of the events take place, includes the cities of Florence, Sheffield, Tuscumbia and Muscle Shoals.

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    • Florence, AL, USA
    • Florence AL, 35630


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    Florence is located in the The Shoals Area of the North Alabama Region
    Florence, AL, USA
    Florence AL, 35630

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