(NEWS CENTER) -- The annual Maine Blues Festival in Naples will get underway this Friday night. This is the 9th year of the festival, which brings more than 40 bands to 10 different stages in the Naples area. Among the bands performing this year are Blue Steel Express, The Blues Mafia, Mark Miller, The Bad Daddys, Memphis Lightening and Delta Knights. Advance tickets are $12 in advance or $16 once the festival is underway. Children 12 and under are free.
For a full schedule of this year's performers click here: MAINE BLUES FESTIVAL