W.C. Handy's Legacy of Legendary Music

Handy 2019

Known for its legendary music, this year’s W.C. Handy Music Festival headliners are Miki Howard, co-stars, The Manhattans, and saxophonist Dee Lucas. Beehive Queen, Christine Ohlman, a veteran member of the Saturday Night Live Band, will also perform throughout a week and a half of over 200 stellar musical performances.

Feed your soul with music influenced by the Shoals sound that began with Father of the Blues, W.C. Handy. The Music Preservation Society and Shoals municipalities look forward to joining you in the experience of tremendous music, amazing food and Southern hospitality.