The weekend of June 21 and 22 in Rising Sun is full of entertainment, food and fun!

The festivities begin Friday, June 21 for Music On Main and Cruise-In.  Chuck Brisbin & The Tuna Project will perform at the Main Street Pavilion from 6 to 9 pm with a great mix of rock-n-blues.  They are recognized as one of the best blues bands in the area and a favorite here in Rising Sun.  Local residents are also encourage to bring their favorite rides for the Cruise-In along Main Street from 6 to 10 pm.

Then Saturday, June 22 from noon to 10 pm, Main and Poplar Streets will welcome Rising Sun’s Blues & BBQ.  Enjoy an amateur BBQ cooking competition (yummy), live bands (jam time), vendors (check ’em out), Kid Zone (fun stuff), and Hillbilly Fashion Show (hilarious).

Admission is free to all June 21-22 events.

Entertainment Schedule:

  • Noon- Hillbilly Fashion Show
  • 1-2 pm- Matt Waters Duo
  • 2:30-4 pm- Amy and the Arrangement
  • 4-6 pm- Ricky Nye Inc.
  • 6:30-8 pm- Misterman and the Mojo Band
  • 8:30-10 pm- The Fabulous Blues Brothers Showband with Leroy Ellington

This is a rain or shine event. The BBQ competition and vendor applications/guidelines are downloadable from the website or can be picked up at the Visitors Center at 217 N. High Street in Rising Sun.