Buddy Guy & Mavis Staples to Headline HousingFest 2018
February 26, 2018
Urban Ministry Center and HousingFest are proud to announce that Buddy Guy and Mavis Staples will headline the 2018 concert on May 10th at Ovens Auditorium. Hailed by Eric Clapton as, “the best guitar player alive,” Buddy Guy is a living legend of the Chicago blues. Mavis Staples’ powerful voice has been a pillar of R&B and gospel music for over sixty years. and her award winning solo career has intersected with such artists as Bob Dylan, Ray Charles, Patty Griffin, and Jeff Tweedy, just to name a few.
Tickets will be available VERY soon – check back this week!
HousingFest 2018 will span time and location with several community events – so check back often for new information or follow us on social media (links at the bottom of this page)
March 20, 2018
We are thrilled to have local partners and musicians who are contributing to HousingFest in order to help us house...read more
March 02, 2018
Tickets for the 2018 HousingFest show featuring Buddy Guy and Mavis Staples go on sale to the general public Saturday,...read more
February 08, 2018
While we know the date, May 10, the rest of the details for HousingFest are still under wraps. We had...read more