Beale Street Music Festival
The Beale Street Music Festival was established in 1977 and annually features over 60 world-class acts on four stages at the scenic Tom Lee Park where Beale Street meets the Mississippi. This festival, in addition to the artists who perform in the clubs along Beale Street, offers music lovers the opportunity to be immersed in the art form they love best.
The Beale Street Music Festival has been nominated for a Concert Industry Award for the Music Festival of the Year. The Beale Street Music Festival has also hosted media such as VH1, Rolling Stone, MTV, Billboard, Cashbox, Pollstar, National Geographic, the BBC and dozens of other national publications, international television
Some of the past artists who have played Beale Street Music Festival include Tom Petty, Ed Sheeran, Dave Matthews Band, Widespread Panic, Sturgill Simpson, Wiz Khalifa, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Ray Charles, Mumford & Sons, Paramore, Snoop Dog, Panic! At the Disco, Van Morrison, The Allman Brothers, Soundgarden, MGMT and more!