The Festival site is one mile north of Interstate 20 at Thomson, Ga., Exit 172.

–From Atlanta, Exit 172 is two hours east on I-20. Take a left off of the exit ramp.

–From Augusta, Exit 172 is a half hour west on I-20. Take a right off of the exit ramp.

–From Athens, the festival site is 60 miles south on 78/17.

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Media Requests

If you are interested in covering the festival for a newspaper, magazine, or television station, please get in touch here and include your news outlet and what type of coverage you are planning.

Artist Submissions

Please do NOT contact the Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival regarding artist submissions. We have a closed artist submission process. We do not take any unsolicited submissions.


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