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JulyFest Bands 2017
JulyFest Bands & Entertainment 2017

2017 JulyFest returns with an amazing line-up of some of the most talented artists in the tri-state!  From rock to pop, country to soul, and jazz to blues, JulyFest has it all! Be sure to join us at the St. Thomas More JulyFest as we..."Make American Fest Again!"

(To learn more about each band, click on their picture to go to their web site!)



Friday, July 7, 2017: "Night of the Guitar":

6PM-8PM-The Doug Hart Band:


The Doug Hart Band is the 2013 Dayton Blues Challenge winner, the 2014 Toledo Blues Challenge winner, and the 2014 International Blues Challenge semi-finalist.  With his unique blend of rock and blues, and his energetic and soulful performances, the Dayton, Ohio native is leaving a lasting impression on audiences everywhere he performs.


9PM-12AM-The Scotty Bratcher Band:


The Scotty Bratcher Band is an incredible international artist, and arguably the finest guitarist in the Midwest and beyond.  

Scotty has played with and opened for names like Ted Nugent, Blue Oyster Cult, Buddy Guy, Joe Bonamassa, Foghat, Lonnie Mack, Walter Trout, .38 Special, Styx, Peter Frampton, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Dickey Betts of the Allman Brothers Band, and many more.

Prepared to be amazed!


Saturday, July 8, 2017: "JulyFest Country Jam 4.0":

6PM-8PM-The Amy Sailor Band:

Amy Sailor sings with passion and soul, and her combination of high energy and incredible stage presence will get the JulyFest crowd rockin'!  Named as the 2015 Cincinnati's Next Big Band, The Amy Sailor Band is in constant demand all over the tri-state!  

Don't miss the chance to see ASB, live and rockin' out... on the JulyFest main stage.


9PM-12AM-Dan Varner Band:


JulyFest welcomes back an eastside favorite, The Dan Varner Band, and multi-winner of Cincy Vibe's best country band, The Dan Varner Band. The DVB will be sure to bring the masses to this year's festival, and they never fail to satisfy. Join us, as the Dan Varner Band caps off an incredible night of the best country music anywhere!!!

Come get you some!!!


Sunday, July 9, 2017: "Sunday Music Showcase":



SWAGG –  JulyFest Sunday features the return of the soulful, jazzy smooth sounds of SWAGG.  

ReverbNation’s #1 jazz band, SWAGG is sure to fill JulyFest with musical grooves that will captivate an audience on a Sunday afternoon!


 6PM-9PM-Krystal Peterson & The Queen City Band:


Krystal Peterson & The Queen City Band - Voted as the 2016 Cincinnati Entertainment Award  winner for R&B/Funk/Soul, Krystal Peterson's stunning vocals will leave you absolutely breathless.  An international artist, Krystal was the lead vocalist for Grammy award winner, Victor Wooten.  One listen, and you will be a fan for life!