St. Louis (KSDK) -- For many people, Rib America has been a tradition on Memorial Day weekend. But that's not what you'll find this year at Soldier's Memorial in Downtown St. Louis.

Here isinformation on other popular Memorial Day weekend festivals.

What: Bluesweek Festival 2012
Where: Soldiers Memorial, Downtown St. Louis
When: Friday, May 25, 2012- Sunday, May 27, 2012. Friday from 4:30 PM to 11 PM, Saturday from 11 AM to 11 PM, and Sunday from 11 Am to 11 PM.


Friday on the 14th & Chestnut Stage:
5:30-7:00pm The St. Louis Guitar Slingers
Steve Pecaro, Jimmy Lee Kennet
and Tony Campanella
7:30-9:00pm Michael Burks Band
with special guest Marquise Knox
9:30-11:00pm Shemekia Copeland

Saturday on the 14th & Chestnut Stage:
12:00-1:00pm Annie Raines & Paul Rishell
1:30-2:45pm Good for the Soul
3:15-4:45pm Roland Johnson and the Voodoo Blues Band
5:15-6:45pm St. Louis Social Club
7:30-9:00pm Marsha Evans and the Coalition
9:30-11:00pm Bobby Rush

13th & Pine Stage:
11:30-1:00pm Matt Hill & Deep Fried Blues featuring
Miss Jubilee, Nikki Hill and Honey Lee Brown
1:30-3:00pm Rum Drum Ramblers
3:30-5:00pm Robert 'Bilbo' Walker & Anthony 'Big A' Sherrod
5:30-7:00pm Jeremiah Johnson Band, with The Sliders
7:30-9:00pm Cedric Burnside Project

Sunday on the 14th & Chestnut Stage:
11:30-1:00pm Bottoms Up Blues Gang
1:30-3:00pm Rough Grooves
3:30-5:00pm Bel Airs w/Tad Robinson
5:30-7:00pm Kelley Hunt
7:30-9:00pm Super Chikan
9:30-11:00pm Boo Boo Davis, Chainsaw DuPont & Arthur Williams

13th &Pine Stage:
12:00-1:30pm Ground Floor Band
2:00-3:15pm Skeet Rodgers
3:45-5:00pm Billy Peek
5:30-7:00pm Soulard Blues Band
7:30-9:00pm Big George Brock


What: 40th Annual Gypsy Caravan
Where: Gypsy Caravan will take over the campus of the University of Missouri-St. Louis (UMSL)
When: Monday, May 28, 2012 from 7 AM to 5 PM. Tickets are $10 from 9 AM to 5 PM. $20 for Early Bird admission from 7 AM to 9 AM

Website: http://www.stlsymphony.org/gypsycaravan/

What: St. Louis County Greek Fest
Where: Assumption Greek Orthodox Church, 1755 Des Peres Road, St. Louis, 63131
When: Friday, May 25, 2012 - Sunday, May 27, 2012, 11:00am - 9:00 pm, Monday, May 28, 2012, 11:00am - 8:00pm

Web Site: Visitwww.stlouisgreekfest.com for additional details.

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