The music was even hotter than the temperature at Joseph City Park Saturday during the 16th annual Bronze Blues and Brews festival, where a couple thousand people had a wonderful time. In addition to music, the uniquely Joseph event featured a grassy dance floor, a playground with sprinkler, a savory assortment of food, plentiful brews and a display of bronzes that seemed to be dancing, too.

Far left: Headliner Ana Popovic lives up to her top-rank blues reputation as she finishes out the Joseph fest.

Above: A happy crowd of all ages enjoys music, dancing, socializing, and a sunny day around 90 degrees.

Left: Franco Paletta and The Stingers were among a hot line-up of blues musicians.

Below: Vocalist Jada Amy joins trombonist Randy Oxford and his band on stage during the Joseph blues festival.

  

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