Blues Brothers Con: A Blessed Event
August 19th (2pm – 11pm) & August 20th (10:30am – 11pm), Old Joliet Prison
This 2-day annual event will feature Dan Aykroyd and James Belushi reprising their iconic roles of “Elwood” and “Brother Zee” in a performance on Friday, August 19th. The Blues Brothers will be supported by Chicago Bluesman Toronzo Cannon, and Curtis Salgado. Saturday August 20th features an ecumenical Gospel music service led by Joliet-area faith based and civic leaders, followed by seasoned Chicago Blues veterans Mondo Cortez & The Chicago Blues Angels, Dave Weld & The Imperial Flames, and Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imperials.