The 10th annual Beaver Dam Jam will run May 5–7 in Littlefield, Arizona. The outdoor venue will host 20 bands in a variety of genres as well as food and beverage vendors. In addition to the music, Lawn Mower Races will take place May 6 at 11 a.m.
The festival is organized by Bill Evans, owner of Beaver Dam Station. Evans has stated that the majority of people who attend are from Mesquite, St. George, and Cedar City but that some travel from as far away as Salt Lake City and Los Angeles for the all-weekend event.
The festival will begin May 5 at 1 p.m. Sleep Dealer, Cleo, Vinyl Fusion, Full Tilt Boogie, Soul What, and the Joe Sherman Band will play. Bottoms Up will perform immediately afterward at Beaver Dam Station from 10:15 p.m. until 1 a.m.
On May 6 beginning at 11 a.m., Phoenix Kids Dancers, Nearly Departed, Crossroads, Mister Hyde, Highway Poets, and Catfish John will play, followed by the Dick Earl Blues Band from 10 p.m. until 1 a.m. at Beaver Dam Station.
On May 7, beginning at 10 a.m., Dakota Knights, Fiyah Rootz, Tommy Rocker, Lady Reiko, and El Dub will play. The festival will conclude at 7 p.m.
Tickets are $50 for all three days or $20 per day and can be purchased the day of the show or in advance at Beaver Dam Station, located at 411 N. Old Pioneer Rd. in Littlefield. Camping is free, and children 12 and younger get into the festival free. More information is available at beaverdamstation.com or by calling (928) 347-5589.