Find The Blues – Festivals 2018-08-13T20:23:08+00:00

Blues Festivals

The Blues Foundation thanks the following Blues Festivals for their support as Blues Business Associates.
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United States

W.C. Handy Music Festival
Florence, AL

Blues Heritage Festival
Tucson, AZ

Eureka Springs Blues Weekend
Eureka Springs, AR

Fort Smith Riverfront Blues Festival
Fort Smith, AR

King Biscuit Blues Festival
Helena, AR
October 3-6, 2018

Hot Springs Blues Festival
Hot Springs, AR
September 1, 2018

Baja Blues Festival
Coronado, CA

Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Festival
Simi Valley, CA

Topanga Blues Festival
Topanga, CA

2 Left Feet Blues Festival
Simsburry, CT

Bradenton Blues Festival
Bradenton, FL

Riverwalk Blues and Music Festival
Fort Lauderdale, FL

Springing The Blues
Jacksonville, FL

Suncoast Blues Festival
Sarasota, FL
March 2, 2019

Tampa Bay Blues Festival
Saint Petersburg, FL

Chicago Blues Festival
Chicago Blues Festival

Chicago, IL
June 8-10, 2018


Crossroads Blues Festival – Guitarzapalooza
August 25, 2018
Rockford, IL

Bacon Blues & Brew Music and Arts Festival
Batesville, IN

Winter Blues Fest
Des Moines, IA

Spirit of Kansas Blues Festival
Topeka, KS

Kenlake’s Hot August Blues Festival
Aurora, KY
August 23-25, 2018

Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival
October 12-14, 2018
New Orleans, LA

North Atlantic Blues Festival
Rockland, ME

Trinidaddio Blues Fest
Trinidad, CO

North Atlantic Blues Festival
Rockland, ME

Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival
Annapolis, MD

Gloucester Blues Festival
Gloucester, MA

Alpena Blues Festival
Alpena, MI

Ann Arbor Blues Festival
Ann Arbor, MI

Kalamazoo Blues Festival
Kalamazoo, MI

Marquette Area Blues Fest
Marquette, MI

Big Muddy Blues Festival
August 31 – September 2, 2018
St. Louis, MO

Big Blues Bender
Las Vegas, NV
September 6-9, 2018

Barnful of Blues Festival
Bedford, NH

White Mountain Boogie N’ Blues Festival
Thornton, NH
August 17-19, 2018

Chenango Blues Festival
Norwich, NY

Carolina Blues Festival

Greensboro, NC

Winter Blues & Heritage Festival
Cincinnati, OH

Billtown Blues Festival
Hughesville, PA

Briggs Farm Blues Festival
Nescopeck, PA

Phoenixville Blues Fest
Phoenixville, PA

Reading Blues Fest
Reading, PA

Simply Texas Blue Festival
San Angelo, TX
May 19, 2018

Tall City Blues Festival
Midland, TX
July 6-8, 2018

BBQ & Blues
Sedalia, VA

Winthrop Rhythm & Blues Festival
Winthrop, WA


Legendary Rhythm & Blues Cruise
October 28 – November 4, 2018

European Blues Union

Canal Bank Shuffle
October 11-14, 2018
Thorold, Ontario, Canada

Calgary International Blues Festival
July 30 – August 5, 2018
Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Edmonton Blues Festival
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
August 24-26, 2018

Edmonton Winter Blues Festival
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
February 17 & 18, 2019

Harvest Jazz and Blues Festival
Fredericton, NB, Canada
September 11 – 16, 2018

Saskatoon Blues Festival
Saskatoon, SK, Canada

Thunder Bay Blues Festival
Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada

Blues Heaven Festival
Frederikshavn, Denmark

AmenoBlues Festival
Ameno, Novara, Italy

Poretta Soul Festival
Poretta Terme, Italy

Notodden Blues Festival
Notodden, Norway
August 2 – 5, 2018

Boquete Jazz & Blues Festival
Boquete, Panama
February 21-24, 2019

Blues Festival Basel
Olten, Switzerland

Summerblues Basel
Basel, Switzerland

Various Festivals in the United Kingdom Federation

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