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EAST OF THE MISSISSIPPI
Tampa Bay Blues Festival
St. Petersburg, FL
TO BE RESCHEDULED
Next fest currently scheduled:
APR 9–11, 2021
JJ Grey and Mofro, Ronnie Earl, Danielle
Nicole, Kingfish, Jason Ricci, Mindi Abair and
the Boneshakers, Jimmie Vaughan &
The Tilt-A-Whirl Band, Rod Piazza Band
with Rusty Zinn and much more
Cajun Festival | Noon–6pm
James Island County Park
Juke Joint Festival
Main event is SAT, APR 18
Baton Rouge Blues Festival
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
I think there might be a million bands playing...the list is astonishingly long and varied
CANCELLED UNTIL 2021
34th Annual Carolina Blues Festival
LeBauer Park, Greensboro, NC
Vanessa Collier, Amanda Fish, The King Bees, Sandra Hall and more
Northwoods Blues Festival
Chippewa Falls, WI
Southern Hospitality, Curtis Salgado, Toronzo
Cannon, Ivy Ford, Cash Box Kings–and more
RESCHEDULED with same lineup
for JUNE 18–19 2021
Broad St. Blues and BBQ Festival
Reynolds Lodge, Lake Shawnee, Topeka
Briggs Farm Blues Festival
Shemekia Copeland, Ana Popovic, Victor Wainwright & The Train, Lil' Ed & The Blues Imperials and Gracie Curran–and more
North Atlantic Blues Festival
Ronnie Baker Brooks, Thornetta Davis, Gumbo, Grits & Gravy (Guy Davis, Anne Harris and Marcella Simien), Coco Montoya, Ana Popovic, Jason Ricci–and more
White Mountain Boogie N' Blues Festival
Jeremiah Johnson, Albert Castiglia, Annika Chambers, Mr. Sipp, Mud Morganfield–and more
27th Annual Kalamazoo (MI) Blues Festival
Homer Stryker Field
Tickets on sale in early spring
29th Annual Big Bull Falls Blues Fest
Fern Island Park, Wausau, WI
Crossroads Blues Festival
Teeny Tucker, Wayne Baker Brooks, Cash Box Kings with Demetria Taylor, Nick Schnebelen and more
Peoria (IL) Blues & Heritage Music Festival
SAVE THE DATE
JUNE 5–7, 2020
2020 Chicago Blues Festival
Of course, all the festival are not listed...
but these are all the ones
we wish we could attend.
Are we missing your favorite festival?
Send us a note at email@example.com and we will consider.
This page is always being updated.
MANY FESTS ARE BEING POSTPONED OR CANCELLED FOR 2020...
Check with the sponsors for up-to-date info.
WEST OF THE MISSISSIPPI
Blues From the Top
Winter Park, CO
Big Blues Bender
Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino
Buddy Guy, Tab Benoit, Victor Wainwright & The Train, North Mississippi Allstars, Kingfish, Southern Avenue, Chris Cain, Sugaray Rayford–and a LOT more
35th Mississippi Valley Blues Fest
LeClaire Park, Davenport, IA
King Biscuit Blues Festival
West Helena, AR