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   Blues Festivals & Annual Events
      (listed alphabetically)

UNITED STATES

Animas Blues Festival - Aztec, NM

Annual Ferndale Blues & Music Festival - Ferndale, MI

Badger Brews & Cue & Blues Festival - Manitowoc, WI

Bay Area Blues Festival - Martinez, CA

BBQ Cook-Off & Blues Fest - Aliquippa, PA

Bean Blossom Blues Festival - Bean Blossom, IN

Big Blues Bender - Las Vegas, NV

Big Buggs Island Blues Bash - Clarksville, VA

Big Bull Falls Blues Fest - Wausau, WI

Big Muddy Blues Festival - St. Louis, MO

Black Prarie Blues Festival - West Point, MS

Blaublues Festival Haringe - Haringe, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

Bloomington Boogie: Blues & Boogie Woogie Piano Festival - Bloomington, IN

Blues & Bones - Angels Camp, CA 

Blues & Jazz Festival - Rock Hill, SC

Blues At Bethel Woods - Bethel Woods, NY

Blues At The Beach - Virginia Beach, VA

Blues For Food - Spring Hill, FL

Blues On The Chippewa - Durand, WI

Blues Spring Fling - Mobile, AL

Blues Train - Various Locations, AK

Blues, Views, & BBQ Festival - Westport, CT

Bob Sykes BBQ & Blues Festival - Bessemer, AL

Bogalusa Blues & Heritage Festival - Bogalusa, LA

Bona Fide Blues Festival - Memphis, TN

Bonita Blues Festival - Bonita Springs, FL

Bradenton Blues Festival - Bradenton, FL

Bridging The Blues - Various USA Locations

Brighton's Smokin' Jazz & Barbeque Blues Festival - Brighton, MI

Bukka White Blues Festival - Aberdeen, MS 

California Beer Festival, Blues, & BBQ - Ventura, CA

Camping With The Blues - Brooksville, FL

Cape Fear Blues Festival - Wilmington, NC 

Carolina Downhome Blues Festival - Camden, SC

Chain O' Lakes Blues Festival - Waupaca, WI

Chenango Blues Festival - Norwich, NY

Chicago Blues Festival - Chicago, IL

Clearwater Sea Blues Festival - Clearwater, FL

Columbia's Free Blues Festival - Columbia, SC

COPS 2 Blues Festival - New Orleans, LA

Covered Bridge & Bluegrass Festival - North Lewisburg, OH

Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival - New Orleans, LA 

Crossroads Blues Festival at Lyran Park - Rockford, IL

Dark Season Blues - Longyearbyen, Norway 

Daytona Blues Festival - Daytona Beach, FL 

Deep Blues Festival - Clarksdale, MS 

Destination Blues Festival - Various Locations, PA

East Ports Blues Festival - Port Sanilac, MI

Eastern Bayside Blues & Wine Festival - Essex, MD

Eatonic Music Festival - Eaton, OH

Fargo Blues Festival - Fargo, ND

Flathead Lakes Blues Festival - Polson, MT

Florida Harmonica Championships - New Smyrna Beach, FL

Freedom Creek Festival - Aliceville, AL

Gainesville Downtown Blues Concert - Gainesville, FL

Garvin Gate Blues Festival - Louisville, KY 

Greater Ozark Blues Festival - Springfield, MO

Gygo Rocktober Fest - Murphysboro, IL 

Hambone Festival - Clarksdale, MS

Hidden River Blues Festival - Philadelphia, PA

Hot August Blues Festival - Hardin, KY

Hot Springs Blues & BBQ Festival - Hot Springs, AK

Illinois Blues Festival - Peoria, IL

Jackson River & Blues Festival - Jackson, MI

Jammin in JC - Junction City, KS

Juneau Jazz & Classics - Juneau, AK

Kansas City 5th Annual Cigar Box Guitar Festival - North Kansas City, MS

Kentucky Bluegrass & Bourbon Festival - Louisville, KY

King Biscuit Blues Festival - Helena, AK 

Lancaster Roots & Blues Music Festival - Lancaster, PA

Legendary Moody Scott End of Summer Music Festival - Tecopa, CA

Legendary Rhythm & Blues Cruise - Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Liberty Blues Festival - Woburn, MA

Lowertown Blues Festival - Saint Paul, MN

Madison Ribber Fest: Blues & BBQ - Madison, IN

Magic City Blues Festival - Birmingham, AL

Magic City Blues - Bilings, MT

Mammoth Festival of Beers & Bluesapalooza - Mammoth Lakes, CA

Marquette Area Blues Festival - Marquette, MI

McDowell Mountain Music Festival - Phoenix, AZ

Michigan Blues Festival - Lansing, MI

Mighty Mississippi Music Festival - Greenville, MS

Mississippi Valley Blues Festival - Davenport, IA

Mount Baker Rhythm & Blues Festival - Bellingham, WA

Navasota Blues Fest - Navasota, TX

Niagra Falls Blues Festival - Niagra Falls, NY

Olde English District Blues Festival - Chester, SC

Old School & Blues Festival - Huntsville, AL

PAL Blues, Music, Arts, & BBQ Festival - Redwood City, CA

Paoli Blues Fest - Paoli, PA

Paramount Blues Festival - Grafton, WI

Parkville Jazz, Blues, & Fine Arts Festival - Parkville, MO

Pennsylvania Blues Festival - Lake Harmony, PA 

Phoenixville Blues Festival - Phoenixville, PA

Pittsburgh Blues Festival - Pittsburgh, PA

Port Townsend Acoustic Blues - Port Townsend, WA

Prairie Dog Blues Festival - Prairie du Chanin, WI

Real Blues Festival of Orange County - Santa Ana, CA

Rentiesville Dusk Till Dawn Blues Fest - Rentiesville, OK

Rhythm & Roots - Charlestow, RI

Riverside Bluesfest - Saint Marys, OH

Roadhouse Blues Fest - Magnolia, DE

Roots & Blues & BBQ - Columbia, MO

Russian River Jazz & Blues Festival - Guerneville, CA

Sam Chatmon Blues Festival - Hollandale, MS

San Diego Blues Festival - San Diego, CA

San Francisco International Boogie Woogie Festival - San Francisco, CA

Simply Jazz & Blues Festival - Beckley, WV

Snohomish Taste of Music - Snohomish, WA

South Carolina Pecan Fest - Florence, SC

State Line Blues Fest - Richmond, IL

Sunflower River Blues & Gospel Festival - Clarksdale, MS

The Listening Room Festival - St. Petersburg, FL

Tommy Johnson Blues Festival - Jackson, MS

Two Left Feet Blues Festival - Middlefield, CT

Underdogma Blues & Rock Festival - Fredericksburg, VA

Urban Blues Festival - Los Angeles, CA

Venice Blues Festival - Venice, FL

W.C. Handy Festival - Florence, AL

White Mountain Boogie & Blues Festival - Thornton, NH

Winter Blues Festival - Des Moins, IA

WRFG Labor Day Blues BBQ - Atlanta, GA

 

CANADA

Calgary International Blues Festival - Calgary, Canada

Canal Bank Shuffle Blues Festival - Thorold, Canada 

Edmonton Blues Festival - Edmonton, Canada

Jazz & Blues In The Village - Sarnia, Canada

Klondike Roots & Blues Festival - Whitehorse, Canada 

Salmon Arm Roots & Blues Festival - Salmon Arm, Canada

Trois Rivieres en Blues - Trois-Rivieres, Canada

Vancouver Island Blues Bash - Victoria, Canada

Wasaga Beach Blues - Wasaga Beach, Canada

 

CENTRAL AMERICA

Baja Blues Festival - Rosarito Beach, Mexico

Blues In Belize - St. George's Caye, Belize

Blues On The Beach - Huatulco, Mexico

Boquete Jazz & Blues Festival - Boquete, Panama

 

EUROPE

Avignon Blues Festival - Avignon, France 

Blues Festival in Eslov - Eslov, Sweden

Copenhagen Blues Festival - Copenhagen, Denmark

European Blues Cruise - Marseilles, Barcelona & Baleares Island, France

Frederikshavn Blues Festival - Pandrup, Denmark

Harvest Time Blues Festival - Monaghan, Ireland

Le Buis Blues Festival - Le Buis, France

Lehrter Blues Festival - Lehrte, Germany

Lucerne Blues Festival - Lucerne, Swizerland

White Cliffs Blues Festival - Kent, United Kingdom 

 

AUSTRALIA

Blues at Bridgetown - Bridgetown, Australia

Byron Bay Blues Fest - Byron, Australia

Sydney Blues & Roots Festival - Sydney, Australia

Wangaratta Jazz & Blues Festival - Wangaratta, Australia

West Oz Blues Festival - Perth, Australia 

 

AFRICA

Bagamoyo Festival of Arts & Culture - Bagamoyo, Tanzania

 

 

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