Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival Performances


Join us for the largest country blues gathering in the nation! Concerts feature players and music from regions where pre-war country blues were formed — Piedmont, the Delta, Mississippi Hill Country, New Orleans, Texas and more. Immerse yourself in the African – American history and traditions from which blues has grown.

Mainstage shows at McCurdy Pavilion cap off a week-long workshop for nearly 250 passionate acoustic blues students taught by artists from across the country. Club shows and a massive Saturday mainstage performances transform Port Townsend into the summer blues getaway.

2016 performances:

Blues in the Clubs

  • Friday, August 5, 8pm-midnight, *Downtown Clubs TBD
  • Saturday, August 6, 8pm-midnight, *Downtown Clubs TBD

Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Concert

  • Saturday, August 6, 1:30 p.m., McCurdy Pavilion