Water Front Blues Festival
Are you ready for some blues! For five days beginning on the fourth of July Portland’s Water Front will transform into the largest blues festival on the west coast and the second largest blues festival in the country. This year marks the festivals 25th anniversary and as always it is sure please. With performances by some of the best that blues has to offer spanning over five days. With the kick off commencing on the day of our nations mark of independence attendees can enjoy Portland, Oregon’s magnificent firework display with the sultry sound of their favorite blues artists as the soundtrack. Aside from music, there will be educational workshops, jam sessions and programming for children. Also featured at the festival will be Oregon Potters Associations Empty Bowls booth. Symbolizing world hunger, here one can find beautifully handcrafted pottery. Benefits from the Blues Festival go to Oregon Food Bank helping to eliminate hunger.
For all Blues Festival information, including the purchase of passes, a complete list of artists with small bios and a schedule of performances, activities and workshops please visit www.waterfrontbluesfest.com