2016 Schedule

2016 Blues Fest Lineup

We are still fine-tuning the 2016 line-up and will continue to add artists to provide 100 stellar acts the festival attracts over four days! 
Specific performance times will be published in late May when the schedule is finalized.


Friday, July 1, 2016

MAIN STAGES:

Tedeschi Trucks Band 
Femi Kuti & the Positive Force
Chubby Carrier & the Bayou Swamp Band
Los Straitjackets


 
FRONT PORCH: Blues/swing dance 

Ben Hunter & Joe Seamons
Leo Bud Welch
Royal Jelly Jive



NIGHT CRUISE: DME “Hoodoo Moon” Cruise 

Christone “Kingfish” Ingram
Los Straitjackets
Ben Hunter & Joe Seamons



Saturday, July 2, 2016

MAIN STAGES:

Jimmie Vaughan & the Tilt-A-Whirl Band featuring Lou Ann Barton


Maceo Parker

Indigenous

Grace Love & the True Loves

Polyrhythmics

24th Street Wailers



FRONT PORCH: Zydeco Swamp Romp

Chubby Carrier & the Bayou Swamp Band
Steve Riley & the Mamou Playboys
Curley Taylor & Zydeco Trouble
Roddie Romero & the Hub City All Stars
Terry & the Zydeco Bad Boys


AFTERNOON CRUISE: DME “Blue Bayou” Cruise

Polyrhythmics
Indigenous
Mary Flower & the Barbecue Boys


NIGHT CRUISE: DME “Rock the Boat” Dance Cruise

24th Street Wailers
Grace Love & the True Loves
Salgado & Hager


MARRIOTT AFTER HOURS:

Maceo Parker
The Soul Rebels
 


Sunday, July 3, 2016 

MAIN STAGES:

JJ Grey & Mofro 
ZZ Ward
The Soul Rebels 
Ayron Jones & The Way
Liz Vice 

 
FRONT PORCH: Zydeco Swamp Romp 

Chubby Carrier & the Bayou Swamp Band 
Steve Riley & the Mamou Playboys 
Curley Taylor & Zydeco Troubl, 
Roddie Romero & the Hub City All Stars 
Terry & the Zydeco Bad Boys


AFTERNOON CRUISE: “Sail on Sister” Cruise

NW Women in R&B


LATE CRUISE: Midnight Shanghai Cruise

Ayron Jones, TBD


MARRIOTT AFTER HOURS:

JJ Gray & Mofro
California Honeydrops

 


Monday, July 4, 2016 

MAIN STAGES:

Curtis Salgado
California Honeydrops
The Record Company
Samantha Fish
Guitar Slam w/ Kingfish & Samantha Fish
Igor Prado


 
FRONT PORCH:

Bill Rhoades’ Harmonica Blow-off
Portland Blues Experience 'Bring The Heat' Blues Dance Contest
Journey to Memphis competition


AFTERNOON CRUISE: DME “Driftin’” Blues Cruise

The Record Company
Mary Flower & the Ragpickers String Band



FIREWORKS!!!



Schedule subject to change! Additional acts to be announced!