Bradenton Blues Festival

bradenton blues festival

Bradenton Blues Festival

The Bradenton Blues Festival, which is produced by Realize Bradenton, is an annual festival featuring top blues musicians in Downtown Bradenton. Food, drink, and an array of vendors complement the live music to create an amazing experience at the Riverwalk along the Manatee River.

The proceeds from the Bradenton Blues Festival support Realize Bradenton’s youth, art, and music programs that are free to the community.

The festival kicks off on Saturday, December 5 at the Riverwalk overlooking the Manatee River. Gates open at 10am. Stay tuned for more details on other weekend blues events available at our Facebook page.

Buy your tickets and learn more at BradentonBluesFestival.com.

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WIN A TRIP TO THE BRADENTON BLUES FESTIVAL

Here's your chance to win a $6,200 vacation package to get married or renew your vows on the big stage at the Bradenton Blues Festival on December 5, 2015. The winning couple will receive airfare, 4-night stay on Anna Maria Island, transportation, and more!

WHAT TO DO

Create a short 15-20 second video on why you want to get married or renew your vows at the Bradenton Blues Festival and upload it to Facebook, YouTube, or your other favorite social media using hashtag #BluesWedding. Entries must be received by Monday, September 14, 2015 by 5 p.m. EST. 

HOW TO ENTER

Visit our contest page by clicking here.

The Festival Lineup

Time Band
11:00am – 11:40am Girls with Guitars
11:55am – 12:55pm Super Chikan and the Fighting Cocks
1:10pm – 2:10pm Larry Garner
2:25pm – 3:25pm Mike Zito and The Wheel
3:40pm – 4:40pm Joanna Connor
4:55pm – 6:05pm Rick Estrin and the Nightcats
6:20pm – 7:35pm Janiva Magness
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Our next festival kicks off on Saturday, December 5, 2015!