“BLUES BLAST” BLUES FESTIVAL
Saturday, March 9th
Leader: Kurt Sedler ([masked])
Length: 100 yards **
This year’s gathering will be at the Margaret T. Hance Park in Phoenix and has been an annual Friend’s outing for about 13 years now. It truly is a “Blast”.
The lineup of artists is scheduled to be:
SHAWN PITTMAN: http://www.deltagrooveproductions.com/music/artists/shawn_pittman/main.html
BIG NICK AND THE GILA MONSTERS:
THE SUGAR THIEVES (2013 SHOWDOWN WINNERS):
THE BAD NEWS BLUES BAND:
Check the Blues Blast website @ http://phoenixblues.org/?page_id=135 for updates.
Discounted tickets are available until February 1st @http://bluesblast13.eventbrite.com/.
Often this event sells out, but on occasion tickets are available at the gate for $7.00 over the prepaid price.
The festival begins at 11 AM (doors open @ 10:30), and runs to about 5. Children 12 and under are always free at Blues Blast. Coolers or outside food and beverages may not be brought into the Amphitheatre, but sealed bottles of water (up to 1 liter) are permitted.
Concessions, including alcohol, will be available for purchase. Bring a blanket for festival seating ... low beach/lawn chairs are OK too. Video cameras are not permitted, but still cameras may be used. Remember to bring your hat and sunscreen!
** From the parking lot!!