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Gloucester Blues Festival

Posted by Hillary Waldron on Fri, Aug 09, 2013

Gloucester Blues FestivalThe Gloucester Blues Festival is back! The event will take place on Saturday, August 10th from 11am-7pm and feature some of the nation's best blues performers. 

"Tommy Castro and the Painkillers, based out of San Francisco, will headline the show. Audiences will also be treated to Croatian-born and Tennessee-based talent Ana Popovic and Canadian Anthony Gomes, who was recently selected by Reverb Nation as the 'number one blues artist in the world.' Mississippi-based Johnny Rawls will also perform, as well as east-coast talents Lydia Warren, Mr. Nick and the Dirty Tricks and Gracie Curran and the High Falutin’ Band."

Gates open at 9 a.m. The event features a beer and wine garden and will have various food and craft vendors. The event is located on the harbor of Cressey Beach in Stage Fort Park. Tickets are $40 for adults and children 6-12 get in for $5, and at this time, will only be available at the gate entrance. 

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