TICKETS ON SALE NOW

All tickets are now on sale! 4-Day passes are offered at three ticket price tiers – Early Bird, Tier 1 and Tier 2 – so buy early for the best blues for your buck. And remember, we love our blues families! Kids 12 and under are free thanks to Buick GMC of Beaverton.

2022 Festival Dates | July 1-4

4-DAY PASSES

GA 4-DAY PASS

Four days. Four stages. All the blues.

  • Priority festival re-entry
  • 4-Day festival admission

EARLY BIRD

SOLD OUT

TIER 2 - $125

GA+ 4-DAY PASS

Early access to snag your spot for four days of Blues Fest fun.

  • Festival t-shirt
  • Early entry at 10:30 am (30 min before GA) to the festival
  • Priority festival re-entry
  • 4-Day festival admission

EARLY BIRD

SOLD OUT

TIER 2 - $230

GOLD VIP
4-DAY PASS

Awesome VIP perks and comforts to enjoy the festival in style.

  • Up-close, prime viewing and seating area in front of the Main Stage, including access to VIP bar and restrooms
  • Bank of America Blues Balcony access- central reserved seating area with prime view of both main stages and a VIP bar
  • Exclusive invites to pop-up performances and pre-event festivities
  • Daily vehicle parking at an off-site private lot with shuttle service
  • 4 complimentary drink tickets
  • Limited-edition commemorative poster and t-shirt
  • Early entry at 10:15 am (45 min before GA) to the festival
  • Priority festival re-entry
  • 4-Day festival admission

EARLY BIRD

SOLD OUT

TIER 1

SOLD OUT

BLUES BOX 4-DAY
PASS PACKAGE

NEW! Reserved box seats in the middle of The Bowl, with premium views of the blues on both main stages.

  • Your four-person Blues Box comes with 4 lawn chairs, a side table and bartender service
  • Daily vehicle parking at an off-site private lot with shuttle service (one vehicle per day)
  • 16 complimentary drink tickets
  • 4 Limited-edition commemorative posters and t-shirts
  • Early entry at 10:15 am (45 min before GA) to the festival
  • Priority festival re-entry
  • Daily admission for 4 Blues Box guests per day, all four days of the festival (you can have different friends come with you each day or party with the same crew all weekend long)

PLATINUM VIP
4-DAY PASS

On-stage seating and premium VIP perks and comforts for the ultimate Blues Fest experience.

  • Exclusive on-stage seating on both main stages
  • Exclusive Hospitality Lounge access featuring VIP bar with preferred pricing, complimentary meals and restrooms
  • Up-close, prime viewing and seating area in front of the Main Stage, including access to VIP bar and restrooms
  • Bank of America Blues Balcony access- central reserved seating area with prime view of both main stages and a VIP bar
  • Exclusive invites to pop-up performances and pre-event festivities
  • Daily vehicle parking at an off-site private lot with shuttle service
  • 8 complimentary drink tickets
  • Limited-edition commemorative poster and t-shirt
  • Early entry at 10:15 am (45 min before GA) to the festival
  • Priority festival re-entry
  • 4-Day festival admission

EARLY BIRD

SOLD OUT

TIER 1

SOLD OUT

*Please note that a limited quantity of tickets are available at each ticket tier level.
*Once a tier level is sold out, pricing will jump to the next tier level.
*Layaway payment plans are available for VIP passes.
*All children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult ticket holder.

1-DAY TICKETS ON SALE NOW

GA 1-Day tickets $35 in advance, $40 day of, with limited Gold VIP 1-Day tickets also available.

GA 1-Day

A whole day of Blues Fest fun. Pick your day to come party!

  • 1-Day festival admission
  • Festival entry at 11 am
  • No re-entry
  • Advance: $35 | Day of: $40

gold vip 1-Day

Awesome VIP perks and comforts to enjoy the day in style.

  • Up-close, prime viewing and seating area in front of the Main Stage, including access to VIP bar and restrooms
  • Blues Balcony access- central reserved seating area with prime view of both main stages and a VIP bar
  • Vehicle parking at an off-site private lot with shuttle service
  • 2 complimentary drink tickets
  • Limited-edition commemorative poster and t-shirt
  • Early entry at 10:15 am (45 min before GA) to the festival
  • Priority festival re-entry

BLUES CRUISES

Ahoy, blues fans! Cruise the beautiful Willamette River and hear the sweet sounds of blues on the decks of the Portland Spirit. Each Blues Cruise features three intimate stages and an all-star lineup. A full bar and food are available for purchase. Set sail this summer!

HOODOO MOON
KICKOFF CRUISE

Thursday, June 30 | 7:30-10 PM

Memphissippi Sounds • Silent Partners with Anjelika Jelly Joseph • Marina Crouse with Ben Rice Band

Kick off the festival weekend with the Silent Partners (legendary sidemen who’ve backed blues legends- BB King, Robert Cray and Etta James) and Galactic front-woman and former Tank & The Bangas vocalist, Anjelika Jelly Joseph; the groundbreaking Memphis-Clarksdale duo Memphissippi Sounds; and San Francisco Bay Area’s sultry soul-blues vocalist Marina Crouse, backed by the Ben Rice Band.

CHUBBY'S BAYOU
BIRTHDAY CRUISE

Friday, July 1 | 3-5 PM

Chubby Carrier and the Bayou Swamp Band • The Bayou Boyz & Kris Deelane • The BrassRoots Movement

Celebrate Chubby’s birthday with the sweet grooves of Louisiana Zydeco, R&B, roots rock and funk legends Chubby Carrier and the Bayou Swamp Band; Louisiana expatriate keyboardist Steve Kerin and The Bayou Boyz, joined by vocalist Kris Deelane serving up some New Orleans funk and R&B; and Portland’s The BrassRoots Movement holding court with brass band classics.

SAIL ON SISTER

A BLUES FEST CARES CRUISE

Saturday, July 2 | 3-5 PM

BENEFITING MEALS ON WHEELS PEOPLE

Northwest Women Rhythm & Blues • Shelly Rudolph • Lauren Sheehan & Cyd Smith

Cruise the banks of the Willamette with guitarist Sonny Hess and the Northwest Women Rhythm & Blues, and a stellar lineup of blues women including; Portland’s powerful Rae Gordon and Lisa Mann, and Seattle’s brilliant Lady A; joined by vocalist/guitar virtuosos Lauren Sheehan & Cyd Smith, and jazz-blues chanteuse Shelly Rudolph. Net proceeds from this Blues Fest Cares Cruise will go to our friends at Meals On Wheels People.

DRIFTIN' BLUES

A BLUES FEST CARES CRUISE

Sunday, July 3 | 3-5 PM

BENEFITING THE JEREMY WILSON FOUNDATION
MUSICIAN HEALTH & SERVICES PROGRAM

Cedric Burnside • Brett Benton • Ty Curtis

Drift down the river with Cedric Burnside, torchbearer of the Northeast Mississippi hill country blues (celebrating his recent Grammy win for “Best Traditional Blues Album.”); Oregon native Ty Curtis, (recently returned from a several-year-hiatus in Austin, Texas) putting an acoustic spin on his blues-rock; and southern-raised, country blues obsessed Brett Benton. Net proceeds from this Blues Fest Cares Cruise will go to our friends at The Jeremy Wilson Foundation!

ROLLIN' ON THE
RIVER CRUISE

Monday, July 4 | 3-5 PM

Mary Flower, Kim Field & Albert Reda • Outer Orbit with “Jubu” Smith • Bon Bon Vivant

Portland’s all-star funk/soul collective, Outer Orbit, fronted by vocalist Sarah Clarke (Dirty Revival, Con Brio), hosts R&B guitar legend “Jubu” Smith, whose riffs have backed everyone from Whitney Houston to Luther Vandross. On the upper deck, the groove drifts to the delta as acoustic guitar virtuoso Mary Flower teams up with harmonica ace Kim Field. More to be announced.

*All Blues Cruises board (30 min prior to start time) from the seawall at S.W. Salmon and Naito Parkway, in front of Salmon Street Springs Fountain.

*Please note: festival admission is not included or required with a Blues Cruise ticket.

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