Amelia Island Blues Festival

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Amelia Island Blues Festival

Event Details

Date: September 13 - 14, 2013

Time: 11:00 am – 9:00 pm

Place: Riverfront Fernandina Beach

Price: $20 / $25 at the gate


The Amelia Island Blues Festival will host its 3rd year of the Festival, the event moved from Main Beach Wolf Park to the riverfront in downtown Fernandina Beach. Opening night is Free Admission on Friday the 13th with Albert Castiglia headlining. Saturday September 14 brings the following line up to the stage:

• 11:15  –  12:00  Claudette King (BB King’s Daughter)

• 12:15  –   1:00   Josh Miller Band

• 1:15    –   2:00   Roger Hurricane Wilson w/ Shuffle Junkies

• 2:15    –   3:30  John Nemeth Band

• 3:45    –   5:00  Zac Harmon

• 5:15    –   6:30  Ana Popovic

• 6:45    –  8:00 Mud Morganfield – Muddy Waters’ son keeping the Chicago blues alive.


Day 1 — Friday September 13th,  will be a FREE event. All attendees are encourage to bring 2 cans or boxed food items per person for Barnabas Food Bank for free admission. Music will be played 6:00pm to 8:00pm. The Blues in School will open the festival, followed by Albert Castigilia.


Day 2 — Saturday September 14th, the festival will continue at the Historic Harbor Front. The gates will be open at 11:00am until 8:00pm. Tickets can be purchased for  $20.00 prior to the event at ticket outlets and $25.00 at the gate. VIP tickets are available for $50 including a festival T-shirt.


Ben Prestage

Blues Street Performer Ben Prestage will be showing his incredible act during the 15 minute time gaps between acts.


Stay Over In Comfort

Hampton Inn Amelia Island

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Whether you are here for business or vacation, you’ll get warm, classic hospitality at the Hampton Inn Amelia Island at Fernandina Beach hotel. We believe that comfort and convenience are the anchors of a successful visit. From the luxurious Whirlpool Suites to our spacious guest rooms, and our state-of-the art ADA hearing-impaired accommodations, we have what it takes to make you happy. You can count on our hotel on Amelia Island to meet your needs with old-fashioned know-how and a flair for style. — BOOK DIRECT

South Front Street, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034


    FLORIDA HOTEL AT I-95 EXIT 380 & HWY 17 is Offering Special Rate of $60/Night for the Blues Festival weekend. To Book a Room CALL 904-583-9281

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