2017 Winter Blues Fest

GET WINTER BLUES FEST TICKETS NOW!

Online ticket sales have closed.
Tickets available at the door for $30.

Friday, February 10 2017 – Schedule
Lobby Lounge 5:00-6:15
6:30-7:30
Heath Alan and Justin Appel


Des Moines Room 7:00-8:15
8:45-10:00
Paul “Mayo” Mayasich


10:30-12:30 Brandon Santini


Saturday, February 11 2017 – Schedule
Des Moines Room
3rd Floor
1:00-3:00 pmFREE Guitar Workshop & Round Table with Andy Cohen – a virtuoso finger-style guitarist who has been described as “a walking, talking folk-blues-roots music encyclopedia.” Everyone is welcome! Great way to spend the afternoon before the fest!
www.andycohenmusic.com


Lobby Lounge 4:00-5:00
5:30-6:30
Bare Bones
Iowa Blues Challenge Solo/Duo Winner


Rock River Lounge 5:00-6:15 Dewey Cantrell


Salon D
2nd floor
6:00-7:00
7:30-8:30
Hot Tamale & the Red Hots


9:00-10:00
10:30-11:30
Mark Cameron Band
Minnesota Blues Challenge Winner


Salon E
2nd floor
5:30-6:30
7:00-8:00
Tim Budig Band
Nebraska Blues Challenge Winner


8:30-9:30
10:00-11:00
JC Anderson Band


11:30-??? Scotty & the Wingtips
Hosts the After Hours Jam
after an hour long set


Dubuque Room
3rd floor
5:15-6:45 Shane Johnson’s Blue Train


7:15-8:15
8:45-9:45
Scottie Miller Band


10:15-12:15 Davina & the Vagabonds


Des Moines Room
3rd floor
5:30-7:00 Jeff Banks Band
Iowa Blues Challenge Band Winner


7:30-8:45
9:15-10:30
Toronzo Cannon


11:00-1:00 Ronnie Baker Brooks


 

Where: Marriott Hotel, 700 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA

Thank You to Our Sponsors!

 

Lodging

MARRIOTT HOTEL
Blues Fest Rate $119 – SOLD OUT
The Blues Fest rate block of rooms are sold out but there
is still availability at their regular rates – 515-245-5500

HYATT PLACE DES MOINES/DOWNTOWN
CALL 1-800-634-3838 and request the
WINTER BLUES FEST RATE
group block good through February 10th – 13th

DESLUX HOTEL
In addition for those that like to be pampered we’ve
arranged 10 rooms for both Friday and Saturday night
at the DesLux Hotel in Des Moines for $189 a night.
This is also a discounted rate for WBF attendee’s.
You can find those rooms HERE.