Bayfront Blues Festival

The Bayfront Blues Festival, one of the largest annual outdoor music events in the upper Midwest. Each year nearly 20,000 fans are treated to more than thirty different acts on two stages at one of the region’s most beautiful open-air venues….. Duluth’s Bayfront Festival Park. August 11-12 - 13 2017

For over a quarter century the Bayfront Blues Festival has been a world leader showcasing a who’s who in the blues and blues/rock music genre. From Buddy Guy to Jonny Lang, Little Richard to Delbert McClinton, Robert Cray to Wilson Picket and Blues Traveler to Solomon Burke, nearly 500 artists in all have graced our famous stages.

Early reservations are recommended for area hotels, motels and campgrounds. Please contact Visit Duluth at 1-800-4-duluth or visit
for more information.

RV camping
For adjacent RV camping information, call the Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center directly at 218-722-5573 ext. 283.

Who is playing this year



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