2018 Adventure Bay Blues and Roots Festival

Bruny Music

2018 Adventure Bay Blues and Roots Festival Tickets

5:00pm, Sat 9 June, 2018 - 11:00pm, Sun 10 June, 2018
Adventure Bay Hall, TAS

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Tasmania's hidden gem of the Blues circuit. Rustic and down to earth, a unique experience in music community. Intimate limited ticket event held in the picturesque Adventure Bay on Bruny Island. Artists Jam on Sat and the Show is on Sunday. Free Camping. Under 18 free with Parent or Guardian.

2018 Adventure Bay Blues and Roots Festival

The Queens birthday long weekend is nearly here and that means its time for Adventure Bay to host the small but mighty Adventure Bay Blues and Roots festival. The festival is an experience like no other in Tasmania. With Tickets capped at 250, and about 50 musicians, the intimate and warm community feel is a welcome break from the ultra trendy urban festivals.

2018 is the year of the guitar. Festival guru Pete Cornelius joins forces with Australian legend Shannon Bourne for what will be a fantastic showing of the versatility of the humble guitar in the hands of talented musicians. The Ross Sermons Band hit the stage for the first time this year with his signiture delta blues voice and guitar craft. Launceston's country crooners Cotton Pony and The Bad Dad Orchestra show what small towns can do for your creativity. Rockabilly dudes The Raccoons and Lagoon Hill Zydeco return to the island and Miss Jones and Hamish Jetson make their festival debut.

The much loved Jam night is once again hosted by everyone's favourite guitar preacher David Eddo Edmonson, and his band Yesterday's Gentlemen, along with Rod Murray and crowd favourites The Firmm.

Bruny Music has partnered with Pennicotts Wilderness Adventure to offer a festival ticket and wildlife cruise ticket package exclusive to festival patrons. For those wanting to travel car free to the festival, a limited number of tickets are available to travel to and from Hobart to Adventure Bay. All Packages available online only, through moshtix. Festival Tickets $60 +BF from Moshtix, The Republic Bar and Cafe and The Adventure Bay General Store.

 

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