Countdown to 2015
Calgary Bluesfest






Host Hotel
Ramada Hotel Downtown
708 - 8th Ave SW
*special festival rates
click here for info

The Blues Foundation






Calgary International Blues Festival

July 27 - August 2, 2015

CBMA celebrates its 11th annual Calgary Bluesfest this July 27 - August 2 with an exciting lineup of events & artists! Featuring a full week of blues that culminate in 4 days & nights of non-stop music at Shaw Millienium Park followed by the nightly Twilight Blues dance parties, this family friendly event is renowned for its great music, relaxed atmosphere and warm hospitality!

Starring Crescent City's iconic guitar great Walter "Wolfman" Washington; one of the foremost harmonica players of our time, Sugar Blue; the raw and primal blues sound of Vancouver's The Harpoonist & The Axe Murderer, Grammy award-winning giant, Bobby Rush, the pairing of two legends, Amos Garrett & Geoff Muldaur, and many, many more, the weekend promises to set the town on fire with its world-class, non-stop blues!

CLICK HERE TO SEE THE LINEUP

CLICK HERE TO SEE THE SCHEDULE



Festival Passes

4-DAY TRANSFERRABLE PASS
$129 + GST

SINGLE DAY PASSES
$35 + GST - Thursday single pass
$50 + GST - Thursday 2for1 pass
$50 + GST - Friday, Saturday or Sunday single day passes

CLICK HERE TO BUY PASSES ONLINE

or in person at Heritage Posters at 1502 - 11th Ave SW

Wristband Swaps

Swap your email receipt for wristbands ahead of the festival! Share with your friends or save yourself waiting in line at the gate!

Heritage Posters (1502 - 11 Ave SW)
July 12th, 19th and 26th
noon till 4pm



A Blues Stampede

Tuesday, July 7
Mikeys Juke Joint (1901 - 10th Ave SW)
Starring: Donald Ray Johnson

Tix: $20 buy in person at Mikey's

Did you know that Mikey's Juke Joint is hosting a Stampede tent this year adjacent to the club? 10 days & nights of great music!

On Tuesday, July 7th, Calgary Bluesfest hosts a night of blues with Donald Ray Johnson from 7:30 - 11:30PM!