Countdown to 2016
Calgary Bluesfest

Ramada Hotel Downtown
*special festival rates
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The Blues Foundation

Calgary Bluesfest Lineup

The 12th annual Calgary Bluesfest will run July 25-31, celebrating with a full week of the best in blues. An exciting program of workshops and special events culminates in 4 days & nights of non-stop music on Mainstage at Shaw Millennium Park followed by the nightly Twilight Blues Series dance parties.

Starring the award-winning vocal brilliance of Shemekia Copeland, Grammy Award-Winning New Orleans funk giant Jon Cleary & the Absolute Monster Gentlemen, the legendary horn-heavy, hard-edged blues and R&B of Roomful of Blues, Canadian greats MonkeyJunk, who are pairing with songwriter and harmonica man Paul Reddick for a double headed blast, jump-jive JUNO nominees, The 24th St Wailers, Cobalt Prize winner ... and many more... this year's festival is sure to be one of the best parties of the summer!

to see the full lineup click here

to see the schedule click here

Calgary Bluesfest Earlybird Passes

Calgary Bluesfest
July 28-31 at Shaw Millennium Park

$129 + GST

Thursday (one person) $30
Thursday (2for1) $50
Friday $50
Saturday $50
Sunday $50
** Bluesfest is free for Children 12 & under

Calgary Bluesfest is renowned as the best party of the summer! Don't know what your plans are for that weekend yet? Buy your passes anyway, they're transferrable so anyone can use them.


or visit Heritage Posters (1316 11 AVE SW) to buy in person

Traveling to Calgary for the Festival?

The Ramada Hotel (our host hotel) has offered a special rate for those attending the festival.

click here for booking and rate info