(Nescopeck PA) – Briggs Farm Blues Festival announces dates for the 2018 show as Thursday July 5th, Friday July 6th, Saturday July 7th and Sunday July 8th 2018. Camping and Day Tickets go on sale October 15th so take advantage of early purchase prices. Surprise your friends and family for the holidays with tickets to an unforgettable concert event and “The Best Weekend of the Year.”
As winter takes the stage, it’s time to start planning next summer’s fun! Briggs Farm Blues Festival isn’t just one of the nations most awarded blues festivals, it’s a place to gather together with family and friends, make memories, and start new traditions. Reunions of all kinds happen around the camp-fires at Briggs Fest, and new generations of blues fans are born every July on the rolling hills of Briggs Farm.
A four-day nationally recognized blues music festival, Briggs Farm keeps its grass roots vibe by presenting exceptional live national and international acts, within a relaxed, fan friendly environment. As a premier showcase for world-class blues, the musical acts are relevant and varied. From the Mississippi Delta Juke Joints to the Chicago clubs, the blues spans not only time, but place, and Briggs Farm Blues Festival presents them all on three stages. There’s something for every music lover to enjoy, but that’s not all. Experience the free hay-rides, browse hand crafted items in the Vendor Village, indulge in Mississippi Delta style cuisine and farm fresh roast sweet corn, or take a yoga class! There’s something for everyone to enjoy on the farm.
New at Briggs Farm Blues Festival! In 2018 we are expanding the hugely popular Premium Reserved campsites. These sites give festival-campers a panoramic view of the main stage and easy access to all major areas of the festival.
Love music festivals but hate using porta potties? Individuals or groups may reserve private porta potties. See our website for details.
Thursday night camping is back to give campers a chance to kick the festival off a day early. The Thursday Night Concert at the Stage of the Woods, is now open to all multi-day ticket holders, no camping required! Each year, on Thursday night’s we feature the music of iconic blues-rock bands from the 60’s and 70’s. Check the website for details.
The Sunday Morning Gospel Blues Show will blend the secular and the sacred into one unforgettable musical phenomenon on the intimate Back Porch Stage. The growing popularity of Gospel and Blues means that America is embracing her musical heritage. Briggs Farm Blues Festival is part of a bigger blues story, and so is everyone who comes out to hear this special Sunday Morning Gospel Blues Show.
Our Mission at Briggs Farm Blues Festival is to present exceptional live music acts within a laid-back, fan friendly environment that mutually respects the artists and the audience, all taking place on the picturesque, natural amphitheater on the rolling hills of Briggs Farm. It really is the “Best Weekend of The Year!”
Arrive Thursday and stay through Sunday to get the most out of Briggs Farm Blues Festival. Day tickets for non-campers available. For Advance ticket/camping info and merchandise information go to our website or call 570-379-3342