CAMARILLO, CA – An exciting, new location; all-day headlining acts; festival-closing All-Star Jam dedicated to the memory of the late BB Chung King; and enlarged food and craft vendor area – all promise to make the 11th Annual Ventura County Blues Festival the best festival ever presented by the Ventura County Blues Society. The date is Saturday, April 30, outdoors at Studio Channel Islands, 2222 E. Ventura Blvd., in Camarillo. Gates open 10:00 am, music starts at 11:00 am.
Tickets $30. (Pre-Sale), $40 (Day of Show). Kids 12 and under, free with paid Adult General Admission. V.I.P. Tickets $125. (online only). Festival proceeds benefit Food Share and other Ventura County area charities (please bring a food item to donate). Info: (805) 501-7122.
This year’s lineup features 2016 IBC winners, The Delgado Brothers; Multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning producer and ground-breaking guitarist, Pete Anderson; veteran Detroit, musician, Dallas Hodge Band, best known for fronting the legendary band, Canned Heat; and a trio of powerhouse female vocalists, each performing with their own band: Karen Lovely, Deb Ryder, and Rae Gordon.