20th Annual Doheny Blues Festival features over 20 Stellar Acts on 3 stages May 20-21

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(Dana Point, CA) – Doheny Blues Festival announced the daily lineups for the 20th Anniversary celebration, held May 20 & 21 at Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, CA! This year’s impressive lineup may be the strongest in the event’s history and includes dozens of top blues-roots artists like Bobby Rush, Ronnie Earl, Samantha Fish, JJ Grey & Mofro along with soul legend Mavis Staples, legendary Eagles guitarist Joe Walsh, Melissa Etheridge’s MEmphis Rock & Soul, Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Experience and roots-rocker Chris Isaak.

For 20 years, the Doheny Blues Festival has created a festival environment like none other. The cornerstone of the event is three alternating stages of blues, rock and soul music featuring legendary artists alongside rising stars, all held at the beautiful beachfront venue in Southern California. Plus, the festival is highlighted by an International Food Court, eclectic Vendor Village, a Wine Lounge, Craft Beer Sampling, 20,000+ music fans throughout the weekend… and to celebrate this year’s special anniversary, there will be tons of new and exciting surprises!

“Year 20 is a proud milestone for any festival, so we want to celebrate the history of American Blues & rock music with a star-studded lineup,” says Rich Sherman, festival producer and president of Omega Events. “We feel an honor to feature music legends, while continuing to introduce our fans to exciting new artists.”



Joe Walsh

Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Experience

Robin Trower

Ronnie Earl & The Broadcasters

SoCal vs. NorCal: Rod Piazza & The Mighty Flyers vs. Rick Estrin & The Nightcats

Canned Heat 50th Anniversary

Monster Mike Welch & Mike Ledbetter

Nico Duportal from France & The West Coast Connection

Casey Hensley

Whiteboy James & The Blues Express

2000 lbs of Blues

Big George & The Blue Tones



Melissa Etheridge’s Memphis Rock & Soul

Chris Isaak

Mavis Staples

JJ Grey & Mofro

Bobby Rush

Junior Brown

Samantha Fish

Moreland & Arbuckle

John Primer & Bob Corritore with Big Jon Atkinson

Adrianna Marie & Her Groovecutters

The Mighty Mojo Prophets

Single Day tickets and Weekend Passes are still available at our website.






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