PETERSBURG, FL – The Tampa Bay Blues Festival returns to Vinoy Waterfront Park, St. Petersburg, Florida, this weekend, April 8, 9, & 10, 2016. Artists include Aaron Neville, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Walter Trout, J.J. Grey & Mofro, Tommy Castro, Curtis Salgado, Danielle Nicole, Victor Wainwright, and more.
The festival VIP package is one of the best in America. VIP clients enjoy front stage seating in comfortable chairs, 2 waterfront shade tents, free wine, beer, soda, water, complimentary lunch by local restaurants, dinner by Outback Steakhouse, air conditioned restrooms, and more.
The festival is staged on the sunny shores of Tampa Bay, with tropical scenery and beautiful water views. Many food and merchandise vendors also participate. It’s a fabulous three days of Blues by the Bay!
After Shows occur each evening at 10:15 pm, immediately following the concert, at the historic Palladium Theater. On Friday, enjoy Tommy Castro, Biscuit Miller, and Reba Russell.
On Saturday, it’s Curtis Salgado, Danielle Nicole, and The Cash Box Kings.
Victor Wainwright performs at the Official Kick Off Party at The Palladium on Thursday, April 7, at 8:00 p.m.
The Tampa Bay Blues Festival won the prestigious “Keeping the Blues Alive” award in 2011 and is widely regarded as one of the best blues festivals in the country. The waterfront venue, vibrant downtown, and top quality production insure that the Tampa Bay Blues Festival will be one of the best music festivals of the year.