Tickets are now on sale for the Fourth Annual Mystic Blues Festival, which will be held August 12 – 14 at a new location for 2016. North Stonington Fairgrounds in North Stonington, CT is the venue for this popular family event, which showcases an array of Blues legends including Grammy winners, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees and Blues Artist of the Year award winners.
The legendary Dr. John is Saturday night’s headliner. © nitetripper.com
This year’s powerhouse lineup includes Dr. John & the Nite Trippers, The Fabulous Thunderbirds, Ronnie Earl & the Broadcasters, Christine Ohlman & Rebel Montez, Roomful of Blues, Paul Gabriel, Jay Stollman with special guest Debbie Davies, and many more.
Education is an integral part of the Mystic Blues Festival, and the organizers are scheduling performances by talented students including adults and children, as well as a variety of performances and interactive workshops presented by professional educators and performer/instructors. Ticket holder will be able to enjoy these programs at no additional cost.
The Mystic Blues Festival benefits the Center For Hospice Care (CFHC). CFHC works with patients on controlling pain and symptoms, addressing emotional and spiritual needs, enhancing the quality of life for all involved, and comprehensively meeting the needs surrounding end of life. For more information including volunteer opportunities and to purchase tickets, visit mysticbluesfestival.com.