Blues Festival

29th Annual River City Blues Festival has been cancelled. Refunds are being processed. Credit cards will not be charged. We are working with booking agents to have the same lineup on March 19 – 20, 2021. As disappointed as the board is, we feel for everyone’s safety, it is for the best. We will look forward to seeing you next year and at our other events. Sincerely,  the Board of BJFM.

Friday & Saturday, March 20 & 21 2020
The Lafayette Hotel
101 Front Street, Marietta OH

Hotel phone: 740-373-5522


Event Schedule
March 20 – 21, 2020

Friday 5 pm High Schools That Rock Free and open to the public.

Friday Night doors open 7 pm
8 pm Peaches Staten
9:45 pm  Nathan & the Zydeco Cha-Chas
Friday Night tickets are $30


Saturday Afternoon doors open 12 Noon
1 pm Micah Kesselring
2:30 pm Studebaker John & The Hawks
4:00 pm Lil’Ed & The Blues Imperials
Saturday Afternoon tickets are $30

Saturday Night doors open 7 pm
8 pm  Vanessa Collier

9:45 pm Mr. Sipp
Saturday Night tickets are $40

Reservations & info
Call Helen Holt 304-615-7997 or
Peggy Bolen 740-376-0222 evenings and weekends
Friday Night $30, Saturday Afternoon $30, Saturday Night $40
Weekend Pass $85

VISA/MasterCard/Discover/American Express accepted.

YEAR’S WORTH OF MUSIC RAFFLE –  Value is over $500
At River City Blues Festival March 20-21, 2020, there will be a raffle for a “Year’s Worth of Music”.
All proceeds from this raffle go to fund our “Blues in The Schools” events.

Raffle tickets are $5 for one or $20 for five.
Winner to be announced at 9:30 pm on Saturday of the Festival.
Need not be present to win.