Blues at Fort Worden is a moveable feast of great music in various venues, with each venue operating on a first-come, first-seated basis. Your wristband is an all access pass, and we encourage you to move around throughout the evening to gain the full benefit of the clubs experience. Venue hosts will help direct you to available seating or standing room options.
August 2-3, 2019
Friday and Saturday Night – 8pm-midnight
FORT WORDEN STATE PARK VENUES: Fort Worden Chapel, Wheler Theater, Building 204 (Up North and Up South), Rainshadow Recording Studio, Seminar Building, Schoolhouse Room D, JFK Building (subject to change)
Admission: $25 wristband – all access
Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival Performances
Join us for the largest country blues gathering in the nation! Concerts feature players and music from regions where pre-war country blues were formed — Piedmont, the Delta, Mississippi Hill Country, New Orleans, Texas and more. Immerse yourself in the African – American history and traditions from which blues has grown.
Mainstage shows at McCurdy Pavilion cap off a week-long workshop for nearly 250 passionate acoustic blues students taught by artists from across the country. Club shows and a massive Saturday mainstage performances transform Port Townsend into the summer blues getaway.