BR Blues Festival returns downtown September 2021

The Baton Rouge Blues Festival is BACK after taking a year off due to the pandemic. 

This year’s even will be held Saturday, September 18 from noon until 10 p.m. The location will be in Galvez Plaza and the surrounding area on North Boulevard. 

“The Baton Rouge Blues Festival & Foundation is releasing a commemorative pin celebrating the 2021 Baton Rouge Blues Festival. By purchasing this pin, attendees have an opportunity to invest in the future of the Baton Rouge Blues Festival and the swamp blues legacy. Pins will be available for purchase through the festival for a $10 donation. Additionally, the 2021 commemorative poster, designed by Baton Rouge-based artist, Krist Norsworthy, will be available for purchase on the festival’s website in early August.”

The lineup includes
  • Robert Finley
  • Kenny Neal
  • Nikki Hill
  • Jonathon Boogie Long
  • Sam Hogan & The Rhythm Ramblers
  • Lil Ray Neal
  • Alabama Slim
  • Smokehouse & Mamie Porter
  • Little Jimmy Reed
  • Josh Garrett
  • Erica Falls (Live After 5 on 9.17.21)
  • Lilli Lewis Project
  • And more….

The events is free-to-the-public and family friendly.

There is also a VIP Experience Pass available for purchase. CLICK HERE for ticket information. 

“The VIP Experience Pass is $125. Each pass includes complimentary food and beverages, private bar and bathrooms, exclusive area to mingle, dance, or sit and watch the festivities.”