Buffalo Niagara Blues Festival


Buffalo Niagara Blues Festival

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The 3rd-annual Buffalo Niagara Blues Festival takes place on Saturday, July 9, 2016 at Silo City, located at 92 Childs Street, opposite the intersection at Ohio and Ganson streets. Gates open at 11:30 a.m., with music running from noon until 11:00 p.m. There will be a beer & wine tent, along with many food and merchandise vendors. No outside food or drinks may be brought into the event.

Performances by:


Matt Schofield
Sonny Knight and the Lakers
The Campbell Brothers
Bryan Lee and the WNY Blues Band
The Betty Fox Band
Cedric Burnside Project
Vanessa Collier

Special musical presentations at the Music Education tent featuring student musicians who participate in both the Blues in the Schools and the Youth Mentoring programs.

Tickets are $10 pre-sale, $15 the day of the show, and will be available at through WNYBlues.org, all Wegmans locations, and at the festival gates. Admission is free for Western New York Blues Society members and children under 16.

Limited vehicle and bicycle parking will be available on-site, and there will be a shuttle available for a small fee for festival-goers parking along Fuhrmann Blvd.

-there will also be a youth blues educational tent.