Chesapeake Bay Events has announced that in addition to legendary headliner, Bonnie Raitt, the following artists will appear at the 2013 Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival:
- Bad Influence
- Jesse Dee
- Nikki Hill
- Samantha Fish
- Lucky Peterson featuring Tamara Peterson
- Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue
- Eric Burdon and the Animals
- Deanna Bogart
- Quinn Sullivan
- Southern Hospitality with Damon Fowler
- Victor Wainwright and JP Soars
- The Slide Brothers
- Mavis Staples
- Closing the festival will be Bonnie Raitt
The festival will be held at Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis, MD on Saturday, May 18th and Sunday, May 19th, 2013.
Tickets will go on sale on February 15, 2013. Prices are as follows:
Early Bird/Advance Sales/Gate
- 1-Day: $50/ $60/ $80
- 2-Day: $90/ $110/ $140
Early Bird: 2/15/2013 – 3/15/2013
Advance: 3/16/2013 – 5/16/2013
Gate: day of event
General Admission and VIP Tickets will be available at www.bayblues.org.
This year, for the first time, guaranteed parking on site to general admission ticket holders will be sold–it is no longer on a first come first served basis. There are a limited number of parking pass available, so please purchase early. You may arrive anytime during the day. Passes are $10.00 per day regardless of the number of passengers in the car. The passes will be available on the website.
Parking with shuttles from the Naval Academy Stadium and Kent Island High School will be running as in years past.