Press Release

For Immediate Release 

 

Event Date: March 5, 2016

 

Blues Blast Music Festival Presented by Phoenix Blues Society, Phoenix, March 5th

 

Canned Heat, celebrating their 50th anniversary and The Laurie Morvan Band will headline the event along with a two-hour retrospective of Valley Blues legends and Arizona Showdown winners Smokestack Lightning & Eric Ramsey.

 

 

Phoenix, Arizona, January 27, 2016 - The 25th anniversary of Blues Blast is presented by the Phoenix Blues Society, 501(c)(3), and will take place on March 5, 2016 at Margaret T. Hance Park, 1202 N. 3rd St. at Moreland near downtown Phoenix. The gates will open at 10 a.m. with music starting at 11 a.m. and ending at 7 p.m.

 

Canned Heat, celebrating their 50th anniversary and The Laurie Morvan Band will headline the event along with a two-hour retrospective of Valley Blues legends and Arizona Showdown winners Smokestack Lightning & Eric Ramsey. 
Food, beverages, and vendors will be on site.  An art mural is open for everyone’s contribution. Admission is $25 in advance and $30 day of show.  Children under 16 accompanied by a parent will be admitted free.  Early bird tickets are available now until Feb. 6th at
www.eventbrite.com/e/blues-blast-16-tickets-18812617044.  Tickets can be purchased online until day of show.


No ice chests or coolers of any kind are allowed.  One sealed bottle of water per person is permitted.  No pets. 


The park is easily accessible from the I-10 freeway or if you are using the light rail exit at the Roosevelt station and walk east two blocks.  A designated motorcycle parking area is provided.

 

For questions or information:  Web: www.phoenixblues.org, Email: info@phoenixblues.org
 

 

 

 Media Contact    

 

Media Contact: Jim Crawford

Email: info@phoenixblues.org

Phone: (602) 516-8870

Media Visits: Please inquire.

 

Phoenix Blues Society

1919 E. Granada, Phoenix, Arizona, 85067

Web: www.phoenixblues.org

 

 Calendar Listing

 

CALENDAR LISTING:

Event Name: Blues Blast '16

Event Date: March 5, 2016

Event Time: Gates open 10am till 7pm

Event Location: 1202 N. 3rd. St. Phoenix, AZ

Admission: $25.00 Advanced or $30.00 Day Of Show

Web: www.phoenixblues.org

Contact: Jim Crawford, info@phoenixblues.org, (602) 516-8870

Description: The 25th anniversary of Blues Blast is presented by the Phoenix Blues Society, 501(c)(3), and will take place on March 5, 2016 at Margaret T. Hance Park, 1202 N. 3rd St. at Moreland near downtown Phoenix. The gates will open at 10 a.m. with music starting at 11 a.m. and ending at 7 p.m. Canned Heat, celebrating their 50th anniversary and The Laurie Morvan Band will headline the event along with a two-hour retrospective of Valley Blues legends and Arizona Showdown winners Smokestack Lightning & Eric Ramsey.

 


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