Peninsula Rhythm and Blues Festival Slated for September

The Peninsula Rhythm and Blues Festival

The Peninsula Rhythm and Blues FestivalOn Friday and Saturday, September 14 and 15 the 2nd Annual Peninsula Rhythm and Blues Festival will be held at Morehead Park, Port of Peninsula, in Nahcotta, Washington on the Long Beach Peninsula. With seven great bands, a farmer’s market, food vendors, local artists, and Willapa Bay as a backdrop, this event promises to be a barn burner. The local Humane Society will be operating the beer and wine booth, and a portion of the proceeds from the event will benefit the Ilwaco High School Music Program.

Friday admission is $20.00, Saturday is $25.00, with combination tickets for both days for $40.00. Tickets can be purchased at More information can be found at

This year’s line-up:

Friday, September 14:
5:30pm – Ilwaco High School Jazz Band
6:00pm – Joanne Broh Band with Garry Meziere
7:30pm – North Coast Blues
9:00pm – Bottleneck Blues Band

Saturday, September 15:
2:00pm – Billy D and the Hoodoos
4:00pm – The Strange Tones
6:00pm – Norman Sylvester Band
8:00pm – The Rose City Kings