Winter Blues Music FestivalCelebrating its seventh year, the Winter Blues Music Festival will take place on March 10 at the Elk’s Lodge,13121 SE McLoughlin Boulevard in Oak Grove. This year’s event will feature the music of Gabriel Cox, Timothy James & The Portland Blues Revival, Johnny Wheels & The Swamp Donkeys, Suburban Slim, The Thunder Brothers, Kris Deelane & The Hurt, plus special guest performers from Youth Music Project.

This indoor festival will offer two stages and dance floors, with food and beverages available for purchase. Ticket sales as well as a raffle and silent auction will help raise money for this year’s charity beneficiaries, Youth Music Project and the Oregon Food Bank. Doors open at 2:30, music starts at 3:00 pm to 11:00 pm. Admission is $20.00 advance through Brownpapertickets.com or $25.00 at the door. Visit www.winterbluesfest.net for more information.

Additionally, we are asking that you bring 6 cans of food, or as another option, you can purchase an $10.00 emergency food box at the door for the Oregon Food Bank.