Cape Fear Blues Festival

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  • Lan Nichols


The Cape Fear Blues Festival is a cultural fixture and rising star throughout the national blues industry. This year's impressive lineup includes touring blues artists, noted regional performers and talented local blues musicians performing in a variety of genres. Wilmington's premier blues music venues - the Rusty Nail Saloon and Ziggy's By The Sea - will host the Festival. The three-day all-blues celebration features live concerts, a blues workshop, an all-day blues jam, and the ever-popular Blues Cruise aboard the Henrietta III riverboat.

Admission: most events are free, charge for the blues cruise

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