It back… and it’s always FUN… as Boxley’s continues its tradition of bringing music to the Valley.
Organizers invite the community to join them on the streets of downtown North Bend this Saturday, September 26th, where from 6PM – midnight you can stroll from business to business and enjoy live blues music.
32 bands will be playing at 23 local venues – and just ONE ticket gives you access to all the festival acts, including some of the region’s best and award-winning blues musicians. It’s always a fun night filled with great food, drinks and music – not to mention a lot neighbors and community members.
Tickets prices are: Adults: $25 in advance/$30 day of event, Youth Under 15: $12.50 in advance/$20 day of event.
Proceeds from the North Bend Blues walk benefit Boxley’s Music Fund which is dedicated to supporting support live music programs for performance and education within the Greater Snoqualmie Valley and beyond.
BUT… if you’re needing a little blues fix before the festival, Boxley’s has a special guest performing on Thursday, September 24th: legendary jazz drummer Louis Hayes, who’s played with some of the biggest names in jazz throughout the 50s and 60s, including Horace Silver, Cannonball Adderley, Oscar Peterson, John Coltrane, Thelonious Monk, Sonny Rollins and more.
There are two sets – at 7:30PM & 8:45PM. The cover charge is $15 for Boxley Music Fund Members and $30 for Non-Members. Reservations can be made online at www.boxleysplace.com/reservations
North Bend Blues Walk Festival Schedule, September 26th:
SNO VALLEY MOOSE LODGE – Little Bill and the Blue Notes
PIONEER COFFEE – Hutch & Scuff
NORTH BEND THEATRE – Red House
VALLEY CENTER STAGE – The CD Woodbury Band
BOXLEY’S – Elnah Jordan & Friends
PICCOLA CELLARS – Alice Stuart Trio7PM – 10PM:
BIRCHES HABITAT – James Bernhard
UMPQUA BANK – Joe Doria: Musician (Hammond Organ / Piano / Keys)
TWEDE’S CAFÉ – Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio
EURO CAFÉ – The Jelly Rollers
GEORGIA’S BAKERY – Annie O’Neill Music
PRO SKI – Heather B Blues
CHANG THAI – Hot Wired Rhythm Band
MT. SI ART SUPPLY – Margaret Wilder Band
SCOTT’S DAIRY FREEZE – Terry Robb
MOUNTAIN VALLEY MONTESSORI – Star Drums & Lady Keys
VISITOR CENTER – Heather & Donny Jones
MOUNT SI SENIOR CENTER – Lonnie J. Williams Then ‘n’ Now
THE SWIRL – Dean Reichert Band
BARSTOOLS & DINETTES – Mark Riley Trio8PM – 11PM:
POUR HOUSE (21+) – Paul Green Blues Band
CHAPLIN’S – C.C. Adams Band featuring Mary Ellen Lykins9PM – 12AM:
SNO. VALLEY MOOSE LODGE – Septimus
PIONEER COFFEE – Ashley Durant & Anthony Estrada
NORTH BEND THEATRE – John Stephan Band
VALLEY CENTER STAGE – The Randy Oxford Band featuring Lady A
BOXLEY’S – Eric “Two Scoops” Moore Combo
PICCOLA CELLARS – The Charlatones
BLUES PAVILION (Main Tent/Outdoor Stage)
3:30PM – 5PM – Shades of Blue
5PM – 8PM – Eastside Jam
8PM – 9PM – Jeff Herzog & The Jet City Fliers
9PM – 9:20PM – Caspian Coberly
9:20PM – 12AM – Blues Jam Session: Hosted by Jeff and the Jet City Fliers