Events

21st Annual Carolina Downhome Blues Festival



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21st Annual

Carolina Downhome Blues Festival

October 5-7, 2017

The BEST Blues Weekend Around!
$5 Thursday | $10 Friday | $10 Saturday

Armbands available by phone 803-425-7676; online; in person at the FAC Box Office located at 810 Lyttleton Street; or at any Blues Venue during the festival.

 

 

 *FOR THE MOST CURRENT SCHEDULE CLICK HERE!
*Schedule to change without notice

Lineup announced*
*schedule to change without notice
CLICK HERE FOR ARTIST BIOS!

NEW THIS YEAR!
Check out several craft vendors set up in front of the FAC, located at 810 Lyttleton Street from Noon to 6:00 p.m.

Becky Ratz Soap Shoppe
Soaps, lotions, candles

Patti Johnstone & Alice Brooks/Artist's Attic
Artwork and other items

Kay Mitchell
Painter

Camden ART Association

Various arists/mediums

Geri DeSousa
Watercolors

Anthony Walker
Cigar Box Guitars

Cheryl Reynolds Art
Jewelry


Miss lunch? No worries...Gadgets of Camden will be on hand Saturday afternoon for you to grab a bite!


**Book your hotel**


Scheduled to appear:

John Primer & the Real Deal Blues Band
(Chicago)
Vanessa Collier (PA)
Geoff Achison & the Soul Diggers (Australia)
Tas Cru & the Tortured Souls (Nashville)
Robert Lighthouse (Sweden)
Paul DesLauriers Band (Canada)
Drink Small (SC)
JW Gilmore & the Blues Authority (FL)
Al Hill (Nashville)
John Dee Holeman & Tad Walters (NC)
Davis Coen (Memphis)
Elliott & the Untouchables (SC)
Shrimp City Slim (Charleston)
Rev. Marv Ward (SC)
Roots & Dore (NC)
David Russell & The Port City Blues (NC)
Luckyman Beall (SC)
Blues Deluxe Duo (SC)
Wes Mackey (SC)
Dr. Pickup (France)
Rusty Davis & Floyd Callen (SC)

2017 Carolina Downhome Blues Venues:
Click on location for Google map
*Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County
*Bassett Gallery

*The Venue on Broad
Hifalutin
Sam Kendall's
Salud! Mexican Kitchen & Tequila Bar
Frenchy's Cajun Cuisine
*Gadgets of Camden
La Fiesta Mexican Restaurant
Kershaw County Farmers' Market
*Davis & Sons Guitar Shop
*Books on Broad

Check us out on Palmetto Weekend!

2017 Carolina Downhome Blues Sponsors





 



Carolina Downhome Blues Festival Media Sponsors




 

Book your hotel!
Carolina Downhome Blues Host Hotels:

  


Date

October 5, 2017 to October 7, 2017

Time(s)

  • Kick-Off Party at Thursday, Oct. 5
  • Day 2--Carolina Downhome Blues at Friday, Oct. 6
  • Day 3--Carolina Downhome Blues at Saturday, Oct. 7

Venue

Varies