The Upton Blues Festival is an annual celebration of Blues Music that takes place in the town of Upton Upon Severn in Worcestershire with 3 official stages throughout the town and other separate pub locations.
The 2019 Upton Blues Festival will be held from Thursday 18th to Sunday 21st July.
Acts include Lunafall, Travellin' Redwing, Freespirit, Dr Blue, Jenny Wren and Her Borrowed Wings, Gun Runner, The Ray Mytton Band, Black Rabbit, Nice 'n Sleazy, Melvin Hancox Band, Boss Acoustic Blues, and more.
For the details as available please see the line-up page.
The festival also caters for music workshops, where the different styles, instruments and voices are open for discussion and demonstration. There's also music in venues mainly based in the pubs in the town, as well as open-air venues.
Attendees are welcome to camp and make the most of a weekend of music from blues rock to bluegrass, country blues to New Orleans, acoustic to soul and gospel.
The festival which is self funded through a combination of camping, festival merchandising and local business sponsorship and advertising attracts 1000's of people into the shops & pubs of Upton over the festival weekend, promoting both the town and local area whilst providing a weekend of free entertainment.
Camping is very important to the festival as without the revenue it generates there would be no festival.
Camping tickets are priced as follows:-
Adult Thursday-Monday: £46.89 (incl fees)
Adult Friday-Monday: £36.69 (incl fees)
Adult Saturday-Monday: £31.59 (incl fees)
The Upton Blues Festival is now a Registered Charity which recognises the not-for-profit nature of the event, its volunteer committee and brings a number of other benefits.
For more information click here.
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