25th Annual Pleasure Island Seafood, Blues and Jazz Festival featuring Ana Popovic and Danielle Nicole (910-458-8434)
April 13, 2019


25th Annual Pleasure Island Seafood Blues Festival 

Ft. Fisher Air Force Recreation Area ∙ Kure Beach, NC  28428

April 13-14, 2019


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The Pleasure Island Chamber of Commerce and Bryant Real Estate are pleased to announce the Silver Anniversary line-up for this year’s 25th Annual Pleasure Island Seafood Blues & Jazz Festival re-scheduled for April 13th-14th, 2019 at the Ft. Fisher Air Force Recreation Area in Kure Beach, North Carolina will remain intact!  After long talks and negotiations with the fourteen bands, we were able to keep the identical line-up. 

The 25th Annual Pleasure Island Seafood Blues & Jazz Festival is being billed as “The Year of the Woman” featuring International Blues Recording Artist Ana Popovic,  Grammy-nominated Danielle Nicole (winner of Blues Blast Magazine’s 2018 Best Contemporary Blues Album) and the Allman Brothers’ inspired Artist - the incredible Heather Gillis Band.  

Blues Stage – Saturday, April 13th, 2019

12:00-1:20       Ladies Auxiliary                                 

1:40-3:00         Justin Cody Fox                                 

3:20-4:40         The Jamie Trollinger Band                                    

5:20 – 7:00      The Heather Gillis Band                    

8:00                 Ana Popovic


Blues Stage – Sunday, April 14th, 2019

12:00-1:20       Polar Bear Blues Band with Harvey Dalton Arnold   

1:50-3:10         Jake HaldenVang

4:00                 Danielle Nicole


Jazz Stage – Saturday, April 13, 2019

1:00 – 2:20      The Wolfe Gang

2:40 – 4:00      Rose Lucas & Free Movement

4:20 – 5:40      Benny Hill Trio


Jazz Stage – Sunday, April 14, 2019

1:00 – 2:20      Feebs

2:40 – 4:00      The Rhythm Bones

4:20 – 5:40      Carl Newton’s Jazzy Review


The Legend continues…Over two Decades of Seafood Blues & Jazz at the Beach!

This two-day festival takes place along the scenic Cape Fear River at the Fort Fisher Military     Recreational Area in Kure beach. Enjoy browsing at the Arts & Wine Garden, shopping for crafts, listening to music, and fine wine tasting. Children will stay entertained for hours as they enjoy    performers, face painting, educational exhibits, inflatables and much more in the Kidz Zone.

 Held at the Ft. Fisher Air Force Recreation Area in Kure Beach, this event is sure to sell out quickly, so purchase your tickets ahead of time. Please do not bring coolers or pets, but bring your chairs, towels and blankets for a weekend of music and seafood at the coast.

 Tickets are on sale NOW at Eventbrite.  For more information call (910) 458-8434  or .  Follow the Pleasure   Island Seafood Blues and Jazz Festival on    Facebook for exciting updates about the band lineup, seafood vendors, and more!


 'You Got The Love" - Ana Popovic (8:00 pm, Saturday, April 13th)


"Cry No More" - Danielle Nicole (4:00 pm, Sunday, April 14th)


"Fight To Win" - Heather Gillis Band (5:20 pm, Saturday, April 13th)


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