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23rd Annual Pleasure Island Seafood Blues & Jazz Festival featuring JONNY LANG and SAMANTHA FISH
October 8, 2016

 

 

JOIN US OCTOBER 8th AND 9th FOR THE 23rd ANNUAL PLEASURE ISLAND SEAFOOD

BLUES AND JAZZ FESTIVAL -

DOUBLE YOUR PLEASURE ON PLEASURE ISLAND

JONNY LANG (SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8th)

SAMANTHA FISH (SUNDAY, OCTOBER 9th)

Tickets will be limited...Get them quick

This event will SELL OUT!

910-458-8434

Gates Open 11:00

Two-Day Ticket in Advance - $50.00   

$60 Saturday Only Ticket Available at Front Gate if Not Sold Out

$25 Sunday Only Available at Front Gate if Not Sold Out Children 12 and under Free

NO REFUNDS * NO COOLERS * NO PETS  * NO VIDEOS OR CAMERAS * NO WEAPONS * NO REFUNDS

Be sure to explore our site on options for Where to Stay during the festival!

In October, when the weather is warm, the sun’s shining and the warm ocean breezes are fluttering, bring your lawn chairs and family, leave your hectic world behind and exercise your “license to chill” for two music filled days at the world famous Pleasure Island Seafood, Blues and Jazz Festival.

CLICK HERE FOR CRAFTERS VILLAGE APPLICATION

Please Email Completed Application To meaghan@pleasureislandnc.org

Blues Stage - Saturday, October 8th                                                                          

12:30 – 1:50          Urban Hill                                                           

2:10 - 3:30            Gate City Divas                                                 

3:50 - 5:10            David Gerald                                                     

5:40 - 7:00            Kara Grainger                                                   

8:00                     Jonny Lang     

                                                   

Blues Stage - Sunday, October 9th                                                            

12:30 – 1:50         Snake Malone & The Black Cat Bone

 2:10 – 3:30          Luxuriant Sedans   

4:00 – 5:20           Samatha Fish 

                                                  

 Jazz Stage – Saturday, October 8th

 1:00 – 2:20           Nelson & the Rock-a-fellas                           

 2:40 – 4:00           Lynne & The Wave                                                         

 4:30 – 5:50           Nina Repeta                                       `                              

  

Jazz Stage – Sunday, October 9th

1:00 – 2:20           Benny Hil Trio          

2:40 – 4:00           Nita B & The Swinin’ Soiree                               

4:30 – 5:50           Max Levy and the Hawaiin Shirts


Follow the Pleasure Island Seafood Blues and Jazz Festival on Facebook for exciting updates about the band lineup, seafood vendors, and more!

TWENTTY-THREE years of Seafood, Blues, and Jazz at the Beach brought to you by the Pleasure Island Chamber of Commerce.

Now entering its 23rd  year, let the music performed by nationally recognized Blues and Jazz performers, coastal cuisine, natural beauty and salt air transport you into another dimension…and into a world where your cares and stresses are left behind. It’s a world where the weather is warmer, the people are friendlier, the food is tastier, and the music is "blue-sier".

Join Us in Kure Beach for Music, Food, Crafts, and More
A weekend of non-stop musical talent, the Pleasure Island Seafood Blues and Jazz Festival features live jazz and blues performances on two stages. The music can’t be beat and the locally prepared seafood is simply the best in the region..

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 magicians, face painting, educational exhibits, inflatables and much more in the Kidz Zone..

The Pleasure Island Seafood Blues and Jazz Festival is scheduled each year in the second weekend in October.

Looking for a great place to stay during the Festival? Looking for a condo or house near the Festival? Call our Platinum Sponser Bryant Real Estate (800-994-5222). How about an oceanfront room - call The Golden Sands Motel (888-458-8334) who is a major sponsor of our event and have great accommodations and deals for you. Give them a call today.

If you're traveling to Pleasure Island for this festival, we invite you to search our site on Where to StayWhere to PlayWhere to Eat and explore Local Businesses to get the most out of your trip.

SELECTED ARTISTS VIDEOS

Jonny Lang  - "Fight For My Soul"

8:00 pm , Saturday, October 8th

 

 

 

Samantha Fish  - "I Put A Spell On You"

4:00 pm, Sunday, October 9th

 

 

Kara Grainger - "Breaking Up Someone's Home"

5:40 pm, Saturday, October 8th


 

 

David Gerald - "I'll Play the Blues For You"

3:30 pm, Saturday, October 8th


 

Gate City Divas - "Don't Have the Blues No More"

2:10 pm, Saturday, October 8th


 

 

Luxuriant Sedans at Fishing Creek Reunion

2:10 pm, Sunday, October 9th


 

ALL SALES ARE FINAL.  No refunds or exchanges.  In the event of a TOTAL FESTIVAL cancellation for which there is no rescheduled date, a refund for this ticket may be issued at the option of the management. 

Have questions about 23rd Annual Pleasure Island Seafood Blues & Jazz Festival featuring Jonny Lang & Samantha Fish? Contact Pleasure Island Chamber of Commerce