Broadstairs Blues Bash is a FREE Blues music festival which is now into its fourteenth year. It takes place annually in mid-February in the Victorian sea-side town of Broadstairs in Kent, England, UK.
Broadstairs has a vibrant exciting music scene and with small intimate wine-bars, friendly pubs and bars, larger pubs and one larger venue, the pavilion. That's where the Saturday night Headline Act NINE BELOW ZERO are playing. That's the main ticketed event. Everything else is FREE. Then from 10 am Sunday morning for music workshops and then the famous 4 hour jam!!! The Broadstairs Blues Bash attracts high quality performers, so if you're a fan of old Blues, new Blues, GREAT Blues, this festival is definitely one not to miss.
All the pub & bar gigs over the whole weekend are FREE entry and we aim to try and keep it that way, so here's how you can help – Come along, buy a programme, a badge, a T-shirt and spread the word....
Which gigs are ticketed?
Pavilion Saturday Night, NINE BELOW ZERO
The Wrotham Arms have a few ticketed gigs
How do I get my tickets?
Pavilion in person or click the link on the buy tickets page
Speak to Jackie at the Wrotham 01843 861788
When does the festival start / finish
Friday 6pm to Sunday 11pm
How can I help?
Please buy a T Shirt/ badge etc.
Can I play?
There is a free jam in the Pavilion on sunday noon til 4pm. Bring your boots along, you might get a game.
What about driving and parking?
Once you're here everything is in easy walking distance