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5 October - 08 October 2017

Venues, Swanage, BH191HE

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The October 2017 Swanage Blues Festival is the second of a twice yearly event.  The 28th of events like these is another fantastic celebration of everything to do with the blues and will only set you back a tenner of your hard earned money.  It includes npot only some of the best blues muscians in the country and further afield performing exclusive sets, but also open mic and jam sessions that encourage audience participation. 


At 60 gigs across 15 venues for just £10, you can't go wrong!

Andy Twyman - the one man blues & comedy band
Anita Jardine
Back Porch
Backwater Roll Blues Band
Blue Touch, Blues Business
Chicago 9
Dawg Q Bones
Fabulous Fezheads
Garry "The Slideguy" Smith
Geoff Garbow Blues Band
Great West Groove
Hugh Budden

Jam Sessions with Robin Bibi Band
John McClean & the Clan
Lewis Cohen

Open Mic Sessions hosted by Anita Jardine
Pete Christie
Pete Harris
Ray Drury
Red River Hogs
Riverside Blues Band
Robert Hokum
Robin Bibi Band
Saiichi Sugiyama Band
Spirit of '62 (Great West Groove)
Stan's Blues Jamboree
Steve Darrington
Storm Warning
Teed Up
Terry Marshall
The Baroness and The Bear
The Blues Issue
The Jawbreakers
The Milk Men
The Mustangs
The RedCrow
The Wang Dang Doodle
Tiny Tina
Tommy Allen
Voodoo Sheiks
Woodley Gentlemen’s Club
Zoe Schwarz Blue Commotion,

There are no tickets for sale, however the organisers would like you to purchase a £10 wristband to show your support and appreciation of the event.

Anchor Inn 30 High Street BH19 2NU 01929 423020

Black Swan 159 High Street BH192NE 01929 423 846

Crow's Nest Inn 11 Ulwell Road BH19 1LE 01929 422651

East Bar 1 High Street BH19 2LN 01929 424777

Grand Hotel Burlington Road BH19 1LU 01929 423353

Herston Caravan & Camp Site Washpond Lane BH19 3DJ 01929 422932

Isle of Purbeck Golf Club Corfe Road Studland BH19 3AB 01929 450354

The Legion 150 High Street BH19 2PA 01929 422722

Red Lion 63 High Street BH19 2LY 01929 423533

Sea Breeze 7 Shore Road BH19 1LA 01929 426222

Ship Inn 23 High Street BH19 2LR 01929 423855

Swanage Bay View Holiday Park Panorama Rd BH19 2QS 01929 422130

Swanage Railway Station Station Rd BH19 1HB 01929 425800

Tawny's 52 High Street BH19 2NX 01929 422781

White Horse 11 High Street BH19 2LP 01929 422469

White Swan 31 High Street BH19 2LJ 01929 423804

There are various accomodation establishments who participate in the festival or support it.  A full list of these can be found on the official website.  

There are four local camping sites catering to the Swanage Blues & Roots festival.  More information can be found on the official website. 

Name Distance Prices From
Millbrook Guest House 0.3 ml £67.00 Book
Purbeck House Hotel & Louisa Lodge 0.5 ml £59.00 Book
Town Hall Lodge B&B 0.5 ml £2000.00 Book
Grand Hotel Swanage 0.9 ml £55.00 Book
The Pines Hotel 1.0 ml £77.00 Book
Haven Hotel 5.1 ml £120.00 Book
Sandbanks Hotel 6.1 ml £149.00 Book
Harbour Heights Hotel 6.4 ml £250.00 Book
Milsoms 6.8 ml £105.00 Book
Salterns Harbourside 6.8 ml £89.00 Book
Holiday Apartment 7.1 ml £99.00 Book
Crown Hotel 7.2 ml £35.00 Book
Springfield Country Hotel Leisure Club & Spa 7.5 ml £128.00 Book
Grovefield Manor 7.5 ml £55.00 Book
The Riviera Hotel & Holiday Apartments 7.7 ml £69.00 Book

Venues, Swanage, BH191HE