Here’s the official schedule for the 2011 Daytona Blues Festival. Click on the (highlighted) name of each performer or band for more information about them.
FRIDAY NIGHT SCHEDULE – OCTOBER 7, 2011
5:30 P.M. to 6:40 P.M. Seth Walker
6:50 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Joanna Connor Band
8:10 P.M. to 9:30 P.M. Sean Chambers Band
9:40 P.M. to 11:00 P.M. John Nemeth
SATURDAY SCHEDULE – OCTOBER 8, 2011
12 Noon to 1:00 P.M. Darren Johnson
1:10 P.M. to 2:10 P.M. Dave Shelley & Bluestone
2:20 P.M. to 3:20 P.M. Skyla Burrell Band
3:30 P.M. to 4:30 P.M. Joey Gilmore
4:40 P.M. to 5:50 P.M. The Headers
6:00 P.M. to 7:20 P.M. Davina and The Vagabonds
7:30 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. Albert Castiglia
9:10 P.M. to 10:40 P.M. Walter Trout
SUNDAY SCHEDULE – OCTOBER 9, 2011
12 Noon to 1:00 P.M. The Pit Bull of Blues Band
1:10 P.M. to 2:10 P.M. Nicole Hart Band
2:20 P.M. to 3:30 P.M. Eric Culberson
3:40 P.M. to 4:50 P.M. Reba Russell Band
5:00 P.M. to 6:20 P.M. Motor City Josh
6:30 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Nick Moss and The Fliptops
8:10 P.M. to 9:40 P.M. Victor Wainwright and the Wild Roots
The after-party venue this year is Uno’s Chicago Grill at 1798 West International Speedway Boulevard (I-92) in Daytona Beach (across from the track), phone 386-252-8600. Thursday night’s welcoming party will start at 8 pm, and the Friday, Saturday and Sunday parties will begin after the main event closes. This is a great opportunity to enjoy these outstanding Blues acts in a more intimate setting, at no cost.
Tickets are available for purchase at Ticketmaster.com, or by calling (800) 745-3000, or at any Walmart Supercenter (in the electronics dept) at their Ticketmaster Outlet, or in person at the Peabody Box Office (10:30 am to 5:30 pm, Monday through Friday). They will also be sold at the Jackie Robinson Ballpark on the event days only.
All tickets are General Admission: adult 3-day passes are $75 (plus applicable surcharges), and adult single-day passes are $25 (plus applicable surcharges).
The Student Rate (with student I.D.) is $10 per day (plus applicable surcharges.) Student tickets are available at the Peabody Auditorium and at the gate only. Kids under 10 are free.
Note: Hotel and ticket packages were only available until July 31st, however some hotels may still honor their discounted room rates, so call them first. See hotel package details.