North Atlantic Blues Festival



About Us

The North Atlantic Blues Festival is an annual two-day blues music festival featuring national blues performers and considered one of the most prestigious on the East Coast. The festival is held at the Public Landing in Rockland, Maine, overlooking the picturesque Rockland Harbor. Some of the top names in blues music have been featured at this prestigious East Coast festival. In addition to all day live entertainment, the festival has vendors selling a wide array of food, drinks and crafts. Saturday evening Main Street is closed to traffic for the NABF Club Crawl. Attendees of legal age, wearing their wristband from the festival are allowed free admission to the many bars and restaurants featuring many of the top regional blues performers. There are also bands performing on Main Street for all ages at no charge.

Line up : Sat July 16th
Anthony Geraci and the Boston All-Stars
Chris Cain
Billy Branch and the Sons of Blues
Danielle Nicole Band
Ruthie Foster
Sun July 17th
King Solomon Hicks
Nora Jean Wallace
Albert Castiglia
Tinsley Ellis
Tommy Castro
Tinsley and Tommy are touring together each will play 1 hour and then play together for 30 minutes.
Playing between acts on both days Tas Cru and Mary Ann Casale
Festival Info
•Ticket gates open at 9:00 a.m. and music starts at 11:00 a.m.
Saturday and Sunday.
•Bring a lawnchair or blanket. Some folding chairs are available at the front
left of the stage for no charge. The yellow covered chairs to the right of the stage are VIP seats.
•Chairs can be brought on the grounds 6:00-8:00 AM Saturday. We then ask you to leave until the