Welcome to Comfort Suites Marquette, your affordable accommodation near the Marquette Area Blues Fest in Michigan. Don't miss one of the most popular events of the year and book your stay with us today!
The Marquette Area Blues Fest is a full, weekend-long event shining a spotlight on the blues. Showcasing some of the genre's most popular artists, the festival is a must-see! On top of the phenomenal music you will enjoy, it is set against the beautiful backdrop of Lake Superior and takes place along its shores. Marquette Blues Fest features the top blues artists from New Orleans, Chicago, St. Louis, Memphis, and everywhere in between!
More than just a music festival, you can also take part in a variety of informative and fun-filled workshops revolving around the blues genre. If that isn't your style, visit the beer and wine tent, which serves local craft beer and some of Upper Michigan's finest microbrews. Plus, satisfy your appetite at the festival's wide selection of food vendors!
This will be the 16th annual Marquette Blues Fest and is sure to be another great time!
Aug 30-Sept 1, 2019
The Blues Festival will kick off with a free evening concert on Friday, August 31st. The full festival will take place on Saturday and Sunday with a full line up of local and world-renowned artists. The festival takes place at Mattson Lower Harbor Park and you are welcome to bring blankets or lawn chairs for seating.
The festival also offers a great selection of food vendors, a beer tent, workshops and a lively dance floor!
More information about the festival and purchasing tickets please go to the Marquette Area Blues Society website.
We look forward to welcoming you to Marquette!
Heading to the Marquette Blues Fest 2019?
Make Comfort Suites Marquette your accommodation of choice and enjoy the additional perk of a reduced rate! All guests visiting us who are attending the festival are entitled to these great savings.
Festival dates are August 30th, 2019 - September 1st, 2019
Book your stay today! Click the booking button below and select your stay dates to receive the Blues Festival Special Rate.
Proof of festival attendance required.
The 2019 Marquette Blues Festival Headliners:
Friday, August 30th
6:00pm Eliza Neals
8:00pm The Jimmys
Saturday, August 31st
1:00pm Eddie & the Bluesers
2:30pm The Delta Jets
4:00pm Bridget Kelly Band
6:00pm Shawn Pittman
8:00pm JP Soars Gypsy Blue Revue with Jason Ricci & Anne Harris
Sunday, September 1st
1:00pm Uncle Pete's All-Star BBQ Blues Band
2:30pm Crosscut Kings
4:00pm Joyann Parker
6:00pm The Chris O'Leary Band
8:00pm Rick Estrin & the Nightcats
You can keep up to date with event announcement here: Marquette Blues Festival