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!
Tickets for the Marquette Blues Fest are $50.00 for the entire weekend and can be purchased here, or by calling (906) 227-1032.
"Student" tickets are only $10.00 per day and are eligible for anyone under 23 years of age.
Children 14 and under can enter FREE with a paid adult.
Gates open at 5:00 pm Friday, August 31, and at 12:00 pm on Saturday, September 1, and Sunday, September 2.
Heading to the Marquette Blues Fest 2018?
Make Comfort Suites Marquette your accommodation of choice and enjoy the additional perk of a 15% discount off of your stay! All guests visiting us who are attending the festival are entitled to these great savings.
Book your stay today!
Proof of festival attendance required.
Friday, Aug. 31st – 5:00 pm – 9:30 pm FREE Admission
6:00 pm – Devil’s Elbow
8:00 pm – JIMMY NICK & DON’T TELL MAMA
Saturday, Sep. 1st – 12:00 pm -10:00 pm TICKETED EVENT
1:00 pm – The Lark Brothers
2:30 pm – Flat Broke Blues Band
4:00 pm – The JIMMYS
6:00 pm – JAMES ARMSTRONG
8:00 pm – DWAYNE DOPSIE & THE ZYDECO HELLRAISERS
Sunday, Sep. 2nd – 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm TICKETED EVENT
1:00 pm – Bahluze
2:30 pm – Sons of Legend
4:00 pm – The Altered Five Blues Band
6:00 pm – BRANDON SANTINI
8:00 pm – SUE FOLEY