Waterfront Blues Festival

Blues, Food, Beer, Fireworks & Fun!
Sun, Jul 3 - Mon, Jul 4
12 pm - 10 pm
Tom McCall Waterfront Park
Portland, OR
Groove to the best blues in the world while relaxing on the banks of the beautiful Willamette River – all the while smiling at the thought that you are helping Oregon Food Bank fight hunger. That’s the magic of the 2011 Safeway Waterfront Blues Festival, July 1 to 4, in Portland, Oregon. Join more than 100,000 people from throughout the world at the 24th annual Waterfront Blues Festival, and enjoy more than 120 stellar performances on four stages plus fireworks, food, beer from Deschutes Brewery out of our traveling wooden beer barrel,"Woody", workshops, dances, blues cruises and more. The Safeway Waterfront Blues Festival, presented by First Tech Federal Credit Union and produced by Oregon Food Bank, the nation’s premier blues festival, the largest blues festival west of the Mississippi and the second-largest festival in the nation. It is also Oregon Food Bank’s largest annual fundraiser. One-hundred percent of gate donations support Oregon Food Bank’s mission to eliminate hunger and its root causes.