Every year in February, the largest indoor blues festival takes place in the Netherlands. During this weekend there will be a large number of freely accessible performances in the various pubs in Delft. On this website you will find more information about the cafes, the bands and the specials of the festival.
The programmer of the festival puts together a diverse program every year, in which different blues styles can be heard. You will find Delta blues, Chicago blues, Texas & Westcoast blues, Jump n Jive, Blues rock, Americana, Rock-a-billy, amplified and acoustic live music. Quite unique!
In addition to all freely accessible performances, special programs are included in the program at the 21st edition. For example, on Thursday, February 21 there is a special film screening in Filmhuis Lumen with Eric Clapton in the lead. On Saturday afternoon, February 23, fans can go to a Masterclass “New Orleans Vintage Voodoo Piano”, a free Gospel performance in the Maria van Jessekerk or the ever popular Harmonica Workshop. On Sunday 24 February the show “From Mali To Mississippi” is planned. Information about these performances can be found via the Specials page. There are a number of extras around the festival to increase the blues atmosphere in the city.
For (guests of) attendees who may be travelling for the festival, there are also various hotel package deals available, more information is available HERE.