$20 – $250

Doheny Blues Festival - May 20 & 21

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Doheny State Beach

25300 Dana Point Harbor

Dana Point, CA 92629

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The Doheny Blues Festival is proud to celebrate 20 years of Blues on the Beach at Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, CA! The 20th Anniversary will be held on May 20 & 21, 2017 and headlined by legendary Eagles guitarist Joe Walsh, Melissa Etheridge's This Is MEmphis Rock & Soul, Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Experience, Chris Isaak, 2-time GRAMMY-winner Mavis Staples and Bobby Rush, among many others.

For the last 20 years, the Doheny Blues Festival has created a festival enviornment like none other! Three alternating stages of blues, rock and soul music, legendary artists, a beachfront venue, microbrews, overnight camping, an eclectic vendor village and 20,000 music fans throughout the weekend! The nationally-recognized festival has welcomed a mix of music legends and rock headliners, and the 2017 lineup will not dissapoint!

Also performing at the 2017 festival will be Robin Trower, JJ Grey & Mofro, Ronnie Earl & The Broadcasters, Samantha Fish, Moreland & Arbuckle, John Primer & Bob Corritore with Special Guest Henry Gray, Nico Duportal & The West Coast Connection, Adrianna Marie & Her Groovecutters and more to be announced!

Make sure to get your Weekend Passes today for the event of the season!


Will tickets be sold at the event?

We will sell tickets the day of the event ($10 more day-of-show) if we do not sell out prior to the festival.

What is the best time to arrive?

Best time to arrive to the Doheny Blues Festival is early! Lines start to form as early as 6:00 a.m.

What do I need to do to be able to pick up my wristbands?

Please download and bring your printed ticket(s) on the day of the festival to the Front Gate entrance. You will need to exchange your printed ticket for a wristband.

Unable to your print ticket?

No worries! Please present your ticket on your smart phone or mobile device or visit the Customer Service Booth at the Front Gate.

Is re-entry allowed at the festival?

Entry and re-entry into the festival is permitted with a wristband securely affixed to your wrist. Stretched, ripped or tampered with wristbands will be confiscated by security.

I bought weekend passes, how do I get in both days?

Upon entry into the festival, your ticket will be exchanged for a wristband that you must wear for the duration of the weekend. Please note: Weekend passes are only good for one person for the duration of the festival. The wristband is non-transferable (you cannot transfer it to someone else), non-exchangeable and cannot be removed.

Where can I park my car at the festival?

Click Here for parking information.

What can I bring to the festival?

Click Here for guideline information.

What if it rains?

The festival is rain or shine, artists and times are subject to change without notice. No refunds or exchanges.

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After completing your purchase, you will receive an order confirmation email from Eventbrite on behalf of Doheny Blues Music Festival. Your ticket(s) will be attached to this email as a pdf. Make sure to print the ticket(s) and bring them to the event or go green and download the Eventbrite app to present your ticket(s) on your smart phone! IMPORTANT: If you do not see the order confirmation in your inbox, make sure to check your junk/spam folders.

What if I do not see my order confirmation in my inbox?

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Doheny State Beach

25300 Dana Point Harbor

Dana Point, CA 92629

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