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LiUNA! Bluesfest Windsor 2017

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Riverfront Festival Plaza

300 Riverside Dr. E.

Windsor, ON


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Don't miss southwest Ontario's premier blues rock festival, July 13-16, on the Windsor waterfront. It's our fourth year and we're excited to bring a high powered lineup of celebrated, award-winning blues artists sharing the stage with sought after blues rockers - 30-plus bands from the U.S. and Canada.

Our amazing venue, Riverfront Festival Plaza, offers a captivating backdrop showcasing world-renowned, Caesars Windsor, and the City of Windsor's waterfront parkland overlooking Detroit's spectacular skyline and the Detroit River international waterway. LiUNA! Bluesfest Windsor will not disappoint!

Thursday, July 13 Gates open at 4:00

  • Autumn Kings

  • Standstills

  • TBA May 19

  • The Tea Party

  • South River Slim

Friday, July 14 Gates open at 3:00

  • The Wild Rides

  • Blutonium

  • Bobby Murray Band

  • Carolyn Wonderland

  • The Fabulous Thunderbirds

  • Kenny Wayne Shepherd

  • Greatest Hits Live

Saturday, July 15 Gates open at 2:00

  • Jeff Hoagland Blues Band

  • The Paul Deslauriers Band

  • Monkey Junk

  • Toronzo Cannon

  • Dana Fuchs

  • Foghat

  • Sheepdogs

  • United Snakes

Sunday, July 16 Gates open at 2:00

  • Nemesis

  • Ghost Town Blues Band

  • The 24 Street Wailers

  • Duke Robillard

  • Stray Cats Slim Jim Phantom

  • Joe Louis Walker

  • Stu Heydon

  • Aardvark Blues Review

  • In The Poscket Band

For more information, please visit our website for full schedule, bio's and pertinent information.





What happens if it rains?

Bring your umbrella! Rain or shine the ‘Fest’ goes on. Major storm delay alerts will be provided to the media and posted on social media and

Is the festival site accessible?

Riverfront Festival Plaza is fully accessible by: entrance ramps off Riverside Drive and McDougall across from Caesars Windsor, Public parking areas to the west and east of the Plaza and washrooms. If assistance is needed, ask any security guard or volunteer in matching T-shirts and they will be pleased to assist you.

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

LiUNA! Bluesfest Windsor is a legal age event. Minors not permitted Thursday thru Saturday. Sunday, age 18 and under admitted free. You must be 19+ to purchase a ticket, enter the site and purchase and consume alcoholic beverages. Authorized government ID required.

What are we not allowed to bring to the festiva?

At the discretion of the front gate security guards the following will not be permitted into the festival:
Shopping bags, backpacks or large purses
Pets except Service animals
Chairs of any kind

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please email us at

What's the refund policy?

Please email us at the above email.

Are lawn chairs allowed?
Lawn chairs are not permitted on site. Plenty of tables and chairs are provided.

What type of food is available at the site?
We’ve added our new specialty food court featuring upscale foodservice operators making their mark around WindsorEssex outdoor festivals. Check out our Vendor section for updated listings and menu offerings coming soon on our website.

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