July 21st-23rd, 2017

30th Annual Winthrop Rhythm & Blues Festival The Blues Ranch

DOORS OPEN: 12:00 pm
EVENT BEGINS: 12:00 pm

Venue Information

The Blues Ranch

19190 Highway 20
Winthrop, Washington 98862


30th Annual Winthrop Rhythm & Blues Festival

FRI, July 21st – SUN, July 23rd, 2017

Gates Open at Noon on Thursday July 20th.

Now in its 30th year, the Winthrop Rhythm & Blues Festival is the longest running, most successful blues event in Washington State. A truly world-class event, the festival this year received the coveted Keeping the Blues Alive award for Best US Festival from the Memphis-based Blues Foundation, which lauded the event for its strong, long time commitment to its community and to presenting the best of the blues.

Lineup includes:

• DELBERT MCCLINTON – Multi Grammy Award Winner makes rare Northwest appearance.

• LUKAS NELSON & THE PROMISE OF THE REAL – country legend Willie Nelson’s son brings his “cowboy, hippie surf-rock”

• CHUBBY CARRIER AND THE SWAMP BAYOU BAND – Grammy Award Winner; ain’t no party like a Chubby Party

• SUGARAY RAYFORD BLUES BAND - multiple Blues Music Award winner; Sugaray is entertaining, energetic, and down with the blues

• CAROLYN WONDERLAND - A musical force equipped with the soulful vocals of Janis and the guitar slinging skills of Stevie Ray

• TOO SLIM AND THE TAILDRAGGERS - Perennial festival favorite

• THE MARCUS KING BAND - "soul-influenced psychedelic southern rock"|

• GREYHOUNDS - Hall and Oats meets ZZ Top

• SOUTHERN AVENUE – “...the spicy, vivacious new sound of Memphis soul.", "Southern Avenue is simply the best band in Memphis ...coolest music to come out of Memphis in years."

• THE DELGADO BROTHERS - Driven by fierce independence, unified by family, and fortified by the brotherhood of music, the Delgado Brothers deliver the musical goods. American made music that fuses roots, rock, blues & funk. Winners of the 2016 International Blues Challenge and Albert King Award

• RAE GORDON & THE BACKSEAT DRIVERS – Sultry Portland vocalist and her ace band took third place this winter at the International Blues Challenge in Memphis.

• ROB ICKES & TREY HENSLEY - Bluegrass legend Rob Ickes and guitar slayer Trey Hensley join forces. 

Only 3,000 tickets available!

GA Weekend Pass- $110
Camp Site- $45.00
which includes camping for Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Camp Site for Thursday is $25 additional with the purchase of a weekend camping pass

Friday Night Pass- $20
Sunday Day Pass- $40 online, $50 door

Friday Night Pass entry at 12pm Beer Garden opens at 4pm

25 x 25 camping spaces  

For more information on camping please visit our camping information page. 

Parking Passes: Click on "Related Events"

Friday Parking- Included with purchase of the Friday Night Pass or Weekend Pass
Saturday Parking- $8 
Sunday Parking- $8
Weekend Parking (Sat & Sun)- $15

Parking is run by and benefits Little Star Montessori School.

Tickets Non Refundable

Camping (Add Thursday night camping on next page): $45

Parking passes found under "Related Events"