Events

24th Annual Pleasure Island Seafood Blues and Jazz Festival featuring 'Mud' Morganfield Blues Band, Roomful of Blues, Nick Moss Band, Carolyn Wonderland & Randall Bramblett Band
October 14, 2017

 

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JOIN US ON OCTOBER 14th-15th, 2017 FOR THE

24th ANNUAL PLEASURE ISLAND SEAFOOD

BLUES AND JAZZ FESTIVAL 

…the legend continues 

FIND YOUR PLEASURE ON PLEASURE ISLAND

 

TWO DAYS – TWO STAGES – FOURTEEN BANDS including

FIVE HEADLINERS

 

‘MUD’ MORGANFIELD BLUES BAND – NICK MOSS BAND – RANDALL BRAMBLETT BAND

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14th, 2017

 

ROOMFUL OF BLUES – CAROLYN WONDERLAND

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 15th, 2017

 

Tickets will be limited...Get them quick

This event will SELL OUT!

910-458-8434

Gates Open 11:00 AM

 

TWO-DAY ADVANCE TICKET - $50.00

Day of Show Tickets

$60 SATURDAY - $35 SUNDAY

Ticket Available at Front Gate if Not Sold Out

 

NO REFUNDS * NO COOLERS * NO PETS  * NO VIDEOS OR CAMERAS * NO WEAPONS * NO REFUNDS

 

Click here for the Crafter's Village Application and layout map. 

 

Be sure to explore our site on options for Where to Stay during the festival!

When the weather is warm, the sun’s shining and the warm ocean breezes are fluttering, bring your lawn chairs and family, leave your hectic world behind and exercise your “license to chill” for a music filled days at the world-famous Pleasure Island Seafood, Blues and Jazz Festival.

Saturday and Sunday      October 14-15, 2017      Ft. Fisher Air Force Recreation Area

Blues Stage – Saturday, October 14th, 2017

12:00-1:20            Justin Cody Fox                                                

1:40-3:00              Gate City Divas                                                 

3:20-4:40              Randall Bramblett Band                                

5:20 – 7:00           Nick Moss Band

8:00                      Mud Morganfield Blues Band                                               

Blues Stage – Sunday, October 15th, 2017

12:00-1:20           David Russell & The Port City Blues       

1:50-3:10             Carolyn Wonderland     

4:00                     Roomful of Blues

Jazz Stage – Saturday, October 14, 2017

1:00 – 2:20          Little Zippers

2:40 – 4:00          Will McBride Group

4:20 – 5:40          ‘Funky’ LeRoy Harper, Jr                                

Jazz Stage – Sunday, October 15, 2017

1:00 – 2:20          Hot Club of Wilmington

2:40 – 4:00          Jaime Michele Jazz Connection

4:20 – 5:40          Freeport Jazz    

               

Follow the Pleasure Island Seafood Blues and Jazz Festival on Facebook for exciting updates about the band lineup, seafood vendors, and more!

 

TWENTY-FOUR years of Seafood, Blues, and Jazz at the Beach brought to you by the Pleasure Island Chamber of Commerce.

 

Now entering its 24th year, let the music performed by nationally recognized Blues and Jazz performers, coastal cuisine, natural beauty and salt air transport you into another dimension…and into a world where your cares and stresses are left behind. It’s a world where the weather is warmer, the people are friendlier, the food is tastier, and the music is "blue-sier".

Join Us in Kure Beach for Music, Food, Crafts, and More


Come for a weekend of non-stop musical talent, the Pleasure Island Seafood Blues and Jazz Festival features live jazz and blues performances on two stages. The music can’t be beat and the locally prepared seafood is simply the best in the region.

 

This two-day festival takes place along the scenic Cape Fear River at the Fort Fisher Military Recreational Area in Kure beach. Enjoy browsing at the Arts & Wine Garden, shopping for crafts, listening to music, and fine wine tasting. Children will stay entertained for hours as they enjoy magicians, face painting, educational exhibits, inflatables and much more in the Kidz Zone..

The  Pleasure Island Seafood Blues and Jazz Festival is scheduled each year on the second weekend in October.  

 

Looking for a great place to stay during the Festival? Looking for a condo or house near the Festival? Call our Platinum Sponsor Bryant Real Estate (800-994-5222). How about an oceanfront room - call The Golden Sands Motel (888-458-8334) who is a major sponsor of our event and have great accommodations and deals for you. Give them a call today.

 

If you're traveling to Pleasure Island for this festival, we invite you to search our site on Where to StayWhere to PlayWhere to Eat and explore Local Businesses to get the most out of your trip.

 

NO REFUND POLICY

ALL SALES ARE FINAL.  No refunds or exchanges.  In the event of a TOTAL FESTIVAL cancellation for which there is no rescheduled date, a refund for this ticket MAY be issued at the option of the management. 

 

SELECTED VIDEOS


'MUD' MORGANFIELD BLUES BAND    Same Thing   Saturday, October 14th 8:00 pm

 


NICK MOSS BAND    "Catch Me I'm Falling"         Saturday, October 14th 5:20 pm    


RANDALL BRAMBLETT BAND  "Used To Rule The World"   Saturday, October 14th 3:20 pm


ROOMFUL OF BLUES  "You Don't Know"      Sunday, October 15th 4:00 pm


CAROLYN WONDERLAND             Sunday, October 15th 1:50 pm