Saint Benedict the Moor Blues Fest 2018

Friday – Saturday, October 19 – 20, 2018 at St. Benedict the Moor Church

The Blues Fest at St. Benedict the Moor Catholic Church is all about great blues performances and great BBQ.

86 M L King Ave, St. Augustine, FL, 32084
(904) 228-0051
  • St. Benedict the Moor Church in St. Augustine hosts its annual Blues Fest on Friday and Saturday, October 19 and 20, 2018. The festival features some of the best blues performances and best BBQ food in St. Augustine. The musical line-up includes the Duffy Bishop Band, the Gene Johnson Road Blues Band, and JW Gilmore & The Blues Authority, just to name a few.  

    Great food will be served each day -- beef brisket burgers, gumbo, pulled pork, BBQ ribs, and lots of side dishes. There will be plenty of beer and other beverages. Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs.

    All proceeds from the Blues Fest benefit the renovation of the St. Benedict the Moor Catholic Church.

    Admission: $5 per person, which includes parking.

    When: Friday, October 19, 2018, from 4:00 to 10:00 p.m.; Saturday, October 20, 2018, from noon to 10:00 p.m.

    Where: St. Benedict the Moor Catholic Church is located at 86 M. L. King Ave. in St. Augustine, FL 32084.

  • Schedule of Events

    Date & TimePerformance
    Friday, October 19, 2018
    4:00 p.m.Gene Johnson Road Blues Band
    6:00 p.m.Nighthawks
    8:00 p.m.Str8 Up
    Saturday, October 20, 2018
    12:00 p.m.Parish Singers with Alexandra Richman Soltow
    12:30 p.m.The Warehouse Boys (Willie Dixon)
    2:00 p.m.John Allison Band
    4:00 p.m.Tony Martin Band
    6:00 p.m.JW Gilmore & The Blues Authority
    8:00 p.m.Duffy Bishop Band

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