The 16th annual Port Credit Blues and Jazz Festival presented by Tim Hortons, kicks off this weekend with an amazing lineup! I’ve put together a small sampling of past performance pictures of some of my favorites that will be there. The festival consists of a few opening gala’s, the Trinity Street Shuffle which is a streetfest on Saturday afternoon, club shows and 4 main stages in Memorial Park.
by clicking each image, you will be opening up the gallery from were the image was taken, enjoy the festival!
Paul James has a set at 10pm on Saturday night on the Enersource Stage
Chuck Jackson, a founding father of the Southside Shuffle, performs and smoozes through the festival and finishes it off with the Legendary Downchild Blues band on Sunday at 6pm.
Amazing and versatile vocalist Andria Simone performs with her band Those Guys Friday night and Sunday afternoon.
Jack de Keyser has a show at Roc’n Doc’s on Friday night, then a Saturday afternoon show in the park, Heath & Sherwood Stage.
Irene Torres & the Sugar Devils hit the same stage right after Jack de Keyser on Saturday at 7pm, Heath & Sherwood Stage, Memorial Park.
Mr. Downchild himself, Donnie Walsh finishes off the festival with Chuck on Sunday at 6pm, The Legendary Downchild Blues Band, Heath & Sherwood Stage, Memorial Park.
Al Lerman performs a solo set Saturday afternoon, then will hustle to the next stage to perform with Fathead.
The Whiskey River Blues Band will be one of many acts performing Saturday afternoon in the Trinity Street Shuffle (held on Lakeshore Road)
For all the details, schedule, location, cost etc. check out www.southsideshuffle.com