1 August - 2 September, 2018
The Durban International Blues Festival celebrates its 14th successive year and has achieved recognition as a permanent fixture on the Durban Events Calendar, an event synonymous with the City of Durban.
Celebrating a tapestry of blues artists , local, national and international, this event has also gained recognition on the global blues circuit and is considered a popular “must perform” at stage for many artists who hope to be billed the Durban International Blues Festival.
For more information about the festival call 082 747 9738
Submit an artist for the festival
The line-up for the festival
Artists & the festival Pictures
All about the festival
A tribute to the late Themi Venturas
1958 - 2017
13 festivals down and still feeling blue - September 27, 2017
The thirteenth DURBAN INTERNATIONAL BLUES FESTIVAL has come and gone and everyone is still feeling blue! Which is a go…odd thing as this event has come a long way to reach its goal of sustainability and to grow itself into the “must be at ’ festival in Durban and in so doing- is also achieving […]
Artist Accommodation – aha Riverside Hotel - August 16, 2017
The aha Riverside Hotel is the ideal beachfront accommodation in Durban for some much-needed rest and recuperation. This luxury hotel in Durban North, just outside the city center, boasts unparalleled views across a magnificent green belt, stretching from the river’s mouth, across the Indian Ocean, and towards Durban’s golden mile beachfront beyond. It also boasts the Riverside Spa – the […]
Food at the Festival - August 16, 2017
FOOD ON SITE on both nights of the festival. RENEGADE KITCHEN – is in house at THE PLANT – Renegade Kitchen embraces the mobile food trend and entertains a more spontaneous food experience. Born by Lucy Markewicz (Vanilla,Freedom Café, CakeLab) – you can expect to enjoy an amazing and affordable meal or cup of […]