The purpose of the Maine Blues Festival is facilitate high-visibility performance opportunities for Maine-based blues artists, to support education programs in Maine public schools and colleges, and to adhere to the proposition that “local business is good business, and local art is good art.”

*Over 40 Maine Blues Bands

*The Maine Blues Festival is all about giving back to our Maine musicians and the Maine Community. Over the years the Maine Blues Festival has contributed thousands of dollars to local music education programs, Maine college scholarships and charitable organizations including:

  • Naples Scholarship Foundation
  • Lakes Region High School Band
  • Town of Naples (fireworks fund)
  • Maine POM Project
  • SMCC Foundation
  • Lisbon School Dept.
  •  Special Olympics, Maine

*One dozen performance venues beginning Friday evening, all day Saturday and Sunday afternoon

*Maine Blues Festival advertising range of coverage is New Hampshire, Boston and southern and central Maine

*Maine Blues Festival advertising utilizes print, radio,TV, cable, internet streaming, brochures and program guides.