Spend a weekend in beautiful Coeur d’Alene, Idaho taking in the fabulous Blues Festival, March 26-28th, 2010. We will be celebrating the sweet ballads of the Bayou featuring the best and most popular rhythm and blues bands in the Pacific Northwest.
Friday evening will feature The Fat Tones taking the stage for a Blues Cruise on Lake Coeur d’Alene. Enjoy spectacular scenery cruising the shores of Lake Coeur d’Alene and rockin’ to the three part harmony of this three time I.E.B.S. Best Blues Band award winner.
Saturday’s entertainment will feature four incredible bands on two stages in the Main Ballroom at the Convention Center from 7:00pm until 1:00am. Starting off the party will be local favorite, The Mumbo Blues Band followed by The Red Hot Blues Sisters. The headliner for the evening, recording artist Curtis Salgado, was the inspiration for John Belushi’s character Jake Blues, in the classic movie, The Blues Brothers. Finishing off the evening will be the high energy Randy Oxford Band featuring Randy Oxford on the trombone and providing some inspirational dance music. Local favorites Nu Jack City, will be performing at the Shore Lounge both evenings providing R&B, Soul and Motown sounds to round out the fun.
Enjoy a Gospel Brunch performance Sunday from 10:00am-12:00n with Soulful Blend and vocalist Max Daniels of Nu Jack City before heading home.
TMI Tours has fantastic weekend packages in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, including two nights accomodation and full access to all the Blues Festival performances. Contact Rhonda Sand or Linda Bruno at 1-800-975-7775 or email us at [email protected]. Airfare and car rentals can also be arranged, making your vacation to Coeur dAlene a breeze. We are your vacation specialist in the Pacific Northwest.