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Blues on the Willamette 2019
September 2, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Blues on the Willamette – Labor Day Weekend 2019
August 31 – September 2, 2019
12 noon – 5 pm
Join Arcane Cellars in Salem for BLUES ON THE WILLAMETTE Labor Day weekend – three days of great wine, classic blues, artisan vendors and food. Located right on the scenic Willamette River, the festival includes a blues concert daily, artisan craft vendors, camping in the vineyard, a Sip & Paint class, and food truck service.
Here’s the music line-up:
- Saturday 8/31 Bottleneck Blues Band 1 – 4 pm
- Sunday 9/1 King Louie & Friends 1 – 4 pm
- Monday 9/2 Ty Curtis 1 – 4 pm
Big Dave’s “Sample This” Barbeque will be on-site all three days serving up their awesome food. Beer and sodas always available. https://www.facebook.com/samplethisbbq/
9/2/2019 Ty Curtis
Ty Curtis has a Blues mojo that is alive and kicking – a natural musical treat for all that stand before his stage. His offerings have a throwback Rock and Roll flair with an undeniable southern-fried ambiance. His explosion of emotion-power-packed performances captures the undivided attention of audiences with tantalizing guitar fret work and highly intellectual lyrics.
Add to the mix his exceptional vocals, and in Ty Curtis, you’ve found a classy performer that has ignited an exciting Blues career and a major Blues star in the making. “His ability to think outside the box and blend his influences from other genres of music fit perfectly amongst the assortment of true blues rock style.” – BluesRockReview.com
With 5 albums under his belt Curtis decided to co-produce his 6th album ‘Blame Me’ with the help of Austin producer and bassist Nick Jay (Ed Kowalzick, Alpha Rev & SXSW engineer). Packed with soul, blues and ripping guitar riffs, Ty’s latest effort features some of the most heart-felt, emotion-tugging vocals to come out in several years. The album received some of the best reviews of his career and was selected as #9 Top Blues Rock Albums of 2016 by Bluesrockreview.com.
View Ty’s website here: https://www.tycurtis.net/
If you’re from out of town – or just want to get away from town – plan to spend the weekend camping on our grassy field behind the winery amongst the vines. Each space is just $20 for the first night and $15 for each additional night. Learn more here.
Hours & Cost
A full tasting menu ($10 tasting fee) is available from 12 noon to 1 pm only on music Sundays and includes your cover fee for music. After 1 a $5 cover fee applies with glass pours and bottle purchases only. Cellar Club members are always free. For more information please call the winery at 503.868.7076.