POVERTY BAY BLUES & BREWS FESTIVAL AUG 24th
Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Festival Rocks Des Moines August 24. The annual event brings top blues bands and microbrews to Des Moines Beach Park,Des Moines, WA . Four of the Northwest's top blues bands will play at the 4th Annual Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Festival on the shores of Puget Sound.
The event features tastings from 11 local microbreweries, plus hard cider and wine.
The festival benefits Highline Music4Life, which provides musical instruments to low-income students in Highline Public Schools. The event is organized by the Rotary Club of Des Moines.
The Stacy Jones Band returns to the festival for the thirs time. The musical line-up also includes Portland-based vocalist/bassist Lisa Mann, the Coyote Kings with Mush Morgan from Walla Walla, and the Randy Oxford Band.
Beer, wine, and hard cider will be available for purchase by the glass in addition to tastings. To compliment your beverage, Rotarians will be grilling up bratwurst and B&E's famous tri tip.
"Great music, food, and drink with a view of the sunset over the water! What better way to spend an afternoon?" said festival co-chair Lisa Meinecke. "Plus you are supporting music education in our local schools."
The festival runs noon until 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 24 at the Des Moines Beach Park. Tickets are available at www.dmrotary.org, Airways Brewing Company, 99 Bottles, and B&E Meats. Admission is $25 in advance, $30 at the gate. Six tasting tokens included with the price of admission.
Free parking is available on-site. You must be 21 years old to attend.
For info go to:http://dmrotary.org/poverty-bay-blues-brews-fest/
Tickets for the Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Fest can be purchased at Airways Brewing Company, 99 Bottles, B&E Meats, online, and through Rotary Club of Des Moines via Brown paper tickets here: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/393980
12:30 pm to 2:00 pm Lisa Mann
2:30 pm to 4:00 pm Stacy Jones Band
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm Coyote Kings with Mush Morgan
6:30 pm to 8:00 pm The Randy Oxford Band
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