READING BLUES FEST COVID STATEMENT
Berks Arts is following all federal, state, and local guidelines.

At this time, vaccines are not required, but are strongly encouraged.
Additionally, face masks are welcomed and encouraged for all guests.

READING BLUES FEST TICKET OPTIONS
Fest is offering four ticket levels:
1. VIP ALL-INCLUSIVE WEEKEND PACKAGE FOR 2 (Limited Availability/Online Orders Only Through Berks Arts)
2. VIP ALL-INCLUSIVE WEEKEND PACKAGE FOR 1 (Limited Availability/Online Orders Only Through Berks Arts)
3. VIP ALL-EVENT WEEKEND TICKET PACKAGE (Available at Box Office and TICKETMASTER)
    Tickets are on sale NOW for the three VIP Weekend Packages.
4. INDIVIDUAL CONCERT TICKETS (Available at Box Office and online through TICKETMASTER)
   Tickets for all individual fest concerts go on sale Friday, July 30, at 10:00 a.m.
CLICK HERE FOR COMPLETE TICKET INFORMATION

Wednesday, November 10 / 8:00 p.m.
Special Reading Blues Fest Preview Concert
BUDDY GUY
with special guest
ALLY VENABLE
Santander Performing Arts Center
1
36 North 6th Street, Reading, Pa.
TICKETS / INFO

Thursday, November 18 / 7:30 p.m.
Special CD Release Party & Concert
BUSKER INCOGNITO: THE SHOW
featuring
Mike Anderson, Chris Crandle, Rob Diener, Chris Heslop, Marty Hill, Jerry Laboranti, Amy Lewis, Dave Lewis, John Loos, Chuck Steinle, Melissa Tomaszewski, Mitch Wolfe
Radisson Reading Hotel (Ballroom)
Tickets: $15 in advance or at door
plus opening act JOHN KING
CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS

Friday, November 19 / 11:30 a.m.
Blues Fest Kickoff Lunch
THE BLUESMASTERS
featuring BENNIE SIMS, CLIFF STARKEY, ERICH CAWALLA
Peanut Bar Restaurant

For reservations, call 610-376-8500

Friday, November 19 / 5:00 p.m.
Welcome Party
DAVE KEYES (Solo)
Cheers American Bistro @ DoubleTree
Tickets: FREE

Friday, November 19 / 7:30 p.m.
Opening Night Celebration
MR. SIPP
plus CLARENCE SPADY & THE ELECTRIC CITY BAND
Doubletree Grand Ballroom
Tickets: $49

Friday, November 19 / 10:00 p.m.
Blues After Party
DAVE KEYES TRIO
Cheers American Bistro @ DoubleTree
Tickets: FREE

Saturday, November 20 / 10:00 a.m.
Waking Up to the Blues
BOBBY KYLE & THE ADMINISTERS
Penske Amphitheater @ DoubleTree
Tickets: Free

Saturday, November 20 / 11:30 a.m.
Blues Lunch
NORMAN TAYLOR
Cheers American Bistro @ DoubleTree
Tickets: Free

Saturday, November 20 / 1:00 p.m.
VICTOR WAINWRIGHT & THE TRAIN
plus DAVY KNOWLES **
Doubletree Grand Ballroom
Tickets: $49
** Davy Knowles replaces Dawn Tyler Watson who cancelled fest appearance due to COVID-related travel and visa issues with the Canadian government.

Saturday, November 20 / 4:30 p.m.
Blues Dinner
NORMAN TAYLOR
Cheers American Bistro @ DoubleTree
Tickets: Free

Saturday, November 20 / 5:30 p.m.
Blues Evensong
DAVE CULLEN
Christ Church Episcopal, 435 Court Street, Reading
Tickets: Free

Saturday, November 20 / 6:00 p.m.
Blues Dinner
DAVE MELL BLUES BAND

Peanut Bar Restaurant
For reservations, call 610-376-8500

Saturday, November 20 / 7:30 p.m.
ANA POPOVIC
plus SLAM ALLEN
DoubleTree Grand Ballroom
Tickets: $49

Saturday, November 20 / 10:00 p.m.
Blues After Party
DEB CALLAHAN BAND
Cheers American Bistro @ DoubleTree
Tickets: Free

Sunday, November 21 / 9:00 a.m.
Surviving the Pandemic
CONVERSATION WITH THE ARTISTS
hosted by MICHAEL CLOEREN
Penske Amphitheater @ DoubleTree
Tickets: FREE

Sunday, November 21
Sunday Blues Brunch
(Doors/buffet 10:00 a.m.: show starts at 11:15 a.m.)
MIKE ZITO
plus KING SOLOMON HICKS
DoubleTree Grand Ballroom
Tickets: $49 (includes brunch)