Swanage Blues

Welcome to the Big Blues Parties on the South Coast!


60 Great Gigs, 40 Top Bands, 15 Indoor Venues

Festival 28 February-3 March

Buy Wristbands and Programmes here



Stan's Blues Jamboree Jam Session

“The Swanage Blues Festival brings together an amazing collection of Blues Musicians, Fans and Friends for a weekend of Jams, Open Mics and Headline Performances that will have you coming back time after time” - Paul Dubbelman, music photographer. Photo of a jam session by Paul Dubbleman.

Organiser Steve Darrington thanks:

The Musicians, Venues, Advertisers and Friends of the Festival, MKL, Apexweb, GH Print Management, Mark Bauer Photography, Swanage Information Centre and all other contributors especially Small Planet Music.



3, 4, 5, 6 October 2019

(for future dates, find the first Friday in either March or October and add the preceding Thursday)


5, 6, 7, 8 March 2020

1, 2, 3, 4 October 2020