Doors Open: 5:00PM
| Show Starts: 6:00PM
| All Ages / Licensed
Featuring: The Legendary Downchild Blues Band, The Legendary Powder Blues, Fathead, Blackburn, Cecile Doo-Kingue, Last Waltz - The Music of the Band, Soulsville - The Music of STAX, Andria Simone, Community Soul Project
Event type: All Ages / Licensed
The Tim Hortons Southside Shuffle Annual Blues and BBQ Festival, in its 18th year, is a 3 day outdoor music festival held in Port Credit September 9th to 11th featuring over 140 new and established Canadian and International Blues musicians and attracts over 70,000 people. The Festival kicks off Thursday night with the Beggars Blues Banquet at the Port Credit Legion featuring a southern style buffet and hosted by The Hogtown Allstars. Port Credit’s Memorial Park is the centerpiece of the festival each year and includes four mainstages of non-stop entertainment. The entire park is licenced allowing festival goers to enjoy beer and wine as they shuffle through the festival grounds. Lakeshore Road in the Village is closed to traffic for Saturday afternoon’s FREE Rabba Street Shuffle featuring over 20 bands performing on steps, patios and sidewalks. New this year, the Fonia Mobile Free Zone features the Investors Group First Nations Stage and The Enersource Fresh Baked Blues stage featuring the artists on the Toronto Blues Society's new Fresh Baked Blues CD. Vendor Village wraps around the park and features a variety of arts and crafts, clothing and jewellery presented by local artisans and the newly expanded Southside Food Court now includes Ribbers as well as a wide variety of food choices to satisfy everyone’s taste. The paid admission area of the park features non-stop entertainment on two stages. The Mississippi/Dawg FM stage and the Heath and Sherwood Sab Memorial Stage. Mill Street Beer Gardens and the Bourbon Street VIP tents. Visit www.southsideshuffle.ca for all Festival events and schedules.
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Cutoff is Thursday, September 8, 2016 5:59 pm EST unless it sells out earlier.