A popular event year after year, the Bonita Springs Blues Festival is a local tradition steeped in an array of Blues music and philanthropic efforts. Over the past four years, the event has donated over $30,000 to local charities including the Liberty Youth Ranch, The Shelter for Abused Women and Children, Healthy Start, The Bonita Springs Assistance Office, the Immokalee Friendship House and Music for Minors. The event is organized by the Bonita Blues Charitable Foundation, which was founded to present high-quality Blues music to our community while raising funds to support local charities.
The 7th Annual Bonita Blues Festival will be held on March 8-9, 2013 at Riverside Park in Bonita Springs. For the music line up and ticket purchase information, please visit www.BonitaBlues.com.
Greg Cahill & Special Consensus will perform in a bluegrass concert on Feb. 23rd, 5PM at the Salvation Army Chapel. Cahill and group are considered one of the best bluegrass bands in the world, just back from their tour of the United Kingdom. Advance tickets are $25, with a portion of the proceeds going to the new Salvation Army Youth Center fund drive. For more info, visit www.SpecialC.com