2016 Artist Applications Now Open
.A big thank you to all who submitted artist applications in 2015. To those who were not successful please do not feel disheartened. While we get hundreds of applications every year it is our ultimate aim to give an opportunity to as many bands each year as possible.
IMPORTANT: applications for this years festival will close Wednesday 31st August. Due to the high volume of applications received each year only successful applicants will be notified. REGISTER NOW
2016 Busking Competition
Applications Open 1st December 2015After the hugely successful inaugural 2015 busking competition the 2016 buskers competition will now run over two massive days. As in 2015 the winner will receive an opportunity to play and be part of the 2016 festival program.
Further details coming soon...!
2016 FESTIVAL DATES ANNOUNCED
The Sydney Blues and Roots Festival, now into it’s eighth year and widely acknowledged as one of the premier blues and roots festivals in N.S.W. will this year take place on the weekend of 27th, 28th, 29th and 30th October 2016.
Once again The Sydney Blues and Roots Festival promoters have decided, with the exception of the dinner / shows and blues cruises, to ” throw the doors open” and make the festival FREE …… Yes, that’s right, FREE !!
A massive thanks to ‘Hawkesbury City Council” the festivals Naming Rights sponsor and our many valued sponsors for their continued and ongoing support in 2015. Additionally our thanks go out to the festivals participating venue partners, Windsor Function Centre, Macquarie Arms Hotel, Fitzroy Hotel, Hawkesbury Hotel, Clarendon Hotel, The Sebel Resort and Spa, The Hawkesbury Paddlewheeler, Trentino’s Restaurant, Simons Cafe and The Hawkesbury Agricultural Society.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING TICKETED EVENTS
With the dinner shows and blues cruises booking out in 2015 we strongly suggest that you book your tickets early in 2016.
UPCOMING ANNOUNCEMENTS COMING SOON!!!
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A COMPLETE 2016
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