Event: Pittsburgh Blues Festival
Location: Hartwood Acres, 200 Hartwood Acres, Pittsburgh, PA
Date: Friday, July 20 through Sunday, July 22, 2012
Time: Gates open at 4pm on Friday, and at 1:30pm on Saturday and Sunday
Cost: Friday, admission is FREE with a bag of non-perishable grocery items to donate to the food bank. Kids under 12 are free all weekend. See below for additional pricing information.
Description: The Pittsburgh Blues Festival, is the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank’s largest fundraising event, and features a full line-up of national and local blues music, food & merchandise vendors, and a KidZone with arts & crafts, blues for kids, games and healthy snacks.
You can get a weekend pass for $50, which covers your admission for and entire WEEKEND of music (remember, Friday is free with your grocery donation). Otherwise, it’s $25 in advance/$30 at the gate on Saturday or Sunday. Student & Military tickets are $30 on Saturday, or $17 on Sunday. Discounted tickets to the Pittsburgh Blues Festival are also available through WPXI’s Just Pay Half program!