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Riverhead Blues Festival

Revival of blues festival draws ‘nice crowd’ to downtown Riverhead Saturday afternoon

by Sep 10, 2023
A blues festival returned to downtown Riverhead for the first time since 2012. “Blues by the River,” a six-hour show at the new town square on the riverfront featured five bands, and sold about 400 tickets, according to the event organizer.

‘Blues by the River’ ready to rock downtown Riverhead this afternoon

by Sep 9, 2023
Tickets are still available at the gate for today's 'Blues by the River' six-hour music festival in downtown Riverhead, headlined by Kerry Kearny and the Kings of Psychedelia and featuring four other bands on the main stage.

Blues festival to return to downtown Riverhead

by Aug 7, 2023
The Peconic Riverfront will be the backdrop for an outdoor blues festival for the first time in more than a decade next month when Riverhead Townscape presents “Blues by the River” Sept. 9. Tickets go on sale at midnight tonight.

Riverhead Blues Festival to make a comeback with three full weekends of music at Vail-Leavitt beginning Sept. 16

by Aug 19, 2016
The Riverhead Blues Festival is making a comeback. The festival will return as three weekends of blues — plus documentary films and talks about the...