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We at the NCFOB are very pleased to announce our 26th Annual Blues n' BBQ Festival !

Advance tickets online $35 and tickets are also available at:

THE MUSEUM CAFE:

10466 West Yulee Drive, Homosassa (352) 628-9411

Chamber of Commerce:  

915 North Suncoast Blvd ,Crystal River (352) 795-3149

Oysters Restaurant:

606 SE Highway 19, Crystal River (352) 795-2633 

Tickets at the door are $35

Event Times 11:30 - 5:30

 

Gates Open at 10:30

 
2022 26th Annual Blues 'n' Bar-B-Que: Cool Corporate Cats
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Boe Cat and the Cool Corporate Cats 

November 5th

12:00 Noon

2022 26th Annual Blues 'n' Bar-B-Que:  Lauren Mitchell
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Hear the sounds of the Lauren Mitchell Band

 

NOVEMBER 5th

2:00 PM 

2022 26th Annual Blues 'n' Bar-B-Que:  21 Blue
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21 Blue returns to the NCFOB Blues n' BBQ Festival!

NOVEMBER 5th

4:00 PM

WHAT NCFOB DOES

The Nature Coast Friends of Blues, Inc., as a 501 (c) 3 non-profit charity, will protect the integrity of the annual Blues‘N' Bar-B-Que, we will give back to the community by annually naming a beneficiary of the Blues’N' Bar-B-Que, and we will preserve and emphasize the rich history of the Blues through other live music events, educational endeavors and museum exhibits at the Museum Cafe.  WWW.NCFOB.COM

WHO WE ARE

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The Nature Coast Friends of Blues, Inc. formed in 2007 after Jim Anderson, owner of the Olde Mill House Gallery and Printing Museum and event organizer of the Blues‘N' Bar-B-Que called it quits. 

 

First-time attendee Susan Mitchell saw the need to keep this event alive so, after a few phone calls Jim set up an impromptu Saturday blues jam session in the Garden behind the Museum Café. By that afternoon, a group of volunteers signed up to help get the association off the ground. Local attorney, John Clardy helped us get our non-profit corporation status. 

 

Our success allowed us to donate to various beneficiaries. Read more.....