The Marysville Jazz & Blues Weekend proudly announces that this year's "headline act" is Australian music legend and 2016 ARIA award winner Russell Morris. The "real thing" will open the weekend with a special blockbuster performance on Friday night, 20th October 2017.
The Marysville Jazz & Blues Weekend is a contemporary and traditional jazz and blues festival set in the idyllic and picturesque township of Marysville and surrounds. Now in its 3rd year, it keeps getting bigger and better and will be held from Friday 20 - Sunday 22 October 2017.
A massive line up of more than 30 fabulous performers including Geoff Achison & The Soul Diggers, acoustic guitarist extraordinaire Lloyd Spiegel, Bo Jenkins, Justin Yapp, Mama Alto and many more will all descend on Marysville for a wonderful weekend of jazz and blues.
There will even be a traditional 'New Orleans' style street parade at midday on Saturday 21st October.
This year, a three day pass which includes the Russell Morris Concert on Friday night plus 2 full days of Jazz & Blues is just $125.00. Individual day tickets are available for $50.
Located only 90 minutes drive from Melbourne in the picturesque Yarra Valley, Marysville and surrounds is an ideal destination for enjoying a weekend of Jazz and Blues.
Marysville is known for its beautiful changing seasons – from cool streaming rivers in summer to an array colourful leaves in autumn, with snow covered trees in winter and dappled greens in spring. Marysville has everything to make a visit a memorable experience.
Come along for the Jazz and Blues weekend and enjoy the great food and wine and everything that Marysville has to offer.