We will have 25 – 20 amp campsites at the fairgrounds [ water accessible ] at $75 for three nights [ Thursday, Friday + Saturday]. The  Country House  has 20 – 30 amp sites with water hookups at $100 for 3 nights. There will also be 3 sites with 50 amp service at $125 for the weekend (larger campers, RVs, and Buses only). Setup may begin at Noon on Thursday.  All site bookings and reservations including the Country House must be done through the Northwoods Blues Festival.

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For additional lodging options – please to go our Sponsors page

Online advance ticket sales are no longer available. After advance ticket sales close, tickets will be available only at the gate beginning at noon on Friday June 26, 2015 and Saturday June 27, 2015. The gates will open at noon and the first band starts at 2pm each day. Tickets are also available at our four ticket outlets.

Ticket Information

To make this festival a success, we need responsible, committed, hard working volunteers to help. Volunteer a minimum of 4 hours of your time and your admission to the festival is free.


Video from 2014 Northwoods Blues Festival Performers


  • Howard "Guitar" Luedtke and Blue Max
    Howard “Guitar” Luedtke & Blue Max
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    Tweed Funk
  • Becky Barksdale
    Becky Barksdale
  • Eric Gales
    Eric Gales
  • Devon Allman
    Devon Allman
  • Mark Cameron Band
    Mark Cameron
    Jimmi & the Band of Souls
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    Moondog Medicine Show
  • The Jimmys
    The Jimmys
  • Marcia Ball
    Marcia Ball
  • 2015 SIDE STAGE

  • Doug and HH at RTM 2014
    Doug Otto & Hurricane Harold
  • BraveCowboy Screen Size (1)
    Brave Cowboy
  • Tom_D
    Tom Draughon
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    The Phil Kitze Acoustic Band

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    Kickoff Party at The Shed
  • BlogPhoto
    NBF Listed as One of the Top 5 Best New Blues Festivals!
  • Northwoods Blues Festival Food
    2015 Northwoods Blues Festival Food Selection
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    2015 Northwoods Blues Festival Video – Tom Daniel
  • 2015 Northwoods Blues Festival Schedule of Events

    Friday June 26

    • 2:00pm – Howard “Guitar” Luedtke and Blue Max
    • 4:00pm – Tweed Funk
    • 6:00pm – Becky Barksdale
    • 8:00pm – Eric Gales
    • 10:00pm – Devon Allman

    Side Stage:

    • 3:30pm + 5:30pm – Doug Otto & Hurricane Harold
    • 7:30pm + 9:30pm – Brave Cowboy

    Saturday June 27

    • 2:00pm – Mark Cameron
    • 4:00pm – Jimmi and the Band of Souls
    • 6:00pm – Moondog Medicine Show
    • 8:00pm – The Jimmys
    • 10:00pm – Marcia Ball

    Side Stage:

    • 3:30pm + 5:30pm – Tom Draughon
    • 7:30pm + 9:30pm – The Phil Kitze Acoustic Band