Maia Blues Fest 2021 – Maia International Blues Festival, returns between September 17th and 19th, with the ambition to grow and assert itself as a brand of excellence, not only in the municipality of Maia but also in the Metropolitan Area of Porto.
The second edition of Maia Blues Fest was a huge success, despite the restrictions due to the pandemic situation that the country was going through and is still going through. The resilience and courage of the production team formed by the Municipality of Maia, through its Culture Division, by Trovas Soltas, as well as the audience who responded enthusiastically by filling the available places. For this third edition of the Festival, the organization maintains the profile of previous years, making known the best of national blues and, at the same time, having on stage some of the best international names.
The alignment of this new edition of Maia Blues Fest is as follows:
- September 17th
The Smokestackers (Portugal) – 18:00
José Luis Pardo & The Mojo Workers (Argentina/Spain) – 21:30
- September 18th
The Ragtime Rumors (Netherlands) – 18:00
Gisele Jackson and The Shu Shu’s (USA) – 9:30 pm
- September 19
Portuguese Pedro (Portugal) – 16:30
Tickets, free of charge, must be collected on the days of the concerts, from 3 pm onwards, a maximum of two per person, at the Forum da Maia ticket offices. Capacity limited to the outer auditorium.
The public will enter the premises in an orderly manner, guided by the room assistants, according to the order of arrival, respecting the physical safety distances and the guidelines and recommendations issued by the General Directorate of Health (DGS).