A Stellar Lineup at RBC Bluesfest in Ottawa

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Indie rockers The Killers, photo by Danny Wilson
The Killers, photo by Danny Wilson

By Lori Bosworth

If you can get yourself to Ottawa this summer, you may want to consider getting tickets for the 20th anniversary of RBC Bluesfest taking place July 3 to 13, 2014 in the nation’s capital. For $249, you get a 10-day pass to see an incredible line-up of blues, rock and country artists.

Indie rockers The Killers, photo by Danny Wilson
The Killers, photo by Danny Wilson

Confirmed acts for RBC Bluesfest include:

Lady Gaga; The Killers; Blake Shelton;  Queens of the Stone Age; Lady Antebellum; Journey; Snoop Dogg; The Band Perry; R.L. Grime; Tegan and Sara; AWOLNATION; Barenaked Ladies; Third Eye Blind; Gary Clark Jr.; Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue; Blondie; Childish Gambino; Foreigner; John Mayall; STYX; Darius Rucker; Sly & Robbie; Drive By Truckers; Dr. Hook feat. Ray Sawyer; Cypress Hill; Collective Soul; Moist; Adventure Club; Procol Harum with the NAC Symphony Orchestra; The Mavericks; Sam Roberts Band; Lucius; Tokyo Police Club; Royal Canoe; Ryan Hemsworth; Action Bronson; Bombino; USS; BADBADNOTGOOD; Dave Mason’s Traffic Jam,; Elvin Bishop; Don Felder; The Iguanas; and many more.

The RBC Bluesfest takes place at LeBreton Flats Park, which offers a wide variety of food and merchandise concessions and is fully licensed.

Tickets are currently on-sale to the general public at Front Gate Tickets. Day passes $45-$60; Adult Festival Wristband $249; Youth Festival Wristband $199; Pick-3-Dates and Pick-5-Dates Wristband prices vary.