Since 2011, London Bluesfest has brought the best in blues, jazz, R&B and soul to the O2 Arena in the UK. Some famous faces who have graced the arena stage in the past include Van Morrison, Bobby Womack, Elvis Costello, Dave Matthews Band and Maxwell. This year’s highlight artist will be Steely Dan.
Read on for all the London Bluesfest 2017 details.
London Bluesfest Date & Location
London Bluesfest is a three-day event that will take place from Friday, October 27 through Sunday, October 29, 2017 at The O2 Arena in London, United Kingdom.
London Bluesfest Lineup
Steely Dan & The Doobie Brothers will be headlining the festival this year.
London Bluesfest Tickets
London Bluesfest tickets range from around $60 in the upper level of the auditorium to $160 for floor seats. Tickets are sold by the day.
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Getting to London Bluesfest
Tube – The closest tube station is North Greenwich on the Jubilee Line in Zones 2 and 3. Plan your trip from anywhere in London.
Train – The Jubilee line will take you directly to the arena. Check routes on the official site.
Where to Stay for London Bluesfest
The Intercontinental London at The O2 is the official hotel for the event. The Radisson Blu Edwardian New Providence Wharf is a nearby alternative. Or stay at this one-bedroom London apartment in a high rise just down the road for half the price.
London BluesFest Pro Tip:
As far as blues music goes, London has a lot to offer. To find out more about London blues venues, festivals, musicians and the history of British Blues visit the UK Blues Federation’s website.