Early Bird tickets for the 2015 Vacy Blues and Roots Festival go on sale this Sunday (May 24). With a line up including Australian music royalty, DIESEL this year’s Festival to be held on October 17 is shaping up to be one of the best yet.
Held in the beautiful town of Vacy, located 31km from Maitland via Tocal and Paterson, the Vacy Blues and Roots Festival has gone from strength to strength since it’s inception in 2013. With 6 bands, a borrowed a semi-trailer, temporary marquees the assistance of some close friends & family the first festival was small, but successful.
This year organisers sifted through & approached some big names in the music Industry and were delighted to secure DIESEL as their headline performer and well as a wealth of other great local talent including;
- Ray Beadle
- Chase The Sun
- Jody Direen
- Justin Ngariki & the Dastardly Bastards
- 8 Ball Aitken
- The Bob Corbett Band
- Bad Luck Kitty
- The Bad & The Ugly
- Annie O’Dee & the Hotshots
- Plus the Winner, Runner Up & People’s Choice winner from the Farmers Hotel, Vacy “Acoustic Sessions” competition
The “ACOUSTIC SESSIONS” offers local artists an opportunity to perform on the main stage at the “Vacy Blues n Roots Festival”. This year 16 local artists will vie for 3 positions at the festival, with Recording prizes included.
EARLY BIRD TICKETS: Early Bird Tickets go on sale this Sunday (May 24) and can be purchased through BigTix.
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