Blues by the Sea
Spend an unforgettable evening by the sea enjoying live blues lyrics from an array of prominent musicians at Kiawah. Annual Blues by the Sea is a wonderful open-air free blues festival held south of Charleston on beautiful Kiawah Island. Located 45 minutes southeast of Charleston, Kiawah is a popular vacation destination and a true coastal treasure with world-class golf, pristine beaches, and luxury resorts. And each year it also becomes the center of blues music with some of today's finest artists performing. Among the former artists that participated in the festival are: Chick Willis, Shrimp City Slim, Guitar Shorty, Eddie Kirkland, James Cotton, Shelly Waters, Skeeter Brandon, Beverly Guitar Watkins, Drink Small, Billy Boy Arnold, and others. Make sure you fetch your lawn chair or blanket to enjoy the music with maximum comfort. Food and beverages are available for sale. Treat yourself to a weekend of great music at Kiawah.