The 2016 Baton Rouge Blues Festival (April 9-10, 2016) is now accepting new applicants for art, food and general vendors. Applications are being accepted through February 22, 2016. Vendors will be accepted on a first come, first serve basis and at the discretion of the Blues Fest Committee. All proceeds go to the Baton Rouge Blues Foundation, a not-for-profit charity that produces the festival.
Why should you participate?
During the past three years, the festival has become one of the nation's fastest growing blues festivals of its kind, consistently growing in attendance to more than 25,000 people ranging from ages 18 to 65.
The average Baton Rouge Blues Festival attendee...
- 55% male & 45% female
- Median income $50,000 to $74,999
- 4-6 hours a day at the festival
- 88% purchased food, merchandise or both
- Spent $80 per attendee on food, drinks and merchandise
Participating vendors will be announced via the Baton Rouge Blues Festival website, batonrougebluesfestival.org. Click the links below to read more about each vendor and submit your application. The deadline to apply is February, 22, 2016.