Annual summer blues festival early-bird tickets still available

Early bird tickets for the Summertime Blues Festival are available until the end of the month.

The special price of $75 for a three-day pass or $40 for a single day ends June 30. After that, cost is $106 and $44, respectively.

The blues festival is set for Aug. 26-28 at Maffeo Sutton Park. Included in the lineup so far are Downchild Blues Band, Jim Byrnes, Duke Robillard and Nanaimo’s own David Gogo.

For tickets, or for more information, please visit www.nanaimobluesfestival.com/festival.htm.