Saints Beer & Blues Fest will celebrate the best of American and homegrown Blues alongside a unique offer of craft beers and real ales, cider and wine.
The Festival at St Peter’s by the Waterfront includes a special Friday Night Blues gig presented by Grapevine Live and hosted by Stephen Foster, with Open-Mic Blues sets throughout Saturday presented by West End Music.
Open from midday to midnight, the festival will include a pop-up record shop and street food stalls. Beer&Co are also delighted to confirm that the festival will support local charity ‘Musica’.
Friday Daytime Blues
Opening: 12noon – 7.30pm
Entry fee: Charitable donations on-the-door
Line-up: Classic Blues recordings from Pop-Up-Record Shop.
A pilot series of music workshops to engage Young People in creative activities to provide positive outcomes at the Linbergh Centre, Lindberg Road, Ipswich – Jan 2015
Drum club at Great Tey MENCAP – held Jan 2015
A joint project with Musica and Out Loud Music – Multicultural Workshops to be held at Punch Studios – International House, Westgate Ward – Funded by The Community Development Foundation – Feb – Mar 2015
A series of music workshops to be held at Zoar Baptist Church, St Helens St, Ipswich – Funded by the SCC Locality Fund.
On the 11th September 2015 Ian Smith completed the Morrisons Great North Run on behalf of Musica-Workshops. This was a sponsored event and Ian was able to raise £600 to fund additional workshops.
A massive ‘thank you’ from the team at Musica’ to Ian for all his efforts and everyone that sponsored him !
The CYDS Project in Leiston is about young people having a chance to do a creative activity that they wouldn’t normally get the chance to do. The activities Musica provided involved music production, songwriting and performance.