The 7th annual Big Blues Bender will take place September 9 - 12, 2021 at a new location, the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino.
The Big Blues Bender has become a festival favorite among Blues fans and artists alike. The Big Blues Bender is four days and nights of exceptional music and a bucket-list events for all, featuring the most talented and sought after Blues artists touring today, all under one roof. Join blues greats for multiple nights of blues boogeying, shuffling, and sing-alongs.
"Four days and nights of music and accommodations at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino, with everything, an elevator ride away!"
Everything is either a five-minute walk or an elevator ride away! No high temperatures, uncomfortable tenting, or long walks to far away stages. The Bender support team will be at hand around the clock to keep your festival experience going as smoothly, rewarding, and memorable as possible.
Location: Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino
3000 Paradise Road Las Vegas, NV 89109
Dates: Thursday, September 9 – Sunday, September 12, 2021
Timetable: Music will start around 5:00 pm PST on Thursday, September 9, 2021.
Music will end around 2:00 am PST on Monday.
Check out is at 11 am on Monday, September 13, 2021.
Majority of artists from the 2020 lineup have agreed to perform in 2021
All existing 2020 Big Blues Bender reservations will be converted to 2021 reservations. If you intend to join us in 2021, no further action is necessary.
For those unable to commit to the 2021 dates, there is a temporary exception to the no refunds policy. Anyone with a 2020 Big Blues Bender Reservation who wishes to cancel their reservation may do so between now and July 21, 2020. Please contact event organizers for more information.
The Big Blues Bender is a 21+ event.
Hotel check-in is 3:00 pm on Thursday, September 9, 2021. Check out is 11:00 am on Monday, September 13, 2021.
There are no single day tickets for the 2021 Big Blues Bender.
Once booked, there are NO REFUNDS, NO Cancellations, and NO Credits under any circumstances on any orders.
Smoking marijuana is prohibited in or around the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino.
Wristbands MUST be worn at ALL TIMES. You are not allowed to remove, stretch or tamper with your wristband in any way.
Sharing of wristbands is NOT allowed.
The Big Blues Bender schedule will be released in August closer to the event.
Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino offers a Las Vegas Monorail stop for easy access to the rest of the excitement on the Las Vegas Strip.
Taxi Fare from McCarran Airport to Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino is $27
Parking at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino is FREE.
The Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino is a pet-friendly Las Vegas Hotel.
Bus Route 108 will take you to Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino
McCarran International Airport is located about 12 minutes (4.2 miles) from the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino.
Big Blues Bender 2021 Schedule will be released mid summer, within a month of the event.
Note: 98% of artists from the 2020 lineup have agreed to perform in 2021
North Mississippi Allstars
Victor Wainwright and The Train
One for the Kings
Mike Zito and his Big Blues Band
Jon Cleary & The Absolute Monster Gentlemen
Albert Castiglia Band
Bender Brass Band
Mike Zito and Friends: A Tribute to Chuck Berry
JP Soars and The Red Hots
JP Soars' Gypsy Blue Revue feat. Anne Harris & Jason Ricci
Monster Mike Welch
Dwayne Dopsie and The Zydeco Hellraisers
Jerron "Blind Boy" Paxton
Catfish John "Grateful Blues" feat. Albert Castiglia
Sunday Gospel feat. Sugaray Rayford and Friends
From: Southern California
Head North on Interstate 15. Exit Sahara Avenue Eastbound. Continue East on Sahara past Las Vegas Boulevard, turn right at Paradise Road and continue to Resort.
From: McCarran International Airport (Distance: 3.5 Miles)
Head southeast on Kitty Hawk Way, then take a slight left onto Wayne Newton Boulevard. Continue straight on Swenson Street. Turn left at East Harmon Avenue. Turn right at Paradise Road and continue to Resort.
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