Blues on the Rideau - Westport ON

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Location: 613-273-3636
2 Bedford St. Westport ON K0G 1X0

A Dinner & Show Fundraiser Series in support of local charities once a month from October to May featuring some of North America's best Blues bands

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BOTR: Jack de Keyzer

Fri, 20 Jan 2023 - Sat, 21 Jan

Time: 7:00PM - 11:00pm

Cost: $100 dinner+show

Jan 20 or 21, tickets to Blues on the Rideau get you dinner & show. Call 1-613-273-3636 to ensure they've not sold out! Proceeds from tonight go to St. Edwards & Rideau Vista Elementary Schools. A 2x Juno Award, 7x Maple Blues Award winner with 45+ years of experience playing Blues, Rock, Soul, R&B and Jazz, Jack is an incredible guitarist and singer/songwriter with a veteran, polished 4 piece band behind him - bass, drums, sax and keyboards. 

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The Cove Country Inn

2 Bedford St. , Westport , ON
K0G 1X0
613-273-3636

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BOTR: Lloyd Spiegel & Suzie Vinnick

Fri, 17 Feb 2023 - Fri, 17 Feb

Time: 7:00PM - 11:00pm

Cost: $100 dinner+show

Tickets to Blues on the Rideau get you dinner & show. Call 1-613-273-3636 to ensure they've not sold out! Proceeds from tonight go to the Friends of Foley Mountain. Born in Melbourne, Australia, Lloyd started performing at age 10 and has developed into a brilliant singer/songwriter/guitarist and consummate performer who performs all over the world. He's a perennial winner at the Australian Blues Awards, witih a stunning 34 wins since 2004 in the categories of Best Artist, Song, Band, Album and Producer. Suzie is one of Canada’s best known Blues/Roots artists and she’s no stranger to BOTR,having performed here multiple times with Rick Fines. Her voice has been described as a mix of “spun gold and honey” and she’s a tremendously gifted guitarist and bassist.

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613-273-3636

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The Cove Country Inn

2 Bedford St. , Westport , ON
K0G 1X0
613-273-3636

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BOTR: David Gogo

Fri, 24 Mar 2023 - Fri, 24 Mar

Time: 7:00PM - 11:00pm

Cost: $100 dinner+show

Tickets to Blues on the Rideau get you dinner & show. Call 1-613-273-3636 to ensure they've not sold out! Proceeds from tonight go to the Rideau Waterway Land Trust. They had to postpone 3 years due to COVID, but he is finally here! If you love dynamite electric Blues Rock (although he plays acoustic guitar just as well) then this is one show you don’t want to miss. David's combination of rugged vocals and virtuosic guitar, along with his entertaining style of showmanship, will grab you with the first song and hold you for the entire show.

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Blues on the Rideau

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613-273-3636

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The Cove Country Inn

2 Bedford St. , Westport , ON
K0G 1X0
613-273-3636

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BOTR: Mike Goudreau & the Boppin' Blues Band

Fri, 05 May 2023 - Fri, 05 May

Time: 7:00PM - 11:00pm

Cost: $100 dinner+show

Tickets to Blues on the Rideau get you dinner & show. Call 1-613-273-3636 to ensure they've not sold out! Proceeds from tonight go to  Westport in Bloom. Mike is a great guitarist and singer/songwriter as well as a talented Producer and Arranger and his dynamite 6 piece band includes a 3 piece horn section. Their unique boppin’, swing style of Jump Blues delivered with Quebec joie de vivre is guaranteed to have everyone up and dancing.

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Blues on the Rideau

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613-273-3636

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The Cove Country Inn

2 Bedford St. , Westport , ON
K0G 1X0
613-273-3636

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BOTR: Harrison Kennedy

Fri, 14 Apr 2023 - Fri, 14 Apr

Time: 7:00PM - 11:00pm

Cost: $100 dinner+show

Tickets to Blues on the Rideau get you dinner & show. Call 1-613-273-3636 to ensure they've not sold out! Proceeds from tonight go to the Kick In For Kids, Rideau District High School. At age 80 Harrison truly is a member of Canada’s Blues royalty. He does it all with his amazing voice - Roots, Blues, Soul and R&B. Born and raised in “The Hammer” Harrison started his career with a bang in the early ‘70s when he joined the famous Motown band Chairmen Of The Board. He travelled the world with them performing on shows like Soul Train, American Bandstand and England’s Top Of The Pops. When COTB ended Harrison returned to Hamilton where he basically dropped out of the music business for 30 years before re-emerging in 2003 with a great album called “Sweet Taste”. Since then he’s released 8 more.

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Blues on the Rideau

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613-273-3636

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The Cove Country Inn

2 Bedford St. , Westport , ON
K0G 1X0
613-273-3636

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BOTR: Blackburn Brothers

Fri, 02 Jun 2023 - Fri, 02 Jun

Time: 7:00PM - 11:00pm

Cost: $100 dinner+show

Tickets to Blues on the Rideau get you dinner & show. Call 1-613-273-3636 to ensure they've not sold out! Proceeds from tonight go to the Rideau District Museum. At age 80 Harrison truly is a member of Canada’s Blues royalty. Blackburn consists of brothers Brooke on guitar & vocals, Duane on keyboards & lead vocals, Cory on drums, and friends Andrew Stewart on bass and Neil Braithwaite on sax. (4th brother Robert also collaborates on writing their songs). They come by their unique blend of Blues, Soul, Funk and R&B honestly. Their ancestors came to Canada via the Underground Railroad in the 1800’s bringing their rich heritage of African American music with them. And their father – Bobby Dean Blackburn – was a mainstay keyboardist on the vibrant Toronto R&B scene for decades.

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Blues on the Rideau

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613-273-3636

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The Cove Country Inn

2 Bedford St. , Westport , ON
K0G 1X0
613-273-3636

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