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#34 Jan. 2020 Western Caribbean

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LRBC #34 WESTERN CARIBBEAN will sail Jan. 19-26, 2020 from Ft. Lauderdale to Costa Maya, Guatemala & Roatan, Honduras on Holland America’s ms Nieuw Statendam.
Taj Mahal Quartet, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Fabulous Thunderbirds, LRBC w/ Tommy Castro, Tinsley Ellis, Vanessa Collier & John Nemeth, Tab Benoit, Ruthie Foster, Ana Popovic, Victor Wainwright & The Train, California Honeydrops, John Hammond, Tommy Castro & The Painkillers, Terrance Simien & The Zydeco Experience, Larry McCray, Sugaray Rayford, Albert Cummings, Thornetta Davis, Nick Moss Band w/ Dennis Gruenling & Kate Moss, Nick Schnebelen Band, Dexter Allen, Gumbo Grits & Gravy (Anne Harris, Guy Davis, Marcella Simien), Mississippi Heat w/ Lurrie Bell, Jontavious Willis & Andrew Alli, Mitch Woods, Rev. Billy C. Wirtz, Barry Cuda, Lola & more! See full band lineup, cabin pricing & info or join waitlist now.

#35 Oct. 2020 Southern Caribbean

Open Cabin Sales start Dec. 26 @ 11am Central Time!

LRBC #35 SOUTHERN CARIBBEAN will sail Oct. 25-Nov. 1, 2020 from Ft. Lauderdale to Willemstad, Curacao; Oranjestad, Aruba & Half Moon Cay (Bahamas Private Island) on Holland America’s ms Eurodam.
Taj Mahal & Phantom Blues Band, Keb’ Mo’, Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio, Charlie Musselwhite, Ruthie Foster, Tab Benoit, Walter Trout, Tommy Castro & the Painkillers, Kenny Neal Band w/ Tyree Neal, G. Love & Special Sauce, Danielle Nicole, Shemekia Copeland, Johnny Rawls, Rev. Peyton’s Big Damn Band, Vanessa Collier, Marquise Knox, Shakura S’Aida, RUF Records Blues Caravan, Jonathon Long, Doug MacLeod, Mitch Woods, Rev. Billy C. Wirtz, Kelley Hunt, Daryl Davis, Eden Brent & many more!
Visit this link for more information, cabin assignment groups (if you prebooked) and instructions for creating an online reservations account.

#36 Jan. 2021 Eastern Caribbean

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LRBC #36 EASTERN CARIBBEAN will sail Jan. 31-Feb. 7, 2021 from Ft. Lauderdale to Tortola, St. Thomas & Turks and Caicos Islands on Holland America’s ms Nieuw Statendam.
To prebook with your fully refundable $500 per cabin deposit, visit ONLINE RESERVATIONS or call (816) 753-7979. Bands announced in March.
Visit this link for more information and instructions for creating your online reservations account.

The Best Blues Experience On The Planet!

“This concert-centered cruise is the Vacation of a Lifetime.” -Islands Magazine

“It’s amazing how people can really connect through the Blues and R&B. Every year you can set your clock by it.” -Taj Mahal, Multi-Grammy Award Winner

“The grand-daddy of music cruises.” -Yahoo.com

Reservations: (816) 753-7979 or Book Online

Latest Updates

LRBC #35 Oct. 2020 Bands Announced!

LRBC #35 Oct. 2020 Bands Announced!

Legendary Bands Announced!See THIS LINK for the lineup, cabin pricing and info on reserving your cabin! Open Cabin Dales launch Dec. 26 @ 11am CST by visiting Online Reservations or calling (816) 753-7979 at that time. https://bluescruise.com/35-oct-2020/

Save 20% on all orders @ the online Bluesin’ Bazaar!

Save 20% on all orders @ the online Bluesin’ Bazaar!

Visit the LRBC online Bluesin’ Bazaar and enter discount code BCHOL20 during checkout to save 20% sitewide!!

LRBC #33 Mexican Riviera Performance Schedule Announced!

LRBC #33 Mexican Riviera Performance Schedule Announced!

TIME LRBC #33 SCHEDULE VENUE       SAT. OCT. 26 DEPART SAN DIEGO, CA: 5P (Hometown Blues/Favorite T)   2:00P – 4:00P Taryn Donath Duo Billboard Onboard 2:30P – 3:30P Cassie Taylor of Extra On Top: How To Improve Your Smart Phone Techniques to Share on Social Media Channels Ocean Bar 4:15P Eurodam Mandatory Safety Drill Shipwide 5:00P – 6:15P Sail Away Party with […]

7 Days & Nights of Blues Heaven • 100+ Shows

Pro Jams Not Seen On Land • 5 Stages

Artist Workshops • Pro-Am Jams

Autograph Sessions • Industry Panels

Everyone Has A Backstage Pass!

“The best gig we’ve ever played!”
– Jimmy McCracklin (after 60+ years of performing)

“This blues cruise was better than Woodstock!”
– Johnny Winter, 2010

“It’s amazing, The cruises are probably the best thing that’s happened to the blues in years. It’s a shot in the arm for Blues music in general. All the musicians get together – the top blues guys from the old guard and the new.”
– Tommy Castro

“For those who never sailed; believe me, it will change your life forever!”
– Ana Popovic

“Being on the Blues Cruise is one of the best experiences of my life. I have never enjoyed staying up, losing sleep so much. I’ve never had so much fun.”
– Cyril Neville

“I was amazed and pleased by the positive interaction among fans and musicians of all races and backgrounds. This cruise easily beat any music festival experience I’ve ever had.”
– Award-winning Filmmaker Robert Mugge