Choose The Blues Productions has produced the following events in the past. Use this for now and we can work on adding some photos, summaries later.
BLUES AT THE GLEN/KNOWLTON'S GOT THE BLUES July 1993
A Blues Festival held at Mont Glen Ski Area and after hours in the bars of Knowlton in the Eastern Townships of Quebec southeast of Montreal. Featured Dutch Mason & The Drew Nelson Band, Vann "Piano Man" Walls, Stephen Barry Band, Jackson Delta, Ray Bonneville, The Boppin' Blues Band, Harmonica Zeke, Michael Jerome Browne and more...
THE CANADIAN BLUES SUMMIT at MONT TREMBLANT July 1994
The first ever Blues festival held at this prestigious 4 season resort in Quebec's Laurentian Mountains, north of Montreal. Featured Magic Slim & The Teardrops, Dutch Mason & The Drew Nelson Band, Ray Bonneville, Steven Barry Band, Morgan Davis Band, Paul James Band, Jackson Delta, The Boppin' Blues Band, Andrea & The Fun Guys, Mose Scarlett, Harmonica Zeke, Penny Lang, Alan Gerber and more.... This event morphed into the annual Festival Internationale du Blues held every July since that date at Tremblant and has become its largest, most successful summer event.
THE SMITHS FALLS BLUES FESTIVAL July 2005
The first and only (unfortunately) Blues Festival held in this historic town on the famous Rideau Canal Waterway near Ottawa. Two outdoor stages with after hours blues in the town. Featured Mel Brown & The Homewreckers, Downchild, Jack de Keyzer, Curley Bridges & The Chris Whiteley Band, Paul James Band, Rick Fines Trio, Suzie Vinnick & Roly Platt, Paul Reddick & Teddy Leonard, The Bebop Cowboys, Julian Fauth & Wayne Charles, Roxanne Potvin.
BLUES AT THE BREWPUB November 29, 2008
A Dinner & Show fundraiser for CHEO (Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario) with the David Rotundo Band at O'Meara's Brew Pub in the historic town of Navan, near Ottawa.
SUMMER BLUES ON THE RIDEAU August 14, 2009 A Dinner & Show Fundraiser for the Smiths Falls Food Bank held on the outdoor patio of Angelo's Restaurant beside the beautiful Rideau Canal Waterway in Smiths Falls, Ontario
BLUES DOWN ON THE FARM May/June 2010
Dinner & Show Fundraisers held under a large outdoor tent on the grounds of a 150 year old farm - Stanley's Olde Maple Lane Farm in Edwards, Ontario near Ottawa. Featured Fathead from Toronto on May 20 and Roxanne Potvin Band on June 17th.
ACOUSTIC BLUE SUNDAYS
at THE MILL TAVERN Manotick Ontario June/July 2011