June 13, 2012 (Julian)—Music lovers will want to head east to Julian this weekend for a pair of popular events, both at the Menghini Winery.
On Saturday, Robb Bower presents the annual Julian Blues Bash, ‘Key to the Highway.’ Then on Sunday, bring Dad and the whole family to the Julian Father’s Day Jam for “All American Country Music" for a day jam-packed with fun.
Saturday’s Blues Bash will feature back-to-back winners of Guitar Center’s “King of the Blues” national competitions, including 2011 winner Jonathan Long, 2010 champion Randy Scott, and 2006 finalists Gino Mateo, Brad Wilson, Lil A and the Allnighters, among others.
Admission for the Blues Bash costs $25 in advance for adults, $30 day of show; teens $5, kids under 12 free. Also enjoy a barbecue, cold adult beverages, wine tasting and good times.
Sunday’s Julian Father’s Day Country Jam runs 12-5 p.m. and will feature the McCoy Brothers, 3 Chord Justice, Cowboys & Indians, and Southbound Jonny. Cost is $15 for adults and kids are admitted free. So Cowboy up for music, dancing, a barbecue, and some tall cold ones.
All U.S. servicemen and women will receive discounts upon showing Active Duty or Retired Military ID.
Parking is free both days. Folding chairs and small umbrellas are welcome. No pets, outside food, drinks or coolers will be allowed.
Additional sponsors include the Julian Chamber of Commerce and KSON.
For advance tickets, maps and more information, see http://robb-bowerpresents.com/index.php