The City of Martinez and the Martinez Waterfront Amphitheater
welcome you to the Blues by the Bay Festival featuring a full day
of musical performances on two stages and a roving marching
band that is sure to get you up on your feet and partying with
friends both old and new.
Gates open at 12:00PM (Noon). In addition to the featured musical performances, there
will be live music performances on a second stage and an arts and crafts fair with
wonderful handmade items for purchase.
The last performance is scheduled to end at 9:00 p.m. The park grounds will close at
that time. There is no overnight camping allowed at the Martinez Marina.
General Admission tickets do not have assigned seats. Seating is on a first come, first
served basis. Disabled guests will need to identify themselves upon entry to be accommodated.
Guests may also call us directly at (925) 372-3547 between May 5-May 9, to make
special service requests.
VIP seating is available in a reserved area near the stage.
Wine, beer and non-alcoholic beverages are not included in the price of concert tickets;
however, they are available for purchase throughout the day. Last call will be at 8:00 p.m.
There will be food trucks and food vendors with a variety of food options on-site .
This is a family event and we will respectfully eject any person who creates a hostile
environment or takes away from the enjoyment of others.
In and out privileges are allowed only with a valid wristband. Visitors must request a wristband
prior to exit. Wristband is void if tampered with or removed.