Monterey Bay Blues Festival at the Monterey County Fairgrounds
- When: Friday, June 22, 2012, 5 p.m. to midnight
- Where: Monterey County Fairgrounds, Monterey
- Cost: $30 - $220
- Age limit: Not available
- Categories: Blues
Monterey's three-day celebration of the music that's an influence to all music is bringing everyone from Blues Fest veterans Charlie Musselwhite and Sista Monica to big-time newbies Jackie Greene and The Jones Girls. (See Music story.) [AJ]
5pm-midnight Fri; 10am-midnight Sat; 10am-11pm Sun. Monterey County Fairgrounds, 2004 Fairground Rd., Monterey. $55-$75/one-day arena passes; $30-$40/one-day grounds; $99/three-day grounds; $160-$230/three-day main arena. 394-2652, 866-558-4253, www.montereyblues.com.